Manchin criticizes 'out of stater' Sanders for op ed in West Virginia
One Texas deputy killed and two others wounded in shooting, Houston police say
A constable's deputy was killed and two others were wounded when they were shot from behind outside a bar in Houston, Texas, early Saturday, authorities said.
Americans are ready to tax the rich
It’s not always clear what the public wants. But a new poll shows strong support for taxing the rich to pay for Democrats’ Build Back Better Act.
Texas book controversy: School administrator told teachers to include Holocaust books with 'opposing' views when explaining new state law
A school district superintendent in North Texas apologized Thursday night after one of the district's administrators told teachers that if they have books about the Holocaust in their classroom libraries, then they should also include books that have...
Key to Biden's Climate Agenda Like to Be Cut Because of Manchin
The most powerful part of President Biden’s climate agenda — a program to rapidly replace the nation’s coal- and gas-fired power plants with wind, solar and nuclear energy — will likely be dropped from the massive budget bill pending in Congress,...
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Unvaccinated Adults 11 Times More Likely To Die of COVID-19: CDC
In August, the risk of dying from the coronavirus was more than 11 times higher for unvaccinated adults, new CDC data shows.
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His budget plan stalled in Congress, Biden pitches child care expansion
Former President Bill Clinton to remain in hospital
Waffle House waitress pulled gun over food complaint, Atlanta customer claims
It’s recess but we still have Congressional Hits and Misses
Did Daredevil Cliff Jumper Get Friends to Stage Fake Kidnapping?
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Winemaking and marathon running: what Kyrsten Sinema does instead of her job
NASA's Lucy mission blasts off to unlock mysteries of the solar system
Biden press secretary Jen Psaki may have violated ethics law with comment on Virginia race, watchdog says
Jen Psaki Pledges to ‘Be More Careful’ to Avoid Hatch Act Violations After Ethics Complaint
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Separated from family in US, a young Afghan woman pleads for help getting out
Facebook and Big Tobacco: Why Social Media Is (and Isn’t) Like Cigarettes