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Pelosi taps retired military commander, who oversaw the US response to Hurricane Katrina, to oversee probe into security failures during Capitol siege

Lt. General Russel Honore listens to a Hurricane Katrina disaster briefing during a stop over in New Orleans, on Friday, Sept. 9, 2005. Rob Carr/AP House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré will lead "an immediate review" of the security during the Capitol attack.  On January 6, pro-Trump insurrectionists stormed the Capitol, which resulted in five deaths.  Honoré is known for leading the task force that was in charge of the US military response to Hurricane ...
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Covid hotspots NSW: list of Sydney and regional coronavirus case locations

Here are the current coronavirus hotspots in New South Wales and what to do if you’ve visited themAustralia’s Covid restrictions and lockdown rules – state by stateNSW Covid cases map; Vic hotspots list; QLD hotspots listDownload the free Guardian appNew South Wales health authorities have updated a list of hotspots Covid-positive people have visited while infectious.Those who attended some locations must isolate immediately for 14 days after you were last there, others must monitor for symptoms...
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Ten hours of the Karate Kid II drumming

"Father say use drum technique only as last resort." Same with this video. Below, the classic scene from whence it came:
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Australia: Major reforms to foreign investment and security laws now in force - ClarkeKann Lawyers

The most significant reform is to the acquisition of land and businesses deemed to be in Australia's national interest.
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An intelligence report by Capitol Police warned 'Congress itself' could be targeted, days before the deadly siege on the US Capitol, according to The Washington Post

The aftermath of the US Capitol Building riots. Leah Millis/Reuters In a report produced days before the deadly siege on the US Capitol, Capitol Police intelligence warned "Congress itself" could be the target of an attack by pro-Trump protesters. The January 3 report, obtained by The Washington Post, said Trump supporters saw January 6 "as the last opportunity to overturn the results of the presidential election" and that this "sense of desperation and disappointment may lead to more of a...
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Governors Furious That Promised Federal Vaccine ‘Reserves’ Are Already Gone

Extra doses have already been distributed just as the pool of people eligible for the coronavirus vaccine is burgeoning.
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HHS Secretary complains of tarnished legacy in resignation letter

President Trump's "actions and rhetoric" have tarnished the administration's legacy, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said in a resignation letter submitted this week.
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Giuliani uses unfounded 'Antifa' argument to defend Trump

President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani has been working to bolster conspiratorial claims that left-wing agitators played a dominant role in the last week's Capitol riot.
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Coronavirus: EU anger over delayed Pfizer vaccine deliveries

Many EU countries are receiving significantly fewer doses due to a change in manufacturing processes.
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Australia: Business Interruption Insurance Dispute - ClarkeKann Lawyers

Despite this favourable outcome, small businesses could still face challenges in making business interruption claims.
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As the ship continues to spring new leaks...

...the new leaks keep getting funnier. You know, if I'm counting on you to protect me from assassins, not only can you use my loo, you can come hang out with me while I'm on the throne, too. Don't worry, there's a magazine rack if the conversation gets dull. https://t.co/nKbfscMWWH— Tamara K. (@TamSlick) January 15, 2021 [Author: Tam]
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What will be Trump's legacy? Hear historian's prediction

CNN's presidential historian Douglas Brinkley talks about what President Trump's legacy will be once he leaves office, and how the riots at the US Capitol have affected that legacy.
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Historian on Donald Trump's legacy: He's an 'asterisk president'

CNN's presidential historian Douglas Brinkley talks about what President Trump's legacy will be once he leaves office, and how the riots at the US Capitol have affected that legacy.
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Australia: Jailing is failing: An interview with the Justice Reform Initiative (JRI) executive director, Dr Mindy Sotiri - Sydney Criminal Lawyers

The JRI is comprised of an exceptional group of members, aligned in their commitment to prison reform across Australia.
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Donald Trump appeal says government should defend E Jean Carroll lawsuit

Justice department puts itself in between president and writer who sued after Trump dismissed 1990s rape allegation as bookselling ployThe US justice department has said Donald Trump should not be forced to defend himself against a defamation lawsuit by the author E Jean Carroll, who accused him of raping her, and that the government itself should be substituted as the defendant.In a filing with the 2nd US circuit court of appeals in Manhattan, the department said Trump qualified as a typical “e...
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Mexican president defends decision not to press charges against ex-minister who was arrested on drug charges in US

President Andres Manuel López Obrador defended his attorney general's exoneration of a former defense minister Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda who was arrested in Los Angeles last October on drug trafficking charges that were later dropped when he was returned to Mexico with a promise by local authorities to investigate him.
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Powerful earthquake in Indonesia's Sulawesi kills dozens, injures hundreds

Dozens of people have died after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Sulawesi island early Friday, according to the head of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent societies in Indonesia.
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The dinosaurs in Pee-wee's Big Adventure have been painted for Valentine's Day

The Cabazon Dinosaurs are getting seasonal makeovers. It seems to have started last year when they painted their T-Rex as "Santa Claws." Now, love is in the air. To celebrate Valentine's Day, they've turned Dinny the Brontosaurus, the roadside attraction's original steel-and-concrete dino, hot pink, and placed a heart with the word "LOVE" on its side. — Read the rest
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Australia: Supporting entrepreneurial spirit - Madderns Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys

This Entrepreneurs' Programme will assist businesses become more competitive to take advantage of growth opportunities.
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Australian Open players locked down as two test positive for Covid-19 after flight from US

Victoria Azarenka, Sloane Stephens and Kei Nishikori confined to hotel rooms after two people on chartered flight test positive Follow today’s coronavirus live blog‘At the coalface’: what the Australian expert in WHO’s Covid mission in China hopes to findTwo-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka is believed to be among a group of players who will be confined to their hotel rooms for the next 14 days after two people on the charter flight QR7493 from Los Angeles tested positive to Covid...
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California Reporting 525 COVID-Related Deaths Every Day

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — More Californians than ever are dying from the coronavirus — a knee-bucking 525 every day — and with the number expected to keep climbing state officials said Friday they are sending more refrigerated trailers to act as makeshift morgues for overwhelmed county coroner’s offices. There are now 98 of the trailers to help county coroners store bodies “with respect and dignity,” Office of Emergency Services Director Mark Ghilarducci said. In Los Angeles County, where on ave...
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California Leaders Push Vaccinations Despite Limited Supply

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s governor and the mayor of Los Angeles triumphantly touted Dodger Stadium on Friday as a new mass coronavirus vaccination site capable of administering 12,000 shots a day, despite acknowledging they had no idea how many vaccines the state can expect to get from the federal government. “As soon as we know, we’ll be able to communicate that more fully to members of the public,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said during a news conference at the stadium, following contentio...
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Covid: UK variant could drive 'rapid growth' in US cases, CDC warns

Health officials warn the highly contagious UK Covid variant could become the dominant strain by March.
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TV Ratings: ‘Mr. Mayor’ Ratings Quadruple in Key Demo Following Premiere Date

NBCUniversal’s newest sitcom series “Mr. Mayor,” a comedic, skeptical take on city government co-created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, opened to solid numbers in its Thursday night debut on Jan. 7. One week after the premiere, and ratings in the key, adults ages 18-49 demographic haven’t just undergone a substantial increase— they’ve quadrupled, from […]
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Washington Post: Capitol Police intelligence report warned of violence targeting 'Congress itself' three days before attack

An internal Capitol Police intelligence report produced three days before rioters breached the US Capitol cautioned that violent supporters of President Donald Trump could zero in on "Congress itself," the Washington Post reported Friday, citing obtained portions of the 12-page memo.
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HHS Secretary complains of tarnished legacy in resignation letter to Trump

President Trump's "actions and rhetoric" have tarnished the administration's legacy, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said in a resignation letter submitted this week.
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HHS Secretary Alex Azar complains of tarnished legacy in resignation letter to Trump

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has turned in a resignation letter in which he complains about a tarnished legacy for his department and the administration after riots in the Capitol.
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Australia: JobKeeper payment for January 2021 and beyond – what you need to know - Coleman Greig Lawyers

Employers who fail to comply with the JobKeeper payment rules may be required to repay the full subsidy with penalties.
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See how Trump could get booted from his next home

CNN's Randi Kaye examines how President Donald Trump's plan to make Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida, his permanent residence after his presidential term is up may be in violation of his 1993 agreement with the town.
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Donald Trump's plan to move to Mar-a-Lago faces challenges

CNN's Randi Kaye examines how President Donald Trump's plan to make Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida, his permanent residence may violate his 1993 agreement with the town.
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