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House passes bill aimed at protecting voting rights from GOP encroachment

The House on Wednesday approved HR 1, a sweeping government, ethics and election bill that Democrats have made a signature legislative priority.
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The House passed a sweeping voting rights act. What's in it?

The For the People Act, also known as H.R. 1, would provide sweeping reforms on redistricting, absentee voting, voting rights and election security.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Meghan accuses palace of 'perpetuating falsehoods' in new Oprah clip

Duchess of Sussex criticises ‘the firm’ in latest excerpt ahead of broadcast of full Oprah Winfrey interviewThe Duchess of Sussex has claimed in a new clip of her forthcoming interview with Oprah Winfrey that the palace is “perpetuating falsehoods” about her and Prince Harry.In the clip released on Wednesday night in the US, Meghan was asked by Oprah how she felt about the palace hearing her “speak her truth today”. Continue reading...
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House Passes George Floyd Bill Designed To Help Prevent Police Misconduct

The bill bans police chokeholds and no-knock warrants, requires data collection and ends qualified immunity.
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Transportation Department watchdog asked DOJ to consider criminal probe of then-Secretary Elaine Chao over ethics concerns

The Transportation Department's inspector general asked the Justice Department in December to consider a criminal probe into then-Secretary Elaine Chao over her alleged misuse of office, documents made public Wednesday said, including her alleged use of staff for personal tasks like sending Christmas ornaments to family.
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DOJ declined criminal probe into Trump Transportation chief Elaine Chao

The Transportation Department's inspector general asked the Justice Department in December to consider a criminal probe into then-Secretary Elaine Chao over her alleged misuse of office, documents made public Wednesday said, including her alleged use of staff for personal tasks like sending Christmas ornaments to family.
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White House reporters clamor for press conference as Biden waits longer than predecessors

A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter.
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Lost portrait by one of India's most famous female artists resurfaces after 90 years

A previously unknown painting by Amrita Sher-Gil is going under the hammer after being discovered in France.
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Texas power grid CEO is fired following widespread outages during winter storms

Following widespread power outages during a series of winter storms that left many Texas residents in the dark for days, the head of the organization overseeing the state's power grid has been fired.
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Chicago priest Michael Pfleger faces third allegation of sex abuse

A third man has now accused Father Michael Pfleger, senior pastor of the Saint Sabina parish in Chicago, of sexual abuse, according to an affidavit provided to CNN by an attorney for two other men who have also accused the priest.
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Australia: Crown Resorts under fire for underpaying staff - Sydney Criminal Lawyers

A report by the Migrant Workers' Taskforce found that migrants are disproportionately exploited through being underpaid.
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Australia news live: parents of Christian Porter accuser support inquiry into daughter's death

Pressure mounts for inquiry into historical rape allegation made against attorney general as PM says there’s ‘no suggestion’ Porter will step down. Follow latest updates Porter denies historical rape allegationKnown unknowns: questions Porter did not addressJournalists reject Porter’s claim media never contacted himKatharine Murphy: Morrison must call an independent inquiryFollow the global Covid liveblog 4.17am GMT Brittany Higgins has described comments made about her by defence minister L...
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Inflation fears rattle Asian stocks yet again

Asian stocks are falling Thursday as a bond sell-off continues to rattle markets.
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Myanmar: police filmed assaulting medics in CCTV footage – video

Warning: graphic footage. CCTV images published by Radio Free Asia has captured police stopping and shooting at an ambulance and detaining three medics onboard. The vision shows police assaulting the medics, kicking and beating them with gun buttsDozens killed in Myanmar’s worst day of violence since coup Continue reading...
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What History Tells Us About Trading The 3rd Pick

The dream scenario as the Miami Dolphins as they get ready for free agency on March 17th and the 2021 NFL Draft is to trade out of the number 3 overall pick, which they got from the Houston Texans from the Laremy Tunsil trade in the 11th ho
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House Passes Landmark Voting Rights Bill, Setting Up First Major Filibuster Fight

The sweeping reform bill would nullify the wave of voter restrictions that Republicans are pushing at the state level.
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Four states have rolled back mask mandates. More could be on the way. Here's what it could mean for all of us.

Texas and Mississippi joined more than a dozen other states that don't have mask mandates in place. But businesses and local leaders are ignoring the eased rules.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Everyone needs a spurtle in their kitchen – and this pakka wood set is as sharp as they come

When you sort through all those kitchen utensils that take up drawer after drawer in your oh-so-well-stocked kitchen, there could be an essential item that you've forgotten. You undoubtedly have a spoon. And you've almost certainly got a spatula. But think for a second…does your culinary armory also include a spurtle? — Read the rest
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Gorillas at the San Diego Zoo are the first non-humans to be vaccinated against COVID-19

With fewer than 5,000 gorillas left in the wild, researchers have expressed concern that, because apes live in close family groups, a coronavirus infection could spread quickly if just one ape caught the virus. San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Great apes at the San Diego Zoo are the first non-humans to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. The news comes after a gorilla troop at the zoo tested positive for COVID-19 in January. Researchers are hoping to better understand the coronavirus and its effect...
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Australia: Winner of 2020 SCL Criminal Law Scholarship announced - Sydney Criminal Lawyers

Ruth Lubrainschik has a "deep empathy for human struggle", and this deep empathy drives her interest in criminal law.
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House passes sweeping government, ethics and election bill

The House on Wednesday approved HR 1, a sweeping government, ethics and election bill that Democrats have made a signature legislative priority.
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Meghan accuses royals of 'perpetuating falsehoods'

The Duchess of Sussex tells Oprah Winfrey she is not afraid of the consequences of speaking out.
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Republicans’ Impeachment Rants Flipped Against Them In Cringeworthy Supercut

They whined about wasting time on Trump's suits. Now they're focused on Dr. Seuss, cancel culture and Mr. Potato Head.
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Dolphins Free Agent Needs

Louis Ragone joins Michael Fink and we speculate what the Dolphins need and how they might address those needs. The post Dolphins Free Agent Needs appeared first on Miami Dolphins.
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Australia news live: NSW police release statement on dealings with Christian Porter accuser

Pressure mounts for inquiry into historical rape allegation made against attorney general as PM says there’s ‘no suggestion’ Porter will step down. Follow latest updates Porter denies historical rape allegationKnown unknowns: questions Porter did not addressJournalists reject Porter’s claim media never contacted himKatharine Murphy: Morrison must call an independent inquiryFollow the global Covid liveblog 3.30am GMT Via the Australian’s Sharri Markson and News.com’s Samantha Maiden. Both cla...
Tags: Health, Business, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Australian economy, Morrison, Porter


DolphinsTalk Podcast: Why Did Miami Move on from Van Noy & Who will be Miami's Back-up QB

On today'sDolphinsTalk.com Daily Podcast Mike and Ian talk about the big news of the week which is the Dolphins moving on from linebacker Kyle Van Noy. They break down the situation from all sides and talk about how and why this move came
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SpaceX's new prototype rocket landed with flying colors. Then it exploded

Another SpaceX rocket prototype was fueled and ready for a test flight Wednesday, but in the final moments before liftoff, the vehicle's engines sputtered off and the company announced it had aborted the flight.
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SpaceX Mars prototype rocket test flight

A SpaceX rocket prototype, known as SN10, soared over South Texas during test flight Wednesday before swooping down to a pinpoint landing near its launch site. Approximately three minutes after landing, however, multiple independent video feeds showed the rocket exploding on its landing pad.
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Thai navy rescue four cats from burning ship

The cats were found huddled together on the sinking vessel when the navy was sent to check the site.
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Dolphins decided to make one cut that saves cap space but more cuts would be tricky

With two weeks to go before the NFL's new league year and the start of free agency there are at least 11 clubs currently projecting as being over the 2021 ... Click to Continue »
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