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Fox News staffers are 'in a panic' about election night coverage after top hosts were exposed to a COVID-19 patient and told to quarantine

Bret Baier reporting on Fox News on Monday, after being exposed to a coronavirus patient. Fox News Fox News staffers are "in a panic" about election night coverage after several hosts were exposed a COVID-19 patient and told to quarantine, a staffer told The Daily Beast Monday.  Several top execs and hosts — including Fox News President Jay Wallace and chief political correspondent Bret Baier — took a flight with someone who later tested positive for COVID-19. An internal memo sent to staf...
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Mitch McConnell just adjourned the Senate until November 9, ending the prospect of additional coronavirus relief until after the election

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks at a press conference at the US Capitol on September 22, 2020 in Washington, DC, as McConnell said in a statement that the Senate would take up President Donald Trumps nominee for the Supreme Court following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. - There is "overwhelming precedent behind the fact that this Senate will vote on this nomination this year," said Republican Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell, dismissing comparisons to w...
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'You will never, never get your credibility back': Schumer warns GOP that they have no right to tell Democrats how to run things when they're the majority after Barrett's confirmation

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on February 5, 2020 in Washington, DC. Samuel Corum/Getty Images Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer slammed Republicans for confirming Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, a week before the next presidential elections.  "You will never, never get your credibility back," Schumer told Republicans.  Her warned that Republican now have no right to tell Democrats how to run a majority the next time the GOP is in the minority.  Visit Business Insi...
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The best hand sanitizers to buy when Purell is out of stock

If hand washing is not an option, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommend using a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol to remove germs as a good alternative.We tested 47 hand sanitizers that meet the CDC guidelines and the US Food & Drug Administration's (FDA) safety standards to find the best ones.Hand sanitizers from palmpalm, Bare Hands, Sunytizer, Touchland, and Oars+Alps ranked among the best in our testing, and we've included runner ups to each one as th...
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Antitrust Litigation Associate [Sponsored]

AmLaw firm in Washington, DC is seeking an antitrust associate. Are you considering a lateral move?
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Harris dismisses Trump's personal attacks as 'predictable' and 'childish'

Vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris speaking in Washington, DC, on August 27, 2020. ERIC BARADAT/AFP via Getty Images Democratic Vice Presidential nominee Kamala Harris dismissed President Donald Trump's personal attacks on her as "predictable" and "childish in an interview with ABC's "The View" on Monday. "[The] name-calling is not new to me — it's not new to anybody who played on the playground as a child. But this is not the playground," she said. Trump has made a number of personal...
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Jared Kushner said Black people have to 'want to be successful' and criticized 'virtue signaling' after George Floyd's death

Jared Kushner. JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images Jared Kushner on Monday told "Fox & Friends" that Black Americans have to "want to be successful" to benefit from his father-in-law's policies.  "He can't want them to be successful more than they want to be successful," Kushner said.  Kushner also suggested that racial divisions in the US are a result of people "virtue signaling" after George Floyd's death.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. White House senior advisor Jared...
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Jared Kushner says Trump's policies can help address the problems Black Americans have been 'complaining' about, but they have to 'want to be successful'

Jared Kushner. JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images Jared Kushner on Monday told "Fox & Friends" that Black Americans had to "want to be successful" to benefit from his father-in-law's policies. "President Trump's policies are the policies that can help people break out of the problems that they're complaining about," Kushner said. "But he can't want them to be successful more than they want to be successful." The president's son-in-law also suggested that divisions in the US were a result of p...
Tags: Politics, News, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, Donald Trump, Black, Trump, Gallup, Fox & Friends, Kushner, Jared Kushner, Black Americans, 2020 Election


Chris Christie says he's 'surprised' Mike Pence continued to campaign after several aides tested positive for COVID-19

Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie listens as U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the Briefing Room of the White House on September 27, 2020 in Washington, DC. Getty Images/Joshua Roberts Vice President Mike Pence continued to campaign on Sunday after at least four of his top aides tested positive for COVID-19.  Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said he was "surprised" by Pence's actions.  Christie spent seven days in the hospital after contracting COV...
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2020 Election: See Insider's comprehensive guide to the presidential and top congressional races

Joe Raedle/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Business Insider Voting in the 2020 presidential election between President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden ends in eight days on November 3.  In addition to the key presidential battleground states, there are hundreds of important US Senate and House races that will decide the balance of power in Washington, DC, for years to come.  Insider has created individual race guides with information about the candidates, issues, and the state of the ra...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Elections, Texas, Barack Obama, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, University, Pennsylvania, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Maine, Washington Dc, House, Iowa


Black Americans Are Fired Up And Flocking To The Polls In California And Other States

(CNN) — Dave Richards arrived at his polling place before dawn, carrying a blue lawn chair and a giant bottle of water. It was about 6 a.m. on October 12 — the first day of early voting in Georgia — and the business consultant was ready for a long wait in the Atlanta suburb of Smyrna. After three hours in line, Richards, 51, voted in what he called the most crucial election of his lifetime. “This election is more important than the 2008 one for Barack Obama. That 2008 one was for change and maki...
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Pence will ignore the CDC's recommended quarantine period to campaign after 5 aides test positive for COVID-19

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Vice President Mike Pence will continue to campaign this week for President Donald Trump, despite his potential exposure to the coronavirus. At least five of his advisers, including his chief of staff, have tested positive for COVID-19 in recent days. The CDC recommends a 14-day quarantine period to keep anyone who might have been exposed to the virus away from others. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Vice President Mike Pence is sticking t...
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Trump will host another White House gathering for Amy Coney Barrett even though the 1st one became a COVID-19 superspreader event

President Donald Trump speaks as White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows (R) listens prior to Trump's Marine One departure from the South Lawn of the White House July 29, 2020 in Washington DC, for a campaign trip to Texas. Alex Wong/Getty Images The White House will host a celebratory event following Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation vote on Monday evening.  Barrett's September 26 Rose Garden nomination ceremony, which included a maskless crowd, became a COVID-19 su...
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How Long-term Thinking Can Help Earth Now

Inside Finland’s Olkiluoto nuclear waste repository, 1,500 feet underground. Photo Credit: Peter Guenzel With half-lives ranging from 30 to 24,000, or even 16 million years, the radioactive elements in nuclear waste defy our typical operating time frames. The questions around nuclear waste storage — how to keep it safe from those who might wish to weaponize it, where to store it, by what methods, for how long, and with what markings, if any, to warn humans who might stumble upon it thousan...
Tags: Energy, Scotland, White House, China, Environment, Future, America, West Virginia, Washington Dc, Shanghai, Long-term Thinking, Finland, Anthropocene, Epa, Greenland, London School Of Economics


Nursing home workers say they were kept in the dark as COVID-19 engulfed their facilities. Now uncertainty looms as the pandemic drags on.

Jim Siteman talks to his 98-year-old mother, Anna Siteman through an opening in a window at the Daggett-Crandall-Newcomb Home in Norton, MA on May 9, 2020. John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images Nursing homes have been badly hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Workers in these facilities have encountered myriad challenges, including limited PPE, inconsistent testing, and fear of potential exposure.  Many have avoided seeing their families and quit side gigs to keep themselves, their re...
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Senate confirms Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court despite opposition from Democrats

US President Donald Trump announces his US Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett (R), in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC on September 26, 2020. Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images) The Senate on Monday voted to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.  Barrett was confirmed just eight days before Election Day amid fervent opposition from Senate Democrats.  She will be President Donald Trump's third Supreme Court justice.  Visit Business Insider'...
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Key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: data centers are red hot, and studio space investment is booming

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Cowor...
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Dr. Fauci contradicted Trump's repeated claims that the US is 'rounding the corner' on COVID-19. It's 'actually going in the wrong direction'

Dr. Anthony Fauci (L), director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks as U.S. President Donald Trump looks on during a briefing on the coronavirus pandemic, in the press briefing room of the White House on March 24, 2020 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci shot down President Trump's repeated claims that the country is "rounding the corner" in the coronavirus pandemic. Trump has asserted over and over that the US is overcoming COVID...
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Pope Francis appoints America's first Black cardinal, Wilton Gregory

Last year, Wilton Gregory made history as Washington, DC's first African-American archbishop. On Sunday, Pope Francis tapped him to become America's first Black cardinal.
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Pope appoints America's first Black cardinal

Last year, Wilton Gregory made history as Washington, DC's first African-American archbishop.
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Covering just some of many criminal justice reforms stories percolating in 2020 election

Every election is important for the fate and future of criminal justice reform, but every even-year Fall it is hard not to get caught up in the notion that this year's election is uniquely significant and consequential.  As I noted in this prior post, the discussion at the last Prez debate leads me to be (foolishly?) hopeful that we will see some follow up to the FIRST STEP Act or some other form of of federal criminal justice reform in the coming years no matter who prevails at the federal leve...
Tags: Law, Congress, Colorado, California, Oregon, White House, Washington Dc, Oklahoma, Biden, Trump, Douglas A Berman, Fox News Marijuana, Vox Oregon


Trump is waging a quiet war against civilians in Iran as the coronavirus pandemic drags on

Iranians, some in face masks, on a street in Tehran, June 3, 2020. AFP/Getty Images The Trump administration rolled out yet another set of sanctions on Iranians this month, further restricting access to food and medicine. The new round of sanctions comes after years of similar measures that restricted access to medicine and amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic that has strained Iran's healthcare system even more. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. With people in Iran alre...
Tags: Politics, China, India, US, America, Trends, Iran, United States, Washington Dc, Middle East, Libya, Un, World Bank, Tehran, Donald Trump, Notre Dame


Fauci suggested a face mask mandate and warned that the general public might not get a COVID-19 vaccine until mid-2021

Dr. Anthony Fauci in Washington DC on September 23, 2020. Alex Edelman / AFP via Getty Images Dr. Anthony Fauci has suggested that face coverings should be made mandatory in the US. "Well, if people are not wearing masks, then maybe we should be mandating it," Fauci told CNN on Friday. He did not say whether this would at a national or state level. Fauci's comments come as the US enters its third, and likely deadliest, coronavirus surge. The infectious-disease expert also gave an update on...
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26 clothing stores you'll see less of in the future

Gap just announced it would begin exiting malls and shutter 350 stores by 2024. Reuters Many clothing retailers have announced store closures in the past year, and the coronavirus pandemic has led to even more. Gap Inc. just announced it would begin exiting malls and shutter 350 stores by 2024. American Eagle Outfitters recently announced it will be permanently closing up to 50 stores this year and could close up to 500 stores in the next two years. Legacy department stores Century 21, Lor...
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34 photos that show how Halloween has been celebrated at the White House

U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump hand out Halloween candy to visiting schoolchildren in advance of Halloween at the White House in Washington, U.S., October 28, 2019. Tom Brenner/Reuters Halloween at the White House has been a fun tradition honored by presidential administrations over the past 60 years. It started when First Lady Mamie Eisenhower first decided to decorate the White House for the holiday in 1958. Since then, presidents and first ladies have welcomed ...
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GOA & Journalist Notify FBI Regarding FaceBook & Foreign Election Interference VIDEO

Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- Thursday, October 22nd, 2020 the FBI announced in a news conference that foreign states, including Iran, Russia, and other actors, have taken “specific actions” to influence public opinion during the U.S. election by obtaining voter registration. FBI Director Christopher Wray and Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announced that Iranian intelligence was responsible for a recent campaign of emails sent to intimidate Florida voters. They also rep...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Russia, Joe Biden, Iran, Fbi, Washington Dc, Moscow, Goa, Kamala Harris, Gun Owners of America GOA, Crump, FEC, Christopher Wray, Iran Russia


Facebook pulled 48 Trump election campaign ads which told people 'your vote has not been counted'

President Donald Trump approaches reporters on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, DC, September 30, 2020. Carlos Barria/Reuters Facebook removed 48 ads from the Trump campaign for violating their voter interference policy, a spokesperson told Business Insider. They included the phrase "Your vote has not been counted." The ads were aimed at people who had not yet voted, but would likely have also been seen by people who had voted. Some 399,000 people saw them. President Donald...
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These are the key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: data centers are red hot, and studio space investment is booming

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Cowor...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Hbo, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Tech, Georgia, Bank Of America, Andreessen, Brooklyn


Trump administration 'acted with complete disregard' for international law by deporting Hondurans — in Guatemala — civil society groups charge

Honduran migrants, part of a US-bound caravan, are intercepted by Guatemalan Army members who ask them for documents in San Luis, Peten department, Guatemala on October 3, 2020. JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP via Getty Images In January, US agents in Guatemala packed Honduran migrants into unmarked vans, transporting them back to Honduras. Under an agreement between the US and Guatemala, migrants are supposed to be able to apply for asylum in the US from Guatemalan soil. "DHS treats the US border as if...
Tags: Politics, News, Senate, Asylum, Immigration, US, Trends, Dhs, United States, Migration, Washington Dc, State Department, Honduras, Guatemala, Charles Davis, Central America


Quibi's investors want their money back

Hi! Welcome to the Insider Advertising daily for October 23. I'm Lauren Johnson, a senior advertising reporter at Business Insider. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Send me feedback or tips at [email protected]'s news: Quibi's investors want their money back, Facebook's Carolyn Everson talks about the recent advertiser boycott, and GroupM global CEO Christian Juhl makes the case for a new ad model. Still from "Chrissy's Court" on Quibi...
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