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In a week that uncovered the extent of Russian atrocities against Ukrainian civilians, an indiscriminate attack on a train station Friday appeared to provide the strongest indication yet that President Vladimir Putin remains undeterred in his offensive, even as he faces the prospect of war crime charges.
McCarthy's Jan. 6 committee gamble faces big test this spring
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Russia-Ukraine latest updates: US to send Kyiv ‘weapons it needs’
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'The course correction that we need': Pompeo predicts Republican takeover of Congress
Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said pocketbook issues would send people to the ballot box in droves this November, with record inflation and surging prices handing a congressional majority back to Republicans.
Ukraine economy seen being slashed in half; Austrian leader will meet Putin in Moscow on Monday
The World Bank expects Ukraine's economic output to be cut almost by half, as Russia's invasion of the country has shut or destroyed businesses.
Is Trump in his sights? Garland under pressure to charge ex-president
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Zelenskyy pleads for more weapons, calls for embargo on Russian oil
Ukraine's president asked nations of the world to ban Russian energy exports, which he said are enabling Moscow's invasion of his country.
Hunter Biden 'like the president' at Malibu pad, guarded 24/7 by Secret Service
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Sanctions fail to curb Moscow’s violence
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Japanese billionaire says 'big potential' for robot companions to make people happy
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Satellite images show apparent Russian military convoy east of Kharkiv
As Russia shifts its plans after failing to take Kyiv, President Vladimir Putin names Army Gen. Alexander Dvornikov to run the war for him, a US and a European official say
'Family, family, family:' Valerie Biden Owens defends brother 'Joey' and nephew Hunter
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Russia-Ukraine war live updates: Kremlin is targeting all of Europe, Zelenskyy says as war moves east
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EU to consider Ukraine membership in weeks; Russia warns of 'direct military confrontation' with US: April 10 recap
Sending military equipment to Ukraine could spark 'direct military confrontation' between US and Russia, Russia's UN envoy says.
Low turnout as France goes to the polls to elect new president
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1st US ambassador to Ukraine: 'I think we handled it wrong from the get-go' | CNN Politics
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Abrams-backed election lawsuit goes to trial in Georgia
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Court Revives Challenge To Madison Cawthorn's Reelection Effort
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Musk proposes Twitter Blue subscription shake-up days after disclosing 9.2% Twitter stake
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Bottleneck: The border problems left behind by Title 42
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Gov. Hochul signs $220B budget, boosted by federal aid, surplus
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'Is my money gone?' $600 million theft shakes a thriving crypto community
Axie Infinity became a leader in the growing play-to-earn space, where players can make money and even earn a living. Then its blockchain was hacked.
Putin is morally and criminally responsible for atrocities in Ukraine
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What led to leader Imran Khan’s downfall in Pakistan?
Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf lost the support of coalition allies, denying him the parliamentary majority he needed.
Ukraine, the UN and history's greatest broken promise
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Two Palestinian women killed by Israeli forces in the West Bank
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Ukraine: Three ways this war could escalate and drag Nato in
How exactly could this conflict escalate into a wider pan-European conflict that drags in Nato?
Even with ties, Ukrainian families struggle to reach the United States
Olena Kopchak, her husband and their 8-year-old daughter, Yana, are among the growing number of Ukrainians who are trying to make it to the United States — and confronting obstacles.
Bongino: Radical Left can't be written off as 'just bad politics'
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PM Khan gone: Pakistan’s political crisis explained in 400 words
Khan became the first PM in Pakistan’s history to be sent packing through a vote of no confidence.
Iran MPs set conditions for reviving 2015 nuclear deal amid stalled talks
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Kid Rock opens concert with video message from Trump
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Rep. Mike Turner describes 'disheartening despair' at Polish refugee facility, blames Putin for atrocities
EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Mike Turner, R-Ohio, spoke with Fox News Digital while on a bipartisan congressional delegation to the Northeast Poland-Ukraine border, and described the "heartbreaking" effects on Ukrainian refugees fleeing the war.
Full embargo on oil could stop war - ex-Putin aide
President Putin's former chief economic adviser tells the BBC Western countries could stop the war.
2024 Watch: In the fundraising fight, Ron DeSantis is the $100 million man
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is an fundraising behemoth, hauling in over $100 million so far for his 2022 reelection, which is sending a 2024 signal
Ukrainian refugees in Poland get help for trauma you can't see -- mental health
Eight-year-old Yana was going to gymnastics class six days a week at home near Odessa, Ukraine.
State troopers debunk strange cloud formation in Alaskan sky
Alaskans took to social media to document the dark gray column of smoke tunneling over Lazy Mountain.
Thinking about buying a car? Here's what auto experts say you need to know
Vehicle prices on both new and used cars and trucks have soared, and for auto shoppers that makes it's a challenging time to find a deal.
School of Black Utah student who died by suicide allowed bullying 'on any ground' to go unchecked, report finds | CNN
When Isabella "Izzy" Tichenor died by suicide in November, her mother alleged that the 10-year-old Black and autistic student at Foxboro Elementary in Farmington, Utah, had been bullied because of her race and disability.
Democrats turn to their Gen Z whisperer as youth support wobbles
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When I’m not reporting, the fear creeps in
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Another Law Trump Ignored: Accounting For Foreign Gifts In The White House
After complaining about Hunter Biden, Trump walked away from the Oval Office telling no one about his foreign gifts.
Russian bank VTB no longer has control of European subsidiary, German regulator says
Russian bank VTB can no longer exercise any control over its European subsidiary in the wake of new sanctions, German regulator BaFin said on Sunday.
There’s a growing interest in wealth taxes on the super-rich. Here’s why it hasn’t happened
Americans increasingly favor a wealth tax on the ultra-rich, but despite the uptick in proposals, these policies have struggled to gain traction.
Young adults show dramatic loss of faith in UK democracy, survey reveals
New report says sidelining of parliament by Tory government has further eroded trust in political system
California thieves steal everything from touring rock band, fans come to the rescue
A group of Oakland thieves robbed a touring Venezuelan rock band of equipment and personal documents.
John Boehner had told Biden's sister that she should advise him to sit out the 2020 presidential race, called politics a 'blood sport,' book says
"He's a good man and he has served his country well," the former speaker said of Biden, according to Owens, in advising against a White House bid.
Dwayne Haskins' Instagram flooded with sympathies from NFL stars
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‘This isn’t Podunk’: A Cuomo-era plan to dramatically alter Manhattan meets resistance
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Florida Republicans accepted donations from ex-congressman who sent lewd messages to underage boys even as party's right wing crusades against 'grooming'
Republican Rep. Mark Foley resigned from Congress in 2006 but continues to make donations from unused campaign funds.
Zelensky says Ukraine’s goal is to be part of the EU
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Zelenskyy warns that Russian aggression will not stop with Ukraine
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said in his evening address that Russia is targeting all of Europe with its aggression, and defending Ukraine is essential for the security of all democracies.
Sunnova CEO says war in Ukraine will spur shift to renewables, calls on U.S. to foster solar panel production
Consumer demands, on both reliability and price; climate change, and geopolitical and national security will spur a shift to solar energy, Sunnova CEO says.
Trump endorses Mehmet Oz in Pennsylvania Senate race | CNN Politics
Former President Donald Trump endorsed Dr. Mehmet Oz for US Senate on Saturday, just weeks before the contested Republican primary in Pennsylvania.
Opinion | How Russia’s Invasion Upended the French Presidential Election
France had been engaged in a major debate about its national identity. Then Putin launched his war on Ukraine.
Putin's war fuels tensions in Baltic states with Russian-speaking populations
More than 95 percent of residents of Narva, Estonia, speak Russian, and at least 30 percent carry Russian passports. Every act of Kremlin aggression becomes a flashpoint for the town.
Bitcoin 2022 conference: Peter Thiel's rant, Cathie Wood's $1 million price target and a 'laser eyes' bull take spotlights at the annual crypto event
Cathie Wood backed her view that bitcoin will go to $1 million, and Michael Saylor said President Biden has given the "green light" to bitcoin.
Gov. DeSantis explains Florida's popularity: 'We do believe in parents' rights'
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis detailed the “free” principles driving his state's popularity Saturday on "Unfiltered."
Ukraine war: Disbelief and horror after Kramatorsk train station attack
The people of Kramatorsk are coming to terms with a strike on a train station that killed more than 50.
Stadium politics rile states fighting over NFL teams
Governors and legislators in several states are racing to throw hundreds of millions of dollars in tax breaks, rebates and straight up cash at some of the richest people in the nation, hoping to se…
Ukraine: Johnson pledges aid to Zelensky in Kyiv meeting
The PM offers Ukraine 120 armoured vehicles during a visit No 10 calls a "show of solidarity" .
Chris Rock makes subtle joke about slap controversy during California show, says he'll talk when he's 'paid'
Comedian Chris Rock did not address the controversial moment at the Oscars when Will Smith slapped him on stage, besides making a subtle joke about it.
Ukraine conflict hurts Russian science, as West pulls funding
Dozens of international scientists have arrived each year since 2000 at Russia's remote Northeast Science Station on the Kolyma River in Siberia to study climate change in the Arctic environment.
Akshata Murty: Inquiry into leak of Rishi Sunak's wife's taxes begins
Labour says a row over Akshata Murty's tax affairs raises questions over the chancellor's judgement.
Keep an eye on these 9 beaten-down retail stocks, Jim Cramer says
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Wall St Week Ahead Beaten-down growth stocks alluring as Fed slows U.S. economy
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WarnerMedia and Discovery close merger
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Immigrant rights groups say ICE's no visitation policy taking toll on detainees’ mental health
It’s been more than two years since families and friends have been able to visit loved ones in person at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility in Tacoma. ICE suspended visitations at all detention facilities in early 2020 and has kept that policy in place. Now, national and...
Earliest-known galaxy offers clues about the primordial universe
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String of COVID cases hits DC as nationwide rise looms
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Ag Secretary Vilsack joins Speaker Pelosi, Sen. Collins in testing positive for COVID as outbreak spreads among DC officials
Speaker Pelosi's and Sen. Collins's positive tests are the latest coronavirus cases to roil DC, as several government officials have tested positive.
Frustration with pandemic shutdowns pushed Arizona House GOP candidate to run
Congress has a long tradition of attracting military veterans to its ranks.
5 ways to increase COVID-19 booster uptake: Analysis
Dr. Jay Bhatt discusses a public health approach to increasing booster uptake.
Covid outbreak in Shanghai has dogs on lockdown with their owners
Residents barred from leaving their homes are "walking" their dogs indoors and worry what will happen if they test positive and have to leave their pets behind, NBC News reports.
A new COVID wave is probably coming, and America just doesn’t seem to care
As bosses begin ordering workers back to the office and masks come off, a new study warns COVID could become the No. 1 cause of death in the U.S., and Fauci says a wave is likely in the fall.
Shanghai seeks to reassure residents over COVID-hit supplies
The city reported nearly 25,000 COVID-19 cases as residents voiced complaints over food and basic supplies.
Living with COVID: Experts divided on UK plan as cases soar
LONDON (AP) — For many in the U.K., the pandemic may as well be over. Mask requirements have been dropped. Free mass testing is a thing of the past. And for the first time since spring 2020, people can go abroad for holidays without ordering tests or filling out lengthy forms.
CDC lowers COVID-19 warnings for Canada, Argentina, Jamaica - The Points Guy
Here's an update on the destinations that have had their COVID-19 risk levels lowered by the CDC.
Secretary Vilsack in isolation after positive COVID test - Brownfield Ag News
Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack during a Wisconsin dairy farm tour Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack will be working from home for a while. Vilsack tested positive for COVID-19 Friday after experiencing mild symptoms. USDA says Vilsack is fully vaccinated and had tested negative both before and after his...
Senior News Line: COVID phone scams
Thieves and scammers will do nearly anything to help us part with our dollars. In the latest one, as I write this, the thieves want to help me get the free COVID tests the government is sending out.
Another COVID-19 surge will hit the U.S. this fall, Dr. Fauci warns
A new coronavirus outbreak will begin in the fall, according to Dr. Fauci.
Many Americans can now get a 4th COVID shot – but should they wait?
Is there any reason to hold off on the extra dose? Doctors weigh in.
Incomplete data likely masks a rise in U.S. Covid cases as focus on infection counts fades
Experts agree that daily U.S. Covid cases are dramatically undercounted. Some have begun to question the stat’s importance in this phase of the pandemic.
Experts are trying to figure out the future of the COVID-19 vaccines
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The latest COVID-19 case numbers around the states and territories
Here's a quick wrap of today's COVID statistics from each Australian jurisdiction.
DC man steals over $2 million in COVID-19 funding - WTOP News
D.C. Department of Justice officials say that Elias Eldabbagh, 30, has pleaded guilty to wire fraud charges after carrying out a scheme with the potential to gain $31 million of CARES Act funding. He successfully stole $2,385,000.