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January 19, 2021


Trump’s impeachment trial looms as Congress prepares for the Biden administration

USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here It seems the uncertainty of the Trump era isn’t going to evaporate on Wednesday because Congress isn’t quite finished with Trump yet. The focus this week is on Biden becoming the 46th President of the United States, protecting Washington......

Biden unveils $1.9 trillion economic relief as Trump’s Senate trial looms

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday unveiled his $1.9 trillion coronavirus economic relief package, an ambitious plan that includes a drive to vaccinate 100 million people in his first 100 days in office. Meanwhile, President Trump’s post-presidency future remains unclear......

Dollar downtrend takes breather amid higher yields as jobs report looms

TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar held on to its biggest gain in more than two months against major peers on Friday as a rise in U.S. yields triggered some unwinding of bearish bets on the currency. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. Dollar banknote is seen in this illustration taken May 26,......

Kim Kardashian Steps Out Wearing Wedding Band as Kanye West Divorce Looms – E! Online

It’s no big surprise that all eyes have been on Kim Kardashian’s ring finger as she contemplates divorcing Kanye West. The day before E! News confirmed that Kim has been living… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page......

January looms as Barcelona’s most crucial month in living memory

January shapes up as an absolutely colossal month for Barcelona given that: Their greatest ever player is suddenly free to commit to a rival club for no fee, and they could kiss goodbye to three trophy chances (Supercup, Copa and League) by the time February dawns. Plus, please don’t forget......

‘Miracle’ Dog Thrown Off Balcony Gets Foster Home As Custody Battle Looms

Exclusive The German Shepherd that survived an horrific incident of animal cruelty is getting a Christmas miracle … the pooch will spend the holiday in a loving foster home in Florida. The dog, which Volusia County Sheriff’s officials appropriately named “Miracle,” is being cared for by a foster care individual......

Lawmakers push to finalize coronavirus relief deal as possible shutdown looms

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Congressional leaders are still working to finalize a new coronavirus relief package, with protections for millions of Americans set to expire in days. With government funding set to expire at midnight on Friday, lawmakers also face the specter of......

Senate overwhelmingly passes $740 billion defense bill as Trump’s veto threat looms

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here An F-35B Lightning II fighter aircraft with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced), 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), prepares to take off from the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) prior to a strike exercise......

Trump officials hit out at China as presidential transition looms in the U.S.

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Officials from President Donald Trump’s outgoing administration have again sought to portray China as a threat that needs to be dealt with — just weeks before President-elect Joe Biden takes over the White House. Speaking at the Milken Institute Asia......

As Brexit Deadline Looms, Boris Johnson Takes Personal Control of Talks

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New York Times – For more and to sign up click here LONDON — With time running out and the gaps still wide, Prime Minister Boris Johnson took personal control of the Brexit negotiations on Monday, declaring that he would travel to Brussels later this week for a last-ditch effort......

Trump’s options dwindle as safe harbor deadline looms

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The last time a presidential election was resolved at the Supreme Court, the safe harbor deadline proved pivotal. And several legal actions seem to be hurtling toward a potential resolution on Tuesday — including a Pennsylvania dispute where Justice Samuel......

Regional stay-at-home order looms for Southern California as coronavirus cases shatter records

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here A regional stay-at-home order is set to take effect Sunday night amid a surge of coronavirus cases that have gripped virtually all of California. In Los Angeles County, infections and hospitalizations continued to shattered daily records for the fourth......

Analysis: As stocks soar, government shutdown looms amid pandemic

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors worried about whether a looming government shutdown could slow U.S. stocks’ recent surge can take comfort in history: markets have tended to shrug off shutdowns despite their potentially nasty economic impact. FILE PHOTO: A Wall St. sign is seen near the New York Stock Exchange......

Republican Resistance Looms in the Senate for Biden’s Nominees

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WASHINGTON — Senator Bernie Sanders, the progressive Vermont independent, has emerged as a contender for labor secretary in President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s administration, a prospect that would suit his ambitions of being a warrior for working Americans — and one that makes some Senate Republicans very uneasy. “I think......

As COVID-19 still looms, football even more of a respite at West Point

WEST POINT, N.Y. — Lt. Gen. Darryl A. Williams is uniquely suited to appreciate the interconnection between football and cadet life at the U.S. Military Academy. Williams, the West Point superintendent, played defensive end for the Black Knights in the early 1980s. He chased Heisman Trophy winner Doug Flutie of......

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