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Democrats quietly limit House GOP effort to press for probes into Biden administration

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here According to publicly available documents reviewed by CNN, Democrats in March began slipping language into House rules that essentially blocks Republicans from using a “resolution of inquiry.” That tool allows a lawmaker to formally request information from the executive......

How the Supreme Court Quietly Undercut Roe v. Wade

New York Times
“I think it’s a reasonable question, whatever one thinks of the answers the court is reaching in these cases, whether we actually think it’s healthy for so many major questions affecting so many people to be resolved in this highly compressed, circumscribed, truncated review process,” Professor Vladeck said. The court’s......

Why the Royal Family Was “Quietly Pleased” That Meghan Markle Didn’t Attend Prince Philip’s Funeral – E! Online

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Prince Philip’s funeral in April ended up being a chance for Prince Harry to make amends with his family overseas after his shocking interview with Oprah Winfrey. He reunited with brother… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page......

Tim Scott quietly builds a mega-millions political operation

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here The pro-Scott super PAC, Opportunity Matters Fund, has drawn support from conservative donors like Richard Gaby, who has bankrolled the likes of former President Donald Trump and Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene. But Scott has also received backing from the......

JPMorgan, led by bitcoin skeptic Jamie Dimon, quietly unveils access to a half-dozen crypto funds

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Jamie Dimon, chairman and chief executive officer of JPMorgan Chase & Co., listens during a Business Roundtable CEO Innovation Summit discussion in Washington, D.C., Dec. 6, 2018. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images With little fanfare, JPMorgan Chase has......

Disinformation for Hire, a Shadow Industry, Is Quietly Booming

New York Times
In May, several French and German social media influencers received a strange proposal. A London-based public relations agency wanted to pay them to promote messages on behalf of a client. A polished three-page document detailed what to say and on which platforms to say it. But it asked the influencers......

Islanders Quietly Close Their Door to the Stanley Cup Finals

New York Times
David Waldstein The years drift by, the players, coaches and owners come and go, and the Islanders’ long wait for another appearance in the Stanley Cup finals continues. On Friday night, the Islanders were one win away from reaching hockey’s grandest stage for the first time since 1984, one goal......

How Tesla is quietly expanding its energy storage business

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced in 2015 that the electric-vehicle company would be getting into the energy business. Now, it’s starting to take off. On its Q4 2020 earnings call, the company said its battery deployments increased 83% in 2020,......

White House Is Said to Quietly Push Change to D.C. Statehood Bill

New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Biden administration has quietly approached congressional Democrats about a potential change to their high-profile but long-shot effort to transform most of the District of Columbia into the nation’s 51st state, according to executive and legislative branch officials. The bill, which passed the House last month but faces......

Swiss Billionaire Quietly Becomes Influential Force Among Democrats

New York Times
This type of spending — which is usually channeled through nonprofit groups that do not have to disclose much information about their finances, including their donors — was embraced by conservatives after campaign spending restrictions were loosened by regulatory changes and court rulings, most notably the Supreme Court’s 2010 decision......

A Coinbase-backed start-up quietly powering the NFT boom raises new funding

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Alchemy co-founders Nikil Viswanathan (left) and Joe Lau. Source: Alchemy Alchemy, a start-up subtly powering the recent NFT boom, is raising another round of capital as it tries to keep up with the fast-growing industry. The San Francisco-based company announced......

Game of Thrones’ Natalie Dormer Quietly Gives Birth to Baby Girl – E! Online

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Natalie Dormer is revealing how she spent her time during the coronavirus pandemic, and no, she didn’t just bake bread. Instead, the actress tells the That’s After Life podcast… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click......

The Biden Administration Is Quietly Obsessing Over Inflation

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“We think the likeliest outlook over the next several months is for inflation to rise modestly,” two officials at Mr. Biden’s Council of Economic Advisers, Jared Bernstein and Ernie Tedeschi, wrote on Monday in a blog post outlining some of the administration’s thinking. “We will, however, carefully monitor both actual......

Celebrity Hairstylist Jen Atkin Quietly Welcomes Her First Baby Via Surrogate – E! Online

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It’s a party of three! Celebrity hairstylist and Ouai founder Jen Atkin shared the heartwarming news that she’s officially a mom. The beauty mogul announced she quietly welcomed… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here...

N.C.A.A. Quietly Eases a Virus Safety Rule for March Madness

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Alan Blinder and Billy Witz “It’s good that we’re not playing until Saturday because we need practice time,” Pitino said. With Alabama being “bigger, quicker, faster, more experienced,” Pitino said, “the more practice we get, the better off we are.” Nate Oats, Alabama’s coach, said Sunday that he did not......

The Mets Quietly Fired a Second Employee for Sexual Harassment

New York Times
David Waldstein Jared Porter wasn’t the only employee the Mets fired in January over allegations of sexual harassment. The team revealed a second dismissal on Wednesday after details of the case were published by The Athletic. According to that report, Ryan Ellis, an organizational hitting coordinator, made explicit and threatening......

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