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Yellen vows to set up Treasury team to focus on climate, in victory for advocates

Politico
Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here She made clear that she agrees that rising temperatures and devastating natural disasters have the potential to disrupt the banking system, which climate activists say is vulnerable. “We should take these risks very, very seriously,” Yellen said, in response to......

Fighters react to Max Holloway’s impressive victory over Calvin Kattar

ESPN
Max Holloway is back. After consecutive loses to UFC men’s featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski, the former champ defeated Calvin Kattar at UFC Fight Night Saturday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, to get closer to another title opportunity. Holloway dominated from the start, and had Kattar in trouble before the......

Class Action Suit Targeting Cleveland Clinic’s Billing Practices Gets Big Victory

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click to enlarge Wikipedia The Cleveland Clinic A Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas judge Thursday denied the Cleveland Clinic Foundation’s motion to dismiss a potential class-action lawsuit targeting the hospital’s billing practices. Judge John P. O’Donnell ruled that the suit may go forward, and that the arguments advanced by the......

For Pro Athlete Leading Social Justice Push, a Victory and Uncertainty

New York Times
Kurt Streeter The challenge seemed simple and direct. Rebuke Senator Kelly Loeffler of Georgia for her race-baiting derision of Black Lives Matter. Help remove her from her post. Make her continued ownership stake of the Atlanta Dream feel increasingly unbearable. But the searing events of last week provided yet another......

For Pro Athlete Leading Social Justice Push, a Victory and Uncertainty

New York Times
Kurt Streeter “An act of terror,” she called it, as we spoke over the phone. “Seeing the faces of those people as they were in the Capitol, seeing their hubris, that’s what pained me,” she said. “They looked so confident that they were not going to face any consequences. That......

Winthrop remains unbeaten with 10th straight victory

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTc4MTQ4Mzg4NjcwMjg1NDE2/trump-golf.jpg AP News ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) Adonis Arms came off the bench to tally 17 points in 18 minutes to lead Winthrop to a 75-65 win over Gardner-Webb on Saturday, the Eagles’ 10th straight victory to start the season and the 15th in a row over two seasons. Chandler......

Australia close in on victory despite Pant, Pujara heroics

Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia were closing in on victory and a 2-1 series lead at tea on the final day of the third test after reducing India to 280 for five, still 126 runs in arrears. FILE PHOTO: Cricket – England v India – Fourth Test – Ageas Bowl, West......

Lamar avenges loss, notches first playoff victory

ESPN
With speed and resiliency, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson exacted postseason revenge and silenced those who doubted he could win when it matters most. In the Ravens’ 20-13 wild-card triumph in Tennessee, Jackson won the first playoff game of his career and delivered payback for last year’s upset loss to......

Brooks leads Grizzlies to 1st home victory 115-110 over Nets

Sports Illustrated
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Despite losing another key player – this time for coronavirus safety concerns – the Memphis Grizzlies were able to hold on for their first win at home this season. Dillon Brooks scored 24 points and Memphis pulled out a 115-110 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday......

Pro-Trump Mob Storms Capitol, Congress Certifies Biden’s Victory, Day Of Insurrection : Up First

NPR
NPR Extremist supporters of President Trump attacked the U.S. Capitol, but they failed to stop Congress from affirming Biden’s win. Lawmakers certified Joe Biden as the winner of the presidential election early this morning. Also we walk through a day of insurrection, incited by the departing president’s false claims. Why......

Rioters storm Capitol after Trump urges action, halting declaration of Biden victory

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Supporters of US President Donald Trump enter the US Capitol on January 6, 2021, in Washington, DC. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images WASHINGTON – Vice President Mike Pence was ushered out of the Senate as the U.S. Capitol......

GOP lawmakers object to Arizona electors, launching futile bid to undo Biden’s victory

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Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Several House Republicans and roughly a dozen senators have announced plans to object to individual states’ electoral vote counts. Their effort has virtually no chance of success, and Vice President Mike Pence — who is presiding over the proceedings in......

Eye Opener: Democrats capture one Georgia Senate seat with Warnock’s historic victory

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here CBS News projects Democrat Raphael Warnock as the winner of one of two Georgia Senate runoff elections, beating Republican incumbent Senator Kelly Loeffler, while the other Senate race remained too close to call. Also, protesters are gathering in Washington,......

Warnock declares victory in Georgia Senate runoff as race remains too close to call

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Max Greenwood Democrat Raphael Warnock declared victory in his runoff election against Sen. Kelly LoefflerKelly LoefflerTrump’s final push for Georgia runoff dominated by personal grievances Trump at Georgia rally says he hopes Pence ‘comes through for us’  Raffensperger demands......

On eve of Georgia runoff, Loeffler commits to challenging Biden’s Electoral College victory

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Sen. Kelly Loeffler announced she will object to the Electoral College certification a day before Georgians head to the polls to decide if she should remain in office. The Georgia Republican said in a Monday statement that she would......

Henry tops 2,000 rushing yards in Titans’ victory

ESPN
7:18 PM ET Turron DavenportESPN Close Covered Eagles for USA Today Covered the Ravens for Baltimore Times Played college football at Cheyney University Few running backs have been as dominant as Derrick Henry over the past two seasons. Henry provided more proof Sunday when he surpassed 2,000 rushing yards. During......

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