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Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:17:44 EDT

Newsom Signs Bills to Keep Minors' 'Sensitive' Health Services Private

California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Thursday signed a pair of bills aimed to help minors keep ''sensitive health care services'' private, ''to protect patients and providers from harassment'' in light of recent abortion restrictions in other states. Bill AB 1356 would increase...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:17:36 EDT

Police: 1 Dead, 12 Wounded in Store Shooting; Shooter Dead

A shooting at a Tennessee grocery store left one person dead and 12 others injured Thursday afternoon, and the shooter was subsequently found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound at the store east of Memphis, authorities said.Collierville Police Chief Dale Lane...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:37:23 EDT

CDC Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters for 65 and Older, High Risk

A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advisory panel on Thursday recommended a booster shot of the Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for Americans aged 65 and older and some adults with underlying medical conditions. The vote by the group, following U.S. Food...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:32:24 EDT

Biden WH to Replace 'Shocked' Lee Greenwood on Arts Council

Country singer Lee Greenwood is no longer a member of the National Council on the Arts, Greenwood said on Fox News Thursday. ''I was quite shocked, to tell you the truth,'' Greenwood confessed. ''I didn't get a phone call or letter. It was just an email.''The singer's...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:18:30 EDT

Rasmussen Poll: Trump a Shoo-in Over Biden, Harris if Election Were Now

Former President Donald Trump would be a shoo-in over President Joe Biden or Vice President Kamala Harris if the next election were held now, with 1 in 5 Democrats saying they would vote for Trump today, according to a Rasmussen Reports survey of 1,000 likely U.S. voters...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:12:55 EDT

Migrant Camp Along Texas Border Shrinks as Removals Ramp Up

A camp where almost 15,000 migrants had waited along the Texas border just days ago was dramatically smaller Thursday, while across the river in Mexico, Haitian migrants in a growing camp awoke surrounded by security forces as a helicopter thundered overhead.As of Thursday,...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:07:30 EDT

Memorial or High-rise? Future of Condo Collapse Site Argued

The fight over whether the site of June's deadly Florida condominium collapse should be sold for development or turned into a memorial boiled over at a court hearing Thursday, with some victims' relatives begging for time to find a buyer who won't put a new luxury high-rise...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:59:55 EDT

Feds Pay Florida School District $150,000 for Defying DeSantis Mask Ban

The federal Department of Education announced on Thursday it had paid the school board of Alachua County nearly $150,000, in essence, for defying Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' executive order barring mask mandates in schools. The action comes nearly two weeks after a Florida...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:30:00 EDT

Biden Struggles to Snuff Out Multiple Political Fires

President Joe Biden cut a beleaguered figure Thursday as he raced to extinguish political fires on the left and right, at home and abroad, in an attempt to save his hopes of transforming the United States.Whether it's war, diplomatic incidents, economic shocks or an...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:14:24 EDT

Report: Trump to Ramp Up Travel Schedule Before 2022 Midterms

In preparation for the upcoming 2022 midterm elections, former President Donald Trump will soon be increasing his travel and appearance schedule, according to his former campaign manager and senior adviser Corey Lewandowski. Lewandowski told Fox News, "You're going to see...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:55:44 EDT

House Backs Bill to Provide $1B for Israel Iron Dome System

The U.S. House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly on Thursday for legislation to provide $1 billion to Israel to replenish its "Iron Dome" missile-defense system, just two days after the funding was removed from a broader spending bill.The measure passed by 420 to 9,...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:50:38 EDT

Russia's Navalny Criticizes Apple, Google Over App Removal During Election

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny said Google and Apple showed "cowardice" and acted as accomplices of Russian President Vladimir Putin by removing a voting app before this month's election, according to his social media accounts.Navalny's supporters earlier accused the...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:33:44 EDT

Gallup Poll: Supreme Court Approval Sinks to New Low 40 Percent

The approval rating for the Supreme Court has reached a record low of 40%, according to the latest annual Gallup Poll on governance. Not only has the approval of the Supreme Court sunk nine points...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:23:09 EDT

Inflation Forces Homebuilders to Take it Slow, Raise Prices

Even in the hottest U.S. housing market in more than a decade, new home construction has turned into a frustratingly uncertain and costly proposition for many homebuilders.


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 14:21:01 EDT

DHS Orders Use of Horse Patrols in Del Rio Suspended

The use of horse patrols in the Del Rio, Texas, sector has been suspended by the Department of Homeland Security. The action came after video of Border Patrol agents on horses confronting...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:56:54 EDT

Biden NSA Sullivan Tied to Alleged '16 Scheme to Smear Trump on Russia

A prominent member of the Biden administration, National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan, has concerning connections to special counsel John Durham's probe into the origins of the Russia investigation...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:52:01 EDT

Michael Walsh: Angelo Codevilla, 1943-2021

America lost a great patriot and one of its foremost public intellectuals this week.


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:43:19 EDT

Moderna CEO: Pandemic Could Last Another Year

Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel said in an interview this week that the COVID-19 pandemic could end in about a year based on the rate of vaccine production over the past six months...


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:30:56 EDT

Schumer, Pelosi: We Have Framework to Pay for $3.5T Bill

The White House and congressional Democrats have agreed to a "framework" to pay for their huge, emerging social and environment bill, top Democrats said Thursday, but they offered no details and the significance was unclear.


Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:00:56 EDT

Taliban Official: Strict Punishment, Executions Will Return

One of the founders of the Taliban and the chief enforcer of its harsh interpretation of Islamic law when they last ruled Afghanistan said the hard-line movement will once again carry out executions and amputations of hands, though perhaps not in public.In an interview with...