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2021 Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony ‘greatest gathering’ in the sport, David Baker says

On New Year’s Day of this year, Rochelle Walensky was just a college professor in Massachusetts. You’d almost certainly never heard of her. You definitely didn’t vote for her at any point, because Walensky had never run for office. As of January first, Walensky’s political power was precisely the same as yours and everyone else’s in this […]

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Cuomo facing impeachment votes from majority of NY Assembly if he doesn’t resign: report

On New Year’s Day of this year, Rochelle Walensky was just a college professor in Massachusetts. You’d almost certainly never heard of her. You definitely didn’t vote for her at any point, because Walensky had never run for office. As of January first, Walensky’s political power was precisely the same as yours and everyone else’s in this […]

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Canada Olympian Penny Oleksiak sends message to ‘WOAT’ high school teacher who doubted her

On New Year’s Day of this year, Rochelle Walensky was just a college professor in Massachusetts. You’d almost certainly never heard of her. You definitely didn’t vote for her at any point, because Walensky had never run for office. As of January first, Walensky’s political power was precisely the same as yours and everyone else’s in this […]

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Biden to offer temporary ‘safe haven’ to Hong Kong residents in U.S.

U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks at the White House in Washington, U.S. August 3, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst WASHINGTON, Aug 5 (Reuters) – The United States on Thursday plans to offer a temporary “safe haven” to thousands of Hong Kong residents, a senior administration official told Reuters, allowing them to extend their stay in the […]

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California’s deadly Dixie wildfire destroys businesses and homes

Officials in northern California warn residents of two communities in the path of the raging blaze to evacuate immediately as high winds whipped the flames onwards. A firefighter battles the Dixie Fire as it tears through the Greenville community in Plumas County, Calif., Wednesday, August 4, 2021. (AP) California’s largest wildfire has leveled much of […]

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Cuomo facing impeachment votes from majority of NY Assembly if he doesn’t resign: report

If New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo doesn’t resign following the state attorney general’s report this week that found the governor had sexually harassed 11 women, a majority of state Assembly members are reportedly prepared to start impeachment proceedings. At least 86 Assembly members – more than half the total of 150 – have either publicly […]