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U.S. Rush to Declare Houthis Terrorists Threatens to Halt Aid to Yemen

U.S. Rush to Declare Houthis Terrorists Threatens to Halt Aid to Yemen

U.S. Rush to Declare Houthis Terrorists Threatens to Halt Aid to Yemen U.S. Rush to Declare Houthis Terrorists Threatens to Halt Aid to Yemen WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s rush to declare Houthi rebels in Yemen a terrorist organization leaves humanitarian aid workers and commercial importers vulnerable to criminal penalties, officials said Monday, risking future shipments of food, medical supplies …

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Manhattan DA Cy Vance hires forensic bankers to aid investigation into Trump Organisation

Manhattan DA ramps up probe of Trump’s finances

Manhattan DA Cy Vance hires forensic bankers to aid investigation into Trump Organisation Manhattan DA Cy Vance hires forensic bankers to aid investigation into Trump Organisation The DA is investigating potential financial crimes committed by the organisation, including Mr Trump, his family, and allies. The Washington Post reported that Mr Vance hired FTI Consulting, which is one of the largest …

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Kentucky Hurting While Awaiting Federal Pandemic Aid

Kentucky Hurting While Awaiting Federal Pandemic Aid

Kentucky Hurting While Awaiting Federal Pandemic Aid Kentucky Hurting While Awaiting Federal Pandemic Aid In Perry County, Ky., the local government is cutting back on garbage pickup. Magoffin County is laying off public safety workers. And in Floyd County, where food pantries are reporting that demand has tripled over the past month, officials are trying to figure out how to …

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Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses

Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses

Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses House Democrats plan on Monday to vote on legislation that would provide for $2,000 direct payments, with Speaker Nancy Pelosi saying Mr. Trump should “immediately call on congressional Republicans to end their obstruction” and support the measure. Senator Chuck Schumer of New …

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Trump’s refusal to sign coronavirus relief bill endangers jobless aid for 14 million Americans

Trump’s refusal to sign coronavirus relief bill endangers jobless aid for 14 million Americans

Trump’s refusal to sign coronavirus relief bill endangers jobless aid for 14 million Americans Trump’s refusal to sign coronavirus relief bill endangers jobless aid for 14 million Americans Joe Biden has demanded Donald Trump immediately sign a broad government funding bill as unemployment benefits lapse for millions of out-of-work Americans, calling the president’s refusal an “abdication of responsibility” with “devastating …

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GOP blocks $2,000 checks as Trump leaves COVID aid in chaos GOP Republicans White House Kevin McCarthy Donald Trump

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GOP blocks $2,000 checks as Trump leaves COVID aid in chaos GOP Republicans White House Kevin McCarthy Donald Trump GOP blocks $2,000 checks as Trump leaves COVID aid in chaos GOP Republicans White House Kevin McCarthy Donald Trump President Donald Trump’s sudden demand for $2,000 checks for most Americans was swiftly rejected by House Republicans as his haphazard actions have …

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Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill

Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill

Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill Trump demands Congress raise Covid relief payments and drop foreign aid before he will sign stimulus bill The outgoing president attacked the $900bn pandemic relief package sent to his desk for signing in a new video released by the White House. “The bill …

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Congress Strikes Long-Sought Stimulus Deal to Provide $900 Billion in Aid

Congress Strikes Long-Sought Stimulus Deal to Provide $900 Billion in Aid

Congress Strikes Long-Sought Stimulus Deal to Provide $900 Billion in Aid Congress Strikes Long-Sought Stimulus Deal to Provide $900 Billion in Aid WASHINGTON — Congressional leaders reached agreement on Sunday on a $900 billion stimulus package that would provide direct payments and jobless aid to struggling Americans and badly needed funds for small businesses, hospitals, schools and vaccine distribution, overcoming …

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Congress Drops State Aid to Secure Stimulus, A Challenge for Biden

Congress Drops State Aid to Secure Stimulus, A Challenge for Biden

Congress Drops State Aid to Secure Stimulus, A Challenge for Biden Congress Drops State Aid to Secure Stimulus, A Challenge for Biden But the political argument has been muddled by the diverging experience of state revenues in the crisis, which does not hew neatly to party lines. States that depend heavily on tourism, like Florida, or on energy taxes, like …

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Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery

Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery

Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery Music During Surgery May Aid Recovery Patients undergoing surgery who listen to soothing talk and music while under anesthesia may wake up feeling less pain and require less pain medicine. German researchers randomly assigned 385 surgery patients to one of two groups. The first wore earphones during their operations, listening to an audiotape that …

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