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Latest updates as White House pushes new $2.3trn bill

Latest updates as White House pushes new $2.3trn bill

Latest updates as White House pushes new $2.3trn bill Latest updates as White House pushes new $2.3trn bill Joe Biden comments on passing of Prince Philip Joe Biden’s White House is amplifying its push for a $2.3trn infrastructure package with the release of state-by-state breakdowns that show the dire shape of roads, bridges, the power grid, and housing affordability. The …

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Thousands Protest Against Policing Bill in Britain, With Clashes in London

Thousands Protest Against Policing Bill in Britain, With Clashes in London

Thousands Protest Against Policing Bill in Britain, With Clashes in London Thousands Protest Against Policing Bill in Britain, With Clashes in London LONDON — Thousands of people protested Saturday in several cities across England and Wales against a sweeping crime and policing bill, with some in London clashing with the police in scenes that may further fuel a raging national …

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‘We can get it done’: Biden vows $2trn infrastructure bill will overcome epic political battle

Trump’s impeachment an ‘unjust and blatantly’ unconstitutional ‘witch-hunt’, ex-president’s lawyers say

‘We can get it done’: Biden vows $2trn infrastructure bill will overcome epic political battle ‘We can get it done’: Biden vows $2trn infrastructure bill will overcome epic political battle Joe Biden has unveiled a sweeping $2trn infrastructure proposal that he promises will usher the US into the 21st century, create “millions” of “good paying” jobs, and put the nation …

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Britain Unveils £50 Bill Honoring Alan Turing, Famed Code Breaker

Britain Unveils £50 Bill Honoring Alan Turing, Famed Code Breaker

Britain Unveils £50 Bill Honoring Alan Turing, Famed Code Breaker Britain Unveils £50 Bill Honoring Alan Turing, Famed Code Breaker LONDON — The mathematician Alan Turing spent World War II cracking German codes, and is credited by many historians with helping to hasten the end of the conflict. But a conviction under Victorian indecency laws for his homosexuality left his …

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What Are the ‘Kill the Bill’ Protests in Britain All About?

What Are the ‘Kill the Bill’ Protests in Britain All About?

What Are the ‘Kill the Bill’ Protests in Britain All About? What Are the ‘Kill the Bill’ Protests in Britain All About? “Kill the bill!” That has been the refrain echoing in streets across Britain in recent weeks as protesters demand a rethinking of a sweeping crime bill that would give the police more power to deal with nonviolent demonstrations. …

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U.K. Police Bill Protesters Turn Violent at Bristol Rally

U.K. Police Bill Protesters Turn Violent at Bristol Rally

U.K. Police Bill Protesters Turn Violent at Bristol Rally U.K. Police Bill Protesters Turn Violent at Bristol Rally Violent protests erupted Sunday night in the British city of Bristol over a proposed police and crime bill that would create sweeping new restrictions on protests and grant broad new powers to the police. Video from the scene showed a police vehicle …

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Biden Nominates Bill Nelson to Lead NASA

Biden Nominates Bill Nelson to Lead NASA

Biden Nominates Bill Nelson to Lead NASA Biden Nominates Bill Nelson to Lead NASA President Biden on Friday nominated Bill Nelson, a former senator from Florida, to head NASA. A statement from the White House announcing the nomination said of Mr. Nelson, “In the Senate he was known as the go-to senator for our nation’s space program.” The selection raised …

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Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill

Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill

Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill PARIS — The French National Assembly adopted legislation late Monday that characterizes sex between adults and minors under 15 as rape, a move made after years of debate and rounds of sexual abuse scandals gradually pushed …

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U.K. Policing Bill Examined After Clashes at Sarah Everard Vigil

U.K. Policing Bill Examined After Clashes at Sarah Everard Vigil

U.K. Policing Bill Examined After Clashes at Sarah Everard Vigil U.K. Policing Bill Examined After Clashes at Sarah Everard Vigil Mr. Johnson was scheduled to meet on Monday with ministers, senior police officers and prosecutors to discuss steps to improve safety on the streets for women and girls. “Like everyone who saw it, I was deeply concerned about the footage …

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Which Families Will Receive the Most Money From the Stimulus Bill?

Which Families Will Receive the Most Money From the Stimulus Bill?

Which Families Will Receive the Most Money From the Stimulus Bill? Which Families Will Receive the Most Money From the Stimulus Bill? The Covid-19 relief legislation signed by President Biden on Thursday includes a larger increase in direct aid to families than in any other pandemic relief bills passed so far — an average of $6,660 for households with children, …

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