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Josh Hawley blocks Biden cabinet appointment

Josh Hawley blocks Biden cabinet appointment

Josh Hawley blocks Biden cabinet appointment Josh Hawley blocks Biden cabinet appointment The Missouri senator announced that he would hold up the nomination of Alejandro Mayorkas just hours before the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs was set to complete its hearing with the nominee. “Mr Mayorkas has not adequately explained how he will enforce federal law and …

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Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election

Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election

Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election Uganda Blocks Facebook Ahead of Contentious Election NAIROBI, Kenya — Uganda’s president has blocked Facebook from operating in his country, just days after the social media company removed fake accounts linked to his government ahead of a hotly contested general election set to take place on Thursday. In a televised address late on …

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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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White House Blocks New Coronavirus Vaccine Guidelines

White House Blocks New Coronavirus Vaccine Guidelines

White House Blocks New Coronavirus Vaccine Guidelines White House Blocks New Coronavirus Vaccine Guidelines WASHINGTON — Top White House officials are blocking strict new federal guidelines for the emergency release of a coronavirus vaccine, objecting to a provision that would almost certainly guarantee that no vaccine could be authorized before the election on Nov. 3, according to people familiar with …

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Belarus Blocks and Shutters News Outlets as Protests Swell

Belarus Blocks and Shutters News Outlets as Protests Swell

Belarus Blocks and Shutters News Outlets as Protests Swell Belarus Blocks and Shutters News Outlets as Protests Swell MINSK, Belarus — Authorities in Belarus have blocked more than 50 news media websites reporting on how the country has been shaken by two weeks of protests demanding that President Alexander Lukashenko resign after 26 years in power. The Belarusian Association of …

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Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections

Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections

Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections Judge Blocks Trump Officials’ Attempt to End Transgender Health Protections WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Monday blocked an effort by the Trump administration to erase protections for transgender patients against discrimination by doctors, hospitals and health insurance companies, dealing a blow to the broader legal reasoning it has used …

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He Was an Active Guy. Suddenly His Legs Ached After a Few Blocks.

He Was an Active Guy. Suddenly His Legs Ached After a Few Blocks.

He Was an Active Guy. Suddenly His Legs Ached After a Few Blocks. He Was an Active Guy. Suddenly His Legs Ached After a Few Blocks. Follow the Inflammation Dr. Hannah Rosenblum was the physician in charge of the team caring for the patient in the hospital. As she entered his room, she was immediately struck by the man’s ears. …

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White House blocks CDC from testifying on reopening schools

White House blocks CDC from testifying on reopening schools

White House blocks CDC from testifying on reopening schools White House blocks CDC from testifying on reopening schools The White House has blocked officials at the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from testifying to Congress on plans on school safety plans – even as Donald Trump‘s administration demands schools reopen within weeks despite surging coronavirus infections across the …

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Zoom Blocks Activist After Tiananmen Vigil

Zoom Blocks Activist After Tiananmen Vigil

Zoom Blocks Activist After Tiananmen Vigil Zoom Blocks Activist After Tiananmen Vigil Zoom, the video-chat app that leapt to fame during the coronavirus outbreak, briefly blocked the account of a Chinese human-rights leader who used the platform to organize a commemoration of the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown between activists in the United States and China. The nine-year-old San Jose, Calif., …

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Operation Gridlock: Chaos as Michigan protest against social distancing blocks ambulance

Operation Gridlock: Chaos as Michigan protest against social distancing blocks ambulance

As conservative demonstrators brought Michigan’s capital to a standstill on Wednesday with ‘Operation Gridlock’, their planned drive-by protest caused ambulances to get stuck in traffic. Downtown Lansing was clogged with the vehicles of protesters against Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s stay-at-home order to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Lansing Police struggled to keep traffic flowing and hospital security tried to keep …

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