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Reversing Trump, Interior Department Moves Swiftly on Climate Change

Reversing Trump, Interior Department Moves Swiftly on Climate Change

Reversing Trump, Interior Department Moves Swiftly on Climate Change Reversing Trump, Interior Department Moves Swiftly on Climate Change WASHINGTON — As the Interior Department awaits its new secretary, the agency is already moving to lock in key parts of President Biden’s environmental agenda, particularly on oil and gas restrictions, laying the groundwork to fulfill some of the administration’s most consequential …

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Garland says laws must be ‘fairly and faithfully enforced’ Attorney General Donald Trump Joe Biden Justice Department Merrick Garland

Garland says laws must be 'fairly and faithfully enforced' Attorney General Donald Trump Joe Biden Justice Department Merrick Garland

Garland says laws must be ‘fairly and faithfully enforced’ Attorney General Donald Trump Joe Biden Justice Department Merrick Garland Garland says laws must be ‘fairly and faithfully enforced’ Attorney General Donald Trump Joe Biden Justice Department Merrick Garland President Joe Biden’s nominee for attorney general says the Justice Department must ensure laws are “fairly and faithfully enforced” and the rights …

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Texas Department Apologizes for ‘Chucky’ Amber Alert

Texas Department Apologizes for ‘Chucky’ Amber Alert

Texas Department Apologizes for ‘Chucky’ Amber Alert Texas Department Apologizes for ‘Chucky’ Amber Alert An Amber Alert sent to Texans last week warned that a child had been abducted by Chucky, a 28-year-old male with red or auburn hair and blue eyes who stands 3 feet 1 inch tall. His race was given as “Other: Doll.” The alert, which was …

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State Department website mysteriously claims ‘Trump’s term ended’ today

A biography page for Donald Trump on the State Department’s website on 11 January

State Department website mysteriously claims ‘Trump’s term ended’ today State Department website mysteriously claims ‘Trump’s term ended’ today The page was edited at least twice, with two different times, reading “Donald J. Trump’s term ended on 2021-01-11 19:49:00” and “Donald J. Trump’s term ended on 2021-01-11 19:22:18.” The Independent has requested comment from the State Department; the White House has …

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Pompeo accused of using official State Department Twitter account to ‘soft-launch’ presidential campaign

Pompeo accused of using official State Department Twitter account to ‘soft-launch’ presidential campaign

Pompeo accused of using official State Department Twitter account to ‘soft-launch’ presidential campaign Pompeo accused of using official State Department Twitter account to ‘soft-launch’ presidential campaign Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted out a series of upbeat posts on Friday about how America is full of “swagger” since he’s been top diplomat, furthering speculation he’s eyeing a run for president …

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Is There a Future for Winnipeg’s Landmark Department Store?

Is There a Future for Winnipeg’s Landmark Department Store?

Is There a Future for Winnipeg’s Landmark Department Store? Is There a Future for Winnipeg’s Landmark Department Store? While it was already on death row, Hudson’s Bay Company’s presence in downtown Winnipeg, ended with unexpected abruptness. After announcing that its much diminished former flagship outlet would be shut in February, the retailer permanently locked the doors of the 600,000 square …

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The Department Store That Does Holiday Cheer Like No Other

The Department Store That Does Holiday Cheer Like No Other

The Department Store That Does Holiday Cheer Like No Other The Department Store That Does Holiday Cheer Like No Other In this series for T, the author Reggie Nadelson revisits New York institutions that have defined cool for decades, from time-honored restaurants to unsung dives. For 159 years, Santa has appeared at Macy’s each winter, first in the store and …

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Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department

Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department

Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department Biden Will Pick Deb Haaland to Lead Interior Department WASHINGTON — President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. has chosen Representative Deb Haaland, Democrat of New Mexico, to lead the Interior Department, according to people familiar with the decision, a move that would make history: If confirmed by the Senate, she would be …

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The U.S. Education Department extends student loan forbearance through January.

The U.S. Education Department extends student loan forbearance through January.

The U.S. Education Department extends student loan forbearance through January. The U.S. Education Department extends student loan forbearance through January. Millions of federal student loan borrowers will continue to have a reprieve on their loans through Jan. 31, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos announced Friday, extending a pandemic relief measure that had been set to expire at the end of the …

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GAO says weekly unemployment benefits report flawed unemployment benefits Government workers Labor Department benefits

GAO Unemployment Benefits

GAO says weekly unemployment benefits report flawed unemployment benefits Government workers Labor Department benefits GAO says weekly unemployment benefits report flawed unemployment benefits Government workers Labor Department benefits A government watchdog has found that the Labor Department’s widely watched weekly unemployment benefits data are providing an inaccurate reading on the number of newly laid off workers because of flaws in …

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