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- For Some, Menorah Lightings for Hanukkah Bring Extra Concern This Year
On the first night of traditional menorah lightings, some communities and Jewish families are grappling with questions of meaning and safety.
Jacey Fortin. New York Times. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 18:43:29 +0000.
- Lawmakers Press Biden Administration for Tougher Curbs on China Tech
Republican legislators argue that the Biden administration has been ill-equipped and unmotivated in a technology fight with Beijing.
Ana Swanson. New York Times. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 18:30:55 +0000.
- Defense bill orders Pentagon to review reinstatement of troops fired for COVID-19 refusal
Congress, in a draft version of the annual defense bill, has directed the Pentagon to review the reinstatement of U.S. troops who were discharged for refusing the COVID-19 vaccine. ...
Brad Dress. The Hill. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 18:30:53 +0000.
- Florida teen charged with murder in Tampa Halloween shooting that killed 2, injured 16
A 14-year-old boy has been charged with second-degree murder in connection to a Halloween weekend mass shooting in Tampa's Ybor City. The incident resulted in two deaths.
Fox News. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 13:15:58 -0500.
- Fugitive Crypto CEO Do Kwon Will Be Extradited To U.S., Report Says
Montenegro will extradite Do Kwon, who was arrested in the Balkan nation with fraudulent passports in March.
By Zachary Folk, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 13:11:28 -0500.
- 'Cult mom' Lori Vallow pleads not guilty to Arizona murder conspiracy charges
Lori Vallow Daybell, already serving a life sentence in Idaho for murdering her two youngest children, has pleaded not guilty in Arizona to charges of murder conspiracy.
Fox News. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 13:10:43 -0500.
- U.S. Beers Capture Second Place At European Competition
U.S. beers, including two brewed by Firestone Walker, capture second place at prestigious European competition.
By Gary Stoller, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 11:11:30 -0500.
- House to vote on censuring Bowman for falsely pulling fire alarm
Republicans have argued that censuring Rep. Jamaal Bowman would hold him accountable for breaking the law.
CBS News. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 10:13:00 -0500.
- McDonald's is opening a new chain called CosMc's. Here's what to know.
CosMc's is "what would happen if a McDonald's character from the 1980s that was part alien, part surfer, part robot" opened a restaurant, its CEO said.
CBS News. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 09:59:00 -0500.
- Chevron (CVX) Raises 2024 Capex, Eyes Lower Carbon Future
Chevron (CVX) plans a $15.5-16.5B Capex for 2024, focusing on U.S. shale and the Gulf of Mexico and lowering carbon intensity.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 14:15:00 GMT.
- U.S. poised to approve first gene-editing treatment in breakthrough for sickle cell patients
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is expected to approve exa-cel for sickle cell disease in what would become the first marketed medicine to use CRISPR.
CNBC. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 14:14:26 GMT.
- Southern's (SO) Subsidiary & U.S. Army Join Forces for EV Infra
Southern's (SO) subsidiary Georgia Power partners with U.S. Army Garrison Eisenhower to lead the charge in expediting electric vehicle infrastructure, aiming to curb carbon footprint.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 07 Dec 2023 14:14:00 GMT.
- LeBron reacts to 'senseless' UNLV mass shooting
LeBron James said that it was "senseless" that nothing continues to change when it comes to gun control in the United States in the wake of Wednesday's mass shooting on the campus of UNLV that left three victims dead.
Tim Bontemps. ESPN. Wed, 6 Dec 2023 23:14:03 EST.
- Empty federal buildings could house illegal immigrants, senator says
The Biden administration is desperate to find places for all the new illegal immigrants who've been caught and released into the U.S.
Stephen Dinan. Washington Times. Wed, 06 Dec 2023 17:06:22 -0500.
- White House delays menthol cigarette ban
White House officials will take more time to review a sweeping plan from U.S. health regulators to ban menthol cigarettes, an unexpected delay that anti-tobacco groups fear could scuttle the long-awaited rule.
Matthew Perrone. Washington Times. Wed, 06 Dec 2023 16:13:53 -0500.
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