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- Biden says he would not make coronavirus vaccine mandatory
With Friday's latest jobs report revealing more signs of a slowing economy, President-elect Joe Biden said there is no time to lose and urged President Trump and Congress to reach a deal on another stimulus. ...
CBS News. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 10:13:39 -0500.
- Former CDC head urges American to "double down on protection protocols"
The daily coronavirus death average in the U.S. topped 2,000 in the last week, pushing the national toll past 278,000. There are more than 14 million confirmed cases in the country. ...
CBS News. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 10:12:57 -0500.
- Most U.S. COVID Deaths In One Day (3,100) As Latest Model Projects 539,000 By April
Daily deaths are expected to peak at 3,000 in mid-January.
By Tommy Beer, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 09:43:23 -0500.
- What it means to invest in U.S. vs. Canadian cannabis stocks
As the cannabis industry grows, it's imperative that investors understand where they're putting their money in the space, says Tim Seymour.
CNBC. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 14:15:01 GMT.
- U.S. Exports Account For 100% Of Trade Loss, New Data Shows
For the first time since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, the decline in U. S. trade was completely in exports, according to U. S. data released Friday.
By Ken Roberts, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 06:10:00 -0500.
- Federal student loan payment suspension extended another month
Those with student loan debt will be granted an additional month of relief as the COVID-19 pandemic worsens, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos said Friday.
Sarah Polus. The Hill. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 03:52:17 +0000.
- As Deadline Lapses, Trump Administration Continues TikTok Talks
The White House did not extend a Dec. 4 deadline for the Chinese internet company ByteDance to sell TikTok.
David Mccabe. New York Times. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 03:29:51 +0000.
- Flaws in Census Count Imperil Trump Plan to Exclude Undocumented Immigrants
More problems arise as the Census Bureau rushes to compile information needed for apportionment before President Trump leaves office.
Michael Wines and Emily Bazelon. New York Times. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 02:24:00 +0000.
- Honduras asks U.S. to grant deportation amnesty after hurricanes
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez asked the U.S. ...
Stephen Dinan. Washington Times. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 20:59:37 -0500.
- Trump orders most of the 700 US troops out of Somalia
President Donald Trump has ordered the Pentagon to remove most of the 700 U.S. troops in Somalia.
ABC News. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 20:35:20 -0500.
- Imprisoned hacker ordered to be released, promptly deported
In a handwritten motion from prison, Ferizi said earlier this fall that his asthma and obesity placed him at greater risk for COVID-19.
Fox News. Sat, 05 Dec 2020 01:04:45 GMT.
- Court backs Trump using military funds for border wall
HOUSTON — A federal appeals court ruled Friday that a lower court was wrong to bar the Trump administration from taking $3.6 billion from military construction projects for a border wall. A panel of the 5th U.S. ...
Nomaan Merchant. Washington Times. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 19:04:45 -0500.
- Florida judge grants bail to woman accused of killing husband, burying body in backyard
A Florida judge has granted bond to a woman accused of killing her husband five years ago and burying the body under a firepit she built in the backyard, according to a report.
Robert Gearty. Fox News. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 23:45:51 GMT.
- Judge calls Trump request in Wisconsin election lawsuit 'bizarre'
"I have a very, very hard time seeing how this is justiciable in the federal court," U.S. District Judge Brett Ludwig, a Trump appointee, said
Ap. ABC News. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 23:16:05 +0000.
- Trump orders troop withdrawal from Somalia
An estimated 700 U.S. troops are stationed in Somalia to assist in its fight against Al-Shabab, a terrorist group with links to Al Qaeda.
By Connor O’brien. Politico. Fri, 04 Dec 2020 22:00:20 GMT.
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