US Senate Passes Legislation To Make Juneteenth A National Holiday
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US Senate Passes Legislation To Make Juneteenth A National Holiday

Reading Time: 2 minutes 47 of 50 US States celebrate Juneteenth. The celebration of liberation of those held as slaves Juneteenth (a portmanteau of June and nineteenth;  also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, and Liberation Day is a holiday celebrating the liberation of those who had been held as slaves in the United States. Originally a Texas state holiday, it is now celebrated annually on the 19th of June throughout the United States, with Read More…

Get Vaccinated & Receive A Free Bus Pass
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Get Vaccinated & Receive A Free Bus Pass

Reading Time: < 1 minute Countries are finding creative ways to get their citizens vaccinated America reached another grim milestone in the fight against COVID-19 with over 600,000 people dying form the virus. Although the US has seen a major uptick in vaccination, there still is a significant amount of the popular that remains unvaccinated. As added incentives for people Read More…

GOP Party Blocks Bipartisan Committee Into Jan 6 Deadly Insurrection
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GOP Party Blocks Bipartisan Committee Into Jan 6 Deadly Insurrection

Reading Time: < 1 minute GOP Minority Leader Mitch McConnell downplays Deadly Insurrection at the US Capitol Building January 6, 2021, will be known as the day a sitting US President incited an attack on his own country. President Donald Trump and many of the Republican Party members have abdicated their duty to serve the people and do not deserve to hold Read More…

UK Sets Stage For New Trade Agreements With Canada & Mexico
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UK Sets Stage For New Trade Agreements With Canada & Mexico

Reading Time: < 1 minute The UK is racing to put trade agreements in place post Brexit With the UK’s messy exit from the European Union (BREXIT), there is a massive void of trade agreements with global partners that still needs to be in place. That being said, priority goes to securing favourable trade agreements with Canada, The United States Read More…

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Hey, Need A Job?

Reading Time: < 1 minute We have lots of good jobs in our Job Section Hey, Need a job? We have lots of jobs that you would love posted in our TDS News jobs section, but you have to live in Canada or the United States to apply. A lot of our postings are great jobs, many are good jobs, Read More…

President Biden Begins The Tough Task Of Reuniting Migrant Children With Families
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President Biden Begins The Tough Task Of Reuniting Migrant Children With Families

Reading Time: 2 minutes Biden Administration Begins This Week to Reunite Families Separated Under the Prior Administration Under the Trump administration, immigration was a humanitarian crisis. Immigrants from certain countries were looked upon negatively. Immigrants from African countries were said to be coming from unfavourable destinations, while Mexican immigrants were considered to be murderers and rapist according to former Read More…

UK to host G7 Summit in Cornwall
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G7 Leaders Agree To Ambitious Online Safety Resolutions

Reading Time: 2 minutes The ambitious resolutions are a direct cause of the global pandemic The global pandemic has changed the way the world does business and highlighted the need for new technology. With the rise of video conferencing networks such as Zoom and Facebook’s Video rooms, these tools for communicating in a pandemic have all become essential. Today Read More…

‘I Can't Breathe" George Floyd Justice in Policing Act Passes
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Justice For George Floyd – Chauvin Convicted On 3 Counts Of Murder, Faces 75 Years In Prison

Reading Time: 2 minutes 9 minutes and 29 seconds is how long George Floyd laid on the concrete while Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck. “I Can’t Breathe” – said George Floyd as he laid lifeless while civilians watched in horror as Minnesota Police officer Derek Chauvin knelt on his neck for 9 minutes and 29 seconds. George Floyd was Read More…

New York City COVID-19 Infections Drop Below 4% For First Time Since March 11
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New York City COVID-19 Infections Drop Below 4% For First Time Since March 11

Reading Time: < 1 minute New York was one of the first US States to go into a Statewide lockdown in the early stages of the virus Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that COVID-19 hospitalizations in New York State dropped to 3,963, the first time under 4,000 since December 1. The statewide positivity rate dropped to 2.76 percent, the lowest since Read More…

UK Exposes Russian Involvement In SolarWinds Cyber Compromise
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UK Exposes Russian Involvement In SolarWinds Cyber Compromise

Reading Time: < 1 minute The UK government has for the first time today exposed details of the SVR’s cyber program The SVR is Russia’s civilian foreign intelligence service and is the successor organization to the KGB’s First Chief Directorate. It predominantly targets overseas governmental, diplomatic, think-tank, healthcare and energy targets for intelligence purposes. It is technologically advanced, developing capabilities Read More…

3 Tips To Help Support Your Small Business’ Road To Recovery
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3 Tips To Help Support Your Small Business’ Road To Recovery

Reading Time: 2 minutes The road to recovery for small business will be difficult without proper help (NC) As the COVID-19 vaccine begins to reach Canadian communities, many small business owners are viewing 2021 as the year to shift from crisis response to rebuilding and recovery. “While the pandemic continues to pose uncertainties, it’s important that business owners do Read More…

Until America Passes Reasonable Gun Laws...
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Until America Passes Reasonable Gun Laws…

Reading Time: < 1 minute Another mass shooting in the US, This is a America TDS News – There is nothing we can say that we have not said before. Politicians can keep their proverbial “Thoughts & Payers” and get their shit together and keep the kids safe. More great reading

8 Dead In Another Mass Shooting In The United States
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8 Dead In Another Mass Shooting In The United States

Reading Time: < 1 minute Expect thoughts and Prayers and that’s about it from politicians On 3-16-2021, at around 5:47 PM, Atlanta Police Officers responded to a business robbery in progress call at 1916 Piedmont Road in Northeast Atlanta. Upon arrival, officers located 3 females deceased inside the location from apparent gunshot wounds. While still on scene, officers were advised Read More…

Libya Takes Important Step To Unity With Swearing In Of Unified Government
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Libya Takes Important Step To Unity With Swearing In Of Unified Government

Reading Time: 2 minutes Special Envoy congratulates the Prime-Minister Abdlehamid AlDabaiba and his cabinet as well as the new Presidency Council TDS News – The Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Libya, and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), Ján Kubiš welcomes the swearing-in of the Government of National Unity (GNU) today before the House Read More…

‘I Can't Breathe" George Floyd Justice in Policing Act Passes
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‘I Can’t Breathe” George Floyd Justice in Policing Act Passes

Reading Time: 3 minutes George Floyd’s murder caused sweeping changes to policing in America and how Black and Brown Americans are treated TDS News – Nearly one year ago, George Floyd gasped his last words, ‘I can’t breathe,’ and ignited a nationwide reckoning on the racial injustice and police brutality that exists in our country.  ‘I can’t breathe.’  Since Read More…

Alleged Smuggling Ring Busted At Canadian, U.S Boarder
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Alleged Smuggling Ring Busted At Canadian, U.S Boarder

Reading Time: 2 minutes Smuggling leads to 27 charges under the Criminal Code of Canada and the Customs Act: TDS News – A Kawartha Lakes resident is facing charges following the interception of prohibited firearm suppressors. Today, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced that Lawrence Brazeau, from Kawartha Lakes, has been charged with weapons-related offences following the completion of an alleged Read More…

Johnson & Johnson Announces Single-Shot COVID-19 Vaccine
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U.S Authorizes Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine For Emergency Use

Reading Time: 4 minutes Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine is the first Single-Shot Vaccine in Fight Against Global Pandemic TDS News – On Saturday evening, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for its single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, to prevent COVID-19 in individuals 18 years Read More…

Prime Minister Modi Inaugurates The India Toy Fair 2021
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Prime Minister Modi Inaugurates India’s 2021 Toy Fair

Reading Time: 3 minutes Modi wants to see India global manufacturing for toys increased in the next decade TDS News – India’s Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the India Toy Fair 2021 today through video conference. Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Shri Nitin Gadkari and Union Minister of Textiles Smt Read More…

Florida Attorney Charged With Sexually Abusing Children In Cambodia
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Florida Attorney Charged With Sexually Abusing Children In Cambodia

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ex attorney Rugh James Cline currently serving time in a Cambodian prison cell for sexual assault of a minor TDS News – United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announces the return of an indictment charging Rugh James Cline (40, Tampa) with five counts of engaging in illicit sexual conduct in a foreign place and one Read More…

U.S Congress Passes 1.9 Trillion Recovery Package
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U.S Congress Passes 1.9 Trillion Recovery Package

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Recovery Package passed with little support from the Republican Party TDS News – The pandemic has devastated world economies and non more than that of the United States. Under former president Trump and Mitch McConnell, the former leader of the Senate, they failed to pass any economic rescue plan to help Americans. The passing Read More…

500,000 American Lives To COVID-19
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500,000 American Lives Lost To COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes U.S reaches another grim milestone in COVID-19 death tolls TDS News – America marked the loss of 500,000 American lives to the coronavirus: an horrific human toll of staggering proportions and incomprehensible sadness. Every life lost is a profound tragedy that we mourn and that breaks America’s heart. Today, congress convenes and we will observe a Read More…

American Employer Offering $125 Gift Cards For Employees To Be Vaccinated
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American Employer Offering $125 Gift Cards For Employees To Be Vaccinated

Reading Time: < 1 minute Publix Offers a $125 Gift Card to Associates After Completing Full COVID-19 Vaccination To receive the gift card, associates must be currently employed, submit an internal form and proof of vaccination. Although not required, the company is encouraging its associates to get the vaccine. Associates are not required to be vaccinated at a Publix Pharmacy Read More…

Health Canada authorizes first COVID-19 vaccine
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Canada Imposes Sanctions On Myanmar Military

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada joins the United Kingdom and the United States in countries to apply sanctions to Myanmar Today Marc Garneau Minister of Foreign Affairs announced that in response to the coup d’état in Myanmar, Canada is imposing sanctions against 9 Myanmar military officials, under the Special Economic Measures (Burma) Regulations. “Canada stands with the people of Myanmar Read More…

New Fuel Efficiency Standards On The Horizon For Canada & America
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New Fuel Efficiency Standards On The Horizon For Canada & America

Reading Time: 3 minutes Canada’s commitment to climate change requires an update to auto pollution Canada is taking action to cut pollution from the transportation sector, which accounts for one-quarter of our overall emissions. By requiring light-duty vehicles (LDV) to be less polluting over time, Canada’s fuel efficiency standards have the potential to cut fuel costs in Canada, and Read More…

Georgia's Dynamic Duo Warnock & Ossoff Making Good On Election Promises
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Georgia’s Dynamic Duo Warnock & Ossoff Making Good On Election Promises

Reading Time: 3 minutes Warnock & Ossoff Outline Significant COVID-19 Relief Aid They Are Fighting To Deliver To Georgians TDS News – Today, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senator Jon Ossoff (D-GA) and Senator Raphael Warnock (D-GA) outlined significant COVID-19 relief aid they are working to deliver to Georgia families in President Biden’s American Rescue Plan. Over one year Read More…

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Majority Leader Schumer Sets Trump Impeachment Trial Parameters

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump’s first impeachment trial saw no witness TDS News – Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced an agreement on a Senate resolution setting up the structure of the upcoming Senate impeachment trial of Donald J. Trump that ensures the trial will be fair to both the impeachment managers and defense.  “I’m pleased that all parties – the Read More…

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Until Next February…

Reading Time: < 1 minute A poem honoring Black History Month February is the monthWhen Black stories can be held highWhen both culture and historyAre presented in great supply The folktales of the peoplesThe spirits of the land‘Bout the animals and riversAnd the plants o’African There’s tales of Anansi,The ever tricky spiderTeaching youth to be quite couthYet still smart and Read More…

Today Marks The 1 Year Anniversary Of The Death Of The Black Mamba
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Today Marks The 1 Year Anniversary Of The Death Of The Black Mamba

Reading Time: < 1 minute The world still mourns the tragic death of NBA Legend Kobe “Black Mamba” Bryant Early Sunday morning January 26, 2020, NBA legend Kobe Bryant died in Calabasas helicopter crash. On the downed helicopter were his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and six other passengers and the pilot. Emergency personnel responded but no one on board survived. Five people Read More…

Over 124,000 Work At Home Jobs In Canada And US Remain Unfilled
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Over 124,000 Work At Home Jobs In Canada And US Remain Unfilled

Reading Time: < 1 minute COVID-19 has created high paying work from home jobs but companies can not fill them The COVID-19 Pandemic has been devastating to industries such as hospitality, food and beverage, salons and fitness, but prosperous to others, mainly in the tech and telecom sector. With big companies and government still required to provide essential services and Read More…

The Keystone Pipeline Is An Executive Order Away From Being Killed
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The Keystone Pipeline Is An Executive Order Away From Being Killed

Reading Time: 4 minutes Keystone XL commits to become first pipeline to be fully powered by renewable energy President Elect Biden has signaled he plans to undo many of President Trump’s executive orders within the first day of his Administration. And one of those will be to cancel the Keystone pipeline agreement just as the company had announced to Read More…

B.C. Phasing Out Costly Enhanced Drivers Licence ID cards
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B.C. Phasing Out Costly Enhanced Drivers Licence ID cards

Reading Time: 2 minutes The enhanced cards were used to gain quick entry into the United States VICTORIA – B.C. is phasing out the enhanced driver’s licence (EDL) and enhanced identification card (EIC), originally offered to ease entry into the U.S. The popularity of other cost-effective travel documents that are valid longer and allow for air travel are among Read More…

Biden Outlines COVID-19 Plan To Vaccinate 328 Million Americans
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Biden Outlines COVID-19 Plan To Vaccinate 328 Million Americans

Reading Time: 6 minutes Biden rolls out plan to effectively and equitably vaccinating the U.S. population The COVID-19 pandemic is getting worse by the day — more people are hospitalized with COVID-19 than ever before, the death rate is up almost 20 percent, and we’re nearing 400,000 deaths total. At the same time, there is a new, more contagious strain Read More…

Trump Becomes Only US President To Be Impeached Twice
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Trump Becomes Only US President To Be Impeached Twice

Reading Time: < 1 minute 11 Republicans break ranks and vote with Democrats for Trumps second Impeachment Donald Trump becomes the first President in US history to be impeached twice and all but certainly sealing his fate from a second run at office. On Wednesday January 13, 2020, with the help of ten Republicans joining the Democrats, the US House Read More…

Pence Rejects 25th Amendment To Remove Trump
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Pence Rejects 25th Amendment To Remove Trump

Reading Time: 3 minutes Vice President Mike Pence will not invoke the 25th Amendment Late into Tuesday night, the United States House of Representative debated a bill that eventually passed that will see Vice President Pence invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Donald Trump. “With just eight days left in the President’s term, you and the Democratic caucus are Read More…

Insurrectionists Now F.B.I's Most Wanted
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Insurrectionists Now F.B.I’s Most Wanted

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Insurrectionists that stormed the US Capitol Building are now the F.B.I’s most wanted The FBI is seeking information that will assist in identifying individuals who actively instigating violence in Washington, D.C. and stormed the US Capitol Building. The FBI is accepting tips and digital media depicting rioting and violence in the U.S. Capitol building Read More…

January 8th Marks One Year Anniversary Of The Downing Of Ukrainian Flight PS752
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January 8th Marks The One Year Anniversary Of The Downing Of Ukrainian Flight PS752

Reading Time: 2 minutes Iran claimed the jet was accidentally shot down by the Iranian Military On January 8th, 2020, US Government and Pentagon officials reporting Iran accidentally shot down Ukrainian Flight 752 based on analysis of satellites, radar and electronic data collected from the US military and intelligence. At first, Iranian officials refuted the claims by US President Read More…

Western Lenders Cut Off Loans for Fossil Fuel Projects In Africa
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Western Lenders Cut Off Loans for Fossil Fuel Projects In Africa

Reading Time: 7 minutes A little more than a year ago, in November 2019, the European Investment Bank (EIB) declared its intention to phase out funding for fossil fuels A little more than a year ago, in November 2019, the European Investment Bank (EIB) declared its intention to phase out funding for fossil fuels. Specifically, it said that it Read More…

A Coup In Plain Site: Trump's Chilling Phone Call To Georgia's Secretary of State
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A Coup In Plain Site: Trump’s Chilling Phone Call To Georgia’s Secretary of State

Reading Time: 34 minutes Trump’s Desperate call to overturn the election is shameful and a smack in the face to democracy Trump’s intimidation tactics towards Georgia’s Secretary of State to over turn the election is an impeachable offense. And if it wasn’t for that fact he was not reelected, he could have been the only sitting president to be Read More…

Canada To Take Command Of NATO Maritime Group One
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Canada To Take Command Of NATO Maritime Group One

Reading Time: 2 minutes SNMG1 is one of four NATO Standing Naval Forces on continuous active duty Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Halifax departed its namesake homeport of Halifax, Nova Scotia, on New Years Day for a six-month deployment as part of the Maritime Task Force of Operation REASSURANCE. During this deployment, Commodore Bradley Peats of the Canadian Armed Forces will Read More…

President-elect Biden Announces Key Nominees for Department of Defense
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President-elect Biden Announces Key Nominees for Department of Defense

Reading Time: 3 minutes These crisis-tested patriots will work with Secretary-designate Lloyd Austin to keep us safe and secure and ensure our defense policies are accountable to the American people. WASHINGTON – Today, President-elect Joe Biden announced his nomination of Dr. Kathleen Hicks as the Deputy Secretary of Defense and Dr. Colin Kahl as Under Secretary of Defense for Policy. Read More…

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Secretary-Designee Deb Haaland’s First Virtual Meeting With Tribal Leaders

Reading Time: < 1 minute Haaland’s historic appointment makes her the first Indigenous person to serve in Cabinet In her first meeting as Interior Secretary-designee, Deb Haaland hosted a virtual roundtable with Tribal Leaders on Monday morning. She was joined by incoming Senior Advisor to the President and Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement, Cedric Richmond and Read More…

Trump's Reluctant Signing of Coronavirus Relief and Omnibus Comes At a Cost
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Trump’s Reluctant Signing of Coronavirus Relief and Omnibus Comes At a Cost

Reading Time: < 1 minute Trump’s reluctancy to the sign the omnibus bill leaves tens of millions of Americans struggling financially from the pandemic. The signing of the bipartisan, bicameral coronavirus relief legislation is welcome news for the fourteen million Americans who just lost the lifeline of unemployment benefits on Christmas Weekend, and for the millions more struggling to stay Read More…

Dr. Miguel Cardona First Latino Nominated for Secretary of Education
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Dr. Miguel Cardona First Latino Nominated for Secretary of Education

Reading Time: 3 minutes Dr. Miguel Cardona nomination is another sign the Biden administration is committed to having a Cabinet that reflects America. The nomination of the former school teacher is a drastic 180 from current education secretary Betsy Devos. As the Secretary of Education, Devos has single handedly destroyed an already weekend public education system in favour of Read More…

Multiple Groups Want a Texas Referendum To Succeed From The Union
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Multiple Groups Want a Texas Referendum To Succeed From The Union

Reading Time: 2 minutes Texas nationalist movement steps up efforts to gain their Independence With the Texas Independence Referendum Act’s imminent filing, the Texas Nationalist Movement is ramping up preparations to fight for independence. This week the TNM officially filed their paperwork with the Texas Ethics Commission to form two political action committees to support their efforts. The Texas Nationalist Movement Political Read More…

JetBlue Now Arriving and Departing From Guyana
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JetBlue Now Arriving and Departing From Guyana

Reading Time: 2 minutes JetBlue Service to Capital City of Georgetown Expands the Airline’s International Presence NEW YORK –JetBlue today announced it has launched service between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Georgetown, Guyana’s Cheddi Jagan International Airport (GEO), with the first roundtrip flight arriving back in New York this morning. The new service launches with Read More…

Black Historic Site Griffin House To Undergo Major Renovations
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Black Historic Site Griffin House To Undergo Major Renovations

Reading Time: 3 minutes Griffin House played a key role in the providing safe haven for Black community that had escaped slavery. Griffin House is a house built in 1827 by Englishmen in Ancaster. It was purchased by an African-American escaped slave in 1834 who also had enough cash to purchase 50 acres. It offers Underground Railroad tours and history-related programs. Griffin Read More…

UK Lifts Retaliatory Sanctions On American Steel As A Good Faith Gesture To Incoming Biden Administration
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UK Lifts Retaliatory Sanctions On American Steel As A Good Faith Gesture To Incoming Biden Administration

Reading Time: 2 minutes The UK has today set out its independent approach to the longstanding trade conflicts between the EU and US around steel, aluminium and aerospace tariffs. The UK today announced an independent approach to the longstanding trade conflicts between the EU and US around steel and aluminium and aerospace tariffs. To defend the UK steel industry, Read More…

Biden Chooses Xavier Becerra, To Be America's First Latino Secretary of Health and Human Service
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Biden Chooses Xavier Becerra, To Be America’s First Latino Secretary of Health and Human Service

Reading Time: 3 minutes President-elect Joe Biden Announces Key Members of Health Team WASHINGTON – Today, President-elect Joe Biden announced key nominations and appointments of his health team, including Xavier Becerra, Secretary of Health and Human Services. Xavier Becerra, the Attorney General of California and a long-time champion of expanding access to health care, is nominated to serve as Read More…

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris Announces Members of White House Senior Staff
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Vice President-elect Kamala Harris Announces Members of White House Senior Staff

Reading Time: < 1 minute Women continue to dominate White House Senior Administration Positions WASHINGTON – Today, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris announced new members of her White House senior staff. These public servants reflect the very best of our nation, embody the president and vice-president-elect’s commitment to building a team that looks like America, and have the experience to hit Read More…

President-elect Biden on the 50th Anniversary of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
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President-elect Biden on the 50th Anniversary of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Under the Trump administration, several key measures put in place to protect the environment has been rolled back or abolished. More than fifty years ago, with rivers burning, pollution in air, and the public health and safety at risk, ordinary Americans marched, protested, and petitioned their government to better safeguard the wellbeing of our nation. Read More…

Biden’s Clean Energy Revolution to Boost Investments in Wind Energy
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Biden’s Clean Energy Revolution to Boost Investments in Wind Energy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Biden administration plans to re-enter the Paris Climate Accord The global wind turbine generator market is expected to grow at a Compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of almost 4% and register an incremental growth of 7.22 billion during 2020-2024. The new president-elect of the USA, Joe Biden, has announced his plans to re-enlist the United Read More…

Biden Names All Female White House Senior Communications Staff
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Biden Names All Female White House Senior Communications Staff

Reading Time: 3 minutes For the first time in history, these communications roles will be filled entirely by women. WASHINGTON – President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris announced new members of the White House staff who will serve in senior communications roles. These diverse, experienced, and talented women demonstrate President-elect Biden’s continued commitment to building an administration Read More…

President Elect Biden Appoints Navajo Nation Dr Jill Jim To COVID-19 Advisory Board
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President Elect Biden Appoints Navajo Nation Dr Jill Jim To COVID-19 Advisory Board

Reading Time: 3 minutes Dr Jill Jim is a proud member of the Navajo Nation with decades of experience in Western and Indigenous medicine WASHINGTON – Today, President-elect Joe Biden announced new members of the Transition COVID-19 Advisory Board. The team of leading public health experts is helping President-elect Biden, Vice President-elect Harris, and the transition prepare to implement Read More…

America's Standing On The World Stage Has Been Restored With Biden's Election
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America’s Standing On The World Stage Has Been Restored With Biden’s Election

Reading Time: 2 minutes America has had four years of frayed relationships with their neighbours and Allies With the election of Joe Biden, the world collective exhaled in relief. The Trump presidency has been widely seen as the most unethical, scandalous administration in the history of the Republic. The White House and the Oval office once stood for valour Read More…

United States Provides $119 Million to World Food Program
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United States Provides $119 Million to World Food Program

Reading Time: 2 minutes Cote d’Ivoire, Laos, Nepal and Rwanda receiving US$25 million each As classrooms around the developing world begin to re-open, the U.N. World Food Program is receiving US$119 million from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to provide school meals in five countries in Asia and Africa. “Yet again, USDA demonstrates real leadership in reaching school-age children Read More…

Biden-Harris Finally Granted Transition Resources
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Biden-Harris Finally Granted Transition Resources

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump Tweeted he will not concede and will press on Once Michigan state electors certified the votes for President-Elect Biden and the Pennsylvania Supreme Court tossed Trump’s legal teams request to throw-out legally casted votes of millions, Trump’s path to victory was inconceivable. Justice prevailed. America will get the president they wanted and so desperately Read More…

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The GOP Party Is Dead

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s A mere formality until an official name change to the “GOTP” Grand Old Trump Party Obstruction, check! Lies, check! Massive spending, check! Election obstruction, check! Nepotism, check! Bullying, Race bating, Inappropriate sexual comments; check, check, check! Trump has successful gutted and neutered every single member of the GOP. A party that once stood for Read More…

Trump Skips G20 Summit on Coronavirus To Go Golfing
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Trump Skips G20 Summit on Coronavirus To Go Golfing

Reading Time: 2 minutes The world stage will not mix Trump as he exits stage left US President Donald Trump tuned into the G20 virtual summit for the opening greetings, aired his grievance of the US election being stolen, then exited to play a round golf. In any other administration, this type of behavior would not only be considered Read More…

Kenosha Shooter Living Silver Spoon Life With Help From Ricky Schroeder
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Kenosha Shooter Living Silver Spoon Life With Help From Ricky Schroeder

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kyle Rittenhouse out on $2 million dollar bail Amidst the Kenosha killing that took place on August 23, 2020 of another unarmed Blackman by police, sparked the unrest in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Jacob Blake, was shot four times in the back by Kenosha police officer Rusten Sheskey after he was unsuccessfully tasered. On August 25, 2020, heavily Read More…

Trump Loses Second Georgia Recount But Will Not Concede
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Trump Loses Second Georgia Recount But Will Not Concede

Reading Time: 2 minutes Georgia will certify election today after second recount (ATLANTA)-Today, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced the results of the Risk Limiting Audit of Georgia’s presidential contest, which upheld and reaffirmed the original outcome produced by the machine tally of votes cast. Due to the tight margin of the race and the principles of risk-limiting audits, Read More…

Boeing 737 MAX Is Clear To Take Off
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Boeing 737 MAX Is Clear To Take Off

Reading Time: 2 minutes FAA gives green light for Boeing 737 Max to return to the skies SEATTLE, The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today rescinded the order that halted commercial operations of Boeing 737-8s and 737-9s. The move will allow airlines that are under the FAA’s jurisdiction, including those in the U.S., to take the steps necessary to resume service Read More…

"Every Eye Is Upon Me: First Ladies of the United States"
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“Every Eye Is Upon Me: First Ladies of the United States”

Reading Time: 2 minutes Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery Premieres Major Exhibition Of The First Ladies of the United States. The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery presents “Every Eye Is Upon Me: First Ladies of the United States,” the first major exhibition to explore the historical significance of this prominent position through the mode of portraiture. The exhibition spans nearly 250 years, Read More…

Virginia Couple Sentenced For Running $6.6M COVID-19 Paycheck Scam
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Virginia Couple Sentenced For Running $6.6M COVID-19 Paycheck Scam

Reading Time: 2 minutes The couple could face up to 20 years in prison ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Tarik Jaafar has been sentenced to 12 months in prison and two years of supervised release for defrauding the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), a federal initiative designed to help businesses pay their employees and meet their basic expenses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More…

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President Elect Biden Meets With COVID-19 Transition Task Force

Reading Time: 2 minutes The incoming administration will use science to guide its COVID-19 national strategy US, President Elect Biden met with the co-chairs of the transition COVID-19 Advisory Board, Dr. Vivek Murthy, Dr. David Kessler, and Dr. Marcella Nunez-Smith.  The President Elect was briefed on the accelerating public health crisis. The facts they presented were alarming. The country Read More…

Ron Klain Named Incoming White House Chief of Staff
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Ron Klain Named Incoming White House Chief of Staff

Reading Time: 2 minutes Klain has served in many Democratic Administrations as Chief of Staff WASHINGTON – President-elect Joe Biden appointments Ron Klain as incoming White House Chief of Staff and Assistant to the President. A longtime aide to the president-elect, Klain will oversee the Executive Office of the President and serve as a senior advisor. In addition to supporting Read More…

President Elect
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Hello Mr President Elect

Reading Time: 2 minutes Prime Minister Trudeau makes first official phone call to President Elect Biden Days after the US Presidential election was called for President Elect Biden, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called to officially congratulate him, as well as Vice-President-elect, Kamala Harris, on their election win. The Prime Minister was the first international leader to speak with Read More…

Biden Names COVID-19 Transition Team
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Biden Names COVID-19 Transition Team

Reading Time: 2 minutes Biden will focus on empowering scientists and providing them with the resources to protect Americans President Elect Biden has announced a dozen of the country’s top scientists will lead his COVID-19 task force. President Elect Biden has tapped former Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy to head the task force. Added to the team is former Read More…

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Bromance 2.0 – Trudeau Congratulation President Elect Biden

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canada welcomes a fresh start to a rocky relationship with the United States Under the Trump administration, Canada has had the rockiest relationship on file will with any US President. Trump routinely incited trade wars with Canada and caused uncertainty in the markets affecting many businesses on both sides of the border. With the election Read More…

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President Elect Biden Calls For Unity and Reconciliation

Reading Time: 8 minutes A divided America does not have to choose to be divide President Elect Biden delivered the speech America needed. Hope, love, unity and reconciliation was the theme. Biden’s speech was reminiscent of Obama’s more “Perfect Union” address. The President Elect was poised, jovial and reminded the country that “He is a proud Democrat, but he Read More…

Superseding Indictment Charges “Boogaloo Boys” For Domestic Terrorisms
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Superseding Indictment Charges “Boogaloo Boys” For Domestic Terrorisms

Reading Time: 3 minutes Superseding Indictment Charges “Boogaloo Boys” With Conspiracy, Material Support To Hamas, Firearms Violations United States Attorney Erica H. MacDonald today announced a four-count superseding indictment charging Michael Robert Solomon 30, and Benjamin Ryan Teeter, 22, with conspiring and attempting to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization (Hamas) and firearms violations. Solomon and Read More…

Steve Bannon Permanently Band From Twitter After Suggests Beheading Dr Fauci and FBI Boss Wray
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Steve Bannon Permanently Band From Twitter After Suggests Beheading Dr Fauci and FBI Boss Wray

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bannon growing list of Trump surrogates calling for violence against Dr Fauci US President Donald Trump and his surrogates have dialed up the rhetoric to full blown chaos in wake of the inevitable election results. Trump has called for all votes that were legally casted to stop and declared victory with over 5 million votes Read More…

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Gov. Wolf Condemns Efforts to Stop the Counting of Votes in Pennsylvania

Reading Time: < 1 minute Armed Trump Supporters surround Pennsylvania and other polling stations demand vote counts to be halted. Governor Tom Wolf reaffirmed his commitment to counting every vote in the 2020 general election and condemned all efforts to stop the vote count before every eligible vote is counted. Ahead of planned efforts in Philadelphia to disrupt election officials Read More…

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God Bless America, Because They Surely Need It

Reading Time: 2 minutes America confirmed over 63 million times what we knew about race relations in America With over 60 million votes casted for President Donald Trump it makes you wonder what the hell were Americans thinking. When Trump was first elected, many Americans thought it was a rebuke of Hillary Clinton and the Obama administration, and felt little Read More…

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Sarah McBride Makes History, First Transgender US Senator

Reading Time: 2 minutes McBride will serve as Delaware’s First District State Senator Sarah grew up in Wilmington in the First Senate District. McBride has been involved in progressive and community advocacy for most of her life, including working for former Governor Jack Markell, Attorney General Beau Biden, and in the Obama White House. In 2013, McBride joined the Read More…

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Facebook’s Notorious Election Meddling Hits All Time High

Reading Time: 2 minutes Days Before the Election, Facebook’s Failure to Effectively Manage Its Political Ads Ban Is a Colossal Affront to Democracy Recent stories have made clear that Facebook completely botched its political ads ban rollout. With nearly 100 million people casting early votes and Election Day two days away, this is a complete calamity. This week, Color Of Read More…

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USA Elections – How Do They Work?

Reading Time: 2 minutes The President of the United States is the Head of State and Government An election for president of the United States happens every four years on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November. The next presidential election will be November 3, 2020. Primaries, Caucuses and Political Conventions The election process begins with primary elections and caucuses. Read More…

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Texas Supreme Court Votes to Honor the 127,000 Drive Thru Ballots Casted

Reading Time: 2 minutes Texas GOP petitioned Texas Supreme Court to toss over 127,000 ballots casted in drive up voting station. The overwhelming feeling by American’s is that a Blue Tsunami is coming and Texas is right smack dab in the the middle of it. US President Trump is not only trailing in Texas and the national polls, the Read More…

NY States Among First to Provide Rapid Test Kits to Schools
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NY States Among First to Provide Rapid Test Kits to Schools

Reading Time: 3 minutes New York State Will Provide Rapid Test Kits for Schools Wishing to Participate  New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo released guidelines for schools to reopen in red and orange micro-cluster zones in order to help keep schools in focus areas open to in-person instruction. The guidelines require mass testing in schools before they reopen followed Read More…

Senate Democrats Demand Fully Transparency On Trumps Secret China Bank Account
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Senate Democrats Demand Fully Transparency On Trumps Secret China Bank Account

Reading Time: < 1 minute Trump failed to disclose secret secret China bank account and those from various countries along with copies of his tax returns Washington, D.C. – Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Senate Banking Committee Ranking Member Sherrod Brown (D-OH) wrote to Alan Garten, the Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Read More…

Egyptian Energy Now Top Priority For UK Companies
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Egyptian Energy Now Top Priority For UK Companies

Reading Time: 2 minutes UK-Scottish companies explore business opportunities in Egypt as the country transitions to net-zero The UK Department for International Trade (DIT), in partnership with the Scottish Development International (SDI) organized the first virtual energy event to explore business opportunities for UK-Scottish companies in Egypt’s transition to net zero, as part of UK’s endeavour to support Egypt Read More…

Barrett Confirmed! Supreme Court Stacked 6-3 In Favor of Conservatives
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Barrett Confirmed! Supreme Court Stacked 6-3 In Favor of Conservatives

Reading Time: 2 minutes Barrett’s confirmation is seen as a hypocritical betrayal by the Republican Party Judge Amy Coney Barrett now Justice Amy Coney Barrett of the US Supreme Court. Last night’s swearing-in of Judge Barrett meant President Donald Trump was successful in his attempt to stack the court with Republican-leaning justices. With the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett Read More…

Subdued, Muted and a Tsunami of Lies in Trump's Final Presidential Debate
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Subdued, Muted and a Tsunami of Lies in Trump’s Final Presidential Debate

Reading Time: 2 minutes Presidential Debate Committee muted mics of presidential candidates in debate number three Last night’s final presidential debate between US President Donald Trump and Vice President Joe Biden was the closest thing Americans can have to debate leading up to the final weeks of voting. The presidential debates in the past have been used by candidates Read More…

SEC Issues Record $114 Million Whistleblower Award
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SEC Issues Record $114 Million Whistleblower Award

Reading Time: 2 minutes The SEC record setting amount awarded to the whistle blower yielded a treasure chest of information that warranted the Kings Ransom Washington D.C., The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced an award of over $114 million to a whistleblower whose information and assistance led to the successful enforcement of SEC and related actions.  The $114 Read More…

Students Are Ready To Dismantle The Patriarchy
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Students Are Ready To Dismantle The Patriarchy

Reading Time: 2 minutes New Contest Offers Cash Prizes to High School & College Students for Ideas on How to Dismantle Patriarchy NEW YORK – A new competition sponsored by the violence prevention organizations V-Day and A Call to Men is calling on New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut area high school and college students everywhere to submit original ideas on how to Dismantle Read More…

Black Women Continue to be the most reliable Voters for Democrats
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Black Women Continue to be the most reliable Voters for Democrats

Reading Time: 2 minutes New Partnership Aims to Highlight Black Women Running for Office Across America and Help Black Women Mobilize Their Networks as They Head to the Polls on Nov. 3 – NEW YORK-Today, ESSENCE, a company dedicated to Black women and communities, and Higher Heights, a national organization dedicated to advancing Black women’s political power announced they have joined forces Read More…

New Priorities USA AD Puts Trump on Defence
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New Priorities USA AD Puts Trump on Defence

Reading Time: 2 minutes Priorities USA’s New AD emphasizes the dismantling of The Affordable Care Act As the Presidential finish line is only a few weeks away, Democratic Super Pac Priorities USA has increased spending in key battleground states to secure the win for Biden. Priorities USA Action has announced a new digital ad featuring Ady Barkan, a health Read More…

Above the Law: Miami Police Officer Disciplined for Multiple Violations
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Above The Law: Miami Police Officer Disciplined for Incident at Polling Station

Reading Time: 2 minutes Miami Police officer was armed, in uniform wearing a pro Trump mask at a local polling station. Miami police officer Daniel Ubeda showed up to vote at a polling location in his full uniform wearing a vote for Trump COVID-19 facemask. According to election laws, voters are to refrain from campaigning within any polling stations. Read More…

The Perfect Match - The Container Store & Marie Kondo Join Forces
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The Perfect Match – The Container Store & Marie Kondo Join Forces

Reading Time: 2 minutes The world’s leading company for top-quality storage containers team up with the organize Guru Marie Kondo COPPELL, Texas-The Container Store, the leading specialty retailer of storage and organization products, is launching an exclusive co-branded collection of organizing tools by Marie Kondo, tidying expert, New York Times bestselling author, Emmy-nominated television star and founder of KonMari Read More…

Federal Grand Jury Indicts 2 People in Health Care Fraud Scheme
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Federal Grand Jury Indicts 2 People in Health Care Fraud Scheme

Reading Time: 2 minutes Health Care frauds are on the rise especially in wake of COVID-19 In San Antonio Texas, federal authorities arrested a former employee of medical services provider Kindred Home Health (KHH) for her role in prescription fraud and home health kickback schemes, announced U.S. Attorney Gregg N. Sofer; FBI Special Agent in Charge Christopher Combs, San Read More…

FBI Warns of Potential Charity Fraud Associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic
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FBI Warns of Potential Charity Fraud Associated with the COVID-19 Pandemic

Reading Time: < 1 minute COVID-19 Scammers have stolen tens of millions from unsuspecting citizens Nationwide, the FBI and other law enforcement agencies have received reports of scammers fraudulently soliciting donations for individuals, groups, and areas affected by COVID-19. They are leveraging the COVID-19 pandemic to steal your money, your personal information, or both. Don’t let them. Charity scams often Read More…

Judge Amy Coney Barrett continues to stonewall Senate Democrats
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett continues to stonewall Senate Democrats

Reading Time: 2 minutes Judge Amy Coney Barrett continues to play it safe by avoided Senate Democrats questions as her confirmation is imminent. On the first and seconds days of the Supreme Court nomination hearings, Senate Democrats focused on the damage that will be done to everyday Americans if Republicans are able to jam through a nominee that will Read More…

Trump Super Spreader Tour Rolls Into Florida
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Trump Super Spreader Tour Rolls Into Florida

Reading Time: < 1 minute Over 7,000 people packed like sardines to hear Trump speak at his super spreader event “I feel so powerful, I’ll walk into that audience. I’ll walk in there, I’ll kiss everyone in that audience. I’ll kiss the guys and the beautiful women and the — everybody. I’ll just give everybody a big, fat kiss.” Said Read More…

Amy Coney Barrett Supreme Court Justice Hearings a Mere Formality
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Amy Coney Barrett Supreme Court Justice Hearings a Mere Formality

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump’s pick to push through Amy Coney Barrett another pro life justice is all but completed “Amy Coney Barrett not requesting her hearings be delayed until proper background investigations can be done and her failure to make full disclosures in the documents she has filed show a lack of regard for process that is disqualifying. Read More…

New York's Roller Coaster Ride Back to Normalcy
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New York’s Roller Coaster Ride Back to Normalcy

Reading Time: 3 minutes New York’s Governor Cuomo Announces Grand Opening of Cliffside Coaster at Lake Placid’s Olympic Sports Complex New York’s Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the grand opening of the new Cliffside Mountain Coaster at Mt. Van Hoevenberg. The longest of its kind in the United States, the mountain coaster travels alongside the 1980 Olympic bobsled track and Read More…

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Unprecedented: Debate Committee cancel’s remaining Presidential Debates

Reading Time: < 1 minute The debates of 2020 have been more about interruption than policies The organizations for presidential debates has cancelled all remaining debates between Vice President Joe Biden and US President Donald Trump. Due to the president’s recent infection of COVID-19, Trump the super spreader refused to take part in an online debate forum. The president refused Read More…

Thank You, Mr. Vice President, Thank You, Thank You, Thank You, Mr. Vice President
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Thank You, Mr. Vice President, Thank You, Thank You, Thank You, Mr. Vice President

Reading Time: 2 minutes The theme of the US Vice Presidential debate was Thank You for interrupting There must be something in the water because just like Trump, Mike Pence ignored the Rules of Engagement at the first and only Vice Presidential debate. Thank you, thank you Mr. Vice Pesident, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank Read More…

Trump back at the White House, No Mask Needed
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Trump back at the White House, No Mask Needed

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump’s refusal to wear a mask underscores his ability to handle the coronavirus US President Donald Trump re-entered the White House late Monday evening after being discharged from Walter Reed Military Hospital. According to several sources, the President’s discharge was premature and despite having the world’s best physicians treating him, they would have preferred the Read More…

Trump's COVID-19 Drive-by draws widespread condemnation
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Trump’s COVID-19 Drive-by draws widespread condemnation

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump is making a mockery of his COVID-19 treatment at the Walter Reed Hospital US President Donald Trump’s drive-by stunt outside of Walter Reed hospital is drawing widespread condemnation for not taking the coronavirus seriously and putting the lives of the very people trying to protect him at risk In the middle of his treatment, Read More…

Cloudbet Gives 'Not-So-Sleepy Joe' 2 To 1 Odds To Win The US Presidency
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Cloudbet Gives ‘Not-So-Sleepy Joe’ 2 To 1 Odds To Win The US Presidency

Reading Time: 2 minutes Biden’s odds of winning the US Presidency increased after the first debate Joe Biden, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. presidency, won support from the betting public as he withstood a hail of bluster and interjection from President Donald Trump during a combative and fiery first presidential debate. Odds on a Biden win shortened to 1.65, meaning Read More…

New National Safety Council Report Finds 39 States Need to Do More to Protect Residents from COVID-19
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New National Safety Council Report Finds 39 States Need to Do More to Protect Residents from COVID-19

Reading Time: 2 minutes Leading nonprofit safety advocate urges leaders to prioritize safety above all else A new National Safety Council report reveals 39 states did not go far enough to protect residents from the century’s biggest threat to safety. Despite COVID-19 claiming more lives than accidental drug overdoses, motor vehicle crashes and falls combined, the State of Response: State Actions to Address the Read More…