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Longtime GOP senator and presidential candidate Bob Dole dead at 98

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole died Sunday morning at age 98, his wife's foundation announced."It is with heavy hearts we announce that Senator Robert Joseph Dole died early this morning in his slee...

Surgeon Gen says Americans should not ‘panic’ over omicron, but should use masks, other known measures

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy is urging Americans to be more aggressive in taking precautions against the COVID-19 omicron variant. Murthy told "Fox News Sunday" that, while he and other officials are st...

Google to take on Apple with its first smartwatch, codenamed ‘Rohan’

Google is reportedly planning to launch its first smartwatch soon. The product has been codenamed ‘Rohan’. Market analysts expect that Google’s new product will directly compete with the Apple Watch in the segment.Google’s smartwatch will join its Pi...

UCIL Recruitment 2021: Few days left to apply for various posts – Check eligibility, last date and selection process

UCIL Recruitment 2021: Uranium Corporation of India Limited (UCIL) is inviting applications for Foreman (Mining) posts. Interested candidates can apply in the prescribed format by sending the application form to the Gen.Manager (Inst./Pers.&IRs./CP...

Politics

Detroit police chief slams Rashida Tlaib: ‘I’d love to see her resign’

Detroit Police Chief James Craig went after Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., after her latest call for "no more policing" in the wake of 20-year-old Daunte Wright's death after a police traffic stop in MinnesotaTlaib has faced a mounting backlash after cal...

IBPS SO 2020-21 recruitment notification released at ibps.in; check important dates, other details here

IBPS SO 2020-21 Recruitment: Indian Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) will begin the online application process for various posts of specialist officers from November 2. All interested candidates who want to apply for Specialist Officer posts can v...

Virginia voter registration website goes down on last day to register

Voters cast their ballots for the 2020 election at an early, in-person voting location in Arlington, Virginia, on September 18, 2020.Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty ImagesVirginia's Citizen Portal has gone down due to a cut fiber on Tuesday, pr...

Virat Kohli to be removed as India ODI captain ahead of South Africa tour? BIG updates you need to know

A decision on Virat Kohli’s future as India ODI captain is expected to be taken this week when the selectors meet to finalise the team for the upcoming tour of South Africa, It is to be noted that the BCCI will need clearance from Government of India t...

“They betrayed our cause”: Ana-Maria Ramos dishes on Democrat defections

Ana-Maria Ramos was speechless. It was last Monday, August 9, and the Texas State Representative (D-102) was in a meeting with several House Democrats in Washington, D.C., when the news broke: Four of their peers had, without warning, abandoned their p...

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Rep. Massie launches ‘maximum triggering’ with family Christmas photo: ‘Santa, please bring ammo’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Rep. Thomas Massie posted a Christmas photo to Twitter showing his family with guns, setting off a frenzy of liberals condemning the Republican lawmaker. "Merry Christmas! ps. Santa, please bring ammo,...

Pooja Hegde flaunts her ‘Serial Laugher’ on social media, fans are all hearts

Bollywood actress Pooja Hegde often shares her sizzling hot pictures while raising the temperature on social media. She recently went on a trip to the Maldives which is Bollywood’s favourite destination. She has been sharing pictures from the island na...

Omicron Covid variant in at least 15 states and cases are likely to rise, CDC chief says

Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, testifies during the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee hearing titled Next Steps: The Road Ahead for the COVID-19 Response, in Dirksen Building on T...

How a Native American tribe on Long Island is losing its land to rising seas

Mila McKey, the Shinnecock aquaculture manager, farms oysters in Heady Creek, Southampton.Emma Newburger / CNBCSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — The Shinnecock Indian Nation once had seasonal villages that stretched across the eastern end of Long Island. But after c...

7th Pay Commission: Annual salary of Central government employees to increase by Rs 95,000 – Here’s how

7th Pay Commission latest updates: In a good news for lakhs of Central government employees, after the recent hike in their Dearness Allowance (DA), it is likely that the salary of Central government employees would increase by as much as Rs 95,000. Th...

Texas Daily

Abortion fund groups, providers join lawsuit against extreme new abortion law in Texas

For years Texas has been the epicenter of the anti-abortion movement. Now, a broad coalition of groups have banded together in a lawsuit meant to stop the latest extreme anti-abortion bill in Te...

Kurt Lockhart on his run for Travis County Clerk

28-year-old Democratic progressive Kurt Lockhart announced his bid for Travis County Clerk earlier this year. Lockhart is hoping to replace current clerk Dana DeBeauvoir who announced her retirement in November after 35 years of service. Accor...

Progressive group secures enough signatures for Austin ballot initiative

Ground Game Texas, an Austin-based progressive non-profit organization has announced that they have secured enough signatures for the Austin Freedom Act of 2021, a ballot initiative which would decriminalize marijuana and ban no-knock warrants. The 30,...

Ted Cruz, fully vaccinated, wants to shut down the government over vaccine mandates

As the deadline for Congress to reach a deal on funding the government looms, Ted Cruz and a number of his fellow Republican senators want to force a shutdown over vaccine mandates.The leaders of both parties want to pass a short-term funding bill,...

Barack Obama endorses MJ Hegar

Former President Barack Obama issued his latest wave of endorsements on Friday.Among them, Democratic U.S. Senate candidate and Air Force helicopter pilot MJ Hegar. Hegar is facing ...

Law and Order

‘Another Country’ actor David Gulpilil dies at 68, details here

Veteran actor David Gulpilil, who lit up the screen in his 1971 debut film ‘Walkabout’ and recently starred in a biographical documentary about his remarkable life, has passed away at the age of 68. As per Variety, Gulpilil was diagnosed with lung canc...

Q&A: Rep. Alex Dominguez announces he’s running for the Texas Senate

Yesterday morning, Rep. Alex Dominguez announced that he’s running for state senate in District 27. Known best for his focus on education and healthcare access in the Rio Grande Valley, the two-term representative emerged as a leading voice within the ...

This interactive map shows where the Covid omicron variant has been detected

From the U.S. to Germany and Saudi Arabia to Australia, the Covid-19 omicron variant has spread to dozens of countries globally.The World Health Organization has labeled omicron, which was first detected by South African scientists, a "variant of conce...

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Buttigieg remains silent on former top aide helping Andrew Cuomo fight sexual harassment accusations

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg has remained silent as the details of a former top aide’s assistance to disgraced former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo have come to light. Democratic strategist Lis...

Biden requiring stricter COVID testing of legal travelers even as illegal immigrants have gotten a pass

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Biden administration is set to introduce stricter testing for both vaccinated and unvaccinated legal travelers entering the United States amid the rising threat of the Omicron variant even while illegal...

Taiwan faces water wake-up call as climate change intensifies

Taipei, Taiwan – Every year on May 8, the Japanese engineer Hatta Yochi is honoured as a deity for overseeing the construction of the Wushantou Reservoir and the Chianan Irrigation Canal that transformed Taiwanese agriculture a century ago by allowing ...

Sunrise Movement endorses Jessica Cisneros for Congress

The youth environmental group, Sunrise Movement, has officially endorsed Jessica Cisneros for Texas’ 28th Congressional District. Cisneros is running against Henry Cuellar, one of the most conservative Democrats in Congress, who notably opposes much of...

Rep. Massie launches ‘maximum triggering’ with family Christmas photo: ‘Santa, please bring ammo’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Rep. Thomas Massie posted a Christmas photo to Twitter showing his family with guns, setting off a frenzy of liberals condemning the Republican lawmaker. "Merry Christmas! ps. Santa, please bring ammo,...

Christine Pelosi would face scrutiny of past comments if she runs for mom’s House seat

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! As Christine Pelosi's potential political future again hit the news, the daughter of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi devoted some of the last week to dwelling on 2016, the year she stepped into the national spot...

Dallas Morning News

Federal judge halts Texas social media law

On Wednesday, federal judge Robert Pitman blocked House Bill 20, a bill signed into law in September, that prohibits large social media platforms from censoring a user based on their viewpoints. Republican officials like Texas Gov. Greg Abbott...

WATCH: Elon Musk joins video call with 16-month-old son ‘X’ on his lap

After Google CEO Sundar Pichai forgot to unmute himself in a video conference recently, now Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has been a part of a viral video call courtesy his young son ‘X’.Musk was addressing audience during an online event hosted by th...

Trump defends Gosar after House censures the Republican

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Former President Donald Trump weighed in to endorse Rep. Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., a day after the Republican lawmaker was censured by the House and removed from his committees for sharing an anime video that de...

Coca-Cola CEO says company will raise prices to offset higher commodity costs

In this articlePEPKOJames Quincey, the CEO of The Coca-Cola Company, speaks during an interview with CNBC on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange, December 9, 2019.Brendan McDermid | ReutersCoca-Cola will raise prices on its drinks to combat the im...

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Biden ignores reporters at summit with Canada and Mexico after Psaki touts availability

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Biden failed to take questions from reporters at the top of a trilateral summit meeting with the leaders of Mexico and Canada Thursday — shortly after White House press secretary Jen Psaki claimed...

Gov. Kay Ivey warns Biden, OSHA vaccine mandate could create ‘economic damage’ in Alabama

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey has penned a letter to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, warning that President Biden's COVID-19 vaccine mandate for companies with more than 100 employees will have a...

Uttar Pradesh lockdown news: Agra administration issues new guidelines as Omicron fear grips India

Amid the rising fear of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron, the Agra administration has decided to implement preventative measures to keep the virus at bay. With the city of Taj being an attractive tourist destination for foreigners, the administration h...

Chennai doctors turn messiah for construction worker who fell from 17th floor

In a three-month-long effort, a multi-disciplinary team of doctors treated and helped in the recuperation of a 20-year old worker who fell off the 17th floor of a building. According to statistics quoted by doctors, a 60feet or 20meter fall is consider...

WHO says Covid omicron variant detected in 38 countries, early data suggests it’s more contagious than delta

STR | NurPhoto | Getty ImagesThe World Health Organization on Friday said the Covid omicron variant has been detected in 38 countries, up from 23 two days ago, with early data suggesting the strain is more contagious than delta."We do see an increasing...

New York officials confirm 5 cases of omicron Covid variant in NYC metro area

A sign outside of a hospital advertises COVID-19 testing on November 19, 2021 in New York City.Spencer Platt | Getty ImagesNew York officials have confirmed five cases of the omicron Covid-19 variant in the New York City metropolitan area, Gov. Kathy H...

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‘Without taking a single penny from me’: Krushna Abhishek congratulates sister Arti Singh on buying new car on her own

Arti Singh achieved a milestone as she became a proud owner of a swanky car. The Bigg Boss 13 finalist and actor took to her Instagram page and shared a series of photos while posing with her brand new car and beaming with happiness. She was joined by ...

Tesla shares rise after Elon Musk urges employees to cut delivery costs

In this articleTSLAThe logo marks the showroom and service center for the US automotive and energy company Tesla in Amsterdam on October 23, 2019.John Thys | AFP | Getty ImagesShares of Tesla climbed as much as 5% on Monday after CEO Elon Musk issued a...

New California law affirms Indigenous right to controlled burns

San Francisco, California – Overgrown forests and increasingly destructive wildfires are the legacy of more than a century of fire suppression policy in California. Historically, state laws held people liable for damages if they started a fire that bur...

Seattle’s socialist councilwoman in bitter recall fight

A bitter political battle has broken out in Seattle where one of the city's councilmembers is facing a recall effort led by residents who expressed dismay over her conduct during recent protests.On Thursday, Seattle resident Ernest Lou made his ca...

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Biden to sign bipartisan bills in support of police, federal law enforcement

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! EXCLUSIVE: President Biden is expected to sign three pieces of bipartisan legislation into law on Thursday in support of police officers, the law enforcement community, and federal officials, Fox News has l...

Police complaint filed against Kareena Kapoor Khan for hurting religious sentiments of a community – Know more

Kareena Kapoor Khan has donned the hat of an author for the first time for her book ‘Pregnancy Bible’ where she wrote the experiences of both her pregnancies. She recently unveiled the first look of her book cover, which she said is ‘the ultimate manua...

Longtime GOP senator and presidential candidate Bob Dole dead at 98

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole died Sunday morning at age 98, his wife's foundation announced."It is with heavy hearts we announce that Senator Robert Joseph Dole died early this morning in his slee...

A Wild New Shakeup in the Republican AG Primary

The Republican primary in the Attorney General’s race had another wild twist Monday evening when Louie Gohmert, the Tea Party congressman and outspoken Trump enthusiast, declared he was officially a candidate.Gohmert had fueled speculation that he ...

Varun Dhawan-Natasha Dalal wedding details out, couple opts for sunset beach-side ceremony

Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan is all set to tie the knot with childhood sweetheart Natasha Dalal and as per reports, the couple has closed in on a sunset beach-side wedding. According to reports, the wedding is scheduled for next weekend and the festiv...

The Trump administration is ending the census count early. Here’s what that means for Texas

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that the Trump administration can end the 2020 census count early on October 15. This will undoubtedly throw a process already complicated by the COVID-19...

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Blinken invites UN envoys on racism, minority issues to visit US

Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday announced that he has invited the United Nations' envoys on racism and minority issues to visit the U.S., a move that immediately drew criticism."As the President has repeatedly made clear, great nations suc...

It’s not entirely clear how the government will pay for Trump’s $200 Medicare cards

President Donald J. Trump talks about his healthcare vision and signs executive order in Charlotte NCÂ United States on September 24, 2020.Peter Zay | Anadolu Agency | Getty ImagesIn a speech unveiling his health-care "vision" for America, President Do...

Surgeon Gen says Americans should not ‘panic’ over omicron, but should use masks, other known measures

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy is urging Americans to be more aggressive in taking precautions against the COVID-19 omicron variant. Murthy told "Fox News Sunday" that, while he and other officials are st...

Climate-vulnerable nations ‘fight for their lives’ at COP26

Glasgow, Scotland – Climate change researchers at COP26 challenged a final draft communique released by the United Nations on Wednesday, questioning its ability to protect the planet from disastrous weather chaos.The draft – released ahead of Friday’s ...