New York Prosecutor Drops Sex Crime Charges Against Andrew Cuomo

New York Prosecutor Drops Sex Crime Charges Against Andrew Cuomo

This post was originally published on this site NEW YORK (Reuters)—A New York prosecutor will not pursue a misdemeanor sex crime charge against former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, saying he could not prove the elements of a crime beyond a reasonable doubt. Albany County District Attorney David Soares said...

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Great Resignation: The number of people quitting jobs hit all-time high in November as openings stayed near record

Great Resignation: The number of people quitting jobs hit all-time high in November as openings stayed near record

This post was originally published on this siteThe number of people who quit their job hit a record of 4.5M in November as the Great Resignation rolled on. Job openings stayed high at 10.6M.     

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Update to CDC’s Covid-19 isolation guidance is imminent, source says

Update to CDC’s Covid-19 isolation guidance is imminent, source says

This post was originally published on this siteThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to update its guidance on the recommended isolation period imminently, according to a source familiar with the plan.

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Sen. Rob Portman announces positive COVID-19 test

Sen. Rob Portman announces positive COVID-19 test

This post was originally published on this siteSen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) on Tuesday announced that he tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, but is asymptomatic.Portman said he took an at-home COVID-19 test in preparation for returning to Washington, D.C. He will isolate for five days and work…

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Second drone attack on US forces foiled in Iraq

Second drone attack on US forces foiled in Iraq

This post was originally published on this siteA second attempted drone attack on U.S. forces in Iraq was foiled on Tuesday after Iraq’s air defenses shot down armed drones that were headed toward a U.S. air base west of Baghdad.An official with the U.S.-led international military…

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Texas abortion providers want district court, not conservative appeals court, to hear challenge to restrictive law

Texas abortion providers want district court, not conservative appeals court, to hear challenge to restrictive law

This post was originally published on this site With the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals set to hear arguments about Texas’ restrictive new abortion law Friday, abortion providers have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to again intervene and instead send the case to a lower court. Abortion providers filed...

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Biden to address public on omicron variant as cases soar: Latest COVID-19 updates

Biden to address public on omicron variant as cases soar: Latest COVID-19 updates

This post was originally published on this siteBefore addressing the American people, President Biden and Vice President Harris will meet with the White House COVID-19 Response Team. Latest updates.     

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Silicon Valley’s trial of the century

Silicon Valley’s trial of the century

This post was originally published on this siteA look at the Theranos trial and the evidence that led to Elizabeth Holmes being found guilty of fraud.

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Biden faces time crunch to pick financial watchdogs

Biden faces time crunch to pick financial watchdogs

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Biden has a growing list of vacancies to fill at top financial watchdog agencies before he and his party risk losing control of the Senate. Biden has roughly a year to nominate and confirm some of the most important officials…

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Democrats hit pause on Biden’s climate, social spending package

Democrats hit pause on Biden’s climate, social spending package

This post was originally published on this siteSenate Democrats are putting President Biden’s climate and social spending plan on the back burner as they plan to debate voting rights legislation this month and hold a vote on changing the Senate’s filibuster rule.Democratic aides say the Build…

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