US Supreme Court says state cannot deny public funds to religious schools

US Supreme Court says state cannot deny public funds to religious schools

This post was originally published on this site The US Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that public funds can be used to support families sending their children to religious schools, in a case that challenged longstanding principles of separation of church and state. The case was brought by two evangelical...

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AG Merrick Garland visits Ukraine to meet with top prosecutor leading war crimes inquiry

AG Merrick Garland visits Ukraine to meet with top prosecutor leading war crimes inquiry

This post was originally published on this siteGarland is meeting with Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova. The U.S. is assisting an international effort to identify and prosecute war criminals     

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Zelensky: Russia ‘very nervous’ ahead of European Union membership decision

Zelensky: Russia ‘very nervous’ ahead of European Union membership decision

This post was originally published on this siteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said early Tuesday that Russia is “very nervous” just before a decision on his country’s membership in the European Union (EU). “As I predicted, Russia is very nervous about our activity,” he said during a virtual address. “Again shelling...

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Jan. 6 hearing to focus on efforts to pressure states to block election certification

Jan. 6 hearing to focus on efforts to pressure states to block election certification

This post was originally published on this siteOn Tuesday, the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol will focus on former President Donald Trump’s efforts to pressure state officials to overturn the 2020 election results.

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Why This Bear Market Is Bad for Stocks and Bonds

Why This Bear Market Is Bad for Stocks and Bonds

This post was originally published on this siteIt is highly unusual for both fixed income and equities to perform so badly at the same time, but inflation has flipped their correlation to the same direction.

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6 things to watch in Tuesday’s elections in Alabama, Virginia, Georgia and DC

6 things to watch in Tuesday’s elections in Alabama, Virginia, Georgia and DC

This post was originally published on this siteAlabamians voting in Tuesday’s runoff for the Republican Senate nomination will decide between the establishment candidate former President Donald Trump has endorsed in Katie Britt and the conservative who has long embraced Trump’s brand of politics even though he is now at odds...

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Economists look past the Fed to fight inflation

Economists look past the Fed to fight inflation

This post was originally published on this siteEconomists are looking beyond the Federal Reserve and thinking outside the box of monetary policy for ideas on how to fight inflation. With gas prices soaring, they are focusing largely — though not exclusively — on the energy industry and are increasingly coming...

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Expert Panel to Call for Overhaul of U.S. Public Health System

Expert Panel to Call for Overhaul of U.S. Public Health System

This post was originally published on this siteThe panel will recommend that a new federal position be created to oversee public health.

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Captured American veterans may face death penalty, Russian spokesman says: Live Ukraine updates

Captured American veterans may face death penalty, Russian spokesman says: Live Ukraine updates

This post was originally published on this siteRussian spokesman Dmitry Peskov told NBC News that the 2 American veterans who were captured near Kharkiv may face the death penalty. Live updates.     

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