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 2021-01-15 22:46 

AP

UN hopes to take first step to elect next chief by Jan. 31...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly and Security Council are expected to take the first step toward electing the next head of the global organization this month.Assembly......

 2021-01-15 22:44 

AP

CORRECTS: National Rife Association files for bankruptcy, says gun-rights group will legally move from New York to Texas...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — CORRECTS: National Rife Association files for bankruptcy, says gun-rights group will legally move from New York to Texas....

 2021-01-15 22:41 

AP

NY prosecutors interview Michael Cohen about Trump finances...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York prosecutors conducted an hours-long interview Thursday of Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former attorney, asking a range of questions about Trump's business......

 2021-01-15 22:40 

AP

Mormon leaders condemn 'lawless behavior' at US Capitol...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints condemned "lawless behavior" and the violence of rioters who broke into the U.S. Capitol in a statement Friday that marked the......

 2021-01-15 22:36 

AP

How major US stock indexes fared Friday...

Wall Street dropped again Friday to close out its first losing week in three after reports showed the pandemic is deepening the hole for the economy, as Washington prepares to throw it another......

 2021-01-15 22:36 

AP

Top cornerbacks standing out on NFL's Super Bowl hopefuls...

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — When Brandon Staley looks at the defenses on the remaining eight teams in the NFL playoffs, the Los Angeles Rams' defensive coordinator sees several top-notch groups......

 2021-01-15 22:30 

AP

Noem blames Capitol insurrection on lack of civics education...

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Friday blamed an inadequate education in American civics as "the root cause" of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, while making no mention......

 2021-01-15 22:28 

UPI

President-elect Joe Biden outlines U.S. COVID-19 vaccine plan...

President-elect Joe Biden on Friday detailed his plan to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines....

 2021-01-15 22:20 

AP

Nevada officials report 1,878 new COVID-19 cases, 40 deaths...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada reported 1,878 new cases and 40 deaths from COVID-19 on Friday.The latest numbers from Nevada health officials bring the state to 258,050 confirmed cases and 3,698......

 2021-01-15 22:17 

AP

Harden sees title chance, says he'll sacrifice shots for it...

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden used his final interview in Houston to say that his team wasn't good enough.He has a whole new message now that he's in Brooklyn.Harden sees a roster......

 2021-01-15 22:14 

AP

Case against woman charged in boyfriend's suicide to proceed...

BOSTON (AP) — The manslaughter case against a former Boston College student accused of encouraging her boyfriend to take his own life will head toward trial, prosecutors said Friday.A......

 2021-01-15 21:56 

Reuters

Biden names geneticist Lander for new Cabinet-level post, elevating role of science...

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden named pioneering geneticist Eric Lander as the director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy on Friday, elevating the post to Cabinet-level status for first time....

 2021-01-15 21:56 

Reuters

Fact check: Evidence disproves claims of Italian conspiracy to meddle in U.S. election (known as #ItalyGate)...

On Jan. 6, 2021, the day supporters of President Donald Trump gathered in Washington, D.C. to protest the certification of the 2020 presidential election results by Congress and ultimately storm the U.S. Capitol, posts began to circulate widely social med...

 2021-01-15 21:56 

AP

States declare emergencies, close capitols ahead of rallies...

Responding to warnings of potentially violent demonstrations, governors across the nation are calling out National Guard troops, declaring states of emergency and closing their capitols to the......

 2021-01-15 21:54 

Reuters

[ World ]

Biden will keep Dr. Francis Collins as National Institutes of Health director: statement...

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will keep Dr. Francis Collins as head of the National Institutes of Health, his transition team said in a press release on Friday....

 2021-01-15 21:53 

Reuters

Brazil soy firms commit to zero deforestation from 2020...

Brazilian soy traders CJ Selecta, Caramuru and Imcopa have committed to zero deforestation in their respective supply chains, adding pressure on larger traders to accelerate environmental commitments....

 2021-01-15 21:52 

Reuters

CORRECTED-Biden will keep Dr. Francis Collins as National Institutes of Health director -statement...

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will keep Dr. Francis Collins as head of the National Institutes of Health, his transition team said in a press release on Friday....

 2021-01-15 21:50 

Reuters

National Rifle Association says it has filed for bankruptcy as part of restructuring...

The National Rifle Association on Friday filed petitions with a U.S. bankruptcy court seeking protection from creditors by restructuring, the gun rights advocacy group announced....

 2021-01-15 21:50 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-National Rifle Association says it has filed for bankruptcy as part of restructuring...

The National Rifle Association on Friday filed petitions with a U.S. bankruptcy court seeking protection from creditors by restructuring, the gun rights advocacy group announced....

 2021-01-15 21:49 

Reuters

PSEG on track to sell fossil-fired power plants by year end -CEO...

Public Service Enterprise Group Inc is on track to sell its fossil-fired plants by the end of the year as it transitions into a mostly regulated utility operator and producer of 100% clean energy, the power company's chief executive said....

 2021-01-15 21:46 

Reuters

PSEG on track to sell fossil-fired power plants by year end -CEO...

Public Service Enterprise Group Inc is on track to sell its fossil-fired plants by the end of the year as it transitions into a mostly regulated utility operator and producer of 100% clean energy, the power company's chief executive said....

 2021-01-15 21:45 

Reuters

Wall Street closes lower as banks, energy shares tumble...

Wall Street's main indexes finished lower on Friday, weighed down by big U.S. banks after their earnings reports, while the energy fell sharply due to a regulatory probe into Exxon Mobil Corp....

 2021-01-15 21:44 

Reuters

US STOCKS-Wall Street closes lower as banks, energy shares tumble...

Wall Street's main indexes finished lower on Friday, weighed down by big U.S. banks after their earnings reports, while the energy fell sharply due to a regulatory probe into Exxon Mobil Corp....

 2021-01-15 21:44 

AP

Extremists exploit a loophole in social moderation: Podcasts...

Major social platforms have been cracking down on the spread of misinformation and conspiracy theories in the leadup to the presidential election, and expanded their efforts in the wake of the......

 2021-01-15 21:43 

AP

Column: Meyer faces tough adjustment heading to NFL Jaguars...

Before the good folks in Jacksonville get too fired up about the arrival of Urban Meyer, let's review a few cautionary tales.Like Nick Saban. And Steve Spurrier. And perhaps the biggest......

 2021-01-15 21:41 

Reuters

Inaugural Reuters Next summit draws 40,000 delegates and sets global agenda for Professionals...

After the extraordinary upheavals of 2020, the first Reuters Next virtual leadership summit this week brought together 40,000 delegates to look ahead at opportunities for change and growth and set the global news agenda generating essential insights for P...

 2021-01-15 21:41 

Reuters

Pelosi calls for prosecution of any Congress members who might have helped pro-Trump siege...

Any members of the U.S. Congress who helped a crowd of President Donald Trump's supporters storm the Capitol should face criminal prosecution, House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Friday....

 2021-01-15 21:38 

Reuters

[ World ]

Brazil reports more than 1,000 COVID deaths for fourth consecutive day...

Brazil had 66,047 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus reported in the past 24 hours, and 1,038 deaths from COVID-19, the fourth consecutive day with more than 1,000 fatalities, the Health Ministry said on Friday....

 2021-01-15 21:35 

Reuters

Brazil reports more than 1,000 COVID deaths for fourth consecutive day...

Brazil had 66,047 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus reported in the past 24 hours, and 1,038 deaths from COVID-19, the fourth consecutive day with more than 1,000 fatalities, the Health Ministry said on Friday....

 2021-01-15 21:35 

Reuters

CANADA FX DEBT-Canadian dollar drops, posts weekly decline on greenback short-covering...

(Adds strategist quotes and details throughout, updates prices) * Canadian dollar falls 0.8% against the greenback * Price of U.S. oil settles 2.3% lower * Canadian home sales rise 7.2% in December from November * Canadian bond yields ease across a flatte...

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