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Biden Urges Climate Action: ‘We Don’t Have Much More Than 10 Years’

President Biden spent two days warning about the climate crisis and promising that his administration would work to confront it, but Congress is not aligned on the solution.
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Fired Netflix Trans Employee Doesn't Want Dave Chappelle's Special Taken Down
Dave Chappelle has faced backlash for comments he made about transgender women in his Netflix comedy special "The Closer."
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newsweek.com
The anti-filibuster effort is winning
Whether it will ultimately succeed while Democrats are in power is another matter.
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The anti-filibuster effort is winning
Whether it will ultimately succeed while Democrats are in power is another matter.
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Two-Tiered Societies Are No Answer to Vaccine Hesitancy | Opinion
Leaders across the Western world have been clamoring towards segregationist policies that would pit the vaccinated against the unvaccinated.
newsweek.com
Blinken and the Lessons of Latin America's Court-Packers | Opinion
Although he surely did not intend to do so, Secretary of State Anthony Blinken dealt the coup de grâce to the radical Left's court packing project this week.
newsweek.com
Can the US defend against Chinese missile attack?
The revelation that China has advanced in developing hypersonic weapons has renewed calls for the U.S. military to invest both in hypersonic weapons as well as the capability to combat such weapons. 
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5 things to know for October 26: Biden, Covid, Facebook, Russia & China, supply chain
Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day.
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Hannah Gadsby Fans Hit Back at Dave Chappelle's Claims She Is 'Not Funny'
The Australian comedian has been embroiled in the Dave Chappelle Netflix controversy and singled out by the comedian.
newsweek.com
Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner may not have crashed John McCain's funeral after all
So clarified Sen. Lindsey Graham.
washingtonpost.com
Ohio mother became a minster and then got 169 kids around school mask mandates
Kristen Grant says she hasn't broken any rules. School officials say she exploited a loophole. Who is this 37-year-old mom?      
usatoday.com
Wife Accused of Dismembering Husband's Body, Claiming His Benefits for 4 Years
Nancy Kay Shedleski, 69, collected over $120,000 in Social Security retirement benefits between August 2015 and December 2019, according to a complaint.
newsweek.com
Walter Smith: Former Rangers manager dies at the age of 73
Walter Smith, who guided Scottish club Rangers to 10 league titles, has died at the age of 73.
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Donald Trump's Bid to Block Jan. 6 Documents Not in 'Best Interests' of U.S.
The former president is suing to prevent the House Select Committee from obtaining documents the panel has subpoenaed.
newsweek.com
The type of gun used in most US homicides is not an AR-15
Handguns are responsible for nearly two-thirds of the nation’s gun murders.
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Covid Cases Keep Falling
Covid cases have been falling in every region of the U.S., offering hope.
nytimes.com
Mother, daughter charged in fatal stabbing of mom’s boyfriend in Maryland
Cheryl and Jasmine Wright were charged in the slaying, police said.
washingtonpost.com
A hiker got lost in Colorado, then ignored rescuers’ calls because they came from an unknown number
The rescue team's repeated calls were declined, so an hours-long search was launched. Rescuers were later notified the hiker had safely returned to their lodging location the next day.
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A hiker got lost in Colorado, then ignored rescuers’ calls because they came from an unknown number
The rescue team's repeated calls were declined, so an hours-long search was launched. Rescuers were later notified the hiker had safely returned to their lodging location the next day.
washingtonpost.com
Column: If Biden is serious about the climate crisis, he should put nuclear power on the table
There is no workable path to addressing global warming that does not include a substantial role for nuclear power.
latimes.com
It's not just carbon emissions. Human failures are ruining the climate too
In a few days' time world leaders will meet at the COP26 climate change conference in Glasgow, Scotland. There, they will get a rare and precious opportunity not only to combat global warming, but also to acknowledge -- and make a commitment to fight -- the interconnected crises of climate change and social and racial injustice. Will they take it?
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It's not just carbon emissions. Human failures are ruining the climate too
Fighting climate change demands deep empathy for all our fellow global citizens that overcomes toxic legacies of colonial imperialist racism, writes Keith Magee, who argues that global leaders at COP26 must acknowledge -- and make a commitment to fight -- the interconnected crises of climate change and social and racial injustice.
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Details of ancient Olmec site in Mexico revealed by aerial remote-sensing
Aerial remote-sensing of a large region of Mexico has revealed hundreds of ancient Mesoamerican ceremonial centers, including a large one at an important site for the ancient Olmec culture that is known for its colossal stone heads.
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Details of ancient Olmec site in Mexico revealed by aerial remote-sensing
Aerial remote-sensing of a large region of Mexico has revealed hundreds of ancient Mesoamerican ceremonial centers, including a large one at an important site for the ancient Olmec culture that is known for its colossal stone heads.
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7 Diwali Decorations to Celebrate the 'Festival of Lights' in Style
Diwali is just around the corner and it's also known as the "Festival of Lights" for a reason. This is everything you need to know about traditional decorations.
newsweek.com
Snoop Dogg, Michael Strahan among stars helped by super-marketer Constance Schwartz-Morini
Constance Schwartz-Morini, who works with names like Snoop Dogg, is one of the most powerful people in sports and entertainment you may not know.       
usatoday.com
POLITICO Playbook: Biden’s new problem on the left
And the White House goes all-in for Terry McAuliffe in Virginia.
politico.com
What to expect from World Series Game 1 between the Braves and Astros
Clutch hitting from Freddie Freeman, Ozzie Albies and Austin Riley is the difference as the Braves steal Game 1 in our annual Simulated World Series.       
usatoday.com
Elon Musk Net Worth 2021: Tesla CEO's Estimated Earnings After Groundbreaking Hertz Order
Elon Musk has made another savvy business deal, with Tesla and rental car company Hertz going into business together, causing his wealth to skyrocket.
newsweek.com
How the phone call is disappearing from our lives and polling
When I was a teenager, my father and I had a deal. He didn't know how to use the computer, so I ordered him things he wanted online. I hated to call people on the phone, so he called in my stead to any organization that needed confirmation from a human voice.
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What Is Orbital Reef? How Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Space Station Compares to ISS
The Space Business Park will join the ISS in low-earth orbit and continue its research, providing a more accessible space outpost for civilians.
newsweek.com
Why Is Osvaldo Benavides Leaving 'The Good Doctor'?
It was reported on Tuesday that Osvaldo Benavides will depart the ABC series despite only being made a regular in the latest season.
newsweek.com
A look at the groups supporting school board protesters nationwide
Several organizations are offering toolkits, legal advice and other resources for parents with a range of grievances against their local elected school boards.
npr.org
Vladimir Putin’s Waning Tolerance for Art
A recent art exhibition in Russia made no mention of the current state of the country—saying more about Putin’s rule than any one exhibit could.
theatlantic.com
In Defense of Saying ‘Pregnant Women’
Being inclusive is important. But it’s not everything.
theatlantic.com
CNN’s Chris Cuomo has ignored calls to ‘journalistically repent’ since being accused of sexual harassment
CNN’s Chris Cuomo has ignored calls by the veteran television producer who accused him of sexual harassment last month to put a greater spotlight on sexual harassment in the workplace. 
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RNC Chairwoman McDaniel: Virginia voters are drawn to Youngkin because they know McAuliffe's track record
Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin believes Virginia is worth fighting for, and he has the policy game plan to prove it.
foxnews.com
Letters to the Editor: In historical context, Junípero Serra doesn't look like a monster
Those calling for the removal of Junípero Serra's statue overlook his role in helping spare native Californians from brutality by Spanish soldiers.
latimes.com
Letters to the Editor: No, California, we don't need to cancel In-N-Out
The questionable right-wing politics of In-N-Out's owners don't make the burger chain's devotees delusional.
latimes.com
Editorial: Does Hollywood need to use real guns to tell good stories? No, it doesn't
The "Rust" accidental shooting has prompted many to wonder why real guns are still used on TV and film sets. It's a good question, and one that writers and directors should consider.
latimes.com
It’s All About Spending, Stupid. The Dems Blew Their Moment by Obsessing Over Taxes
After months of false starts and internal divisions, it appears that President Biden and Congressional Democrats are on the verge of agreeing to a spending package to address climate change, childcare, housing, paid family leave and to lower drug costs. The number currently being bandied about is somewhat less than $2 trillion, but what has…
time.com
'Rainbow wave': A record number of LGBTQ candidates are running for office in 2021
At least 410 LGBTQ candidates ran or are running for office in 2021, a 7% increase over the odd-numbered election year of 2019, says a new report.       
usatoday.com
‘Saturday Night Live’ has had seven Bidens. It still has no idea how to parody him.
Presidential impersonations have been part of SNL’s DNA since its debut, but Joe Biden has proven difficult to lampoon in any interesting way.
washingtonpost.com
Sudan’s military has seized control. Will pro-democracy protests continue?
The military disbanded the joint council that has been overseeing the transition to democracy.
washingtonpost.com
Additional Medicare, Medicaid benefits may be whittled or cut as Democrats woo moderates
Health provisions remain a sticking point in spending package amid efforts to reduce price tag, rally factions.
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His mom died in 1975. He spent decades trying to find her car and buy it back.
“My mom really loved that car,” said John Berry, 61.
washingtonpost.com
FDA advisers meet on Pfizer's COVID vaccine for kids 5 to 11
The CDC must also weigh in before younger children can be vaccinated.
cbsnews.com
McAuliffe's Polling Lead Narrows in Close Virginia Race 1 Week Out From Election
New polling results released this week by Cygnal and Emerson College suggested the candidates are tied with one week remaining until Election Day.
newsweek.com
Stop Big Tech From Exploiting Our Kids | Opinion
At the risk of understatement, the recent revelations by whistleblower Frances Haugen on how Facebook and Instagram view children were shocking.
newsweek.com