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Lawsuit claims legislation used to fund DeSantis’ migrant flights is unconstitutional

CNN  —  Three non-profit immigrant rights organizations have filed a lawsuit in the Southern District of Florida against Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis and Florida Transportation Secretary Jared Perdue, claiming that the state is “infringing upon the federal government’s immigration system by creating a separate, parallel immigration system.” The lawsuit was filed on behalf of the […]

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Indoor mask mandate in LA County could return amid COVID surge – ABC7

Indoor mask mandate in LA County could return amid COVID surge  ABC7 Los Angeles County may reimpose indoor mask mandate if COVID transmissions climb  Fox News Masks could return as COVID cases continue rising in Los Angeles County  KTLA 5 View Full Coverage on Google News

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Teen dies while subway surfing in Brooklyn: NYPD

A 15-year-old boy died Thursday morning while subway surfing atop a J train in Brooklyn, the NYPD said. The teenager was on top of the train on the Williamsburg Bridge around 11:23 a.m. Thursday when he fell underneath the car and made fatal contact with the third rail, police said. He was pronounced dead at […]

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Putin is open to talks and diplomacy on Ukraine, Kremlin says

Putin open to talks on Ukraine Russia will not pull out of Ukraine Kremlin strikes a dovish tone Biden says prepared to speak to Putin with conditions MOSCOW, Dec 2 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin is open to talks on a possible settlement to the conflict in Ukraine and believes in a diplomatic solution, the […]

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Biden pushes South Carolina to lead presidential primary kick-off

Biden wants South Carolina first in Dem presidential contest Heavily Black South Carolina would displace Iowa’s caucus New Hampshire, Nevada, Georgia and Michigan would pick next WASHINGTON, Dec 1 (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden is pushing for South Carolina to host the first Democratic presidential primary, aiming to usher more diversity into the party’s […]

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Senate votes to avert national rail strike by forcing agreement between unions, employers

The Senate on Thursday voted to avert a looming strike of the nation’s railway workers by forcing a labor agreement. A bipartisan majority of senators approved a House bill that will codify a tentative agreement between the rail companies and rail unions, which was brokered in September and subsequently rejected by some of the workers. […]

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Bay Area temperatures could drop into 20s at some spots

Dec. 1, 2:30 p.m. Wet, showery weather dried up across the San Francisco Bay Area on Thursday afternoon as a cold front pushed south into Central California. The next big weather story in the region is cold temperatures as chilly air spills into the region behind the storm system. “The colder air is dropping down […]

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State dinner scenes: Biden and Macron stand ‘shoulder to shoulder’

Comment on this story Comment On Thursday night, the youngest-ever French president and the oldest-ever American president toasted each other during the White House’s first state dinner in more than three years, since before the pandemic swept away millions of lives and froze Washington’s fancy rituals. Emmanuel Macron, three weeks from turning 45, raised a […]

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Biden Says He Is Willing to Talk to Putin About Ukraine, With Conditions

WASHINGTON — Standing beside the French leader who has championed the need for dialogue with Moscow, President Biden said on Thursday that he would talk to President Vladimir V. Putin, but only in consultation with NATO allies and only if the Russian leader indicated he was “looking for a way to end the war.” Mr. […]

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