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Cities must replace harmful lead pipes within 10 years under new Biden administration plan
Quick Glance: Biden's Plan: Cities to Replace Lead Pipes in 10 Years
- Most U.S. cities must replace lead pipes within 10 years under new strict rules to reduce lead in drinking water and prevent health crises.
- Millions drink from lead pipes and tighter standards would improve children's IQ scores and reduce high blood pressure and heart disease in adults.
- The strongest overhaul of lead rules in over three decades will cost billions of dollars.
- The Biden administration aims to remove all roughly 9 million lead pipes in the nation, rapidly.
Trump will hold a fundraiser instead of appearing at next week's GOP presidential debate
Quick Glance: Trump's Fundraiser Choice Over GOP Debate
- Former President Donald Trump will not participate in the GOP presidential debate next week but will instead attend a fundraiser in Florida.
- Trump has opted to skip his party's previous primary debates, citing his dominant lead in early state and national polls.
- During the last debate, Trump held a rally in Hialeah, a Miami suburb, which felt like the main event in many ways.
- Instead of participating in the second debate, he traveled to Michigan to speak out against President Joe Biden at an auto-parts manufacturing plant during an autoworkers' strike.
5 takeaways from the DeSantis and Newsom debate: 'Neither of us will be our party's nominee in 2024'
Quick Glance: Key Points in DeSantis-Newsom Debate on Fox
- DeSantis and Newsom will participate in a 90-minute debate titled 'DeSantis vs. Newsom: The Great Red vs. Blue State Debate,' moderated by Fox News host Sean Hannity.
- Both governors have developed a growing rivalry over the past months and may use the debate to boost their political careers.
- Expect personal attacks between Newsom and DeSantis, as they have criticized each other in the past.
- The outcome of the debate could impact the perception of Florida and California, as both governors have clashed over various political issues.
Biden remembers Kissinger’s ‘fierce intellect’ despite strong disagreements: President Biden on Thursday offered his condolences to the family of Henry Kissinger ...
Trump gag order reinstated in New York civil fraud trial: A New York appeals court has reinstated a gag order that barred Donald Trump from commenting about ...
Quick Glance: Trump's Gag Order Reinstated in Civil Fraud Trial
- Former President exits court after testifying
- Previously lifted gag order back in place
- Decision pending on appeal from Trump's legal team
- Gag order prohibits comments about Judge Engoron's staff
The RNC’s rules for the 2024 convention don’t address what would happen if Donald Trump is convicted
Democrats vote to subpoena Supreme Court conservative allies Crow, Leo : Outraged Republican lawmakers said the unusual attempt to subpoena Harlan Crow and ...
Quick Glance: Democrats Vote to Subpoena Supreme Court Conservative Allies
- Senate Democrats vote to subpoena conservative allies of Supreme Court justices to learn about undisclosed gifts.
- Republicans push back against demanding information from Harlan Crow and Leonard Leo.
- Democrats argue for more information from Crow and Leo, stating that the court's code of conduct is insufficient.
- Republicans resist, claiming the effort aims to delegitimize the conservative court majority.
The FT’s 25 most influential women of 2023: Women were at the helm and in the trenches of the world’s most profound transformations
'It's tragic': Palau's Whipps Jr slams NZ govt's oil and gas exploration plans: Palau's President has slammed New Zealand's new government for its oil and gas ...
Joe Biden Statement After Henry Kissinger Death: 'We Often Disagreed': President Joe Biden said he and Henry Kissinger "often disagreed, and often strongly ...
US Compels Saudi Fund to Exit AI Chip Startup Backed by Altman: The Biden administration has forced a Saudi Aramco venture capital firm to sell its shares in a ...
Democrats have no Biden backup plan for 2024, despite age concerns: The Democratic Party has no Plan B if President Joe Biden decided for any reason to halt his ...
Putin seems to be winning the war in Ukraine—for now: His biggest asset is Europe’s lack of strategic vision
Quick Glance: Russia's 'God of War' Putin
- Putin was initially chosen as a puppet but ended up keeping the power for himself.
- Putin is playing a game with his reelection, despite being determined to continue ruling.
- His political image as an unbeatable war god is specifically for the Russian public.
- Putin based his political image not on charisma or intellect, but on power plays.
WATCH: Biden hosts Angola’s president in an effort to showcase strengthened ties: The White House meeting follows Angola's move to position itself as a ...
Fight for candidacy among US Republicans: This billionaire wants to prevent Donald Trump
Donald Trump Rages at Nikki Haley's Success: Trump lashed out at Haley after she secured a key endorsement, referring to the former South Carolina governor as ...
Quick Glance: Koch Group Backs Haley's 2024 Presidential Run
- Conservative political network led by Charles Koch endorses Nikki Haley for the 2024 Republican presidential nomination.
- Group prioritizes defeating Donald Trump in the Republican primaries, believing he would lose to President Joe Biden.
- Koch-affiliated Super PAC, Americans for Prosperity Action, will support Haley with campaign funds and thousands of staffers nationwide.
- Internal group polls show Haley in the best position to defeat Trump in the Republican primaries.
Judge denies Texas’ request to stop feds from cutting border razor wire: Judge Alia Moses ruled in the federal government’s favor but chided the Biden ...
Quick Glance: Court Decision: Texas Border Razor Wire Stays for Now
- Federal judge rejects bid to stop Texas from removing razor wire fencing at the Mexico border, erected by state agencies to deter illegal crossings.
- Concerns raised by migrant and environmental groups over wire injuries to migrants crossing the Rio Grande.
- The judge agrees that the wire acts as a barrier between crossing migrants and law enforcement and must be cut in emergencies like drowning or heatstroke.
- Criticism of the federal government's wire-cutting without prior notification for reasons other than emergencies.
Trump co-defendant in Georgia who pleaded guilty could testify in other cases: After pleading guilty in Georgia, Kenneth Chesebro has been approached by ...
Appeals court reinstates gag order on Trump in N.Y. civil fraud trial: The former president is scheduled to take the stand next month as the final witness in the ...
Rep Donalds says he’d be Trump’s vice president: ‘Who wouldn’t?’: Rep. Byron Donalds (R-Fla.) on Thursday said he would accept if former President Trump offered ...
Kevin McCarthy Cursed at Trump Following Removal as Speaker: Report: Trump reportedly complained that McCarthy did not dispute his two impeachments and has ...
At Rosalynn Carter's memorial service Tuesday, her grandson Jason thanked the "remarkable sisterhood" — a rare gathering of all five current or ... Show more
Quick Glance: Rosalynn Carter's Funeral in Hometown
- Funeral held at Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Georgia
- Pastor Tony Lowden highlights her global humanitarian work
- Jimmy Carter leaves hospice to attend the memorial service
- Family and friends share affectionate stories and anecdotes
Republicans rip Biden’s broadband policy at FCC hearing : House GOP members and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) leaders attacked the Biden ...
Driver jailed for 12 years after five teens killed in Buxton crash: Tyrell Edwards was driving at almost twice the speed limit when his ute left the road and hit ...
Unsealed ruling details U.S. Rep. Scott Perry’s tireless work for Trump’s 2020 cause
Quick Glance: Judge orders thorough examination of Trump's assets in New York fraud trial
- Judge prohibits Trump or any other defendants from transferring assets or creating a new entity without prior disclosure.
- The appointed monitor must be informed if the defendants plan to move their assets or create a new entity not involved in the case.
- The trial focuses on an investigation of Trump's business conduct, where prosecutors allege his company inflated property values and sizes to obtain better terms for loans and insurance policies.
- Trump attended the first three days of the trial but is not present in the courtroom on Thursday.
George Santos refuses to resign ahead of House expulsion vote: In his closing arguments for remaining a member of the House, a defiant Rep ...
Quick Glance: Congressman Accused of Fraud
- Image caption: George Santos has refused to resign despite a host of fraud and other allegations against him
- It is alleged that Mr Santos misused campaign funds and employed 'repeated dishonesty and deception' to gain a seat in Congress
- A spokesperson for his congressional office declined to comment on personal allegations
- Tiffany Bogosian, a lawyer who attended middle school with Mr Santos in Sunnyside, Queens, stated that he tried to please everyone from a young age
Buttigieg fires back at Speaker Johnson over criticism of job performance: Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg on Thursday fired back at House Speaker Mike ...
Trump knocks Dimon for supporting Haley: Former President Trump blasted JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon on Thursday, after he boosted former U.N ...
Quick Glance: JPMorgan CEO: Support Nikki Haley in 2024 Election
- Dimon backs Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley, urging support from Democrats and emphasizing 'very liberal Democrats'.
- He mentioned having conversations with Haley but stopped short of fully endorsing her.
- Others, like Ken Langone, also plan to support Haley as the only person who can challenge Trump in the elections.
- Dimon's call for bipartisan support for Haley comes amid her rising popularity in the GOP primary field.
Trump rips Wall Street Journal over editorial on ObamaCare stance: Former President Trump attacked the Wall Street Journal again this week over its stance on the ...
US, India Play Down Murder Plot of Sikh Activist in New York to Preserve Ties: Allegations that an Indian government agent ordered the killing of a US citizen in ...
EU Weighs Concession in US Steel Feud, Fearing Trump Return: Donald Trump hasn’t even secured the Republican nomination for the 2024 US election but the prospect ...
Global climate talks begin in Dubai, with an oil executive in charge: This year's United Nations climate summit is being held in the petroleum-dependent United ...
Trump to attend town hall with Hannity in Iowa ahead of GOP debate: Former President Trump is expected attend a town hall event next week in Iowa hosted by Fox ...
BREAKING: A lawyer for Donald Trump told investigators that she warned the former president that not complying with a subpoena to return all classified ... Show more
Quick Glance: Trump Warned: Comply or Face Criminal Charges
- Attorney Jennifer Little warned Trump of potential criminal charges if he failed to comply with a subpoena for classified documents at Mar-a-Lago.
- Special counsel Jack Smith accused Trump of knowingly violating the law by hiding over 100 classified documents and submitting a false certification to the FBI.
- Another attorney, Evan Corcoran, also emphasized the importance of complying with the subpoena, warning that authorities might search the Mar-a-Lago estate if Trump didn't comply.
- Little tried to impress upon Trump the seriousness of the situation and emphasized the difference between the Justice Department's subpoena and previous demands from the National Archives.
House passes bill to permanently freeze $6B in Iranian funds: The House on Thursday passed a bill that would force the Biden administration to permanently freeze ...
Trump widens lead over DeSantis in new national poll: Former President Trump has widened his lead over Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) in a new national poll of ...
Another American hostage is free. But families of US hostages in Gaza want more to come home
Quick Glance: Gaza Conflict: Israel Resumes Operations Against Hamas
- Israeli forces gather on the Gaza border
- Truce between Israel and Hamas appears to have expired
- Israeli defense system intercepts rocket from Gaza Strip
- Israel and Hamas prepare for resumption of operations
WATCH LIVE: Biden touts clean energy investment and jobs during visit to Pueblo, Colorado
Quick Glance: Biden Calls Out Boebert as Leader of 'MAGA Movement' in Colorado
- Biden singles out Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) as a leader of the 'MAGA movement' during his visit to her congressional district.
- Biden visits wind tower manufacturer CS Wind in Pueblo, Colo., emphasizing Boebert's role in the 'MAGA movement'.
- Biden mentions Boebert as one of the leaders of the extreme 'MAGA movement' and highlights her voting record against the IRA.
- Biden joins CS Wind workers on stage, emphasizing the positive impact of the company on the population, including in Boebert's district.
Mary Trump Reacts to Donald Trump's $40M in Undisclosed Cash Transfers: Mary Trump said to "drop the hammer on my uncle" after the Trump Organization made $40 ...
Sebastian Stan Was Cast as Donald Trump and the Internet Is Not Having It: Stan has been drafted in to play a younger Trump in upcoming biopic "The ...
Oregon Secretary of State won’t block Trump from ballot: National group pressing to block him said it will continue efforts to keep Trump from appearing on ...
‘How’d it work out for the Gamecocks having Trump show up?’ Clemson grad Haley says
Quick Glance: Trump's Impact at USC-Clemson Appearance
- First South Carolina appearance since campaign visit
- Campaign video shows enthusiastic fan reaction to Trump
- First time as Gamecocks' guest, previously attended Clemson game
- Visited Iowa-Iowa State game and scheduled town hall in Bluffton
US President Joe Biden puts climate change in the background: The UN Climate Change Conference begins in Dubai on Thursday. But the American president is not ...
Hunter Biden Wants to Testify Publicly; House Republicans Don't Want Him to (Yet)
Quick Glance: Comer Rejects Public Hearing for Hunter Biden
- Comer stated that Democrats would be 'yelling and screaming' at a public hearing with Hunter Biden.
- Over 10,000 pages of documents regarding Hunter Biden’s financial transactions with enemies worldwide have been obtained.
- Hunter Biden's attorney proposed a public hearing in response to a subpoena but was denied.
- Comer denied the request to make the December testimony public but offered to do so after the private deposition.
Why a murder plot will not turn the US away from India: A brazen murder-for-hire plot against a U.S. citizen, which authorities say was directed by an Indian ...
Fox Hosts Stunned That Women Aren’t Into Pro-Trump Guys : Women instead would end up with “a bunch of beta guys who will want to split the check ...
First on CNN: Biden campaign prepares legal fight against election deepfakes: President Joe Biden’s 2024 campaign has assembled a special task force to ready its ...
Who Cares if Trump’s Gag Orders Violate the First Amendment?: For so much talk, the debate surrounding Donald Trump’s gag orders is hardly worth having.
Burchett backs Hunter Biden public hearing: ‘I don’t care if he wants to sit in the bathtub and do it’
Conference without power: Is the COP still needed?: COP28 takes place in Dubai. The World Climate Conference has not achieved much so far ...
Xi Takes Flurry of Small Steps to Open China After US Trip: President Xi Jinping’s government has vowed all year to restore foreign investors’ shattered ...
MAGA Lawyer Blames 'Devil' for His Kids No Longer Calling Him: Lin Wood, a former member of Donald Trump's legal team, said his four adult children have not ...
Could Donald Trump trash Joe Biden’s climate legacy?: As the US presidential election looms, Trump has vowed to stop the ‘madness’ of electric cars and ...
A 'Reichstag Moment' for Donald Trump Must Never Be Allowed: The Insurrection Act as it stands has a complete absence of checks and balances; as a result ...
The Hill’s 12:30 Report — Santos’s fiery farewell tour ahead of Friday’s expulsion vote
Elon Musk doubts he'll vote for Biden, but that doesn't mean he's backing Trump: The Tesla and SpaceX CEO weighed in on the 2024 election, saying deciding ...
Quick Glance: Twitter Successor X: Musk Insults Defecting Advertisers
- Elon Musk lashes out at major advertisers who have withdrawn from X.
- Musk warns that a boycott by advertisers will kill X (formerly Twitter).
- Musk emphasizes that he is not an antisemite and that the visit to Israel was unrelated to the controversy surrounding his X post.
Billionaire megadonor Bill Ackman says Biden should step aside: Billionaire investor Bill Ackman says President Biden should step aside, adding he was ...
Potential Cigna-Humana Deal Shows the Limits of Biden’s Antitrust Push: The White House's antitrust efforts have run into skeptical judges ...
Home Depot Faces Boycott Calls After Republican Donation Revelation: The home-improvement company allegedly gave $1 million to Republicans who attempted to block ...
Appeals court reinstates gag order that barred Trump from maligning court staff in NY fraud trial
Trump Demands Government Punish MSNBC for Critical Coverage: Former President Donald Trump took to Truth Social late Tuesday night to demand that the government ...
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