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Biden Urges Leaders to Cut Methane Gas

"We believe the collective goal is both ambitious but realistic, and we urge you to join us in announcing this pledge at COP26," Biden said. Biden hopes this push will create a huge push for forward momentum in climate control. Climate change is one of Biden's highest priorities. In a...

Robert Durst Found Guilty of Murder

78 year old Durst was found guilty of murdering friend Susan Berman and is expected to spend the rest of his life in prision. After what was seemingly a confession in HBO's "The Jinx," Robert found not only being on trial for one murder, but now several others...

Wall St slips as tax uncertainty outweighs easing inflation worries

By Ambar Warrick and Devik Jain (Reuters) - Wall Street indexes fell on Tuesday on uncertainty over a...

U.S. Justice Dept scales back use of chokeholds and no-knock warrants

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday announced it was curtailing the FBI and other federal law enforcement agencies from using chokeholds to restrain suspects or executing no-knock warrants...

Californians to decide governor’s fate in Republican-backed recall

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) -California voters will decide on Tuesday whether to recall Governor Gavin Newsom in a special election...

Senate panel may subpoena U.S. Defense Secretary Austin to testify on Afghanistan -Menendez

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Bob Menendez, said on Tuesday he was disappointed U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin did not agree to testify at a...

Factbox – Around 530,000 in Texas without power from Tropical Storm Nicholas

(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Nicholas knocked out power to around 530,000 homes and businesses in Texas so far on Tuesday and will likely cause more outages as it continues to drench...

Heavy downpours from Nicholas batter Texas, Louisiana

By Erwin Seba HOUSTON (Reuters) -Heavy rains lashed Texas and Louisiana on Tuesday as Hurricane Nicholas weakened into a tropical storm, bringing...

Biden to nominate NYC official for key Commerce trade post

(This Sept. 13 story corrects Behnam title in paragraph four from acting FTC chair to acting CFTC chair) By David Shepardson ...

U.S. Senate Democrats to seek quick passage of revised election reform plan

By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Democrats on Tuesday unveiled a new version of an election...

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