Capitol riot suspect wants GPS monitor removed, citing loud beeping in front of clients

Attorneys for a former Army captain charged with breaching the Capitol on Jan. 6 are asking that his ankle monitor be removed because its random beeping could lead to embarrassing interactions with prospective business clients.The GPS device also is a safety hazard, said lawyers for Gabriel Augustin Garcia, a Florida man who was arrested in…

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Democrats present case to legalize immigrants through budget bill

The slim Democratic majority in Congress is pushing forward with an ambitious plan to legalize an estimated 8 million immigrants living in the U.S. without legal status through a budget bill that would circumvent the 60-vote threshold typically needed to pass major legislation in the Senate. Democratic staff were expected to meet with the Senate…

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Pence slams Biden vaccine mandates: ‘Unlike anything I have ever heard’

Former Vice President Mike PenceMichael (Mike) Richard PenceDoes Pence really call his wife ‘mother’? Aide says it’s ‘a myth that drives me crazy’ Trump schedules rallies in Iowa, Georgia Spotlight turns to GOP’s McCarthy in Jan. 6 probe MORE on Friday slammed President BidenJoe BidenKentucky state lawmakers vote to scrap school mask mandate Arkansas governor…

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Biden administration targets 20% drop in aviation emissions

The Biden administration aims to reduce emissions from aviation fuel by 20 percent by shifting production away from conventional jet fuel. US President Joe Biden’s adminstration on Thursday unveiled measures that aim to reduce aviation emissions by 20 percent by 2030 in its latest initiative to combat climate change. Aviation accounts for 11 percent of…

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Biden announces sweeping new vaccine mandates for 100 million Americans

In his most forceful pandemic actions and words, President Joe Biden on Thursday announced sweeping new federal vaccine requirements affecting as many as 100 million Americans in an all-out effort to increase COVID-19 vaccinations and curb the surging Delta variant. Speaking at the White House, Biden sharply criticised the roughly 80 million Americans who are…

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Judge blocks Florida ‘anti-riot’ law

A federal judge in Florida blocked enforcement of the “anti-riot” law the state enacted in the wake of last year’s racial justice protests, calling it overbroad and unconstitutional.U.S. District Judge Mark E. Walker granted a preliminary injunction preventing enforcement of the law, which was passed by the Republican-controlled Legislature and signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis…

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