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LA Sues California Company, Alleging ‘Sophisticated’ COVID-19 Fraud

Los Angeles city attorney Mike Feuer announced a lawsuit against Wellness Matrix Group, alleging multiple scams related to the coronavirus pandemic. The lawsuit was filed…

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White House bids for ‘surprise’ billing fix ahead of next rescue package

The prospect of the White House plan raising health care costs could yet douse enthusiasm on Capitol Hill. Though congressional scorekeepers haven’t issued a formal…

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All-female ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot faced animosity tied to ‘anti-Hillary movement,’ director says

The filmmaker behind the 2016 all-female “Ghostbusters” reboot suggested Tuesday that the animosity his film faced was tied to the “anti-Hillary movement.” During an interview on…

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U.S. abdicating global leadership role, leader of European development bank says

Rewriting those pledges would require “strong leadership” from richer nations, which has been lacking from the United States government, in particular, Chakrabati said. The U.S….

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NIH director: ‘No way of knowing’ if coronavirus escaped from Wuhan lab

Collins, who had not previously commented publicly on the situation, told POLITICO that “the NIH cannot discuss individual grants.” The agency chief, who is leading…

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New Jersey hits testing benchmark, plans stronger contact tracing next month

Coronavirus testing | David Zalubowski/AP Photo New Jersey is recovering from Covid-19. The question now is whether the state can pull together the resources it…

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Dinosaurs may have turned to cannibalism in hard times, study shows

Some dinosaurs that were facing a resource-scarce environment in present-day Colorado resorted to scavenging and possibly cannibalism, a new study showed. According to a study…

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Trump officials detail opposition to bipartisan FISA bill

“It would give the amicus access to all kinds of information in the FBI files and the court files that we believe would put at…

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‘There’s no stigma attached to wearing a mask’: McConnell makes plea in favor of face masks

In doing so, McConnell waded into what has emerged as the latest coronavirus culture war, aligning himself with federal health agencies who recommend cloth face…

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‘We’re Running Out Of Time’: Census Turns To Congress To Push Deadlines

People walk past posters encouraging participation in the 2020 census in April in Seattle. A group of House Democrats have introduced a bill that would…

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