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FDA says single-dose shot from J&J prevents severe COVID

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00:56 sec | 2 d ago

FDA says single-dose shot from J&J prevents severe COVID

"The food and drug administration analysis finds Johnson and Johnson's single dose vaccine offers strong protection against severe covert nineteen the report confirms that overall the vaccine is about sixty six percent effective at preventing moderate to severe illness from covert nineteen FDA advisory board member Dr Paul Offit you wanted to keep you out of the hospital added the intensive care unit and execute and and certainly all the vaccines buys Russian drug acts in the past and Johnson thank you to do exactly that that's what you want I often ask people shouldn't be dissuaded if the Madura and Pfizer shocks appear more effective in trials it's always subtle differences in the way that those trials are done it may make the difference is that I think you see here but that aren't necessarily relevant when she got in the real world the FDA is expected to make a final decision on emergency use of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine within days Ben Thomas Washington

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J&J single-dose COVID-19 shot poised for FDA decision

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00:47 sec | 2 d ago

J&J single-dose COVID-19 shot poised for FDA decision

"An analysis by U. S. regulators finds Johnson and Johnson's single dose vaccine does protect against covert nineteen the Johnson and Johnson vaccine is considered easier to use than the fines are in McDonough shots those must be kept frozen watching chase can last three months in a refrigerator and it only requires one dose food and drug administration scientists have confirmed overall it's about sixty six percent effective at preventing moderate to severe COPD nineteen Friday a panel of FDA experts will meet to debate whether the evidence is strong enough to recommend the Jane J. shot for use even if it receives approval however it won't boost vaccine supplies much right away only a few million doses are expected to be ready for shipping in the first week Ben Thomas Washington

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Iran officially imposes curbs on UN nuclear inspections

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00:55 sec | 3 d ago

Iran officially imposes curbs on UN nuclear inspections

"Iran has started restricting international inspections of its nuclear facilities at the same time the international atomic energy agency reports Tehran is now in reaching uranium to just below weapons grade the Associated Press has had a look at a confidential document the I. A. E. A. distributed to member countries which says Iran has added nearly forty pounds of uranium enriched up to twenty percent to its stockpile it's the first official confirmation of Iran's plans to enrich to greater purity just a technical step away from weapons grade levels and far past the level allowed under the two thousand fifteen nuclear deal with world powers in the meantime Iran has started restricting international inspections of its nuclear facilities it's seen as a bid to pressure European countries and president Biden to lift economic sanctions and restore that twenty fifteen deal world powers call it a dangerous move Ben Thomas Washington

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Fed's Powell: US economic recovery is uneven and incomplete

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00:39 sec | 3 d ago

Fed's Powell: US economic recovery is uneven and incomplete

"Federal reserve chair Jerome Powell says the economy remains in the grip of the coronavirus economic recovery remains uneven and far far from complete testifying before the Senate banking committee with a chair Jerome Powell added the pace of improvement in the labor market has slowed Powell says the path of the economy continues to depend on the path of the virus and measures to control its spread continued progress in many industries has been tempered by significant losses in industries such as leisure and hospitality however Powell does see an improved outlook in the months ahead in particular ongoing progress in vaccinations should help speed the return to normal activities Ben Thomas Washington

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Federal Reserve sees modest pickup in hiring this month

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00:41 sec | Last week

Federal Reserve sees modest pickup in hiring this month

"The federal reserve sees evidence that hiring is picking back up in its semi annual monetary policy report the fed says job data compiled by payroll processor ADP indicate implement improved modestly through early February the leisure and hospitality industry has been particularly hard hit by the corona virus pandemic but the fed says even there it sees evidence employers are beginning to hire again the economic shock from the pandemic eliminated twenty two million jobs in just two months last spring just fifty five percent of those jobs have been recovered in the months since and roughly four million Americans have fallen out of the labor force Ben Thomas Washington

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Average US virus cases dip below 100K for 1st time in months

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00:57 sec | Last week

Average US virus cases dip below 100K for 1st time in months

"Following a winter's search coronavirus cases continue to decline across the U. S. but experts are cautioning it's far too early to relax masque mandates and other precautions we are still at about a hundred thousand cases a day we are still at around fifteen hundred to thirty five hundred deaths per day appearing on NBC's meet the press the director of the centers for disease control and prevention Dr Rochelle Wilensky said it is encouraging to see the daily infection numbers coming down but they remain more than two and a half times the rate seen last summer they're coming down from extraordinarily high place and as I said earlier if we want to get our children back to school and I believe we all do it all depends on how much community spread is out there when I ski urges we need to all take responsibility to decrease that community spread including mask wearing so that we can get our kids and our society back Ben Thomas Washington

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US jobless claims fall slightly to 793,000 with layoffs high

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00:45 sec | 2 weeks ago

US jobless claims fall slightly to 793,000 with layoffs high

"The number of Americans filing for unemployment dropped slightly last week but well first time claims for jobless benefits were down at seven hundred ninety three thousand they remain evidence job cuts remain high the labor department report also revised its numbers from a week ago upward now showing eight hundred and twelve thousand applied for benefits for coronavirus infections erupted in the U. S. last March weekly applications for jobless aid had never topped seven hundred thousand even during the Great Recession and while new viral infections have slowed the jobs market remains tough with employers cutting one hundred and seventy eight thousand jobs over the past two months nearly ten million jobs remain lost to the pandemic Ben Thomas Washington

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Service sector operates at highest level in almost two years

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00:44 sec | 3 weeks ago

Service sector operates at highest level in almost two years

"The services sector operated at the highest level in almost two years in January the service sector is where most Americans work ranging from restaurants and retail to real estate and the health industry and while it's been hit hard by the corona virus pandemic fourteen industries reported growth to start the year led by the real estate sector the institute for supply management reports activity climbed to fifty eight point seven percent in January up a full percentage point from December any reading above fifty signals expansion it's the highest reading since February twenty nineteen and the eighth month in a row of growth after sharp declines last spring for industries contracted in January the biggest declines were in arts entertainment and recreation Ben Thomas Washington

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GOP Rep Kinzinger starts PAC to resist party’s Trump embrace

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01:10 min | 3 weeks ago

GOP Rep Kinzinger starts PAC to resist party’s Trump embrace

"One of the ten Republicans who voted to impeach Donald Trump is launching a political action committee to push back against the house GOP leadership team and party that he says have become too closely aligned to the former president the Republican Party has lost its way congressman Adam Kinzinger launched his country first packed with a six minute video we need to remember what we believe and why we believe it appearing on NBC's meet the press the Illinois Republican says he wants fellow Republicans to examine how far we have come in a bad way how backwards looking we are how how much we pedal darkness and division and that's not the party ever signed up for I think most Republicans didn't sign up for that he says the Republican Party seem to wake up after the deadly storming of the capital by trump supporters but he's been disappointed to see it fall asleep again worrying about future elections Republican Party has lost its moral authority in a lot of areas men doesn't mean we don't need to fight back you know to to defend what we believe conservative principles but when I ask people now what is a conservative principle how many people think that conservative principles are things like just build the wall and you know charge the capital and have an insurrection Ben Thomas Washington

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Trump parts with impeachment lawyers a week before trial

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00:43 sec | 3 weeks ago

Trump parts with impeachment lawyers a week before trial

"Former president Donald Trump has parted ways with his lead impeachment lawyers just over a week before his trial in the Senate which powers and Deborah Barbier have left the former president's defense team in what one person described to the Associated Press as a mutual decision reflecting a difference of opinion on the direction of the case a different person with knowledge of the legal hires tells the AP Bowers and Barbie are left the team because trump wanted them to rely on his baseless allegations of election fraud Republicans and trump aides have made clear they intend to make a simple argument in the trial it's unconstitutional because he's no longer in office trump faces a single charge that he incited the deadly riot inside the U. S. capitol Ben Thomas Washington

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Biden environmental challenge: Filling vacant scientist jobs

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00:47 sec | 3 weeks ago

Biden environmental challenge: Filling vacant scientist jobs

"Federal data shows the ranks of scientists to carry out environmental research enforcement and other jobs for the government fell sharply under former president trump government scientists say many veteran staffers retired quit or move to other agencies amid pressure from an administration they regarded as hostile to science and beholden to industry hundreds of scientists have left the environmental protection agency the U. S. Geological Survey and the U. S. department of agriculture hampering everything from enforcing rules against polluters to finishing vital climate research the drain poses a challenge for president Biden who must now rebuild a demoralized work force if he's to meet his promises to protect the environment tackle climate change and reduce pollution Ben Thomas Washington

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Biden presses Iran diplomacy as new special envoy tapped

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Biden presses Iran diplomacy as new special envoy tapped

"The Biden administration says it's going to revamp and enhanced diplomacy toward Iran national security advisor Jake Sullivan says restoring limits on Iran's nuclear program is a top priority and that means getting back to diplomacy that can put the program in a box then he says the Biden administration can turn to reining in Iran's regional ambitions speaking at an event hosted by the U. S. institute of peace Sullivan says Iran's other bad behavior is going to have to be addressed but a critical early priority has to be to deal with what he calls an escalating nuclear crisis as Iran moves closer to having enough fissile material for a weapon Ben Thomas Washington

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US extends temporary residency for thousands from Syria

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US extends temporary residency for thousands from Syria

"The United States is extending the temporary legal residency status for nearly seven thousand people from Syria temporary status allows foreign citizens to stay in the U. S. at the lack some other form of legal residency and come from a country meeting certain criteria that makes it dangerous to return the department of homeland security says Syria's civil war meets that criteria citing factors including the deliberate targeting of civilians the use of chemical weapons and the scarcity of food and water temporary protected status for Syria had been set to expire on March thirty first the extension adds another eighteen months it covers Syrian citizens as well as people without other nationalities who last resided in Syria and allows about eighteen hundred new applicants to the program Ben Thomas Washington

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US contract signings to buy homes hits record for December

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US contract signings to buy homes hits record for December

"The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes dropped last month but still came in at a record high for December the national association of realtors index of pending home sales dipped three tenths of a percent the fourth straight monthly decline but it put the index at one hundred and twenty five point five an all time high for December compared with December twenty nineteen contract signings were up more than twenty one percent thanks to a sizzling summer market the continued into the fall the housing market has largely weathered the economic downturn even with a huge spring decline brought on by the corona virus pandemic historically low interest rates have drawn prospective buyers into the market but with supplies near all time lows prices have risen significantly with the median sales price for an existing home just below three hundred and ten thousand dollars Ben Thomas Washington

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US employment costs rise modestly in fourth quarter

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US employment costs rise modestly in fourth quarter

"Those Americans who were working saw their wages and benefits rise in the last three months of twenty twenty the labor department reports U. S. workers total compensation rose seven tenths of a percent in the October to December quarter that was an increase from the second and third quarters of twenty twenty for the year wages and benefits grew two point five percent the labor department's employment cost index measures pay changes for workers who keep their jobs so the data wasn't affected by the mass layoffs that occurred in the spring even though the gains were modest workers compensation still stayed ahead of inflation last year which came in at one point four percent Ben Thomas Washington

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US consumer spending fell 0.2% in December in face of virus

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US consumer spending fell 0.2% in December in face of virus

"Consumer spending slowed in December a worrisome sign for an economy hobbled by the corona virus pandemic the commerce department reports consumers curb their spending two tenths of a percent December's decline followed a seasonally adjusted seven tenths percent drop in November the numbers offer an indication of the extent to which Americans hunkered down as COPD nineteen infections surged boarding travel shopping and dining out since a brief rebound last spring consumer spending has barely grown during the pandemic sales at retailers have declined for three straight months one positive in the commerce department report personal incomes rose a modest six tenths percent after two months of declines Ben Thomas Washington

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US economy shrank 3.5% in 2020 after growing 4% last quarter

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US economy shrank 3.5% in 2020 after growing 4% last quarter

"The government's latest figures show the grip of the corona virus pandemic squeeze the U. S. economy into contraction in twenty twenty it was the worst economic free since nineteen forty six the end of World War two the commerce department estimates the nation's gross domestic product shrank by three point five percent in a year that saw drastic swings with the arrival of covert nineteen that started first quarter growth with GDP contracting at a five percent annual rate ending the longest economic expansion on record virus lockdowns then threw the economy into a record shattering annual plunge of thirty three point four percent in the second quarter only to be followed by a record third quarter surge of the same size but that rebound was not sustained its growth slowed sharply from October to December two a four percent annual rate with nearly ten million people still out of work the outlook for the coming year remains clouded Ben Thomas Washington

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Fed stresses its commitment to low rates as economy stumbles

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00:48 sec | Last month

Fed stresses its commitment to low rates as economy stumbles

"The federal reserve is pledging to keep its low interest rate policies in place until the corona virus pandemic is well behind us we're gonna remain accommodative until we actually see improvement in the economy and not just in the outlook and federal reserve board chairman Jerome Powell says the economy will remain at risk as long as the pandemic prevention bars and restaurants at four hundred thousand jobs we lost last month month and that's all because of the spread of the pandemic for its part the fed is keeping its benchmark short term interest rate pegged near zero and we'll keep buying treasury and mortgage bonds to keep longer term rates down he says Congress is relief bills have help too but ultimately getting the pandemic under control getting everyone vaccinated getting people wearing masks and all that that's the single most important economic growth policy Ben Thomas Washington

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02:13 min | Last month

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"Line to direct the Office of Science and Technology Policy and Service Science advisor. Biden's also retaining Dr Francis Collins is director of the National Institutes of Health. And he's naming two prominent female scientists to co chair the President's Council of Advisers on Science and Technology. Caltex Frances Arnold, who won the 2018 Nobel Prize in chemistry. And M I. T vice President for research Maria Zuber. Biden says the team will ensure everything his administration does is grounded in science, fax and the truth. Ben Thomas Washington AP News FOR Friday January 15th I'm Tim McGuire. President elect Joe Biden outlines his plans for a nationwide Corona president elect Joe Biden is filling out his State Department team with a group of former career diplomats and veterans of the Obama administration. Wendy Sherman is the pick for deputy secretary of state, while Victoria Nuland is slotted to be undersecretary of state for political affairs, those of the 2nd and 3rd highest ranking posts at the State Department. Sherman led the Obama administration's negotiations leading to the Iran nuclear deal and was also involved in talks with North Korea. During President Bill Clinton's second term. Newland served as an assistant secretary of state for European affairs during the Ukraine crisis. Biden says the team with Anthony Blinken as secretary of state and bodies, his core belief that America is strongest when it works with allies and we'll use the diplomatic experience and skill to restore America's global and moral leadership. And Thomas Washington. Wendy Sherman is the pick for deputy secretary of state, while Victoria Nuland is slotted to be undersecretary of state for political affairs, those of the 2nd and 3rd highest ranking posts at the State Department. Sherman led the Obama administration's negotiations leading to the Iran nuclear deal and was also involved in talks with North Korea. During President Bill Clinton's second term. Newland served as an assistant secretary of state for European affairs during the Ukraine crisis. Biden says the team with Anthony Blinken as secretary of state and bodies, his core belief That America is strongest when it works with its allies. Ben Thomas Washington. Welcome. McDonald's. We're.

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01:40 min | 2 months ago

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"I'm Ben Thomas with an AP News Minute Trump spoke by phone with Georgia's governor to press his complaint that he lost Georgia unfairly despite findings there was no systemic fraud, a senior government official in Georgia with knowledge of the calls says. Trump asked Governor Brian Camp to call on legislative session to subvert the results of the election, but the governor declined. Camp tweeted that Trump also asked him to order an audit of signatures on absentee ballot envelopes have stepped camp has no power to take in his own tweet. Trump vented his frustrations writing your people are refusing to do what you ask. What are they hiding? Amplifying his own debunked theories of electoral fraud. Ben Thomas Washington. The measures bar all on site, restaurant, dining in clothes, hair and nail salons, movie theaters and many other businesses. As well as museums and playgrounds. Governor Gavin Newsom says people may not congregate with anyone outside their household must always wear masks when they go outside. The California Department of Public Health says intensive care unit capacity has fallen below a 15% threshold in Southern California and a large swath the Central Valley that triggers new measures, which includes strict closures for businesses and new controls on other activities. They will take effect Sunday evening and remain in place for it least three weeks, meaning the lockdown will cover the Christmas holiday. Together. The two regions are home to more than half of California's population. Some regions have opted to impose the restrictions even before the mandate kicks in, including five San Francisco Bay Area counties. Whether measures also take effect Sunday. I'm Ben Thomas. When you're ready to.

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05:54 min | 2 months ago

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"Measures bar all on site, restaurant, dining in clothes, hair and nail salons, movie theaters and many other businesses as well as museum sign which party controls the Senate. But in the hours before the event, it became clear he still fixated on his own defeat in November. Trump spoke by phone with Georgia's governor to press his complaint that he lost Georgia unfairly. Despite findings there was no systemic fraud. A senior government official in Georgia with knowledge of the calls says. Trump asked Governor Brian Kemp to call on legislative session to subvert the results of the election. But the governor declined camp tweeted that Trump also asked him to order an audit of signatures on absentee ballot envelopes. The step camp has no power to take. In his own tweet. Trump vented his frustrations writing. Your people are refusing to do what you ask. What are they hiding? Amplifying his own debunked theories of electoral fraud. Ben Thomas Washington, Trump spoke by phone with Georgia's governor to press his complaint that he lost Georgia unfairly despite findings there was no systemic fraud. A senior government official in Georgia with knowledge of the calls says. Trump asked Governor Brian Kemp to call on legislative session to subvert the results of the election, but the governor declined. Tweeted that Trump also asked him to order an audit of signatures on absentee ballot envelopes have stepped camp has no power to take in his own tweet. Trump vented his frustrations writing your people are refusing to do what you ask. What are they hiding? Amplifying his own debunked theories of electoral fraud. Ben Thomas Washington. The measures bar all on site, restaurant, dining in clothes, hair and nail salons, movie theaters and many other businesses. As well as museums and playgrounds. Governor Gavin Newsom says people may not congregate with anyone outside their household must always wear masks when they go outside. Had benefit. That's a fact I've been that's a fact. My credit card purchases. Give me cash their president. Give me cash back. No one else gets these reboard such and that is just playing us. What in Tarnation, Sir? Pen fits para cash rewards card isn't just for military members. Anyone can get cash back on all purchases. Figgins, you've ruined my favorite song. Penn Fed Credit Union visit Penn fed dot org's slash power cash to receive any advertised product, you must become a member of Penn Fed injured by NC Away Virus. I'm Ben Thomas with an AP News Minute The U. S has hit a new high for covert 19 cases, with 228,000 confirmed Friday, with states across the country setting new marks. Johns Hopkins University tally now shows more than 280,000 people have died in the U. S. Since the virus first hit The surge is threatening to overwhelm hospitals in California. In response, five San Francisco Bay Area counties have stay at home order is taking effect Sunday, and the San Joaquin Valley, which includes 12 counties in the city of Fresno, has been placed under a sweeping new lockdown. In Boise, Idaho, soldiers have been triaging patients in the parking lot of an urgent care clinic that's been transformed into a facility for Corona virus patients. Health officials say. Ah knows attempt to hold the virus in check. It's failing. Meanwhile, Arizona health officials are telling people to wear masks around anyone who isn't a member of your household. Even those you know when trust In other news, a powerful windy storm is hitting the Northeast. Michael Clare is with the National Weather Service State of Maine is expecting about 12 to 18 inches as word. President Trump Press Georgia's governor, Brian Camp, in a phone call on Saturday to call a special session of the state Legislature in hopes of overturning the presidential election results in Georgia. Senior government official in Georgia, with knowledge of the calls says, Can't refused. A person close to the White House who was briefed on the matter verified that account of the call Japan Space Agency is cheering the return to earth of a capsule caring samples of an asteroid scientists say they could provide clues to the origin of the solar system in life on our planet. I'm Ben Thomas. AP News The California Department of Public Health says intensive care unit capacity has fallen below a 15% threshold in Southern California and a large swath the Central Valley that triggers new measures, which includes strict closures for businesses and new controls On other activities. They will take effect Sunday evening and remain in place for it least three weeks, meaning the lockdown will cover the Christmas holiday. Together. The two regions are home to more than half of California's population. Some regions have opted to impose the restrictions even before the mandate kicks in, including five San Francisco Bay Area counties. Whether measures also take effect Sunday. I'm Ben Thomas. A dire shortage of hospital beds is prompting more lockdowns across the state of California. The California Department of Public Health says. Intensive care unit capacity has fallen below a 15% threshold in Southern California and a large swath the Central Valley that triggers new measures, which includes strict closures for Businesses and new controls on other activities. They will take effect Sunday evening and remain in place for it least three weeks, meaning the lockdown will cover the Christmas holiday. Together. The two regions are home to more than half of California's population. Some regions have opted to impose the restrictions even before the mandate kicks in, including five San Francisco Bay Area counties. Whether measures also take effect Sunday. I'm Ben Thomas his word. President. Trump Press Georgia's governor, Brian Camp in a phone call on Saturday to call a special session of the state legislature. In hopes of overturning the presidential election results in Georgia, a senior government official in Georgia with knowledge of the calls says can't refused. A person close to the White House who was briefed on the matter verified that account of the call. The call took place hours before Trump was to appear at a rally in Georgia for the state's two Republican senators, who are both.

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02:35 min | 4 months ago

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"He must become a member of the surgeon Corona virus Infections across the United States this month and a record number of new cases Friday is keeping the pandemic a central talking point in the presidential campaign. We want normal life to resume normal. President Trump held a rally in New Hampshire's Sunday Next year will be the greatest economic year in the history of our country, Chief of staff Mark Meadows told CNN. We're not going to control the pandemic, but focus on therapeutics and a vaccine. President again claimed an end was in sight. Even without the vaccines were rounding the turn. It's going to be over around in the corner, Senator Kamala Harris in Detroit. I don't want either. Democratic vice presidential nominee says the president is out of touch when it comes to the economic impact to in Michigan. One in six households is describing not being able to pay rent by the end of the month. In Michigan, one out of four small businesses has gone out of business. And he talks about rounding the corner. Ben Thomas Washington We want normal life to resume normal. President Trump held a rally in New Hampshire's Sunday next year will be the greatest economic here in the history of our country, Chief of staff Mark Meadows told CNN. We're not going to control the pandemic, but focus on therapeutics and a vaccine. The president again claimed an end was in sight. Even without the vaccines were rounding the turn. It's going to be over around in the corner, Senator Kamala Harris in Detroit. I don't see one either. Democratic vice presidential nominee says the president is out of touch. When it comes to the economic impact to in Michigan, one out of four small businesses has gone out of business. And he talks about rounding the corner. Ben Thomas Washington, Ben Roethlisberger threw two touchdown passes to Deonte Johnson while the Steelers were building a 27 7 lead into 27 24 win over the Titans would like to have a complete game. Have second half like like that first half, but You know they're festive scene. They make adjustments and they made some if I didn't make enough, placing second any snow added a one yard TD run and Ray Ray McCloud set up a touchdown with a 57 yard punt return. But the Titans scored 17 straight points in the second half, and we're in position to force overtime until Stephen Gostkowski missed wide right from 45 yards out with 14 seconds left. The Steelers improved to six and O for the first time since 1978. When they went to the Super Bowl. Ryan Tannehill threw for 220 yards and two TDs for the five and one titans. I'm Dave Ferrie. It's a great time to get a great deal on a new car..

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02:40 min | 10 months ago

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"Thanks to you we protected our NHS and save many thousands of lives all units unit that it would be madness not to throw away that achievement by allowing a second spike in a televised address to the nation Johnson said people who can't work from home such as those in construction or manufacturing jobs should be actively encouraged to go to work this week in a restriction limiting outdoor exercise to once a day will be lifted we want to encourage people to take more uneven unlimited amounts of after exercise according to Johns Hopkins county Britain's death toll from cove it nineteen is second only to the United States I'm Ben Thomas coronavirus update I'm Ben Thomas with an AP news minute the number of people who have died as a result of covert nineteen infections in the U. S. has grown to more than seventy nine thousand as of Sunday afternoon that's out of more than one point three million confirmed cases those numbers are tallied by Johns Hopkins University some of the president's top economic advisers are stressing the importance of states getting more businesses and offices to open during the pandemic but Neel Kashkari president of the federal reserve of Minneapolis says a robust recovery will require breakthroughs in testing treatment and vaccines he tells ABC's this week this is more likely to be a slow more gradual recovery unfortunately the virus continues to spread cash carry ons when countries relaxer economic controls the virus tends to flare back up again three members of the White House coronavirus task force are now in quarantine including the nation's top infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci I'm Ben Thomas AP news three leading members of the White House coronavirus task force are now in quarantine including the nation's top infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci but administration officials are saying that shouldn't affect workers confidence that they can return to their jobs safely economic adviser Larry Kudlow tells ABC's this week why don't we rely heavily on what the business is the free enterprise system could produce companies are very innovative they know the job that has to be done this is more likely to be a slow more gradual recovery also appearing on ABC's this week federal reserve Minneapolis president Neel Kashkari says I would love to see a robust recovery but that would require a breakthrough in vaccines a breakthrough in widespread testing a breakthrough in therapies to give all of us confidence that it's safe to go back cash carry ons the economic effects of the pandemic are likely to be felt for a year or two Ben Thomas Washington thank.

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09:33 min | 11 months ago

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"The president says he plans to speak with all 50 governors very soon about plans to relax social distancing guidelines and allow economic activity to resume I will then be authorizing each individual governor of each individual state to implement a re opening as to exactly when at a time and in a manner as most appropriate he says for some states it's going to be very very close maybe even before the date of may 1 Ben Thomas Washington

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09:33 min | 11 months ago

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"The president says he plans to speak with all 50 governors very soon about plans to relax social distancing guidelines and allow economic activity to resume I will then be authorizing each individual governor of each individual state to implement a re opening as to exactly when at a time and in a manner as most appropriate he says for some states it's going to be very very close maybe even before the date of may 1 Ben Thomas Washington

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09:33 min | 11 months ago

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"The president says he plans to speak with all 50 governors very soon about plans to relax social distancing guidelines and allow economic activity to resume I will then be authorizing each individual governor of each individual state to implement a re opening as to exactly when at a time and in a manner as most appropriate he says for some states it's going to be very very close maybe even before the date of may 1 Ben Thomas Washington

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09:33 min | 11 months ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"The president says he plans to speak with all 50 governors very soon about plans to relax social distancing guidelines and allow economic activity to resume I will then be authorizing each individual governor of each individual state to implement a re opening as to exactly when at a time and in a manner as most appropriate he says for some states it's going to be very very close maybe even before the date of may 1 Ben Thomas Washington

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09:33 min | 11 months ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"The president says he plans to speak with all 50 governors very soon about plans to relax social distancing guidelines and allow economic activity to resume I will then be authorizing each individual governor of each individual state to implement a re opening as to exactly when at a time and in a manner as most appropriate he says for some states it's going to be very very close maybe even before the date of may 1 Ben Thomas Washington

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09:33 min | 11 months ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"The president says he plans to speak with all 50 governors very soon about plans to relax social distancing guidelines and allow economic activity to resume I will then be authorizing each individual governor of each individual state to implement a re opening as to exactly when at a time and in a manner as most appropriate he says for some states it's going to be very very close maybe even before the date of may 1 Ben Thomas Washington

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01:43 min | 11 months ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"To help him determine when and how to lift social distancing requirements they have been credited with slowing the spread of the new coronavirus yesterday trump said he could order states to re open that's been refuted by new York's intro Cuomo we don't have a king in this country we didn't want a king so we have a constitution Cuomo says he said to report another seven hundred seventy eight deaths yesterday in his state the navy's removed a hundred twenty six medical personnel from the hospital ship the mercy docked off Los Angeles seven staffers have tested positive for the new coronavirus New Orleans mayor latoya Cantrell says she doesn't think any of the big summer festivals or events should be held because of the virus the Dow Jones industrial average gained five hundred fifty nine point hi Jackie Quinn the trump administration has put together a public private partnership aimed at making thousands of additional ventilators available to patients in corona virus hot spots you know hospitals throughout the country currently have more than sixty thousand unused ventilators president trump announced what he's calling the dynamic ventilator reserve at a White House meeting with hospital executives through this initiative the hospitals are committing to land on use surplus ventilators to other hospitals that they have an immediate need and you've been doing that we appreciated American hospital association president Rick Pollack calls it an innovative approach to the crisis this will allow us to provide an opportunity to flex so that we can get the a quick me into the right places at the right time I for those that are really struggling at least twenty health systems around the country have already signed up Ben Thomas Washington thank.

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"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

AP News

01:55 min | 1 year ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"Get a flu shot before the end of October Ben Thomas Washington. Friday September twenty seventh. congressional Democrats are looking at other actions by president trump and his administration when it comes to Ukraine including the ouster the US ambassador to Ukraine a B. Jackie Quinn with more the top Democrat on the Senate foreign relations committee Robert Menendez fired off a letter to secretary of state Mike Pompeii out asking him why ambassador Marie you of one of its was removed and if Pompeii had approved of what Menendez calls a per version of US foreign policy because of the whistle blower complaint alleging president trump pressure to foreign country to investigate Joe Biden and his family the ambassadors ouster in may and a campaign to discredit her is coming into focus including president trump calling her bad news when he spoke with Ukraine's president insiders tell the Associated Press elements of Ukrainian government wanted your bond of it out because she was pressing for corruption investigations Jackie Quinn Washington three house committees of issued a joint subpoena to secretary of state Mike Pompeii seeking documents related to the impeachment enquiring giving him until next Friday to comply the committee's also notified Pompeii they schedule depositions for five state department officials including your Bonaventure Harris County Texas a sheriff's deputy Sundeep Dhaliwal was shot and killed today during a traffic stop in the Houston suburb sheriff ed Gonzalez as the police cars dashcam shows Dhaliwal walking back toward his car when the other driver got out ran up to him and shot him in the head to be shot so violently ambush styles it's just beyond words. in doing so perhaps he was protecting someone else maybe something else was going to happen because this is a little was on.

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"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AM 970 The Answer

AM 970 The Answer

01:42 min | 2 years ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AM 970 The Answer

"For what he says is censorship the president is, accusing social media companies, of quote, totally, discriminating, against Republican conservative voices apple YouTube, and Spotify have, permanently removed info wars conspiracy. Theorist Alex Jones from their platforms while Facebook has suspended him for thirty days and, Twitter has given him a week long time out Trump did not mention Jones by, name in his Saturday morning tweets but he complained, too many voices are being. Destroyed some, good and some bad he. Warns we won't, let that happen Ben Thomas Washington more than a dozen people helping to attack a. Concert were injured in Oklahoma Saturday when severe weather took down, to the outdoor concert entrance structure the scheduled outdoor show at Winstar world casino and resort ultimately was postponed Mexican marines have, located and destroyed, fifty tons of liquid meth. Hidden in an underground lab and heavily forested mountains the massive stunt of liquid mass, stored in school so barrels would never been found had it not been for tip, off it was discovered near the Cinderella state capital, Culiacan almost certainly the work. Of the, sin Loa drug contel trafficking. Cocaine from Columbia, and homegrown heroine the cartel is increasingly turning to crystal meth which can be cheaply. And easily producing clandestine chemical labs this whole destined for the, US market of addicts with millions was destroyed on site giants says Mexico Thousands of stranded people were waiting to, be rescued and officials pleaded for. More help from relentless monsoon floods that partially submerged the southern Indian state of Kerala where more than..

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"ben thomas washington" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030

WBZ NewsRadio 1030

01:40 min | 2 years ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030

"Sunday president trump is doing the right thing this president from day one wants to reform the world trading system is not working ben thomas washington serious embattled president baby traveling outside of his country soon to meet with the leader of north korea cbs is don kirk tells us the exact timing of his visit remains unclear donald trump isn't the only president whom north korea's leader kim jong is planning to meet in the near future pyongyang's korean central news agency quotes syrian president bashar alassad saying he's going to call on kim in pyongyang assad receiving north korea's new embassador in damascus did not say exactly when he's going there but praised him for his wise leadership report out of north korea also quotes assad is saying he sure kim jong il will achieve a final victory and reunify the korean peninsula the bostonbased first coast guard district is getting a new commander wbz's charlie sherman tells us who'll be assuming that top post the change of command ceremony will take place tomorrow at faneuil hall that's when rear admiral andrew johnson will be sworn in he takes over for rare admiral stephen pooling who's lead the district since may of two thousand sixteen the first coast guard district covers eight states in the northeast including more than twelve hundred and twenty five miles of coastline from the us canada border to northern new jersey the district has more than eleven thousand active duty reserve civilian and exhilarate personnel thirty cutters two hundred boats and seven aircraft i'm charlie sherman wbz newsradio ten thirty an expert.

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"ben thomas washington" Discussed on KHNR 690AM

KHNR 690AM

01:49 min | 3 years ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on KHNR 690AM

"Losers hour for himself all duck god by michael harrington the associated press is reporting this morning though its discovery the fbi failed to notify scores of us officials that russian hackers or trying to bust into their personal g mail accounts this despite having evidence for at least a year the targets were in the kremlin's crosshairs the ap's conduct a berry eighty here abuse with americans targeted by russia found only two cases in which the fbi dr them first a change of policy to the palestinian authority the us ordered the closure of the plo mission in washington saying the palestinians have violated us rules by seeking prosecution of israelis in the international criminal court now the trump administration says it will merely impose limitations on the office which could be lifted in ninety days if the israelis and palestinians are engaged in serious peace talks but palestinian legislator mustafa barghuti says none of it makes sense from a diplomatic perspective united states scrimmage plea little from a or on the listen on the side against the palestinians ben thomas washington jim barber's new president emerson moore guard war has his work cut out for sources says opposition leader morgan gary you cut his little baggage from the post the prison is to ask himself to what extent him i would cut it these bugis in benue eta wounded to find my own or legacy and to cut out of gums legs and i think that's the challenge for forty robert mugabe regime boboy for nearly forty years with an iron hand racking up warcrimes accusations egypt will still reeling from the attack on a mosque friday and sign i.

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"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

AP News

01:38 min | 3 years ago

"ben thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"The app to mcdonald's ice cream machines which apparently aren't always reliable at lauren's byron further expected the ice cream ashamed to be down but instead it's your up getting it together by donald told users to instead ask the cashier to show the promotion and promise to have its appa back on line wind soon monday the company apologize for the problem and said it's got to roll out a new app aimed at improving the speed of orders later this year with senator john mccain recovering from surgery to remove a bloodclot senate majority leader mitch mcconnell's delay to push on the new health care bill but as ap's ben thomas reports the bill's prospects were already in maine senator susan collins tells abc's this week even with mccain she's not sure the latest republican health care bill have the votes to pass there are many of us who have concerns about the bell particularly think cut sin the medicaid program more conservative republicans have other problems with the bill senator rand paul tell cbs's face the nation to longer the bill south there the more conservative republicans are going discover that it's not repeal the number two republican in the senate john cornyn tells nbc's meet the press gop leaders haven't given up as soon as we have uh we have a full contingent of senators that uh will have that vote ben thomas washington oh j simpson is up for parole again this week and court watchers say he has a good chance of being released he served more than eight years in prison for a robbery to get back some of his sports memorabilia noone at us thursday hearing is expected to oppose releasing him in october that is victim not even the former prosecutor who.

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