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COVID-19 Hospitalizations Tumble Among US Senior Citizens

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00:53 sec | 6 hrs ago

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Tumble Among US Senior Citizens

"Amid the troubling numbers on the corona virus pandemic there's at least one piece of encouraging data hospitalizations among older Americans are down a lot dele covert nineteen infections have held steady above sixty thousand for the last two months a level health officials say is far too high to consider the pandemic anywhere close to being contained the code nineteen hospitalizations among Americans sixty five and older have plunged eighty percent since the start of the year and senior citizens have accounted for about eighty percent of deaths from covert nineteen since the virus first hit the U. S. after peaking above more than thirty four hundred in mid January overall deaths have dropped to about seven hundred per day according to Johns Hopkins university's tally the number of Americans who have succumbed to the virus is approaching five hundred and seventy thousand Ben Thomas Washington

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Half of US Adults Have Received At Least One COVID-19 Shot

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01:14 min | 4 d ago

Half of US Adults Have Received At Least One COVID-19 Shot

"The centers for disease control and prevention say half of all adults in the U. S. have now received at least one covert nineteen shot the CDC says almost one hundred and thirty million people eighteen or older have received at least one dose of the vaccine that's fifty point four percent of the adult population of the U. S. almost eighty four million about a third have been fully vaccinated in other developments a panel of CDC advisers is set to meet Friday on whether to resume shots of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine president Biden's chief medical advisor Dr Anthony Fauci tells ABC's this week I believe will get back with it and it might be some restrictions not sure what that will be whether they'll be ages six or whether they'll just come back with a warning of some sort J. J. shots were put on hold due to rare but serious issues with blood clots the poll was with that take a look make sure we know all the information we can have within that time frame and also warned some of the physicians out there who might see people particularly women who have this particular adverse event that they treat them properly she says researchers are also studying whether any of the vaccines will require a booster Ben Thomas Washington

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Interior Head Haaland Revokes Trump-Era Orders on Energy

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00:47 sec | 6 d ago

Interior Head Haaland Revokes Trump-Era Orders on Energy

"The new secretary of the interior has revoked a series of trump administration orders that promoted fossil fuel development on public lands and waters the directives boosted coal oil and gas leasing on federal lands to promote what trump called energy dominance in the United States interior secretary deb Haaland also rescinded a trump administration order intended to increase oil drilling in Alaska's national petroleum reserve a new directive prioritizes climate change an interior department decisions part of a government wide effort ahead of a virtual climate summit president Biden is hosting next week in a statement Holland says the orders will make communities more resilient to climate change and help lead the transition to a clean energy economy Ben Thomas Washington

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Garland Rescinds Trump-Era Memo Curtailing Consent Decrees

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00:44 sec | 6 d ago

Garland Rescinds Trump-Era Memo Curtailing Consent Decrees

"Attorney General Merrick garland has rescinded the trump era memo that curtailed the use of consent decrees federal prosecutors have used in investigations of police department's consent decrees could be used to force changes in police departments and other government agencies with a history of abuse and misconduct Democrats have argued the trump administration hampered the ability of the justice department's civil rights division to conduct so called pattern or practice investigations which examine whether systemic deficiencies contribute to misconduct or enable it to persist Attorney General Merrick garland has now issued a new memorandum spelling out the policies on civil agreements and consent decrees and easing restrictions on their use Ben Thomas Washington

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$1,400 Stimulus Checks Helped March Retail Sales Soar 9.8%

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00:42 sec | Last week

$1,400 Stimulus Checks Helped March Retail Sales Soar 9.8%

"Americans went on a spending spree last month many newly vaccinated and others armed with fourteen hundred dollars stimulus checks Americans were eating out and going shopping in March the commerce department reports retail sales surged a seasonally adjusted nine point eight percent that followed a three percent drop in February Americans also spent on cars and home renovations all sales at clothing stores soared eighteen point three percent in sporting good stores saw the biggest jump up twenty three point five percent the federal government has so far sent about one hundred and fifty nine million direct stimulus payments to households a total of some three hundred and seventy six billion dollars Ben Thomas Washington

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US jobless claims plunge to 576,000, lowest since pandemic

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US jobless claims plunge to 576,000, lowest since pandemic

"The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell sharply last week the labor department's weekly report shows first time claims for jobless aid plummeted by one hundred ninety three thousand to five hundred and seventy six thousand that's a new low since the corona virus pandemic first struck in a hopeful sign that layoffs are easing as the economy recovers from the recession it brought on while still high in historical terms jobless claims are now well below their peak of nine hundred thousand in early January for the week ending March twenty seventh sixteen point nine million people were continuing to collect jobless benefits but that too was a marked drop from eighteen point two million in the previous week Ben Thomas Washington

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High court halts Calif. virus rules limiting home worship

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00:46 sec | Last week

High court halts Calif. virus rules limiting home worship

"The Supreme Court is telling California it can't enforce corona virus related restrictions that have limited home based religious worship the case involved two residents of Santa Clara county who wanted to host small in person Bible study sessions in their homes the California rules limit indoor social gatherings across most of the state to no more than three households and require attendees to wear masks and physically distance the supreme court's five conservative justices agreed restrictions limiting home based worship should be lifted the courts three liberals and Chief Justice John Roberts would not have done so however California has already announced significant changes loosening restrictions on social gatherings does go into effect April fifteenth Ben Thomas Washington

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New state unemployment claims rose again last week

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00:36 sec | 2 weeks ago

New state unemployment claims rose again last week

"Shows the number of Americans applying for jobless aid rose to 744,000. While the numbers have declined sharply since the Corona virus hit more than a year ago, they remain high by historical standards. Economists monitor the number for signs of where the job market may be headed. But it's become a less reliable barometer during the pandemic, with states struggling to clear backlogs of claims and suspected fraud, clouding the picture. Still, the numbers suggest many employers continue to cut back even as the economy added 916,000 jobs overall last month. And Thomas Washington Interior Secretary Deb Holland will be

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US jobless claims up to 744K as virus still forces layoffs

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00:40 sec | 2 weeks ago

US jobless claims up to 744K as virus still forces layoffs

"More Americans file claims for unemployment benefits again last week the labor department's weekly report shows the number of Americans applying for jobless aid rose to seven hundred and forty four thousand while the numbers have declined sharply since the corona virus hit more than a year ago they remain high by historical standards economists monitor the number for signs of where the job market may be headed but it's become a less reliable barometer during the pandemic with states struggling to clear backlogs of claims and suspected fraud clouding the picture still the numbers suggest many employers continue to cut back even as the economy added nine hundred and sixteen thousand jobs overall last month Ben Thomas Washington

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Biden open to compromise on infrastructure, but not inaction

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00:54 sec | 2 weeks ago

Biden open to compromise on infrastructure, but not inaction

"President Biden says he's open to compromise on is two point three trillion dollar infrastructure plan but he's not open to doing nothing and action simply is not an option speaking at the White House the president says that's because the US has fallen behind other countries Americans no longer live in the world because we're not investing noting infrastructure evolves Biden says things such as high speed internet have become just as essential as roads and bridges we need to start seeing infrastructures through its effect on the lives of working people in America as for funding it to an increase in the corporate tax rate Biden says he's not looking to punish anybody dammit maybe it's because I come from middle class neighborhoods I'm sick and tired ordinary people being fleeced again the president said he's open to ideas but I will not impose any tax increases of people making less than four hundred thousand dollars a year Ben Thomas Washington

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Washington DC Capitol attacker Noah Green 'suffered delusions'

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00:37 sec | 2 weeks ago

Washington DC Capitol attacker Noah Green 'suffered delusions'

"Officers outside the U. S Capitol Friday, killing one of the officers, U S official tells AP. Noah Green had been suffering from delusions, paranoia and suicidal thoughts. Police shot the 25 year old after he jumped out of a car knife in hand and charged the two officers he struck. He later died at the hospital, the official tells AP. Investigators have spoken with Green's family and are focused on Mental health as they work to identify a motive. Meanwhile, the officer killed has been identified as William Evans, known as Billy. He was an 18 year veteran of the Capitol police and a member of its first responders unit. And Thomas Washington. Today is Easter

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Suspect in Capitol attack suffered delusions, says report

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00:49 sec | 2 weeks ago

Suspect in Capitol attack suffered delusions, says report

"The the Associated Associated Press Press is is learning learning more more about about the the man man who who rammed rammed a a car car into into two two police police officers officers outside outside the the U. U. S. S. capitol capitol Friday Friday killing killing one one of of those those officers officers the the US US official official tells tells AP AP no no a a green green had had been been suffering suffering from from delusions delusions paranoia paranoia and and suicidal suicidal thoughts thoughts police police shot shot the the twenty twenty five five year year old old after after he he jumped jumped out out of of a a car car and and knife knife in in hand hand in in charge charge the the two two officers officers he he struck struck he he later later died died at at a a hospital hospital the the official official tells tells AP AP investigators investigators have have spoken spoken with with green's green's family family and and are are focused focused on on his his mental mental health health as as we we work work to to identify identify a a motive motive in in online online posts posts since since taken taken down down green green described described being being under under government government thought thought control control and and said said he he was was being being watched watched meanwhile meanwhile the the officer officer killed killed has has been been identified identified as as William William Evans Evans on on his his belly belly he he was was an an eighteen eighteen year year veteran veteran of of the the capitol capitol police police and and a a member member of of its its first first responders responders unit unit Ben Ben Thomas Thomas Washington Washington

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US, Iran say they'll begin indirect talks on nuclear program

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00:45 sec | 2 weeks ago

US, Iran say they'll begin indirect talks on nuclear program

"The the United United States States and and Iran Iran are are planning planning to to hold hold indirect indirect talks talks with with other other major major world world powers powers aiming aiming to to get get both both countries countries back back into into the the accord accord limiting limiting Iran's Iran's nuclear nuclear program program this this is is a a welcome welcome and and potentially potentially constructive constructive early early step step nearly nearly three three years years after after president president trump trump pulled pulled the the US US out out of of the the Iran Iran nuclear nuclear deal deal the the new new administration administration is is making making good good on on president president Biden's Biden's promise promise to to get get back back in in go go she she Asians Asians are are set set to to start start Tuesday Tuesday in in Vienna Vienna to to the the other other world world powers powers remaining remaining in in the the accord accord White White House House press press secretary secretary Jen Jen Psaki Psaki we we don't don't anticipate anticipate presently presently that that there there will will be be direct direct talks talks between between the the United United States States and and around around through through the the process process though though we we certainly certainly remain remain open open to to them them sake sake adds adds the the diplomatic diplomatic road road ahead ahead may may be be a a long long one one we're we're very very clear clear eyed eyed about about the the hurdles hurdles that that remain remain Ben Ben Thomas Thomas Washington Washington

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AP-NORC poll: Majority in US back easier voter registration

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00:44 sec | 2 weeks ago

AP-NORC poll: Majority in US back easier voter registration

"A a new new survey survey finds finds solid solid support support for for Democrats Democrats proposals proposals to to overhaul overhaul voting voting in in the the U. U. S. S. the the Associated Associated Press Press and and O. O. R. R. C. C. center center for for public public affairs affairs research research poll poll finds finds about about half half of of those those surveyed surveyed support support expanding expanding access access to to early early in in mail mail in in voting voting about about thirty thirty percent percent opposed opposed the the ideas ideas while while the the other other twenty twenty percent percent expressed expressed no no opinion opinion automatic automatic voter voter registration registration was was the the most most popular popular democratic democratic proposal proposal in in the the survey survey that that drew drew the the support support of of sixty sixty percent percent of of respondents respondents but but nearly nearly three three quarters quarters of of all all Americans Americans including including majorities majorities of of both both parties parties say say they they support support laws laws requiring requiring voters voters to to present present photo photo identification identification to to cast cast their their ballot ballot the the democratic democratic legislation legislation in in Congress Congress would would ease ease those those laws laws Ben Ben Thomas Thomas Washington Washington

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Consumer spending dipped 1% as winter storms raked the US

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00:42 sec | 3 weeks ago

Consumer spending dipped 1% as winter storms raked the US

"The latest economic indicators pointing downward though largely due to weather consumer spending accounts for two thirds of economic activity in the U. S. after a big gain in January the commerce department reports consumer spending slumped one percent last month winter storms across much of the country get much of the blame with some areas paralyzed for days the steep drop in personal incomes didn't help either incomes of course fuel future spending and they plunged seven point one percent last month though again following a January search incomes are expected to rebound in March with millions of people receiving fourteen hundred dollar payments from the government as part of the corona virus a bail Ben Thomas Washington

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High court: More police excessive force suits can go forward

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00:43 sec | Last month

High court: More police excessive force suits can go forward

"The U. S. Supreme Court has sided with the New Mexico woman in an excessive force lawsuit against police the justices ruled five two three four rocks sand Taurus she was shot in twenty fourteen one four members of the New Mexico state police arrived at her Albuquerque apartment with an arrest warrant for someone else tourists within our car and experiencing methamphetamine withdrawal at the time she says she did not notice the officers until one tried to open the door thinking they were carjackers tourists hit the gas two officers fired thirteen shots hitting tourists with two she pleaded no contest to charges related to fleeing but sued claiming excessive force the supreme court's decision lets the suit and potentially others like it move forward Ben Thomas Washington

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Science panel: Consider air cooling tech as climate back-up

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00:41 sec | Last month

Science panel: Consider air cooling tech as climate back-up

"Scientists are saying the U. S. needs to consider a climate change emergency plan cooling the air with technology the National Academy of sciences report mentions three possibilities putting heat reflecting particles in the stratosphere changing the brightness of ocean clouds and finning high clouds he doesn't recommend using solar engineering but says the U. S. should study the much debated idea to find out if it works what the potential side effects might be and the ethics of it one of the report's authors says climate engineering is a really dumb idea but it might not be as dumb as doing nothing at this point we're continuing to do what we've been doing and Thomas Washington

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US jobless claims fall to 684,000, fewest since pandemic

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US jobless claims fall to 684,000, fewest since pandemic

"The number of people filing for unemployment benefits ease last week though it remains at an historically high level the labor department report shows six hundred and eighty four thousand people filed initial claims for jobless aid last week it's the first time claims drop below seven hundred thousand since March of last year when the corona virus pandemic shattered economic activity and it was a substantial drop from last week's report which showed seven hundred and eighty one thousand applications still a total of eighteen point nine million people are continuing to collect jobless benefits that number is higher than last week and roughly one third of those recipients earn extended federal aid programs which means they've been unemployed for at least six months Ben Thomas Washington

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02:13 min | 3 months ago

"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 | 4 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 | 4 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 | 6 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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02:14 min | 6 months ago

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"Dot com to learn more called for cost information and conditions, equal housing under licence in all, 50 states in MLS number 30 30, several aides to vice President Mike Pence, including his chief of staff testing positive for the Corona virus, the president's top aide says the pandemic won't be reined in all they talk about Cove. It Covert covert covert campaign rally in Ohio President Trump told supporters news coverage is making too much of the pandemic talk because they're trying to scare everybody. You have to lead your life, and he maintains it is going away. It's surrounding the term. But his chief of staff, Mark Meadows, is striking a different tone, telling CNN. We're not going to control the pandemic because it's a contagious fire is just like the flu this pandemic. Would have been tough for any president campaigning on behalf of Joe Biden in Miami. Former President Barack Obama had this assessment but the idea that somehow This White House has done anything but completely screw this thing up. Is nonsense. Ben Thomas Washington all they talk about covert covert covert. At a campaign rally in Ohio President Trump told supporters news coverage is making too much of the pandemic talk because they're trying to scare everybody. You have to lead your life, and he maintains it is going away its surroundings, but his chief of staff, Mark Meadows, is striking a different tone, telling CNN. We're not going to control the pandemic because it's a contagious fire is just like the flu. This pandemic would have been tough for any president campaigning on behalf of Joe Biden in Miami. Former President Barack Obama had this assessment but the idea that somehow This White House has done anything but completely screw this thing up. Is nonsense. Ben Thomas Washington The Russian oil tanker has been hit by an explosion in the Sea of Azov and a rescue operation is searching for missing crew members. Authorities say the explosion took place is the tanker was on route from the port of CAF cares to the port of rust off on Don 10. Members of the tanker's 13 person crew have been rescued while the remaining three are believed to have been thrown overboard by the blast. The tanker is tilted and efforts to stabilize the ship are under way. Maritime officials say the tanker wasn't loaded on the explosion may have been triggered by flammable vapors left behind from the vessel's previous cargo..

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02:40 min | 1 year 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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"thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

AP News

09:33 min | 1 year ago

"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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"thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

AP News

09:33 min | 1 year ago

"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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"thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

AP News

01:43 min | 1 year ago

"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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"thomas washington" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM

KLBJ 590AM

02:17 min | 1 year ago

"thomas washington" Discussed on KLBJ 590AM

"Thomas Washington GM workers are striking they demand higher pay and benefits they also want to plants reopened we will in the bill we have is going to be tough is going to be hard I can't deny. as GM strike was in two thousand and seven it lasted three days experts say GM and its dealers have seventy seven days of inventory a company at the center of the opioid crisis is filing for bankruptcy the company that made billion selling the prescription painkiller oxycontin has filed for bankruptcy as it tries to settle lawsuits over its role in the opioid crisis the bankruptcy filing comes after Purdue pharma reached a tentative settlement which could be worth up to twelve billion dollars over time with many of the more than two thousand local and state governments across the country that are suing the company over its role in the opioid crisis but the holdouts include more than half the states and some of them are expected to object to the settlement in bankruptcy court and continue their lawsuits against the Sackler family which owns the company I'm Julie Walker triple a is out with its annual report on how much it really costs to operate your vehicle Tripoli report looks at the true cost of owning and operating a vehicle for you your driver costs survey Josh Zoomer with triple a Texas circle is found that the true cost of annual vehicle ownership is up to nine thousand two hundred eighty two dollars for a little more than seven hundred seventy three dollars a month that includes the cost of the vehicle fuel and maintenance the most expensive vehicles to operate pickup trucks Robert wood newsradio kale BJ let's say thirty three here's Austin's on time traffic with Melinda branch here mainly dealing with heavy congestion which is on all of the freeway still over on mopac south down in North three sixty they're still working to clear that right from the right shoulder and we've got a reported collision on east seventy one he's found a presidential Boulevard your next reports at eight forty five I Melinda bring it with us is on time traffic com today will turn very hot way of sun and some clouds will have a high near the record of ninety nine said in nineteen ninety seven. tonight will be partly cloudy lo seventy three from the weather center hi I'm Jay.

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"thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

AP News

02:06 min | 1 year ago

"thomas washington" Discussed on AP News

"And France and other places he's criticizing the Danish prime minister for quote her nasty remarks about his idea of buying green land and trump is doubling down on his comments about Jews not voting for Democrats I think that if you vote for a Democrat you're very very disloyal to Israel as did the Jewish faith president trump was traveling to Kentucky to announce that student loans will be forgiven for veterans who are badly disabled a court fights expected now that the department of homeland security announced it will no longer follow a court mandate that limits how long migrant children can be detained the new homeland security rules would allow the government to hold families in detention much longer than twenty days but acting secretary Kevin mescaline insist the department does not intend to hold families for a long time we have the prior experience it shows we were able to average under fifty days that that is the intent for fair but expeditious immigration proceedings require a long of Human Rights Watch says the move could result in children being detained indefinitely children who have been detained for long periods of time experience trauma to settle feeling dangerously inadequate medical care Ben Thomas Washington police say that a cook in a Los Angeles area hotel allegedly threatened a mass shooting and when they went to his home they found guns and hundreds of rounds of ammunition a suspect is in custody this is a P. radio news critics say the president trump appears to be backing away from supporting stronger gun control measure after the el Paso in Dayton shootings the president had said there was tremendous support for action I think we could have some really meaningful background checks but yesterday we have a very very strong background checks right now while noting there are missing areas the president spoke yesterday with NRA chief Wayne lapierre and had told reporters he worries about blurring the contrast between Democrats and Republicans on gun control a lot of the people that put me where I am are strong believers in the second amendment Sager make on the at the White House Pennsylvania Roman Catholic priest is accused of.

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"thomas washington" Discussed on AM 970 The Answer

AM 970 The Answer

02:04 min | 2 years ago

"thomas washington" Discussed on AM 970 The Answer

"Federal employees returned to work today. President Trump puts the odds at less than fifty fifty congressional budget negotiators will strike an acceptable deal and the border wall standoff with Democrats beans the government could shut down again in about three weeks. Some federal workers eilly skeptical about the chances for an agreement doing three weeks what they can doing five weeks agent Cairo. Dalmatia express that skepticism just hours after President Trump signed the spending Bill reopening, those shuttered government agencies until February fifteenth acting White House chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney, was asked on CBS his face the nation. Whether the president is prepared to shut down the government, again, if congress doesn't give him the money he wants for a border wall. Yeah. I think he actually is keep in mind. He's willing to do whatever it takes to secure the border TSA agent. Susan Braverman demoralizing, it's unfair. It's cruel and Thomas Washington, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is top security officials scheduled to visit the southern Philippines where two suspected Islamic terrorists. Bombed a Catholic cathedral during Sunday services, killing at least twenty people a powerful. Winter storm is pounding the Dakotas with high winds and heavy snow. Same system prompting winter storm warnings for the upper midwest and the Great Lakes regions walkie public schools in Minneapolis public schools are closed today. Chicago who'd see a half foot of snow to be followed by Arctic cold parts of the south and areas further on east could also be impacted by the wintry blast the death toll from a dam collapsed in Brazil has risen to at least fifty eight is three hundred people still unaccounted for on Wall Street this morning. Dow futures are down one hundred eight points s and p futures off twelve NASDAQ futures down forty points. More on these stories at townhall dot com. The following is not an actor, but a real life story from trinity debt management. My husband and I wanted to buy a new car, and we don't have a good credit rating. So the Bank recommended trinity. So we call it. The people were very.

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"thomas washington" Discussed on News-Talk 1400 The Patriot

News-Talk 1400 The Patriot

01:33 min | 2 years ago

"thomas washington" Discussed on News-Talk 1400 The Patriot

"Get loans when the money dried up he faces eighteen counts on tax evasion and Bank fraud jurors ended their second day of. Deliberations on Friday without, reaching a verdict the US district judge in, the case says he has received threats and he fears for the peace and, safety of the jurors because of that he's refusing to make the jurors names, public at the end of the trial Greg Clugston Washington prosecutors Iraqi recommending that the former Trump campaigned visor should spend at least some time in prison for lying to the FBI during the Russia pro George popadopoulos served as a foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign. During the two thousand sixteen presidential race he pled guilty to lying to the FBI during a, two. Thousand seventeen interview about Russian election interference prosecutors say that resulted in the FBI Missing an opportunity to properly question a professor popadopoulos was in contact with who told him that. The Russians possess dirt on Hillary Clinton in the form of emails prosecutors recommending that popadopoulos spend, at. Least some time incarcerated Ben Thomas Washington President. Trump is asking federal business regulators to explore the idea of a semi annual earnings reports President. Trump says he's been speaking with corporate leaders say. That they'd rather prepare, twice-yearly profit revenue, and spending reports rather than the quarterly earning reports now required by, the securities and Exchange Commission twice. A year reporting would save. Time and money the SEC says it's already been exploring the idea Jackie Quinn was earthquake jolted the nation island blonde Baucus tries.

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"thomas washington" Discussed on AM 970 The Answer

AM 970 The Answer

01:42 min | 2 years ago

"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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"thomas washington" Discussed on WBZ NewsRadio 1030

WBZ NewsRadio 1030

01:40 min | 3 years ago

"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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"thomas washington" Discussed on KBNP AM 1410

KBNP AM 1410

02:09 min | 3 years ago

"thomas washington" Discussed on KBNP AM 1410

"A private hospital and india's capitalist fire to doctors from mistakenly declaring a premature baby dead the latest in a series of troubling incidents at private hospitals in india the mother rushed to hospital when she was only twenty two weeks pregnant with twins one baby a girl was stillborn the second the boy was in life of birth but pronounced dead hours later but on the way to the funeral they saw movement and realize the boy was still alive the case has caused outrage in india where the private sector often fills the gap left by government hospitals but it can be expensive and poorly regulated the bbc's jill mcgill boring reporting british prime minister theresa may will make a diplomatic blitz to brussels today to me top european union officials and try to reach a muchneeded breakthrough in the negotiations on britain's exit may is to meet with eu commission president in jeanclaude juncker and eu council president donald tusk breaking news and analysis town hall dot com a top a republicans says now is the time to prepare for a possible showdown with north korea senator lindsey graham says the us and north korea are getting closer to a military conflict north korea's marching toward marrying up the technology of an icbm with a nuclear weapon on top that can not only get to america but deliver the weapon appearing on cbs's face the nation graham says it's time the pentagon stop sending children and spouses with military personnel to south korea meanwhile national security adviser h r mcmaster tells fox news sunday the us continues to impress on china and russia that a nuclear north korea presents a grave danger to their security to you also have the threat of the potential of japan south korea others farming themselves possibly even with nuclear weapons ben thomas washington the average price of a gallon of regular radegast dropped seven since nationally over the past two weeks the to fifty four diesel holding steady at two 88 more town hall dot com the patch all right through social nielsen for bugler small business administration portland district office when working.

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"thomas washington" Discussed on KHNR 690AM

KHNR 690AM

01:49 min | 3 years ago

"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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