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  • Associated Press

    Dems push $25B to electrify school buses, a Biden priority

    WASHINGTON (April 21, 2021) — Democratic lawmakers are unveiling legislation that would invest $25 billion to convert the nation’s fleet of gasoline- and diesel-powered school buses to electric vehicles.

  • Associated Press

    Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93

    MINNEAPOLIS (April 20, 2021) — Former Vice President Walter F. Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, died Monday. He was 93.

  • Associated Press

    GOP White House hopefuls move forward as Trump considers run

    WASHINGTON (April 18, 2021) — Less than three months after former President Donald Trump left the White House, the race to succeed him is already beginning.

  • Associated Press

    Police left confused over directive from Minnesota mayor

    BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (April 16, 2021) — Elected leaders in the Minneapolis suburb where a police officer fatally shot Daunte Wright want officers to scale back their tactics amid nightly protests, leaving some law enforcement called in to assist asking whether the city still wants their help.

  • Associated Press

    Biden's Justice Dept. takes steps to target local police

    WASHINGTON (April 16, 2021) — Attorney General Merrick Garland on Friday rescinded a Trump-era memo that curtailed the use of consent decrees that federal prosecutors have used in sweeping investigations of police departments.

  • Associated Press

    Biden's Russian 'bounties' charge against Trump proves false

    WASHINGTON (April 16, 2021) — The White House said Thursday that the intelligence community does not have conclusive evidence that Russian intelligence operatives encouraged the Taliban to attack American troops in Afghanistan.

  • Associated Press

    Pelosi shows little interest in Democrats' court packing bid

    WASHINGTON (April 15, 2021) — A small group of congressional Democrats introduced legislation Thursday to add four seats to the Supreme Court, a move criticized by Republicans as a potential power grab that would reduce the public’s trust in the judiciary.

  • Associated Press

    Alabama Senate advances bill to protect integrity of female sports

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. (April 15, 2021) — Alabama could soon become the next  state to prevent males who claim to be girls from playing on female sports teams.

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