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March 2, 2024

CBS News

U.S. Aid To Be Airlifted to Gaza

President Biden announced that the U.S. will airdrop humanitarian aid to Gaza as the United Nations warns of imminent famine amid war. He said the U.S. would put pressure on Israel to facilitate more humanitarian aid.
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Atlanta News First

Expect Willis Decision Within 2 Weeks

Fulton County Superior Court Judge Scott McAfee heard summary arguments on whether DA Fani Willis and special prosecutor Nathan Wade should be disqualified from their investigation and subsequent indictment of Trump.
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Politico

Florida Trump Trial Timeline in Doubt

A federal judge in Florida expressed skepticism Friday about the feasibility of special counsel Jack Smith’s plan to bring Donald Trump to trial in July on charges that he stashed government secrets at his Mar-a-Lago estate.
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CNBC

Drugstores Will Sell Mifepristone

CVS and Walgreens will start selling the abortion pill mifepristone this month at certain pharmacy locations in states where it is legal to do so, spokespeople for the companies told CNBC on Friday.
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USA Today

Takeaways From Hunter's Deposition

For more than seven hours, Hunter Biden faced questions from lawmakers this week about his business dealings and drug abuse as House Republicans sought to tie President Biden to the overseas ventures of his son.
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NJ.com

Guilty Plea Blow to Menendez

Jose Uribe pleaded guilty in federal court in Manhattan to seven counts that included conspiracy to commit bribery, wire fraud, tax evasion and other related charges, while agreeing to testify against Menendez.
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Yahoo! News

CDC Relaxes Covid Guidelines

With COVID deaths and hospitalizations dropping, the CDC says children can go back to school when their overall symptoms improve and they're fever-free for 24 hours without taking medication.
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Politico

Schiff and Garvey Tied in California

Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff and Republican Steve Garvey have separated themselves from Rep. Katie Porter and are poised to advance beyond Tuesday’s primary in the race for the late Dianne Feinstein’s Senate seat.
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Times Union

Driveway Shooter Gets 25 Years

A Washington County judge sentenced Kevin Monahan to the maximum 26⅓ years to life in state prison Friday for the murder of 20-year-old Kaylin Gillis outside his home, calling him an unremorseful and dishonest killer.
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Washington Post

100 Jan. 6 Rioters Might Be Resentenced

More than 100 people convicted of participation in the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the Capitol may have to be resentenced after a federal appeals court overturned a sentencing enhancement used to help determine their punishments.
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Wall Street Journal

SCOTUS Trumps Jack Smith

The appeal is a blow to special counsel Smith, who wants to begin his trial over Mr. Trump’s behavior relating to Jan. 6, 2021, before the election. However, The fault lies with the Justice Department for waiting so long to bring the case.
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NPR

How To Take a Good Nap

Ever woken up from a nap and felt more tired? Or so discombobulated you forgot which planet you were on? There's a term for that sleepy, almost-drunk feeling – it's called sleep inertia.
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CNN

Ozempic Is Coming for Gyms

Luxury gyms such as Life Time and Equinox are acquiring weight loss clinics with doctors who can prescribe GLP-1s, the powerful new class of medications that has proven to be highly effective at helping people shed weight.
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Daily Express US

SecDef Warns of NATO War With Russia

Austin said he believes Putin will not stop if Ukraine falls and Russia wins the war. This would mean NATO will almost certainly be drawn into conflict if Kyiv is defeated by Moscow's forces, he added.
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Hollywood Reporter

Best Chase Scenes in Movie History

Put your pedal to the metal: Here are 12 of the most heart-racing and mind-bending chase scenes in film history. A good chase scene will leave you pinned to your seat no matter how many times you've seen the movie.
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Spectrum News 1

Donna Summer’s Estate Sues Ye

The estate of Donna Summer sued Ye and Ty Dolla $ign on Tuesday for what its attorneys say is the “shamelessly” illegal use of her 1977 song “I Feel Love” in their collaboration “Good (Don't Die).”
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