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FBI Has Executed a Search Warrant at Mar-a-Lago: ‘My Beautiful Home Is Under Siege’ Trump Says

The FBI has executed a search warrant at Mar-a-Lago, the Florida home to the former president, Donald Trump, several news outlets are reporting. First to break the news was the publisher of Florida Politics, Peter Schorsch. The Federal Bureau of Investigation “today executed a search warrant at Mar-a-Lago, two sources confirm to” Florida Politics, he wrote. […]

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Biden Travels to Kentucky to Console Flood Survivors After 37 Died – Some Angered McConnell and Paul ‘MIA’

On the first full day he has been free from COVID President Joe Biden traveled to Kentucky, the home state of the Senate Republican Minority Leader, to visit with flood survivors devastated by lost lives and lost property. On August 1, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced the historic floods had killed 37 people. Hundreds more were […]

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Virginia Landlords to Pay $225,000 for Alleged Violations of the SCRA

The Justice Department today announced that two Virginia landlords have agreed to pay $225,000 to resolve allegations that they violated the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) by obtaining unlawful court judgments against military tenants at the Hideaway at Greenbrier Luxury Apartment Homes in Chesapeake and the Chase Arbor Apartments in Virginia Beach.

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Christian Nationalist, GOP Nominee for Governor Doug Mastriano to Testify Before J6 Committee

The U.S. House Select Committee on the January 6 Attack will receive sworn testimony from Doug Mastriano, the Republican Party of Pennsylvania’s nominee to be governor. Mastriano, who has strong ties to far right wing extremists, is a current state senator, and an anti-democracy Christian nationalist who has promoted the QAnon conspiracy theory. He attended […]

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Animals

Cabotegravir: WHO Recommends Injectable Drug for HIV Prevention for the First Time

The injectable drug is still limited but the WHO recommendation urges countries to deliver cabotegravir for HIV prevention.

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Animals

Casper the Friendly Ghostly Octopus Found in the Depths

Casper, the “ghostly” octopus, was found in the depths. Scientists are gradually uncovering the mysteries of the cephalopod, which was discovered in Hawaii in 2016 and is located more than two miles below the surface.

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‘It’s So Gross’: NY Times Blasted for Negative Reporting on Biden by ‘Blindered Horse-Race Analysts’

After President Joe Biden and Democrats in the House and Senate were closing an exceptional week of success after success on Saturday, pulling into a Senate vote that would transform the U.S. response to climate change, combat inflation, lower Medicare prescription drug prices and the federal deficit, and increase the energy supply, The New York Times […]

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Animals

Air Pollution vs. Ozone Pollution Seesaw: Impacts on Health, Agriculture, Environment, Scientists Warn

Researchers found that lowering air pollution may lead to increased ozone pollution, which has bad effects on human health, agriculture, and the environment.

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Animals

New Genetic Study Reveals Hidden DNA that May Unlock Mysteries on How Animals Live

Animal lives are being revealed via hidden DNA. New research on the genetic material or eDNA, plants, and animals shed has astonishing biological insights.

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Animals

French Authorities are Rescuing a Beluga Whale Who Entered the River Seine in Route to Paris

The beluga whale is running out of time in the freshwater of the River Seine, which is too far from its natural habitat in the Arctic waters.

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Animals

Genetically Engineered Bacteria Developed to Withstand Gut Environment to Treat Chronic Diseases

Scientists have found a way to introduce non-native bacteria and help them thrive inside the hostile gut environment and to treat diseases.

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Animals

Myth Busted: Did the Human Brain Really Shrink While Evolving?

Did an evolutionary decrease in brain size occur during the 12th century B.C.E., when people were creating massive empires and new types of written text? Think again, say a group of scientists led by UNLV disproves a theory gaining ground among scientists.