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National Guardsmen in Washington, D.C. rest in U.S. Capitol building ahead of inauguration

United States National Guard troops were stationed in the District of Columbia ahead of president-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.         ...
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Graham says pardoning Capitol rioters 'would destroy' Trump; warns Schumer impeachment could impede 'healing'

Graham, who this month had criticized Trump over his demands to overturn his election loss, expressed more support for him Sunday ...
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Live politics updates: 'You're the most important figure in the Republican Party,' Graham tells Trump via Fox News

“You’re the most important figure in the Republican Party,” Sen. Lindsey Graham said, directly addressing the president during a Fox ...
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USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll: Americans, braced for violence at the inauguration, see democracy damaged after Trump

A new USA TODAY/Suffolk Poll finds President Trump’s standing has eroded since the U.S. Capitol riot. A majority predict violence ...
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Live politics updates: Biden to rejoin Paris climate deal, lift Muslim travel ban on day one

Biden’s transition team announced more than a dozen executive orders the incoming president plans to sign upon taking office.       ...
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A Biden presidency could bring a wave of policy shifts. Here are the ones you likely care about.

What changes will a Biden presidency bring to American politics and policy? Here’s a quick look at his priorities once ...
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'A vice president like no other:' Harris steps into VP role with unique strengths ​​​​​​​– and unique challenges

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in a few days will step into the West Wing, a heartbeat away from holding the ...
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Politics updates: 'Horrified' Loews won't host Hawley fundraiser; Biden outlines orders planned for first 10 days

“We are horrified and opposed to the events at the Capitol and all who supported and incited the actions,” the ...
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Live politics updates: 'Horrified' Loews won't host Hawley fundraiser; Rand Paul says, 'Tell Dr. Fauci to take a leap'

“We are horrified and opposed to the events at the Capitol and all who supported and incited the actions,” the ...
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Business

GitHub’s head of HR resigns in light of termination of Jewish employee

A GitHub internal investigation has revealed the company made “significant errors of judgment and procedure” in the firing of the Jewish employee who cautioned his ...
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Threat of inauguration violence casts a long shadow over social media

As the U.S. heads into one of the most perilous phases of American democracy since the Civil War, social media companies are scrambling to shore ...
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Stay gold, ‘Plaid for X’ startups

A failed acquisition usually triggers the same series of questions: What does this mean for early-stage startups in the sector? Will a chilling effect occur ...
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