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LA teacher hangs 'F*** the police,' 'F*** AmeriKKKa' posters in high school classroom — parent blasts display as taxpayer-funded 'brainwashing'

A parent with a student at Alexander Hamilton High School in Los Angeles, California, recently sounded the alarm about several vulgar, left-wing political posters on display in one of the student's classrooms that denigrate police and condemn America as r

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Rare US Constitution copy up for auction at Sotheby's

A very special birth certificate will be auctioned off later this year — a rare copy of the U.S. Constitution

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NYC Restaurant Host Attacked Over Vaccine Status Request

Police say a host at a popular New York City restaurant was assaulted by three women from Texas after she asked for proof they had been vaccinated against COVID-19.

Source: CPNET-works US News Feed | 17 Sep 2021 | 11:51 am CDT

President Joe Biden OKs sanctions against Ethiopian leaders over Tigray fighting

President Joe Biden signed an order Friday that authorizes economic sanctions against leaders in Ethiopia over the fighting in the Tigray region, where conflict has pushed Ethiopians to the brink of famine.

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Boeing to Build Navy Aircraft at MidAmerica, Invest $200M

Chicago-based aerospace giant Boeing Co. will invest $200 million to manufacture the U.S. Navy’s latest unmanned aircraft at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport.

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System outage grounds United flights briefly

United Airlines suffered a brief system outage and the Federal Aviation Administration issued a ground stop of less than an hour for all United flights

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Burrito restaurant’s entire staff quits, posts a sign in window complaining about pay, hours, and being unappreciated

The entire staff of Barberitos burrito restaurant in Georgia walked away from their jobs and posted a sign in the window that cited reasons for their quitting including low pay, long hours, and a "lack of appreciation." According to a report from Insider,

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Biden, world leaders try to hammer out next steps on climate

"We have to act and we have to act now."

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Inquest: Conflicting Accounts of How Young Black Man Died

Audio from an inquest into the shooting death of Derontae Martin offers widely conflicting accounts of how the young Black man died inside a rural Missouri home during a party in April.

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NYC restaurant hostess attacked over vaccine status request

Police say a hostess at a popular New York City restaurant was assaulted by three women from Texas after she asked for proof they had been vaccinated against COVID-19

Source: CPNET-works US News Feed | 17 Sep 2021 | 11:51 am CDT

Glenn Beck WARNS: The economy is changing and 'you are not going to recognize the American lifestyle'

The fall of Lehman Brothers in 2008 marked the largest bankruptcy filing in U.S. history and economic collapse was felt throughout the world. But now China's own version of Lehman Brothers, Evergrande, is teetering closer and closer to that edge, too. O

Source: CPNET-works US News Feed | 17 Sep 2021 | 11:51 am CDT

Boeing to build Navy aircraft at MidAmerica, invest $200M

Chicago-based aerospace giant Boeing Co. will invest $200 million to manufacture the U.S. Navy’s latest unmanned aircraft at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport

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Citi Diamond Preferred Card

Read U.S. News' 2021 review of the Citi Diamond Preferred Card. Learn about this credit card's best features, drawbacks and compare to other popular cards on the market.

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Watch live: President Joe Biden holds 2nd climate summit with aim of cutting emissions by 2030

President Joe Biden will lead a White House climate summit with other world leaders on Friday in an event aimed at increasing global cooperation against rapidly rising carbon emissions.

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'No one wants to work': Florida restaurant shuts location after workforce dwindles to 4

A long-standing Florida BBQ restaurant is closing its doors after the labor shortage left the business with just four workers. The owner of the Orlando-area restaurant, Bubbalou's Bodacious Bar-B-Que, said that "no one wants to work." What are the det

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2 charged with murder of N Ireland journalist Lyra McKee

Police have charged two men with the murder of Lyra McKee, a journalist shot dead as she covered rioting in Londonderry in 2019

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Horowitz: Heavily vaccinated state accounts for 65% of India’s COVID cases after rejecting ivermectin

The Indian state of Kerala has 3% of India's population, and 67% of its inhabitants have at least one vaccination. One would expect Kerala's COVID cases to be so low as to be invisible in a chart of India's very low overall cases. Yet this state of ju

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Ohio House Republican who voted to impeach Trump says he won't run for re-election

Ohio Rep. Anthony Gonzalez who voted to impeach Donald Trump as president following the Jan. 6 siege of the U.S. Capitol announced he will not run for re-election.

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Florida school district tightens mask policy because of chiropractor

A school district in Sarasota County, Florida, has tightened its mask policy after a chiropractor signed hundreds of medical exemption forms that allowed students to opt out of wearing masks in schools, officials said.

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FDA panel is first key test for Biden COVID-19 booster plan

Government advisers are debating whether to recommend extra doses of the Pfizer vaccine, a key step toward the Biden administration's plan to dispense COVID-19 booster shots to most Americans

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Biden admin sanctions 5 al-Qaida supporters in Turkey

The Biden administration has imposed sanctions against five supporters of al-Qaida in Turkey who have provided financial and travel assistance to the terrorist organization.

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After 14 named storms, 2 more in Atlantic could land in U.S. in coming days

Forecasters are monitoring two storm systems in the Atlantic basin -- and potentially a third -- that could ultimately take aim at the United States as a tropical storm or hurricane in the near future.

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Watch live: FDA to debate, vote on whether to recommend 3rd dose of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

U.S. regulators on Friday will hold a meeting to determine whether millions of Americans should receive a third dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, just days after scientists declined to take a position on the issue.

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What to expect as FDA advisory panel debates Pfizer COVID booster shots

The FDA's independent advisory committee will review data submitted by Pfizer and discuss whether a booster dose is safe for widespread use on Friday.

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What vaccines are already required to attend school in the US

There's a long history of vaccine mandates in U.S. schools.

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Officials: Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required to enter Seattle, King County indoor venues

Officials have announced that proof of full COVID-19 vaccination will be required starting the end of next month to enter indoor establishments and some outdoor venues in Seattle and King County.

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Grand jury indicts lawyer with ties to Clinton's presidential campaign

Special counsel John Durham has charged lawyer Michael Sussmann with lying to the FBI in 2016 concerning the investigation into links between Russia and the campaign of Donald Trump.

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UPI News Quiz: Vaccine mandates, Met Gala, potty-trained cows

Florida imposes fines for COVID-19 vaccine mandates, stars shine at the 2021 Met Gala, researchers potty train cows... how closely did you follow the headlines this week? Take the UPI News Quiz for Sept. 17, 2021.

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This state had highest vaccination rate. Now it's in a COVID-19 crisis.

In January, Alaska had the highest per capita vaccination rate in the nation. Now, hospitals are overwhelmed with COVID-19 patients.

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Cuba begins vaccinating children as young as 2

Sitting on her mother’s lap, 2-year-old Lucía looked at the illustrations in her book while around her several children watched the doctors in white coats and nurses with thermometers in amazement

Source: CPNET-works US News Feed | 17 Sep 2021 | 11:51 am CDT