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Mass reports 33 new deaths related to coronavirus, 868 new cases

“If we can now limit contact from person to person, we can slow the spread and get back to work as soon and as safely as we can,” Baker said during an afternoon briefing. “People should stay home,” he said, adding that an up-to-date list of key companies includes chiropractors, opticians and expanded categories of workers providing disinfectants and sanitation …

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15 percent of NYPD sick during the coronavirus crisis: Dermot Shea

More than 15 percent of NYPD – or about 5,600 officials – are sick with the coronavirus pandemic, NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea said Tuesday. Nearly 1,200 officials and other department workers have now tested positive for the potentially fatal error, Shea said during a Q&A session that streamed live from police headquarters via Twitter. The city’s highest police officer noted …

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Problem in F.B.I. Wiretap applications go beyond Trump Aide Surveillance, Review Finds

WASHINGTON – An inspector general revealed pervasive problems in the FBI’s preparation for interception applications, according to a memo released on Tuesday about an audit that emerged from a condemning report last year on errors and omissions in applications to address a former Trump campaign. campaign adviser during Russia’s investigation. The follow-up audit of independent cases by the Justice Ministry’s …

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A woman accuses Joe Biden of sexual abuse, and all hell breaks loose online. Here’s what we know

Last week podcasts Katie Halper, an avid fan of presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, released a section of her podcast containing a shocking indictment: In an interview, Alexandra Tara Reade, who briefly worked for former Vice President Joe Biden while in the US Senate, said that Biden had sexually assaulted her in 1993, pinned her up against a wall and …

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The Justice Department’s audit finds widespread flaws in FBI surveillance applications

The systemic failures of the FBI’s FISA process will surely animate allies of President Donald Trump who have argued that the surveillance tool was armed against the 2016 presidential campaign. systemic sloppy than sinister intentions. For each of the 29 applications, Horowitz’s team examined whether the “Woods procedures” to motivate an application were followed correctly. “We do not have confidence …

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The Trump administration rolls back fuel efficiency standards

But it is a move that will have major environmental consequences and weaken former President Barack Obama’s efforts to combat the climate crisis. The final rule, drawn up by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Ministry of Transport, was revealed on Tuesday. The rule requires that the fuel economy and emission standards should increase by 1.5% per year, rather than …

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Pelosi says the United States needs to move to vote by post, targeting Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Tuesday that America must go against a “postal vote” system to give citizens a safe way to elect their legislators while the deadly corona virus makes it dangerous to gather. “As for the election, I think we will probably move to vote by mail,” Pelosi said in an interview on MSNBC. “That’s why we …

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