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Rep. George Santos says he won’t serve on House committees while

Embattled Republican Rep. George Santos will not serve on the two House committees to which he was assigned until a slew of investigations into his campaign and personal finances have concluded, he said in a statement Tuesday. The freshman lawmaker said he asked House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., to temporarily recuse him from the committees […]

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US

Letters to the Editor — The metaverse, Rep. Keith Self, McKinney

Say yes to reality Re: “Is the metaverse really a better option? Reality is imperfect and complex, yes, but it’s where our humanity lies,” by Gene Edward Veith, Thursday Opinion. Because, for whatever reason, I read a newspaper from back to front, I was introduced to and intrigued by this op-ed about the metaverse craze. […]

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Pets

Rep. Valdez bill tells rental owners they can’t charge a pet

DENVER — Denver Democrat Rep. Alex Valdez has introduced a bill in the Colorado legislature that would strip all residential rental-property owners of their ability to charge extra damage deposits or increased rent to tenants who wish to own pets, while forcing some to allow all pets regardless of size or breed. House Bill 23-1068 […]

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Pets

Rep seeks to ban pets from driver’s laps

Rep seeks to ban pets from driver’s laps Conway Daily Sun Source link

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Health

Rep. George Santos’ claim mother escaped South Tower on 9/11

NEW YORK — With Rep. George Santos under scrutiny, some politicians are eyeing his seat in Congress in the event of a special election.  The Republican congressman wasn’t in his office this week, but CBS2 found out he spent time Friday at a Hindu temple in New Hyde Park. Santos posted photos on Twitter.  “Mr. George Santos walks […]

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Sports

Bills’ Hamlin faces long recovery after on-field collapse, rep

Hamlin was released from a Buffalo hospital more than a week after he went into cardiac arrest and had to be resuscitated during a game. ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Remarkable as Damar Hamlin’s recovery has been, the Buffalo Bills safety still faces a lengthy rehabilitation some three weeks after going into cardiac arrest and needing […]

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Entertainment

Nasdaq eyes higher open on Netflix boost

Netflix co-founder Hastings steps down as CEO Google parent Alphabet to lay off 12,000 workers SLB up after beating Q4 profit estimates Futures mixed: Nasdaq up 0.68%, Dow down 0.03%, S&P up 0.23% Jan 20 (Reuters) – Nasdaq futures rose on Friday, after Netflix kicked off the earnings season for the growth sector on a […]

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Business

Rep. George Santos pushes back on ‘insane’ reports he took funds

Navigating a swirling torrent of scandals and calls for his resignation, embattled Republican Rep. George Santos pushed back Thursday on one of the most damning allegations against him: that he took thousands of dollars intended to fund a surgery for a veteran’s ailing dog. “The reports that I would let a dog die is shocking […]

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Business

Rep. George Santos denies taking money from GoFundMe for disabled

Rep. George Santos (R-NY) walks to a closed-door GOP caucus meeting at the U.S. Capitol January 10, 2023 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer | Getty Images Embattled Republican Rep. George Santos has denied allegations that he took off with thousands of dollars he helped raise for a disabled veteran seeking a lifesaving surgery for his […]

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Travel

Matthew Tkachuk makes All-Star Game, excited to rep South Florida

Matthew Tkachuk had much bigger goals than just making some NHL All-Star Games when he joined the Florida Panthers back in the offseason. Making his first one — especially with it being in Sunrise this year — isn’t a bad way to start, though. With 47 points in his first 36 games as a Panther, […]