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South Dakota lawmakers advance Medicaid work requirement 01/30/2023 06:50pm • SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) South Dakota Republican lawmakers on Monday advanced a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow the state to try and force people on Medicaid to work despite federal policy prohibiting such requirements. The proposal would change the state constitution and would UN: Taliban ban on women aid workers is potential death blow 01/30/2023 05:49pm • UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Monday that the Taliban's ban on women aid workers in Afghanistan is a potential death blow to many important humanitarian programs. If the Taliban dont make exceptions to their edict this would be catastrophic, Martin Griffit Editorial Roundup: United States 01/30/2023 05:30pm • Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: Jan. 29 The Washington Post on violent policing No decent citizen could fail to be appalled by the video, released Friday, showing Memphis police officers beating a 29-year-old Black man, Tyre Nichols, so badly on Jan. 7 that he died t Cleveland drummer, baseball fixture John Adams dies at 71 01/30/2023 02:32pm • CLEVELAND (AP) John Adams barely missed a game and never the beat for nearly 50 years. A dedicated baseball fan, Adams became a Cleveland sports fixture while pounding away in the cheap seats during games to rally his beloved home team. Adams, who spent five decades drumming from the bleachers a Russian embassy says North Korea lifted lockdown in capital Russian embassy says North Korea lifted lockdown in capital 01/30/2023 05:52am • SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Russias embassy in North Korea says the country has eased stringent epidemic controls in capital Pyongyang that were placed during the past five days to slow the spread of respiratory illnesses. North Korea has not officially acknowledged a lockdown in Pyongyang or a 'Dont be numb to this': Battling despair over gun deaths 01/29/2023 03:00pm • BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Increasingly it feels like America is at war with itself. In New Orleans, just days into the new year, a 14-year-old girl was shot to death, along with her father and uncle. A few days after, in a Virginia classroom, a 6-year-old boy pulled out a gun and shot his first-grade t Online system to seek asylum in US is quickly overwhelmed Online system to seek asylum in US is quickly overwhelmed 01/28/2023 07:48am • TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) Hours before sunrise, migrants at one of Mexicos largest shelters wake up and go online, hoping to secure an appointment to try to seek asylum in the U.S. The daily ritual resembles a race for concert tickets when online sales begin for a major act, as about 100 people gl SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Warren is 5th justice with Navy ship SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Warren is 5th justice with Navy ship 01/27/2023 05:53am • WASHINGTON (AP) Former Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren's name is on the U.S. Navy's newest fuel ship. Justice Elena Kagan smashed a champagne bottle against its hull in a shipyard ceremony in San Diego last weekend. Two other justices soon will join Warren, who in 1954 wrote the Brown v 'When does this stop?' For 2023, an alarmingly bloody start 'When does this stop?' For 2023, an alarmingly bloody start 01/24/2023 08:38pm • In a country with more guns than people and one emerging from three years of isolation, stress and infighting amid the pandemic Americans are beginning 2023 with a steady barrage of mass slaughter. Eleven people killed as they welcomed the Lunar New Year at a dance hall popular with older As What International Students Should Know About Online U.S. Universities 01/24/2023 07:00pm • While an online university may not be for everyone, there are benefits to choosing this path, such as flexibility and convenience. For many prospective international students, deciding to attend a U.S.-based online university is the first step in the path toward completing an undergraduate or gradua New FDA guidelines would reduce — but not eliminate — lead in baby food New FDA guidelines would reduce but not eliminate lead in baby food 01/24/2023 06:09pm • ▶ Watch Video: FDA proposes limits for lead in baby food The Food and Drug Administration released draft guidelines Tuesday that detail the maximum amount of lead that can be found in baby food products, and is part of the organization's Closer to Zero initiative aiming to reduce child What to Consider Before Paying for an Online Degree 01/23/2023 07:00pm • Enrolling in an online degree program not only allows for more flexibility, but it can also be more cost effective than attending college as a residential student. Programs often have varying credit requirements, added fees and required travel -- in some circumstances -- so it's important for studen South Dakota tribe: Storm deaths 'could have been prevented' South Dakota tribe: Storm deaths 'could have been prevented' 01/23/2023 02:37pm • Honor Beauvais every breath was a battle as a snowstorm battered the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in South Dakota. The asthmatic 12-year-old's worried aunt and uncle begged for help clearing a path to their cattle ranch near the community of Two Strike as his condition worsened, his fragile lungs fi AP sources: Biden to pick Zients as his next chief of staff AP sources: Biden to pick Zients as his next chief of staff 01/22/2023 07:39pm • WASHINGTON (AP) President Joe Biden is expected to name Jeff Zients, who ran the administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic at the start of Biden's term, as his next chief of staff, according to two people familiar with the matter. Biden's current top aide, Ron Klain, is preparing to le UN says Taliban divided on appeal to restore women's rights 01/20/2023 07:01pm • UNITED NATIONS (AP) A delegation led by the highest-ranking woman at the United Nations urged the Taliban during a four-day visit to Afghanistan that ended Friday to reverse their crackdown on women and girls. Some Taliban officials were more open to restoring womens rights but others were cl
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