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March for Life eyes Congress for post-Roe abortion limits March for Life eyes Congress for post-Roe abortion limits 01/20/2023 05:46pm • WASHINGTON (AP) A half century after Roe v. Wade, March for Life supporters on Friday celebrated the Supreme Court's dismantling of that constitutional right to abortion and heralded the political struggle set loose by the court's decision. President Joe Biden pledged to do all in his limited po NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week 01/20/2023 11:33am • A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ Temperature graph misrepresented to deny climate Lunar New Year 2023: Ways to celebrate in the DC region Lunar New Year 2023: Ways to celebrate in the DC region 01/20/2023 10:18am • The Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, is one of the most important and most celebrated holidays in China and many parts of Asia and the D.C. region will be celebrating it in many ways. Penny Lee, public relations officer for the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of Washington, D.C Today in History: JAN 20, Inauguration Day (every 4 years) 01/20/2023 12:00am • Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2023. There are 345 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: In 1937, President Franklin D. Roosevelt became the first chief executive to be inaugurated on Jan. 20 instead of March 4. On this date: In 1801, Secretary of State J New Mexico shootings follow two years of election assaults New Mexico shootings follow two years of election assaults 01/18/2023 05:14pm • Two years since the attack on the U.S. Capitol, a series of drive-by shootings targeting Democrats in New Mexico is a violent reminder that the false claims about a stolen election persist in posing a danger to public officials and the countrys democratic institutions. While no one was hurt in th Israeli high court: Netanyahu must fire key Cabinet ally Israeli high court: Netanyahu must fire key Cabinet ally 01/18/2023 03:11pm • JERUSALEM (AP) Israels Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu must fire a key ally from the countrys new Cabinet, presenting the Israeli leader with a potential coalition crisis and deepening a rift over the power of the courts. Ten of 11 judges on the high co Live updates | World Economic Forum gathering in Davos Live updates | World Economic Forum gathering in Davos 01/18/2023 03:09pm • DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) The Latest on the World Economic Forum gathering in Davos, Switzerland: Colombia President Gustavo Petro described U.S.-led efforts to fight drug trafficking as an absolute failure during a panel with Latin American political leaders at the World Economic Forum gath Judge orders release of video of inmate who mutilated self 01/18/2023 02:53pm • NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A Tennessee judge has ruled that video detailing the treatment of a death row inmate who cut off his penis while on suicide watch must be made public. Henry Hodges, who was sentenced to death for the 1990 killing of a telephone repairman, filed a lawsuit last October accusi US divided over Roe's repeal as abortion foes gird for march US divided over Roe's repeal as abortion foes gird for march 01/18/2023 12:52pm • Anti-abortion activists will have multiple reasons to celebrate and some reasons for unease when they gather Friday in Washington for the annual March for Life. The march, which includes a rally drawing abortion opponents from across the nation, has been held annually since January 1974 Israel kills Palestinian militant after West Bank shooting 01/17/2023 01:09pm • JERUSALEM (AP) Israeli forces shot and killed a Palestinian militant in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, the latest in a bout of surging violence between Israelis and Palestinians. The Palestinian Health Ministry said the 40-year-old man, identified as Hamdi Shaker Abdullah Abu Dayyah, was sh Veterans in suicidal crisis eligible for free mental health care Veterans in suicidal crisis eligible for free mental health care 01/17/2023 11:29am • Veterans experiencing a suicidal crisis will have access to free emergency health care starting Tuesday. Under a new policy from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, veterans can go to any VA facility or private facility to get free treatment. Veterans can also be reimbursed for up to 30 days Md. Gov.-elect Moore nominates 6 department heads, including secretary of the Department of Health Md. Gov.-elect Moore nominates 6 department heads, including secretary of the Department of Health 01/13/2023 09:00am • This content was republished with permission from WTOPs news partners at Maryland Matters. Sign up for Maryland Matters free email subscription today. Maryland Gov.-elect Wes Moore (D) named six more department heads to his cabinet Thursday, with an eye toward making it the most diverse col US launches online system to seek asylum on Mexican border US launches online system to seek asylum on Mexican border 01/12/2023 10:20pm • SAN DIEGO (AP) The Biden administration on Thursday launched an online appointment system as the only way for migrants to get exceptions from pandemic-era limits on asylum the U.S. government's latest major step in eight days to overhaul border enforcement. U.S. Customs and Border Protection Opening Day in Annapolis: ‘It’s great to get back to some semblance of normalcy’ Opening Day in Annapolis: Its great to get back to some semblance of normalcy 01/12/2023 08:05am • This content was republished with permission from WTOPs news partners at Maryland Matters. Sign up for Maryland Matters free email subscription today. The 445th session of the Maryland General Assembly kicked off with the usual pomp and fanfare Wednesday, magnified by the expectations that Today in History: JAN 12, Berry Gordy Jr. founded Motown 01/12/2023 12:00am • Today in History Today is Thursday, Jan. 12, the 12th day of 2023. There are 353 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On Jan. 12, 1959, Berry Gordy Jr. founded Motown Records (originally Tamla Records) in Detroit. On this date: In 1828, the United States and Mexico signed a Treaty
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