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Biden Fauci Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks with reporters in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) (Alex BrandonSTF)

Trump's virus adviser says some saw it as 'hoax'

Dr. Deborah Birx says when she was coordinator of President Donald Trump’s coronavirus task force, she had to grapple with COVID-19...

January 24, 2021 2:10 pm

Concealed Carry Bills FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2020, file photo, Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee talks with reporters in Nashville, Tenn. Gov. Lee has backed the idea of allowing most adults 21 and older to carry firearms, concealed or openly, without first having to get a license that currently requires a background check and training. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File) (Mark Humphrey
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States eye allowing concealed carry of guns without a permit

Republican lawmakers in several more states want to loosen gun restrictions by allowing people to carry concealed firearms without having...

January 24, 2021 11:40 am

Northwest Storm Missing Woman FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021 file photo, Search and rescue crews use metal rods to poke through the mud as they continue to search for a missing woman whose car was swept away by a landslide Wednesday in the Dodson area of the Columbia River Gorge, in Oregon. (Brooke Herbert/The Oregonian via AP, File) (Brooke Herbert
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Crews recover body of Oregon woman swept away in mudslide

Sheriff's deputies and firefighters on Saturday recovered the body of an Oregon woman whose vehicle was swept away in a deep mudslide...

January 24, 2021 10:30 am

Senate Georgia John Lewis FILE - This June 16, 2010 file photo, Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., participates in a ceremony to unveil two plaques recognizing the contributions of enslaved African Americans in the construction of the United States Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) (Carolyn Kaster
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New Georgia senators carry John Lewis' influence with them

Six months after his death, the late civil rights leader and longtime Georgia congressman John Lewis will retain a palpable influence in...

January 24, 2021 10:30 am