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Texas doctor says he defied state’s near-total abortion ban

Fitness & Health: DALLAS — A San Antonio doctor who said he performed an abortion in defiance of a new…

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Billionaire Peter Thiel could be forced to pull $5 billion from his retirement account, if House bill passes

Today News || Billionaire Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and chairman of Palantir Technologies, during a news conference in Tokyo, Japan,…

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EXPLAINER: The Texas abortion law’s swift impact, and future

Fitness & Health: AUSTIN, Texas — A federal judge in October will hear the Biden administration’s efforts to block Texas’…

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House Democrats’ tax plan would increase marriage penalty for wealthy couples

Today News || The tax package House Democrats unveiled this week would increase the so-called marriage penalty for wealthy couples.…

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Portland scraps Texas boycott, allocates abortion funds

Fitness & Health: The City Council in Portland, Oregon, has scrapped a plan to boycott Texas businesses because of a…

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House panel rejects drug pricing plan in setback to Biden

Today News || WASHINGTON — A House committee dealt an ominous if symbolic blow Wednesday to President Joe Biden’s huge…

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House Democrats’ capital gains tax proposal is better for the super rich than Biden plan

Today News || NICHOLAS KAMM | AFP | Getty Images The uber rich may be cheering House Democrats’ proposed tax…

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Most states have cut back public health powers amid pandemic

Fitness & Health: Republican legislators in more than half of U.S. states, spurred on by voters angry about lockdowns and…

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UN urges moratorium on use of AI that imperils human rights

Today News || The U.N. human rights chief is calling for a moratorium on the use of artificial intelligence technology…

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Democrats try delicate tax maneuvers for $3.5 trillion bill

Today News || WASHINGTON — House Democrats on Tuesday began the serious work of trying to implement President Joe Biden’s…

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