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Ohio lawmaker who asked racist question about Black hygiene tapped to lead state health panel

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Washington A GOP Ohio lawmaker who asked a racist question last year about whether "the colored population" was contracting Covid-19 at higher rates because of poor hygiene has been tapped to lead the state Senate's ...

Biden to nominate Gary Gensler for SEC commissioner, Rohit Chopra to lead Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate Gary Gensler to serve as the commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission and Rohit Chopra to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a source famil...

‘Batwoman’ gets a new lead, but Season 2 looks like the same flawed show

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After a first season that never quite got off the ground creatively, "Batwoman" announced that original star Ruby Rose would be leaving but that the series would hang around without her. The contortions necessary to...

Biden to nominate ex-UN Ambassador Samantha Power to lead US humanitarian aid agency

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Washington President-elect Joe Biden intends to nominate former US diplomat and longtime human rights advocate Samantha Power to lead the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the nation's prima...

Biden to nominate William Burns as CIA director, turning to a longtime diplomat to lead agency in post-Trump era

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President-elect Joe Biden on Monday will nominate William Burns as director of the Central Intelligence Agency, CNN has learned, tapping a respected veteran American diplomat who has served in posts around the world...

Biden poised to tap Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo to lead Commerce Department

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President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo as commerce secretary, two people familiar with the matter say, in a round of Cabinet positions that could be announced on Friday. Th...

Former Atlanta police chief to lead Louisville Metro Police Department in the wake of Breonna Taylor shooting death

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Former Atlanta police chief Erika Shields, who stepped down after an officer shot and killed a man following a struggle in a Wendy's parking lot, will now lead the Louisville Metro Police Department, which is still ...

Gerry Marsden, lead singer of Gerry and the Pacemakers, dies at 78

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Gerry Marsden, lead singer of the 1960s British rock band Gerry and the Pacemakers, has died of a heart infection at 78, his friend and radio broadcaster Pete Price announced Sunday. "It's with a very heavy heart ...

Pope Francis will not lead NYE masses due to sciatic pain

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Rome Pope Francis will not lead the Vatican's New Year's Eve and New Year's Day celebrations due to sciatic pain, the Vatican said in a statement on Thursday. It was the first time in years that Francis, who turned 8...

CEO of Howard University Hospital got the Covid-19 vaccine to encourage staff to follow her lead

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When Anita Jenkins sat down to receive the Covid-19 vaccine, she was sending a clear message to her staff. The CEO of Howard University Hospital, a major health care provider for the African American community in Wa...

Biden poised to nominate Granholm to lead Department of Energy

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President-elect Joe Biden is poised to tap former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm to lead the Department of Energy, two people familiar with the matter say, inviting a longtime adviser who played a critical role in ...

Biden to tap Susan Rice to lead White House Domestic Policy Council

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President-elect Joe Biden is expected to tap Susan Rice, the former national security adviser during the Obama administration, to lead the White House Domestic Policy Council, two sources familiar told CNN. Politico...

Biden to tap Denis McDonough to lead VA, turning to another longtime Obama adviser

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President-elect Joe Biden is poised to tap Denis McDonough to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, a person familiar with the decision says, adding the longtime chief of staff to former President Barack Obama to...

Fauci wants people to know that one of lead scientists who developed the Covid-19 vaccine is a Black woman

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Dr. Anthony Fauci is urging Black Americans hesitant to take the Covid-19 vaccine to trust the process -- in part because one of the scientists at the forefront of the vaccine's development is a Black woman. The nat...

Patients hospitalized with mystery illness in India have excessive nickel and lead in blood, officials say

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New Delhi Health officials in India have found excessive amounts of lead and nickel in blood samples taken from patients who have been hospitalized in Andhra Pradesh, officials investigating the cases said Tuesday. M...

Biden expected to nominate Xavier Becerra to lead Health and Human Services

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President-elect Joe Biden is poised to nominate California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to lead the Department of Health and Human Services, a Biden transition official tells CNN. Becerra, a former member of Cong...

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