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Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder testified for nearly 11 hours during a private deposition Thursday with members of the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Reform regarding his franchise’s workplace culture. Snyder testified voluntarily but did so under oath. His attorney had negotiated with the committee for nearly a month over how he would testify, […]

Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout is shown in custody in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2008. Bout was later extradited to the U.S. and convicted of conspiring to kill Americans. He’s serving a 25-year sentence, but he may be part of a prisoner swap the U.S. and Russia are trying to negotiate. Chumsak Kanoknan/Getty Images hide caption […]

Comment on this story Comment The northernmost city in the United States set a single-day rainfall record on Tuesday as a sprawling storm blasted Alaska, yet another recent precipitation record in a corner of the world uniquely gripped by climate change. The storm also sent powerful winds gusting across the Alaskan interior, with widespread tree […]

DENVER, July 28 (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Energy is planning up to a $165 million new investment in a geothermal power initiative that would utilize expertise from the oil and gas industry to unlock energy resources and move away from fossil fuels. Geothermal energy, which taps into heat within the earth, currently makes […]

Biden adviser Gene Sperling sees U.S. hope and resilience despite shrinking economy  NPR Source link

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday passed a $280 billion package to boost the semiconductor industry and scientific research in a bid to create more high-tech jobs in the United States and help it better compete with international rivals, namely China. Watch the debate in the player above. The House approved the bill by a solid margin of […]

Comment on this story Comment The House on Thursday voted to pass the $280 billion Chips and Science Act, a bill that would subsidize domestic semiconductor manufacturing and invest billions in science and technology innovation, in a bid to strengthen the United States’ competitiveness and self-reliance in what is seen as a keystone industry for […]

Biden: ‘Most significant legislation in history to tackle climate crisis’ Joe Biden hailed the Inflation Reduction Act as “the most significant legislation in history to tackle the climate crisis” in a White House address welcoming the wide-ranging legislative package. The president outlined the benefits to Americans during his remarks, which followed the surprise announcement of […]

Story Links Complete USA Lacrosse Release (7.28.22) SPARKS, Md. – After a successful tryout back in June, Mike Sisselberger of the Lehigh men’s lacrosse team was invited to participate in USA Lacrosse’s U.S. Men’s National Team Training . . .

Signage is seen at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) headquarters in Washington, D.C., U.S., August 29, 2020. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register July 28 (Reuters) – A U.S. regulator on Thursday fined U.S. Bancorp

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