Despite Biden vow, Afghanistan evacuees admitted to US underwent almost no vetting after interviews: report

Despite Biden vow, Afghanistan evacuees admitted to US underwent almost no vetting after interviews: report | Word

Only a small number of the Afghanistan evacuees who came to the U.S. following President Biden's decision earlier this year to withdraw U.S. troops from the country were vetted in addition to being screened, according to a memo drafted by Senate Republicans, a report said.

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LGBTQ advocates hope that polls showing broad support for paid parental leave will create momentum for legislative action.

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Nothing short of convicting Trump will disqualify him from running in 2024 — and claiming the mantle of the martyred hero while doing it.

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The longest-serving woman in House history could face her toughest election yet because of redistricting. She says she's running again for the Great Lakes — and to "help Joe as much as I can.”

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A new app pairs a smartphone with a test kit to detect Covid-19. It could match the accuracy of PCR tests, with a shorter turnaround time and lower cost.

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The prices of corn and soybeans have increased and demand is up for American exports.

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The University of Hong Kong covers up a pavement tribute, citing only routine maintenance.

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This year’s Winter Olympics come in the midst of widespread human rights abuses in China and a low point in Canada’s relations with the country.

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Joe Exotic from Netflix series Tiger King has been resentenced to 21 years in prison after a judge rejected his plea to be freed.

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Ashleigh Barty has made history by becoming the first Australian woman to win the year's first Grand Slam in 44 years.

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Ashleigh Barty of Australia has won the women's title at the Australian Open in Melbourne, defeating Danielle Collins of the United States in two sets, with the second set decided in a tiebreaker.

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Ten million people along the East Coast of the US are preparing for a powerful storm with the first blizzard warnings in the region in four years and thousands of flights cancelled.

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Surprise and shock; maximum lethal force; and objectives secured with speed - that is what could be expected if Russia's military launches a new invasion of Ukraine, according to a well-regarded defence and security expert.

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Like Cyrano, many of us are still trying to escape ourselves long enough to find true love in a cruel world.

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Amid fears of an escalation with Russia, mourners in Mariupol, Ukraine, gathered to remember the 30 people who were killed in 2015 when rockets believed to have been fired from separatist-controlled territory struck a neighborhood. The mourners told us they were resolved to defend their city.

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The “Freedom Convoy” began as a response to Covid vaccine requirements for some truckers, but its political aims have since broadened.

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The Islamic State may no longer be able to control territory, but it has shown in Syria and Iraq that it can still pull off opportunistic military operations.

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Master singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell said Friday that she is removing her music from Spotify, acting in unity with Neil Young who did the same in a protest over vaccine misinformation.

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The ecological disaster, linked to Tonga's tsunami, is said to be double the size first reported.

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North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, a former legislator and the state's longest-serving attorney general, died at age 68, his office announced Friday, just hours after he was taken to a hospital.

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From the border, it’s a fast 140 miles down a newly paved highway to Kyiv, the Ukrainian capital, but only a few troops stand guard.

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A fire that damaged the home of two California politicians earlier this month was purposefully set, authorities said Friday.

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Five people have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a Texas corporal in Houston last weekend, officials announced Friday.

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A federal judge on Thursday refused a bid by Netflix to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a former Soviet chess member who sued the streaming giant over a line in

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Mr Rittenhouse wants the assault rifle destroyed to stop it becoming a political symbol, his spokesman says.

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"Real Time" host Bill Maher closed his show Friday night by slamming the left's silence on what he called the "goofy s---" that is making Democrats look bad.

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Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin – known for praising "hockey moms" – received a timely assist this week from a former hockey star, ex-NHL player Ron Duguay.

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As Prince Andrew faces the prospect of a trial in a very public civil lawsuit for sexual abuse later this year, the British royal has given up his membership at the historic Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews in Scotland.

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Bette Midler bit back at West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice on Friday, a day after he held up his dog’s rear end and said she could kiss its "hiney" following his State of the State speech.

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A deadly mistaken ambush by soldiers seeking rebels in the country’s northeast has renewed attention on a special powers act that residents say perpetuates fear and harassment.

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Two additional suspects have been arrested in Texas, accused of aiding Oscar Rosales, the prime suspect in last Sunday’s shooting death of a corporal with the Harris County constable’s office, according to police.

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President Joe Biden is considering Judge J.

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Greg Gutfeld condemned Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for not backing his country's truckers against COVID mandates Friday on "Gutfeld!"

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Boris Johnson will step up his presence in the Russia-Ukraine crisis by holding a call with Russian President Vladimir Putin and visiting the region "in the coming days".

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Tucker Carlson reacts to mainstream media's criticism of those who don't support going to war with Russia.

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Sean Hannity sounded the alarm on anti-police violence in his opening monologue Friday.

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Top US General Mark Milley says the build-up of Russian troops is the largest since the Cold War.

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In hiring Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll on Friday, co-owners John Mara and Steve Tisch got someone who Schoen has worked with well the last four years in Buffalo.

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Charges have been filed on two additional individuals related to the fatal shooting of a Texas corporal during a traffic stop in Houston on Sunday.

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President Biden paid a visit to Pittsburgh on Friday, and shortly before he arrived, a bridge over a Frick Park ravine collapsed.

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The Grammy-winning duo is set to perform their latest single “High” for the first time ever in a live venue capacity.

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Jesse Watters analyzed President Biden's immigration policy in Friday's opening monologue of "Jesse Watters Primetime."

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Packing hurricane-force winds, the storm has triggered the region's first blizzard warnings since 2018.

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Authorities in New Mexico and Southern California rescued two hikers after one was injured on a mountain and the other went missing for three days.

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The move comes shortly after an appeals court ruled that the map violated the Voting Rights Act of 1965.

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The White House confirmed on Friday that South Carolina District Court Judge Michelle Childs is being considered as a replacement to retiring Justice Stephen Breyer on the United States Supreme Court.

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The California State University Board of Trustees took a step towards permanently dropping a requirement for school applicants to take the ACT or SAT.

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