Secretary of State Blinken postpones China trip, after discovery of Chinese balloon over US, report

Secretary of State Blinken on Friday postpones his diplomatic trip this weekend China trip, following the discovery of Chinese balloon over the western United States.

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US economy added 517,000 new jobs in January, nearly three times number forecasted

The jobless rate is being closely watched amid high inflation, a slowdown in the U.S. economy’s technology sector and concerns about a recession.

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After being cleared of homicide charges, Marines face no penalty for drinking

The jury of eight Marines found them not guilty this week during a trial at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina

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Parents of Pakistani student allege bullying of son at State Dept-sponsored school led to suicide

The school allowed mistreatment of the student because his father submitted a complaint about its treatment of locals to the U.S. ambassador to Pakistan, the parents allege in lawsuit.

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COVID aid fraud watchdogs on Hill: End ‘self-certification’ for funds, tap data to curb aid to dead

Chairman of Pandemic Response Accountability Committee and a top GAO official testified federal agencies should have been better equipped to vet eligibility claims of applicants seeking COVID relief aid than they were, based on massive fraud estimates.

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Air Force sounds alarm about Chinese land buy on doorstep of key air, space base in North Dakota

Fufeng Group’s purchase of 370 acres of land to build corn factory 12 miles from Grand Forks Air Force Base is “a significant threat to national security” in both near and long term, assistant secretary of the Air Force warned in letters to host state senators.

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Long COVID hotbed? CDC jeered for non-peer-reviewed study of pricey university near White House

Agency’s in-house journal says George Washington University has 36% long COVID rate due to symptoms including sadness, anxiety. Independent research finds significant association with preexisting psych disorders.

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McCarthy preps bipartisan team of lawmakers to draft new code of conduct

McCarthy won over several initial Republican opponents in time to boot Omar from the committee with promises to reform the process for booting lawmakers from committees.

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