January 23, 2021

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Arizona Republicans censure Cindy McCain, GOP governor

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Associated Press PHOENIX — Arizona Republicans voted Saturday to censure Cindy McCain and two prominent GOP officials who have found themselves crosswise with former President Donald Trump. The censures of Sen. John McCain’s widow, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Gov. Doug Ducey are merely symbolic. But they show the party’s […]

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Arizona Republicans censure Cindy McCain, GOP governor

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Associated Press PHOENIX — Arizona Republicans voted Saturday to censure Cindy McCain and two prominent GOP officials who have found themselves crosswise with former President Donald Trump. The censures of Sen. John McCain’s widow, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Gov. Doug Ducey are merely symbolic. But they show the party’s […]

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Arizona Republicans censure Cindy McCain, GOP governor

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Associated Press PHOENIX — Arizona Republicans voted Saturday to censure Cindy McCain and two prominent GOP officials who have found themselves crosswise with former President Donald Trump. The censures of Sen. John McCain’s widow, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Gov. Doug Ducey are merely symbolic. But they show the party’s […]

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Kurtenbach: The 49ers can’t miss out on Matthew Stafford

Matt Stafford would represent an immediate upgrade at the quarterback position for the 49ers, so Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch should be all-in on bringing him to the Bay. According to NFL Network and ESPN, Stafford and the Detroit Lions have agreed to part ways before the start of the 2021 season. The Lions are […]

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The Latest: N.Y. seniors, churches to get vaccine prep kits

By The Associated Press NEW YORK — New York will be sending more vaccination preparation kits to senior housing complexes and churches in an effort to ensure fairness in vaccine distributions, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday. The kits include syringes, vials, room dividers, privacy curtains, cleaning supplies, personal protective gear and other items. They also […]

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Dogs help Concord police make guns, drugs, fireworks haul

Concord police announced Saturday that after a months-long investigation and search warrants served in Concord and Pleasant Hill, its special enforcement team this week seized 14 guns, thousands of rounds of ammunition, body armor, two pounds of suspected cocaine, six pounds of suspected methamphetamine, $12,000 in cash and “an absurd amount of fireworks.” Concord Police […]

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Texas case against Biden hinges on legality of last-minute deal

By Erik Larson | Bloomberg NEW YORK — The Department of Homeland Security, 12 days before President Joe Biden was sworn in, struck a “binding” deal with Texas agreeing to consult with the state for 180 days before making changes to immigration policy, effectively tying the hands of the new administration. That Jan. 8 accord […]

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