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Ron DeSantis plans Florida paramilitary force outside federal control
‘No governor should have his own handpicked secret police,’ says former Republican governor Charlie Crist

Oliver Milman

03, Dec, 2021 @3:29 PM

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Energy companies accused of bid rigging and racketeering in US lawsuit
Court complaint outlines scheme to generate millions in wasteful equipment expenditures in New York, Connecticut and Maine

Lindsay Fendt for Searchlight New Mexico

03, Dec, 2021 @1:19 PM

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Funding bill to avoid US shutdown wins Senate support after vaccine standoff
Bill gained enough Senate votes late on Thursday after failed bid to defund vaccine mandate

Maanvi Singh and Adam Gabbatt and agencies

03, Dec, 2021 @12:51 PM

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Biden plans to get booster shots to 100m Americans | First Thing
President lays out plan for winter months amid Omicron arrival in US; plus George Clooney on turning down $35m for a day’s work

Nicola Slawson

03, Dec, 2021 @10:46 AM

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US lags in electric vehicle sales despite Biden administration’s push
Electric cars will make up just 4% of American sales in 2021, compared with 9% in China and 14% in Europe

Oliver Milman

03, Dec, 2021 @10:00 AM

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‘Enemy combatant’ held at Guantánamo petitions for release because war is over
Abu Zubaydah has been held without charge for nearly 20 years accused of offences in Afghanistan – a conflict Biden says had ended

Ed Pilkington in New York

03, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Voting rights advocates frustrated by ‘same-old, same-old’ meeting with White House
Participants lament apparent lack of strategy from Biden to address filibuster and get voting rights bills passed

Sam Levine in New York

03, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Sidney Powell filed false incorporation papers for non-profit, grand jury finds
Trump’s lawyer falsely claimed two men as fellow directors of Defending the Republic in an apparent effort to attract donors

Murray Waas

03, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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New York health officials report at least five cases of Omicron variant
Officials say positive tests suggest variant is undergoing ‘community spread’ in the city but say there’s no cause for alarm

Guardian staff and agencies

03, Dec, 2021 @1:16 AM

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House votes to fund government amid shutdown threats by Senate Republicans – as it happened
House leaders settle on stopgap measure to extend funding until mid-February – follow all the latest news

Maanvi Singh (now) and Lauren Aratani (earlier)

03, Dec, 2021 @1:04 AM

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Ghislaine Maxwell warned Epstein’s house manager not to ‘look at his eyes’, court hears
Juan Alessi was told he should speak to his boss only when spoken to and should look away when addressing him

Victoria Bekiempis in New York

03, Dec, 2021 @12:34 AM

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Late-season wildfire rips through Montana farming town
Dozens of homes and four historic grain elevators burned as fire agencies continue to battle wind-driven blaze

Guardian staff and agencies

02, Dec, 2021 @11:58 PM

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