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Samuel Little, America’s most prolific serial killer, acted as ‘kindly grandpa’ until ‘monster’ came out: doc – (Fox News)
Samuel Little, America’s most prolific serial killer with nearly 60 confirmed victims, died in late 2020 at age 80.

Biden resists calls to give hard-hit states more vaccines than others | TheHill – (The Hill)
The Biden administration is resisting calls to alter its strategy for vaccine distribution as COV...

'He says the quiet part out loud': Borger reacts to GOP election official's remark - CNN Video – (CNN)
CNN's Gloria Borger discusses a recent comment from Mississippi Secretary of State Michael Watson about registering college students to vote.

Alibaba: Chinese regulator slaps huge fine on tech giant – (BBC News)
The e-commerce company Alibaba Group is fined $2.75bn for violating anti-monopoly rules.

Iran unveils new centrifuges, civilian nuclear ‘achievements’ – (Al Jazeera English)
Iran says products from its cascades will have civilian uses, bashes Western powers for suggesting otherwise.

10 Myanmar police killed in attack by ethnic armies: Reports – (Al Jazeera English)
Fighters from an alliance of rebel groups reportedly attack a police station in new escalation after the military coup.

Delaware trooper connects with young boy over love of basketball – (Fox News)
Joshua Morris joins 'Fox News @ Night' to share the heartwarming story and discuss importance of community relationships

Trump looms large over GOP donor retreat in Florida | TheHill – (The Hill)
Former President Trump is set to speak to major Republican Party donors this weekend amid an internal party debate around the sway he holds over the party's financing.

Tucker Carlson: Disagree with AOC? You might want to start looking over your shoulder – (Fox News)
'Tucker Carlson Tonight' host Tucker Carlson reacts to reports that police were sent to a podcaster's house after he criticized AOC on social media

Ted Cruz mocks John Boehner's 'drunken, bloviated scorn' – (Fox News)
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz on Friday mockingly said he wears former House Speaker John Boehner’s "drunken, bloviated scorn" proudly after Boehner’s latest cutting remark about the Texas Republican.

The Latest: Pope praises Prince Philip's devotion to family – (Associated Press)
Events and reaction from around the world to mark the death of Prince Philip at age 99:VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has offered Queen Elizabeth II “heartfelt condolences” for the loss of her...

EXPLAINER: What is behind the latest unrest in N Ireland? – (Associated Press)
LONDON (AP) — Young people have hurled bricks, fireworks and gasoline bombs at police and set hijacked cars and a bus on fire during a week of violence on the streets of Northern Ireland. Police...

Supreme Court rules against California's limits on in-home religious gatherings – (Fox News)
The U.S. Supreme Court in a divided decision late Friday ruled in favor of lifting restrictions on in-home religious gatherings, overturning a lower court ruling that upheld Gov. Gavin Newsom’s limits on people from different homes.

Stalled at first jab: Vaccine shortages hit poor countries – (Associated Press)
LONDON (AP) — As many as 60 countries, including some of the world’s poorest, might be stalled at the first shots of their coronavirus vaccinations because nearly all deliveries through the global...

Bill Maher blasts cancel culture turned 'summary execution': 'What happened to just accepting the apology?' – (Fox News)
"Real Time" host Bill Maher refueled his disdain towards cancel culture on Friday night, yearning for the good ol' days when an apology was enough to move on from a mistake.

Supreme Court again blocks California Covid restriction on religious activities – (CNN)
The Supreme Court by a 5-4 vote on Friday blocked another state Covid-19 restriction on religious services, with another late-night order, over protests from California officials that the limits affecting some Bible study sessions did not impinge on religious…

High court halts Calif. virus rules limiting home worship – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is telling California that it can’t enforce coronavirus-related restrictions that have limited home-based religious worship including Bible studies and prayer...

Biden creates commission to potentially expand Supreme Court – (Fox News)
Former deputy assistant attorney general John Yoo and Washington Times reporter Alex Swoyer weigh in on 'FOX News @ Night'

Gaetz faces House ethics probe; federal investigation widens – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee announced an investigation into Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz as federal prosecutors probing sex trafficking allegations against him are also scrutinizing...

Thousands flee Caribbean volcano – (BBC News)
La Soufrière on St Vincent island spews ash 6km into the air as thousands are evacuated.


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