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Missouri House passes bill to create ‘Rush Limbaugh Day’…

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House on Thursday voted in favor of creating “Rush Limbaugh Day.”The GOP-led House tacked the provision on another bill, which then passed the chamber. The bill still needs Senate approval. The proposal is one of several pitched by Republican state lawmakers to honor the late Limbaugh every Jan.…



Stocks are rallying to records on Wall Street Friday despite a stunningly disappointing report on the nation’s job market, as investors see it helping to keep interest rates low. The S&P 500 rose 0.7% in afternoon trading, and is just above the 4,231 level. If it stays there, it would top its record of 4,211.47…

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EU says patent waiver idea misses point of vaccine shortage

PORTO, Portugal (AP) — European Union leaders said Friday that the most pressing impediments to COVID-19 vaccine supplies are not intellectual property rights but export bans and production capacity issues that need to be addressed before patent waivers should be considered. In the wake of the United States backing calls to waive patents on vaccine…

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Pakistani court allows opposition leader to travel abroad

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A top Pakistani court on Friday granted permission to the country’s ailing opposition leader, who has been charged with corruption, to travel abroad for medical treatment. The Lahore High Court ruled that Shahbaz Sharif may travel abroad from May 8 to July 3. Sharif had petitioned the court, saying he is…

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US, Britain/Ireland teams hit by stomach bug at Walker Cup

JUNO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Members of the U.S. and Great Britain & Ireland teams at the Walker Cup are dealing with a stomach bug and are under observation at the team hotel, organizers said Friday.The amateur golf tournament is held every other year and is set to begin Saturday at Seminole Golf Club, with…

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U.S. stops Trump-era effort to loosen safety rules for Arctic drilling

Shell Oil Company’s drilling rig Polar Pioneer is seen in the background as activists march to the entrance of Terminal 5 to protest the rig which is parked at the Port of Seattle, Washington May 18, 2015. REUTERS/Jason Redmond/File PhotoThe United States on Friday said it had revoked a last-minute effort by the Trump Administration…

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U.S. CDC panel to vote using Pfizer COVID-19 shot in adolescents

An advisory panel to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will meet on Wednesday to review data on the use of Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and partner BioNTech’s (22UAy.DE) COVID-19 vaccine in adolescents aged 12 to 15.The vaccine is currently authorized for use in Americans aged 16 and above.The Advisory Committee on Immunization…

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DJ Snoopadelic And Kim Lee Bring The Beats To MTV Movie & TV Awards

MTV In just a little over a week, on Sunday, May 17, the MTV Movie & TV Awards will celebrate the best in television and film, from breakthrough performances to the slickest on-screen smooches. But the ceremony wouldn’t be complete without a sizzling score, which is why the multi-hyphenate rapper, actor, and media personality DJ…

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Bop Shop: Songs From Rostam, Saweetie, Brooke Eden, And More

Olivia Bee/Getty Images The search for the ever-elusive “bop” is difficult. Playlists and streaming-service recommendations can only do so much. They often leave a lingering question: Are these songs really good, or are they just new? Enter Bop Shop, a hand-picked selection of songs from the MTV News team. This weekly collection doesn’t discriminate by genre and can…


Aly & AJ Step Back Into The Sun

Amanda Charchian By Gabriel Aikins When an artist takes a long break between albums, listeners tend to preserve them in amber at the moment of their last release. If that project came during the listeners’ formative teenage years, the effect is amplified. But no one stays the same over time; both artists and fans learn…