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Federal Officials Warn "Mutant" COVID Strain Spreading In US As Cases Decline: Live Updates

Summary: University of California system to return to in-person classes in the fall Federal officials warn that US COVID deaths top 400K Cases decline across US; NY releases latest data US nears 400K COVID-linked deaths Global cases: 95.7MM UK vaccinates 6% of population Brazil approves US, Chinese vaccines Israel opens vaccinations to people in their…

Nearly Half Of U.S. Voters Believe Health Officials Have Been Misleading With COVID Data

Submitted by Planet Free Will Nearly 50% of U.S. voters believe that public health officials have been misleading when providing data on the coronavirus pandemic, a recent Just the News Daily poll shows. According to the poll, forty-eight percent of voters believe public health leaders have “misrepresented the data” to build support for certain policies…

Russia Blacklists German Intelligence Officials In Ongoing Showdown With EU

A week ago Russia announced plans to impose tit-tor-tat sanctions on top German and other EU officials over their prior sanctions on Kremlin intelligence officials in the wake of the alleged state-sponsored poisoning of opposition activist and political figure Alexei Navalny in August. Russia then imposed travel bans on EU officials from France, Germany and Sweden in particular…

Germany Outraged Over "Unjustified" Russian Tit-For-Tat Sanctions On Berlin Officials

Germany has expressed outrage over what it says are “unjustified” sanctions leveled by Russia on Tuesday in response to prior German punitive sanctions against Kremlin intelligence officials over the alleged state-sponsored poisoning of opposition activist and political figure Alexei Navalny. The AFP reports on the tit-for-tat measures: The charge d’affaires at the German embassy in Moscow, Beate Grzeski, was summoned…

Pentagon Abruptly Halts Biden Transition Briefings, Leaving Officials "Stunned"

Axios’ Jonathan Swan reports a bombshell potential major disruption in a key part of the presidential transition before President-Elect Joe Biden is sworn in on January 20: the Pentagon has without warning or explanation halted Biden’s intelligence transition briefings. Reports Swan: “Acting Defense Secretary Chris Miller ordered a Pentagon-wide halt to cooperation with the transition of…

These Are The Hypocritical Government Officials Who Demand You Stay Home While They Party

Authored by Daisy Luther via The Organic Prepper blog, Little is more annoying than seeing a wealthy government official solemnly telling you to stay home, forgo time with your family, and stop working while losing tons of money in missed wages. Well, except for one thing. It’s more annoying when that government official is telling…

Las Vegas Columnist Ran A Test… And County Officials Accepted Fake Signatures On 8 Different Ballots

Authored by Victor Joecks via The Las Vegas Review Journal, Clark County election officials accepted my signature on eight ballot return envelopes during the general election. It’s more evidence that signature verification is a flawed security measure. For months, election officials have told Nevadans not to worry about ballots piling up in apartment trash cans…