Biden plans temporary halt of oil activity in Arctic refuge

President Joe Biden’s administration announced plans Wednesday for a temporary moratorium on oil and gas leasing in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge after the Trump administration issued leases in a part of the refuge considered sacred by the Indigenous Gwich’in.

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CIF Southern Section cancels playoffs in football and other fall sports

The CIF Southern Section announced Tuesday it was canceling fall sports playoffs and championships for football, girls’ volleyball, water polo and cross-country because of continuing coronavirus restrictions imposed by the California Department of Public Health and county health officials. The

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Biden and Harris will introduce members of their White House science team this afternoon.

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. announced more nominations for his State Department on Saturday morning and plans to introduce new White House science team officials in Wilmington, Del., in the afternoon. The Biden-Harris transition team announced several nominations, including that

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Adriano Espaillat is the latest member of Congress to test positive for the virus after Capitol siege.

Representative Adriano Espaillat, Democrat of New York, announced on Thursday he had tested positive for the coronavirus, as concerns continue to mount on Capitol Hill that efforts to corral lawmakers into secure locations during last week’s siege by Trump supporters

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Kings announce active roster for opener against Wild with several players ‘unfit’

The Kings on Wednesday announced their opening night active roster and taxi squad ahead of Thursday’s season opener against the Minnesota Wild: Forwards: Michael Amadio, Andreas Athanasiou, Dustin Brown, Jeff Carter, Carl Grundstrom, Alex Iafallo, Adrian Kempe, Anze Kopitar, Blake

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