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Texas authorities were negotiating with a man holding hostages, including a rabbi and possibly others, at a Dallas-Fort Worth synagogue on Saturday afternoon. The man is seeking the release of a federal prisoner who was convicted in 2010 of attempted murder in a terrorism-related case, officials said. The Colleyville Police Department tweeted Saturday afternoon he …

For the first time in six months, families are forgoing a monthly child tax credit installment on Friday — a program that was meant to be part of President Joe Biden’s legacy, but instead came across as a point of departure. shed light on who is worthy of government support. Retired Andy Roberts, of St. …

Benjamin Whitely went to a Safeway supermarket in Washington, DC on Tuesday to pick up a few items for dinner. But he was disappointed to find the sterile crisper bins and a sparse selection of turkey, chicken, and milk. “Looks like I missed it all,” said Whitely, 67. “I’m going to have to look for …

Tennis star Novak Djokovic won a court battle on Monday to stay in Australia to play the Australian Open despite not having been vaccinated against COVID-19, but the drama may not be over, the government threatening to cancel his visa a second time and to deport him. Federal Circuit Court Judge Anthony Kelly reinstated Djokovic’s …

(WFSB) – Members of Connecticut and nationwide hockey organizations pay tribute to a high school athlete who died in a tragic crash on the ice. Teddy Balkind was a 10th grade student at St. Luke’s School in New Canaan. He died after falling on the ice and being accidentally injured by another player. “Teddy skated …

‘Flurona’ is a new term used to describe a case where a patient tests positive for both COVID19 and the flu, but health experts have announced the concept is nothing new to them. The biggest piece of advice from medical leaders is to avoid panicking because of the tools they have in their arsenal to …

The Mystic Aquarium celebrates an operation that saved the life of a seal. Bristol, an eight-year-old harbor seal, was allowed to return to its habitat at the Mystic Aquarium this week. After months of healing, she returned on Tuesday and was greeted with enthusiasm and enthusiasm by the coaches. In mid-October, the Bristol team at …

President Joe Biden spoke to Ukraine’s leader on Sunday about the buildup of Russian troops near its border with Ukraine, promising that the United States and its allies would act “decisively” if Russia invaded the Ukraine more. Biden and President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s call came as allies of the United States and the West prepared for …

This is the story of two end-of-year celebrations: one canceled, another in full swing. The first annual New Years Eve night was in full swing at Bushnell Park on Friday with extra precautions. Just across the street, it was quiet at a local restaurant, forced to cancel their sold-out New Years party due to COVID-19. …

JetBlue Airways is slashing its schedule by around 1,280 flights from Thursday to January 13 as a growing number of crew members fall ill with Covid infections. “We expect the number of Covid cases in the northeast – where most of our crew are based – to continue to increase over the next two weeks,” …