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Trump rebuffs Biden's call for a national mask mandate; nurses warn of risks of in-person school.

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Archive: May 1, 2012

OAKLAND, Calif. - On this May Day, marches and rallies are taking place across California. The annual May 1 day of protest includes groups fighting for immigrant and labor rights, affordable education and health care, civil liberties and human rights. California's Occupy groups also hope the day w ...Read More

SANTA FE, N.M. - In solidarity with the Occupy Wall Street call for a general strike on May 1, Occupy Santa Fe is calling a strike and holding a picnic and general assembly at the Rail Yard today, May Day. Thomas Jaggers, a permanent resident of Santa Fe, originally from England, who works at an e ...Read More

SEATTLE - It's taken years in both cases, but the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Washington State Supreme Court have just handed phone customers a couple of victories. The FCC has approved new rules to prevent "cramming," the practice of phone companies adding bogus charges to mont ...Read More

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DENVER - Today is May Day, and Occupy Denver is planning a series of events to reclaim the day for a workers' movement in the U.S., and calling for a general strike today. One of the organizers of today's rally, Rashan Bliss, says May Day began in 19th-century Chicago as a day to celebrate labor u ...Read More

NEW YORK - "Don't go to work. Don't go to school. Don't shop. Take the streets!" That's the rallying cry for what's called "A Day Without the 99 Percent" by the Occupy Wall Street movement (OWS). On this May Day there are teach-ins, a march and a rally at Academy and Lafayette parks in Albany ... ...Read More

RICHMOND, Va. - The check could be in the mail by August 1 for some individuals and businesses in Virginia. According to an analysis by the Kaiser Family Foundation, 17 health-insurance plans collected about $40 million more than they should have, and will now have to pay it back to consumers under ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - He calls it Davis verses Goliath. An Elkins "Occupy" protester and progressive Republican, Michael Davis, is challenging incumbent Shelley Moore Capito for the U.S. House nomination in the Second District. He says it's because she's far too cozy with the big banks she should be r ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Lax laws are leaving Ohio and other Midwest states vulnerable to pipeline oil spills, according to a new report. There are more than 26,000 miles of hazardous-liquid pipelines across the Great Lakes States, 3000 of which are in Ohio. And a legal analysis written by Sara Gosman, wa ...Read More

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