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Politics

Maryland Attorney General Frosh Offers Support For DOJ Challenge Of Texas Abortion LawMaryland Attorney General Brian Frosh on Wednesday offered his support for the Department of Justice's challenge of the new Texas law that bans abortions after six weeks.
Baltimore Congressional Delegation Announces $9M For Baltimore County To Reimburse COVID-19 ExpensesBaltimore County will receive nearly $10 million in federal funds as a reimbursement of some pandemic-related expenses, U.S. Sens. Chris Van Hollen and Ben Cardin and Reps. Dutch Ruppersberger, John Sarbanes and Kweisi Mfume announced on Tuesday.
Maryland Reports 9,900 Deaths Since COVID-19 Pandemic Began; Baltimore County Will Mandate Employee VaccinesBaltimore County will require all government employees to get vaccinated, Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski Jr. and Health Officer Dr. Gregory Wm. Branch announced on Thursday.
Anne Arundel County Commits To Using Equity Lens To Review Policies Under New Executive OrderAnne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman signed an executive order on Tuesday affirming the county government will use an "equity lens" when reviewing policies, procedures and practices as part of a commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion.
Rep. Jamie Raskin's Book 'Unthinkable' Coming Out Jan. 4U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin of Maryland is working on a memoir in which he will reflect on the Jan. 6 siege of the Capitol and the tragedy he suffered a week earlier when his 25-year-old son Tommy killed himself.
Baltimore City Will Require Weekly Testing For All Employees Who Are Not Vaccinated By Oct. 18Mayor Brandon Scott on Tuesday said all city employees who are not fully vaccinated by Oct. 18 will have to submit to weekly testing.

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Margaret Brennan on President Biden's foreign policy message to U.N.CBS News chief foreign affairs correspondent Margaret Brennan discusses President Biden's foreign policy message to the United Nations and her interview with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
First known triathlete with autism completes Ironman 70.3 World ChampionshipSam Holness overcame harsh weather conditions to finish the 70.3-mile course, making him the first known athlete with autism to do so.
Struggling Evergrande Group says it will make bond paymentInvestors watching to see if the Chinese real estate firm will collapse under $310 billion in debt.
Report: Many people from mostly Haitian migrant group now being allowed to remain in the U.S. while seeking asylumAs the migrant surge along the border continues, many Haitians are now allowed to remain in the United States. Manuel Bojorquez reports.
President Biden delivers message of unity at U.N. General Assembly as domestic agenda challenges loomPresident Biden delivered a message of unity and promised to lead global progress as a trusted partner in his first address to the United Nations General Assembly. Meanwhile, his domestic policy goals are in jeopardy, as a rift within his own party and a potential government shutdown loom. Weijia Jiang reports.
Chobani CEO on organizing 30+ companies to employ Afghan refugeesChobani Founder & CEO Hamdi Ulukaya joins "CBS Mornings" to announce the Tent Coalition for Afghan Refugees, a group of more than 30 companies pledging to create economic opportunities for Afghan refugees as they start their lives in America.