Woonsocket City Council Special Meeting - Sep 27 2022


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City Council Special Meeting - Sep 27 2022






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Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer says Democrats can move "quicker" now that incumbent Senator Raphael Warnock has won the Georgia runoff. Warnock beat Republican Herschel Walker in Tuesday's election, giving Democrats a 51-to-49 seat Senate majority. In a memo Tuesday, Schumer told Democrats that with this victory, "no one senator has a veto."        The Supreme Court today will hear a case out of North Carolina that could have long-lasting consequences for elections and democracy. At issue is whether a state court has the power to overrule the congressional district map drawn up by a state legislature. North Carolina Republicans argue that the U.S. Constitution gives legislatures sweeping powers to draw maps, even if they contravene state laws.        The U.S. and U.K. are teaming to create a new energy partnership. The "U.K.-U.S. Energy Security and Affordability Partnership" will aim to reduce global dependence on Russian energy and also focus on energy security, efficiency and affordability.        Personal items belonging to four Idaho college students who were murdered last month are set to be returned to their families. Police in Moscow said that process will begin today, adding they're hopeful it'll bring some healing. The victims were found stabbed to death at a home not far from the University of Idaho campus.        State workers across Maryland are now banned from using TikTok. Governor Larry Hogan issued an emergency directive due to what he calls an unacceptable security risk. Hogan's office says certain Chinese and Russian-influenced products may be involved in cyber-espionage and trying to collect personal information.        Nearly a dozen lions rescued from the zoo in the Ukrainian city of Odesa have a new home on the other side of the world. The group of eleven lions included two cubs that are now living at The Wild Animal Sanctuary near Denver, Colorado. The adult lions have been released into a 65-acre enclosure in southeast Colorado.