LIVE TRUMP VS BIDEN 2020 UPDATES

Trump's request for an earlier presidential debate is denied. After a member of his V.P. search committee reportedly criticized Kamala...

LIVE CORONAVIRUS NEWS: GLOBAL TRACKER

A photo of a crowded school hallway circulated on social media raises further alarm about the return to U.S. classrooms. France and...

 
 
 

FOR MANY WORKERS, GETTING TRACTION IN THE JOB MARKET MAY REQUIRE NEW SKILLS

THE FED MOVES CLOSER TO A NEW WAY TO GET PEOPLE THEIR MONEY FASTER

 
 
 

NEEDED: A SAFE VACCINE, MASKS AND FACE SHIELDS

Readers say we need to make sure any vaccine is safe, and remind us that for now masks and distancing are reliable.

A 4TH PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE? COMMISSION SAYS NO TO TRUMP

The Trump campaign had argued that the current schedule would render the debates useless to the many Americans who will vote by mail...

 
 
 

HOUSE DEMOCRATS SEEK BETTER RATES ON LOANS TO CITIES AND STATES

FORMER SAUDI OFFICIAL ACCUSES THE CROWN PRINCE OF TRYING TO KILL HIM

Saad Aljabri, a former top intelligence official, filed suit in Washington alleging that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent a team...

 
 
 

MICHELLE OBAMA SAYS SHE IS DEALING WITH ‘LOW-GRADE DEPRESSION'

In her new podcast, the former first lady connected her experience with the effects of quarantine and news about civil unrest and politics.

TOY CARS AND CROP TOPS: CAN WACKY U.S.P.S. STORE MERCH SAVE THE STRUGGLING POSTAL SERVICE?

Saving the American postal system, one crop top at a time.

 
 
 

NEW YORK ATTORNEY GENERAL SUES N.R.A. AND SEEKS ITS CLOSURE

Letitia James seeks to dissolve the National Rifle Association, which was founded in New York, amid corruption allegations.

BLACK AND PREGNANT DURING COVID: ‘THEY NEVER HAD TIME TO SEE ME'

Why being Black and giving birth in New York during the pandemic is so dangerous.

 
 
 

JOIN ELIZABETH BRUENIG TO DISCUSS HOW THE CATHOLIC CHURCH IS RESPONDING TO THE BLACK LIVES MATTER MOVEMENT

IDLED BY THE PANDEMIC, WORKERS IN BRITAIN TRY NEW CAREERS

 
 
 

AN ITALIAN NATURAL WINE PRODUCER IS SWEPT UP IN HER FATHER'S MIGRANT WORKER SCANDAL

An accusation involving migrant labor in Puglia leads to self-examination and, perhaps, new awareness of the treatment of agricultural...

THE UNIVERSAL LONELINESS OF POWFU

On his major label debut EP, the 21-year-old musician from Vancouver follows in the footsteps of lovelorn emo singers and rappers.

 
 
 

IRAN ENVOY BRIAN HOOK, A ‘SURVIVOR' ON TRUMP'S TEAM, TO QUIT

The exit of Brian Hook, the State Department's special envoy for Iran, most likely rules out nuclear diplomacy with Tehran before November.

HURRICANE FORECAST: ‘ONE OF THE MOST ACTIVE SEASONS ON RECORD'

Scientists at NOAA updated their prediction for the 2020 hurricane season, and now expect as many as 25 named storms.

 
 
 

HAWA ABDI, DOCTOR WHO AIDED THOUSANDS IN SOMALIA, DIES AT 73

Dr. Abdi turned her family's land into a hospital and camp that treated and supported legions of people displaced during a civil war.

NBCUNIVERSAL PUSHES OUT CHAIRMAN OF NBC ENTERTAINMENT

Paul Telegdy leaves the network ahead of a pending investigation into his workplace behavior.

 
 
 



Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

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Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

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NY attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

NY attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

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New York Attorney General Moves To Dissolve The NRA After Fraud Investigation

New York Attorney General Moves To Dissolve The NRA After Fraud Investigation

New York's attorney general announced civil action to dissolve the National Rifle Association after an investigation found millions of dollars in alleged fraud by CEO Wayne... Read more ...

Greece & Egypt sign deal on exclusive economic zone amid tensions with Turkey

Greece & Egypt sign deal on exclusive economic zone amid tensions with Turkey

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Iran envoy Hook resigns, replaced by Abrams

Iran envoy Hook resigns, replaced by Abrams

U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook is resigning from his role at the State Department, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Thursday, and will be replaced by... Read more ...

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