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Factory Discarding COVID-19 Swabs Produced During Tour By Unmasked Trump: Report

FACTORY DISCARDING COVID-19 SWABS PRODUCED DURING TOUR BY UNMASKED TRUMP: REPORT

Trump visited a plant that produces sterile swabs and mingled with workers who wore white lab coats, masks, gloves, hair coverings,...

Scant Evidence For Trump Claim That Antifa Is Behind Protest Violence

SCANT EVIDENCE FOR TRUMP CLAIM THAT ANTIFA IS BEHIND PROTEST VIOLENCE

An Associated Press investigation into arrest records found that very few people were affiliated with organized groups.

 
 
 
New Jobs Report Diminishes GOP Appetite For More Virus Aid

NEW JOBS REPORT DIMINISHES GOP APPETITE FOR MORE VIRUS AID

Republicans already felt little urgency towards passing another coronavirus response bill. Now they're even less eager.

Marine Corps Bans Confederate Flag From Public Display

MARINE CORPS BANS CONFEDERATE FLAG FROM PUBLIC DISPLAY

The hate symbol “presents a threat to our core values, unit cohesion, security and good order and discipline,” the Marine Corps said.

 
 
 
The Fight To Fix Policing Begins At The City Council

THE FIGHT TO FIX POLICING BEGINS AT THE CITY COUNCIL

A District of Columbia election proves candidates who want to defund the police can win city council posts that give them direct power...

The Labor Movement Faces A Reckoning Over Police Unions

THE LABOR MOVEMENT FACES A RECKONING OVER POLICE UNIONS

Law enforcement unions make up a small slice of the AFL-CIO, but progressive members are increasingly uncomfortable associating with...

 
 
 
Protest Cost Him His Career. Still, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf Urges On The Protesters

PROTEST COST HIM HIS CAREER. STILL, MAHMOUD ABDUL-RAUF URGES ON THE PROTESTERS

The former NBA player talks about the anti-racism movement, demands for real change and how his faith keeps him grounded.

Banksy's New Anti-Racism Artwork Sets Fire To The American Flag

BANKSY'S NEW ANTI-RACISM ARTWORK SETS FIRE TO THE AMERICAN FLAG

The street artist used an analogy of a broken pipe flooding a downstairs apartment to explain why systemic racism "is a white problem."

 
 
 
Trump Tweet Gets Personal Fact-Check From Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey

TRUMP TWEET GETS PERSONAL FACT-CHECK FROM TWITTER CEO JACK DORSEY

The president whined after Twitter yanked a campaign video for copyright infringement - but Dorsey set the record straight.

Alaska's Rural Fishing Communities Are The Next Front Line Of COVID-19

ALASKA'S RURAL FISHING COMMUNITIES ARE THE NEXT FRONT LINE OF COVID-19

As thousands of workers flow into remote parts of the state for the start of the season, a patchwork of rules and a lack of enforcement...

 
 
 
Ex-Defense Secretary: White House Is ‘Leading Us Down The Trail Toward A Dictatorship'

EX-DEFENSE SECRETARY: WHITE HOUSE IS ‘LEADING US DOWN THE TRAIL TOWARD A DICTATORSHIP'

Trump “has no understanding of what the rule of law really means in this country,” argued William Cohen.

Buffalo Mayor Says Police Union Is 'On The Wrong Side Of History'

BUFFALO MAYOR SAYS POLICE UNION IS 'ON THE WRONG SIDE OF HISTORY'

The mayor said the union “pushed” dozens of officers to resign after two were suspended after an older man was injured when shoved...

 
 
 
Police Critics Secure Some Gains In 11th Day Of Racial Justice Protests

POLICE CRITICS SECURE SOME GAINS IN 11TH DAY OF RACIAL JUSTICE PROTESTS

NYC protesters mourned another Black man who died in law enforcement custody this week. Elsewhere, officials announced changes to deadly...

Trump's Approval Among White Catholics Has Slipped

TRUMP'S APPROVAL AMONG WHITE CATHOLICS HAS SLIPPED

Only 37% of white Catholics held a favorable view of Trump in May, down from a peak of 60% in March, according to the Public Religion...

 
 
 
'A Coward And A Commander': Attack On Trump By Jim Mattis Stars In Lacerating GOP Ad

'A COWARD AND A COMMANDER': ATTACK ON TRUMP BY JIM MATTIS STARS IN LACERATING GOP AD

Trump "dodged the draft" and now "hides from protesters in a deep bunker firing off tweets," mocks a new video by The Lincoln Project.

Mark Zuckerberg Says He'll Review Policies That Allowed Trump's Inflammatory Post

MARK ZUCKERBERG SAYS HE'LL REVIEW POLICIES THAT ALLOWED TRUMP'S INFLAMMATORY POST

The Facebook CEO's refusal to remove one of President Trump's most egregious posts led to outrage from civil rights leaders and a virtual...

 
 
 
White House Forces Press To Breach Social Distancing Guidelines Because It 'Looks Better'

WHITE HOUSE FORCES PRESS TO BREACH SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES BECAUSE IT 'LOOKS BETTER'

Seats for a news briefing were moved closer together as reporters served as a "prop" for an employment statement by Donald Trump, who...

Obama Says We Should Learn 'Impatience' From Young Protesters

OBAMA SAYS WE SHOULD LEARN 'IMPATIENCE' FROM YOUNG PROTESTERS

The former president called the anti-racism protests a "sea change" in a conversation with Rep. John Lewis and Bryan Stevenson.

 
 
 
Twitter Users Point Out Hypocrisy Of Trump's ‘No Kneeling' Tweets About Protesting

TWITTER USERS POINT OUT HYPOCRISY OF TRUMP'S ‘NO KNEELING' TWEETS ABOUT PROTESTING

One person mocked the president by saying, "The racism will continue until morale improves."

Ithaca Could Be The First U.S. City To Move Forward On Canceling Rent

ITHACA COULD BE THE FIRST U.S. CITY TO MOVE FORWARD ON CANCELING RENT

The upstate New York city passed an ambitious resolution to wipe away rental debt accrued during the coronavirus pandemic.

 
 
 



Virus exposes sharp economic divide: College vs. non-college

Virus exposes sharp economic divide: College vs. non-college

The damage inflicted on the job market since February has highlighted a widening line of inequality based on education. Read more ...

Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

Iowa places strength coach on leave after ex-players allege mistreatment

Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz announced an independent investigation of Chris Doyle after black players spoke of incidents with him. Read more ...

From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest...

From DC to San Francisco: Massive crowds gather in major cities to protest the death of George Floyd

Thousands of protesters flooded the main streets, squares and bridges in nationwide protest over the death of George Floyd, leading some to question whether a second wave of... Read more ...

Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

Honor A. P. wins Santa Anita Derby

ARCADIA, Calif. - Honor A. P. won the $400,000 Santa Anita Derby by 2 3/4 lengths Saturday to move into the Kentucky Derby picture. Read more ...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for...

57 Buffalo officers quit special team after 2 officers suspended for allegedly shoving man to ground

Fifty-seven police officers in Buffalo, New York, have resigned from the force's emergency response team following the suspension of two officers who allegedly pushed a... Read more ...

Prosecutors: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with assault

Prosecutors: 2 Buffalo police officers charged with assault

Prosecutors say two Buffalo police officers have been charged with assault after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester. Read more ...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after...

National updates: A second memorial for George Floyd will take place after another night of protests

The remembrance of George Floyd's life in the state he was born follows a night of de-escalation for protests in many cities across the U.S. Read more ...

Factory Discarding COVID-19 Swabs Produced During Tour By Unmasked Trump: Report

Factory Discarding COVID-19 Swabs Produced During Tour By Unmasked Trump: Report

Trump visited a plant that produces sterile swabs and mingled with workers who wore white lab coats, masks, gloves, hair coverings, goggles and booties. Read more ...

Devin Clark takes a knee in support of Black Lives Matter protests during...

Devin Clark takes a knee in support of Black Lives Matter protests during fighter introductions at UFC 250

Light heavyweight Devin Clark took a knee and raised a fist in solidarity with the protests against police brutality and racism ahead of his showdown with Alonzo Menifield. Read more ...

Crews battle 40-acre fire in Sonoma County, Cal Fire says

Crews battle 40-acre fire in Sonoma County, Cal Fire says

Crews are battling a 40-acre fire in Sonoma County on Saturday, according to Cal Fire. Read more ...