A New Wave of Horror Films About Women's Deepest Anxieties Is Perfect Viewing for Our Summer of Discontent

A NEW WAVE OF HORROR FILMS ABOUT WOMEN'S DEEPEST ANXIETIES IS PERFECT VIEWING FOR OUR SUMMER OF DISCONTENT

Even if most horror movies , until fairly recently, have been made by men, women are still central to their impact and meaning. What...

KAMALA HARRIS' FIRST EVENT WITH BIDEN SHOWS JUST HOW DIFFERENT POLITICS IS WITHOUT AN AUDIENCE

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Why the U.S. Is Losing the War On COVID-19

WHY THE U.S. IS LOSING THE WAR ON COVID-19

It is a frightening time to live in the United States. COVID-19, a novel disease as ruthless as it is seemingly random, is picking...

How U.S. Sanctions on Hong Kong Could Leave Banks Caught in the Middle

HOW U.S. SANCTIONS ON HONG KONG COULD LEAVE BANKS CAUGHT IN THE MIDDLE

In the latest round of punitive measures that the U.S. government has imposed on Hong Kong , the Trump Administration announced on...

 
 
 

THIS YEAR'S PRIMARIES WERE A MESS. HERE'S WHAT NEEDS TO HAPPEN FOR NOVEMBER TO BE BETTER

Pennsylvania's primary elections on June 2 weren't a disaster, but they didn't go off without a hitch, either. Even before COVID-19,...

FACEBOOK TAKES STEPS AGAINST MISINFORMATION AHEAD OF U.S. ELECTION

Beginning Thursday, U.S. Facebook users who post about voting may start seeing an addendum to their messages - labels directing readers...

 
 
 

BHUTAN IMPOSES CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN FOR THE FIRST TIME

The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan has imposed its first nationwide lockdown due to a virus infection in a returning traveler who had...

Kenya Is Trying to End Child Marriage. But Climate Change Is Putting More Young Girls at Risk

KENYA IS TRYING TO END CHILD MARRIAGE. BUT CLIMATE CHANGE IS PUTTING MORE YOUNG GIRLS AT RISK

Reporting for this article was supported by a grant from The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. In a small hut in the village of...

 
 
 

RADICAL OR MODERATE? TRUMP CAMPAIGN STRUGGLES TO DEFINE THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY TICKET

A former prosecutor trying to hide her crime-fighting past - who is also weak on crime. The most radical pick for vice president ever...

FALLING CORONAVIRUS TESTING NUMBERS OBSCURES THE REALITY OF THE U.S.'S PANDEMIC REALITY

July was devastating in the U.S. After the country had appeared to flatten the curve in late spring, daily new cases of COVID-19 skyrocketed...

 
 
 

‘IT'S THE HUNGER GAMES FOR LABORATORIES.' WHY SOME PEOPLE ARE WAITING WEEKS FOR THEIR COVID-19 TEST RESULTS

A graduate student in Florida waited 11 days. Positive. A 14-year-old in California waited 24 days. Negative. A writer in New York...

SUMNER REDSTONE, MOGUL WHO AGGRESSIVELY ALTERED THE MEDIA LANDSCAPE, DIES AT 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. Redstone built the company through...

 
 
 

CHINA TO BRING UP MEASURES AGAINST WECHAT AND TIKTOK IN UPCOMING U.S. TRADE TALKS

U.S. and Chinese negotiators are set to discuss implementation of the phase one trade deal in the coming days, with Beijing pushing...

ILHAN OMAR DEFEATS WELL-FUNDED CHALLENGER IN HOUSE PRIMARY

Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge Tuesday from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an...

 
 
 
PolishStonewall: LGBTQ Activists Are Rallying Together After Police Violence at Protests in Warsaw

POLISHSTONEWALL: LGBTQ ACTIVISTS ARE RALLYING TOGETHER AFTER POLICE VIOLENCE AT PROTESTS IN WARSAW

As LGBTQ activist Malgorzata Szutowicz, sits in solitary confinement for a fourth day in the city of Plock, central Poland, hundreds...

WHAT KAMALA HARRIS MEANS FOR JOE BIDEN'S CAMPAIGN-AND THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY'S FUTURE

In selecting Kamala Harris as his running mate, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden did more than make history by putting the...

 
 
 
Want to Support Black Students? Invest in Black Teachers

WANT TO SUPPORT BLACK STUDENTS? INVEST IN BLACK TEACHERS

Growing up with Black teachers as mothers, we lived in households where discussions of education were ever-present, involved and sometimes,...

‘EVERY GIRL HAS TO LEARN HOW TO CODE.' RESHMA SAUJANI WANTS TO MAKE SPACE FOR YOUNG WOMEN IN TECH

As the coronavirus pandemic deepened and students across the U.S. were forced to learn from home without WiFi or reliable devices,...

 
 
 
Kamala Harris Is the Third Woman to Run as a Vice Presidential Candidate for a Major U.S. Party. Here's What to Know About the First

KAMALA HARRIS IS THE THIRD WOMAN TO RUN AS A VICE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE FOR A MAJOR U.S. PARTY. HERE'S WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE FIRST

Diana WalkerThe July 23, 1984, cover of TIME with Geraldine Ferraro. Joe Biden picked Kamala Harris to be his vice presidential candidate...

‘LATINX' IS GAINING POPULARITY. BUT NEW RESEARCH SAYS ONLY 3% OF U.S. HISPANICS USE THE GENDER-NEUTRAL TERM

Latinx has been increasingly used by politicians , mainstream media and universities. But new research suggests the majority of people...

 
 
 



LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

AMC theaters, 5 in KC area, to reopen next week with 15-cent movie tickets

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US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

US workers file under a million jobless claims for first time since March

Some 963,000 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week as new jobless claims fell below 1 million for the first time since March. Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay annexing of Palestinian land

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U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

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Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

Bail set for former police union head accused of abusing child

A former president of the Boston Police Union was charged with sexually abusing a child. Read more ...

2020 Fantasy Football QB Rankings: Can anyone battle Lamar Jackson, Patrick...

2020 Fantasy Football QB Rankings: Can anyone battle Lamar Jackson, Patrick Mahomes for top quarterback spots?

There isn't much debate over the top two quarterbacks in fantasy football, but plenty of studs and sleepers have cases to be in the top 10. See our full list of 2020 fantasy QB... Read more ...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1...

For the first time in 5 months, new weekly unemployment claims are under 1 million

Another 963,000 Americans filed for first-time unemployment benefits last week on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Department of Labor said. Read more ...