NEW JOBS REPORT MAKES GOP SUPPORT FOR MORE CORONAVIRUS AID UNCERTAIN

A stronger than expected jobs report could further scramble an already uncertain picture for passing a fifth and possibly final coronavirus...

THOUSANDS OF PROTESTERS RALLY IN WASHINGTON D.C. FOR THE CITY'S LARGEST DEMONSTRATION YET

Thousands of protesters streamed into the nation's capital Saturday for what was expected to be the city's largest demonstration yet...

 
 
 

ICE AGENTS DETAIN A POLICE BRUTALITY PROTESTER, REPORTEDLY A U.S. CITIZEN AND MILITARY VET, IN NEW YORK CITY

A man who participated in one of the many police brutality protests taking place across New York City this week was detained by immigration...

AS PRESIDENT TRUMP CONDEMNS ‘ANTIFA,' PROTEST RECORDS SHOW SCANT EVIDENCE

Scott Nichols, a balloon artist, was riding home on his scooter from the protests engulfing Minneapolis last weekend when he was struck...

 
 
 

OPEC AND ALLIED NATIONS EXTEND PRODUCTION CUT OF NEARLY 10 MILLION BARRELS TO BOOST OIL PRICES

OPEC and allied nations agreed Saturday to extend a production cut of nearly 10 million barrels of oil a day through the end of July,...

ATTORNEY GENERAL BARR CLAIMS HE DIDN'T COMMAND OFFICERS TO DISPERSE PROTESTERS FOR CHURCH PHOTO OP

Attorney General William Barr says law enforcement officers were already moving to push back protesters from a park in front of the...

 
 
 

RE-ENERGIZED TROPICAL STORM CRISTOBAL SURGES TOWARD U.S. GULF COAST

A re-energized Tropical Storm Cristobal advanced toward the U.S. Gulf Coast early Saturday, bringing with it the heavy rains that already...

JOE BIDEN FORMALLY SECURES DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION

Joe Biden has formally clinched the Democratic presidential nomination, setting him up for a bruising challenge to President Donald...

 
 
 

NFL COMMISSIONER GOODELL ADMITS THE LEAGUE WAS ‘WRONG FOR NOT LISTENING TO PLAYERS'

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said the league was wrong for not listening to players fighting for racial equality and encouraged them...

MICHAEL JORDAN GIVING $100 MILLION TO ORGANIZATIONS FOR RACIAL EQUALITY, JUSTICE

Michael Jordan and the Jordan Brand are giving $100 million to organizations dedicated to promoting racial equality and social justice. In...

 
 
 
How Mormon Missionaries Are Proselytizing in the Wake of a Pandemic

HOW MORMON MISSIONARIES ARE PROSELYTIZING IN THE WAKE OF A PANDEMIC

Wearing dress shirts, ties and name tags, three missionaries with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints sit around the kitchen...

SOUTH DAKOTA COUPLE ACCUSED OF USING CATTLE PROD ON CHILDREN

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - A South Dakota couple is accused of giving four children illegal drugs and of zapping them with a cattle prod to...

 
 
 

N.C. SUPREME COURT RULES OVER 100 DEATH ROW INMATES HAVE CHANCE TO PROVE RACISM AFFECTED THEIR SENTENCES

In a sweeping decision released Friday, the North Carolina Supreme Court ruled that over 100 death row inmates have the opportunity...

THE CHALLENGE TO WHITE QUARTERBACKS TO STEP UP ON RACE

When New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees told Yahoo Finance on Wednesday that NFL players kneeling during the national anthem...

 
 
 

MAYOR ORDERS TERMINATION OF 4 OFFICERS AFTER BLACK MAN DIED FROM POLICE RESTRAINT IN TACOMA, WASHINGTON

The mayor of Tacoma, Washington, has told the city manager to fire four police officers following the death of a black man after police...

THE BEST TV SHOWS OF 2020 SO FAR

No matter what you expected out of 2020 , the reality has almost certainly been different. As the coronavirus swept from country to...

 
 
 

U.N. AGENCY SAYS IRAN STILL INCREASING ENRICHED URANIUM STOCKPILE IN VIOLATION OF NUCLEAR DEAL

The United Nations' atomic watchdog agency says Iran has continued to increase its stockpiles of enriched uranium and remains in violation...

NEARLY HALF OF CORONAVIRUS SPREAD MAY BE TRACED TO PEOPLE WITHOUT ANY SYMPTOMS

One of the more insidious features of the new coronavirus behind COVID-19 is its ability to settle into unsuspecting hosts who never...

 
 
 

‘POLICE DO NOT BELONG IN OUR SCHOOLS.' STUDENTS ARE DEMANDING AN END TO CAMPUS COPS AFTER THE DEATH OF GEORGE FLOYD

Student activists across the country are calling for their schools to cut ties with police departments and remove officers from campuses...

9 FIREFIGHTERS HOSPITALIZED AFTER SHIP EXPLOSION IN FLORIDA

Nine firefighters responding to a fire aboard a ship in Florida have been hospitalized after the ship exploded, injuring eight and...

 
 
 



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 ...

Thousands of George Floyd protesters take to the streets of NYC

Thousands of George Floyd protesters take to the streets of NYC

Thousands of George Floyd protesters took to the streets for another day of marches and rallies across the Big Apple on Saturday, with many anti-cop demonstrators urging the... Read more ...

Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

Thousands of mourners assemble outside George Floyd's private funeral

Saturday's 3 p.m. funeral for George Floyd will be a private, friends and family service at a North Carolina conference center - but mourners numbering in the thousands have... 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...