Ayanna Pressley

Trump's Quiet Attack on Redistricting

12 hours ago   |   The New Republic

It went largely unnoticed last week, but the Trump administration's ongoing campaign to structurally tilt American democracy in the Republican Party's favor is proceeding...
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Pressley Ridge Ice Cream Fundae

Pressley Ridge Ice Cream Fundae

21 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Pressley Ridge held its annual Ice Cream Fundae at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium on Aug. 11, welcoming 3,000 partygoers of all ages.
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Joseph Kennedy III vs. Edward Markey matchup could bring tight race, pundits say

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

A very spirited race could be in store next year as U.S. Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy III is considering a primary challenge against U.S. Sen. Ed Markey, who pundits say won't back...
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Ilhan Omar Is Already Changing Washington

4 days ago   |   The New Republic   |   2 articles

This week, Donald Trump opened a new front in his war against women of color in Congress. “It would show great weakness if Israel allowed Rep. Omar and Rep. Tlaib to visit,”...
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DA Carney says Ayanna Hunter's killer acted in self-defense

4 days ago   |   Times Union

SCHENECTADY - The man who fatally shot Ayanna Hunter in May acted in self-defense and will not face homicide charges, District Attorney Robert Carney announced at a news...
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ICE pins San Antonio shooting on politicians, activists

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is blaming “political rhetoric and misinformation” for a shooting that targeted a Texas ICE office Tuesday. “Political rhetoric and...
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Another arrest in fatal Niskayuna shooting

5 days ago   |   Times Union

SCHENECTADY - A Niskayuna woman faces felonies for her alleged role in the fatal shooting of her friend at a Memorial Day cookout at an apartment complex in town. On Wednesday...
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Orlando Pride's Toni Pressley Treated for Breast Cancer: 'I Will Be Back Soon'

12 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Orlando Pride announced Wednesday that defender Toni Pressley underwent surgery Friday to treat breast cancer...
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Ayanna Pressley Is the Squad's Free Agent

Ayanna Pressley Is the Squad's Free Agent

13 days ago   |   Politico

It was only a week after the presidential tweet that made The Squad famous-telling the four freshman representatives, all women of color, to “go back” to the places “from which...
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The Media Is Missing the Real Story of Trump's Racism

14 days ago   |   The New Republic

In August 2017, three men from rural Illinois-members of one of our country's numerous heavily armed and rather poorly regulated “militias”-drove to Bloomington, Minnesota...
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Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In...

Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar Encourage Colleagues To Visit Israel In Their Absence

“I call on all of you to go. The occupation is real. Barring members of Congress from seeing it does not make it go away,” Rep. Omar said. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein ‘signed will' two days before his death, leaving behind...

Jeffrey Epstein ‘signed will' two days before his death, leaving behind nearly $600 million trust

Sex offender Jeffrey Epstein reportedly signed a will around 48 hours before he was found dead in his cell on August 10, according to court papers obtained by the New York... Read more ...

 ‘We don't fall for provocations': Moscow won't jump the gun after US...

 ‘We don't fall for provocations': Moscow won't jump the gun after US missile test, says deputy FM

Russia will not fall for US “provocations” and be dragged into an “expensive arms race,” a senior diplomat said. Washington had earlier test-fired a cruise missile that was... Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

U.S. Tests Missile With A Range Prohibited By Now-Abandoned Treaty

The Pentagon says it tested a modified cruise missile that flew "more than 500 kilometers" - a distance prohibited under the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty scrapped... Read more ...

Philippines' Duterte warns of ‘unfriendly' greeting for warships traveling...

Philippines' Duterte warns of ‘unfriendly' greeting for warships traveling without permission

President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of “unfriendly” treatment for foreign ships traveling in Philippines' territorial waters without permission, in a rare swipe at China's use... Read more ...

Duckhee Lee downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debut

Duckhee Lee downplays deafness, wins ATP tournament debut

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Duckhee Lee tossed the ball into the air for his first serve in an ATP tournament match, and blasted it past his opponent with a loud pop. Read more ...

Poll: Americans, Including Republicans And Gun Owners, Broadly Support Red...

Poll: Americans, Including Republicans And Gun Owners, Broadly Support Red Flag Laws

People are hotly divided about many gun restrictions - but not on extreme risk protection orders. They allow police to temporarily take guns from people seen to be a risk to... Read more ...

UK Foreign Office ‘concerned' at reports Hong Kong consulate staff member...

UK Foreign Office ‘concerned' at reports Hong Kong consulate staff member detained in China

Britain's Foreign Office is seeking more information about reports that a Hong Kong staff member has been detained in mainland China. “We are concerned by reports that a member... Read more ...

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...