Governor Drops Lawsuit Against Atlanta Mayor Over Masks, But Fight May Not Be Over

GOVERNOR DROPS LAWSUIT AGAINST ATLANTA MAYOR OVER MASKS, BUT FIGHT MAY NOT BE OVER

Gov. Brian Kemp suggests he will wait out his existing executive order and address Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms' refusal to lift her...

As Journalists Work From Home, Their Newsrooms Are Closing

AS JOURNALISTS WORK FROM HOME, THEIR NEWSROOMS ARE CLOSING

In closing five of its newsrooms permanently, Tribune Publishing said it saw "no clear path forward in terms of returning to work."...

 
 
 
DOJ: Yale Discriminates Against Asian American and White Applicants In Admissions

DOJ: YALE DISCRIMINATES AGAINST ASIAN AMERICAN AND WHITE APPLICANTS IN ADMISSIONS

The Justice Department said its two-year investigation found that race is "the determinative factor in hundreds of admissions decisions...

TRUMP QUESTIONS HARRIS' ELIGIBILITY TO BE THE VICE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

President Trump appeared to raise questions about whether Kamala Harris was eligible to be the vice presidential candidate following...

 
 
 
Mark Kozelek, Of Sun Kil Moon And Red House Painters, Accused Of Sexual Misconduct

MARK KOZELEK, OF SUN KIL MOON AND RED HOUSE PAINTERS, ACCUSED OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT

The established indie singer and songwriter was accused in a report published by Pitchfork on Thursday. (Image credit: Scott Dudelson/Getty...

Mark Kozelek, Of Sun Kil Moon And Red House Painters, Accused Of Sexual Assault

MARK KOZELEK, OF SUN KIL MOON AND RED HOUSE PAINTERS, ACCUSED OF SEXUAL ASSAULT

The established indie singer and songwriter was accused by three women in a report published by Pitchfork on Thursday. (Image credit:...

 
 
 
COVID-19 Death Rate For Black Americans Twice That For Whites, New Report Says

COVID-19 DEATH RATE FOR BLACK AMERICANS TWICE THAT FOR WHITES, NEW REPORT SAYS

Three times as many Black Americans as whites have also become infected with the coronavirus, according to the National Urban League...

Supreme Court Allows Rhode Island To Make Voting By Mail Easier Amid Pandemic

SUPREME COURT ALLOWS RHODE ISLAND TO MAKE VOTING BY MAIL EASIER AMID PANDEMIC

The state has agreed to suspend a requirement that mail-in ballots must be signed before two witnesses or a notary. The high court...

 
 
 
Joe Biden: For The Next 3 Months, All Americans Should Wear A Mask When Outside

JOE BIDEN: FOR THE NEXT 3 MONTHS, ALL AMERICANS SHOULD WEAR A MASK WHEN OUTSIDE

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee said every governor should mandate mask-wearing as a way to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

HOW THE MEDIA HANDLED THE SELECTION OF KAMALA HARRIS AS BIDEN'S RUNNING MATE

Kamala Harris is making history as the first Black woman and first Asian American to be nominated on a national ticket. Her identity...

 
 
 

KAMALA HARRIS' WAR AGAINST TRUANCY: WAS IT NECESSARY AND WHAT WENT WRONG?

NPR's Mary Louise Kelly talks with Molly Redden, a senior politics reporter with HuffPost, about Kamala Harris' years-long campaign...

U.S.-CHINA TRADE DISPUTE AFFECTS THE SEARCH FOR A NEW HEAD OF WTO

The ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute is spilling over into the search for a new head of the World Trade Organization. Candidates for...

 
 
 
Everyone Needs A Buddy. Even Sharks

EVERYONE NEEDS A BUDDY. EVEN SHARKS

Contrary to the image of sharks as lone predators, new research has found evidence that some species are social creatures, who return...

Breonna Taylor's Mother Awaits Criminal Charges: 'Every Day Is Still March The 13th'

BREONNA TAYLOR'S MOTHER AWAITS CRIMINAL CHARGES: 'EVERY DAY IS STILL MARCH THE 13TH'

"I absolutely expect there to be charges based on the evidence," said attorney Benjamin Crump, after Taylor's family met with Louisville's...

 
 
 
Women In Belarus Take To The Streets To Protest Post-Election Crackdown

WOMEN IN BELARUS TAKE TO THE STREETS TO PROTEST POST-ELECTION CRACKDOWN

Security forces have clashed with demonstrators since Sunday's election, which is widely viewed as fraudulent. Nearly 7,000 have been...

Trump Admits To Opposing Funding For Postal Service To Block More Voting By Mail

TRUMP ADMITS TO OPPOSING FUNDING FOR POSTAL SERVICE TO BLOCK MORE VOTING BY MAIL

President Trump told Fox Business Network that he plans to block additional funding and election assistance for the U.S. Postal Service...

 
 
 
After Devastating Derecho, Midwest Takes Stock Of The Damage

AFTER DEVASTATING DERECHO, MIDWEST TAKES STOCK OF THE DAMAGE

The storm system, called a derecho, flattened crops, toppled trees, and crumpled grain silos. Days later, communities are still assessing...

Here's How Republicans Are Boosting Kanye West's Presidential Campaign

HERE'S HOW REPUBLICANS ARE BOOSTING KANYE WEST'S PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN

A number of GOP figures have helped Kanye West file paperwork to appear on the ballot in several states as a third party presidential...

 
 
 
New Jobless Claims Dip Below 1 Million For First Time Since March

NEW JOBLESS CLAIMS DIP BELOW 1 MILLION FOR FIRST TIME SINCE MARCH

Initial unemployment claims had been above 1 million for 20 straight weeks. The total receiving unemployment also dipped last week,...

New Jobless Claims Dip Below 1 Million For First Time Since March

NEW JOBLESS CLAIMS DIP BELOW 1 MILLION FOR FIRST TIME SINCE MARCH

Initial unemployment claims had been above 1 million for 20 straight weeks. The total receiving unemployment also dipped to 28.3 million,...

 
 
 



President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump opposes postal money that would help vote-by-mail

President Trump also predicted, without providing evidence, that mail-in ballots would lead to widespread voter fraud in November. Read more ...

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

Discounts come as part of the company's 100th anniversary 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 ...

President Trump says UAE to open diplomatic ties with Israel

President Trump says UAE to open diplomatic ties with Israel

The announcement means that the UAE, which is home to the cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, would become the first Gulf Arab state to have ties to Israel. Read more ...

Biden: We Need a 3-Month Mask Mandate, Starting Now

Biden: We Need a 3-Month Mask Mandate, Starting Now

Joe Biden is calling for a nationwide protective mask mandate, citing health experts' predictions that it could save 40,000 lives from the coronavirus over the next three... Read more ...

DOJ: Yale Discriminates Against Asian American and White Applicants In...

DOJ: Yale Discriminates Against Asian American and White Applicants In Admissions

The Justice Department said its two-year investigation found that race is "the determinative factor in hundreds of admissions decisions each year." Yale categorically denies... 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 ...

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the...

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," aired a video on Thursday roasting Apple and its iconic "1984" television ad, after Apple yanked the game from the App Store. Epic... Read more ...

Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

Travis Kelce cashing in with huge extension from Chiefs

The Chiefs and star tight end Travis Kelce are reportedly closing in on an extension. According to multiple reports Thursday, the five-time Pro Bowler is about to ink a... Read more ...