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Nominee Won't Be at Democratic Convention

NOMINEE WON'T BE AT DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION

Speakers-including Joe Biden-will no longer be traveling to the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee, officials say. Organizers,...

State Department inspector general resigns after less than three months in job

STATE DEPARTMENT INSPECTOR GENERAL RESIGNS AFTER LESS THAN THREE MONTHS IN JOB

State Department inspector general Stephen Akard has resigned less than three months after President Donald Trump fired the previous...

 
 
 
Biden Turns Trump's Most Callous Comment About Coronavirus Against Him In New Ad

BIDEN TURNS TRUMP'S MOST CALLOUS COMMENT ABOUT CORONAVIRUS AGAINST HIM IN NEW AD

The president's insensitive dismissal of the COVID-19 death toll comes back to bite him in the Biden campaign video.

Conservative Kris Kobach Projected To Lose Kansas GOP Senate Primary

CONSERVATIVE KRIS KOBACH PROJECTED TO LOSE KANSAS GOP SENATE PRIMARY

Trump ally and former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was defeated by Rep. Roger Marshall, calming Republican leaders' worst...

 
 
 
Progressive Challenger Cori Bush Unseats Rep. Lacy Clay In Missouri

PROGRESSIVE CHALLENGER CORI BUSH UNSEATS REP. LACY CLAY IN MISSOURI

The “Squad” is about to get bigger.

Progressive challenger Cori Bush beats Rep. Lacy Clay in primary

PROGRESSIVE CHALLENGER CORI BUSH BEATS REP. LACY CLAY IN PRIMARY

Liberal challenger Cori Bush defeated Rep. Lacy Clay in a primary for Clay's St. Louis-based House seat on Tuesday - a seismic loss...

 
 
 
Progressive Activist Cori Bush Projected To Oust Longtime Missouri Rep. Lacy Clay

PROGRESSIVE ACTIVIST CORI BUSH PROJECTED TO OUST LONGTIME MISSOURI REP. LACY CLAY

Rep. William Lacy Clay has represented the state's 1st Congressional District, around St. Louis, since 2001.

Kris Kobach Loses Kansas GOP Senate Race, To Republican Relief

KRIS KOBACH LOSES KANSAS GOP SENATE RACE, TO REPUBLICAN RELIEF

Rep. Roger Marshall will still face a competitive general election against Democrat Barbara Bollier.

 
 
 
Husband Of L.A. District Attorney Charged With Pulling Gun On Protesters

HUSBAND OF L.A. DISTRICT ATTORNEY CHARGED WITH PULLING GUN ON PROTESTERS

David Lacey, husband of L.A. D.A. Jackie Lacey, was charged on Tuesday with pointing a gun at Black Lives Matter members who demonstrated...

EU countries offer support after Beirut blast

EU COUNTRIES OFFER SUPPORT AFTER BEIRUT BLAST

Scores were killed and thousands injured by a massive explosion in Beirut on Tuesday. The cause of the explosion is not yet known but...

 
 
 
China spat may be threatening Canada's bid to get early access to leading COVID-19 vaccine: experts

CHINA SPAT MAY BE THREATENING CANADA'S BID TO GET EARLY ACCESS TO LEADING COVID-19 VACCINE: EXPERTS

Canada's first big push for a COVID-19 vaccine may be falling victim to sour relations with Beijing, as Chinese officials continue...

NYC Health Commissioner Resigns After 'Disappointment' With Coronavirus Response

NYC HEALTH COMMISSIONER RESIGNS AFTER 'DISAPPOINTMENT' WITH CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

Dr. Oxiris Barbot announced her departure on Tuesday in an email to the mayor that criticized his handling of her department.

 
 
 
Cross-border steel worker forced to choose between job and kids wins COVID-19 ruling

CROSS-BORDER STEEL WORKER FORCED TO CHOOSE BETWEEN JOB AND KIDS WINS COVID-19 RULING

The steel worker crossed the border every day, driving from his home in Michigan to his job on the other side of St. Marys River in...

Twitter Collectively Loses Its Mind Over Trump's Insane Interview With Axios: ‘I CAN'T BELIEVE THIS IS REAL!!'

TWITTER COLLECTIVELY LOSES ITS MIND OVER TRUMP'S INSANE INTERVIEW WITH AXIOS: ‘I CAN'T BELIEVE THIS IS REAL!!'

Axios released Jonathan Swan's full interview with President Donald Trump on Monday night, and political audiences were completely...

 
 
 
Smile more? Some critics see sexism in debate over Biden VP

SMILE MORE? SOME CRITICS SEE SEXISM IN DEBATE OVER BIDEN VP

The debate over Joe Biden's running mate has recently ticked through a familiar list of stereotypes about women in politics.

Free Coronavirus Testing in Roxbury

FREE CORONAVIRUS TESTING IN ROXBURY

ROXBURY, MA. - AUGUST 3: A nurse with the Whittier Street Health Center performs a COVID-19 test on Corey Brown of Roxbury in the parking...

 
 
 
The U.S. Health Care System Is Designed To Fail When It's Needed Most

THE U.S. HEALTH CARE SYSTEM IS DESIGNED TO FAIL WHEN IT'S NEEDED MOST

When the economy goes bad, coverage gets even harder to keep. More than 20 million could become uninsured this year.

Women in media: The 19th is the newest women-based publication to focus on gender, politics

WOMEN IN MEDIA: THE 19TH IS THE NEWEST WOMEN-BASED PUBLICATION TO FOCUS ON GENDER, POLITICS

The 19th is a women-based, nonprofit newsroom that reports on topics such as gender, politics and policy.

 
 
 
After Undermining Postal Service, Trump Claims It's Not Ready For Mail-In Voting

AFTER UNDERMINING POSTAL SERVICE, TRUMP CLAIMS IT'S NOT READY FOR MAIL-IN VOTING

The president made more unfounded claims criticizing mail-in voting, which more Americans are expected to use amid the coronavirus...

Trump Says TikTok Sale Can go Through But Only if the US Gets a Cut

TRUMP SAYS TIKTOK SALE CAN GO THROUGH BUT ONLY IF THE US GETS A CUT

WASHINGTON - After days of whiplash over the future of TikTok, President Donald Trump said he would allow an American company to acquire...