Trump Insists Schools That Open, But Teachers Aren't So Sure
President Donald Trump has made his position clear: “SCHOOLS MUST OPEN IN THE FALL!!!” he tweeted Monday. As Covid-19 surges in parts of the U.S., many teachers aren't convinced.
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White House Wants Stimulus by August Recess With $1 Trillion Cap
The White House wants Congress to pass another stimulus package by the first week in August, before lawmakers head home for their annual summer recess, and to keep the cost at...
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Protective gear for medical workers begins to run low again
The personal protective gear that was in dangerously short supply during the early weeks of the coronavirus crisis in the U.S. is running low again as the virus resumes its...
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The Daily 202: America is in the middle of a child-care crisis
Congress has yet to pass significant legislation to specifically aid the child-care industry.
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‘It's something we're looking at': Pompeo floats ban on TikTok
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday revealed the Trump administration is considering banning Chinese social media applications including TikTok, the popular short...
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Inside U.S. Virus Bailout: Trump Ties, Investors, Uneven Data
Companies with ties to President Donald Trump surfaced in a list of virus relief recipients Monday, as did more than 88,000 loans for religious organizations, a number of...
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Republicans in danger of losing huge portion of their female senators
Senate Republicans could lose nearly half of the women currently in their caucus come November after recently making painstaking gains - the latest potential blow to the party...
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'Life and death': Congress pressed to rescue struggling Black-owned businesses
Lawmakers negotiating the next small-business rescue package are facing mounting pressure to direct more aid to minority employers who are hurting the most during the pandemic...
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War on terror survives Rand Paul's attempt to end it
It seems quaint to note in the summer of 2020 that America's global war on terror will soon enter the last year of its second decade. Yet it's not something that the junior...
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Amazon, Facebook, Apple, Google CEOs to Testify to House July 27
The chief executive officers of Amazon.com Inc., Facebook Inc., Alphabet Inc. and Apple Inc. will testify on July 27 before a congressional panel investigating competition in...
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ICE's New Rules on Foreign Students Called 'Horrifying'
International students will be forced to leave the US or transfer to another college if their schools offer classes entirely online this fall, under new guidelines issued...
It's primary day in New Jersey. Here are 5 things to watch
New Jersey holds an unprecedented primary election on Tuesday, with most voters likely to cast their ballots through the mail because of the coronavirus pandemic. The state's...
Tammy Duckworth Unloads On Tucker Carlson Over His Ugly Attack On Democrats
The Fox News host claimed that Democrats including Duckworth - who lost both her legs in combat in Iraq - hate America.
States can punish 'faithless' electors, Supreme Court rules
The Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that states are free to remove and punish presidential electors who break with their pledges to support designated candidates. Advocates...
As COVID-19 Cases Surge, Fauci Says U.S. Is Still 'Knee-Deep' In First Wave
Dr. Anthony Fauci said the U.S. is in a "serious situation" that needs to be addressed immediately as states experience surges in coronavirus cases.
Roger Stone asks appeals court to keep him from prison
President Donald Trump's longtime political adviser Roger Stone is mounting a last-ditch bid to get a federal appeals court to put off the 40-month prison sentence he is facing...
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms tests positive for Covid-19
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms of Atlanta, who is reportedly on Joe Biden's vice presidential short list, said on Monday that she had tested positive for coronavirus. “COVID-19 has...
Donald Trump Attacks NASCAR Driver Bubba Wallace For Noose 'Hoax'
Authorities made no accusations whatsoever about a hoax. That didn't stop Trump from asking Wallace to apologize.
Branches Pressure Esper for Confederate Flag Ban
A draft policy circulated by Pentagon leaders would ban the display of the Confederate flag in Defense Department workplaces or public areas by service members and civilian...
Huntsman loses GOP primary in Utah
Utah Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox has defeated former Gov. Jon Huntsman for the GOP nomination for governor, ending Huntsman's comeback bid in the Republican primary. The Associated...