2020 presidential election

Report: Chesapeake Bay grade remains at B- for 2020

Report: Chesapeake Bay grade remains at B- for 2020

2 minutes ago   |   WBALTV

The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science gives the Chesapeake Bay and watershed report card a B minus for 2020.
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Wisconsin seniors ripped coach Greg Gard in secret recording: 'We don't have a relationship'

Wisconsin seniors ripped coach Greg Gard in secret recording: 'We don't have a relationship'

4 minutes ago   |   Sporting News

The Wisconsin basketball team's seniors had issues with Greg Gard during the 2020-21 season. Those problems became public after a recording of a team meeting with Gard and the...
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Special session in Texas raises expectations of voting fight

8 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

AUSTIN, Texas - Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Tuesday ordered lawmakers back to work in July, raising expectations of another attempt to pass new voting restrictions...
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House will form new committee to investigate Jan. 6 attack

8 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told Democratic colleagues on Tuesday that she is creating a new committee to investigate the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol...
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Five Choices? New Yorkers Take a New Voting Method in Stride

14 minutes ago   |   NY Times

New York City voters used a ranked-choice voting system for the first time in a mayoral race on Tuesday.
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Maybe the Democrats Don't Care That Much About Voting Rights, After All

20 minutes ago   |   The New Republic   |   3 articles

Speaking to reporters about the For the People Act, the Democrats' signature voting rights bill , in March, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer made it clear that the measure...
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EURO 2020, live! How to watch Slovakia v. Spain, Sweden v. Poland; schedule, odds

24 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

EURO 2020 will be one heck of a show this summer, as games are being played in cities across Europe to celebrate the 60th anniversary.
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Biden's hopes for an Iran deal now are beyond surreal

Biden's hopes for an Iran deal now are beyond surreal

32 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The Obama administration's 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran was dangerous and foolish, yet with the “election” of a hard-liner - and mass killer - as Iran's next president, Team...
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NRSC to launch ad slamming Hassan for backing public financing provision of For the People Act

NRSC to launch ad slamming Hassan for backing public financing provision of For the People Act

44 minutes ago   |   WMUR

The National Republican Senatorial Committee plans to waste no time attacking New Hampshire U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan after she joined her Democratic colleagues Tuesday in voting...
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GOP Senators Use Filibuster To Block Debate On Democrats' Election Bill

50 minutes ago   |   Forbes   |   2 articles

Sen. Joe Manchin said the outcome won't change his stance on the filibuster, arguing 'we need it to protect democracy.'
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Former Penn State player Carl Nassib is first active NFL player to come out...

Former Penn State player Carl Nassib is first active NFL player to come out as gay

Carl Nassib, a defensive end for the Las Vegas Raiders, took to his Instagram page to make the announcement. Read more ...

Naquin's 3-run homer in 9th gives Reds 10-7 win over Twins

Naquin's 3-run homer in 9th gives Reds 10-7 win over Twins

Tyler Naquin went 4 for 4 with a three-run home run that broke a ninth-inning tie right after the ragged Cincinnati bullpen lost a five-run lead, and the Reds beat the... Read more ...

Harlem Globetrotters ask to become NBA franchise in open letter

Harlem Globetrotters ask to become NBA franchise in open letter

The Harlem Globetrotters want in on the NBA's expansion plans. Read more ...

Mass. reaches Gov. Baker's goal of fully vaccinating 4.1 million

Mass. reaches Gov. Baker's goal of fully vaccinating 4.1 million

The news comes on the same day that the mass COVID-19 vaccination site at Boston's Hynes Convention Center is closing. Read more ...

More than 10 officers killed, 4 missing from ambush in Burkina Faso, West Africa

More than 10 officers killed, 4 missing from ambush in Burkina Faso, West Africa

At least 11 officers were killed Monday during an ambush in violence-plagued Burkina Faso. Four other officers are still missing from a police unit. Read more ...

U.S. seizes Iranian news sites under unclear circumstances

U.S. seizes Iranian news sites under unclear circumstances

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - American authorities took down a range of Iran's state-linked news websites under unclear circumstances on Tuesday, the U.S. and Iran said, a move... Read more ...

Red Sox call up prospect acquired in Mookie Betts trade

Red Sox call up prospect acquired in Mookie Betts trade

Connor Wong, a 25-year-old catcher, is making his first appearance on an active major league roster while filling in for injured backup catcher Kevin Plawecki. Read more ...

Chicago expands in-home vaccinations to residents 12 and up; offering $50...

Chicago expands in-home vaccinations to residents 12 and up; offering $50 Grubhub gift card

CHICAGO - Chicago health officials announced Tuesday that its in-home vaccination program has been expanded to residents 12 and up. Additionally, those who get vaccinated will... Read more ...

Amazon warehouse destroys 130,000 unsold items per week: report

Amazon warehouse destroys 130,000 unsold items per week: report

An Amazon warehouse in Scotland reportedly destroys millions of unsold products every year, according to undercover footage and anonymous employees at the facility. British... Read more ...

Psaki: The fight for voting rights 'is not over'

Psaki: The fight for voting rights 'is not over'

As the Democrats' expansive elections and voting bill headed for all but certain rejection late Tuesday in a key Senate test vote, the White House insisted the fight for voting... Read more ...