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FEDERAL WORKERS ARE RETURNING TO THE OFFICE. SOME MEMBERS OF CONGRESS SAY THEY SHOULDN'T BE

Senators representing Maryland and Virginia will send a letter Thursday warning against premature reopenings.

TRUMP WHO? SENATE GOP CANDIDATES IN TIGHT RACES AVOID ANY MENTION OF THE PRESIDENT IN CAMPAIGN ADS

In their campaign ads back home, it's as if the unpopular incumbent president doesn't exist, as Republicans choose instead to highlight...

 
 
 

BIDEN RELEASES $700 BILLION PLAN TO SPUR AMERICAN ECONOMY

Joe Biden announces Thursday a plan to spur American products and research, part of a shift in both parties away from free trade and...

CAMPAIGN FOR SENATE HOPEFUL FROM N.H. USES PHOTO TRICKERY TO HOODWINK REPORTERS

Don Bolduc fought in Afghanistan in 2001, but he was not part of the 12-man team of "horse soldiers" lionized in a Hollywood movie

 
 
 

MLS MAKES ITS TROUBLED RETURN, AS ORLANDO CITY AND INTER MIAMI OPEN LEAGUE TOURNAMENT

The league creaked back to activity with a tournament that, for the group stage, will double as the regular season - and perhaps its...

STEPHEN JACKSON SAYS DESEAN JACKSON IS ‘SPEAKING THE TRUTH,' ADDS ANTI-SEMITIC CLAIMS OF HIS OWN

The racial justice activist and former NBA player supported the Eagles wide receiver but also praised Louis Farrakhan while furthering...

 
 
 

STANFORD TO DISCONTINUE 11 SPORTS PROGRAMS FOLLOWING 2020-21 ACADEMIC YEAR

Historically known for its diverse array of varsity teams and success in many nonrevenue sports, Stanford has seen have 20 national...

MYSTICS' ELENA DELLE DONNE, TINA CHARLES DON'T TRAVEL TO FLA., COULD MISS 2020 SEASON

Delle Donne, the reigning MVP, and Charles, the 2012 MVP acquired in an offseason trade, have been placed in the WNBA's medical evaluation...

 
 
 

AS ECONOMY REELS UNDER CORONAVIRUS SPREAD, TRUMP AND MEXICAN LEADER TOUT START OF THREE-NATION TRADE PACT

The event served as a reminder that the president had hoped to cruise to reelection behind a strong economy - a strategy dashed as...

IVY LEAGUE WON'T HOLD SPORTS THIS FALL, BECOMING FIRST D-I CONFERENCE TO SUSPEND FOOTBALL SEASON

The Ivy League's decision could set the path for other conferences mulling similar options.

 
 
 

AS SPORTS LEAGUES SET TO RESUME, ‘I CAN'T WAIT' HAS TURNED TO ‘WE SURE ABOUT THIS?'

Dawn of a new season should mean anticipation. This year, it means bracing for impact.

THE NATIONALS, USED TO SPITTING AND SUNFLOWER SEEDS, HAVE A NEW WAY TO KICK THEIR HABITS: MASKS

Players will not be allowed to spit or touch their faces in 2020. Wearing a mask in training could help them remember that.

 
 
 

TRUMP IS MAKING IT HARDER AND HARDER TO ESCAPE BLAME ON THE CORONAVIRUS

In recent days, Trump has more explicitly sought to override health officials - and appears to have succeeded when it comes to reopening...

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION OFFICIALS DOWNPLAY GUIDANCE FROM HEALTH EXPERTS AS THEY PUSH TO REOPEN SCHOOLS

After President Trump called recommendations for safely reopening schools “very tough & expensive,” other officials stressed that the...

 
 
 

A REDSKINS NAME CHANGE WOULD BE COSTLY AT FIRST, BUT IT COULD END UP AS A LUCRATIVE MOVE

Experts say there are big costs associated with a sports franchise makeover, but also revenue opportunities if fans support the change.

TRUMP HAS TRIED TO CLAIM DEMOCRATS WANT TO ELIMINATE POLICE. AMERICANS AREN'T BUYING IT

Even two-thirds of Republicans reject the idea that "defund the police" means eliminating police entirely.

 
 
 

WHAT ILHAN OMAR ACTUALLY SAID ABOUT ‘DISMANTLING' SYSTEMS IN THE U.S. GOVERNMENT

Republicans and conservative media allege Omar called for the dismantling of the entire U.S. political and economic system. That's...

SUPREME COURT AFFIRMS ‘MINISTERIAL EXCEPTION' THAT PROTECTS RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS FROM SOME LAWSUITS

The court ruled 7-2 that two teachers at Catholic schools in California could not contest their firings in federal court. One alleged...

 
 
 

AFTER RAILING AGAINST FEDERAL SPENDING, GOP LAWMAKERS, CONSERVATIVE GROUPS BENEFIT FROM SMALL BUSINESS LOANS

Groups that call for smaller government found they needed federal help to stay afloat

LIBERALS WANT MORE FROM BIDEN THAN AN ANTI-TRUMP MESSAGE

“I think it's dangerous to set as the main protagonist of your campaign somebody other than yourself,” one activist said.

 
 
 



‘Glee' actress Naya Rivera is missing after renting a boat with 4-year-old...

‘Glee' actress Naya Rivera is missing after renting a boat with 4-year-old son in Lake Piru

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Country band Lady A files suit against Black singer with same name

Country band Lady A files suit against Black singer with same name

Country group Lady A, which dropped the word “Antebellum,” from their name because of the word's ties to slavery, has filed a lawsuit against a Black singer who has performed... Read more ...

Health official says Trump rally in Oklahoma is 'likely' source of virus...

Health official says Trump rally in Oklahoma is 'likely' source of virus surge there

Although masks were provided to rally goers, there was no requirement that participants wear them, and most didn't. Read more ...

President Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

President Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools don't reopen

Reopening schools "is important for the children & families," President Donald Trump said on Twitter. "May cut off funding if not open!” Read more ...

'What a hero': Passerby uses Ring security camera to let family know their...

'What a hero': Passerby uses Ring security camera to let family know their home was on fire

The Ware family was gone for the Fourth of July when a fire broke out in their garage. Read more ...

Ivy League calls off fall sports, including football, for its 8 schools

Ivy League calls off fall sports, including football, for its 8 schools

The decision affects all sports for the group of schools happening before Jan. 1. Read more ...

Bed Bath & Beyond to close 200 stores over the next two years

Bed Bath & Beyond to close 200 stores over the next two years

The company said it lost 49% of net sales during March, April and May of this year compared to sales last year. Read more ...

Australia halts Hong Kong extradition agreement, expands visa program

Australia halts Hong Kong extradition agreement, expands visa program

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United sending layoff notices to nearly half of US employees

United sending layoff notices to nearly half of US employees

United Airlines will send layoff warnings to 36,000 employees - nearly half of its U.S. staff. Read more ...

SF Lawmaker: CAREN Act 'Is the CAREN We Need'

SF Lawmaker: CAREN Act 'Is the CAREN We Need'

A San Francisco lawmaker wants to deploy "CAREN" against people making racially motivated calls to 911. Supervisor Shamann Walton introduced the ordinance Wednesday, calling it... Read more ...