unread news
unread news
Cops called on Bernie backers after bullhorn protests at officials’ homes
The late-night tactics at private residences come as Sanders' opponents are increasingly calling out his supporters' behavior.
U.S., South Korea postpone annual military drills due to coronavirus
South Korea reported 21 cases of a new coronavirus in its military and the U.S. military reported one case among its 28,500 troops in South Korea.
The White House Shouldn't Downplay Coronavirus
Trump's typical confidence and occasional downplaying of the threat continued the occasional discordant messaging that has come from the administration.
1 h
Trump’s CDC chief faces increasingly harsh scrutiny
Early missteps on coronavirus, lack of a consistent message make the nation's disease-fighting agency a focus of criticism.
2 h
Trump puts Pence in charge of coronavirus response
Trump cited Pence’s experience as governor of Indiana as qualifying him to spearhead the growing threat of the global outbreak.
2 h
Trump backers see a coronavirus conspiracy
CDC official who raised fears turns out to be Rod Rosenstein’s sister, setting off MAGA-world alarms.
3 h
Anti-Medicare for All ad campaign launches in South Carolina
The spots are aimed at thwarting Bernie Sanders’ momentum.
3 h
Obama to TV stations: Take down misleading Biden attack ad
The ad is the latest in a string of Republican efforts designed to torpedo Biden.
3 h
U.S. isn’t ready to detect stealth coronavirus spread
A faulty CDC test has slowed mass screening capacity.
3 h
The Middle East’s Future of Perpetual Pandemics
As outbreaks like coronavirus shift from “black swan” events to regular occurrences, globalization may reverse. It won’t be pretty.
4 h
Federal court tosses conservatives' First Amendment suit against YouTube
YouTube is not a "state actor" bound by the First Amendment, the court ruled.
4 h
Republicans look to squeeze Dems with vote on Bernie's Cuba comments
House GOP leaders hope to put vulnerable Democrats in a tough spot.
4 h
Warren calls on Trump admin to explain why infected Americans allowed to return to U.S.
“The process by which this decision was reportedly made is troubling,” she writes.
4 h
Brad Parscale briefs GOP senators on plan to expand Trump's map
The Trump campaign manager said Minnesota and New Mexico are being targeted
4 h
Trump’s coronavirus conflict: Displaying credibility vs. calming voters and investors
The spread of coronavirus to 37 nations is presenting a managing and messaging challenge for the Trump administration unlike any other crisis over the past three years.
5 h
Louisiana GOP Rep. Ralph Abraham announces he won't seek reelection
"The decision to serve only three terms as a member of the House is one that I made six years ago," he said.
5 h
Trump campaign’s plan to woo black voters: Retail stores
The centers will distribute pamphlets and sell merchandise, including hats and sweatshirts embroidered with the word “woke.”
5 h
Trump campaign sues New York Times for libel
The campaign accused the Times of harboring “extreme bias against and animosity."
5 h
'It is never too late to do the right thing': House passes federal anti-lynching bill
"Lynching was a blot on the history of America,” says Steny Hoyer.
6 h
Buttigieg gets $100K infusion in California from LGBTQ group
6 h
API hires S-3 Group
Schumer calls for investigation into Grenell — New partners at Mercury
7 h
Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight
New York-based court upholds immigration-enforcement conditions on grants to police, but 3 other courts have differed
7 h
ABC News suspends journalist over 'socialist' remarks in Project Veritas sting
The video appears to show David Wright and one of his producers criticizing the network’s political coverage.
7 h
Biden announces 'six figure' Super Tuesday ad campaign
Biden's small ad buy is dwarfed by his main competitors' spending.
8 h
DNC to brief House Dems on role of superdelegates as primary enters crucial stretch
If no presidential candidate enters the convention with enough delegates to win the nomination, lawmakers could play kingmaker.
9 h
House Dems fear last-minute move by Lofgren jeopardizes FISA renewal
"If we don’t take this opportunity to reform the FISA process we are missing an opportunity," Zoe Lofgren says.
9 h
NTSB investigators again slam Tesla, regulator
Coronavirus response hectic, expensive for DHS — Senate Democrats launch effort to revamp FAA plane certification
Bipartisan rebuke over border funding grab
Military takes new steps to shield troops from coronavirus — Defense world begins to worry about Sanders
NLRB releases business-friendly joint employer rule
Trump judicial pick called inequality 'natural' — Wolf: H-2B cap decision coming soon
Candidates attack Trump on coronavirus
Romney, Scott call for coronavirus czar — Senate rebuffs anti-abortion bills