When Donald Trump, the shamelessly self-promoting Manhattan businessman and reality TV star, descended the grand staircase in Trump Tower five years ago to declare his candidacy for president of the United States, the ...Read more
Making a mockery of an invented principle that just four years ago led them to stonewall an eminently qualified Supreme Court nominee for the better part of an election year, Senate Republicans have confirmed Amy Coney ...Read more
Like most Americans, I want to do what's best for our country. Yet lately, I find myself with few appealing choices about how to do that. As a social liberal and fiscal conservative, it's not clear that I have a place in ...Read more
DETROIT — Michigan Court of Claims Judge Christopher Murray issued a preliminary injunction Tuesday that effectively halts Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson's directive banning the open carry of guns near polling ...Read more
The Trump campaign's website was briefly hacked late Tuesday, with the culprits posting a typo-riddled message on the site threatening to release "evidence" of the president's "criminal involvement" in a supposed scheme to...Read more
Flying ranks below grocery shopping and eating in a restaurant when it comes to the risk of contracting COVID-19 in a public place, a new study claims.
It's all in the ventilation and the protocols, researchers at Harvard...Read more
More than 400 Western Union offices in Cuba will close their doors due to new embargo regulations imposed by the Trump administration, Fincimex, the Cuban military company that controls remittances to Cuba, said Tuesday.
MIAMI — If Haitian President Jovenel Moise thought his good relations with Washington would allow him to achieve what all Haitian presidents have wanted — to delay elections and change the country's constitution to his...Read more
NEW YORK — President Donald Trump longs for the days when Fox News was run by Roger Ailes, an ardent supporter of the former New York real estate mogul-turned-politician.
Seemingly displeased that the right-wing cable ...Read more
One week out in the presidential race, and the closing arguments for one of the most momentous elections in modern history are taking their final shape.
Many Americans have already made their choice, with record numbers ...Read more
MIAMI — A well-known Cuban exile journalist and writer is the star of a new Spanish-language political ad refuting accusations that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is a socialist.
The award-winning Cuban-...Read more
CHICAGO — Gov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday ordered new restrictions for the city of Chicago that will prohibit indoor dining and bar service and limit gatherings to 25 as of Friday.
The city has seen sustained increases in...Read more
The sudden appearance of a deadly new pathogen is always bad for the men and women who care for the afflicted, and a new report shows that the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 is no exception.
In a three-month period ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — Police were called dozens of times in recent months about problems at Walter Wallace Jr.'s home, and had responded twice on Monday to reports of disturbances at the West Philadelphia house before two ...Read more
DETROIT — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say they've had an unprecedented year with a 1,700% increase in marijuana seizures and 200% increase in seized firearms during the pandemic.
The seizures were ...Read more
LANSING, Mich. — President Donald Trump returned to battleground Michigan on Tuesday and so did his supporters' chants of "lock her up" about Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
About 35 minutes into the president's speech, he ...Read more
WARM SPRINGS, Ga. — With just one week until Election Day, Joe Biden campaigned into GOP-leaning Georgia on Tuesday to evoke the spirit of Franklin D. Roosevelt, making a trip that showcased both his confidence in the ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS — A leading literary and human rights organization said Tuesday that it is bestowing its annual Courage Award to the Minneapolis teenager whose video of George Floyd's killing by Minneapolis police was viewed...Read more
House Ways and Means Committee leaders introduced a long-awaited bipartisan collection of retirement savings incentives on Tuesday, building off another sweeping package enacted late last year.
The new proposal, intended ...Read more
NEW YORK — Keith Raniere, the leader of the sex cult within his controversial self-help organization NXIVM, was sentenced to 120 years in prison Tuesday.
The sentence, handed down as Raniere stood stoically, came at the...Read more
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