Kanye West qualifies as presidential candidate in…

Rapper Kanye West has qualified to appear on Arkansas' ballot in November as an independent presidential candidate

Biden Picks Sen Kamala Harris

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US contractor told Lebanese port official of…

American officials say a U.S. government contractor expressed concerns about the security of volatile chemicals stored in a Beirut port facility about four years before the explosions last week that killed dozens and injured thousands

Biden Announces Sen Kamala Harris as VP Running…

Biden Announces , Sen Kamala Harris as VP Running Mate. Biden announced Harris as his running mate for the 2020 U.S. Presidential election via text message and email to his supporters. Joe Biden here. Big news: I’ve chosen Kamala Harris as my running mate. Together, with you, we’re going to beat Trump, Joe Biden, via Text. The CA Senator is the both the first Black woman and person of Indian descent to be nominated by a major political party for a national office. Harris, 55, is the fourth woman to be named for a major party's presidential ticket. She ran against Biden in the Democratic primary, and emerged as a vocal supporter once her own nomination chances diminished. Harris has been considered a front runner for the Democratic vice presidential nomination. The daughter of immigrant academics, Harris has been a rising star of the Democratic party for nearly 20 years

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The Latest: Sarah Palin offers running mate…

Former Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin is congratulating Kamala Harris on the historic nature of being selected as Joe Biden’s running mate — and offering some advice on how best to fill the role

Voter Registration Is Up

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Lack of body cameras fuels suspicion in Chicago…

The Chicago Police Department is facing new questions about accountability after acknowledging that officers who shot a Black man were not wearing body cameras

Elite public schools in Virginia, elsewhere seek…

Officials in several states are considering major changes to the way the nation's top-rated public high schools admit students

Trump says he might give his Republican…

Prime Minister Hassan Diab Steps Away

In a televised address on Monday, Lebanon’s Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced that he and his cabinet had decided to “take a step back.”

Ruling keeps NCAA from limiting some athlete…

A court decision the NCAA says will hurt college sports by allowing student-athletes to be paid “vast sums” of money will go into effect

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Facebook: Pandemic hurt enforcement on suicide…

The COVID-19 pandemic impacted Facebook's ability to remove harmful and forbidden material from its platforms, the company said Tuesday

Gandhi's Auction

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What's keeping Washington from a virus deal…

Hopes are fading for quick agreement on a huge coronavirus relief bill

Trump's path to winning Pa. runs through small…

Federal report highlights key ways to prevent…

The Justice Department is highlighting a number of actions school officials should take to increase safety, including improving mental health resources, monitoring social media accounts and improving physical security measures

People Want More Guns

The pandemic has shifted minds.

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Appeals court seems wary of ordering dismissal of…

A federal appeals court in Washington appears inclined to let a judge decide on his own whether to grant the Justice Department’s request to dismiss the criminal case against former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn

Police face new lawsuit, probes after Elijah…

The Colorado attorney general has announced a civil rights investigation into the suburban Denver police department whose officers used a chokehold on Elijah McClain before the 23-year-old Black man died last year