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What Virginia gun rally says about future of Second Amendment rights
Beyond Second Amendment rights, the pro-gun rally planned for Monday in Richmond, Virginia, is about changes in demographics and cultural attitudes.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:43:40 -0500)

How one 'Jersey girl' created a space for Muslim millennials
As a N.J. teenager, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh started a blog to counter anti-Muslim bullying. Now, she's on the Forbes "30 under 30" list of top achievers.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:13:31 -0500)

MLB sign-stealing scandal spreads: N.Y. Mets manager fired
After only two months on the job, Carlos Beltrán has been fired over a MLB report that implicated him for cheating while with the Astros.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:04:01 -0500)

Respect vs. humiliation: What pushes Trump to leave the Mideast
Presidents Trump and Obama, two men who could hardly be more different, arrived at the same conclusion about the Mideast: The U.S. needs to leave.
(Fri, 17 Jan 2020 10:42:34 -0500)

Parnas says 'President Trump knew exactly what was going on'
Lev Parnas delivered accusations against the president in a TV interview Wednesday. The White House office violated federal law, says the GAO.
(Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:03:24 -0500)

Virginia to become crucial 38th state to ratify ERA
The Virginia House and Senate approved the proposed Equal Rights Amendment, but whether it will become the 28th Amendment is still unclear.
(Thu, 16 Jan 2020 10:57:00 -0500)

Will 2020 be the year Iowa loses its clout? Or will it matter more than ever?
With its first-in-the-nation caucuses, Iowa has played a major role in selecting Democratic nominees in recent decades, to the consternation of some.
(Thu, 16 Jan 2020 10:42:00 -0500)

As Roberts enters fray, legacy of judicial independence at stake
John Roberts is about to spend more time in the spotlight than he ever has since confirmed in 2005. At stake: the legacy of his beloved Supreme Court.
(Wed, 15 Jan 2020 17:39:00 -0500)

Trump impeachment and the Parnas papers: Three questions
The U.S. impeachment drama has taken a fresh turn with the release of new documents provided by Lev Parnas. What role will they play in Senate trial?
(Wed, 15 Jan 2020 17:11:06 -0500)

In one revolutionary language, a community taps the power of touch (video)
When a group of deaf-blind people realized ASL didn’t work for their community, they created a language that embraced one of their strengths: touch.
(Wed, 15 Jan 2020 16:18:00 -0500)

House votes to send impeachment articles to Senate
The third impeachment trial in American history is set to start Thursday.
(Wed, 15 Jan 2020 14:40:48 -0500)

As Democrats grow more secular, N.H. clergy press candidates on values
A group of New Hampshire faith leaders is trying to get a sense of what’s in candidates’ hearts, and focus the political dialogue on shared values.
(Wed, 15 Jan 2020 13:28:20 -0500)

Alex Cora leaves Red Sox after earlier cheating exposed
The Red Sox manager's firing is the latest in a crackdown on cheating in Major League Baseball. He led the Red Sox to a World Series title in 2018.
(Wed, 15 Jan 2020 12:40:16 -0500)

House turns over new documents for upcoming impeachment trial
Speaker Nancy Pelosi has named House prosecutors for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial as new information comes to light.
(Wed, 15 Jan 2020 12:33:22 -0500)

House votes Wednesday to begin Trump's impeachment trial
The House will vote on Wednesday to send the impeachment articles to the Senate as Republicans stand divided over the terms of the trial.
(Tue, 14 Jan 2020 11:46:00 -0500)

In 2020, parents weigh how to talk politics
In an election year, adults in the U.S. are increasingly having to decide when and how much to talk about candidates and issues with young people.
(Tue, 14 Jan 2020 11:09:29 -0500)

Inside one Michigan city’s fight to save its schools
Officials in Benton Harbor are emphasizing community engagement – an approach that could become a template for other troubled districts.
(Mon, 13 Jan 2020 16:32:42 -0500)

Cory Booker ends White House bid low in polls
The departure of the New Jersey Senator leaves a field that was once the most diverse in history with just one African American candidate.
(Mon, 13 Jan 2020 16:06:55 -0500)

How political tribalism is leading to more political hypocrisy
It’s easy to find examples of political hypocrisy (especially of the other side), but sometimes it’s just a misunderstanding of another’s views.
(Fri, 10 Jan 2020 16:35:43 -0500)

Pelosi to send impeachment articles for Senate trial 'soon'
Three weeks after the president was impeached on charges of abuse and obstruction, Speaker Pelosi may break the standoff with Senate Republicans.
(Fri, 10 Jan 2020 12:23:18 -0500)

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