Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Champion Of Gender Equality, Dies At 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg here in her chambers during a 2019 interview with NPR's Nina Totenberg died on Friday at the age of 87. Shuran Huang/NPR Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the d… [+20525 chars]

Emails show top HHS official and Trump ally intimidating CDC official

(CNN)A close ally of President Donald Trump who was serving as a top official in the Department of Health and Human Services repeatedly sent complaints about how the US Centers for Disease Control an… [+4550 chars]

Ari Fleischer derides 'terrible journalism' in CNN's town hall with Biden

CNN's town hall with former Vice President Joe Biden was an example of "terrible journalism" and showed they were in the tank for the Democratic nominee, former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleisc… [+1239 chars]

Firefighter dies battling California wildfire sparked by gender-reveal party

A firefighter died battling the California wildfire that was sparked by pyrotechnics at a gender-reveal party and could lead to criminal charges, authorities said Friday. The firefighter, whose name… [+4125 chars]

Hours after U.S.-Canada border closure extended to Oct. 21, Trump says it 'opening pretty soon'

By Reuters Staff OTTAWA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said border restrictions between Canada and the United States because of the novel coronavirus pandemic would be lifted pret… [+2151 chars]

Coronavirus presents risk for about half of school employees, study finds

About half of school employees are at risk for contracting coronavirus, according to a study. A group of researchers found that up to 51% of all school employees in the United States met criteria es… [+3897 chars]

US Bans WeChat, TikTok Citing National Security

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China Sends Warning to U.S. and Taiwan With Aerial Drill

Mr. Krach met with Taiwans president, Tsai Ing-wen, at a dinner on Friday night. Drew Thompson, a former Pentagon official overseeing China policy who is now a professor of public policy at the Nati… [+860 chars]

McConnell Condemns Democrats for Voicing Concerns About Election Security in Letter

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell accused Democrats of "partisan hysteria" for expressing repeated concerns about election security. McConnell sent a strongly worded letter to Senate Democratic… [+2981 chars]

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Extends Vote By Mail Deadline, Allows Drop Boxes

Benjamin Graff, center, and his son Jacob Graff, 19, drop off their mail-in ballots for the Pennsylvania primary election, in Philadelphia, on June 2, 2020. The state Supreme Court affirmed Thursday … [+4487 chars]