Posted: 2020-08-07 09:03:00
After the 2010 census, Republicans flipped 20 state legislative chambers, seizing control of mapmaking in many states. This year, Democrats are making sure they're mobilizing....
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:16
An African American family that traces its roots back to a woman who was enslaved by George and Martha Washington talks about keeping their history alive through annual family reunions....
News Brief: Stimulus Bill, Trump And TikTok, ...

News Brief: Stimulus Bill, Trump And TikTok, Contact Tracing Update


Congress negotiations over a new COVID-19 Stimulus bill are at a standstill. Trump issues Executive Orders going after Tiktok and WeChat. And, Contact tracing is not growing with US case cou...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:16
News Brief: Stimulus Bill, Trump And TikTok, Contact Tracing Update
Congress negotiations over a new COVID-19 Stimulus bill are at a standstill. Trump issues Executive Orders going after Tiktok and WeChat. And, Contact tracing is not growing with US case cou...
Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effecti...

Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S.


The president also issued an executive order aimed at cutting ties between the U.S. and the owner of the popular Chinese communications and social media app WeChat....
Posted: 2020-08-07 03:21:45
Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S.
The president also issued an executive order aimed at cutting ties between the U.S. and the owner of the popular Chinese communications and social media app WeChat....
Immigration Officials Unseal Indictments Rela...

Immigration Officials Unseal Indictments Related To Massive 2019 Raid


The unsealing follows a workplace raid last year, which led to the arrests of hundreds of suspected undocumented immigrants....
Posted: 2020-08-07 12:54:23
Immigration Officials Unseal Indictments Related To Massive 2019 Raid
The unsealing follows a workplace raid last year, which led to the arrests of hundreds of suspected undocumented immigrants....

Posted: 2020-08-07 09:03:00
After the 2010 census, Republicans flipped 20 state legislative chambers, seizing control of mapmaking in many states. This year, Democrats are making sure they're mobilizing....
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:16
An African American family that traces its roots back to a woman who was enslaved by George and Martha Washington talks about keeping their history alive through annual family reunions....
News Brief: Stimulus Bill, Trump And TikTok, ...

News Brief: Stimulus Bill, Trump And TikTok, Contact Tracing Update


Congress negotiations over a new COVID-19 Stimulus bill are at a standstill. Trump issues Executive Orders going after Tiktok and WeChat. And, Contact tracing is not growing with US case cou...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:16
News Brief: Stimulus Bill, Trump And TikTok, Contact Tracing Update
Congress negotiations over a new COVID-19 Stimulus bill are at a standstill. Trump issues Executive Orders going after Tiktok and WeChat. And, Contact tracing is not growing with US case cou...
Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effecti...

Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S.


The president also issued an executive order aimed at cutting ties between the U.S. and the owner of the popular Chinese communications and social media app WeChat....
Posted: 2020-08-07 03:21:45
Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S.
The president also issued an executive order aimed at cutting ties between the U.S. and the owner of the popular Chinese communications and social media app WeChat....
Immigration Officials Unseal Indictments Rela...

Immigration Officials Unseal Indictments Related To Massive 2019 Raid


The unsealing follows a workplace raid last year, which led to the arrests of hundreds of suspected undocumented immigrants....
Posted: 2020-08-07 12:54:23
Immigration Officials Unseal Indictments Related To Massive 2019 Raid
The unsealing follows a workplace raid last year, which led to the arrests of hundreds of suspected undocumented immigrants....

Posted: 2020-08-07 10:49:00
Congress is stalled in the latest round of stimulus talks, as they try to negotiate another round of pandemic relief payments. What are the economic consequences for Americans?...
Posted: 2020-08-06 09:00:00
As Congress debates whether to renew supplemental unemployment benefits for people thrown out of work by the pandemic, new research shows those benefits offer a critical boost for the U.S. e...
What 'Mulan's' Disney+ Premier...

What 'Mulan's' Disney+ Premiere Means For The Film Industry


Disney announced it would stream the live action Mulan film on Disney+. The movie industry has been watching Mulan as a bellwether for the reopening of theatrical business....
Posted: 2020-08-05 09:50:00
What 'Mulan's' Disney+ Premiere Means For The Film Industry
Disney announced it would stream the live action Mulan film on Disney+. The movie industry has been watching Mulan as a bellwether for the reopening of theatrical business....
Trump Administration Imposes Deadline For Tik...

Trump Administration Imposes Deadline For TikTok To Be Sold


The U.S. operation of video-sharing app TikTok is on the market. President Trump says the company that owns the app has to sell it by next month or he will ban it over national security conc...
Posted: 2020-08-04 09:03:00
Trump Administration Imposes Deadline For TikTok To Be Sold
The U.S. operation of video-sharing app TikTok is on the market. President Trump says the company that owns the app has to sell it by next month or he will ban it over national security conc...
Splashdown! SpaceX And NASA Astronauts Make H...

Splashdown! SpaceX And NASA Astronauts Make History


NASA and SpaceX are welcoming home two astronauts who splashed down safely in the Gulf of Mexico after several months on the International Space Station....
Posted: 2020-08-02 07:09:00
Splashdown! SpaceX And NASA Astronauts Make History
NASA and SpaceX are welcoming home two astronauts who splashed down safely in the Gulf of Mexico after several months on the International Space Station....

Posted: 2020-08-07 11:12:01
United duo Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood were also nominated alongside Trent Alexander-Arnold, Jack Grealish, Dean Henderson and Mason Mount....
Posted: 2020-08-07 10:52:13
Who are the emerging players in the NBA bubble? Our analysts pick their favorites....
Braves' Markakis opts back in, hits walk...

Braves' Markakis opts back in, hits walk-off HR


Nick Markakis, in his first game back since deciding to opt back into the season, hit a walk-off home run to beat the Blue Jays on Thursday....
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:48:56
Braves' Markakis opts back in, hits walk-off HR
Nick Markakis, in his first game back since deciding to opt back into the season, hit a walk-off home run to beat the Blue Jays on Thursday....
Yanks' Boone grumbles over Phils fans�...

Yanks' Boone grumbles over Phils fans' air horn


Fans aren't allowed inside Citizens Bank Park, but that didn't stop them from loudly supporting the Phillies against the Yankees the past two nights, with Yankees manager Aaron Boone questio...
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:48:56
Yanks' Boone grumbles over Phils fans' air horn
Fans aren't allowed inside Citizens Bank Park, but that didn't stop them from loudly supporting the Phillies against the Yankees the past two nights, with Yankees manager Aaron Boone questio...
Dame: Blazers' rise why I wanted playoff...

Dame: Blazers' rise why I wanted playoff chance


Portland has narrowed the gap on Memphis for the 8-seed in the Western Conference, pulling within a half-game with Thursday's win, and Damian Lillard said that's why he was adamant about hav...
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:48:56
Dame: Blazers' rise why I wanted playoff chance
Portland has narrowed the gap on Memphis for the 8-seed in the Western Conference, pulling within a half-game with Thursday's win, and Damian Lillard said that's why he was adamant about hav...

Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:00
Scientists, artists, thinkers, activists and journalists gather for meals and conservation in the new Amazon Prime show. "We have to sit at the table," says host Diego Luna....
Posted: 2020-08-06 07:26:00
Nuclear weapons have given Hollywood a host of dramatic plot possibilities, from the threat of nuclear war to wholesale destruction to over-the-top fireworks....
With 'Star Trek: Lower Decks,' A Ve...

With 'Star Trek: Lower Decks,' A Venerable Franchise Loosens Up


The animated series spoofs Trek with in-jokes and easter eggs and even if the gags aren't yet firing on all nacelles, the premise — Starfleet's D-listers — holds promise....
Posted: 2020-08-06 09:00:56
With 'Star Trek: Lower Decks,' A Venerable Franchise Loosens Up
The animated series spoofs Trek with in-jokes and easter eggs and even if the gags aren't yet firing on all nacelles, the premise — Starfleet's D-listers — holds promise....
With 'Star Trek: Lower Decks,' A Ve...

With 'Star Trek: Lower Decks,' A Venerable Franchise Loosens Up


The animated series spoofs Trek with in-jokes and easter eggs and even if the gags aren't yet firing on all nacelles, the premise — Starfleet's D-listers — holds promise....
Posted: 2020-08-06 09:00:56
With 'Star Trek: Lower Decks,' A Venerable Franchise Loosens Up
The animated series spoofs Trek with in-jokes and easter eggs and even if the gags aren't yet firing on all nacelles, the premise — Starfleet's D-listers — holds promise....
Philippine Journalist Maria Ressa: 'Jour...

Philippine Journalist Maria Ressa: 'Journalism Is Activism'


The documentary A Thousand Cuts focuses on how Ressa and her Rappler news organization navigate Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's attacks on the press. It will be released in the U.S. A...
Posted: 2020-08-06 09:00:30
Philippine Journalist Maria Ressa: 'Journalism Is Activism'
The documentary A Thousand Cuts focuses on how Ressa and her Rappler news organization navigate Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's attacks on the press. It will be released in the U.S. A...

Posted: 2020-08-07 01:06:00
Kelsey Leonard was taught we are born with a deep connection to water and a duty to protect it. But today, she says, most of us have lost that connection—and the world is suffering because...
Posted: 2020-08-07 01:06:00
Flint, Michigan is the site of one of the worst ongoing water crises in recent U.S. history. Artist LaToya Ruby Frazier has spent years capturing the stories of life living with toxic water....
Colette Pichon Battle: How Can We Prepare For...

Colette Pichon Battle: How Can We Prepare For The Next Hurricane Katrina?


Sea level rise will displace millions by 2100 — and the Louisiana bayous, where Colette Pichon Battle lives, may disappear entirely. She describes how we can avert the worst when disaster ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 01:06:00
Colette Pichon Battle: How Can We Prepare For The Next Hurricane Katrina?
Sea level rise will displace millions by 2100 — and the Louisiana bayous, where Colette Pichon Battle lives, may disappear entirely. She describes how we can avert the worst when disaster ...
Long Road To Recovery: Hiring Slows In July, ...

Long Road To Recovery: Hiring Slows In July, As U.S. Employers Add 1.8 Million Jobs


U.S. employers added 1.8 million jobs in July, down from 4.8 million the month before. The unemployment rate inched down to 10.2%....
Posted: 2020-08-07 12:35:59
Long Road To Recovery: Hiring Slows In July, As U.S. Employers Add 1.8 Million Jobs
U.S. employers added 1.8 million jobs in July, down from 4.8 million the month before. The unemployment rate inched down to 10.2%....
Congress Fails To Reach Agreement On New COVI...

Congress Fails To Reach Agreement On New COVID-19 Relief Bill


Congress is stalled in the latest round of stimulus talks, as they try to negotiate another round of pandemic relief payments. What are the economic consequences for Americans?...
Posted: 2020-08-07 10:49:00
Congress Fails To Reach Agreement On New COVID-19 Relief Bill
Congress is stalled in the latest round of stimulus talks, as they try to negotiate another round of pandemic relief payments. What are the economic consequences for Americans?...

Posted: 2020-08-07 01:37:33
Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) took a census of stellar eggs in the constellation Taurus and revealed their evolution state. This census helps rese...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:00:00
President Trump issues an executive order barring "any transaction" with TikTok's parent company ByteDance Ltd. NPR's David Greene speaks with James Griffiths, author of "The Great Firewall ...
Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effecti...

Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S.


The president also issued an executive order aimed at cutting ties between the U.S. and the owner of the popular Chinese communications and social media app WeChat....
Posted: 2020-08-07 03:21:45
Trump Signs Executive Order That Will Effectively Ban Use Of TikTok In the U.S.
The president also issued an executive order aimed at cutting ties between the U.S. and the owner of the popular Chinese communications and social media app WeChat....
NASA's Maven observes Martian night sky ...

NASA's Maven observes Martian night sky pulsing in ultraviolet light


Vast areas of the Martian night sky pulse in ultraviolet light, according to images from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft. The results are being used to illuminate complex circulation patterns in the...
Posted: 2020-08-06 07:36:14
NASA's Maven observes Martian night sky pulsing in ultraviolet light
Vast areas of the Martian night sky pulse in ultraviolet light, according to images from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft. The results are being used to illuminate complex circulation patterns in the...
Why shaving dulls even the sharpest of razors...

Why shaving dulls even the sharpest of razors


Engineers have studied the simple act of shaving up close, observing how a razor blade can be damaged as it cuts human hair -- a material that is 50 times softer than the blade itself. They ...
Posted: 2020-08-06 07:36:00
Why shaving dulls even the sharpest of razors
Engineers have studied the simple act of shaving up close, observing how a razor blade can be damaged as it cuts human hair -- a material that is 50 times softer than the blade itself. They ...

Posted: 2020-08-07 02:09:43
American employers added 1.8 million jobs last month, down from 4.8 million in June....
Posted: 2020-08-07 12:38:46
Dozens of people are moved from an area below a weakened Mont Blanc glacier....
Sri Lanka election: Rajapaksa brothers tighte...

Sri Lanka election: Rajapaksa brothers tighten grip on power


Brothers transform expected win into stunning rout of the opposition, writes Anbarasan Ethirajan....
Posted: 2020-08-07 11:46:29
Sri Lanka election: Rajapaksa brothers tighten grip on power
Brothers transform expected win into stunning rout of the opposition, writes Anbarasan Ethirajan....
Italian Wine Windows Open During Pandemic, Br...

Italian Wine Windows Open During Pandemic, Bringing Back Bubonic Plague Tradition


Businesses in Italy are beginning to sell wine and other drinks out of small pint-sized holes. The tradition dates back to the 1600s during the bubonic plague pandemic....
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:40:31
Italian Wine Windows Open During Pandemic, Bringing Back Bubonic Plague Tradition
Businesses in Italy are beginning to sell wine and other drinks out of small pint-sized holes. The tradition dates back to the 1600s during the bubonic plague pandemic....
Cheeky boar leaves nudist grunting in laptop ...

Cheeky boar leaves nudist grunting in laptop chase


Photos of a naked Berlin man chasing a wild boar to get his stolen laptop back go viral....
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:33:34
Cheeky boar leaves nudist grunting in laptop chase
Photos of a naked Berlin man chasing a wild boar to get his stolen laptop back go viral....