A Voting Rights Battle in a School Board ‘Coup’

For Black residents of Sumter County, the fight for representation echoed the civil rights era. For…

Parents of 545 Children Separated at the Border Cannot Be Found

A new report shows hundreds of cases in which migrant children were taken from their families,…

2020 Live Election Updates: Biden Says Trump ‘Ripped Babies From Their Mothers’ Arms’ Amid New Details of Family Separations

Barack Obama will campaign for Joe Biden today in Philadelphia as President Trump holds a rally…

2020 Live Election Updates: Obama, Biden’s Not-So-Secret Weapon, Will Hit the Campaign Trail

The former president will campaign for Joe Biden today in Philadelphia as President Trump holds a…

Stimulus Deal May Hang on State Aid: Live Updates

The easiest part of the labor market’s recovery is likely behind us, a Fed governor says.…

Biden Has Narrow Lead in Iowa, and Senate Race Is Tight, Poll Shows

The latest New York Times/Siena College poll shows President Trump struggling in a state he won…

Around Atlanta, Many White Suburbanites Are Sticking With Trump

Nationwide, such voters are tilting toward Biden. But in Georgia, the president’s law-and-order message seems to…

Worried About Covid-19 in the Winter? Alaska Provides a Cautionary Tale

The state is seeing record case numbers, adding to evidence that the virus is poised to…

The Pandemic’s Real Toll? 300,000 Deaths, and It’s Not Just From the Coronavirus

A C.D.C. analysis finds that overall death rates have risen, particularly among young adults and people…

Belching Cows and Endless Feedlots: Fixing Cattle’s Climate Issues

The United States is home to 95 million cattle, and changing what they eat could have…