Covid-19: U.S. Breaks Daily Record With Over 99,000 New Cases as Surge Quickens

Nearly two dozen states are reporting their worst weeks ever for new cases. The S&P 500…

Trump Is Said to Set Aside Career Intelligence Briefer to Hear From Advisers Instead

For weeks, the director of national intelligence has taken over a job usually done by an…

Lil Wayne, Latest Rapper in Trump’s Orbit, Sees Backlash Over Photo

Following Kanye West, 50 Cent and Ice Cube before him, the rapper faced criticism on social…

After a Summer of Racial Reckoning, Race Is on the Ballot

The coronavirus and battered economy are focal points in national campaigns. But in many local elections,…

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…

In Miami-Dade County, Younger Cuban Voters Offer Opening for Trump

Newer Cuban immigrants who previously had little engagement in American politics have started to identify as…

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…

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

The former president campaigns for Joe Biden today in Pennsylvania, where President Trump held a rally…

False Political News in Spanish Pits Latino Voters Against Black Lives Matter

On family WhatsApp groups and in Spanish-language media, misinformation paints 2020 as a zero-sum game.

Donald Trump Is Losing His Touch. So Is the TV Producer Who Shaped His Image.

Mark Burnett helped turn Donald Trump into a national figure with “The Apprentice.” But since 2016,…