Republicans have blocked a bid to allow voters standing in line to be given water
Mellman: Changing pandemic politics
With a nationally mobilized public that exhibits a low tolerance for death and a high tolerance for government spending, the politics of pandemics changed.
Vote to oust Liz Cheney puts spotlight on House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy, a Trump loyalist
Rep. Liz Cheney angered Kevin McCarthy, a staunch Trump ally, over her criticisms of the former president and his false claims of election fraud.
Researchers' new best friend? Robot dog gets to work
Deep underground in eastern France, a four-legged bundle of energy named Scar steps gingerly through vast caverns, loaded with sensors for taking measures in places where humans might fear to tread. Scar can also enter and inspect areas that are hard...
Bioservo's robotic 'Ironhand' could protect factory workers from injuries
Working in a factory can mean doing the same task over and over, which could lead to chronic injury. A battery-powered glove from Swedish company Bioservo could help workers by taking some of the strain.
Serious failures in global Covid response - report
An independent review calls the international response to the pandemic a 'toxic cocktail'.
House Oversight Committee chair says 'government was unprepared' for Capitol riot
U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., will testify Wednesday that the "federal government was unprepared" for the Jan. 6 insurrection on the United States Capitol.
Refi rates on May 12, 2021: Rates dip
Attorney General Garland, DHS chief Mayorkas to testify about domestic extremism threat
UK government plan to toughen voter ID rules draws criticism
Diplomatic Push to End Israel-Gaza Fighting Builds as Toll Rises
Erica Hernandez Update As Missing Woman's SUV Found in Pond
Teen cheerleader found dead in Florida woods died of ‘sharp force trauma by stabbing,’ police say
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‘Biden’s America’ — GOP hits jump in gas prices, unemployment, illegal crossings
Exchange Over ‘Purity’ of Vote Puts Texas G.O.P. Firebrand in Spotlight
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First Thing: UN warns of ‘full-scale war’ amid Israel-Gaza violence
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Op-Ed: California must fix its school inequality...