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Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Michigan, is calling for the release of eligible inmates during the COVID-19 pandemic to prevent them from contracting the virus while in custody. She says mass incarceration unfairly plagues communities of color.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told the White House press corps Thursday that President Trump supports Americans wearing masks to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
President Donald Trump says the positive jobs report Thursday shows the U.S. economy is “roaring back” from the coronavirus and is the result of "a lot of talent."
"The Outpost," which depicts the Battle of Kamdesh in Afghanistan in 2009, endured a fraught production with the sudden death of the director's son before filming and star Scott Eastwood breaking his ankle.
Actor says "Justice League" director Joss Whedon was "abusive"; Australian court upholds Geoffrey Rush's defamation payout; Prince Harry stresses need to tackle institutional racism.
An 8-foot tall whipping post was removed from a Delaware county courthouse square Wednesday after activists said it was a reminder of racial discrimination. Alleged criminals were tied to the post and whipped until 1952.
Here's the latest for Thursday, July 2nd: Congress members demand Russia-Afghanistan intelligence answers; Coronavirus spreading quickly in India; California shuts down bars & museums; Delaware removes its last whipping post.
Petitions have circulated for years to rename the Edmund Pettus Bridge for Rep. John Lewis. But some residents of Selma, Alabama are critics of the bid to rename the bridge where voting rights marchers were beaten on Bloody Sunday in 1965.
A change in how Houston area hospitals report intensive care unit capacity during the coronavirus pandemic has drawn criticism from the top two locally elected officials who question if the medical facilities are being fully transparent.
Highlights of this day in history: Continental Congress votes to break away from Britain; Civil Rights Act signed; Amelia Earhart disappears; President James Garfield shot; Author Ernest Hemingway commits suicide; Actor Jimmy Stewart dies.
A three-story building collapsed in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday. New York City Fire Department and emergency services determined there was no one in the building at the time of the collapse.
Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks says the circumstances around deciding the next NBA league champ are so challenging with players competing in a bubble that no asterisk will be needed for whoever wins the championship.
Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan said efforts by police and other city personnel to clear the 'occupied' protest zone were needed after the recent deaths of two people and the weeks-long presence of protesters left streets and businesses closed.
In an interview with Fox Business Network, President Donald Trump, called intelligence assessments on Russian bounties to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan a “hoax."
San Francisco police will stop releasing the mug shots of people who have been arrested unless they pose a threat to the public. Police Chief Bill Scott says the new policy is aimed at stopping the spread of negative stereotypes of minorities.
New York City's restaurants won't be opening for indoor dining as planned next week as officials slowed down the city's phased reopening, citing a spike in cases in other states where it's allowed.
A massive statue of Gen. Stonewall Jackson was removed from Richmond, Virginia's famed Monument Avenue amid cheers Wednesday afternoon, hours after the city's mayor gave the order to take down all Confederate monuments on city land.
Here are the top stories for Wednesday, July 1st: Trump administration defends itself on Russian bounties; Seattle police break up "occupied protest zone"; NYC delays indoor dining due to pandemic; SpaceX launches GPS satellite.
Miriam A. Hyman had no reservations joining Showtime's "The Chi" even though its original star, Jason Mitchell, was fired due to misconduct claims from co-star Tiffany Boone who eventually left the show. Hyman, whose rap moniker is Robyn Hood, als...