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Politics May 20Mother of Trayvon Martin announces run for local office
The mother of the unarmed black teen who was shot dead by a neighborhood watch volunteer in Florida in has formally announced her candidacy to run for local office.
Politics May 20Judge rules against Trump in records dispute with Congress
A federal judge in Washington has ruled against President Donald Trump in a financial records dispute with Congress. Judge Amit Mehta's ruling says Trump cannot block the House subpoena of financial records.
Nation May 20FCC chairman backs T-Mobile-Sprint deal in key endorsement
Ajit Pai said he agreed to back the deal because the two companies had promised the government they would take steps to expand mobile internet access in rural areas and help the rollout of 5G.
Nation Nov 27U.S. officials defend using tear gas on migrants. Here’s a close look at their claims
The U.S. has continued to dismiss criticism over its use of tear gas on a group of asylum-seekers in Tijuana, saying the “chaotic” weekend of border clashes were “predicted” by President Donald Trump and immigration officials.
World Aug 105 things you likely didn’t know about Guam
Despite coming to the center of attention in recent days, Guam remains a relatively isolated island known for little more than its U.S. military port.
World Aug 04The last race for Usain Bolt, the fastest man alive
Usain Bolt, the world’s fastest man alive, will sprint for the last time at the Word Athletics Championships in London.
Nation Jul 31Los Angeles will host 2028 Summer Olympics
Los Angeles will host the 2028 Summer Olympics and Paris will have 2024, the International Olympic Committee announced Monday.
Health Jul 26What a new study teaches us about football and brain disease
Weeks before the NFL season begins, new research reminds us of the physical cost of America’s most popular sport.
World Jul 11Paris and Los Angeles poised to host upcoming Summer Olympics
Los Angeles and Paris are poised to host the Summer Olympics within the upcoming decade, the International Olympic Committee unanimously said Tuesday.
Nation Jun 16What the first black woman’s NCAA Division I singles win means for tennis
That victory made Minor, who was unseeded, the first black tennis player -- man or woman -- to win a Division I singles title since 1965.