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Arts Jun 15How this campaign is renewing its push to keep America’s 21 lesbian bars afloat
A new documentary opens with a startling statistic: There were at least 200 lesbian bars, at their peak, in the late 1980s. Today, 21 remain.
World May 03India’s COVID-19 crisis is far from over, and vaccines alone won’t help. Here’s why
The COVID-19 crisis in India shows little sign of slowing down. As death tolls and infections skyrocket, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership is under increasing political pressure and scrutiny. The country is short on vaccines, and other life-saving supplies like…
Politics Sep 29WATCH: What voters think of Trump and Biden’s first debate
Watch Amna Nawaz’s discussion with voters from across the country from 11 to 11:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Sept. 29.
Nation May 13WATCH: Florida governor urges virus tests for long-term care, hospitals
“This is just a fact of life when you have a virus like this that...directs most of its fury to the very elderly,” Gov. Ron DeSantis said.
Nation Apr 09WATCH: Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves give coronavirus update
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves is set to hold a press conference providing an update on his state's response to the novel coronavirus.
Arts Mar 17The show must go on! If you’re isolated at home, watch these performances
From Joe’s Pub in New York City to the Vienna State Opera, audiences can livestream a myriad of shows from across the globe without jeopardizing anyone’s health during this unusual moment of social isolation.
Science Feb 28How a California startup aims to prove it could launch orbital rockets on a daily basis
Astra’s launch is part of a tech innovation challenge from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense.