The NCAA had contested a lower-court ruling that would allow colleges to offer greater academic-related perks to Division I football and men’s and women’s basketball players — benefits such as scholarships for graduate degrees, paid postgraduate internships and equipment related to education.
A new economic era has arrived, and it features greater worker power, higher housing costs and very different ways of doing business. Policymakers are also contending with inflation and how Americans will react to high rates.
Protesters and advocates say they’re seeing the revival of a familiar tactic from the country’s long civil conflict: disappearances. According to the attorney general’s office, 84 remain unaccounted for.
The attacks may have derived from a dispute between rival groups over territorial control of the area and dominance over illicit operations including drug trafficking and human trafficking, an official said.
The Democratic senator from West Virginia is the focal point of the White House and lawmakers seeking to steer the fate of legislation to address U.S. democracy, taxes, police brutality and climate change.
As the nation celebrates Juneteenth, Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) has introduced a bill to establish a federal memorial on the Georgetown waterfront commemorating the hundreds of kidnapped Africans believed to have arrived there in the mid-1700s.