At issue was the Trump administration’s decision to expand the types of organizations that could opt out of providing cost-free access to contraceptive care and the extent to which the government should create exemptions for religious employers and others who assert moral objections.
The event served as a reminder that the U.S. president had hoped to cruise to reelection behind a strong economy — a strategy dashed as tens of millions of Americans have been forced out of work since March.
Beijing saw an opportunity this year, with the coronavirus pandemic and Black Lives Matter protests taking up much of the attention of other countries. But China has wanted to exert more control for quite awhile.
More than three months after the Federal Reserve announced a new effort to shore up the economy aimed at small and medium-size businesses, only one of the nation’s largest banks has joined the $600 billion loan program.
The 19-year-old woman said she was wearing a hijab and mask when she ordered a beverage. Target said the incident “was not a deliberate act but an unfortunate mistake that could have been avoided with more clarification.”
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) said the state would open every precinct and early voting center while arming election workers with protective equipment. He also said he will ask the Board of Elections to send an application to vote by mail to all eligible voters.
The female figure, also known as the South’s "Vindicatrix," towered above the Jefferson Davis monument. The statue was among the latest to fall in the former capital of the Confederacy in the week since Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney (D) ordered their removal.
The team’s name should have been changed long ago — not because of or despite any polls — but because real people were standing up to say that it was offensive and they were tired of being used as mascots.
Who can travel to Europe? Who can’t? How long will the ban last? Can I get a refund for my airline ticket if I cancel? And is there a way around any of these restrictions? Many of the answers depend on how long it takes the U.S. to control covid-19.