Democracy Dies in Darkness
Itamar Ben-Gvir, right, an Israeli lawmaker and head of the far-right Jewish Power party, argues with a Palestinian man in East Jerusalem. (AFP/Getty Images)
A confluence of factors — some decades old, others more immediate — has contributed to the escalating conflict.
Gov. Larry Hogan (R) also said the indoor mask mandate will be lifted when 70 percent of Maryland adults have received one dose of vaccine, expected by Memorial Day weekend.
A judge found prosecutors had proven beyond a reasonable doubt four of five aggravating factors in Floyd’s killing that they argued should result in a tougher prison sentence.
From left, chief political correspondent Dana Bash, anchor Jake Tapper and Univision's Ilia Calder on the CNN set in Washington last year. (Mande Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
Under network president Jeff Zucker, CNN’s once studiously neutral team now calls out politicians, shares their feelings and occasionally cries on air. It doesn’t seem to hurt ratings.
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Over the past five years, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) shifted from touting her bipartisan record to her loyalty to former president Donald Trump.
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Rep. Liz Cheney’s ouster from GOP leadership shows how far we’ve come in the whitewashing of Jan. 6. These three videos tell the story.
The term “cancel culture” has been distorted for months, rendering it effectively meaningless. But by the definitions of cancel culture warriors, they just canceled Cheney.
Mourners carry the body of Iraqi anti-government activist Ehab al-Wazni during his funeral at the Imam Hussein Shrine in Karbala, Iraq, on May 9. (Mohammed Sawaf/AFP/Getty Images)
The killings take place in public, but no prosecutions follow. Activists blame groups linked to Iran.
The limits of Israel’s normalization of ties with a handful of Arab states is already on view.
Amid spiraling violence sparked by clashes in Jerusalem, a familiar sound has returned to southern Israel: the blare of rocket sirens and the explosions of Iron Dome interceptors.
The World Health Organization report stopped short of holding countries and leaders to account. The experts said that the rules on emerging infectious threats are inadequate, that the WHO could have acted faster and that many governments ignored warnings.
The restrictions landed on a public in no mood for more rules.
The microscopic chip parts — there are 25.4 million nanometers in an inch — could lead to improvements across virtually every electronic device that includes them since smaller components tend to equal faster performance and lower energy use.
The pop is driven by federal stimulus checks and vaccinations that kick-started demand for goods and services before supply could catch up.
People gather at the site of a collapsed building in the aftermath of Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City on Tuesday. (Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images)
Footage of a collapsing apartment building and rockets streaking through the night sky quickly reached a worldwide audience.
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