This North Carolina city is the birthplace of George Floyd, whose death ignited national protests over police abuse and long-standing racial inequities. As protests have grown here, the city has also become home to a clash between the urgent demands of younger activists pushing for swift change and the careful pragmatism of their elders.
As coronavirus case numbers rise and the economic crisis continues, will Congress offer more relief? The awkward struggle for Republican lawmakers who support mandating masks, contradicting President Trump. And elevator etiquette during a pandemic.
House Democrats included language in a federal funding bill ordering the removal of statues of those who participated in the Confederate Army or government as well as people with unambiguous records of racial intolerance.