Democrats voted to adopt the bill without any Republican support after a more than 24-hour session. It will now fall to the House next week to consider the sweeping package once again before it can become law.
Locals in Linden, N.C., were startled when the Asatru Folk Assembly arrived, intent on preserving “ethnic European folk.” “It’s appalling,” Bishop Hope Morgan Ward, who leads the United Methodist Church in North Carolina, said recently. “But we have no control over it."
Many young activists and Black leaders want Vice President Harris to be their champion inside a White House headed by a 78-year-old White man and his longtime advisers. That puts her in a painfully sensitive position as she seeks to build a bridge to a new, more diverse generation of Democrats.
U.S. officials say there is no sign that federal agencies or major defense contractors have been hacked, but they fear it could cripple many small and midsize businesses and state and local government agencies.
The Washington Post and the Partnership for Public Service are tracking nominees for roughly 800 of those 1,250 positions, including Cabinet secretaries, chief financial officers, general counsels, ambassadors and other critical leadership positions.
The Saudi crown prince faces possible crimes against humanity charges as the German justice system considers some crimes so grave — such as genocide and war crimes — that impunity and territorial restraints on prosecutions should not apply.
A month after the House oversight subcommittee released a report on the prevalence of arsenic and lead in major baby food brands, the FDA takes the first steps to establishing legal limits on toxic heavy metals.
Jan Blachowicz earned a unanimous decision in a UFC 259 showdown that went the full five rounds, defending his light heavyweight title and spoiling Israel Adesanya’s bid to become the fifth “champ-champ” in UFC history.
Only two Big Ten games were played last season before the rest of the event was scuttled by the coronavirus pandemic. The tournament returns this year — but in a decidedly different form. Here’s what you need to know.