Latest from Ben Guarino
As the nation faces a pandemic, financial catastrophe and massive social justice protests, it is suddenly also confronting a spike in violence in some of its major cities. 
  • Jul 6, 2020
Few places are more patriotic than Texas, where festivities will be dampened by rising coronavirus cases.
  • Jul 3, 2020
Takelia Hill found herself in a suburban Detroit parking lot, staring into the muzzle of a gun, as the white woman aimed her weapon at Hill and yelled to move back.
  • Jul 2, 2020
Demonstrators had occupied a space around a police precinct for weeks.
  • Jul 1, 2020
The bill marked an extraordinary turnaround for a state that held onto its flag since 1894.
  • Jun 30, 2020
Governors order bars closed as some local officials and experts claim the states reopened too soon.
  • Jun 26, 2020
The planets are so close that a new generation of telescopes should be able to scrutinize them for potential chemical signatures of a living world.
  • Jun 25, 2020
A new elevator etiquette emerges: Wear masks. Use a knuckle or an object to press the buttons. Don’t speak.
  • Jun 22, 2020
These vaccine trials would be unlike any others: Researchers would inject healthy volunteers with an experimental vaccine and then expose them to the coronavirus.
  • Jun 15, 2020
But many states have not hired and trained enough people to do the job of tracking infections.
  • Jun 14, 2020