NAACP LDF Lawsuit: Trump Violated Voting Rights Act

The NAACP Legal Defense Fund filed a federal lawsuit on behalf of Black Michigan voters against President Donald Trump and his campaign Friday, accusing both of violating the Voting Rights Act. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Washington, argued that Trump is pressuring election officials not to certify votes in Michigan based on […]

Market ‘tug-of-war’ with Covid-19 may limit downside, $7.2B money manager says

Money manager Kevin Nicholson believes downside is limited for the S&P 500 through next month. Nicholson, who's co-chief investment officer of global fixed income at RiverFront Investment Group, blames the market's "tug-of-war" with Covid-19 news. "When we announce new vaccines, the market tends to rally," Nicholson told CNBC's "Trading Nation" on Wednesday. "However, the market […]

Top GOP pol accuses Pelosi of seeking 'special treatment' with salon visit; California gov mum on backlash

Nancy Pelosi visits San Francisco hair salon despite pandemic closure Pelosi claims she didn’t know it was illegal; William La Jeunesse reports. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., on Wednesday accused Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., of seeking “special treatment” during a recent visit to a San Francisco hair salon, despite local ordinances keeping them shuttered amid […]

Police Critics Secure Some Gains In 11th Day Of Racial Justice Protests

For the 11th straight day, thousands gathered in cities across the nation to protest racism and police brutality, sparked by the May 25 killing of George Floyd, a Black man, in Minneapolis.  In Brooklyn, New York, a large crowd of protesters gathered outside a federal jail where a Black man with the same last name […]

UK bus firms call for £1bn aid to maintain vital services

Britain’s bus operators have called for the government to provide £1bn in urgent aid to maintain critical services, as passenger numbers fall away because of the coronavirus. The numbers travelling have fallen by more than half outside London, with a loss of £50m a week in revenues, according to operators, and are expected to drop […]

Trump administration touts policy wins in annual report

Trump: This is truly an incredible time for America President Trump discusses the successful economy since his presidency started during a Keep America Great rally in Phoenix, Arizona. The U.S. economy continues to outperform expectations across a number of areas, according to the annual Economic Report of the President. Continue Reading Below That report along […]