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The words “Black Lives Matter” are now everywhere. But while activists acknowledge the size and scope of recent protests, their lives inform their doubts. “At the end of the day, they’re going back to their house and their suburb and they’re insulated."
Puerto Rico's primary election on Sunday was described as "dysfunctional" after many ballots failed to be delivered to polling places. The head of the electoral commission is under pressure to resign.
Large retail chains are abandoning New York, a sign of how badly the pandemic has hurt the city’s economy. With astronomical rents, no tourists and few commuters, “there’s no reason to do business in New York,” said one restaurant executive.
A Georgia prosecutor plans to bring the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, an unarmed black man, before a grand jury
When she was in sixth grade, Sandra Parks wrote an award-winning essay about gun violence and crime in her hometown, Milwaukee. On Monday, she was fatally shot when someone outside fired a gun at her home and a stray bullet went into her bedroom.
U.S. health insurance premiums could increase as much as 40% next year if the coronavirus pandemic results in millions of Americans needing hospital stays, a new analysis warns
Protesters march up Seventh Avenue in New York City, following the grand jury decision in Ferguson.