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Democrats hold $30 million ad advantage in battle for Senate control

Democrats hold $30 million ad advantage in battle for Senate control

Democrats in crucial Senate races across the country are swamping the airwaves with ads in the furious battle for control of the chamber, far outpacing Republican spending as their party grows more bullish about their prospects for retaking the majority. In battleground states nationwide, Democratic candidates and outside groups have been inundating the air with…MORE

Covid-19 testing: A spike in demand, a delay on results

Covid-19 testing: A spike in demand, a delay on results

As Covid-19 cases in the US spike, some states, labs and public health departments are warning that turnaround times for diagnostic testing have slowed. The challenges, which stem in part from persistent obstacles in the test supply chain, underscore that while overall US testing capacity has multiplied, the nation’s health system still struggles in some…MORE

New Hampshire’s GOP governor defends Trump’s rally — but isn’t attending

New Hampshire’s GOP governor defends Trump’s rally — but isn’t attending

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu assured reporters Tuesday that President Donald Trump’s upcoming rally in the state could be pulled off safely and without a mandatory mask order, even as he was unlikely to attend himself. “We’ve treated all gatherings in the state, from the time the pandemic began to today, the same, whether they…MORE

What we learned from Mary Trump’s damning portrait of her uncle

What we learned from Mary Trump’s damning portrait of her uncle

Seeking to prevent nothing less than the “end of American democracy,” Donald Trump’s niece Mary lays out a long and twisted saga of mind games and family drama in a new book her family attempted to block. “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man” presents a damning portrait…MORE

A man was fatally shot while walking with his 6-year-old daughter in the Bronx

A man was fatally shot while walking with his 6-year-old daughter in the Bronx

A man was shot dead while walking and holding his 6-year-old daughter’s hand in the Bronx, police said. The New York Police Department (NYPD) on Monday released surveillance footage of the shooting, which occurred on July 5, on Twitter. The video shows a man, identified by police as 29-year-old Anthony Robinson, crossing the street hand-in-hand…MORE

Eagles’ DeSean Jackson apologizes after posting anti-Semitic quote

Eagles’ DeSean Jackson apologizes after posting anti-Semitic quote

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson has apologized for a series of anti-Semitic Instagram posts over the weekend, one of which included a quote about Jews falsely attributed to Adolf Hitler. Jackson posted a passage to his Instagram Story that claimed to quote Hitler in saying that Black people were “the real Children of Israel,”…MORE

MLB unveils 60-game season set to begin July 23

MLB unveils 60-game season set to begin July 23

Major League Baseball released its 2020 season schedule on Monday. Every team will play a 60-game schedule entirely against teams in their own geographic region to limit travel. The season will open on July 23 with a pair of games. The defending World Series champion Washington Nationals will host the New York Yankees at 7:08…MORE

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