Month: May 2022

Conservatives fume over tech industry’s ‘shadow docket’ play

Conservatives fume over tech industry’s ‘shadow docket’ play

Progressives outraged over the use of the Supreme Court’s emergency “shadow docket” to resolve legal fights over issues like abortion…

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National Dems are calling in a new communications expert: Eric Adams

National Dems are calling in a new communications expert: Eric Adams

NEW YORK — When New York City Mayor Eric Adams was asked whether he sees a place for himself on…

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Potential candidates flood incumbent-free New York House race — including de Blasio

Potential candidates flood incumbent-free New York House race — including de Blasio

NEW YORK — A Manhattan and Brooklyn Congressional district with no incumbent is turning into a campaign free-for-all. Hours after…

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Is the center shrinking in the Democratic primaries?

Is the center shrinking in the Democratic primaries?

Pennsylvania Democratic congressional candidate, state Rep. Summer Lee, talks to the press in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. | Nate Smallwood/Bloomberg via Getty…

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<div>Georgia's Latino population keeps growing. Why are there so few in office?</div>

Georgia’s Latino population keeps growing. Why are there so few in office?

Not so long ago, Jerry Gonzalez remembers, it was hard to find even one Latino running for office in Georgia….

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The pro-abortion rights, former Obama adviser Republican running for New York governor

The pro-abortion rights, former Obama adviser Republican running for New York governor

JOHNSTOWN, N.Y. — New York Republicans spent years being rejected by Harry Wilson, a corporate consulting executive who repeatedly demurred…

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<div>Opinion | How the Buffalo Massacre Proves There’s No 'Great Replacement'</div>

Opinion | How the Buffalo Massacre Proves There’s No ‘Great Replacement’

The victims of the gunman who opened fire in a Buffalo grocery store were shopping on what should have been…

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The problem of global energy inequity, explained by American refrigerators

The problem of global energy inequity, explained by American refrigerators

Getty Images The average fridge in the US consumes more electricity in a year than an average person in dozens…

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Portugal’s Costa in Kyiv for talks on aid, EU accession

Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa arrived in Kyiv on Saturday morning, where he will sit down with Ukrainian President Volodymyr…

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Russia halts gas supply to Finland

Russia’s Gazprom on Saturday shut off gas exports to Finland, marking an escalation in tensions between the two countries following…

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Crypto assets are ‘worth nothing,’ says ECB’s Christine Lagarde

FRANKFURT — European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde is making no bones about her feelings toward the value of crypto…

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EU countries prepare to pressure Commission to renegotiate coronavirus vaccine contracts

EU countries prepare to pressure Commission to renegotiate coronavirus vaccine contracts

Polish officials are preparing a letter asking the Commission to redraw its current coronavirus vaccine procurement agreements after an informal…

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EU countries prepare to pressure Commission to renegotiate coronavirus vaccine contracts

4 things to watch as countries meet for the World Health Assembly

The pivotal meeting in the global health calendar starts Sunday with representatives from health ministries around the world descending on…

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G7 agrees pact to improve future pandemic responses

The G7 member countries agreed Friday to ramp up their capabilities to fight future pandemics. “This pandemic will not be…

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<div>Britain’s Tory Party Is Using the Law to Advance an Antidemocratic Agenda</div>

Britain’s Tory Party Is Using the Law to Advance an Antidemocratic Agenda

The Tories pushed through a wave of antidemocratic laws last month. The government was able to implement the legislation —…

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Title 42, the controversial Trump-era border policy, explained

Title 42, the controversial Trump-era border policy, explained

A child in a shelter for refugee migrants from Central and South American countries seeking asylum in the United States,…

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