Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Tags Breaking news: politics

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Trump signs measure to provide extra $400 in weekly unemployment benefits

Workers displaced by the coronavirus pandemic will be eligible for an additional $400 per week of unemployment benefits under one provision of a series...

Former GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain dies after battle with coronavirus

Herman Cain, a former presidential hopeful who was once considered by President Donald Trump for the Federal Reserve, has died after being hospitalized with...

Trump files new effort to block Manhattan DA subpoena for tax...

Lawyers for President Donald Trump on Monday doubled-down on their efforts to block Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. from obtaining his tax records...

Trump says face masks are ‘patriotic’ after months of largely resisting...

President Donald Trump offered his strongest endorsement yet for wearing face masks in public, tweeting Monday that it is a "Patriotic" action to take...

President Donald Trump commutes ally Roger Stone’s prison sentence

President Donald Trump commuted the prison sentence of his longtime ally Roger Stone, the White House said in a statement Friday.Trump's long-suspected intervention in...

Supreme Court says eastern half of Oklahoma is Native American land

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that a huge swath of Oklahoma is Native American land for certain purposes, siding with a Native American...

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says she tested positive for coronavirus

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, who is reportedly in the running to become presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden's running mate in the 2020 election,...

Supreme Court rules against Trump’s bid to end program shielding ‘Dreamer’...

The Supreme Court ruled against President Donald Trump on Thursday in a set of cases over his effort to end the Obama-era immigration program...

Supreme Court rules workers can’t be fired for being gay or...

The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that workers cannot be fired for being gay or transgender in a major win for members of the...

Trump threatens to deploy military as George Floyd protests continue to...

WASHINGTON -- As the nation prepared for another night of violent protests sparked by the police killing of George Floyd, President Donald Trump threatened...