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Justices Rule LGBT Workers Protected from Job Discrimination

AP: After Lobbying, Catholic Church Won $1.4B in Virus Aid

By Mark Sherman |
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that a landmark civil rights law protects gay and lesbian people from discrimination in employment, a resounding victory for LGBT rights from a conse...

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Cops Fired Over Photos of Chokehold Used on Elijah McClain

By Patty Nieberg and Thomas Peipert | Jul 11
Three officers were fired Friday over photos showing police reenact a chokehold used on Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old Black man who died last year after police stopped him on the street in a Denver suburb.

Trump Threatens to Pull Tax Exemption for Schools, Colleges

Trump Threatens to Pull Tax Exemption for Schools, Colleges

By Collin Binkley | Jul 11
In his push to get schools and colleges to reopen this fall, President Donald Trump is again taking aim at their finances, this time threatening their tax-exempt status.

It's Not Just the Presidency: Trump is Changing the Congress

It's Not Just the Presidency: Trump is Changing the Congress

By Lisa Mascaro | Jul 11
More than perhaps any president in modern history, Trump has been willing to ignore, defy and toy with the legislative branch, asserting power and breaking norms in ways his predecessors would hardly dare.

Comet Streaking Past Earth, Providing Spectacular Show

Comet Streaking Past Earth, Providing Spectacular Show

By Marcia Dunn | Jul 10
A newly discovered comet is streaking past Earth, providing a stunning nighttime show after buzzing the sun and expanding its tail.

Trump Postpones New Hampshire Rally Over Tropical Storm

Trump Postpones New Hampshire Rally Over Tropical Storm

By Jonathan Lemire and Bill Barrow | Jul 10
President Donald Trump is postponing his planned rally Saturday in New Hampshire, the White House said, citing a tropical storm threatening parts of the mid-Atlantic and southern New England.

Luxembourg PM Criticizes Polish Leader's Anti-Gay Comments

Luxembourg PM Criticizes Polish Leader's Anti-Gay Comments

Jul 10
Luxembourg's prime minister is criticizing the Polish president's campaign against LGBT rights in the run-up to a closely fought runoff election this weekend.

'Modern Family' Star Jesse Tyler Ferguson a New Dad

'Modern Family' Star Jesse Tyler Ferguson a New Dad

By Kilian Melloy | Jul 10
Out actor and "Modern Family" star Jesse Tyler Ferguson played a gay dad on the popular TV series. Now and his husband, Justin Mikita, have become fathers in real life.

Biden Pledges New Deal-Like Economic Agenda to Counter Trump

Biden Pledges New Deal-Like Economic Agenda to Counter Trump

By Bill Barrow and Marc Levy | Jul 10
Democrat Joe Biden turned his campaign against President Donald Trump toward the economy Thursday, introducing a New Deal-like economic agenda.

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Jul 10
A COVID-19 vaccine will have an actual price tag. And given the prevailing business-centric model of American drug pricing, it could well be budget breaking, perhaps making it unavailable to many.

Video Shows Officer Point Gun at Doctor on His Own Property

Video Shows Officer Point Gun at Doctor on His Own Property

By Colleen Slevin | Jul 10
A Colorado police department where officers were fired after re-enacting the chokehold death of a young Black man is under scrutiny again after video emerged of an officer pulling a gun on a doctor trying to park.

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