'Extreme behavior': California sets records as wildfires rip across state (News)

Record-breaking heat is putting a strain on the electrical grid in California and hindering firefighters' efforts to contain wildfires.       
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Mourners are holding a candlelight vigil outside of the Supreme Court (News)

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg planned to retire under Hillary Clinton if she was elected president, NPR legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg said this evening. "She loved her job," said Totenberg. "She had planned,...

McConnell proposes virus aid, Dems say not enough (News)

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday the Senate would vote on a trimmed-down Republican coronavirus relief package, though it has a slim chance of passage in the face of Democrats' insistence for more...
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Coronavirus has disrupted care for other diseases globally, Fauci says (News)

To increase the supply of remdesivir for the treatment of Covid-19 in the United States, Rep. Lloyd Doggett, a Democrat from Texas, and the consumer advocacy organization Public Citizen are calling for President Trump to let generic drug makers produce the drug. Gilead, the California...

Stanley Crouch, Towering Jazz Critic, Dead At 74 (News)

Crouch's engagement with American culture spanned over five decades, numerous mediums and many dustups. His influence on the life and shape of jazz will remain unquantifiable.(Image credit: Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Image)

2020 Election Live Updates: As Political World Reacts to Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Death, Trump...

Here’s what you need to know:President Donald Trump during a campaign rally at the Bemidji Regional Airport in Bemidji, Minn., on Friday.Credit...Doug Mills/The New York TimesPresident Trump appeared to be unaware of the potentially...

Tylenol may make you take more risks, study says (News)

Tylenol may not just stop aches and fevers, it may actually make you more prone to taking risks, according to a study published in the journal Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.“Acetaminophen seems to make people feel...

Manhattan’s Office Buildings Are Empty. But for How Long? (News)

Even as the coronavirus pandemic appears to recede in New York, corporations have been reluctant to call their workers back to their skyscrapers and are showing even more reticence about committing to the city...

California fire smoke blocks Bay Area sun, creating red haze (News)

The skies around the Bay Area and other parts of Northern California took on a surreal glow Wednesday as smoke from a variety of fires shrouded the region.From San Francisco to Yosemite, social media...

2020 Election Live Updates: Trump Goes to Michigan, Trailed by Controversies (News)

Here’s what you need to know:President Trump at the White House on Wednesday.Credit...Doug Mills/The New York TimesThe forecast for President Trump’s scheduled campaign stop today in Freeland, Mich., is cloudy, appropriately enough.Mr. Trump, a...
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