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Kim Potter charging decision in Brooklyn Center awaited

Protesters took to the streets in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, where the family of Daunte Wright says he was shot by police after a traffic stop. ...

Biden moves to undo Trump legacy on fair housing

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The latest on Joe Biden’s presidency: Live updates

Biden on Wednesday plans to address the nation from the White House on “the way forward” in Afghanistan in a speech expected to include his formal announcement that he will withdraw all American troops from the country in...

Bad news for journalists: The public doesn’t share our values. But there’s hope.

Factuality. It’s crucial to provide as much accurate information as possible to get to the truth.Spotlighting wrongdoing. We think society’s problems are best solved by exposing them to public criticism.Giving a voice to the voiceless. It’s our job...

Republicans are in a messy divorce with big business. Democrats could benefit | Republicans

One of the central facts of modern American politics has been the strong bond between the Republican party and the country’s business elite. Even Donald Trump, who briefly campaigned as an economic populist in 2016, governed like the...

Black National Guardsman made to wear chain

WASHINGTON – Sgt. Bruce Weaver recalls in an instant the heft of the chain that the all-white trainers at the Maryland National Guard forced him to wear during training at officer candidate school. For three days, Weaver, a Black soldier in the Maryland...

Vaccine pause could worsen ‘hesitancy’ problem

Compounding the challenge, the Johnson & Johnson vaccine has been central to Biden officials’ strategy for inoculating skeptical and hard-to-reach populations. Unlike other authorized vaccines, Johnson & Johnson’s version does not need to be stored at ultracold temperatures...

Ask Amy: A housesitting friend’s cleanup efforts ruin a fancy blanket

We let the furniture damage slide as a simple mistake, but when I brought up the blanket, he offered to pay for only half of the cost.I recognize that mistakes happen. I know it's dumb to spend an...

Fight to vote: why US democracy is at a tipping point – video |...

The new Georgia voting rights law makes it harder to vote, especially for communities...

5 things to know Wednesday

Editors, USA TODAY Published 3:32 a.m. ET April 14, 2021 | Updated 4:09 a.m. ET April 14, 2021Committee to analyze reports of rare blood clots in some who...