For the first time in NCAA women's tournament history, two Black women will be head coaches in the same Final Four.South Carolina's Dawn Staley will be appearing in her third Final Four, winning the title back in 2017, while Adia Barnes and her Arizona team will make their debut...
The sweeping bill, signed into law Thursday by Republican Gov. Brian Kemp, imposes new voter identification requirements for absentee ballots, limits the use of ballot drop boxes and makes it a crime to approach voters in line to hand them food and water. Kemp said the law allows...
Mayor London Breed announced the program on Thursday in a news release. It would guarantee monthly payments of $1,000 for around 130 San Francisco artists for six months beginning in May. The city partnered with the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) in an effort to reactivate the...
The package of legislation included five bills and three resolutions that provide additional oversight and require more transparency from the department. The city council also adopted a policing reform plan mandated by a New York State executive order. But one of the most powerful moves by the council...
Six men and nine women have been chosen to serve on the jury during the trial in Minneapolis. Of the 15 jurors, nine are White, four are Black and two are mixed race, according to how the court says the jurors identified themselves.The jury selection process began March 9...
"The judge said, 'we sentence you to death by lethal injection. May God have mercy on your soul,'" she recalled. "All I could say was, 'may God have mercy on your soul because you don't know what you just did.'" Eyewitness testimony and medical evidence that was...
The case moved closer to trial when a woman was selected as the 13th juror after the judge ruled on the motions. Cahill on Friday afternoon said "we're going to try and pick two more" jurors. Jury selection will continue Monday. The Minneapolis city council unanimously voted last week...
Among the more notable claims made were comments from GOP House leader Kevin McCarthy, who said that people on the terror watch list were now attempting to enter the US through the southern border."They're now finding people from Yemen, Iran, Turkey. People on the terror watch list they're catching....
Originally built in the 1960s, the Enbridge Line 3 crude oil pipeline snakes 1,097 miles from the tar sands of Canada to Superior, Wisconsin. Of the roughly 340 miles through Minnesota, the replacement pipeline includes new sections and added capacity and is cutting through some of the most pristine...
The problem for these senators (and indeed anybody who hates moving forward and backward) is that Americans are quite split on what system is best for them. Most do not seem to be in favor of the senators' solution. An AP-NORC poll from late 2019 found that just 31%...