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Biden Meets with Black Leaders at Local Church Amid Unrest

Biden Meets with Black Leaders at Local Church Amid Unrest

By Alexandra Jaffe and Will Weissert | Jun 1
Joe Biden met with community leaders at a predominantly African American church in Delaware Monday morning, leaving home for a second consecutive day to address exploding racial tensions that have begun to reshape the upcoming presidential election.

Civil Unrest Could Influence Biden's Search for Running Mate

Civil Unrest Could Influence Biden's Search for Running Mate

By Alexandra Jaffe and Bill Barrow | Jun 1
Joe Biden's search for a running mate could be reshaped by the police killing of George Floyd and the unrest it has ignited across the country, raising questions about contenders with law-and-order backgrounds.

Transcripts Released of Flynn's Calls with Russian Diplomat

Transcripts Released of Flynn's Calls with Russian Diplomat

By Eric Tucker | May 30
Transcripts of phone calls that played a pivotal role in the Russia investigation were declassified and released Friday.

Trump Walks Back His Incendiary Minneapolis 'Thugs' Post

Trump Walks Back His Incendiary Minneapolis 'Thugs' Post

By Jill Colvin and Zeke Miller | May 30
President Donald Trump spent Friday walking back his post-midnight "thugs" tweet about Minneapolis protesters that added to outrage over the police killing of a black man.

Probe: Top US Official Misused Office to Get Son-In-Law Job

Probe: Top US Official Misused Office to Get Son-In-Law Job

By Matthew Brown | May 30
A senior Trump administration official misused his office for private gain by capitalizing on his government connections to help get his son-in-law hired at the Environmental Protection Agency, investigators said in a report obtained by AP.

Analysis: Trump Fuels New Tensions in Moment of Crisis

Analysis: Trump Fuels New Tensions in Moment of Crisis

By Julie Pace | May 30
It's the kind of frenetic, fractured moment when national leaders are looked to for solutions and solace. President Donald Trump instead threw a rhetorical match into the tinderbox.

Out Pol Brian Sims Calls Republicans 'Callous Liars' in Not Reporting Colleague's Positive COVID-19 Status for a Week

Out Pol Brian Sims Calls Republicans 'Callous Liars' in Not Reporting Colleague's Positive COVID-19 Status for a Week

By Robert Nesti | May 29
After one of his colleague's withheld his positive COVID-19 status for week, out Pennsylvania pol Brian Sims lashed back.

North Carolina Governor: RNC Hasn't Submitted Safety Plan

North Carolina Governor: RNC Hasn't Submitted Safety Plan

By Jonathan Drew | May 29
North Carolina's governor said his administration hasn't received the written safety plan for the upcoming Republican National Convention requested by his health secretary in response to President Trump's demands for a full-scale event.

Court Orders Defiant Michigan Barber to Close His Shop

Court Orders Defiant Michigan Barber to Close His Shop

By Ed White | May 29
A Michigan court on Thursday ordered a barber to close his shop and stop defying the state's coronavirus restrictions, though he vowed to keep cutting hair.

Kathy Griffin Charges Back into Controversy with 'Air-Filled Syringe' for Trump Joke

Kathy Griffin Charges Back into Controversy with 'Air-Filled Syringe' for Trump Joke

By Kilian Melloy | May 28
Kathy Griffin has charged back into controversy with a wisecrack about a "Syringe with nothing but air inside it" — seemingly, her prescription for the current president.

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