Federal Judge Rules Cuomo, De Blasio Exceeded Authority by Restricting Religious Services While Condoning Protests

U.S. District Judge Gary Sharpe granted a preliminary injunction blocking New York from enforcing its coronavirus restrictions on religious services.

Absentee Voting in New York Seen as a ‘Challenging’ and ‘Scary’ Experience

Reading Time: 4 minutes Pamela Block requested an absentee ballot for New York’s June 23 primary election. The Long Island

Stop Seizing Paychecks During Pandemic, Senators Demand in Letters to Debt Collectors

Reading Time: 2 minutes White House Ordered NIH to Cancel Coronavirus Research Funding, Fauci Says (Gerry) The author writes, “The

Trump Admin. Asks Supreme Court to Repeal Obamacare

A brief was filed on Thursday night to request the repeal of the Affordable Care Act of 2017.

Senate Passes Hong Kong Sanctions Bill following White House Delay

The bill places sanctions on individuals, entities, and banks that help facilitate greater Chinese control over Hong Kong.

Hundreds Gather at Long Island Rally in Support of Police

Hundreds of people held signs and banners in support of police officers during an event on New York’s Long Island

Seattle Autonomous Zone Begins to Disband as Protesters Leave the Area

The “Capitol Hill Occupied Protest” (CHOP) moved towards disintegration on Thursday as protesters began leaving the area.

The Arrogance of Power: Bill Barr and the Ghost of John Mitchell

Reading Time: 11 minutes — OPINION — With each day in office, Attorney General William Barr invites invidious comparisons with

Parts of the Arctic Are Feverish and On Fire. And That’s Got Scientists Worried About What it Means for the Rest of the World.

Reading Time: 2 minutes The US Military Has a Boogaloo Problem (Chris) From Vice: “Some of the largest private Facebook

Poll: Biden Firmly Ahead in Six Battleground States Trump Won in 2016

Across Michigan, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Florida, Arizona, and North Carolina, Biden leads Trump by an average of nine points.

Senate Democrats Torpedo GOP’s Police Reform Bill

On one major point of dissension between the parties, the Republican bill leaves intact the “qualified immunity” standard that Democrats

New Jersey Trooper Thrown from Patrol Vehicle in Horrific Crash

A trooper with the New Jersey State Police trooper was thrown 30 feet from his patrol vehicle in a vehicle

Missouri Deputy Rescues Toddler Stuck in Muddy Pond

Deputies with the Johnson County (MO) Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of a missing toddler on Monday and located

House Republican Proposes Criminalizing Destruction of Presidential Monuments

Representative Jim Banks is proposing a bill to protect statues of former U.S. presidents and the signers of the Declaration

Hickenlooper primary struggles the latest hiccup for Democratic establishment

(Helen H. Richardson/MediaNews Group/The Denver Post via Getty Images) Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is the latest Democratic establishment-backed U.S.

Federal Appeals Court Orders Judge Sullivan to Dismiss the Flynn Case

The majority rules that Sullivan was wrong in seeking to probe the DOJ’s motives for dropping the case.

Hackers Steals Massive Trove of Police Files, Post Them Online

DDoSecrets said the BlueLeaks archive indexes “ten years of data from over 200 police departments, fusion centers and other law

Florida Officers Lured Into Ambush Attack at Call for Service

Several officers with the Tampa (LF) Police Department were reportedly ambushed early Saturday morning while responding to a call for

Planting New Forests ‘Can Do More Harm Than Good’: Research

Reading Time: 3 minutes Amid Threats and Political Pushback, Public Health Officials Are Leaving Their Posts (Russ) The author writes,

Georgia Certifies Election Results Despite Serious Flaw in Ballot Scanners

Reading Time: 4 minutes Jeanne Dufort, a poll watcher for Georgia’s primary election, did not expect things to go as

Seattle Mayor Says City Will Move to Dismantle Protest ‘Autonomous Zone’ after Back-to-Back Shootings

Seattle police will peacefully return to the East Precinct building soon, the mayor said, a message echoed by Police Chief

Nadler Plans to Subpoena Barr after Saying He ‘Deserves Impeachment’

Democrats have called to investigate Barr over the abrupt decision to oust Manhattan’s top federal prosecutor, Geoffrey Berman.

Off-Duty Arkansas Officer Killed in Head-On Vehicle Collision

Officer Zachary Barton of the Jonesboro (AK) Police Department died over the weekend in a head-on vehicle collision with another