Texas Abortion Providers Accuse Gov. of ‘Playing Politics,’ Sue over Abortion Ban amid Coronavirus

Texas abortion providers sued the state Wednesday to challenge an order that prohibited procedures considered not medically necessary, including abortion.

China Vaults Past US, Russia in New ‘Great Game’

Reading Time: 5 minutes TASHKENT, Uzbekistan — To many Americans, Central Asia may seem distant and insignificant. But the region

ISPs temporarily drop data caps they lobbied Congress to keep legal

(Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Comcast) Forced into their homes amid the coronavirus outbreak, those lucky enough to be working from

‘Unprecedented’: N.C. Sheriff Suspends New Pistol Permits Due to ‘250 Percent Increase in Demand’

Sheriff Gerald Baker said Tuesday that he was suspending applications for pistols and concealed carry firearms until April 30.

‘At Last We Have a Deal’: Senate and White House Agree on $2 Trillion Stimulus Plan

Senate leaders and the Trump administration reached a deal on a $2 trillion stimulus package to blunt the economic impact

Kudlow Projects Coronavirus Aid Package to Reach ‘Roughly’ $6 Trillion

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Tuesday projected that the total economic stimulus to be enacted by the federal

RNC sets sights on blue House seats in November

(Mario Tama/Getty Images) As vulnerable House Democrats elected in 2018 look to defend their seats in November, the Republican National

Free Tech Tools Are Keeping Communities Connected During Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes Colorado Abolishes the Death Penalty and Ends Prison Gerrymandering (DonkeyHotey) From the Appeal: “Colorado is the

Amid coronavirus outbreak, not all congressional stock trades are created equal

(Drew Angerer/Getty Images) While the nation is immobilized by the coronavirus pandemic, a handful of lawmakers are defending their stock

‘Taking Hostages’: Sasse Slams Pelosi for Adding ‘Liberal Wish List’ to Emergency Coronavirus Bill

Senator Ben Sasse took aim at Speaker Nancy Pelosi for hijacking Senate negotiations over an economic relief package of policies

Dem. Senator Breaks with Party on Coronavirus Stimulus, ‘Embarrassed’ by Partisan Negotiations

Senator Doug Jones on Monday afternoon broke with fellow Democrats to vote in favor of a fast-tracking an economic stimulus

Water Is an Underused Weapon in Climate Change Fight, UN Says

Reading Time: 2 minutes With Temperatures Rising, Can Animals Survive the Heat Stress? (Dana) From Yale Environment 360: “Extreme temperatures