The tennis player at the center of a social media backlash at the Australian Open has hit back at critics after an on-court incident with a banana went viral.
Posted on: 21 January 2020 | 7:00 am
Ten years ago, the Supreme Court's decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission unleashed a torrent of outside spending by corporations and wealthy donors who seized the opportunity to buy unlimited influence in Washington. The decision exponentially increased the amount of money in our politics and emboldened foreign actors to corrupt our elections. Our democracy has paid a heavy price.
Posted on: 21 January 2020 | 6:52 am
A South African wedding venue is facing criticism after the owners declined to host a lesbian couple's wedding because of their Christian beliefs.
Posted on: 21 January 2020 | 5:38 am
Constitutional lawyer and Trump impeachment legal team member Alan Dershowitz said Monday that he is "much more correct right now" in his current views on what qualifies a president for impeachment than his near-opposite views during the Clinton impeachment.
Posted on: 20 January 2020 | 11:10 pm
If you're born in the United States, having wealthy parents matters a great deal to your chances of success, according to a new report.
Posted on: 20 January 2020 | 11:11 am
Parts of southeastern Australia are being pelted by golf ball-sized hailstones -- less than 24 hours after the region was hit by massive dust storms.
Posted on: 20 January 2020 | 9:44 am
In Finland, scientists are making an entirely new ingredient out of air, water and electricity -- and they hope it could revolutionize the way our food is produced.
Posted on: 20 January 2020 | 4:44 am
Officials in Australia are air dropping thousands of pounds of foods like carrots and sweet potatoes from planes to help feed wildlife affected by the fires.
Posted on: 14 January 2020 | 9:30 am