Pandemic Imperils Promotions for Women in Academia

EVANSTON, Ill. — Like millions of parents, Kimberly Marion Suiseeya, a political-science professor at Northwestern University,…

What Today’s 2020 Polls Say Before Trump, Biden Debate

In the realm of public opinion, one overarching issue has dominated this year’s presidential race: President…

A Free-College Experiment – The New York Times

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Trump Deflects Questions About Taxes, but First Debate Has a New Issue

WASHINGTON — The disclosure that President Trump paid little or no federal income taxes for years,…

How Joe Biden Is Preparing for the Biggest Debate of His Life

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What Time is the Debate? Streaming, Moderators, Location and More

The first debate between President Trump and Joseph R. Biden Jr. takes place Tuesday night from…

Grand Jury Deliberations in Breonna Taylor Case Will Be Released

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A juror in the Breonna Taylor case contends that the Kentucky attorney general…

Trump Announces Plan to Ship 150 Million Rapid Coronavirus Tests

Governors of some states, including New Jersey and Connecticut, announced on Twitter just before Mr. Trump’s…

Kamala Harris says appointing Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court would imperil health care and abortion rights.

Senator Kamala Harris warned on Monday of far-reaching consequences to American society if Judge Amy Coney…

Even as Americans Grew Richer, Inequality Persisted

The savings of American families increased strongly between 2016 and 2019, according to Federal Reserve data…