Kamala Harris brings to that ticket some of the balance that presidential candidates typically want their running mates to bring. Biden is 77. She’s 55. Biden is East Coast. She’s West Coast. Biden is a White guy, like all but four of the major-party presidential or vice-presidential nominees before Harris. She’s not
If Joe Biden’s selection of Kamala Harris is met with a cold shoulder by some on the Left, she is likely to be embraced by Biden’s most important electoral constituency within the Democratic Party: Black voters
King, a former pastor to the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, inspired Lewis' civil rights work as he fought segregation both on the street and during his long tenure in the US Congress
Calling it 'one-sided, energy-destroying', Trump justified America's withdrawal from Paris climate accord on his watch
In the premiere episode, Michelle Obama and Barack will hold a conversation about community, the love that powers relationships, and life after White House.
There is no strategy that Donald Trump could adopt, no policy choice that he could make, no tweet of himself in a mask that he could issue, that would fundamentally alter his political position
"He loved this country so much that he risked his life and his blood so that it might live up to its promise," former US president Barack Obama said of the US Representative who died on Friday of pancreatic cancer at age 80
Twitter says attackers 'manipulated a small number of employees', downloaded data from up to eight non-verified accounts
Hackers accessed Twitter’s internal systems to hijack some of the platform’s top voices including US presidential candidate Joe Biden, billionaire Elon Musk and former president Barack Obama
On the front lines of the bloody campaign to end Jim Crow laws, with blows to his body and a fractured skull to prove it, John Lewis was a valiant stalwart of the civil rights movement and the last surviving speaker at the historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963.
Investigators are still trying to determine exactly how the hackers got inside Twitter’s systems and took such command of the platform that, when Twitter employees took the Bitcoin-seeking messages down, the disinformation popped right back up
Twitter stepped up search for chief information security officer ahead of the breach of high-profile accounts
FBI believes hackers committed cryptocurrency fraud after they seized control of the Twitter accounts of celebrities and political figures.
Twitter hack: Compromised accounts will remain blocked until investigation completes, internal system access limited
Twitter says the attack is "a coordinated social engineering attack" that targetted its employees with access to internal systems and tools.
Some experts said it seemed probable that hackers had access to Twitter’s internal infrastructure
US secretary of state Mike Pompeo dismisses most of Beijing's claims in the South China Sea as 'illegal'
Mike Pompeo said that “Beijing has failed to put forth a lawful, coherent maritime claim in the South China Sea,” and so the United States was rejecting any Chinese claim to waters beyond a 12-nautical mile territorial sea
Lin-Manuel Miranda weighs on Hamilton release on Disney+, and Donald Trump's criticism of Broadway show
Hamilton is a Broadway musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda, which talks about American history and identity, slavery and immigration.
'He's worried about looking bad': Joe Biden hits out at 'self-centred' Donald Trump's coronavirus response
The number of coronavirus cases has spiked across much of the United States, particularly in the Sun Belt states that were among the first to reopen large parts of public life
Donald Trump signs Executive Order on police reform even as he presses for 'law and order' after weeks of protests against racial injustice
President Donald Trump, facing criticism that his policies and inflammatory rhetoric have aggravated a racial divide in the United States, signed an order on Tuesday that he said would reform police practices even as he pressed for 'law and order' nationwide.
End of reason: Why statue vandalism, thought policing and rise of a 'woke' religion signal decline of liberalism
To a certain extent, this upheaval was due because the US never really got down to confront its racist past the way Germans did.
Donald Trump administration, during LGBTQ Pride Month, revokes Obama-era health protections for transpeople
In a move applauded by President Donald Trump's conservative religious base, his administration on Friday finalized a rule that overturns Obama-era protections for transgender people against sex discrimination in health care.
Donald Trump demands CNN retract 'phony' poll that shows him trailing Joe Biden by 14 percentage points
In an unusual cease-and-desist letter, the Donald Trump campaign called on CNN to retract and apologise for a national poll this week that showed the president trailing his Democratic opponent, former vice-president Joe Biden, by 14 percentage points among registered voters