Florida's governor is proposing a law that would protect drivers who kill or injure people if they're fleeing a 'mob,' following a spate of incidents of people driving through protest crowds
People have hit protesters with cars dozens of times since the US erupted with protests following the death of George Floyd in May.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg once trash-talked a fellow Supreme Court justice after her clerks crushed him in fantasy baseball
"I know you are busy, but we expect more, even from the junior Justice," RBG wrote to Justice Alito after her clerks beat him in fantasy baseball.
Emmys 2020: 'Succession' creator says 'un-thank you' to Donald Trump for his 'crummy' COVID-19 response
"Succession" beat out previous awards favorites such as "The Crown," "Better Call Saul," and "Killing Eve" to win the prestigious best drama prize.
Designers are plastering the word 'VOTE' onto clothes and accessories as the style surges in popularity
As Election Day nears, brands are taking a literal approach to inspiring civic engagement — and customers are seeking out the "vote"-centric styles.
Hundreds of 'Arizona Republicans for Biden' signs have been stolen and vandalized across the state where poll shows Trump and Biden neck and neck
The signs had been displayed over the summer by a political action committee called "Arizona Republicans Who Believe In Treating Others With Respect."
Portland protesters reportedly faced tear gas after the city's mayor banned the local police department from using it
Both the Portland Police Bureau and Mayor Ted Wheeler denied using tear gas against protesters after Wheeler's order to ban it.
The remarks came as Trump promised to nominate a woman to the Supreme Court to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died Friday.
Ginsburg's legal career was marked by a series of arguments advancing women's rights and gender equality.
Ginsburg was "a daughter of Brooklyn and the embodiment of all that it means to be New York tough," Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in a statement.
'Honor her, remember her, act for her': Meghan Markle calls Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg 'a true inspiration'
The Duchess of Sussex shared a statement calling Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg "Justice of courage" after Ginsburg died at age 87.
Trump spent 45 minutes 'going off' on Tucker Carlson instead of sticking to critical agenda during coronavirus meeting, a former aide says
The president derailed a critical agenda item about cruise ship evacuation procedures by criticizing the Fox News host, a former White House aide said.
'No one fought harder': Celebrities pay tribute after the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, and more react to the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday.
'Women belong in all places where decisions are being made. It shouldn't be that women are the exception.' Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a pioneering figure in her 27 years on the Supreme Court. Here are 12 of her most memorable quotes
"Don't be distracted by emotions like anger, envy, resentment. These just zap energy and waste time."
A cartoon character clone of JFK is blowing up on TikTok with lines like, "Nothing bad ever happens to the Kennedys!"
Here we go again: Yes, there's a clear link between wildfires and climate change, despite what President Trump keeps saying
"I don't think science knows, actually," Trump said of the link between wildfires and climate change. He's incorrect: The evidence is clear.
Stuart Weitzman, which designed Dr. Jill Biden's 5050 Vote boots, has pledged 100% of its profits from the item to a nonprofit organization.
Some Twitter users are calling on Disney to fire Gina Carano for 'mocking' the trans community and its allies.
Twelve percent of respondents said they "definitely have not heard" or "don't think I've heard" of the Holocaust.
In a mask PSA, actor Paul Rudd pretended to be a "young person." People have critiqued the spot for being infantilizing and appropriating Black slang.
Shortly after the leak, fans ran to the actor's defense and began to flood social media feeds with wholesome photographs of Evans with puppies.
Andrew Gillum has come out as bisexual, months after opening up about a drunken Miami hotel incident
Gillum's public coming out comes after rumors about his sexuality circulated when he was found drunk in a Miami Beach hotel with two men.
The West Coast fires won't stop any time soon, and California's political system is making things worse
"We can produce all the science in the world...It's just that other social political realities get in the way of doing a lot of what we need to do."
Chrissy Teigen poked fun at the photo by offering her own excessively retouched version, tweeting "get u a girl who will Facetune u both."
California mayor slams Trump administration for putting 'its head in the sand' amid response to wildfires
The president is scheduled to deliver a briefing in California on Monday, marking his first official visit since wildfires broke out over a month ago.
John Fogerty calls Trump a 'fortunate son' and says it's 'confounding' that his Vietnam War-era song was played at the president's rally
John Fogerty, the musician behind "Fortunate Son" — a song about the rich avoiding the Vietnam War draft — has addressed President Donald Trump.
The site for QAnon supporters was run by a New Jersey man in his forties, according to reports. It reached over 10 million visitors a month.
Fox News host Tucker Carlson likened climate change to 'systematic racism in the sky' in a West Coast fires monologue
Tucker Carlson said that Democratic leaders are blaming climate change for the wildfires in an attempt to intimidate people to vote for them.
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem is using COVID-19 relief funds to pay for a $5 million tourism ad campaign, despite a surge in coronavirus cases following the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
Gov. Kristi Noem's state ad campaign last November, called "Meth. We're on it," sparked conversations and jokes.
A New York doctor who treated former presidential candidate Andrew Yang's wife is charged with sexually abusing patients for 2 decades under the guise of medical exams
Acting US Attorney Audrey Strauss said Robert Hadden "inappropriately touched, squeezed, and even licked his victims."
A California GOP lawmaker under quarantine orders attended a prayer event with thousands of worshipers and spoke without a mask
The senator had been ordered to quarantine until September 9 due to close contact with a fellow lawmaker who tested positive for the coronavirus.
A fire broke out in Moria, a refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, at 2 a.m. Wednesday, according to Greek media.
A mayor in Washington state showed support for QAnon as the unfounded conspiracy theory finds a foothold in politics
A mayor in Washington state has shown support for QAnon in a recent radio broadcast as the unfounded conspiracy theory continues to spread worldwide.
Colorado school officials called the sheriff and suspended a 12-year-old Black boy after he showed a toy gun in his Zoom class
Isaiah Elliott's parents say the school went straight to the sheriff's office before asking them if the "Zombie Hunter" gun was real or fake.
Trump reportedly said no country run by Black people is any good, and that Nelson Mandela left South Africa a 's---hole country'
Trump praised the Apartheid regime in South Africa and said Mandela "F----d the whole country up," Michael Cohen wrote in his book.
Cardi B responded to conservative commentator Candace Owens after she criticized the rapper's interview with Joe Biden
The 27-year-old rapper sat down for a virtual interview with Joe Biden in August where the pair talked about fighting COVID-19 and racial injustice.
Jon Cryer starred in all 12 seasons of "Two and a Half Men," winning two Emmys for his performance as Alan Harper.
Video shows a driver spraying Rochester Black Lives Matter demonstrators with a yellow substance, then hitting a protester with their car
The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday, as protesters in the city marched for Daniel Prude, a Black man who died after an arrest.
A federal judge ordered the US Census Bureau to stop winding down data collection efforts after plan by Trump administration cut down its timeline
The order allows the Census Bureau to continue its data collection efforts normally until a court hearing on September 17.
Instead of a nationwide mandate as initially suggested, the Biden administration would push a "standard" to wear a mask, Harris said.
Republican lawmaker defended 'favorite' Fox News reporter as 'fair and unafraid' after Trump called for her firing
Rep. Adam Kinzinger, a US Air Force veteran, defended Jennifer Griffin after she confirmed details in The Atlantic report on Trump's veteran comments.
"I will not take his word for it," Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris said in an interview.
Black Lives Matter protesters caught on video smashing up a restaurant and ordering diners to leave as unrest continues in Rochester for fourth night
The owners of three restaurants issued a statement on social media, saying they "understood the anger and hurt our community is feeling right now."
Several boats sank during the 'Trump Boat Parade' in Texas and rescuers pulled a number of people out of the water
Though it's unclear what caused so many of the boats to sink, authorities said the "exceptional" number of boats on the lake generated large waves.
A conservative group launched an anti-trans digital ad campaign in Michigan to steer votes away from Joe Biden
President Donald Trump won Michigan in 2016, but Joe Biden maintains a slight lead over him, according to an average from Real Clear Politics.
"To those of you who have loved, served, and sacrificed for our country—you are in very good company," Mary Trump, the president's niece, tweeted.
A man killed by authorities after being accused of fatally shooting a Patriot Prayer supporter in Portland had said that the protest clashes felt like a 'free-for-all'
Michael Reinoehl said he shot the man because he feared for his life and his friend's life, and didn't see any police officers who could intervene.
A man suspected of fatally shooting a Patriot Prayer supporter in Portland said the incident was 'totally justified' before he was killed by authorities
Shooting suspect Michael Reinoehl sat down for an interview before he was killed by federal agents on Thursday night.
A car plowed through Black Lives Matter protesters in Times Square, and the NYPD had to deny accusations it was one of its unmarked vehicles
The police told local media that the driver was involved in a separate pro-Trump rally that crossed paths with the Black Lives Matter protesters.
Federal officers shot and killed the antifa supporter investigated in the death of a right-wing Portland protester
Michael Forest Reinoehl was killed in Lacey, Washington, when a federal fugitive task force moved to arrest him, according to the Justice Department.