Donald Trump abruptly ends briefing after contentious exchanges

Weijia Jiang of CBS News asked Trump why he was putting so much emphasis on the amount of coronavirus tests that have been conducted in the United States.

History in the making as House casts proxy votes in pandemic

House Republicans sued to stop the Democratic majority's new system, in which absent lawmakers can instruct those present to vote on their behalf.

U.S. death toll from coronavirus surges past 100,000 people

100,000 deaths is the best estimate and most assuredly an undercount.

Alabama adds 5,000 COVID-19 cases in last 2 weeks

The state this month lifted most of the restrictions that had been in place.

Dan Sutter: Did the lockdown save lives?

Dan Sutter outlines the problems with determining the effectiveness of the coronavirus lockdown.

Jeff Sessions challenges Tommy Tuberville to debate

Sessions challenged Tuberville to five debates.
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Justice Department defends Alabama absentee ballot rule

The Justice Department filed the statement of interest in a lawsuit that contends Alabama’s election procedures jeopardize the health of voters.
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Bradley Byrne: Tough times show what makes our country great

Congressman Byrne outlines the strength of the American people and assures us that we will overcome the pandemic.
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Steve Flowers: Mike Hubbard conviction finally upheld

It looks like Mike Hubbard's day of reckoning may be coming near.

Donald Trump honors war dead in events colored by pandemic’s threat

Trump first honored the nation’s fallen at Arlington National Cemetery.

Donald Trump threatens to move RNC without assurances from governor

Trump's tweets about the upcoming RNC in Charlotte come two days after North Carolina's largest daily increase in virus cases yet.