- "Race still plays a role in the enforcement of the law," said Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) in a speech in Cincinnati today, decrying bad drug laws and making an appeal to minority voters.
- Wikipedia has banned computers at the House of Representatives from editing articles following "persistent disruptive" behavior that included prank changes like describing Donald Rumsfeld as an "alien lizard."
- As the death toll in Gaza approaches 850 people, Israel rejected a ceasefire plan, saying that Secretary of State John "Kerry's proposal leans (too much) towards Hamas's demands."
- The Pentagon announced that Russia today might be in the process of transfering heavy-caliber multiple-launch rocket systems to pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine.
- The trigger-happy Albuquerque Police Department has agreed to a deal with the Department of Justice by which an independent monitor will make sure the cops stop killing so many people.
- The black box of the Air Algeria plane has been found.
- Pope Francis is coming to the U.S. in 2015.
Under fire for refusing to support Tara Reade, Milano says she never thought #MeToo would "destroy innocent men."
Mass Antibody Testing in This Rural Colorado County Sheds Light on COVID-19's Prevalence and Lethality
The number of Americans who have been infected by the virus, which seems to be much higher than the official tally suggests, is crucial to understanding how deadly it is.
Not every apparent violation of a quarantine order is a risk to other people, and not all need to be (or can be) enforced equally.
The state has shut down all liquor stores, leading customers to crowd into retailers across the border.