August 5, 2022

Why the Justice Department made a move in the police killing of Breonna Taylor

More than two years after Breonna Taylor’s death, the police officers involved in seeking the warrant that led to her killing have finally been charged — by the federal Justice Department. In an unexpected announcement on Thursday, the department charged four current and former Louisville Metro...

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Viktor Orban’s CPAC speech was an autocrat’s dream. And the GOP loved it.

Dallas, Texas, is the perfect host city for the latest Conservative Political Action Conference, where Republican election deniers and democracy saboteurs of domestic and foreign provenance have gathered this week. Indeed in July, the Texas Republican Party, one of the most extreme in the nation, adopted...

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Hospital staffing strain ‘unprecedented,’ could peak soon: Ontario Health exec

Ontario hospitals are experiencing staff shortages at an “unprecedented” level, an executive at the provincial agency overseeing them says, but the situation may improve in the coming weeks as the seventh wave of COVID-19 recedes. “It’s not really a new problem, but the persistence of it...

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