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Ryan McGinnis/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — A federal appellate panel narrowly ruled on Monday that a key provision in the Voting Rights Act (VRA) does not allow people outside the federal government to sue over alleged electoral discrimination based on race. The 2-1 opinion, if it stands, would sharply limit the ability for private citizens to […]

Bonnie Cash/UPI/Bloomberg via Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — A new poll out Thursday from CNN had nothing but bad news for President Joe Biden. But that same poll had a pleasant surprise for — Nikki Haley. Meanwhile, more than a dozen presidential centers got together to warn about the fragile state of American democracy heading into […]

shaunl/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — After a weekend of extreme weather across the South and the Midwest regions, yet another major storm is forecast to sweep the United States this week with tornadoes, damaging winds and hail. There were 59 tornadoes confirmed across 11 states over the weekend, from Arkansas to New Jersey. On Sunday […]

omersukrugoksu/Getty Images (WASHINGTON) — A U.S. official told ABC News that there was another attack on a U.S. base in eastern Syria Friday, following a drone attack on Thursday, but that no damage or injuries resulted from the most recent attack. The official said the Friday attack was from indirect fire, which typically means it […]

Oliver Helbig/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — An electrical substation in North Carolina has been damaged by gunfire, marking the third incident where a substation was damaged since November. An EnergyUnited substation was damaged around 3 a.m. Tuesday, but there were no outages in the areas it serves: Trinity, Thomasville, and parts of Davidson County, south […]

Photography by Keith Getter (all rights reserved)/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Another “powerful” atmospheric river is expected to impact a large portion of the West Coast in the coming hours and days, drenching a drought-ravaged region, forecasters said. Like rivers in the sky, the incoming storms will dump even more rain and snow over California […]