More than 1,000 gather in Boston for celebration of Black women in march and rally
by The Boston Globe on July 5, 2020 at 1:58 am
“Black folks weren’t free on the Fourth of July.”
Amazon homeless shelter boosts unique program for sick kids
by Associated Press on July 4, 2020 at 3:33 pm
Believed to be the first homeless shelter built inside a corporate building in the U.S., the nonprofit’s Popsicle Place shelter program helps homeless children with life-threatening health conditions.
North Korea says it has no plans for talks with US
by Associated Press on July 4, 2020 at 11:53 am
The statement by North Korean First Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui came after President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, John Bolton, told reporters in New York Thursday that Trump might seek another summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as an “October surprise” ahead of the U.S. presidential election.
As much of U.S. dials back July 4 plans, President Trump to hold ‘Salute for America’ celebration
by Associated Press on July 4, 2020 at 11:44 am
Trump is set hold his “Salute for America” celebration Saturday with a speech from the White House South Lawn that he says will celebrate American heritage, a military flyover over Washington, and an enormous fireworks display that is expected to draw thousands to the National Mall.
Kimberly Guilfoyle, top fundraising official for Trump Campaign, tests positive for coronavirus
by New York Times Service on July 4, 2020 at 3:05 am
Guilfoyle, who is also Donald Trump Jr.’s girlfriend, was not on Air Force One before traveling to South Dakota.
Judge: Former House Speaker Sal DiMasi can lobby despite convictions
by Associated Press on July 3, 2020 at 7:50 pm
Former House Speaker and felon Salvatore DiMasi has won a court ruling allowing him to lobby the state legislature and executive, despite his prior convictions