NEW YORK (AP) — Bernard Shaw, former CNN anchor and a pioneering Black journalist remembered for his blunt question at a presidential debate and calmly reporting the beginning of the Gulf War in 1991 from Baghdad as it was under attack, has died.
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Today is Tuesday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2022. There are 130 days left in the year.
Trump’s law-and-order campaign relies on a historic American tradition of racist and anti-immigrant politics
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — After Democrats saw Walter Mondale lose 49 states to President Ronald Reagan in 1984, party leaders came up with a plan: create a one-day “Super Tuesday” primary where Southern states could vote en masse to produce a more moderate — and “electable” — nominee, preferably from the region...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The question to Michael Dukakis, the Democratic presidential candidate in 1988, was brutally personal...
Today is Tuesday, Nov. 8, the 313th day of 2016. There are 53 days left in the year. This is Election Day.
Today's highlight in history:
On Nov. 8, 1966, Edward W. Brooke, R-Mass., became the first black candidate to be elected to the U.S.