Lawmakers Criticize Changes at US International Broadcasting Networks
The US international broadcasting CEO has drawn bi-partisan criticism
Katherine Gypson
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 11:56 PM
A woman places flowers as people mourn the death of Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg at the Supreme Court.
The groups are known as ‘dark money’ groups because they aren’t required by law to disclose the names of their donors
Masood Farivar
Fri, 09/25/2020 - 02:30 AM
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. speaks during a news conference Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 on Capitol Hill in…
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she is ready to negotiate with the White House
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 09:32 PM
The Voice of America building, Monday, June 15, 2020, in Washington.
Michael Pack, first presidential appointee to serve in new position that Congress created to streamline, modernize US-funded broadcasting efforts, has faced bipartisan criticism for his actions since taking charge in June
Katherine Gypson
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 07:57 PM
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, second from right bottom on a computer monitor at U.N. headquarters, participates in a virtual meeting of the Security Council during the 75th session of the U.N. General Assembly, Sept. 24, 2020.
Powers' tensions have been on display during UN’s high-level week
Margaret Besheer
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 06:12 PM
A man wearing a protective mask holds a placard reading: "Taiwan in solidarity with Hong Kong" as people demonstrate in support…
Top policy official says crackdown on dissent in Hong Kong is opening world's eyes to China threat
Natalie Liu
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 06:21 PM
For Stand-Up Comics, a Tricky COVID Comeback
Making people laugh at a time when life is not that funny
Veronica Balderas Iglesias
Sat, 09/26/2020 - 02:25 AM
FILE PHOTO: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend a Vanity Fair Oscar party in Beverly Hills
Republican and Democratic presidential candidates may be dominating the headlines, but they are not the only ones running for US president
Elizabeth Lee, of VOA's Los Angeles Bureau
Fri, 09/25/2020 - 02:27 AM
Is the Pandemic Making Us Less Social?
What psychologists who study effects of isolation on mental health, all that social distancing discovered
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Fri, 09/25/2020 - 06:32 AM
 Coronavirus Upends Millennial Dreams of Moving Away for College
In the United States one of the biggest changes for young people has been the shutdowns affecting colleges and universities
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Fri, 09/25/2020 - 02:16 AM
A U.S. Capitol Police honor guard surrounds the flag-draped casket of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as lies in state.
Private ceremony for her family and invited guests will be held Friday at Capitol’s National Statuary Hall, where her casket will rest on same wooden platform built for casket of President Abraham Lincoln after his assassination in 1865
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 11:31 AM
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Cecil Airport in Jacksonville, Florida, Sept. 24, 2020.
While investigators have recovered thrown-out votes cast for the president, others argue the scenario is being overblown
Steve Herman
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 11:38 AM
FILE - Clients line up outside the Mississippi Department of Employment Security WIN Job Center in Pearl, Aug. 31, 2020.
US Labor Department reports that 870,000 workers filed for unemployment compensation last week, a slight increase from the week before
Ken Bredemeier
Thu, 09/24/2020 - 10:04 AM
George Floyd Protest Accomplishments
A summary of some police shooting cases and their outcomes
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 10:29 AM
Police officers aim their weapons towards protesters demonstrating in Portland
Protesters damage police building in unrest following grand jury decision in Breonna Taylor case
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 09:42 AM