Dorian strengthens to powerful category 5 hurricane as it nears Bahamas

TITUSVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian intensified into a dangerous category 5 storm as it approached the Bahamas on Sunday, expected to pound the islands with up to two... Read more »

Dorian to hit Bahamas as ‘devastating’ hurricane, then menace Georgia and Carolinas

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian punched northwest on Saturday to threaten Georgia and the Carolinas, possibly sparing Florida a direct hit, as the Bahamas braced for catastrophic waves... Read more »

Hurricane Dorian menaces Georgia, Carolinas; Florida may escape direct hit

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Reuters) – Hurricane Dorian punched northwest on Saturday to threaten Georgia and the Carolinas, possibly sparing Florida a direct hit, as the Bahamas braced for catastrophic waves... Read more »

North Carolina congressional do-over watched for clues to 2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump will travel to North Carolina next month to rally voters on the eve of a do-over of a 2018 congressional race that both... Read more »

Paire rallies to make Winston-Salem semi-finals

(Reuters) – Top-seeded Frenchman Benoit Paire staved off Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta to win their quarter-final match in the rain-delayed Winston-Salem Open on Friday. Paire served 14 double faults... Read more »

Unbowed, Trump intensifies attacks on four Democratic congresswomen

GREENVILLE, N.C./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump stepped up his vilification of four liberal lawmakers as un-American at a raucous rally on Wednesday, underscoring that the attacks will form... Read more »

Electoral map bias may worsen as U.S. gerrymandering battle shifts to states

(Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that federal judges have no power to police partisan gerrymandering – the practice of manipulating electoral district boundaries for political gain –... Read more »

PRESS DIGEST- Wall Street Journal – June 28

June 28 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. –... Read more »

Trump fumes as Supreme Court blocks census citizenship question

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday handed President Donald Trump a stinging defeat, blocking his contentious citizenship question planned for the 2020 census because officials gave... Read more »

Supreme Court set to decide major census, electoral maps cases

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court, approaching the end of its current term, is due to issue rulings in the coming days in major cases including the Trump... Read more »