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Kathy Griffin Charges Back into Controversy with 'Air-Filled Syringe' for Trump Joke

Kathy Griffin Charges Back into Controversy with 'Air-Filled Syringe' for Trump Joke

By Kilian Melloy | May 27
Kathy Griffin has charged back into controversy with a wisecrack about a "Syringe with nothing but air inside it" — seemingly, her prescription for the current president.

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

Congress Said COVID-19 Tests Should be Free, But Who's Paying?

By Blake Farmer, Nashville Public Radio | May 26
Hospitals around the country are afraid to send out hundreds of thousands of bills related to COVID-19 testing. That's because Congress mandated there would be no copays and no out-of-pocket costs for patients. But who's paying?

Atlanta is Home to 2 Potential Contenders for Biden's VP

Atlanta is Home to 2 Potential Contenders for Biden's VP

By Bill Barrow | May 26
Neither public rivals nor personal friends, Keisha Lance Bottoms and Stacey Abrams spent years climbing parallel ladders at Atlanta City Hall and the Georgia Capitol.

Biden Makes 1st In-Person Appearance in More than 2 Months

Biden Makes 1st In-Person Appearance in More than 2 Months

By Will Weissert | May 25
Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home.

Trump Threatens to Move RNC Without Assurances From Governor

Trump Threatens to Move RNC Without Assurances From Governor

By Jonathan Drew | May 25
President Donald Trump threatened Monday to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state's Democratic governor doesn't immediately sign off on allowing a full-capacity gathering in August.

AP Fact Check: Faulty Trump Claims on Virus Drug, Vote Fraud

AP Fact Check: Faulty Trump Claims on Virus Drug, Vote Fraud

By Hope Yen, Marilynn Marchione and Calvin Woodward | May 25
When President Donald Trump doesn't like the message, he shoots the messenger.

Biden Aims to Move Left Without Abandoning Centrist Roots

Biden Aims to Move Left Without Abandoning Centrist Roots

By Will Weissert and Bill Barrow | May 25
Now that he's the presumptive Democratic nominee, Biden is sharpening his tone, still pitching consensus but touting a "bold agenda" aimed at mollifying progressives who remain skeptical.

Trump Doubles Up with Maryland, Virginia Memorial Day Events

Trump Doubles Up with Maryland, Virginia Memorial Day Events

By Darlene Superville | May 25
President Donald Trump booked back-to-back Memorial Day appearances despite the coronavirus pandemic, at Arlington National Cemetery and at a historic fort in Baltimore.

Sessions, Running for Senate, Rejects Trump's Criticism

Sessions, Running for Senate, Rejects Trump's Criticism

By Kim Chandler | May 24
Jeff Sessions pushed back at President Donald Trump's criticism Saturday, telling Trump that he was "damn fortunate" Sessions recused himself from the Russia investigation.

Virus, Economy, Trump and Cash Hamper GOP's Bid For House

Virus, Economy, Trump and Cash Hamper GOP's Bid For House

By Alan Fram | May 24
Republicans are brandishing the latest weapon in their uphill fight for House control this November: votes by moderate Democrats to pass a $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill promising benefits for immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally.

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