Portugal votes for a president amid record coronavirus infections

LISBON — Portugal’s ferocious coronavirus resurgence is playing havoc with Sunday’s presidential election, complicating a vote in which center-right incumbent Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa seemed certain to be reelected. Polls still…

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Sailing champion’s testimony sets off Greece’s #MeToo movement

ATHENS — An Olympic sailing champion’s powerful testimony has sparked a #MeToo movement in Greece. Last week, Sofia Bekatorou, a gold medalist at the 2004 Olympics in Athens, revealed that she…

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Democratic Sen Chris Coons Suggests A ‘Quid Pro Quo’ To Confirm Biden Picks, Delay Trump Impeachment Trial

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Pete Buttigieg Floats Raising Federal Gas Tax: ‘All Options Need To Be On The Table’

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Pete Buttigieg Floats Raising Federal Gas Tax: ‘All Options Need To Be On The Table’

Transportation Secretary nominee Pete Buttigieg suggested raising the federal gas tax in order to fund infrastructure initiatives during his confirmation hearing Thursday before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee.…

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Liberal Groups Pressure Biden On His Top Officials’ Corporate Ties

Nearly fifty progressive groups are calling on President Joe Biden to release more information on his political appointees and nominees’ potential conflicts of interests. In a letter sent Thursday to…

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