Amazon Workers Trying to Unionize Get Boost From Biden Video

President Biden expressed solidarity with workers attempting to unionize an Amazon facility in Alabama in a video released Sunday that emphasized his broad support of the labor movement — without explicitly backing their cause or naming the company itself. Around 6,000 workers at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, a former …...Read More

What to Know About California’s Covid-19 Relief

Good morning. Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a $7.6 billion stimulus package last week that will send $600 payments to about 5.7 million low-income Californians. The relief package was “desperately needed to millions and millions of Californians,” Mr. Newsom said at a news conference last week. “Those that have been left …...Read More

A Supreme Court Test for What’s Left of the Voting Rights Act

But Paul M. Smith, a lawyer with the Campaign Legal Center, which submitted a brief supporting the challengers, said lower courts had worked out a sensible framework to identify restrictions that violate Section 2. “It is not enough that a rule has a racially disparate impact,” he said. “That disparity …...Read More

How Johnson & Johnson's Vaccine Differs From Pfizer and Moderna's

A third effective weapon was added to America’s arsenal against the coronavirus on Saturday when the Food and Drug Administration granted emergency use authorization for a vaccine developed by Johnson & Johnson. The company said it would start shipping millions of doses early this week, and would provide the United …...Read More

Trump’s Republican Hit List at CPAC Is a Warning Shot to His Party

ORLANDO, Fla. — After days of insisting they could paper over their intraparty divisions, Republican lawmakers were met with a grim reminder of the challenge ahead on Sunday when former President Donald J. Trump stood before a conservative conference and ominously listed the names of Republicans he is targeting for …...Read More

Trump Wins CPAC Straw Poll, but Only 68 Percent Want Him to Run Again

ORLANDO, Fla. — Nearly four months after he lost the 2020 election, Donald J. Trump was able to celebrate being a winner again on Sunday, after he captured the 2024 presidential straw poll of the Conservative Political Action Conference, while Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida finished first in a second …...Read More

Emmanuel Acho to Host ‘The Bachelor’ Television Special

Emmanuel Acho, an author and former National Football League player, will host a post-finale special of “The Bachelor” after the show’s longtime host, Chris Harrison, said he was “stepping aside” after he made comments that were dismissive of racism. Mr. Acho, who wrote the book “Uncomfortable Conversations With a Black …...Read More

Plastic Surgeon Attends Video Traffic Court From Operating Room

The Medical Board of California said it was investigating a plastic surgeon who attended a video traffic court hearing from an operating room while dressed in scrubs and with a patient on the surgical table. The surgeon, Dr. Scott Green, reported by videoconference for a trial in Sacramento Superior Court …...Read More

China Appears to Warn India: Push Too Hard and the Lights Could Go Out

So far, the evidence suggests that the SolarWinds hack, named for the company that made network-management software that was hijacked to insert the code, was chiefly about stealing information. But it also created the capability for far more destructive attacks — and among the companies that downloaded the Russian code …...Read More

Before Breonna Taylor and George Floyd, There Was Ahmaud Arbery

Mr. Arbery and Travis McMichael, who was 34 at the time, are seen tussling over Mr. McMichael’s shotgun as Mr. McMichael shoots three times. Mr. Arbery then spins around, tries to run and falls to the pavement. “From our review of the law — as much as no one likes …...Read More