Journal criticized for not consulting black scholars on race

A leading journal of political philosophy took up the Black Lives Matter movement in its June issue without a single contribution from a black academic, triggering an outcry from African-American scholars.

  • Written by ERRIN HAINES WHACK , Associated Press

Democrats: Will new GOP oversight chairman pursue Trump?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Trey Gowdy is known as a dogged investigator of Hillary Clinton. Now Democrats wonder whether the South Carolina Republican will pursue President Donald Trump with the same vigor he used in going after the Democratic presidential candidate.

  • Written by MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press

TV coverage of Comey testimony comes with plenty of spin

NEW YORK (AP) — The extensive coverage of former FBI Director James Comey's Senate testimony gave Americans time to pause and focus on the slowly unfolding story about President Donald Trump and Russian involvement in the presidential campaign. But there was no rest for partisan spinners.

  • Written by DAVID BAUDER , AP Television Writer

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's dodgy data on health care, stimulus

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has tried to give new life to a Republican health care bill that's facing uncertain prospects in Congress, using a speech about infrastructure in Cincinnati to go after "Obamacare," too.

  • Written by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR , Associated Press

Anti-Shariah rallies this weekend worry Muslim leaders

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Inside a mosque in the college town of Eugene, a half-dozen men prostrated themselves on a carpet while another man led the midday prayers. Over their melodic recitation came a tapping sound as a locksmith installed higher-grade locks on the front door.

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  • Written by ANDREW SELSKY , Associated Press