Fox News town halls divide Dem presidential hopefuls

Fox News town halls divide Dem presidential hopefuls

Pete Buttigieg takes a selfie with audience members after a Fox News town hall on May 19, 2019, in Claremont, N.H. | Jessica Hill/AP Photo 2020 Elections The choice of whether to appear on the network illustrates deeper strategic divides in the Democratic presidential primary. By ELENA SCHNEIDER 05/20/2019 05:06 AM EDT LACONIA, N.H. —…
Brooks Koepka defends US PGA Championship, Dustin Johnson second

Brooks Koepka defends US PGA Championship, Dustin Johnson second

Koepka said the final round was a "grind" as he successfully defended his US PGA Championship title US PGA Championship final round leaderboard, Bethpage Black Course -8 B Koepka (US); -6 D Johnson (US); -2 J Spieth (US), P Cantlay (US), M Wallace (Eng); -1 L List (US); Level S Kang (Kor) Selected others: +1…
‘Breaking the silence’: New report documents torture in Kashmir

‘Breaking the silence’: New report documents torture in Kashmir

Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir - Prisoners in Indian-administered Kashmir have been subjected to abuse and torture, including "water-boarding, sleep deprivation and sexualised torture", according to a report by two rights bodies. The 560-page report released on Monday mentions solitary confinement, sleep deprivation, and sexualised torture including rape and sodomy, used as torture techniques against Kashmiris. Other torture…
Andrew Yang’s Very Big Idea

Andrew Yang’s Very Big Idea

Nancy Scola is a senior technology reporter for POLITICO Pro. DES MOINES, Iowa — Andrew Yang bounces from leg to leg on the stage at Franklin Junior High School, cloaked in his campaign-trail uniform of blue jacket and navy “MATH” cap, warning the crowd about the threat that robots pose to the American heartland. If…
Sweden files request for Assange’s arrest over rape allegation

Sweden files request for Assange’s arrest over rape allegation

The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday filed a request for his arrest, the Prosecution Authority said. The warrant, if granted, would be the first step in a process to have Assange extradited from the UK, where he is serving a 50-week sentence for skipping…
Buttigieg finds friends on Fox as he calls out ‘grotesque’ Trump attacks

Buttigieg finds friends on Fox as he calls out ‘grotesque’ Trump attacks

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is one of the few 2020 prominent Democratic presidential candidates to do a Fox News town hall so far. | Jessica Hill/AP Photo 2020 elections His remarks, at a Fox News town hall, emphasized his unorthodox approach to the 2020 campaign. By DANIEL STRAUSS 05/19/2019 09:29 PM EDT Updated 05/19/2019…