Trump says officials working on holiday on census dispute

Trump says officials working on holiday on census…

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said administration officials were working on Independence Day in hopes of finding a way to have the 2020 census include a citizenship question even though the government has begun…

You’re Free on Independence Day

You’re Free on Independence Day

An antique car drives down Main Street during a July Fourth parade in Barnstable, Mass., in 2014. (Mike Segar/Reuters) There’s no prescribed way to celebrate July 4th. And that’s the best part of it. Donald…

BORN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY

Born on the Fourth of July

Visitors view the Declaration of Independence at the National Archives in Washington, D.C., in 2013. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Editor’s Note: This review of Harry V. Jaffa’s Storm Over the Constitution was originally published in the November 22, 1999, issue…

Democratic Candidates Aren’t on a Winning Track

Democratic Candidates Aren’t on a Winning Track

Sen. Elizabeth Warren greets supporters in Manchester, N.H., June 14, 2019. (Brian Snyder/Reuters) Nearly all of them are running so hard to the left that the successful nominee will never be able to appear moderate.…

San Francisco’s Vaping Ban Threatens to Push Teens Back Toward Cigarettes

San Francisco’s Vaping Ban Threatens to Push Teens…

A woman smokes a Juul e-cigarette. (Ronen Zvulun/Reuters) Virtue-signaling can have real-world consequences. San Francisco, not known as a city particularly interested in fighting the drug war, has just passed legislation banning the sale of…

The Beginning of a Nation

The Beginning of a Nation

Detail of Washington Delivering His Inaugural Address, April 1789 (Library of Congress) The aftermath of the revolutionary story, even in brief, is rich and exciting. Editor’s Note: The following article appeared in the July 23, 1976,…

Thousands expected for Donald Trumps 4th of July celebration, featuring tanks and lots of protests

Thousands expected for Donald Trumps 4th of July…

Tanks rolled into D.C. for President Donald Trump's 4th of July event. Trump confirmed that tanks and other vehicles would be present for his speech. AP/Spectee WASHINGTON – Tanks, protests and fireworks, oh my! Thousands will…

NBA free-agency moves: Rating every deal

NBA free-agency moves: Rating every deal

3:54 PM ET Kevin PeltonESPN Staff Writer Close Co-author, Pro Basketball Prospectus series Formerly a consultant with the Indiana Pacers Developed WARP rating and SCHOENE system Follow on Twitter Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email…

Suns to waive Korver after Jackson deal

Suns to waive Korver after Jackson deal

As part of a Memphis Grizzlies-Phoenix Suns trade that includes four players, guard Kyle Korver is on his way to the Suns -- who plan to waive Korver and allow him to become a free…

Sources: Grizz explore trade market for Iguodala

Sources: Grizz explore trade market for Iguodala

The Memphis Grizzlies do not intend to give forward Andre Iguodala a buyout before the season and are actively exploring the trade market for the former Finals MVP, league sources told ESPN. The Houston Rockets…

Violent clashes in Portland, Ore., prompt call for anti-mask laws

Violent clashes in Portland, Ore., prompt call for…

Authorities in Portland, Ore., are calling for a series of laws to curb violent clashes at demonstrations that include prohibiting masks worn by protesters, allowing police to videotape demonstrations and giving the city greater control over events organized by…