Judge blocks North Carolina law enforcement demanding truth in campaign ads

The law prohibits anyone from knowingly publishing or disseminating false information about a candidate for the purpose of harming that candidate’s chances in office. This allowed for an ongoing investigation into Stein’s ad, which involved untested rape kits held by local law enforcement. O’Neill’s campaign cited the law in its September 2020 election committee complaint … Read more

Latest news on the Russian-Ukrainian war: live updates

The port of Odessa in southern Ukraine last month.Credit…Laetitia Vancon for The New York Times Ukraine is pushing ahead with its plan to resume grain exports across the Black Sea despite a Russian missile attack on the port of Odessa that raised doubts about the viability of an international deal to ease a global food … Read more

Should we do twice as much sport? New Study Has Surprising Health Findings

For years, doctors and medical groups have told Americans that 150 minutes a week of “moderate intensity” exercise is the sweet spot for maximizing health and longevity. This recommendation, which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention promotes as ideal on their website and literature, equates to about 5 half-hour workouts per week. The reason … Read more