South Korea January exports fall for 14th straight month, virus threat looms
By Joori Roh and Cynthia Kim SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean exports suffered a sharper contraction in January, falling for a 14th straight month as worsening sentiment over the new coronavirus and the effect from fewer working days outweighed improving global demand for semiconductors. Overseas sales tumbled 6.1% at the first month of 2020 from […]
Progressive Cori Bush beats long-term Rep. William Lacy Clay in Democratic primary upset
Cori Bush, who features in "Knock Down the House," about progressives who ran for Congress in 2018, canvasses in St Louis, Missouri, Monday. Photo: Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images Progressive challenger Cori Bush, who featured in the Netflix documentary "Knock Down the House," defeated Rep. William Lacy Clay (D-Mo.) in the Democratic primary late Tuesday, AP […]
Latino Voters Moved Toward Republicans. Now Biden Wants Them Back.
Did Democrats take the Hispanic vote for granted in 2020? Some in the party think they did, and can’t afford the same mistakes going forward. By Jennifer Medina and Lisa Lerer Alejandra Gomez was surprised, but pleased, by a flurry of phone calls from the White House in the spring, offering updates on its efforts […]