FROM Mechelle Voepel
Women's Basketball Makes History Maya Moore is the star player for the University of Connecticut Huskies. Last night, she scored 41 points in a 93-62 victory. It was the team's 89th victory , one more than the men's team at UCLA won in the early 1970's. While some sportswriters are saying they should not be compared , long-time ESPN women's basketball columnist Michelle Voepel offers a dissenting view.
Will the Senate write a healthcare bill in secret? While Democrats and Republicans argue White House relations with Russia, another question is being decided behind closed doors: who gets help buying health insurance and who doesn't? We hear how the pros and cons are being shrouded in secrecy.
Is the threat from Russia missing from the Russia meddling probe? There's much being made about the Trump administration's possible ties with Russia. But the bottom line is Russia's effort to influence American democracy. Do the President and his aides care enough to take action before voters go back to the polls?
Terrorism and tweets, hate speech and murder Just days before an election, Britain is coping with a rash of deadly terrorism, and Prime Minister Theresa May is on the defensive. And again today, President Trump has tweeted criticism of the Mayor of London. Later, a double murder in Portland, Oregon has revealed the ugly past of a supposedly “progressive” city. One immediate question: is “hate speech” protected by the First Amendment?