Georgia DA Fani Willis talks about Trump election probe | USA TODAY

Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis gives a sit-down interview about her investigation into Trump’s election interference in Georgia. RELATED: Jan. 6 committee: What we know about the panel targeting Trump aides https://bit.ly/36cXwu2 A recording of the now-infamous exchange, in…

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Loudoun County, Va. voters weigh in on education issues | USA TODAY

After the Virginia election of Republican governor Glenn Youngkin, voters from Loudoun County address the issue that matters most to them: education. RELATED:https://youtu.be/vN1iBQlFY7o Youngkin’s victory, using parents’ outrage in Loudoun and other Virginia counties as a central theme, has given…

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Seven days of 1961: The birth of “jail-no-bail” | USA TODAY

The Friendship Nine were sentenced to 30 days of hard labor on a chain gang and the “jail-no-bail” movement was born. RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kbKFh6M3HJk On February 1, 1961, 10 young civil rights activists were convicted of trespassing for staging a sit-in…

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Cheney has to beat Trump’s hold on the GOP to keep her seat in Wyoming | USA TODAY

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney soured GOP voters when she turned on Donald Trump; now she faces his endorsed candidate and his hold on the Republican Party. RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0h3a-X9VL-k&t=2s A klatch of long-time chums – all Republican men – gather around…

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Retracing “Seven days of 1961” | USA TODAY

USA TODAY’s “Seven Days of 1961” retraces crucial moments that set in motion a new era of civil rights that continues to inform social justice movements today RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yg49aArBzYk USA TODAY’s “Seven Days of 1961” explores how sustained acts of…

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New voting system could mean weeks before NYC Mayor is known | USA TODAY

Ranked choice voting takes centers stage in New York City mayoral election. RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fC3ap3F0ZI New Yorkers were heading to the polls Tuesday to pick their next mayor in what could be one of the most consequential elections in the city’s…

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