5 things to know for February 25: Ukraine, SCOTUS, George Floyd, Covid-19, Gas prices

(You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. Ukraine 2. SCOTUS President Joe Biden has selected Ketanji Brown Jackson as his nominee to the Supreme Court, according to a source who has been notified about the decision, setting in motion a historic confirmation … Read more

5 things to know for February 8: Covid, Ukraine, SCOTUS, Trump, Government shutdown

Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. Coronavirus School mask mandates will come to an end in Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware and Oregon within weeks, state … Read more

5 things to know for Jan. 25: Ukraine, SCOTUS, Covid-19, Burkina Faso, Boris Johnson

Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. Ukraine 2. Supreme Court The Supreme Court announced yesterday it will reconsider race-based affirmative action in college admissions, a move that … Read more

5 things to know for January 21: 2020 Election, Ukraine, Covid-19, SCOTUS, Belarus

Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.) 1. 2020 Election Trump campaign officials, led by Rudy Giuliani, oversaw efforts in December 2020 to put forward illegitimate electors … Read more