No Impeachment in View, but Democrats Push On With Investigations of Trump

No Impeachment in View, but Democrats Push On With Investigations of Trump

“We’re going to move forward with our investigation into obstruction of justice, abuses of power, corruption, to defend the rule of law, which is our job,” Mr. Nadler told reporters in New York afterward. “It’s a broader mandate than the special prosecutor has. His mandate is only for crimes.” Mr. Nadler said he rejected Mr.…
Eager to Court Jews (and Fracture Democrats), Republicans Push Bills on Anti-Semitism

Eager to Court Jews (and Fracture Democrats), Republicans Push Bills on Anti-Semitism

Ms. Pelosi has not said whether she would support the bill if it passed the Senate, and a spokeswoman declined to comment. A House leadership aide, speaking on the condition of anonymity because he was not authorized publicly, said the bill was likely to draw extended scrutiny in House committees before — or if —…
‘It’s Time to Break the Chains.’ Algerians Seek a Revolution.

‘It’s Time to Break the Chains.’ Algerians Seek a Revolution.

ALGIERS — High above the sea in a heavily guarded villa, Algeria’s 82-year-old president, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, sits in a wheelchair — mute, paralyzed, barely able to move his hands. Hovered over by a flurry of attendants and family members, he has not uttered a single word in public, much less given a speech or interview,…
‘A State of Emergency’: Native Americans Stranded for Days by Flooding

‘A State of Emergency’: Native Americans Stranded for Days by Flooding

PINE RIDGE, S.D. — Ella Red Cloud-Yellow Horse, marooned for days by a blizzard and then a flood, needed to get out. Supplies at her house were running low. She had come down with pneumonia. She had a chemotherapy appointment to keep. But her long driveway was blocked by mountains of mud — impassable even…
The Rise and Rise of Death Online

The Rise and Rise of Death Online

The remaining founder, Hayden Hewitt, who made the decision not to host the Christchurch video, acknowledged that Liveleak’s audience leans right, and that a racist contingent has found a home on the site. “Yes, people who want to see these things will be drawn to it,” he said. “It’s as plain as the nose on…
Its Territory May Be Gone, but the U.S. Fight Against ISIS Is Far From Over

Its Territory May Be Gone, but the U.S. Fight Against ISIS Is Far From...

WASHINGTON — The fight to expel the Islamic State from its last shard of territory in Syria may be over. But the United States and its partners still face significant battles against the terrorist group, its affiliates and other networks that are less formally aligned with it elsewhere, in Afghanistan, West Africa and the Philippines.…
Discovered After 70, Black Artists Find Success, Too, Has Its Price

Discovered After 70, Black Artists Find Success, Too, Has Its Price

McArthur Binion had been creating art almost completely under the radar for four decades, handling his own occasional sales and raising two children in Chicago on a teaching salary. Now Mr. Binion, the first African-American to receive a graduate degree from the prestigious Cranbrook Academy of Art, has been fully embraced by the mainstream art…
Israel Lobby Convenes in Washington Amid Fraying Bipartisanship and Rising Tension

Israel Lobby Convenes in Washington Amid Fraying Bipartisanship and Rising Tension

“These conferences are supposed to be cohesive unity builders,” Mr. Miller said. But, he added, “rarely has Israeli politics been more divided, and Aipac is going to mirror those divisions.” Republicans will almost certainly use the conference to portray their party as the home for Israel’s supporters. Senator Mitch McConnell, Republican of Kentucky and the…
N.C.A.A. Tournament Day 3: Kentucky and L.S.U. Head to Round of 16

N.C.A.A. Tournament Day 3: Kentucky and L.S.U. Head to Round of 16

“They’re big-time athletes,” Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon said. “Crazy athletes, and the point guard is terrific.” To slip past Maryland, L.S.U. overcame a miserable stretch in the second half, when the Terrapins’ 3-2 zone forced the Tigers into deep outside shots. Maryland erased a 15-point deficit, and the teams traded leads until the Terrapins tied…
Medicare for All Would Abolish Private Insurance. ‘There’s No Precedent in American History’

Medicare for All Would Abolish Private Insurance. ‘There’s No Precedent in American History’

Many supporters of this approach see elimination of private insurance as a key feature, not a bug, meant to improve the program’s efficiency and equity by streamlining the health care system and weakening profit motives. With a single insurer covering every patient, hospitals and doctors could spend less time and money complying with differing policies,…

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Callum Hudson-Odoi: Uefa investigate racism case during Chelsea game

Callum Hudson-Odoi: Uefa investigate racism case during Chelsea game

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Supreme Court to consider new gerrymandering limits

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