John Roberts Was Already Chief Justice. But Now It’s His Court.

WASHINGTON — In a series of stunning decisions over the past two weeks, Chief Justice John…

Elk Return to Kentucky, Bringing Economic Life

After a concerted reintroduction effort two decades ago, the state is now home to the largest…

‘Our Luck May Have Run Out’: California’s Case Count Explodes

Mr. Newsom localized the reopening process, allowing counties to move at different speeds, repeatedly declaring that…

Judge Rejects U.S. Effort to Hold Palestinian Man After Prison Term

This article was produced in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. WASHINGTON — A…

The Supreme Court Stopped Anti-Abortion Momentum. For Now.

“Instead of valuing fundamental democratic principles, unelected justices have intruded on the sovereign prerogatives of state…

Trump Shares Video of Armed White Couple Confronting Protesters

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday morning retweeted a video of a white man and woman…

Golden State Killer Cases: Joseph DeAngelo Pleads Guilty

The man accused of being the Golden State Killer agreed to plead guilty in Sacramento on…

Supreme Court Elevates Abortion in Senate Campaigns

“It’s a good day for freedom,” top Democratic National Committee members said in a joint statement,…

After Setbacks, a Surprising Win for the Abortion-Rights Movement

WASHINGTON — After months of dire warnings about the impending end of abortion access in the…

Supreme Court Lifts Limits on Trump’s Power to Fire Consumer Watchdog

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that the president is free to fire the director…