The president’s pitch Thursday was part of a pivot away from the first chapter of his presidency, in which Washington and his administration were consumed by emergency funding measures to combat the pandemic.
The viciousness of Katherine Janness’s killing, combined with where it happened, has shaken residents. The city’s crime rate is dominating the political debate in Georgia, a state expected to be key in the 2022 midterms.
Boris Vishnevsky, of the opposition Yabloko party, shows a phone app in St. Petersburg on Sept. 7 with his image, right, and two look-alikes and namesakes who apparently are on the ballot to divert votes from him. (Anton Vaganov/Reuters)