Democracy Dies in Darkness
Unsealed court documents allege some who attacked the Capitol communicated as they breached opposite sides of the building and talked about hunting for lawmakers to make “citizen’s arrests.”
On the eve of the inauguration, President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala D. Harris honor those lost in the pandemic.
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Downtown D.C. is a fortress as inauguration nears
The heart of the nation’s capital is a maze of fences, concrete barriers and security checkpoints ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan. 20.
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A quarantine facility is under construction in Shijiazhuang, China. (CNS/AFP/Getty Images)
Relations are expected to improve with President Trump’s departure. But the pipeline project, supported by Canada, is a “toe stubber.”
Approval of the U.S. president in France, Germany and Italy is likely to jump by roughly 50 percentage points on Wednesday.
Mark Ruwedel’s book, "Seventy-Two and One Half Miles Across Los Angeles," is a portrait of his hometown.
Social studies and civics teachers, who explain how government works, face an unprecedented task.
As coronavirus pandemic intensifies, many colleges are starting classes online.
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More than 180 countries across the globe have pushed for the International Monetary Fund to approve emergency financial backing for nations reeling from the devastating economic impact of the coronavirus.
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An image from a Dec. 14 Zoom call shows Jared Porter after he was named Mets GM. (Zoom via AP)
Mets owner Steven Cohen said "there should be zero tolerance for this type of behavior" in announcing the firing. Porter admitting to sending a sexually explicit image among the texts.
Hurney was the Panthers’ general manager in two separate stints while Ron Rivera coached there. The position has been vacant in Washington for nearly four years.
At 38, the native of Argentina will become MLS's youngest leader. But he had set his sights on working in the United States since a 2017 visit to a former teammate who was playing in Los Angeles.
While it’s possible this year’s final at-large team is qualitatively better than previous selections at the edge of the field, it’s also a mathematical fact the 37th best at-large team is reaching the tournament for the first time.
Sam Mewis records a hat trick and her older sister, Kristie, scores the other goal in a 4-0 win that stretches the Americans’ unbeaten streak to 33.
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A heron, a shepherd and a rabbit all add to a sense of dazzling profusion and potential in Giovanni Bellini’s “St. Francis in the Desert.”
This Swiss Oscar submission paints a portrait of a woman trying to save her brother’s life.
The story collection arrives on the heels of Barry’s superb 2019 novel, “Night Boat to Tangier.”