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Lawrence Ferlinghetti, literary citadel of San Francisco, dies at 101

The acclaimed poet was longtime proprietor of City Lights, the San Francisco bookstore and avant-garde publishing house that catapulted the Beat Generation to fame.
  • Feb 23, 2021

Dominion files defamation lawsuit against MyPillow CEO over false claims voting machines were rigged against Trump

The company is seeking more than $1.3 billion from Mike Lindell, a staunch Trump supporter, and his company.
  • Feb 22, 2021

Why we don’t talk about sexual violence against boys — and why we should

It's far more pervasive than we think.
  • Feb 22, 2021

Pipe bombs found near Capitol on Jan. 6 are believed to have been placed the night before

Exclusive video obtained by The Washington Post shows the suspect shortly before they allegedly placed an explosive device near the headquarters of the Republican National Committee.
  • Jan 29, 2021

Dominion voting machine firm sues Giuliani for more than $1.3 billion

The lawsuit accuses him of repeatedly lying about Dominion Voting Systems in an effort to promote the “Big Lie” that the election was stolen from President Donald Trump.
  • Jan 25, 2021

Dominion threatens MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell with lawsuit over ‘false and conspiratorial’ claims

Lindell, a major Republican donor who has touted his relationship with the president, has made frequent appearances on right-wing media to promote baseless claims — rejected by court after court — of a rigged election.
  • Jan 18, 2021

41 minutes of fear: A video timeline from inside the Capitol siege

An examination of video, texts and other evidence shows how perilously close lawmakers came to the enraged mob
  • Jan 16, 2021

How the rioters who stormed the Capitol came dangerously close to Pence

About one minute after the vice president was hustled out of the Senate chamber and into a nearby room, members of the pro-Trump mob arrived at the top of a nearby landing.
  • Jan 15, 2021

Dominion sues pro-Trump lawyer Sidney Powell, seeking more than $1.3 billion

Chief executive John Poulos, whose voting machine company has been the focus of conspiracy theories, said he is not interested in settling the case and wants to go to trial.
  • Jan 8, 2021

Trump assembles a ragtag crew of conspiracy-minded allies in flailing bid to reverse election loss

The president’s orbit has grown more extreme as his more mainstream allies, including Attorney General William P. Barr, have declined to endorse his increasingly radical plans to overturn the will of the voters.
  • Dec 21, 2020