Americans see their nation as a weaker force in the world

NEWS AND OPINION: So how is the U.S. perceived on the world stage right now? One…

Republican collaboration in Democrats’ historic gun-control victory unpopular with most GOP leaders

Senate Republicans handed President Biden a huge win with the nation’s first new federal gun-control law…

States divided on abortion restrictions, future uncertain in many places

Different laws spanning more than 170 years will now govern abortion access in states across the…

‘They’re all terrified’: Patients ‘panic’ as abortion clinic prepares to close

Beyond the protests at the last remaining abortion clinic for hundreds of miles, the patients have…

Court rolls back precedent, experimentation in rulings on abortion and guns

The Constitution became a little simpler with last week’s decisions on guns and abortion, as the…

Nationwide protests denouncing Dobbs ruling lead to dozens of arrests over the weekend

Police arrested dozens of pro-abortion protesters in cities across the country over the weekend as activists…

Hutchinson says Supreme Court abortion decision saves lives, AOC says women will die

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Sunday his state would expand services for mothers in the aftermath…

AOC accuses GOP lawmakers of ‘killing women and pregnant people’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday accused GOP lawmakers of “incompetence” after claiming they are “killing women…

Five-month-old girl fatally shot in Chicago

A 5-month-old girl was fatally shot in the head Friday evening in Chicago‘s South Shore neighborhood,…

Stacey Abrams dodges question on abortion restrictions

Stacey Abrams, a Democratic candidate for governor in Georgia, didn’t give a direct answer Sunday when…

G-7 leaders mock photo of Putin riding horse shirtless

World leaders attending the G-7 summit in Germany sat on a high horse on Sunday as…

Ukrainian fighter pilots in Washington to appeal in person for advanced aircraft for war effort

Two Ukrainian air force fighter pilots stepped out of the cockpit and onto Capitol Hill last…

Stacey Abrams calls for federal law establishing abortion rights following Supreme Court ruling

Stacey Abrams wants a federal law codifying abortion rights following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn…

Warren says Democratic victories in PA, WI would lead Senate to cement abortion rights

Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Sunday that Democratic victories in November would enable Congress to cement abortion…

G-7 to ban Russian gold, as missile strikes continue in Ukraine

Russian forces unleashed a barrage of missile attacks Sunday in Ukraine, including strikes on an apartment…

The courts keep frustrating Biden

Courts high and low continue to frustrate President Joe Biden and the White House, with Friday’s…

Ghislaine Maxwell on suicide watch, though she isn’t suicidal, attorney says

Ghislaine Maxwell, the late Jeffrey Epstein’s former girlfriend and confidant, was placed on suicide watch, even…

At least 20 dead in South African tavern, officials say

At least 20 people between the ages of 18 and 20 were found dead in a…

US destroyer sunk in 1944 off Philippines becomes deepest wreck ever discovered

Explorers have discovered the deepest shipwreck ever found – a US destroyer that sank during the…

‘We have to stay together’: Biden on alliance behind Ukraine

ELMAU, Germany — President Joe Biden on Sunday praised the continued unity of the global alliance…