Tom Coburn, the ‘Dr. No’ of Congress, Is Dead at 72

Tom Coburn, an ultraconservative Oklahoma Republican and family physician who in 16 years in Congress crusaded…

E.P.A., Citing Coronavirus, Drastically Relaxes Rules for Polluters

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday announced a sweeping relaxation of environmental rules in…

Trump Mocks Proposal to Build NY Sea Wall to Prevent Flood Damage: ‘Get Your Mops & Buckets Ready!’

Saul Loeb/Getty Images President Donald Trump mocked a proposal to prevent flooding damage in New York…