Supreme Court Opens New Term With Argument on Insanity Defense

WASHINGTON — In the first argument of its new term, the Supreme Court on Monday considered…

Three Ex-Blackwater Guards Are Resentenced in Iraq War Massacre

WASHINGTON — Three former Blackwater security contractors were sentenced on Thursday to roughly half of their…

Man Who Claimed Trump Will Start a ‘Racial War and Crusade’ Is Arrested

A Nazi sympathizer who threatened to butcher a Hispanic woman and boasted that President Trump would…

Defiant Former Blackwater Contractor Again Sentenced to Life

WASHINGTON — Shortly before a federal judge sentenced him to life in prison on Wednesday for…

Commandos’ Behavior Prompts Pentagon Review of Special Operations Culture

WASHINGTON — The head of the Pentagon’s Special Operations Command has ordered a wide-ranging review into…

‘Of Course He’s Racist’: 2020 Democrats Criticize Trump After Shootings

Democratic candidates for president excoriated President Trump and his Republican allies anew on Monday in frustration…

‘Of Course He’s Racist’: Democratic Candidates Criticize Trump After Shootings

Democratic candidates for president excoriated President Trump and his Republican allies anew on Monday in frustration…

Toledo? Trump Misstates Location of Ohio Massacre

After two mass shootings over the weekend killed and wounded dozens of people in Texas and…

Trump Wants ‘Strong Background Checks’ After Mass Shootings but Ties Them to Immigration Laws

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday called for Republicans and Democrats to work together to strengthen…

Trump Calls for ‘Strong Background Checks’ After Mass Shootings

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday called for Republicans and Democrats to work together to strengthen…

In El Paso Shooting Suspect’s Manifesto, an Echo of Trump’s Language

At campaign rallies before last year’s midterm elections, President Trump repeatedly warned that America was under…

Some Democratic Candidates Seek to Link Shootings to Trump

EL PASO — Democratic candidates for president on Sunday reacted strongly to two mass shootings that…

U.S. to Resume Executions of Death-Row Inmates

WASHINGTON — The federal government will resume executions of death-row inmates after a nearly two-decade moratorium,…

At Town Hall, Pete Buttigieg Confronts Tensions Around Police Shooting

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Mayor Pete Buttigieg faced a tense crowd at a town-hall event in…

Pete Buttigieg Leaves Campaign Trail After Police Shooting in South Bend

Pete Buttigieg pulled himself off the presidential campaign trail on Monday and returned to his day…