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The inmate, Thomas D. Arthur, had challenged the use of a chemical in the state’s lethal injection protocol, saying it could cause excruciating pain.
The Supreme Court considered whether the parents of the 15-year-old boy, killed in Mexico by a border guard in the United States, may sue in American courts.
Prosecutors are weighing charges against Andrii V. Artemenko, who worked on a back-channel plan to settle Ukraine’s conflicts with Russia.
Talk of a Mexican border wall to stop illegal immigration ignores the fact that Mexico has been stopping and returning Central American migrants.
The composer Ted Hearne talks about how this work has held up as its subject matter has continued to evolve as a news event.
The letter, written by PEN America, reads in part: “Vibrant, open intercultural dialogue is indispensable in the fight against terror and oppression.”
The rules authorize expelling undocumented immigrants who have committed even minor offenses, and they make it easier to deport people immediately.
He made the comments after drawing criticism in recent days for failing to condemn the rise in anti-Jewish threats and actions.
A guide to the best and worst American leaders in history, and which ones might prevail in a knife fight.
Beijing’s plan to stop buying North Korean coal, a bid to get Kim Jong-un to curb his nuclear ambitions, was also a signal to President Trump: Now it’s your turn.
A number of Republicans will be hearing from constituents on Tuesday, and New York Times reporters will be there to gauge the sentiment.
Ms. Trump, a convert to Judaism, posted a Twitter message calling for “religious tolerance” after 11 separate bomb scares were called into Jewish community centers around the country.
President Trump has insisted his campaign had no contact with Russian officials — denials that stand at odds with the utterances of Russian officials themselves.
The Education Department, whose scrutiny has led hundreds of campuses to close, is now led by Betsy DeVos, who has investments in the industry.
A retired scientist became a hero to some climate-change deniers after he criticized his former boss at NOAA over data handling.
For Broadway audiences, she’s become a familiar sight — and another reason to applaud.
The Claremont Review of Books published “The Flight 93 Election,” an incendiary case for Donald J. Trump. Can it now help pilot the American government?
The publication of a video in which the contentious Breitbart News editor condoned sexual relations with boys seemed to be more than conference organizers could tolerate.
The president called him “a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience.”
President Trump’s nominee continues the longtime practice of reticence over candor in preparing for confirmation battle, to the frustration of Democrats.