Trump’s Last-Minute Pardon Frees Man Still Facing Accusations of Violence

President Donald J. Trump’s late-night commutation of a 10-year prison sentence being served by a drug…

America in 2021: Racial Progress in the South, a White Mob in the Capitol

ATLANTA — The day after Georgia elected a Black descendant of sharecroppers and a young Jewish…

How The Capitol Attack Led Democrats to Demand Trump’s Resignation

The vice president, who for four years had remained loyal to Mr. Trump to the point…

Hacking ‘Likely’ Came From Russia, US Says

The various agencies have created ad hoc working groups to deal with the hacking, but the…

Trump Pressures Pence to Reject Electoral Votes

“The person having the greatest number of votes shall be the president,” the amendment goes on,…

Inside the C.I.A., She Became a Spy for Planet Earth

Linda Zall played a starring role in American science that led to decades of major advances.…

What We Know About Georgia Voting So Far

Georgia’s runoff elections on Tuesday are high-stakes contests that will determine which party controls the Senate…

Paul Sarbanes, Former Maryland Senator, Dies at 87

Mr. Sarbanes graduated in 1954 and won a Rhodes Scholarship, attending Balliol College at Oxford and…

What We Know About a Suddenly Important Michigan Elections Board

“I would have loved to finish that recount because what it showed before it was stopped…

Economic Policy Has Become a Partisan Game. That Could Do Long-Term Harm.

It created the appearance that she was a partisan actor who, rather than apply a consistent…