The Abandoned Luxury Towers That Graffiti Exposed
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 23:25:43 +0000
Skyscrapers in the heart of Los Angeles were a financial failure that many people had ignored — until graffiti artists tagged their windows.
In Texas, a ‘Once-in-a-Generation’ Brawl for Control of the G.O.P.
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 18:55:19 +0000
Attorney General Ken Paxton is out for revenge. Gov. Greg Abbott wants private school vouchers. Both want to bring down incumbent Republicans in Tuesday’s primary and shift the state further to the right.
‘I’m Matt.’ For Some Politicians, Addiction Battles Drive Policymaking.
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 16:58:52 +0000
Elected leaders in recovery are sharing their histories of drug abuse, fueled by worry over the epidemic that’s killing so many Americans.
Texas Judge Temporarily Blocks Paxton’s Demand for Transgender Minors’ Records
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 21:36:17 +0000
An L.G.B.T.Q. organization had sued after the state’s attorney general asked for documents on children receiving gender-affirming care.
Judge Rules Against Corporate Transparency Act Disclosure Provision
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 22:42:50 +0000
An Alabama judge barred the government from collecting certain company ownership data to help the Treasury Department identify money launderers, and called the effort a case of congressional overreach.
Republicans Nod to Trump’s Influence in Race to Succeed McConnell
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 18:54:44 +0000
Donald Trump is looming over the upcoming leadership battle to replace Mitch McConnell as senators weigh each contender’s independence with their alignment to the former president and the party’s base.
Supreme Court Poised to Rule on Monday on Trump’s Eligibility to Hold Office
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 18:48:10 +0000
An unusual announcement from the court provided a strong hint that the justices will act the day before the primaries on Super Tuesday.
Nikki Haley Hedges on Her Pledge to Support Republican Nominee
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 19:33:37 +0000
In a Sunday interview, Ms. Haley suggested she might no longer feel bound to support the eventual Republican nominee and also said that she supported I.V.F. but that states should be able to ban it.
Majority of Biden 2020 Voters Now Say He’s Too Old to Be Effective, Poll Finds
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 10:03:35 +0000
A New York Times/Siena College poll revealed how much even his supporters worry about his age, intensifying what has become a grave threat to his re-election bid.
Who Will Win Control of the House in 2024? California May Hold the Key.
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 10:02:16 +0000
While the state is solidly in the Democrats’ column for the presidential election, the winners in key districts could determine who runs Congress.
Trump’s Allies Ramp Up Campaign Targeting Voter Rolls
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 10:01:50 +0000
Calling themselves investigators, activists are using new data tools and disputed legal theories to urge officials to drop voters from the rolls.
Aging Bridge Is a Flashpoint in Competitive Washington State House Race
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 08:00:31 +0000
Representative Marie Gluesenkamp Perez is running on fixing one of the busiest bridges in the region. Her far-right opponent calls it an “Antifa superhighway.”
Trump Makes Baseless Claims About Immigration and Voter Fraud
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 02:32:22 +0000
At rallies in North Carolina and Virginia, former President Donald J. Trump asserted without evidence that President Biden was urging migrants to enter the country and vote illegally in November.
Firefighter Rescues Driver in Truck Hanging Over Kentucky Bridge
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 17:17:59 +0000
For nearly an hour, the driver was trapped in a tractor-trailer leaning over the side of a Kentucky bridge until a firefighter lowered on a rope made a daring rescue.
Trump Dominates Michigan G.O.P. Convention Amid Party Turmoil
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 22:46:47 +0000
The former president won all 39 delegates against Nikki Haley during the caucus-style event in Grand Rapids.
University of Florida Eliminates All D.E.I.-Related Positions
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 21:10:15 +0000
The move complies with a state law that barred public universities from using government funds for initiatives that promote diversity, equity and inclusion.
For Democrats Pining for an Alternative, Biden Team Has a Message: Get Over It
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 20:15:22 +0000
A new poll shows that nearly two in five Democrats say that the president should not be their nominee. But no one who matters to the president seems willing to suggest he step aside.
Snow Storm Leaves Thousands in California and Nevada Without Power
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 00:10:37 +0000
Up to two feet of snow fell in some areas and combined with gusty winds as the risk of avalanches remained high.
‘Pretty Sickening’: Texas Ranchers Face Crippling Losses
Sun, 03 Mar 2024 00:42:11 +0000
Fires burning across the plains of Texas, Kansas and Nebraska have hit ranchers hard. Dry, windy weather threatens to make the fires worse.
Trump’s Support Among Latinos Grows, New Poll Shows
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 17:04:57 +0000
A New York Times/Siena College poll found President Biden losing support among Latino voters, who now account for nearly 15 percent of eligible voters, a record high.
Freight Trains Derail Along Lehigh River
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 18:42:15 +0000
Photos on social media showed two locomotives and several container cars derailed. No one was injured and no hazardous materials leaked, officials said.