The New York Times
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Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., who helped soothe protesters after the killing of an unarmed black teenager in the summer, now finds himself with limited options to calm the unrest in Ferguson.
In testimony from roughly 60 witnesses, there were varying accounts of the critical final moments, when Michael Brown stopped running, turned and moved back toward Officer Darren Wilson.
The regulation would be the latest in a series of E.P.A. controls on air pollution that wafts from smokestacks and tailpipes, and would probably set off a battle among all sides of the issue.
The scene in Ferguson went from tense but civil before the announcement of the grand jury’s decision to a night of looting, fire and chaos.
Michèle A. Flournoy, who was seen as a leading contender to succeed Chuck Hagel as defense secretary, has asked not to be considered, citing family concerns.
The president, saying that an emerging agreement to extend a number of existing tax cuts favored corporations over the middle class, delivered a setback to negotiations that have already been divisive.
Judge Kristine Baker of Federal District Court struck down Arkansas’ same-sex marriage ban on Tuesday, which could pave the way for county clerks to resume issuing licenses.
We should make our candidates take progressive positions on food. For anyone interested in better eating and better health, that’s important.
Industry groups, energy companies and 20 states are challenging the E.P.A.'s interpretation of the law and whether the costs of adhering to regulations should be taken into account.
With my husband deployed, my days of team man-on-man defense are over. I’m playing zone with two toddlers, and traveling, as we will this week, is the hardest game of all.
Following the events the day after the release of the grand jury decision in the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson. Mo.
Repercussions of Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel’s resignation and a grand jury decision over the death of Michael Brown are dominating conversation in Washington.
The senator from New York will urge his party to counter the Republicans’ argument that government is the source of the country’s ills.
Former President George Bush gave a kiss to his wife, Barbara, on the “kiss cam” at a Houston Texans game on Sunday.
The most credible eyewitnesses to the shooting said the teenager had charged toward Officer Darren Wilson just before the fatal shots, the St. Louis County prosecutor said.
Darren Wilson was not charged in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., which set off civil unrest over what protesters called a pattern of police brutality against young black men.
Ferguson became a scene of chaos, anger and grief after a grand jury declined to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown.
The most credible eyewitnesses to the shooting of Michael Brown said he had charged toward Police Officer Darren Wilson just before the fatal shots, the St. Louis County prosecutor said.
The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit on Monday turned down Gov. Jan Brewer’s request to reconsider its ruling that blocked her policy of denying driver’s licenses to young immigrants who have avoided deportation.