The New York Times
Updated: 3 min 31 sec ago
A federal judge dismissed two lawsuits against the I.R.S. related to its treatment of conservative groups, ruling that no remedy was necessary because the groups’ tax-exempt applications were ultimately approved.
Two Democrats, Gov. John W. Hickenlooper and Senator Mark Udall, are in fierce re-election races, and both parties are spending millions in a state not quite red or blue.
Talking to kids about personal safety is like talking about retirement planning. We can’t expect them not to play the game to win—so if heading the ball puts kids in danger, then soccer has to change the rules.
If there is one thing that unites coal-country candidates from both parties, it is that the Obama administration and the E.P.A. are job-killers.
Ten states have now banned the ET-Plus system made by Trinity Industries, which is suspected of malfunctioning in crashes.
Representative Don Young isn’t disavowing comments on suicide that set off a wave of criticism of the 81-year-old Alaska Republican.
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The Times’s resident campaign finance experts answered another round of selected questions on money and politics in the midterm elections.
A few houses hand out cash directly to kids. More often, families and dentists buy back the candy for cash. Some parents even haggle for the best stuff.
The Supreme Court made the rare admission that a dissent by one of the justices needed to be corrected.
Senator Pat Roberts of Kansas is known for his cutting humor, and he is not holding back on the campaign trail.
The White House guard dogs that were injured in the line of duty last night are already ready to get back to work.
President Obama is turning to scientists for ideas on battling Ebola, Gov. Rick Perry of Texas is making another trip to Iowa, and the White House’s fence remains penetrable.
Though they do not appear to be sick, nine people who may have been exposed to the virus have been told to stay at home and are being monitored by public health authorities.
Buried in the dense legalese of terms-of-service rules is language restricting users’ recourse if things go wrong, an Upshot analysis finds.
Often local officials and medical associations are left to develop their own policies on how doctors’ offices, walk-in clinics and blood-testing centers should handle possible Ebola cases.
A problem is that mobile robots now lack the human levels of dexterity required in medicine and health care.