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A Supreme Court Test for What’s Left of the Voting Rights Act

But Paul M. Smith, a lawyer with the Campaign Legal Center, which submitted a brief supporting the challengers, said lower courts had worked out a sensible framework to identify restrictions…

Trump, Addressing Conservatives, Plans to Claim Leadership of G.O.P.

ORLANDO, Fla. — Former President Donald J. Trump was planning to use his first public appearance since leaving office to lash President Biden and insist that there are no divisions…

Desperate E.U. nations are hunting for coronavirus vaccines — sometimes on a murky open market.

In vaccine-hungry, cash-rich Europe, the hunt for more doses has nations trading with one another, weighing purchases from Russia and China, and fielding offers from middlemen ranging from real to…

Albert Pujols and Miguel Cabrera Address Their Futures

He added: “My mind is not even there. My mind is on staying focused, healthy, and hopefully trying to help this ball club win this year, and that’s it. If…

After harsh criticism, Israel says it will vaccinate Palestinians who hold work permits.

JERUSALEM — The Israeli government approved a measure on Sunday to vaccinate tens of thousands of Palestinian laborers, after facing fierce criticism over the small number of inoculations it had…

African-American Sacrifice in the Killing Fields of France

SÉCHAULT, France — The modest granite monument at the entrance to Séchault, a village in eastern France, commemorates the sacrifice of the United States 369th Infantry Regiment, African-Americans who came…

Manhole Explosion in Manhattan Injures 3, Officials Say

A manhole fire and explosion in Manhattan early on Sunday morning damaged cars and storefronts, caused power failures and injured at least three people, officials said. The Fire Department responded…

China plans massive reserve for giant pandas

Story highlights China’s panda reserve will be three times the size of Yellowstone National Park Creation of the giant park aims to streamline efforts to boost the panda population (CNN)…

Troubled waters: Can India and Pakistan bridge differences over river pact?

Story highlights Indus River system supports livelihoods across Pakistan and northern India India’s PM says he wants to review long-standing water-sharing agreement (CNN) —   For years, it’s been held…

Women charged with murder in Kim Jong Nam’s death

Story highlights Two accused women have said they thought they were taking part in TV prank show Both say they’re not guilty in death of Kim Jong Nam, half brother…