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Wild Horses Adopted Under a Federal Program Are Going to Slaughter

In a lifetime of working with horses, Gary Kidd, 73, had never adopted an untrained wild mustang before. But when the federal government started paying people $1,000 a horse to…

Split-Second Decisions: How a Supreme Court Case Shaped Modern Policing

The same standard may also make it more difficult to combat racial bias in the use of lethal force, even though Black suspects are more than twice as likely as…

President Biden Calls Mass Killings of Armenians a Genocide

The Turkish public will see it as evidence of American double standards, and anti-Western forces in Turkey will use it to incite fury, he said. Both opposition and pro-government leaders…

Voting Rights Standoff Stalls Trump-Inspired Ethics Measures

Its ethics provisions go beyond the executive branch. It would require the entire federal judiciary, including Supreme Court justices, to create a code of ethics within a year of the…

Biden’s Sky-High Promises on Racial Justice

“Biden is actually being Biden by being inside of all of the ways in which the current landscape is sending him messages,” said Rashad Robinson, the president of Color of…

Texas Republicans Targeting Voting Access Find Their Bull’s-Eye: Cities

HOUSTON — Voting in the 2020 election presented Zoe Douglas with a difficult choice: As a therapist meeting with patients over Zoom late into the evening, she just wasn’t able…

What’s in the Oscars Gift Bags, and Why the Tradition Endures

Good morning. After a singular year, an Oscars ceremony devoid of some its usual glitz and glamour is set to take place this weekend. But, as my colleague Brooks Barnes…

Some mass vaccination sites in U.S. close as demand begins to fall.

In the first few months of the year, the site in the county, which has 41,000 residents and borders Indiana, would fill up its 400 appointments in an hour or…

7 Deputies Placed on Leave After Fatal Shooting of Black Man in North Carolina

Seven sheriff’s deputies have been placed on leave, and the governor of North Carolina is calling for the release of body-camera footage after deputies shot and killed a Black man…

Caitlyn Jenner Announces Run for California Governor

Caitlyn Jenner, the Republican former Olympian and prominent transgender activist, announced on Friday that she would challenge Gov. Gavin Newsom of California in this year’s recall election. Ms. Jenner, whose…