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Trump, in Florida, Seeks to Quell Doubts About His Opposition to Maduro

President Trump renewed his opposition on Friday to Venezuela’s socialist dictator, Nicolás Maduro, showcasing a hard-line position popular with Florida’s Latino voters and accusing his presumptive Democratic rival, former Vice…

Trump Commutes Sentence of Roger Stone in Case He Long Denounced

WASHINGTON — President Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime friend Roger J. Stone Jr. on seven felony crimes on Friday, using the power of his office to help a…

In a Term Full of Major Cases, the Supreme Court Tacked to the Center

It was also the term in which Chief Justice Roberts emerged as the member of the court at its ideological center, his vote the crucial one in closely divided cases,…

Trump Says He ‘Aced’ Cognitive Test, but White House Won’t Release Details

President Trump on Thursday volunteered to Sean Hannity, the Fox News host, that he “very recently” took a test at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center measuring his mental acuity…

Adrian Gomez, Who Cared for Migrant Youth, Is Dead at 52

This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. The Trump administration’s practice of separating parents from children in…

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

Welcome to the weekend. Though the pandemic has put so much on hold, we can still salvage something from plans gone awry. If you were supposed to be getting down…

Goya Foods Boycott Takes Off After Its President Praises Trump

Goya Foods, whose products are a staple of American households, became the target of a boycott and considerable backlash on Friday after its leader praised President Trump during a visit…

Trump Rally Postponed, Campaign Says, Citing Weather

WASHINGTON — Amid ongoing concerns about President Trump attracting only small crowds at his re-election events, officials said Friday that his campaign was postponing a planned rally for the following…

Defrauded Student Loan Borrowers Win, but Still Lose

When Albert Paul Cruz opened a letter from the Education Department last month, he saw the words he’d been waiting for: “We approved your claim.” The government finally agreed that…

Utah Governor Declares State of Emergency After Protests Over Police Shooting

Gov. Gary Herbert of Utah declared a state of emergency Thursday in response to protests in Salt Lake City that erupted after the authorities said the fatal police shooting of…