R. Kelly Found Guilty in Decades-Long Sexual Abuse Scheme

The jury convicted the singer of racketeering and eight violations of an anti-sex trafficking law. He could face life in prison.

Posted on 28 September 2021 | 12:24 am

As Biden’s Agenda Faces Make-or-Break Week, Democrats Race to Avert Shutdown

President Biden and top Democrats are maneuvering to unite their party’s feuding factions around a multitrillion-dollar agenda agenda. Follow updates here.

Posted on 28 September 2021 | 12:24 am

Parties Vie for Power After Election Shakes Up German Politics

The Social Democrats only won 25.7 percent of the vote, meaning they must form a coalition. Here’s the latest.

Posted on 28 September 2021 | 12:24 am

Two Fed Officials Under Fire for Trades Will Step Down

Robert Kaplan will exit his role as head of the Federal Bank of Dallas, and Eric Rosengren will retire from his post in Boston. Follow updates on the economy.

Posted on 28 September 2021 | 12:24 am

General Milley Back in the Center of a Political Battle

Gen. Mark Milley will appear in what could be the most significant televised congressional hearing involving senior military leaders in years.

Posted on 28 September 2021 | 12:18 am

Why Haitians in Chile Keep Heading North to the U.S.

Many of the Haitian migrants who recently entered Texas had taken refuge for years in Chile. Some said they faced increasing joblessness, poverty and hostility there.

Posted on 27 September 2021 | 11:53 pm

Murders Spiked in 2020 in Cities Across the United States

The year-to-year increase in murders from 2019 was the largest since national record-keeping began in 1960. But overall, major crimes declined last year.

Posted on 27 September 2021 | 11:44 pm

It’s Not Just the Larry Nassar Case. We Are Failing Sexual Assault Victims Across the Country.

The Nassar case highlights a nationwide problem.

Posted on 27 September 2021 | 11:41 pm