Some Republicans Have Grown Wary of Protests, Poll Shows

Most Americans continue to support the nationwide protests against racial injustice, but with President Trump issuing an ever-more-combative barrage of attacks, new polling shows that some Republicans have grown wary of demonstrators’ demands and retreated toward saying that racism is not in fact a big problem in the United States. At […]

Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders Deepen Their Cooperation

Allies of Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Senator Bernie Sanders unveiled a sweeping set of joint policy recommendations on Wednesday, a significant if tentative sign of cooperation among Democrats as Mr. Biden’s campaign continues its appeals to the progressive left. Mr. Biden is expected to adopt many of the recommendations, […]

Merkel sees tough road to EU budget and recovery deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel walks under an umbrella after addressing a plenary session at the European Parliament in Brussels on July 8, 2020. | Francisco Seco/AP Photo By DAVID M. HERSZENHORN, MAIA DE LA BAUME and JACOPO BARIGAZZI 07/08/2020 06:44 PM EDT German Chancellor Angela Merkel told senior EU leaders […]

Alexander Vindman to Retire After Clashes With Trump

WASHINGTON — An Army officer who was a prominent witness during the impeachment inquiry into President Trump last year said on Wednesday that he had decided to retire after what his lawyer called a campaign of White House intimidation and retaliation. The incident is the latest in what Pentagon and […]