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Trump Defends Confederate Flag in Latest Race-Based Appeal to White Voters

President Trump mounted an explicit defense of the Confederate flag on Monday, suggesting that NASCAR had made a mistake in


Watch Joe Biden Assail Trump’s Coronavirus Response in Speech

WILMINGTON, Del. — Joseph R. Biden Jr. on Tuesday opened a new round of attacks on President Trump and his

Justice Dept. Officials Testify on Politicization Under Barr

WASHINGTON — Two Justice Department officials began to deliver stinging congressional testimony on Wednesday, accusing political appointees of intervening in

Jean Kennedy Smith Dies at 92; Sister in Clan Helped Forge Peace in Northern Ireland

Jean Kennedy Smith, a Kennedy clan sister who as the United States ambassador to Ireland in the 1990s helped pave

Trump’s Actions Rattle the Military World: ‘I Can’t Support the Man’

Erin Fangmann grew up in a military family, has been married to a captain in the Air Force for 18

How Trump’s Demands for a Full House in Charlotte Derailed a Convention

But the Republican Party risks losing something by shifting plans at the last minute, Mr. Madden said. “It could rob

‘They’re Just Doing Whatever They Want’: Few Masks Are Seen as Beach Town Reopens

OCEAN CITY, Md. — Dave Heyburn and Nevada Kaler viewed their weekend on this seaside boardwalk as an escape from the

Joe Biden, Wearing Mask, Appears in Public at a Veterans Memorial

He and his wife, Jill Biden, wearing black masks, laid a wreath in a visit that was not publicly announced