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What to Know Ahead of Trump’s Rally in Arizona
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:48:51 GMT
President Trump getting off Air Force One in Yuma, Ariz., on Tuesday.
A Total Solar Eclipse Leaves a Nation in Awe
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:29:07 GMT
Viewers cheered and howled as they took in the total eclipse in downtown Jackson, Wyo.
Chaos Breaks Out at Charlottesville City Council Meeting
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 06:16:49 GMT
Mayor Mike Signer spoke at the Charlottesville City Council meeting on Monday night after activists and residents took over the Council chambers.
Trump Administration Moves to Expand Deportation Dragnet to Jails
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:43:54 GMT
Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arresting a man in Riverside, Calif., in June.
University of Texas at Austin Removes Confederate Statues in Overnight Operation
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:03:25 GMT
A statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was removed from the University of Texas campus in Austin early on Monday.
Liberty University Alumni Return Diplomas in Protest of Trump Remarks
Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:57:30 GMT
Jerry Falwell Jr., left, spoke as President Trump was given an honorary degree during Liberty University’s commencement ceremony in May.
Ohio Judge Returns Fire After He Is Ambushed on Way to Court
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:31:50 GMT
Judge Joseph J. Bruzzese Jr. in an undated video frame.
California Today: California Today: Berkeley’s New Chancellor and a ‘Free Speech Year’
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:59:38 GMT
Carol Christ, the U.C. Berkeley chancellor, is taking over at a time of intense debate over free speech principles.
The Red Cap Aside, Trump Souvenirs Are a Hard Sell
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 20:40:45 GMT
Bobbleheads of President Trump and other political figures at White House Gifts in Washington.The most popular Trump-related item has been the red cap emblazoned with his “Make America Great Again” slogan.
Catholic Priest Takes Leave After Revealing He Once Belonged to K.K.K.
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:26:38 GMT
An undated photograph of the Rev. William M. Aitcheson. Father Aitcheson, who most recently served at St. Leo the Great in Fairfax, Va., is temporarily stepping away from his duties after announcing that he was a Ku Klux Klan member in the 1970s, before joining the clergy.
Trump and McConnell Locked in a Cold War, Threatening the G.O.P. Agenda
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:38:13 GMT
Senator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, has fumed over President Trump’s regular threats against fellow Republicans and criticism of Senate rules.
Trump Tries Out a New Line on Charlottesville: Echoing His Generals
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:03:35 GMT
President Trump addressed members of the military at Fort Myer, Va., during his speech on Afghanistan on Monday, saying they were “the inspiration our country needs to unify, to heal.”
Missouri Governor Grants Stay Hours Before Execution
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:49:46 GMT
Marcellus Williams had been scheduled to be killed by lethal injection in Missouri on Tuesday night. His lawyers say new evidence shows he is innocent.
Worried About Your Eyes After the Eclipse? Here’s What You Should Know
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 18:39:26 GMT
People in New York City’s Times Square reacted to the solar eclipse on Monday. Most of them were protecting their eyes.
‘The Lees Are Complex’: Descendants Grapple With Rebel General’s Legacy
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:56:48 GMT
Some descendants of Robert E. Lee say the time has come for public monuments to their forebear, like the statue in Charlottesville, Va., to be taken down; others want them retained.
Trump a ‘Moral Dilemma’ for Black Republicans After Charlottesville
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:02:08 GMT
Gregory Cheadle at a rally for President Trump in June 2016 in Redding, Calif. He has since criticized Mr. Trump for hiring only a handful of black people in the West Wing.
Right and Left React to Trump’s Afghanistan Speech
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:43:26 GMT
Trump Will Meet Border Patrol Officials Before Rally in Arizona
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:22:07 GMT
President Trump after his speech on Monday at Fort Myer, Va. He will meet with Border Patrol agents in Arizona on Tuesday.
Police Union Complains of ‘Blue Racism,’ Then Regrets Word Choice
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:27:55 GMT
Edward D. Mullins, the president of the Sergeants Benevolent Association, said the message of a video released by the union was positive, but conceded the word choice could have been better.
For Asians Used to North Korean Threats, Guam Is Still a Getaway
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 07:43:03 GMT
Posing for a selfie in Tumon Bay in Guam on Monday. The island has 162,000 residents, but it welcomed 1.5 million visitors last year.