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'Wow': Stunned TV Hosts Reacted in Real Time to Trump

Mr. Trump has caused a rift in the conservative media, a tension on vivid display during a Fox News exchange between the commentators Charles Krauthammer...

Finding Common Ground, Despite Ideological Divides

Eric Holder, an Obama administration attorney general, warned the N.A.A.C.P. national convention last week in Baltimore that the voting commission's real purpose was to “come...

A Red State's Arts Blues

With his horses foaling, Tony Richards, 63, said that he would not have had time to make the hourlong drive from his corner of the...

Scientists, Feeling Under Siege, March Against Trump Policies

A volunteer at that march, Bryan Dunyak, 28, was motivated to help improve science outreach and improve public understanding of science. “The vast majority of...

How the Arab World Came Apart

Accompanying Anderson's text are 10 portfolios by the photographer Paolo Pellegrin, drawn from his extensive travels across the region over the last 14 years, as...

Politics|Donald Trump Suggests 'Second Amendment People' Could Act Against Hillary Clinton

On Twitter, the conservative writer John Podhoretz, in a series of posts, wrote that Mr. Trump had implied that all Second Amendment supporters were “potential...

A Power Broker Who Wants Labor at the Table, Not on the Menu

Lee Saunders, president of Afscme, speaking with Pamela Brown, president of Local 1746 in Cleveland. ... At a time when Afscme and other public sector...

Donald Trump Invades Scranton, Hoping to Wrest Pennsylvania From Democrats

Donald J. Trump arrived for a rally at the Lackawanna College Student Union in Scranton, Pa., on Wednesday. Credit Todd Heisler/The . SCRANTON, Pa. —...

Politics|Donald Trump's Journey: From Crashing a Party to Controlling Its Future

Donald J. Trump at a campaign event in Cleveland on Friday. Credit Damon Winter/The . CLEVELAND — Donald J. Trump and the army of voters...

Brexit and Irish Unity

Instead, it was precipitated by a toxic mix of factional fighting and leadership intrigue within the British Conservative Party and the rise of far-right, anti-immigrant...

Amid Political Uncertainty, Australia Faces Ratings Downgrade

“There is still a degree of tolerance for Australia among foreign investors,” said Shane Oliver, an economist at AMP Capital. “But this will ... Analysts...

An LGBT Watchdog at the United Nations

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Conservative to Fund Republicans Who Back Climate Change Action

WASHINGTON — A self-described conservative North Carolina businessman has promised to spend at least $5 million through his political action committee to back five Republican...

'Brexit' Briefing: David Cameron Leaves Brussels Early; Conservatives Seek New Leader

In The Times's opinion pages, Paul Anderson writes that Mr. Cameron may have held the referendum to heal rifts in the Conservative Party, yet the...

Europe|Having Won, Some 'Brexit' Campaigners Begin Backpedaling

Asked by the BBC on Sunday about the spending pledge, Iain Duncan Smith, a former Conservative Party leader who campaigned for Brexit, said the Leave...

Photo Essay: Images of Britain Amid a Bruising Campaign

The referendum is the first major election in Britain after an epic polling failure in the 2015 general election, in which virtually every pollster substantially...

Only in Europe Can Britain Be Great

But ministers of the Conservative government, under pressure from the euroskeptics within their party's ranks, find it difficult to break out of negative terrain. For...

Donald Trump's Warning to Paul Ryan Signals Further GOP Discord

Tony Perkins, a convention delegate from Louisiana who is the president of the conservative Family Research Council and had supported Mr. Cruz before he dropped...

Scottish Nationalists Win Third Term in Parliamentary Elections

As the votes were being counted, a BBC analysis suggested that support for Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative Party was down in southern England. That...

Summer Movie Release Schedule 2016

ELSTREE 1976 Yes, Darth Vader spoke with James Earl Jones's voice. But the man inside the costume, wielding the light saber, was David Prowse. ....

A State Bucks the Trend on Voting Rights

Mr. McAuliffe's historic act, which he took in the face of opposition by the state's Republican-led General Assembly, is all the more notable against the...

In Spain, Catching Up With Cervantes

In January, Socialist lawmakers presented a parliamentary proposal to push the acting conservative government to improve the commemoration plans. José Andrés Torres Mora, a Socialist...

Trumpism and Clintonism Are the Future

During this period, the migration from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party of socially conservative, economically populist Democrats, like the supporters of the segregationist...

Where the Poor Live Longer: How Your Area Compares

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The Rich Live Longer Everywhere. For the Poor, Geography Matters.

... Mammoth Lakes Alamosa Cortez Sterling Steamboat Springs Fitzgerald Cordele Ellijay Washington Andrews Burley Olney Red Oak Centerville Atlantic Storm Lake Carroll Decorah Creston Spencer...

My North Carolina State of Mind

Nancy created a slightly profitable retail establishment that became a hangout, then a secular temple in our conservative (if still progressive) state. There, citizens could...

Garland Fight Overshadows Effort to Overhaul Sentencing Laws

“If this is going to happen along with 12 appropriations bills, we are going to have to elbow our way into the queue,” said Senator...

Guatemalan Women's Claims Put Focus on Canadian Firms' Conduct Abroad

... behaving poorly failed by a narrow margin in 2010 after facing fierce opposition from the extractive industry. John McKay, a member of Parliament from...

Why Should 'Never Trump' Mean Ted Cruz?

With more than half of the 2016 presidential primary races in the history books, Republicans desperate to deny Donald Trump their party's nomination now say...

Political News, Now.

That issue is likely to play out over and over again, as those looking to block Mr. Trump from capturing the necessary 1,237 delegates to...

Donald Trump's Success Upends Battle for Control of Congress

While Mr. Trump would most likely draw throngs of white, working-class voters in Democratic-leaning states like Michigan and Ohio, he would also drive away women,...

Magazine|How Can Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders Both Be 'Populist'?

The word “populist” mostly disappeared into academic studies until the 1950s, when Joseph McCarthy, a previously obscure Republican senator from Wisconsin, rose to prominence with...

Hillary Clinton Does Draw Some Young Supporters

James Moore, a restaurant manager, said he had voted for Mrs. Clinton “for my personal future and my family's future.” He added, “All her ideals...

Florida, Ohio and Voting in Other Primary States on March 15: Live

James Moore, a restaurant manager, said he had voted for Mrs. Clinton “for my personal future and my family's future.” He added, “All her ideals...

Florida Republican Voters Strongly Favor Halt to Muslim Immigration, Polls Show

James Moore, a restaurant manager, said he had voted for Mrs. Clinton “for my personal future and my family's future.” He added, “All her ideals...

Donald Trump's Presidential Run Began in an Effort to Gain Stature

By MAGGIE HABERMAN and ALEXANDER BURNS MARCH 12, 2016. Inside. Comment. Photo. Donald J. ... “Everybody has a little regret there, and everybody read it...

As Americans Take Up Populism, the Supreme Court Embraces Business

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia highlights a growing rift between the country and the nation's highest...

Republicans Dig In on Blocking Obama's Court Nominee

ABC News"If a conservative president's replacing a conservative justice, there's a little more accommodation to it," Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., said in a radio interview...

Donald Trump's Christian Soldiers

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What to Watch Sunday

And a “Downton Abbey Farewell” follows at 10:40. (Image: Laura Carmichael). FOX NEWS SUNDAY 10 a.m. on Fox. Rush Limbaugh discusses Donald J. Trump, Super...

Sarah Palin's Mustache

We were given about 15 minutes to snap Senator John McCain and his running mate, whose identity was at that time a guarded secret: The...

Hillary Clinton campaigned on Tuesday in Columbia, SCCredit Gabriella Demczuk for The New York Times

(blog) (blog)They have plenty to talk about after Monday's events, when a 1992 floor speech of Joseph R. Biden Jr., then a senator, surfaced,...

Ontario Farmers Fight to Send a Herd of Ex-Cons Back to the Pen

While the new government has yet to make any firm commitments, the new Liberal member of Parliament from the Kingston area campaigned to bring farming...

Donald Trump Escalates Rhetoric Before South Carolina Primary

“They lied,” Mr. Trump said — words that even two Democratic presidential nominees declined to use about Mr. Bush and the 2003 invasion of Iraq,...

Fashion Week Today: For Hood by Air, Pilgrimage on a Collision Course

While much of New York spent the weekend discussing the death of a conservative Supreme Court justice and what it meant for the upcoming presidential...

Antonin Scalia, Conservative Legal Giant

This intellectual importance was compounded by the way he strained to be consistent, to rule based on principle rather than on his partisan biases —...

Unlikely Peacemaker, Michele Fiore, Helps End Oregon Standoff

SEATTLE — She has embraced, with a smile and a flourish of diamonds, the imagery of guns, glitter and a hard-edge Western femininity. She drew...

Theater Listings for Feb. 12-18

Mr. Orloff, a confessed New York liberal, set out to learn whether Tea Party followers were really the caricatures they seemed to be on TV.

His Star Faded, Chris Christie Faces the Challenge of a More Modest Political Stage

With his star power and influence diminished after a desultory performance on the presidential campaign trail, Gov. Chris Christie has returned to New Jersey to...

Taking Note John Kasich's Listening Tour Taking Note

(blog) (blog)John Kasich of Ohio has long put his faith in New Hampshire, whose conservative, practical Republicans are more in tune with his belief...