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Jan. 6 Committee Seeks Interview With Kevin McCarthy

WASHINGTON — The House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol on Wednesday formally requested an interview with Representative ...

Trump Ends NPR Interview After Challenges to False Fraud Claim

Former President Donald J. Trump abruptly ended an interview with NPR on Tuesday after he was pressed on his false claim of a stolen election in ...

Biden Administration Approves 5 More Guantánamo Releases

WASHINGTON — A U.S. government review panel has approved the release of five men who have been held for years without charge at Guantánamo Bay ...

Eric Adams Cuts His Brother’s Duties After Giving Him Top Police Job

When Mayor Eric Adams named a Virginia parking administrator and retired police sergeant to a top position in the New York Police Department, he ...

Jan. 6 Panel Seeks to Debunk Unfounded Theory About F.B.I. Role in Riot

WASHINGTON — The House committee examining the Jan. 6 attack disclosed on Tuesday that it had interviewed the man at the center of a right-wing ...

Justice Dept. Forms Domestic Terrorism Unit

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is creating a unit to fight domestic terrorism at a time when the threat of violent extremism has increased ...

‘My Last Time Seeing Them:’ Remembering Those Killed in Bronx Fire

Muhammad Drammeh’s 12th birthday was on Saturday. He celebrated with his brother and sisters at an indoor trampoline park in Queens. The day ...

Supreme Court Weighs Jailed Immigrants’ Rights to Bail Hearings

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court heard arguments on Tuesday over whether immigrants detained for long periods while they are fighting deportation ...

Hundreds of Rikers Detainees Protest Over Covid and the Cold

About 200 detainees at Rikers Island continued a protest Tuesday, unusual in its size and organization, against continuing poor conditions at the ...

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