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WASHINGTON  — In a reversal of the usual worries about political influence on electoral map-making, the Supreme Court is being asked to let raw politics play an even bigger role in the drawing of congressional district boundaries. The court hears...
An employee talks on the phone at a Hyundai dealership in Seoul on Jan. 22, 2015. According to a report released Saturday, Hyundai is recalling nearly 205,000 vehicles in the United States due to a defect in the cars’ power steering systems....
Customers shop for “Green Friday” deals at the Grass Station marijuana shop on Black Friday in Denver, Colorado on Nov. 28, 2014. Colorado’s revenue department announced Friday that retailers sold more than 19 tons of bud and 2.9...
People hold flags and posters during a march to commemorate Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov near St. Basil’s Cathedral in central Moscow on March 1. Credit: REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin Tens of thousands of Russians marched in Moscow on Sunday in...
WASHINGTON — Congress’ dysfunction isn’t limited to the struggle to keep a Cabinet department running without interruption. Lawmakers couldn’t finish their work last year and it’s showing now. The leftover business...
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday tried to calm tensions with Israel before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s congressional address, yet insisted the Obama administration’s diplomatic record with Iran entitles the U....