Lines at neighboring borders and protests are just some of the scenes in Russia following President Vladimir Putin’s call for partial military mobilization after he ordered up to 300,000 Russians to serve in the invasion of Ukraine. Since then, thousands of citizens have fled the country.
Giorgia Meloni, the head of Italy's far-right nationalist political group, declared victory on Tuesday after her coalition, which includes her party, Fratelli d'Italia (Brothers of Italy), won a clear majority.
The storm rapidly intensified as it approached Florida’s Gulf Coast on Wednesday, with maximum sustained winds of 155 mph — just shy of a Category 5 storm.
Advocates for access to reproductive care say that women who live in Georgia’s “contraceptive deserts” — areas where access to a health center that provides a full range of contraceptive methods is severely limited — will be among the most impacted by the outcome of November’s elections.
DeSantis announced that Visit Florida, the state’s tourism marketing group, has activated its emergency accommodations module with Expedia that helps state residents and visitors find hotels and lodging.
Political winds appear to be blowing in the party's favor, but can those forecasts be trusted after major misses in two of the past three elections?
Christian nationalism views its quest for political power as part of a divinely inspired mission. Yet in reality, Christian nationalists are adrift from the faith’s historic teachings and practice on several significant counts, argue scholars such as James K.A. Smith.
The House Jan. 6 select committee has decided to postpone a final scheduled hearing on Wednesday due to the arrival of Hurricane Ian in Florida.
Three Republicans running in what should be winnable races this year have been all but abandoned by the national GOP, leaving them in limbo with just over a month to go until November’s midterm elections.
Hurricane Ian is forecast to make landfall Wednesday along Florida's southwest coast, bringing with it a potentially "catastrophic" 12-foot storm surge made worse by rising sea levels due to climate change.
Americans in all 50 states will do something this fall that most of them have not done for two years: vote in a statewide election.
The storm made landfall in western Cuba on Tuesday as forecasters warned it will intensify into a catastrophic Category 4 before it hits Florida’s Gulf Coast, where millions of people have been ordered to evacuate.
Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman has released a new ad in an attempt to defend his record on criminal justice after a deluge of ads from his opponent in the Senate race, Dr. Mehmet Oz.
Black people in the U.S. are seven times more likely to be falsely convicted of a serious crime like murder than white people, according to a new report published Tuesday by the National Registry of Exonerations.
Despite its relative lack of pizzazz — and the scant attention it has received as a result — the Laxalt-Cortez Masto contest could very well determine control of the Senate next year,
In a historic trial run Monday that could lay the groundwork for saving life on Earth, NASA successfully crashed a spacecraft into a small asteroid, likely altering its orbit.
The controversy over Native American names in professional and collegiate sports arrived at the White House on Monday, when President Biden hosted the Atlanta Braves, winners of last year’s World Series.
Dagestan in the Caucasus and Buryatia in the far east are the most restive as the Kremlin conscripts more soldiers for Ukraine.
Iran has entered its 10th day of nationwide protests over the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini while in police custody. Amini had been detained by morality police on Sept. 13 for allegedly violating a religious law that decrees that a woman should wear a headscarf. She died three days later.
The end of a near-total national ban on sports betting has brought a massive windfall to sports books and state budgets, but some experts fear it will also lead to a major increase in gambling addiction.
This case shows the challenge of prosecuting crimes on the high seas. There were at least four ships on the scene, but no law required any of the dozens of witnesses to report the killings — and no one did.
The Wyoming Republican said that she will leave the party if former President Donald Trump is its 2024 nominee for president.
The outgoing Republican congressman and former U.S. Air Force pilot is more confident of Kyiv’s survival than he is of that of his own party.
The Biden administration is reportedly considering replacing World Bank President David Malpass, appointed by President Donald Trump in 2019, for his reluctance to accept the science of climate change. Malpass said he won’t resign, setting up a potential showdown over control of the institution.
“They give voters the chance to hear candidate views. In their own words. In real time.”
“There is campaigning, and there is governing. Two different things. … In the end, it is governing that really matters.”
“We are in a crisis of democracy, and we need to be able to figure out how to disagree.”
“In very close races, small mistakes can prove decisive, or at least knock a campaign in the wrong direction for a few days.”
“The debates themselves are shaping up to be major campaign issues. It’s tedious, and it does not serve the voters.”