Also: Barr’s testimony was problematic but not nearly as bad as I feared.
William P. Barr, a once and likely future attorney general, testified at his confirmation hearing at a time of constitutional tumult.
Critics had accused the Trump administration of trying to turn the census into a tool to advance Republican political fortunes.
By any reasonable metric, “mass” immigration is a myth. The reality is that America desperately needs to pick up the pace of immigration for its economic health.
Americans deserve to know what the president and Vladimir Putin are talking about.
Last week, jurors heard secret recordings of several of Joaquín Guzmán Loera’s phone calls that were obtained by the F.B.I. through the help of an informant.
President Trump cast James B. Comey and other former top F.B.I. officials as corrupt and politically motivated, saying they had opened the counterintelligence investigation for “no reason.”
The investigation, whose fate is unclear, led counterintelligence investigators to consider an explosive question: whether the president’s actions constituted a possible threat to national security.
The verdict by the California jury was not the final word: The judge said he would first consider the club’s constitutional rights to free speech.
Inaction in Washington has idled the bureau that regulates craft beer manufacturers, dealing a blow to a $76 billion industry and disappointing discerning drinkers.
As the government shutdown dragged into its third week, many farmers were struggling under the loss of crucial loans, payments and other services.
An I.T. expert working for the crime lord helped the F.B.I. obtain dozens of intimate — and incriminating — text messages he wrote to the women.
Delayed mortgage applications, missed paychecks and stymied farmers are among the repercussions of a shutdown with no end in sight.
The investigation found that bad behavior, including criminal acts and sexual harassment, routinely goes unpunished in federal prisons.
A Washington impasse over a border wall has challenged the courts and criminal justice system. Among the most affected? Immigration cases.
Let’s talk about whose policy proposals are most likable!
Redistribution is important, but it comes too late.
Native Americans, entitled to federal services under treaties, are bearing the brunt of the government shutdown and worried about more pain to come.
The chairmen of the House Judiciary and Oversight Committees urged Senate Republicans to pick up their inquiry into the F.B.I.’s investigations of the Trump campaign and Hillary Clinton’s emails.
The bank reached a deal to settle state inquiries into a range of practices, the latest chapter in its long-running legal woes.