Their criticisms were read aloud in their absence during a ceremony at the Justice Department.
The City Council is expected to approve an $8 billion plan on Thursday to close the complex by 2026 and build four new jails that could become a national model.
The United States and Europe are erroneously banking on sanctioning Turkey to contain the fallout in Syria.
The charges against Halkbank were announced as President Trump, having allowed Turkish-backed forces to invade Syria, is looking to take a tougher stand against Turkey.
The jail barge opened when New York City’s inmate population was surging. But with jails emptying, pressure is growing to close it.
The ruling Law and Justice party looks likely to hang onto power in elections on Sunday by using an unusual blend of populism and progressive policy.
Morgan Harper is challenging Representative Joyce Beatty in a solid blue Ohio district, the latest front in the Democratic clash between left and far left.
In four years since coming to power, the Law and Justice party has tried to reshape the country in ways that critics say undermine democracy and the rule of law.
Former President Barack Obama has been hiding from questions about former Vice President Joe Biden, his son Hunter and Hunter's work for a gas company in Ukraine, President Trump insisted Saturday night.
And they’ll still be loaded.
With state television firmly under the control of the ruling party, it has proved itself more valuable than any billboard or advertising campaign.
Prosecutors are investigating whether the president’s lawyer broke laws meant to prevent covert foreign influence on the government.
But the department did not agree with President Trump’s lawyers that a sitting president is immune from criminal investigation.
Lobbing grave allegations without evidence, combing for evidence after arrests and prolonging detention have become standard practices.
Poland's ruling conservative Law and Justice party (PiS) is on track for a remarkable re-election win this Sunday, in what many call the country’s most fateful ballot in years.
EU policy makers need to stop conflating free trade with fair trade and instead promote trade deals and radical trade reforms that will genuinely deliver trade justice, write Jan Orbie and Deborah Martens.
When Olga Tokarczuk of Poland won the prize, the reaction was as divided as is the country itself. To some, she is an eloquent writer who captures Poland’s tragic history. To others, she is a traitor.
The European Commission referred Poland to the EU's Court of Justice on Thursday (10 (October) in order to "protect judges from political control" enforced by Poland's ruling conservative PiS party.
The military is taking several dozen men out of Kurdish-run wartime prisons in Syria as Turkey invades the region.
The arrest was the latest in the Trump administration’s aggressive pursuit of government workers who share classified information with journalists.