A conversation with Norman Eisen, former White House ethics czar, about the legal challenges facing the president-elect.
Soul singer Sharon Jones dies at 60, President-elect Donald Trump’s transition continues, and more from the United States and around the world.
Ten questions about the challenges facing the justices in the next four years
It’s the issue many conservatives care about most—but when Clinton blew an answer at the debate, the Republican nominee didn’t even seem to notice.
The last surviving lawyer who argued Brown v. Board of Education at the U.S. Supreme Court died Wednesday at 91.
A growing number of Republican elected officials demand their party’s presidential nominee step aside.
The Category 1 storm made landfall in South Carolina after leaving hundreds of people dead in Haiti and a trail of devastation across the Caribbean.
The Republican nominee continues to insist that five men exonerated in a notorious case were guilty.
The Lone Star State put Barney Fuller to death on Wednesday, breaking a rare six-month streak without capital punishment.
The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals rejected the Indiana governor’s efforts to block their resettlement, calling his reasoning “nightmare speculation.”
The New York Times has reportedly obtained portions of the nominee’s 1995 federal filings, which show a staggering loss.
Governor Jerry Brown signs two new bills into law inspired by the Stanford rape case.
The Alabama Court of the Judiciary effectively ousted the state’s chief justice for a second time on Friday.
Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill eliminating the state's statute of limitations for sex-related crimes on Wednesday.
As the Supreme Court prepares to reconvene next week, the justices agreed to hear eight new cases on Thursday.
Three people, including two children, suffered minor injuries after a teenage shooter opened fire, officials said.
The former Israeli president died Wednesday at age 93. He’d been hospitalized since September 14 when he suffered a stroke.
The legendary golfer died Sunday at age 87.
The joyful Miami Marlins pitcher died Sunday in a boating accident. He was 24 years old.
Five people were killed in the attack; police later arrested a suspect after a day-long manhunt.