The Kingmaker

Harry Reid may be the only person who can keep the Democrats from killing one another before selecting a nominee. But will he live long enough to do it?

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid walks in a hallway in the Capitol.
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2019 in Photos: Wrapping Up the Year

Time to take a look at some of the most memorable events and images of 2019. Events covered in this essay include protests in Hong Kong, Chile, and Iraq; a toxic sky over New Delhi; an all-female team of spacewalkers; and much more.