Jewish tradition teaches that bodies cannot be left alone. The community has come together to guard the victims of Saturday’s shooting.
The ousted attorney general managed to alienate Christians across the political spectrum, even though he’s one of their own.
Their wins could help them secure national victories in the coming years.
Female candidates were some of the biggest winners in the 2018 midterms, but women have a long way to go before their success becomes unremarkable for how normal it is.
A dispatch from the lowest-turnout district in the United States illustrates why many people won’t go to the polls on Tuesday.
Democrats are finally investing in state-level elections. But candidates in those races face big obstacles in trying to get voters to care.
Students in Pittsburgh must grapple with the realization that there are people who hate them for their religion.
The Jewish community disagreed about what to do when President Donald Trump came to town—and how to take action after tragedy.
Cecil and David Rosenthal, who lived with mental disabilities, were remembered at their funeral as the best of the Jewish community.
Squirrel Hill, the Pittsburgh neighborhood where 11 Jews were shot and killed on Saturday, is in mourning.
Centrist candidate Kyrsten Sinema could be close to becoming the state’s first Democratic senator in 20 years.
A new inquiry significantly escalates the involvement of secular authorities.
The pope has accepted the resignation of the leader of the Archdiocese of Washington. What happens next?
Religiously unaffiliated voters, who may or may not be associated with other civic institutions, seem most excited about supporting or donating to causes, going to rallies, and expressing opinions online, among other activities.
The senator said she will vote to confirm the judge in part because she thinks abortion rights in America are safe.
The justice stayed far away from the Brett Kavanaugh controversy in an interview on Thursday.
Local- and state-level leaders across the country say they’re ready to lash out against Democrats in the midterm elections.
Rachel Mitchell may be laying the groundwork for future investigations with her interrogation of Christine Blasey Ford.
Anti-abortion legal advocates in Washington, D.C., are sticking with him, but outside of the Beltway, women’s views are more ambiguous.
Beth Moore grew her flock by teaching scripture to women—and being deferential to men. Now her outspokenness on sexism could cost her everything.
After a week of political theater in the Senate Judiciary Committee, President Trump’s nominee is back where he started: on his way to the Supreme Court.