Bavaria: Affluent, Picturesque — and Angry

Bavaria: Affluent, Picturesque — and Angry

MUNICH — All seems well in Bavaria. The streets are clean, unemployment is practically nonexistent, social benefits are generous and a vibrant sense of identity infuses small villages and big cities alike:... Read more »
1 dead, 9 injured as tour boat explodes in Bahamas

1 dead, 9 injured as tour boat explodes in Bahamas

A fiery explosion on a small tour boat in the Bahamas killed one person and injured nine others on Saturday, authorities said. The blast and resulting fire sent thick black smoke pouring... Read more »
Trump asserts he didn’t push House GOP on immigration

Trump asserts he didn’t push House GOP on immigration

Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. President Donald Trump claimed Saturday... Read more »

Barack Obama visits venture capital firm on California trip

Interested in Barack Obama? Add Barack Obama as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Barack Obama news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Former President Barack Obama has... Read more »
EPA ethics official pushing for investigations of Pruitt

EPA ethics official pushing for investigations of Pruitt

The Environmental Protection Agency's chief ethics official says he is pushing for a series of independent investigations into Scott Pruitt's actions as administrator of the federal agency. In a letter to the... Read more »
How DNA, genetic genealogy became a ‘major game-changer’ heating up cold cases

How DNA, genetic genealogy became a ‘major game-changer’ heating up cold cases

On March 26, 1986, sixth-grader Michella Welch disappeared while at a Washington state park with her two young sisters, never to be seen alive again. The 12-year-old's body was found that night;... Read more »
Police use of Taser on unarmed black man in Pennsylvania spurs protests

Police use of Taser on unarmed black man in Pennsylvania spurs protests

A crowd of protesters gathered on the steps of an old courthouse in southern Pennsylvania on Friday evening, one day after a video posted on social media showed a local officer using... Read more »
Identity thief drains bank account of 112-year-old Texas man

Identity thief drains bank account of 112-year-old Texas man

Someone obtained the personal information of a Texas resident who's believed to be the oldest man in the U.S. and used it to drain his bank account. The family of Richard Overton... Read more »
‘The Blue Wave Came’: G.O.P. Reels as Little Havana Picks a Non-Hispanic Democrat

‘The Blue Wave Came’: G.O.P. Reels as Little Havana Picks a Non-Hispanic Democrat

“If you go back in history, it was the rise of the Cuban-American base in Miami-Dade that propelled the Republican Party of Florida to get power,” Mr. Ulvert said. “History is repeating... Read more »
Weaponizing the First Amendment: How Free Speech Became a Conservative Cudgel

Weaponizing the First Amendment: How Free Speech Became a Conservative Cudgel

“With the receding of Warren court liberalism, free-speech law took a sharp right turn,” Professor Seidman wrote in a new article to be published in the Columbia Law Review. “Instead of providing... Read more »