David Herszenhorn

New York Times

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The GOP establishment is begging Paul Ryan to take over the House speaker position from the departing John Boehner.

Ryan Seeks Support of Freedom Caucus

The GOP establishment is begging Paul Ryan to take over the House speaker position from the departing John Boehner.

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In several eastern Ukrainian cities, pro-Russian demonstrators seized government buildings yesterday.

The West and Kremlin Eye Pro-Russian Protestors

In several eastern Ukrainian cities, pro-Russian demonstrators seized government buildings yesterday.

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Edward Snowden, the fugitive leaker of secrets about the National Security Agency, says he could face torture or the death penalty if he's extradited to the United States.

Snowden Asks Russia for Asylum

Edward Snowden, the fugitive leaker of secrets about the National Security Agency, says he could face torture or the death penalty if he's extradited to the United States.

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In Tulsa, Oklahoma, President Biden today marked the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, and he unveiled new measures to address the racial wealth gap.

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California will roll out a statewide electronic vaccine verification program, which Gov. Gavin Newsom does not call a passport.

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Sherry Buchanan, author of “On the Ho Chi Minh Trail,” discusses what she learned about the Vietnam War from the Vietnamese women who survived its frontlines.

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All of California is officially facing drought conditions, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor . And much of the state is in extreme or severe drought after the dry winter.

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More than half of all American adults have been vaccinated, according to the Biden administration, and life is seemingly speeding back to normal.

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Josh Barro speaks with Liz Bruenig and Ross Douthat about the summit between President Biden and Vladimir Putin, cyberattacks, another test for Obamacare, and decadence.

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President Joe Biden signed a bill into law today declaring June 19, commonly referred to as Juneteenth , a federal holiday.

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Community activists, entrepreneurs, and local politicians are keeping tabs on President Biden’s $2 trillion infrastructure spending plan that’s currently being debated on Capitol Hill.

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Josh Barro speaks with Liz Bruenig and Ross Douthat about the Biden’s trip to Europe.

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