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Jurors Weigh Charges Against Kimberly Potter for Killing Daunte Wright

adminDec 21, 20211 min read
At issue is whether Ms. Potter, a former police officer, was criminally reckless when she fired a gunshot into Mr. Wright’s chest while seeming to think she was holding her Taser.

Deal With Ted Cruz Sets Stage for Russia Pipeline Fight in Early 2022

adminDec 21, 20211 min read
The Texas Republican leveraged his obstruction of diplomatic nominees into a Senate vote that could complicate President Biden’s efforts to defend Ukraine.

Adams Names 5 Women to Top City Hall Posts

adminDec 21, 20211 min read
Mayor-elect Eric Adams chose Lorraine Grillo, who is overseeing the city’s pandemic-recovery efforts, as his top deputy mayor.

Omicron Response Divides Europe as Cases Surge

adminDec 21, 20211 min read
As some nations impose tough restrictions in the face of soaring cases, others, including France, are lying back for the moment.