For Trump, a Deflating Blow, and Then a Bounce Back

The Donald J. Trump who emerged from a drab courtroom in Lower Manhattan yesterday afternoon did so glumly, shuffling into the hallway to speak for less than…

Deepfake of U.S. Official Appears After Shift on Ukraine Attacks in Russia

A day after U.S. officials said Ukraine could use American weapons in limited strikes inside Russia, a deepfake video of a U.S. spokesman discussing the policy appeared…

As Some Voters Celebrate Trump Conviction, Democrats Remain Cautious

Darren Van Dreel, a 58-year-old electrician from Oshkosh, Wis., has followed the twists and turns of the investigations into former President Donald Trump over the years: the…

Prosecutors Try Again to Limit Trump’s Statements in Documents Case

Federal prosecutors tried for a second time on Friday to ask the judge overseeing former President Donald J. Trump’s classified documents case to bar him from making…

Six Injured in Stabbing in Germany

A man wielding a knife was shot by the police on Friday after he stabbed six people, including a police officer, in the western German city of…

Texas Supreme Court Rejects Challenge on Exceptions to Abortion Ban

The Texas Supreme Court on Friday unanimously rejected a challenge to the state’s strict abortion ban, ruling against a group of 22 women and abortion providers who…

Bracing for Start of Trial in Gun Case, Hunter Biden Is Squeezed for Money

Over the past turbulent decade, through myriad self-inflicted troubles, Hunter Biden has relied on the kindness of friends and family — wives and girlfriends, business partners, his…

Fox News and MSNBC Notch Rating Wins After Trump’s Verdict

The jury was unanimous. But the cable news verdict was a split decision. Viewers around the country scrambled to their television screens on Thursday to learn the…

Retired Navy Admiral Is Arrested on Bribery Charges

A retired four-star admiral was arrested on Friday on charges that he took part in a bribery scheme while commanding American naval forces in Europe, Russia and…

Israel Pushes Deeper Into Rafah, but Gaza Exit Plan Remains Unclear

The Israeli military said on Friday that its forces had advanced into central Rafah, pushing even more deeply into the southern Gaza city despite an international backlash…