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Tucson Rejects Sanctuary Status as Places Across U.S. Vote on Their Futures

Tucson Rejects Sanctuary Status as Places Across U.S. Vote on Their Futures

The city has historically supported immigrants’ rights, but voters thought Proposition 205 went too far. Here’s an overview of that and other notable referendum results across the United States.
Anxious Democratic Establishment Asks, ‘Is There Anybody Else?’

Anxious Democratic Establishment Asks, ‘Is There Anybody Else?’

Party leaders who are fatalistic about Democrats’ chances in 2020 are musing about possible late entrants to the race. Sherrod Brown? Michelle Obama?
Anxious Democratic Establishment Asks, ‘Is There Anybody Else?’

Anxious Democratic Establishment Asks, ‘Is There Anybody Else?’

Party leaders who are fatalistic about Democrats’ chances in 2020 are musing about possible late entrants to the race. Sherrod Brown? Michelle Obama?
Even Before the Tears Stopped, She Took Action

Even Before the Tears Stopped, She Took Action

As have other parents whose children were shot down at school, Lori Alhadeff is fighting for change.
Bloomberg Takes on Vaping After Giving $1 Billion to Fight Tobacco

Bloomberg Takes on Vaping After Giving $1 Billion to Fight Tobacco

New York’s former mayor has committed $160 million to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid a series of efforts designed to increase oversight of the industry.
Bloomberg Takes on Vaping After Giving $1 Billion to Fight Tobacco

Bloomberg Takes on Vaping After Giving $1 Billion to Fight Tobacco

New York’s former mayor has committed $160 million to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid a series of efforts designed to increase oversight of the industry.
Bloomberg Takes on Vaping After Giving $1 Billion to Fight Tobacco

Bloomberg Takes on Vaping After Giving $1 Billion to Fight Tobacco

New York’s former mayor has committed $160 million to ban flavored e-cigarettes amid a series of efforts designed to increase oversight of the industry.
On Gun Control, 2020 Democrats Agree: No Reason to Hold Back

On Gun Control, 2020 Democrats Agree: No Reason to Hold Back

After mass shootings jolted the nation this month, the Democratic candidates seemed to move in lock step toward more aggressive gun control positions without resistance from moderates.
On Gun Control, 2020 Democrats Agree: No Reason to Hold Back

On Gun Control, 2020 Democrats Agree: No Reason to Hold Back

After mass shootings jolted the nation this month, the Democratic candidates seemed to move in lock step toward more aggressive gun control positions without resistance from moderates.
Abdicating, Again, on Climate

Abdicating, Again, on Climate

President Trump’s new energy plan aims to save coal-burning power plants and miners’ jobs. It won’t do either.
Michael Bloomberg Promises $500 Million to Help End Coal

Michael Bloomberg Promises $500 Million to Help End Coal

The pledge by the former New York City mayor is part of an effort to close every coal-fired power plant in the United States and halt the growth of natural gas.
Michael Bloomberg Promises $500 Million to Help End Coal

Michael Bloomberg Promises $500 Million to Help End Coal

The pledge by the former New York City mayor is part of an effort to close every coal-fired power plant in the United States and halt the growth of natural gas.
Michael Bloomberg Promises $500 Million to Help End Coal

Michael Bloomberg Promises $500 Million to Help End Coal

The pledge by the former New York City mayor is part of an effort to close every coal-fired power plant in the United States and halt the growth of natural gas.
Gun Issues, Long at the Fringe, Now Loom Large for Democratic Candidates

Gun Issues, Long at the Fringe, Now Loom Large for Democratic Candidates

After years of failed efforts to enact federal universal background checks for new gun purchases, several candidates are on the leading edge of a push for more aggressive anti-gun measures
Gun Issues, Long at the Fringe, Now Loom Large for Democratic Candidates

Gun Issues, Long at the Fringe, Now Loom Large for Democratic Candidates

After years of failed efforts to enact federal universal background checks for new gun purchases, several candidates are on the leading edge of a push for more aggressive anti-gun measures
As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

The government profited and looked away as thousands of immigrant taxi drivers in New York were ravaged by exploitative loans.
As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

Wael Ghobrayal, an Egyptian immigrant, bought a taxi medallion for $890,000 and now cannot make his loan payments.
As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

Wael Ghobrayal, an Egyptian immigrant, bought a taxi medallion for $890,000 and now cannot make his loan payments.
As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money

Wael Ghobrayal, an Egyptian immigrant, bought a taxi medallion for $890,000 and now cannot make his loan payments.
My Fellow Hasidic Jews Are Making a Terrible Mistake About Vaccinations

My Fellow Hasidic Jews Are Making a Terrible Mistake About Vaccinations

A "No Vax" sign at a demonstration against the barring of unvaccinated children from public spaces in Rockland County, N.Y.