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Does Joe Biden still believe in the death penalty? His campaign won’t say

Joe Biden’s support for the death penalty was consistent throughout his six terms in the Senate, but the former vice president recently congratulated New Hampshire on abolishing the practice. | Joshua Lott/Getty Images 2020 elections An [...]

Pakistan’s Tribal Areas Are Still Waiting for Justice as Army Tightens Grip

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — With the Pakistani military’s crackdown on protesters in the northwestern tribal belt in recent days, the security forces have asserted themselves as the true masters of justice in the region. Commanders have [...]

Mexico tariffs still on track: White House

The White House said Friday that President Trump is still on track to slap tariffs on Mexico on Monday, even though the two sides are making progress in talks over how to stop the flow of illegal immigrants heading north. Press secretary Sarah [...]

Can Trump Still Sue His Way Out of Trouble?

Michael Kruse is a senior staff writer for Politico. */ ]]> To keep hidden the details of his long-clandestine finances, Donald Trump has been waging a legal war wildly unusual for a commander in chief. He and his allies and associated [...]

Weak legal case could still benefit Trump in Congress clash

WASHINGTON (AP) – For all President Donald Trump’s talk of winning, his lawyers are using a legal argument that many scholars say is a pretty sure loser to try to defy congressional attempts to investigate him. Yet Trump’s lawyers [...]

In India’s Elections, Female Candidates Still Need Men’s Blessings

GAINDAWAS, India — Swati Yadav had lost count of the number of village campaign stops she had made since her morning began — was it 27, or 28? She was doggedly stumping for a parliamentary seat through 100-degree temperatures in [...]

India’s Women Still Struggle for Representation in World’s Largest Democracy

GAINDAWAS, India — Swati Yadav had lost count of the number of village campaign stops she had made since her morning began — was it 27, or 28? She was doggedly stumping for a parliamentary seat through 100-degree temperatures in [...]

A New Revolution? Mexico Still Waiting as López Obrador Nears Half-Year Mark

MEXICO CITY — After his landslide victory last year, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico promised a staggering transformation of his country — on par with independence from Spain and the Mexican Revolution. But five [...]

Cohen: ‘There still remains much to be told’ in Trump saga

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Chicago mayor-elect: Biden still has to answer for Anita Hill

“You’ve got to win the Midwest,” Chicago Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot said. “We are the template for the rest of the country in terms of Democratic working-class values.” | Scott Olson/Getty Images 2020 elections Lightfoot says [...]