Who’s afraid of Joe Biden?

In this edition: Why nobody’s afraid of Joe Biden, what’s happening in today’s Delaware and New Jersey primaries, and how Mount Rushmore entered the veepstakes. David Weigel Link...

4 countries warn Israel against annexing Palestinian territories

Germany, France, Egypt and Jordan on Tuesday said Israel should refrain from annexing parts of the Palestinian territories, warning that doing so could harm bilateral relations. “We are unanimous in our view that any annexation of the Palestinian territories occupied in 1967 would be contrary to international law and...

Lawmakers paralyzed over response to Russian bounty intel

Members of Congress were consumed last week with reports that the Russian government was paying bounties to Taliban militants who killed U.S. troops overseas. But they now appear poised to do little — if anything — about it. Citing disputed intelligence assessments and interagency squabbles, lawmakers emerged from top-secret...