Mourners honor Rayshard Brooks after deadly police shooting

The public viewing for Rayshard Brooks took place in Atlanta as mourners lined up to pay their respects. As calls for police reform mount after the killing of Brooks and George Floyd, the apparent use of a chokehold by police in New York has led to another suspension. Jeff...

Barr fires U.S. attorney who investigated Trump allies

Attorney General William Barr is once again facing accusations that he interfered to protect President Trump and his allies. This comes after the sudden firing of key U.S. attorney Geoffrey Berman. Nancy Cordes has the latest. Link...

More Trump campaign members test positive for coronavirus

Two more members of the team working on President Trump’s campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Saturday have tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total now to eight. This comes as the White House struggles to explain Mr. Trump’s comments on slowing down COVID-19 testing, even as infections spike....

Senate Republicans defend Trump over firing of U.S. attorney in New York

Senate Republicans on Monday defended President Donald Trump over his removal of the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan, whose office was investigating the president’s associates before his abrupt firing over the weekend. Though some lawmakers took issue with the Justice Department’s chaotic handling of U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman’s termination,...

Senate Democrats threaten to block GOP police bill

Senate Democrats are strongly signaling they will filibuster Republicans’ police reform bill later this week absent more concessions from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. The Kentucky Republican set the Senate on a path to consider the legislation on Wednesday and must lure at least seven Democrats to support even...