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|Where Is Germany in the Ukraine Standoff? Its Allies Wonder.
Germany’s allies have begun to question what price Berlin is prepared to pay to deter Russia, and even its reliability as an ally, as it wavers on tough measures.
POSTED JANUARY 26, 2022 7:57 AM
|How Ukraine’s Leaders Are Responding to Russian Threat
The ‘‘stay calm” posture has left analysts guessing about its leadership’s motivation, but some say that after eight years of war, the country simply calculates the risks differently.
POSTED JANUARY 25, 2022 9:44 PM
|U.S. to Bolster Europe’s Fuel Supply to Blunt Threat of Russian Cutoff
Many European officials suspect President Vladimir V. Putin instigated the crisis in the winter in part to leverage his threat to turn off Russian fuel sales to Europe.
POSTED JANUARY 25, 2022 11:16 PM
|Russia Steps Up Propaganda War Amid Ukraine Tensions
The disinformation campaign includes claims that NATO and Ukrainian forces are preparing to attack Russian speakers in Ukraine.
POSTED JANUARY 25, 2022 10:54 PM
|Madison Cawthorn Challenge Raises the Question: Who Is an ‘Insurrectionist’?
The challenge to Representative Madison Cawthorn’s re-election bid could set a precedent to challenge other Republicans who encouraged the Jan. 6 attack.
POSTED JANUARY 26, 2022 2:47 AM
|Georgia and Voting Rights: Deep Distrust Over a Plan to Close Polling Places
As legislation to expand voting rights was blocked in Washington, local residents debate a plan from officials in Lincoln County, Ga., who say they want to streamline and modernize their system.
POSTED JANUARY 26, 2022 2:15 AM
|Justice Dept. Is Reviewing Role of Fake Trump Electors, Top Official Says
Lisa O. Monaco, the deputy attorney general, told CNN that she could not “say anything more on ongoing investigations.”
POSTED JANUARY 26, 2022 12:38 AM
|Alabama Redistricting Decision Reasserts Voting Rights Act
Three federal judges in Alabama ruled that a new congressional map drawn by G.O.P. state lawmakers violated the Voting Rights Act.
POSTED JANUARY 26, 2022 4:33 AM
|New York Mask Policy Remains in Effect After Judge Issues Stay
An appeals court judge temporarily blocked a lower-court ruling that struck down the mask mandate a day before. Catch up on Covid news.
POSTED JANUARY 26, 2022 4:58 AM
|2nd N.Y.P.D. Officer, Wilbert Mora, Dies After Harlem Shooting
Wilbert Mora, 27, joined the department in 2018. He and his partner, Jason Rivera, were killed by a man who opened fire during a domestic call, the police said.
POSTED JANUARY 26, 2022 12:46 AM