Federal officials sought ‘heat ray’ device before clearing D.C. protesters

WASHINGTON — For the evening in early June when law enforcement forcibly dispersed a crowd of…

Barr blasts his own DOJ prosecutors, equates them to preschoolers and ‘headhunters’

In scathing remarks against his own staff, Attorney General William Barr said Wednesday that the Justice…

Could Trump’s economic message land with Latinos?

WASHINGTON — In some corners of the Latino community, there’s a compelling familiarity to President Donald…

Younger voters choose Biden over Trump — but they’re not wild about either

WASHINGTON — Every election cycle, Democratic political operatives rack their brains about how to motivate a…

Politics surrounding TikTok’s future in the U.S. pollute valid data security concerns, expert says

The download page for ByteDance Ltd.’s TikTok app is arranged for a photograph on a smartphone…

Yale president emeritus says there’s a ‘tremendous’ gap between students due to Covid-19

A New York City student listens to daily lesson plan videos from her teacher as schools…

Goldman Sachs sees the Chinese yuan strengthening to 6.5 per dollar over the next 12 months

A Chinese clerk counts renminbi yuan banknotes at a bank in China on December 2015. Jie…

Coronavirus live updates: U.S. plans to provide free vaccines, aims for return to ‘regular life’ in Q3 2021

The seven-day moving average of daily new coronavirus cases in the U.S. is back on the…

The U.S. is still a dominant power — but it’s not clear if it remains the global leader

A U.S. flag flutters in the wind. Gary Hershorn | Corbis News | Getty Images SINGAPORE…

Debt default risks are on the rise — but there may be investing opportunities

SINGAPORE — Debt default risks have grown since the pandemic — but there are still opportunities for investors,…