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Democrat Mandela Barnes to take on Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson in November

Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes who is running to become the Democratic nominee for the U.S. senate greets guests during a campaign event.
Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes during a campaign event on August 7 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images

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Trump's 2024 boost

Photo illustration of President Donald Trump riding on the back of an elephant
Photo illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios. Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images

Secret Service officer assaulted outside White House

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The White House in 2021. Photo: Sarah Silbiger via Getty Images
Herb Scribner
Updated 3 hours ago - Politics & Policy

Albuquerque police arrest suspect in killings of two Muslim men

Downtown Albuquerque on Dec. 21, 2019.
Downtown Albuquerque, N.M., in 2019. Photo: Sam Wasson/Getty Images

Presidential Records Act and Trump search explained

Police standby at the approach to Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach on Monday night, Aug. 9, 2022,
Police standby at the approach to Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach on Aug. 9. Photo: Nicholas Nehamas/Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images
Ivana Saric
7 hours ago - World

Biden signs off on NATO applications for Finland, Sweden

Joe Biden
Joe Biden speaks before signing the agreement for Finland and Sweden to be included in NATO in the East Room of the White House on Aug. 9. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Rudy Giuliani must testify in Atlanta 2020 election probe next week

Rudy Giuliani recorded testimony at Jan. 6 committee hearing
A video deposition from Rudy Giuliani at a July 12 hearing for the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack. Photo: J. Scott Applewhite/AP

Appeals court says House committee can obtain Trump's tax records

Former President Trump speaking at CPAC in Dallas on Aug. 6.
Former President Trump speaking at CPAC in Dallas on Aug. 6. Photo: Brandon Bell/Getty Images
Sara Fischer
10 hours ago - Technology

Exclusive: Kara Swisher steps away from hosting Code Conference

Photo illustration of Kara Swisher.
Photo illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios. Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images
Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian
10 hours ago - World

Nationalism rules China's internet during Taiwan tensions

Illustration of a computer keyboard with a red return key resembling China's flag
Illustration: Annelise Capossela/Axios

Biden signs $280 billion chip funding bill

President Biden on the South Lawn of the White House on Aug. 9.
President Biden on the South Lawn of the White House on Aug. 9. Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

Americans return to pre-pandemic life: survey

Illustration of a pattern of covid masks.
Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios
Herb Scribner
12 hours ago - Sports

Serena Williams hints at retirement after U.S. Open

 Serena Williams
Serena Williams. Photo: Elsa/Getty Images
Mike Allen
14 hours ago - Politics & Policy

What we know — and don't know — about Trump and the FBI

A view of Mar-a-Lago from the water
Mar-a-Lago. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Earth sees a top 3 hottest July, marked by deadly heat, flash floods

Miriam Kramer
16 hours ago - Science

Taking space junk seriously

Illustration of an astronaut floating in outer space while collecting trash and holding a garbage bag.
Illustration: Victoria Ellis/Axios

Cooling centers are turning into next-gen "climate resilience hubs"

Miami's climate resilience pod.
Miami's climate resilience pod. Courtesy of the Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center

The coming scramble for clean energy workers

Illustration of a man working on a solar panel with a money overlay
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

Dems on the brink of sweeping Medicare changes

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NYT plans advertising expansion into non-news products

Pizzagate promoter tapped for Kremlin-backed propaganda campaign

Photo illustration of President Vladimir Putin with a television set and the Russian flag
Photo illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios. Photo: Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images
Updated 18 hours ago - Politics & Policy

Trump says Mar-a-Lago raided by FBI

Former President Trump. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

Biden to end "Remain in Mexico" border policy after court order

Migrants taking part in a caravan heading to the US, walk from Huixtla to Escuintla, Chiapas state, Mexico, on June 9.
Migrants bound for the U.S. walk in Chiapas state, Mexico, in June. Photo: Pedro Pardo/AFP via Getty Images
Andrew Solender
Updated 23 hours ago - Politics & Policy

McCarthy vows probe of DOJ over Mar-a-Lago raid

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images.

Scoop: Viral Cheney ad to air on Fox News

Screenshot of Dick Cheney in an ad via YouTube
Screenshot via YouTube