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Studying women's figures

Lots of important people in government spend a lot of their time studying women's figures. And many agree it is the right, and smart, thing to do, Senior ...

2:00 AM ET FEDERAL NEWS RADIO

Ex-Head of Blue Angels Faces Inquiry

Capt. Gregory McWherter, who left the post in 2012, was removed from duty at a San Diego base over accusations of tolerating sexual harassment during his time ...

12:16 AM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

National Briefing | Southwest: Texas: Man in Nursing Home Is Charged With Murder

A Houston nursing home resident accused of using the armrest of his wheelchair to beat two of his roommates to death faces a capital murder charge.

12:10 AM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

National Briefing | Plains: Oklahoma: Court Clears Way for Executions

The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected assertions by two death row inmates that they are entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used ...

12:10 AM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

National Briefing | South: Louisiana: Medicaid Expansion Is Rejected Again

Lawmakers have again turned away efforts to expand the state Medicaid program under the federal health care law, with the Senate health committee voting 6 to 2 ...

12:10 AM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

National Briefing | South: Mississippi: Governor Signs Abortion Restriction

Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill on Wednesday to ban abortion starting at the midpoint of a full-term pregnancy.

12:04 AM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

F.D.A. Will Propose New Regulations for E-Cigarettes

The federal government is also proposing to include cigars and tobacco pipes under its regulatory control.

12:01 AM ET NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Forecast Cut on Spending for Health

The new cost estimate could help state officials and others pushing for the expansion of Medicaid undue the Affordable Care Act.

April 23 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

F.B.I. Informant Is Tied to Cyberattacks Abroad

While it is unclear whether the F.B.I. ordered the attacks by Hector Xavier Monsegur, the agency may have used hackers to gather intelligence even as ...

April 23 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

A Defiant Rancher Savors the Audience That Rallied to His Side

The standoff over cattle grazing on public land in Nevada has highlighted divisions over Washington and its sprawling ownership of Western land.

April 23 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS