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A stage is erected for a rally of QAnon supporters on the National Mall, Washington, in September 2019. Photograph: Tom Brenner/The New York Times

Late last month, as the Texas Republican Party was shifting into campaign mode, it unveiled a new slogan, lifting a rallying cry straight from a once-(...)

People at the beach in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Thursday. Photograph: Saul Martinez/The New York Times

Younger people are making up a growing percentage of new coronavirus cases in US cities and states where the virus is now surging, a trend that has al(...)

Workers clean the stage before the  Democratic presidential primary debate at the Fox Theatre in Detroit on July 30th. Photograph: Erin Schaff/The New York Times

The suspense was high. The hour was late. The questions about the next Democratic debate were many: Ten candidates or 11? Two nights or one? One billi(...)

 Norma McCorvey petitioned the supreme court to undo the Roe v Wade decision, but it rejected her appeal. Photograph: Chris Kleponis/AFP/Getty Images
Obituary: Norma McCorvey
  • People
  • February 25, 2017, 06:27

Jane Roe, the anonymous plaintiff in the Roe v Wade case by which the US supreme court legalised abortion, became an icon for feminism. But the real J(...)

An Aedes aegypti mosquito, which carries the Zika virus,  photographed through a microscope at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil.  Photograph: Felipe Dana/AP

A case of Zika virus infection transmitted by sex, rather than mosquito bite, has been discovered in Texas. The Dallas County health and human service(...)

An Aedes aegypti mosquito  in a laboratory in Campinas, Brazil, February 2nd, 2016. Photograph: Paulo Whitaker/Reuters

A new method to render male mosquitoes infertile by nuclear radiation could help reduce populations of insects carrying the Zika virus linked to thous(...)

Lightning illuminates a house after a tornado touched down in Jefferson County, Alabama, damaging several houses on Christmas day. Photograph: Butch Dill/AP Photo

At least 11 people were killed in the Dallas area of the US from a storm system packing torrential rains and unleashing a string of tornadoes that top(...)

Former Florida governor Jeb Bush serving coffee to military veterans in Johnston, Iowa, to mark Veterans Day. Photograph: Simon Carswell/The Irish Times

They know all about winnowing fields in Iowa, this agricultural state in America’s heartland. Many Republicans are waiting for the party’s large field(...)

Cars traveling  past The Texas School Book Depository in Dallas, Texas in Dealey Plaza  this month. Photograph: Reuters
Dallas Now: Trying to Forget
  • People
  • November 22, 2013, 01:00

Everyone who visits me in Dallas wants to check out the place I’ve come to take for granted. “Can we go see the Grassy Knoll?” I already see it severa(...)