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Lawsuits are filed against a Texas doctor who said he performed an abortion.

The suits, brought by men in Arkansas and Illinois, appear to be the first under a state law that bans most abortions after the six-week mark. → Read More

Texas House Passes Voting Bill as G.O.P. Nears a Hard-Fought Victory

The Republican bill, which would overhaul elections in Texas and introduce a range of new voting rules, must be approved by the State Senate before it can head to Gov. Greg Abbott’s desk. → Read More

End of Walkout Splits Texas Democrats: ‘We Feel Betrayed and Heartbroken’

The return of three absent Democrats injected a new wave of uncertainty into the national battle over voting rights. → Read More

Cuomo Resigns Amid Scandals, Ending Decade-Long Run in Disgrace

Gov. Andrew Cuomo was unable to withstand a barrage of sexual harassment allegations that led most of his allies to abandon him. → Read More

‘I believe these 11 women,’ Letitia James says as she reveals the report’s findings.

The attorney general said the state had “an obligation to protect women in their workplace.” → Read More

Cuomo Grilled for 11 Hours in Sexual Harassment Inquiry

The investigation by the New York State attorney general’s office could determine Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s political future. → Read More

Cuomo’s Inner Circle Raised Money for Aide Who Was Convicted of Bribery

Gov. Andrew Cuomo distanced himself from the aide, Joseph Percoco, but the governor’s sister and close allies quietly funded the aide’s legal fight. → Read More

Cuomo Set to Receive $5.1 Million from Pandemic Book Deal

The New York governor reported earning $3.1 million last year from his leadership memoir, with additional payments coming in the next two years. → Read More

Cuomo Aides Spent Months Hiding Nursing Home Death Toll

Aides to the New York governor, Andrew M. Cuomo, repeatedly prevented state health officials from releasing the number of nursing home deaths in the pandemic. → Read More

A $7 Billion Mistake? New York Seeks to Curb New Hotels.

A plan to require approval for every new hotel has sparked opposition inside city government, where budget officials say it could reduce future tax revenue from tourism. → Read More

Executive With Ties to Cuomo Got Special Access to Virus Testing

A drug company president who has long been close to the governor received the early tests, as did his family. The impeachment inquiry will examine testing provided to the Cuomo family. → Read More

Cuomo’s Family Is Said to Have Received Special Access to Virus Tests

Top health officials tested Chris Cuomo, the governor’s brother, when testing was not widely available, two people with knowledge of the matter said. → Read More

N.Y. Nursing Home Deaths: F.B.I. Investigating if Cuomo Aides Gave False Data

The inquiry has added to the legal pressure faced by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his aides over the deaths of nursing home residents from Covid-19. → Read More

As Cuomo Reels, Pleas for Political Support Come From His Vaccine Czar

Larry Schwartz, whom Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo put in charge of the state’s vaccination efforts, called some county executives about support for the governor. → Read More

Publisher Halts Promotion of Cuomo Book, Citing Nursing Homes Inquiry

“American Crisis” was supposed to be a triumphant account of New York’s coronavirus fight. But as scandals swirl, sales have dramatically slowed. → Read More

Top State Leader Says ‘Cuomo Must Resign.’ Governor Says ‘No Way.’

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that honoring calls for his resignation because of unproven allegations would be “anti-democratic.” → Read More

‘Big Fight’ Breaks Out Over Which Interest Groups Get Vaccine First

Companies, unions and industry trade associations are lobbying governments to include their workers in the next round of virus vaccines. → Read More

For Trump voters, shock, disappointment and disbelief.

Jodi Lavoie-Carnes, 48, a dental hygienist who lives in Dover, New Hampshire, supported President Trump for re-election. On Saturday, she was shocked and disturbed by the boisterous celebrations of Biden supporters, who had gathered in her town waving profane anti-Trump signs. The tone was so negative that she wondered what lies ahead for the country. “I’m like, are you serious?” she said. “The… → Read More

In NYC Schools, Only 18 Positive Coronavirus Tests Out of 10,676

The absence of outbreaks, if it holds, suggests that the city’s efforts to return children to classrooms could serve as an influential model for the nation. → Read More

How Will We Know a 2nd Coronavirus Wave Has Arrived in N.Y.C.?

There are signs of trouble ahead: Rising rates of positive tests have alarmed health experts, and city and state officials. → Read More