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Army’s mental health crisis in Alaska deepens with 17 suspected suicides in 2021

There were 17 suspected suicides among soldiers in Alaska in 2021, more than previous two years combined. The Army is rushing resources there.

Analysis: Breyer’s role on the court and the hole he’s leaving

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer can come across as a bookish government man, captivated by the nitty-gritty of regulations and convinced that Washington, on the whole, works.

Justice Stephen Breyer’s notable majority opinions and dissents, from abortion to the death penalty

Justice Breyer has had a profound impact, crafting landmark opinions on abortion rights, the First Amendment and the inner workings of government.

Jewish advocacy organizations condemn COVID mandate comparisons to Holocaust: Live updates

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, Jewish advocacy groups are pushing back against anti-vaccine advocates who compare COVID mandates to the Holocaust.

In 1902, a postal worker challenged Jim Crow Alabama. Jackson Giles fought for his right to vote

The longtime political activist took his complaint all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. Their decision reinforced voter suppression for six decades.

Respect, fear, power: What’s motivating Vladimir Putin to threaten Ukraine?

In threatening Ukraine, Vladimir Putin is trying to protect Russia’s sphere of influence while bolstering his own standing at home and abroad.

Clippers rally for 2nd straight night to top Magic

Luke Kennard scored 17 points, Amir Coffey added 15 and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied to defeat the Orlando Magic 111-102 on Wednesday, one night after they matched the second-largest comeback in NBA history.

Flames fire record 62 shots on goal, rout Blue Jackets in shutout

Matthew Tkachuk scored twice and the Calgary Flames fired a team-record 62 shots on goal in trouncing the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-0 Wednesday night.

Dylan Strome has hat trick as Blackhawks outlast Red Wings

Dylan Strome scored three goals and the Chicago Blackhawks had their highest-scoring game of the season in an 8-5 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.

Auston Matthews lifts Maple Leafs over Ducks in shootout

Auston Matthews scored the shootout winner and the Toronto Maple Leafs got three power-play goals Wednesday night in a 4-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks.