Warnock Makes History With Win as Dems Near Senate Majority

ATLANTA — Democrat Raphael Warnock won one of Georgia’s two Senate runoffs Wednesday, becoming the first Black senator in his state’s history and putting the Senate majority within the party's reach. A pastor who spent the past 15 years leading the Atlanta ...

Senate Sends Trump Defense Bill He Has Vowed to Veto

WASHINGTON — The Senate on Friday approved a wide-ranging defense policy bill, sending it to President Donald Trump, despite his threat to veto the bill because it does not clamp down on big tech companies he c...

Control of Senate at Stake as Trump’s Allies Face Democrats

WASHINGTON — Control of the Senate is a razor-close proposition in Tuesday's election, as Republicans fight to retain their majority against a surge of Democratic candidates confronting the president's allies across a vast political map. Both parties see pa...
Photo of Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts arriving at the impeachment vote

Not Guilty: Split Senate Acquits Trump of Impeachment

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump won impeachment acquittal Wednesday in the U.S. Senate, bringing to a close only the third presidential trial in American history with votes that split the country, tested civic norms and fed the tumultuous 2020 race for the...