Japan Election, a Landslide for Abe, Could Allow a Bolder Military

Voters have strengthened the hand of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who wants to revise the pacifist Constitution — a prospect likely to add to regional tensions.


Ruth Bader Ginsburg, No Fan of Donald Trump, Critiques Latest Term

Justice Ginsburg took stock of a tumultuous term for the Supreme Court after the death of Justice Antonin Scalia and gave her thoughts about a Trump presidency.


Federal Judge Blocks Indiana Abortion Law

Judge Pratt’s decision is the first in a federal court to indicate that a ban on abortion because of genetic anomalies would likely be unconstitutional.