In Chicago’s Crisis of Violence, Some Signs of Hope

By MONICA DAVEY May 30, 2017 CHICAGO — Chicago officials took a far more aggressive approach this year to Memorial Day weekend, which often marks the start of the worst season for street violence, in an effort to control the shootings that brought more...

On Memorial Day, Trump Pays Tribute to Fallen Troops

By PETER BAKER May 29, 2017 WASHINGTON — President Trump, in his first public remarks since returning from a nine-day overseas trip, paid tribute to fallen American troops in a traditional Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, saying they “died in war...