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Antiabortion and abortion rights advocates protest outside the US Supreme Court.

Here is how American politics would change if Roe v. Wade is overturned this summer

Here are four ways politics could quickly change just months before next year’s midterm election.

Former Republican presidential hopeful and US Senator Bob Dole in February 1996.

Bob Dole to lie in state at Capitol as nation honors senator

Senator Bob Dole’s casket will lie in state in the Capitol on Thursday as congressional leaders honor the former Republican presidential candidate and World War II veteran who served in Congress for 36 years.

A visitor to the Shougang Park walks past the a sculpture for the Beijing Winter Olympics in Beijing.

US plans diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

The US will stage a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing to protest Chinese human rights abuses, the White House confirmed Monday.

President Biden.

Biden to speak with NATO allies on Ukraine before Putin call

President Biden is set to consult by phone with European allies on Monday about Russia’s troop buildup on the Ukraine border, one day ahead of Biden’s highly anticipated video meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Antiabortion and abortion-rights advocates protested outside the Supreme Court Dec. 1.

Both sides planning for new state-by-state abortion fight

As the Supreme Court court weighs the future of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, a resurgent antiabortion movement is looking to press its advantage in state-by-state battles while abortion-rights supporters prepare to play defense.

Former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, R-Kan., attends the unveiling of his portrait at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, July 25, 2006.

Reaction to Bob Dole’s death from US dignitaries, veterans

US dignitaries and military veterans are mourning former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, a World War II veteran and former Republican presidential candidate who served in Congress for 36 years.

Antiabortion and abortion rights advocates protest outside the U.S. Supreme Court on Dec. 1.

Both sides planning for new state-by-state abortion fight

As the Supreme Court court weighs the future of the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision, a resurgent anti-abortion movement is looking to press its advantage in state-by-state battles while abortion-rights supporters prepare to play defense.

Mr. Dole, greeting supporters in Waltham during his quest for the presidency in 1996.

Robert Dole, presidential candidate and stalwart of Republican Party, dies at 98

American culture served up no purer emblem of the nation’s triumphs and challenges in the postwar period than Mr. Dole, a son of the center of the country, a disabled veteran of the war at the center of the century, a leader in the political dramas that were at the center of American national life.