New U.S. sanctions aim to punish Cuban forces for crackdowns on protesters.

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration issued new sanctions on Thursday to punish Cuba’s defense minister and an elite brigade of government security forces for human rights violations against protesters earlier this month. In the days since demonstrations erupted across Cuba

3 senators introduce a bipartisan bill to reassert Congress’s war-making powers.

A bipartisan group of senators unveiled legislation on Tuesday that would significantly curtail presidential war-making powers, a long-shot effort that nonetheless reflected a growing interest among lawmakers to reassert congressional prerogatives on matters of war and peace. The bill, introduced