‘Not Just One of the Boys’: How Women Fought Their Way to N.Y.’s Seat of Power

New York’s government has never looked so female. After record numbers of women ran and.

Its Territory May Be Gone, but the U.S. Fight Against ISIS Is Far From Over

WASHINGTON — The fight to expel the Islamic State from its last shard of territory.

At Democratic Campaign Events, Mueller Report Is Barely Mentioned

RYE, N.H. — For Democratic presidential candidates on Saturday, it wasn’t quite campaigning as usual.

Personal Data of 2.3 Million Disaster Victims Was Released by FEMA, Report Says

The Federal Emergency Management Agency unnecessarily shared sensitive personal data of more than two million.

$1 Billion for Mental Health: The Reality of de Blasio’s ‘Revolutionary’ Plan

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The Fight to Tame a Swelling River With Dams That May Be Outmatched by Climate Change

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‘Florida Is Tired of Being a Cheap Date’: Andrew Gillum Wants to Help Democrats Win in 2020

Andrew Gillum has more free time than he would like. After losing his bid for.

Report Says U.S. Airstrikes Have Killed 14 Civilians in Somalia

WASHINGTON — For years, the Pentagon has maintained that no civilians have been killed in.

On C-Span’s 40th Anniversary, a Top Executive Reflects on Its Political Impact

Forty years ago, C-Span went live with its first public broadcast from the House of.

Trump Renews Attacks on John McCain, Months After Senator’s Death

WASHINGTON — Tucked between St. Patrick’s Day greetings and repeat criticism of a rerun of.

After 2 Crashes of New Boeing Jet, Pilot Training Now a Focus

The chief executive of Boeing backed down on Wednesday. He called President Trump to recommend.

On Politics: The Biggest Stories of the Week

Meanwhile, candidates’ moves to the left have given grass-roots organizers openings to push niche issues.

In Beto O’Rourke’s Announcement, His Wife’s Silence Stands Out

Beto O’Rourke, the charismatic Texas Democrat and former member of the House of Representatives, announced.

Mnuchin Vows to Protect Trump’s Privacy if Tax Returns Sought

WASHINGTON — Steven Mnuchin, the Treasury secretary, signaled on Thursday that he would likely block.

Trump on Tech: Planes Are ‘Too Complex to Fly,’ and ‘What Is Digital?’

WASHINGTON — He prefers Sharpies over email. His aides cart around cardboard boxes of work.

Congress Warns Against Medicaid Cuts: ‘You Just Wait for the Firestorm’

WASHINGTON — If President Trump allows states to convert Medicaid into a block grant with.

‘Airbnb Tax’ in N.J. Opens New Front in Battle Over Internet Economy

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In Unusual Move, Fox News Condemns Jeanine Pirro’s Remarks on Muslim Legislator

In an unusual reproach, Fox News criticized one of its star personalities, Jeanine Pirro, after.

Netanyahu-Trump Partnership Is Stronger Than Ever. Are These Its Final Days?

What was missing with Mr. Trump, however, was the curb on Mr. Netanyahu that Mr..

New Images of North Korea Buildup Confront Trump’s Hopes for Disarmament

WASHINGTON — President Trump was forced to publicly acknowledge this past week what American intelligence.

On Politics: The Biggest Stories of the Week

From the president’s checks to a resolution against hate, it’s been a busy week in.

Chelsea Manning Is Jailed for Refusing to Testify in WikiLeaks Case

WASHINGTON — Chelsea Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst who provided archives of secret military.

When Foreign Leaders Send Presidents a Gift, Flattery is Usually a Theme

Foreign officials also appear to have studied the family members who also serve as Mr..

On Politics: Trade Deficit Hits Record $891 Billion

• Trade talks between the United States and the European Union are off to a.

U.S. and E.U. Are Headed for a Food Fight Over Trade

WASHINGTON — After a White House meeting last July, President Trump and Jean-Claude Juncker, the.

House’s Anti-Semitism Resolution Surfaces Generational Fight Over Ilhan Omar

WASHINGTON — The decision by House Democratic leaders to put a resolution condemning anti-Semitism on.

Roger Stone Faces Questions Over Whether He Violated Gag Order

The former Trump adviser Roger Stone faced questions on Monday over the publication of a.

On Politics: Behind the Failed Trump-Kim Summit

President Trump made a bet that his personality and view of himself as a skilled.

On Politics: The Biggest Stories of the Week

From Michael Cohen’s testimony to the Trump-Kim Jong-un summit, it’s been a busy week in.

Manafort’s Lawyers, Saying He Learned ‘Harsh Lesson,’ Seek Lenient Sentence

WASHINGTON — Lawyers for Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, asked a federal judge.

On Politics: Trump Ordered Kushner’s Security Clearance

• Mr. Trump declared on Thursday that troops “took over 100 percent” of territory controlled.

What to Watch For in Thursday’s G.D.P. Report

After a monthlong delay because of the government shutdown, the Commerce Department will release its.