Trump’s Tawdry Tabloid Sagas Reveal Weightier Themes

For those who wonder why any of this might apply to The Enquirer, I would.

Beto O’Rourke Emerges as the Wild Card of the 2020 Campaign-in-Waiting

WASHINGTON — The 2020 Democratic presidential primary, already expected to be the party’s most wide.

The Wooing of Jared Kushner: How the Saudis Got a Friend in the White House

Senior American officials were worried. Since the early months of the Trump administration, Jared Kushner,.

Michael Cohen, Trump’s Ex-Fixer, Should Get Prison Term of About 4 Years, Prosecutors Say

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former lawyer, should receive a “substantial” prison term of roughly four.

Michigan G.O.P. Starts Limiting Power of Incoming Democratic Leaders

LANSING, Mich. — Michigan Republicans, following the tactics of conservative lawmakers in Wisconsin, moved on.

On Politics: A Nation Remembers President Bush

George H.W. Bush’s funeral at Washington National Cathedral drew five living presidents, family, friends and.

3 Books About George H.W. Bush’s Legacy

Cramer’s original opus was a more than 1,000-page-long accounting of the 1988 presidential election, “What.

House Republican Campaign Arm Says It Was Hacked This Year

WASHINGTON — The campaign arm for House Republicans was hacked during the 2018 midterm campaign,.

Bush Made Willie Horton an Issue, and for African-Americans, the Scars Are Still Fresh

Mr. Bush expressed no regret for the Horton ad, and some of his longtime allies.

In the Blink of an Eye, a Hunt for Oil Threatens Pristine Alaska

Ms. Murkowski told reporters within hours of Mr. Trump’s victory that she would renew the.

Trump Says He Plans to Withdraw From Nafta

WASHINGTON — President Trump announced his intention late Saturday to quickly withdraw the United States.

Can Trade Threats Be Turned to Truce? Trump Meets Chinese and German Leaders

BUENOS AIRES — President Trump neared the end of an attenuated visit to the Group.

High Stakes for House Freshmen: The Office Lottery

WASHINGTON — Colin Allred of Texas brought his pink quartz from the campaign trail. Sharice.

Sheryl Sandberg Is Said to Have Asked Facebook Staff to Research George Soros

Sheryl Sandberg asked Facebook’s communications staff to research George Soros’s financial interests in the wake.

What’s Stronger Than a Blue Wave? Gerrymandered Districts

North Carolina Election Results 2018 GREENSBORO, N.C. — When the blue wave came to North.

Iranians Accused in Cyberattacks, Including One That Hobbled Atlanta

Two Iranians were behind the ransomware attack that crippled Atlanta’s government for days this year,.

Cindy Hyde-Smith Holds Off Mike Espy to Keep Mississippi Senate Seat

JACKSON, Miss. — Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, a Mississippi Republican who had to apologize for a.

Cancer Pushes New York’s ‘First Girlfriend,’ Sandra Lee, Onto Political Stage

VAN NUYS, Calif. — She strolled slowly through the neighborhood, a down-to-earth sprawl of sun-blasted.

Social Security Runs Short of Money and Ideas Fly on How to Repair It

We’ve long heard warnings that the Social Security program that 52 million Americans rely on.

It’s Not Just Trump in House Democrats’ Cross Hairs. His Family Is, Too.

Mr. Trump has told aides that he believes that Democrats have the potential to appear.

A Winter-Coat Heavyweight Gives Trump’s Trade War the Cold Shoulder

PORTLAND, Ore. — Columbia Sportswear has spent years designing ski jackets and hiking boots to.

What’s New in the Latest U.S. Climate Assessment

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F.B.I. Training Instructors Punish Women, Not Men, for Mistakes, Complaint Says

WASHINGTON — Danielle Snider was sailing through her training to be an F.B.I. agent last.

Saudis Want a U.S. Nuclear Deal. Can They Be Trusted Not to Build a Bomb?

That insistence is what set off the Iranian nuclear crisis. Over the years, several nations.

Federal Ban on Female Genital Mutilation Ruled Unconstitutional by Judge

“Given how this statute is written I think he’s correct,” Professor Henning said. “I hate.

Matthew Whitaker Earned $1.2 Million From Group Backed by Undisclosed Donors

A provision of the Hatch Act allows officials to raise money to retire campaign debt..

Michelle Obama and Tracee Ellis Ross on the Power of Women’s Stories

GALANES Mrs. Obama, the second revelation is about your going to marriage counseling, as a.

Democratic Senators Challenge Whitaker Appointment in Court

The case was assigned to Judge Trevor N. McFadden, a Trump appointee. The Justice Department.

Why Trump Is Sticking With the Saudi Crown Prince

As with Russia, those statements have become increasingly unpersuasive. “He’s showing that they’re desperate,” said.

White Kansas Official’s ‘Master Race’ Comment Draws Calls for His Resignation

The governor of Kansas is among several officials calling for a white county commissioner to.

Are Jared and Ivanka Good for the Jews?

On election night in Beverly Hills, Jason Blum, the hot shot horror-movie producer, was accepting.

Trump Calls China’s List of Trade Concessions ‘Not Acceptable’

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Friday that a list of trade concessions offered by.