Moderate Voters Could Decide the Democratic Nominee. What Do They Want?

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Charges of Ukrainian Meddling? A Russian Operation, U.S. Intelligence Says

WASHINGTON — Republicans have sought for weeks amid the impeachment inquiry to shift attention to President…

Trump Attacks Impeachment Inquiry and Accuses a Witness of Lying

ImagePresident Trump and Melania Trump at the White House on Thursday.Credit…Samuel Corum for The New York…

How Marla Maples Spends Her Sundays

“I’d like to share a little secret with you,” said a sympathetic real estate agent, played…

Deepfakes — Believe at Your Own Risk

Episode 21: ‘Fake Believe’ Producer/Director Andréa Schmidt Watch — very closely — as an ambitious group…

His White House Engulfed, Trump Keeps California in the Cross Hairs

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At Oakland Watch Party, Some Harris Skeptics Ask: ‘Where Have You Been?’

OAKLAND, Calif. — When Senator Kamala Harris announced her presidential campaign on the steps of City…

The Impeachment Witnesses Not Heard

WASHINGTON — In recent days, lawmakers were told that when President Trump ramped up his campaign…

They Toil Gladly Offstage. Impeachment Lands Them in the Spotlight.

ImageFiona Hill, President Trump’s former top adviser on Russia and Europe, on Thursday. As with other witnesses,…

Trump’s NOAA Pick, Barry Myers, Asks to Withdraw Nomination

Barry Lee Myers, whose nomination by President Trump to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration…

Trump Awards the First Arts and Humanities Medals of His Presidency

WASHINGTON — In honoring the actor Jon Voight, an outspoken Trump supporter, with the National Medal…

White House Won’t Say if Trump Will Sign Hong Kong Bill That Has Angered China

WASHINGTON — President Trump has spent months delicately sidestepping Hong Kong’s escalating battle between pro-democracy demonstrators…

Bracing for Impeachment, White House and Republicans Weigh Contours of a Senate Trial

WASHINGTON — The White House and the Republicans in the Senate, all but certain that the…

Impeachment Briefing: Highlights From the Hill Hearing

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Suiting Up for the Impeachment Battle

The fourth presidential impeachment hearings in the history of the United States, whose public phase came…

Republicans Now Support Paid Leave, Too. So Why Hasn’t It Passed?

ImageKamala Harris and Andrew Yang at the Democratic debate on Wednesday. They, like the other candidates…

Fiona Hill Testifies ‘Fictions’ on Ukraine Pushed by Trump Help Russia

WASHINGTON — The White House’s former top Europe and Russia expert sharply denounced what she called…

Hill and Holmes Impeachment Hearings: What We’ve Learned So Far

WASHINGTON — David Holmes, a career diplomat and political counselor to the United States embassy in…

Senate Approves Short-Term Spending Bill to Avoid a Shutdown

WASHINGTON — Congress gave final approval on Thursday to a stopgap spending bill that would punt…

Who Is David Holmes, the U.S. Embassy Official Testifying Today?

Democrats and Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee will take turns on Thursday questioning David Holmes,…