Trump Touts Black Economic Gains and Support for Historically Black Colleges

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday made a pitch for African-American support to an audience of…

Jason Greenblatt, a Designer of Trump’s Middle East Peace Plan, Is Leaving the Administration

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s special envoy for Middle East peace, Jason Greenblatt, will leave the administration,…

How a Tax Break to Help Poor Communities Became a Bonanza for the Rich

NEW ORLEANS — President Trump has portrayed America’s cities as wastelands, ravaged by crime and homelessness,…

Top State Dept. Official Steps Down From Post Overseeing Western Hemisphere

WASHINGTON — The senior State Department official who oversees diplomacy from South America to Canada is…

Israel Is Expected to Approve Surge in Jewish Construction in West Bank

JERUSALEM — In a rare step, Israel approved plans late Tuesday to build 715 housing units…

House Panel Approves Subpoena for White House Personal Emails

WASHINGTON — The House Oversight Committee voted Thursday to authorize a subpoena for all work-related texts…

House Democrats Subpoena a Who’s Who of Mueller Witnesses

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved a dozen new subpoenas targeting a who’s…

Ivanka Trump Tests Her Diplomatic Chops and Riles a Legion of Critics

Set against a tense, eerie silence in the landmine-riddled mountains separating South and North Korea, the…

Tillerson Says He Was Cut Out of Decisions by Kushner and Bannon

WASHINGTON — Saudi and Emirati leaders bypassed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in 2017 when they…

Tillerson Says He and Mattis Were Cut Out of Foreign Policy Decisions by Kushner and Bannon

WASHINGTON — Saudi and Emirati leaders told Jared Kushner and Steve Bannon, close advisers to President…

In Bahrain, U.S. Tries to Promote Mideast Peace Through Prosperity

MANAMA, Bahrain — Eyeing a future Middle East, if not an imaginary one, in which the…

A Plan to Mine the Minnesota Wilderness Hit a Dead End. Then Trump Became President.

ELY, Minn. — In the waning months of the Obama administration, a Chilean conglomerate was losing…

White House Unveils Economic Portion of Middle East Peace Plan

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said on Saturday that it hoped to raise more than $50…

For Trump, London Visit Is a (Royal) Family Affair

LONDON — When Queen Elizabeth II welcomed the president on Monday for his first state visit…

For Trump, U.K. State Visit Is a (Royal) Family Affair

LONDON — When Queen Elizabeth II welcomed the president on Monday for his first state visit…