C.I.A. Hunts for Authentic Virus Totals in China, Dismissing Government Tallies

WASHINGTON — The C.I.A. has been warning the White House since at least early February that…

Kushner Puts Himself in the Middle of the White House’s Chaotic Coronavirus Response

WASHINGTON — Peter T. Gaynor, the federal government’s top emergency manager, was about to go on…

Coronavirus May Kill 100,000 to 240,000 in U.S. Despite Actions, Officials Say

WASHINGTON — The top government scientists battling the coronavirus estimated on Tuesday that the deadly pathogen…

White House Economists Warned in 2019 a Pandemic Could Devastate America

WASHINGTON — White House economists published a study last September that warned a pandemic disease could…

Behind Trump’s Reversal on Reopening the Country: 2 Sets of Numbers

WASHINGTON — The numbers the health officials showed President Trump were overwhelming. With the peak of…

Models Are Fighting Over Whether It’s Chill To Influence For Saudi Arabia

Matt Crossik/Getty Images On Thursday, Saudi Arabia paid dozens of celebrity models and DJs to attend…