Israel’s West Bank Settlements Do Not Violate International Law, U.S. Says

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration declared on Monday that the United States does not consider Israeli…

Chief Justice Gives Trump Temporary Reprieve in Financial Records Case

WASHINGTON — Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. on Monday temporarily blocked an appeals court ruling…

Impeachment Investigators Exploring Whether Trump Lied to Mueller

WASHINGTON — Impeachment investigators are exploring whether President Trump lied in his written answers to Robert…

House Republicans Want Ukraine Information From a Republican Senator

WASHINGTON — House Republicans requested on Monday that a Republican senator who has repeatedly found himself…

‘No One Believes Anything’: Voters Worn Out by a Fog of Political News

In upstate New York, Travis Trudell got an alert on his phone Wednesday morning telling him…

Republicans Shift Defense of Trump, While He Attacks Another Witness

WASHINGTON — House Republicans, bracing for another week of impeachment hearings, tried to shift their emphasis…

How FedEx Cut Its Tax Bill to $0

WASHINGTON — In the 2017 fiscal year, FedEx owed more than $1.5 billion in taxes. The…

Trump Went for a Medical Checkup That Was Not on His Public Schedule

President Trump underwent a two-hour doctor’s examination on Saturday at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center,…

Conservative Groups Are Teaming Up to Defend Trump, and Raise Money

WASHINGTON — On the day of House Democrats’ first public impeachment hearing into President Trump this…

The Democracy Doomsayers Consider 2020

ITHACA, N.Y. — Each prognosis was bleaker than the next. One academic told of a future…

Impeachment Investigators Question Budget Official About Withheld Aid

ImageOther witnesses with significant roles in American diplomacy toward Ukraine have testified that the aid was…

Barr Suggests Impeachment Inquiry Undermines Voters’ Intent

WASHINGTON — Attorney General William P. Barr on Friday vigorously defended President Trump’s use of executive…

Labeled ‘Bad News’ by the President, an Ambassador Headlines a Bad Day for Trump

WASHINGTON — “In my line of work, perhaps in your line of work as well, all…

With a Tweet, Trump Upends Republican Strategy for Dealing with Yovanovitch

WASHINGTON — Heading into Friday’s impeachment hearing, the Republican strategy for dealing with Marie L. Yovanovitch…

Jordan Brings Pugnacious Style to Impeachment Defense of Trump

WASHINGTON — Representative Jim Jordan, a scrappy former wrestler and firebrand founder of the conservative House…

Ex-Envoy’s Tale of Acid Attack Spotlights Ukraine’s Anticorruption Wars

WASHINGTON — On the April night she answered a 1 a.m. phone call instructing her to…

Did Trump Commit ‘Bribery’? Pelosi’s Impeachment Accusation, Explained

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi this week explicitly accused President Trump of “bribery,” suggesting after…

Trump Attack on Envoy During Testimony Raises Charges of Witness Intimidation

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday denigrated Marie L. Yovanovitch, the former United States ambassador to…

Marie Yovanovitch, Ex-Ukraine Envoy Ousted by Trump, Says She Feels Intimidated by Him

WASHINGTON — The former United States ambassador to Ukraine told the House impeachment inquiry on Friday…

Trump Denigrates Ex-Envoy Yovanovitch on Twitter During Impeachment Testimony

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday denigrated Marie L. Yovanovitch, the former United States ambassador to…