Trade Conflicts Weigh on Confidence, Posing a Risk to Trump

Economists and business leaders have been warning for months that President Trump’s trade war could damage…

‘Where’s My Roy Cohn?’ Review: A Fixer’s Progress

In a television interview near the end of his life, Roy Cohn predicted that his obituaries…

Trump Sues Manhattan D.A. Over Demand for 8 Years of His Tax Returns

President Trump is challenging an attempt by state prosecutors in Manhattan to subpoena eight years of…

Watchdog Refuses to Detail Whistle-Blower Complaint About Trump

WASHINGTON — The internal watchdog for American spy agencies declined repeatedly in a briefing on Thursday…

Trump National Security Team to Meet on Possible Iran Options

WASHINGTON — Senior national security officials from across the government are scheduled to meet Thursday to…

Pelosi’s Drug Plan Would Let U.S. Negotiate Prices of 250 Medications

WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday released her long-awaited plan to curb soaring prices of…

‘3 Musketeers’ or ‘3 Stooges’? Republicans Challenging Trump May Fall in Between

WASHINGTON — Mark Sanford, the former Republican governor of South Carolina who once brought squealing pigs…

Trump Says ‘It’s Crazy’ to Spend $13 Million Per Inmate at Guantánamo

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Wednesday night that “it’s crazy” that the United States spends…

San Francisco to Get Environmental Violation for Homelessness, Trump Says

WASHINGTON — President Trump said late Wednesday that his administration would issue a notice of environmental…

Visiting Wall, Trump Points to Barrier to Burnish His Campaign

OTAY MESA, Calif. — One thing President Trump loves about his job is signing his name.…

As Trump Weighs Gun Safety Bills, Barr’s Plan Draws Skepticism

WASHINGTON — As President Trump weighs potential gun safety legislation, his attorney general on Wednesday floated…

Robert O’Brien ‘Looks the Part,’ but Has Spent Little Time Playing It

WASHINGTON — Even his many critics conceded that the former national security adviser John R. Bolton…

White House to Pull Nomination of FEMA Pick Amid Claims of Barroom Altercation

WASHINGTON — The White House will pull the nomination of Jeffrey Byard to be the head…

Most Latinos Don’t Back Trump. But Some Wear Their Support Proudly.

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — Some wore it proudly emblazoned across their chest: Latinos for Trump, though…

Trump Defends Plan to Kill California’s Auto-Emissions Authority

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Wednesday posted on Twitter an aggressive defense of his unprecedented move…