Trump Equates Taking Dirt From Russia With Presidential Diplomacy

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday defended his willingness to accept campaign help from Russia or…

Hope Hicks Agrees to Interview With House Panel

WASHINGTON — Hope Hicks, one of President Trump’s closest former campaign and White House aides, has…

Trump Says ‘I’d Take It’ if Russia Again Offered Dirt on Opponent

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Wednesday that there would be nothing wrong with accepting incriminating…

State Department Defends Saudi Arms Sales Before Hostile House Panel

WASHINGTON — A senior State Department official on Wednesday defended the Trump administration’s use of an…

Justice Dept. Seeks to Question C.I.A. Officers in Russia Inquiry Review

WASHINGTON — Justice Department officials intend to interview senior C.I.A. officers as they review the Russia…

Donald Trump Jr. Tells Senate Intelligence Panel He Stands by Previous Statements

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump Jr. told Senate investigators on Wednesday that he did not inform his…

Trump Embraces Nationalist Leader of Poland With Flyover and More Troops

WASHINGTON — President Trump welcomed Poland’s nationalist president to the White House on Wednesday with an…

Florida Company Sued Over Sales of Skimpy Health Plans

One Ohio resident paid $240 a month for health insurance that she later learned didn’t cover…

As Trade War With U.S. Grinds On, Chinese Tourists Stay Away

A new battlefront has opened in the trade war between the United States and China: the…

Shinzo Abe’s Latest Diplomatic Long Shot: Peacemaking in Iran

TOKYO — Shinzo Abe’s visit to Iran this week, the first to that country by a…

Democrats to Scrutinize Ex-Lobbyist’s Role in Trump’s Arms Sales to Gulf Nations

WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats are examining whether a former arms-industry lobbyist serving as a midlevel State…

House Approves Court Action to Enforce Subpoenas of Barr and McGahn

WASHINGTON — The Democrat-led House voted on Tuesday to authorize the Judiciary Committee to go to…

House Approves Court Action to Enforce Democrats’ Subpoenas

WASHINGTON — The Democrat-led House voted on Tuesday to authorize the Judiciary Committee to go to…

As China Looms, Australia’s Military Refocuses on Pacific Neighbors

SYDNEY, Australia — For years, the graduating classes of Australia’s military training programs studied Dari and…

Trump Waves What He Says Is Secret Deal With Mexico, but Reveals No Details

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Tuesday waved a piece of paper that he said was part…