How Democrats Are, and Aren’t, Challenging the Trump Economic Record

ImageSenator Elizabeth Warren campaigning last weekend in New Hampshire. The overall economic numbers “don’t reflect the…

Trump Opens Tokyo Visit With a Tweet Sure to Unnerve the Japanese

TOKYO — President Trump kicked off the first full day of a state visit to Japan…

Trump’s Targeting of Intelligence Agencies Gains a Harder Edge

WASHINGTON — President Trump tried somewhat clumsily last year to revoke the security clearance of the…

Iran Slams U.S. After Middle East Troop Buildup Is Announced

LONDON — Iranian officials lashed out at the United States on Saturday after the Trump administration…

John Bolton Says North Korean Missile Tests Violated U.N. Resolutions

TOKYO — North Korean weapons tests this month clearly violated United Nations Security Council resolutions, John…

In Shift, Trump Will Pick Kenneth Cuccinelli to Oversee Legal Immigration

Kenneth T. Cuccinelli II, the immigration hard-liner who was expected to be President Trump’s pick to…

Barr Got More Power to Review the Russia Inquiry. Here’s What We Know About Its Origins.

WASHINGTON — President Trump has given Attorney General William P. Barr extraordinary powers to declassify intelligence…

Fact-Checking Trump’s Claims on Agriculture, Trade and Poll Numbers

What Trump Said “Net farm income, because our economy is doing so well, is forecast to…

Trump Approves Modest Increase of About 1,500 Troops in the Middle East

WASHINGTON — President Trump has decided to deploy about 1,500 additional American troops to the Middle…

Manipulated Pelosi Videos Spread on Social Media, With Help From Trump

Manipulated videos of Speaker Nancy Pelosi that made it seem as if she were repeatedly stumbling…

For Trump’s Japan Trip, Abe Piles on the Flattery. But to What End?

WASHINGTON — Not every foreign leader gets invited into the White House for a slice of…

Barr’s Newfound Power Could Prompt Clash Between Justice Dept. and C.I.A.

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s order allowing Attorney General William P. Barr to declassify any intelligence that…

Trump Jumps Into Impeachment Fray With Both Feet

WASHINGTON — The idea was to talk about relief for farmers hurt by tariffs, with a…

‘How Long Is Short-Term?’ Pain of Tariffs Tests Farmers’ Faith in Trump

OSSEO, Wis. — From the start, President Trump’s combative trade strategy toward China has carried the…

Trump Gives Attorney General Sweeping Power in Review of 2016 Campaign Inquiry

President Trump took extraordinary steps on Thursday to give Attorney General William P. Barr sweeping new…