Trump’s Made-for-TV Trade War Has No One Entertained

When President Trump’s advisers suggested that Beijing resume buying around $20 billion in American farm products…

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…

Full Schedule of Impeachment Public Hearings

The House’s impeachment inquiry, which burst into public view this week, will only pick up speed…

Impeachment Inquiry Proceedings: What’s Coming Up

The House’s impeachment inquiry, which burst into public view this week, will only pick up speed…

Trump’s Embrace of Sanctions Irks Allies and Prompts Efforts to Evade Measures

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s increasing reliance on economic sanctions to solve foreign policy problems is fueling…

State Dept. Career Employee Was Targeted as ‘Loyalist’ to Democrats, Inquiry Shows

WASHINGTON — An internal State Department investigation released on Thursday described an “improper” campaign to remove…

Trump’s Choice: National Security or Political Obsession

The last two impeachment investigations of the past half-century began with a third-rate burglary and an…

North Korea Says U.S. Sought More Talks, but Calls It a ‘Trick’

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said on Thursday that the United States had proposed resuming…

As Talks With Putin Loom, Ukraine Looks in Vain for U.S. Help

KIEV, Ukraine — Ukrainians are used to hearing the West call for stability in their country.…

‘I’m a Big Fan’: Trump Gives Warm Welcome to Turkey’s Erdogan

WASHINGTON — One month ago, President Trump warned President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey not to…

Who is Gordon Sondland? The Envoy With a Key Role in the Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON — Gordon D. Sondland, a wealthy hotelier from Oregon, Republican donor and fund-raiser, ambassador to…

Read William Taylor’s Prepared Opening Statement From the Impeachment Hearing

William B. Taylor Jr., the top United States diplomat in Ukraine, appeared on Capitol Hill for…

Who Is Ambassador Taylor? Key Witness in the Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON — A Vietnam War veteran with decades of diplomatic experience, William B. Taylor Jr. has…

Who Is Ambassador William Taylor? Key Witness in the Impeachment Inquiry

WASHINGTON — A Vietnam War veteran with decades of diplomatic experience, William B. Taylor Jr. has…

Read George Kent’s Prepared Opening Statement From the Impeachment Hearing

George P. Kent, a senior State Department official, appeared on Capitol Hill for testimony Wednesday during…

Who Is William Taylor? Diplomat Who Warned of ‘Nightmare’ Situation in Ukraine

WASHINGTON — A Vietnam War veteran with decades of diplomatic experience, William B. Taylor Jr. has…

Impeachment Hearing Updates: What to Expect From Taylor, Kent and Congress

Here’s what you need to know:Nationally televised hearings give Democrats a new chance to present their…

Assessing the Impeachment Defenses Offered by Trump and his Allies

President Trump and his supporters have tried out a variety of talking points defending his attempts…