Get to Know the Politics Reporters Covering the 2020 Election for The Times

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how…

U.K. Says Immunity of U.S. Diplomat’s Wife ‘No Longer Relevant’

LONDON — The diplomatic immunity of Anne Sacoolas, the American woman who is a suspect in…

For Both Trump and Xi, Trade Deal Comes Amid Growing Pressures at Home

BEIJING — The interim trade pact announced Friday between the United States and China came together…

Turkish-Led Troops Invade Strategic Syrian Town

AKCAKALE, Turkey — Turkish-led troops made the first significant strategic breakthrough of their invasion of Kurdish-held…

Kevin McAleenan Is Out as Acting Homeland Security Secretary

WASHINGTON — President Trump announced on Friday the departure of Kevin K. McAleenan, the acting secretary…

Giuliani Pressed for Turkish Prisoner Swap in Oval Office Meeting

During a contentious Oval Office meeting with President Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in…

Trump Makes Few Promises to U.K. Over Diplomat’s Wife Who Fled Crash

LONDON — President Trump offered little succor to the authorities in Britain on Wednesday in a…

Asked About N.B.A., China Spat, Trump Instead Blasts Kerr and Popovich

President Trump declined to criticize China’s handling of a free speech dispute with the N.B.A. on…

Sexually Transmitted Disease Cases Rise to Record High, C.D.C. Says

The number of combined cases of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia in the United States rose to…

17-Year-Old May Be First Teen Vaping Death in U.S.

A 17-year-old Bronx boy whose death was disclosed by New York State officials on Tuesday appears…

U.S. Pullback in Syria Could Aid Assad and ISIS

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Before dawn on Monday, at a military base in northeastern Syria, an American…

Britons Demand Return of American Woman Who Fled After Fatal Crash

LONDON — The mother of a British teenager who was killed in a crash in August…

U.S. Nuclear Talks With North Korea Break Down in Hours

The first negotiations in eight months between the Trump administration and North Korea on carrying out…

Offer of Secrets for Sale Led to Arrest of a Canadian ‘Clark Kent’

OTTAWA — The trail that led investigators to one of Canada’s elite cybercrime experts, a quiet…

Saudi Arabia and Iran Make Quiet Openings to Head Off War

After years of growing hostility and competition for influence, Saudi Arabia and Iran have taken steps…