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Interior head says Patagonia claim about public land 'a lie'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Tuesday accused outdoor retailer Patagonia of lying when it said that President Donald Trump …

A woman approached The Post with dramatic — and false — tale about Roy Moore. She appears to be part of undercover sting operation.

A woman who falsely claimed to The Washington Post that Roy Moore, the Republican U.S. Senate candidate in Alabama, impregnated her as a teenager appears to work with an organization that uses deceptive tactics to secretly record conversations in an effort to embarrass its targets.<p>In a series of …

Journalism

The Latest: Report: Barton said he'd go to police over photo

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Rep. Joe Barton's response to a nude photograph of him circulated on social media (all times local):<p>10:15 p.m.<p>A …

Gutfeld on Trump-Era Presidential Behavior: 'The Bar Isn't Lowered; The Bar Is Gone'

During Wednesday's episode of “The Five,” Fox News host Greg Gutfeld suggested President Donald Trump obliterated standards for how a commander in …

Roy Moore's Senate campaign is a train wreck. So why does he still have a decent shot at winning?

Roy Moore, the flailing Alabama candidate for U.S. Senate, has been abandoned by the national Republican Party and most of its leaders.<p>He’s being vastly outspent by his Democratic rival, pummeled on the television airwaves and battered in the state’s newspapers. “Stand for Decency, Reject Roy …

Republicans

Is Trump Interfering in Mueller’s Russia Probe by Pushing Out a U.S. Attorney?

A Democratic lawmaker wants to examine the abrupt resignation of a prominent Department of Justice official with connections to the special counsel’s …

Former Trump Aides Charged as Prosecutors Reveal New Campaign Ties With Russia

WASHINGTON — The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, announced charges on Monday against three advisers to President Trump’s campaign and laid out the most explicit evidence to date that his campaign was eager to coordinate with the Russian government to damage his rival, Hillary Clinton.<p>The …

Donald Trump

White House Rejects N. Korean Claim That Trump 'Declared War'

North Korea's foreign minister said Monday that President Donald Trump has "declared war" on his country and that Kim Jong Un's regime would consider shooting down American bombers.<p>"Since the U.S. declared war on our country, we will have every right to make countermeasures, including the right to …

North Korea

'Out of bounds': Republicans criticize Trump over Joe Arpaio pardon

Ohio governor John Kasich is latest senior member of president’s own party to condemn pardon of former Maricopa County sheriff as politically motivated<p>The onslaught of criticism against Donald Trump’s decision to pardon former sheriff Joe Arpaio did not let up on Sunday, with members of the …

Trump blames the media for nearly all of his problems as president

President Trump stepped on stage in Phoenix on Tuesday night with something clearly eating at him. Minutes into his style rally, we learned what: It wasn't the white supremacists and the Ku Klux Klan and the neo-Nazis who threw the nation into chaos and allegedly killed a woman in Virginia last …

Donald Trump

Florida to execute white man for racially motivated murder

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — For the first time in state history, Florida is expecting to execute a white man Thursday for killing a black person — and …

'There Are No Two Sides to Bigotry and Hate.' George and Amal Clooney Make $1 Million Donation to Fight Hate Groups

George and Amal Clooney are responding to the violence at recent white supremacist rallies by helping an organization that combats hate groups.<p>The …

Rights & Freedoms

Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump …

U.S. Has Thousands More Troops in Afghanistan Than the Pentagon Admits

WASHINGTON — The average number of U.S. troops serving in Afghanistan at any given time is thousands more than the Pentagon officially acknowledges, according to three U.S. defense officials.<p>The Pentagon officially acknowledges 8,400 troops on the ground there, but that number actually hovers …

Poll: Trump hits new low after Charlottesville

President Donald Trump’s approval rating has hit a new low following a week in which a majority of voters believe he did more to divide the country than unite it, a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll shows.<p>Only 39 percent of voters approve of the job Trump is doing in this week’s poll — conducted …

Kim Wall: Headless body identified as missing journalist

<b>A headless torso found in waters off Denmark has been identified as missing Swedish journalist Kim Wall, Danish police say.</b><p>DNA from the torso matched that from Ms Wall's hairbrush and toothbrush.<p>Chief investigator Jens Moller Jensen said that the torso had been weighted down with metal in an …

Charlottesville: United Nations warns US over 'alarming' racism

• US urged to ‘unequivocally and unconditionally’ reject discrimination<br>• Trump remarks ‘scary and disturbing’ – former spy chief James Clapper<p>A UN committee charged with tackling racism has issued an “early warning” over conditions in the US and urged the Trump administration to “unequivocally and …

‘This Is Not Hazing. This Is Rape’: Inside a Texas Town’s Football Nightmare

How a varsity sex-abuse scandal threatened to tear apart Small Town, U.S.A.<p>LA VERNIA, Texas—When Jennifer’s* son made varsity—as a freshman, no …

Mel B Walks Off AGT Stage After Simon Cowell Makes Insensitive Joke About Her Wedding Night

Melanie “Mel B” Brown stormed off the <i>America’s Got Talent</i> stage Tuesday night after fellow judge Simon Cowell made a crude joke about her wedding …

Donald Trump Goes Scorched-Earth in Wild, Angry Arizona Speech

The president showed that he’s increasingly frustrated, often isolated, and ever willing to lash out at any and all perceived enemies.<p>Five days ago, …

The internet is loving CNN anchor Don Lemon’s calm, razor-sharp response to Trump’s Phoenix rally

In a minute and a half, CNN anchor Don Lemon was able to clearly and calmly articulate just what was wrong with US president Donald Trump’s Aug. 22 rally in Phoenix, Arizona.<p>Twitter quickly lit up that evening with praise for his off-the-cuff remarks. “What we’ve witnessed is a total eclipse of the …

Donald Trump

As Trump ranted and rambled in Phoenix, his crowd slowly thinned

PHOENIX — Just before President Trump strolled onto the rally stage on Tuesday evening, four speakers took turns carefully denouncing hate, calling for unity and ever so subtly assuring the audience that the president is not racist.<p>Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson proclaimed that …

Donald Trump

Spain terror cell was planning Sagrada Família attack, suspect tells court

Two men remanded in custody, one kept for questioning and one freed after Madrid court is told of plan for larger-scale attacks<p>The terror cell that brought carnage to north-eastern Spain, killing 15 people and injuring more than 130, was planning attacks on a much larger scale, including the …

Barcelona

Trump lashes out at 'alt-left' in Charlottesville

Charlottesville

Trump defends Saturday statement on Charlottesville

Charlottesville

Evangelical leader praises Trump's 'bold, truthful' statement about Charlottesville

President Trump earned the praise of Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. Wednesday for his most recent comments about the violent rally in …