ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish crime-scene investigators searched the home of the Saudi consul general in Istanbul on Wednesday in the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, and a pro-government newspaper
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing the prospect of bruising electoral defeat in congressional elections, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he won't accept the blame if his party loses control of the House
Updated at 4 p.m. ET The federal deficit ballooned to $779 billion in the just-ended fiscal year — a remarkable tide of red ink for a country not mired in recession or war. The government is expected borrow
President Donald Trump on Tuesday denied having any personal financial interest in Saudi Arabia as his relationship with the country comes under scrutiny amid the disappearance of Washington Post columnist
Members of a far-right group were filmed beating up a protester on October 12 in Manhattan, and bragging about it afterwards. New York police who arrived on the scene made no arrests, and now local politicians
NPR's Shereen Marisol Meraji speaks with Mark Niesse of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution about the lawsuit against Georgia, after a report that 53,000 voter registration applications have been held. Transcript
Over the past decade, Jared Kushner’s family company has spent billions of dollars buying real estate. His personal stock investments have soared. His net worth has quintupled to almost $324 million. yet,
The National Park Service is considering restrictions on demonstrations around the White House and the National Mall. From the March on Washington to the March for Our Lives, from the women protesting
Before Donald Trump was elected, I reported on strange activity linking a Trump-campaign computer server to Moscow. A new report shows how much has changed since 2016—and how many questions still remain.
A UN panel of scientists says every bit of warming matters, and we’re almost out of time to keep it in check. We have just 12 years make massive and unprecedented changes to global energy infrastructure
Through the 20th century, the Court stood as an independent arbiter of the rule of law. It is a unifying, national institution no longer. What, I asked my parents, was the Supreme Court? It was the mid-1950s.
“If the US has someone whom historians will look back on as the gravedigger of American democracy, it is Mitch McConnell.” Usually, comparisons between Donald Trump’s America and Nazi Germany come from
The battle over Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court was an especially ugly episode of a reality-show presidency that degrades almost everyone swept up in it, and many characters stagger from
The president has long sold himself as a self-made billionaire, but a Times investigation found that he received at least $413 million in today’s dollars from his father’s real estate empire, much of through