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Campaign Over, President Trump Will Hold a (What Else?) Campaign Rally

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 05:00
The rally, to be held in Melbourne, Fla., is an indication that Mr. Trump, who has sometimes felt isolated in the White House, is eager to get outside of Washington.

White House Plans to Have Trump Ally Review Intelligence Agencies

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 21:08
The review is being pushed by President Trump’s chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon and his son-on-law, Jared Kushner, and would be led by Stephen A. Feinberg, a billionaire private equity executive

Day Without Immigrants to Hit Washington in the Stomach

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:55
Restaurants in the capital are backing a campaign that asks foreign-born people not to work or shop in a demonstration of their economic importance.

After Election, Trump’s Professed Love for Leaks Quickly Faded

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:50
President Trump once embraced the revealing of Hillary Clinton’s emails. But from the White House, he — like others before him — is calling for an end to government leaks.

Journalists, Battered and Groggy, Find a Renewed Sense of Mission

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:44
A punishing news cycle is stirring a feeling in newsrooms around the country: These are monumental times.

Boeing Workers Reject a Union in South Carolina

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:34
The vote, which came after employees faced enormous pressure from management, was widely viewed as an early test of labor’s strength in the Trump era.

Where Is Rex Tillerson? Top Envoy Keeps Head Down and Travels Light

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 19:58
The secretary of state has skipped major events, and he is visiting Germany, his first foreign trip in office, with a bare-bones entourage as hiring for his staff lags.

Wrestling With Politics at New York Fashion Week

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 17:17
Designers made statements about social justice through performances, T-shirts and “Make America New York” hats.

Public Health: Now You Can Do Your Taxes Without Filling Out the Insurance Question

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 17:08
Although the Obamacare individual mandate has not gone away, a change in policy at the I.R.S. may shift taxpayers’ perception about how urgent it is.

Andrew Puzder Withdraws From Consideration as Labor Secretary

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:36
With doubts among Republicans about his chances for confirmation, President Trump’s nominee, Andrew Puzder, a prominent fast-food executive, left the running.

Janet Yellen and House Republicans Clash Over Fed’s Performance

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:19
The Federal Reserve chairwoman’s appearance before the board made made clear the gulf between how conservatives and the central bank view the economy.

Despite Democrats’ Demands, Broad Inquiry on Russia Ties Isn’t Assured

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 14:21
While a handful of Republicans acknowledged concerns about the Trump team’s connections to Russia, most declined to embrace a wide-scale investigation.

Trump, Meeting With Netanyahu, Backs Away From Palestinian State

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 13:01
The president, in talks with Israel’s prime minister, said the U.S. would no longer insist on a two-state solution for a peace accord.

White House Proposes New Rules to Steady Insurance Markets Under Health Law

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 12:44
As the Trump administration works to repeal the Affordable Care Act, it is moving to prevent a collapse of the public marketplaces in 2018.

White House Proposes New Rules to Steady Insurance Markets Under Health Law

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 10:58
As the Trump administration works to repeal the Affordable Care Act, it is moving to prevent a collapse of the public marketplaces in 2018.

Kremlin Dismisses Reports That Trump Aides Had Contact With Intelligence Agents

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 09:17
Soon after, President Trump said on Twitter that Crimea had been taken by Russia during the Obama administration, asking if his predecessor had been too soft.

Trump Condemns Leaks to News Media in a Twitter Flurry

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 08:37
The president unleashed fury at intelligence agencies, accusing them of leaking information, after new disclosures about his dealings with Russia.

Wishful Thinking: Why More Democrats Are Now Embracing Conspiracy Theories

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 05:30
Since the election, there has been an increase in dubious claims among liberals. Psychology offers an explanation.

Trump Voters Show President They Can Complain on Twitter, Too

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 05:00
A Twitter account is curating what it calls the regrets of pro-Trump voters, but the reality is more complicated.

On Washington: Pressure on Senate Intelligence Committee to Deliver on Russia Inquiry

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 05:00
The Senate panel has, at least for the moment, chief responsibility for getting to the bottom of events surrounding the resignation of Michael T. Flynn and any foreign meddling in the 2016 election.