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Bannon and Trump: From Bromance to Breakup

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 17:27
The two anti-establishment Republicans bonded during the campaign. Now they are in the throes of a bad breakup after Steve Bannon made critical statements about President Trump.

Band of the Insulted: The Nicknames of Trump’s Adversaries

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 16:08
President Trump has inducted one of his own into the bleak fraternity: “Sloppy Steve” Bannon, his strategist-in-exile, has a new Twitter nickname.

Nuclear War Would Be ‘Devastating,’ So the C.D.C. Wants to Get People Prepared

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 14:39
The nation’s public health agency says a workshop was scheduled months ago, before President Trump’s recent tweets about nuclear buttons and North Korea.

Republican Senators Raise Possible Charges Against Author of Trump Dossier

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 14:31
The first congressional criminal referral in connection with Russian meddling targeted a former British spy, not anyone accused of conspiracy.

Expect Environmental Battles to Be ‘Even More Significant’ in 2018

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 14:01
The Trump administration offered grand pronouncements about environmental deregulation in 2017. But this is the year to hammer out the details.

Christie on His Relationship With Trump (Great) and His Regrets (Few) as New Jersey’s Governor

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:24
“I feel like I’ve done the job as well or better than anybody who’s ever had it,” Gov. Chris Christie said.

Chris Christie Interview Excerpts: The Governor on Trump, the Transition and His Record

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:20
Weeks before the end of his second term, Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey gave a two-hour interview on a wide range of subjects, including President Trump.

American Detained by U.S. Military Says He Wants to Sue

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 13:14
An American citizen being held as an enemy combatant has told the A.C.L.U. he wants the group to represent him in challenging his indefinite wartime detention.

Trump and Republicans to Meet at Camp David With Urgent Matters Looming

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 12:51
President Trump and Republican leaders in Congress are to meet Friday at Camp David, the presidential retreat in Maryland, to discuss a range of urgent domestic matters.

Amid Calls from Trump, F.B.I. Renews Questions Over Clinton Foundation

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 12:40
Career prosecutors shut down the case in 2016 over lack of evidence. The new interest comes as Mr. Trump has taken the highly unusual step of calling for investigations into political rivals.

Cellphone and Computer Searches at U.S. Border Rise Under Trump

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 12:15
Border agents say the electronic searches have stopped terrorism suspects and criminals, but privacy advocates call them an invasive violation of the Constitution.

White House Memo: For Trump, Book Raises Familiar Questions of Loyalty and Candor

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 12:01
Every president is confronted by unflattering portrayals by former aides who leave and tell their stories, but usually not so early in an administration.

On Washington: New Pot Policy by Trump Administration Draws Bipartisan Fire

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 05:00
Lawmakers from both parties see it as a state decision and vow to force the attorney general, Jeff Sessions, to back down.

U.S. to Start Korean Trade Talks Amid Rising Tensions

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 05:00
The renegotiation of the agreement between the United States and South Korea comes at a critical time, as North Korea seeks to drive a wedge between the allies.

Will Nearly 200,000 Salvadorans Lose Their Immigration Status?

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 20:46
Jose Salinas has Temporary Protected Status, which is granted to immigrants who came to the United States from countries crippled by natural disasters or war. The Trump administration may end the program this month.

Obstruction Inquiry Shows Trump’s Struggle to Keep Grip on Russia Investigation

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 19:52
The special counsel’s investigation has uncovered several incidents involving the president that raise questions about whether he obstructed justice.

Michael Wolff, From Local Media Scourge to National Newsmaker

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 19:25
A journalist who loved to needle the Manhattan elite enrages the president with his insider account of the year he spend reporting from the West Wing.

Senators and Trump Inch Toward DACA Deal, but a Wall Divides Them

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 18:52
Democrats and Republicans remain divided over the shape and scope of a package that would restore protections for young unauthorized immigrants and bolster border security.

Led by the Mercers, Bannon’s Allies Abandon Him

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 18:13
Stephen K. Bannon’s provocative remarks about President Trump and his family, and Mr. Trump’s angry response, further alienated some of Mr. Bannon’s most important backers.

Right and Left React to the Clash Between Trump and Bannon

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 17:41
Writers from across the political spectrum on the comments made by Stephen K. Bannon about President Trump and the president’s response.