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Man Charged in Racist Threats Against Cory Booker, Rashida Tlaib and Eric Swalwell 19 Apr 9:25pm Man Charged in Racist Threats Against Cory Booker, Rashida Tlaib and Eric Swalwell
The man, John J. Kless, of Florida, made phone calls laced with racist slurs and cursing to three members of Congress within 30 minutes on April 16, according to court records.
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EU chief Juncker: The UK cannot keep delaying Brexit 19 Apr 9:18pm EU chief Juncker: The UK cannot keep delaying Brexit
The UK cannot delay Brexit indefinitely and must stop wasting time, the European commission chief has said.
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A Darker Portrait Emerges of Trump’s Attacks on the Justice Department 19 Apr 8:57pm A Darker Portrait Emerges of Trump’s Attacks on the Justice Department
The Mueller report showed that Justice Department leaders were more deeply under siege than previously known.
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19 Apr 8:56pm Updated Armed Mexican troops question American soldiers on US side of border
Two US soldiers were questioned by Mexican troops earlier this month while conducting a surveillance operation on the US side of the southern border, two US defense officials tell CNN.
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House Democrats Subpoena Full Mueller Report, and the Underlying Evidence 19 Apr 8:47pm Updated House Democrats Subpoena Full Mueller Report, and the Underlying Evidence
The subpoena escalates a fight with Attorney General William P. Barr over what material Congress is entitled to see from the special counsel’s investigation.
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Mueller Report Does Nothing to Narrow a Vast Partisan Divide 19 Apr 8:43pm Mueller Report Does Nothing to Narrow a Vast Partisan Divide
As Democrats issued a subpoena demanding an unredacted copy of the report and condemned the president’s conduct, most Republican lawmakers remained silent on the findings.
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News Analysis: Mueller’s Silence Allowed Openings for Trump and Barr to Shape Perception of Inquiry 19 Apr 8:17pm News Analysis: Mueller’s Silence Allowed Openings for Trump and Barr to Shape Perception of Inquiry
The special counsel has been absent in public and silent about the case, insulating his office from accusations of leaks but allowing the president and his allies to shape expectations.
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19 Apr 8:17pm Updated The Mueller Report Has Finally Arrived. Ask Us About Our Coverage.
We’ve spent nearly three years covering the Mueller investigation and the Trump-Russia ties. What would you like to know about the back story?
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A Darker Portrait Emerges of Trump’s Attacks on the Justice Dept. 19 Apr 8:09pm A Darker Portrait Emerges of Trump’s Attacks on the Justice Dept.
The Mueller report showed that Justice Department leaders were more deeply under siege than previously known.
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19 Apr 8:00pm Updated 9 countries and 3 US agencies to investigate initial 737 Max certification
Government officials from civil aviation authorities in nine countries, as well as members of the three US federal agencies, will investigate how the 737 Max airplane was initially certified, according to a release from the Federal Aviation Administration.
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Sanders’s ‘Slip of the Tongue’ Would Be a Problem in Some White Houses. Not Trump’s. 19 Apr 7:45pm Updated Sanders’s ‘Slip of the Tongue’ Would Be a Problem in Some White Houses. Not Trump’s.
Unlike previous administrations, where officials feared blows to their credibility in public, President Trump’s press aides are generally performing for an audience of one — the president.
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The Long Run: Pete Buttigieg Fired South Bend’s Black Police Chief. It Still Stings. 19 Apr 6:40pm Updated The Long Run: Pete Buttigieg Fired South Bend’s Black Police Chief. It Still Stings.
Mr. Buttigieg’s firing of popular black police chief Darryl Boykins unleashed a blizzard of claims, counterclaims, lawsuits and anguish in the minority community.
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Reaction to the Mueller Report One Day After Its Release 19 Apr 6:30pm Updated Reaction to the Mueller Report One Day After Its Release
A day after the release of the most anticipated report in years, Washington takes a breath, and a resolution seems anything but clear.
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19 Apr 6:25pm How the Mueller investigation was hampered by encryption apps and disappearing messages
Robert Mueller and his team accumulated scores of communications over its nearly two year investigation -- not just texts and emails, but also Apple iMessages, and messages from LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
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Mueller Report Likely to Renew Scrutiny of Steele Dossier 19 Apr 6:16pm Updated Mueller Report Likely to Renew Scrutiny of Steele Dossier
The special counsel revealed that some claims in the dossier appeared to be false while others were impossible to prove. Republicans have vowed to investigate.
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19 Apr 5:59pm The False Claim Sanders Made About Comey and the F.B.I.
The Mueller report revealed that Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary, made false statements in 2017 related to President Trump’s firing of James Comey as F.B.I. director.
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Elizabeth Warren Calls for Impeachment Process Against Trump 19 Apr 5:46pm Updated Elizabeth Warren Calls for Impeachment Process Against Trump
She called for the Democratic-led House to begin an impeachment effort based on evidence that Mr. Trump attempted to undermine the special counsel’s inquiry.
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Elizabeth Warren Calls for Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump 19 Apr 4:58pm Updated Elizabeth Warren Calls for Impeachment Proceedings Against Trump
She called for the Democratic-led House to begin an impeachment effort based on evidence that Mr. Trump attempted to undermine the special counsel’s inquiry.
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Theresa May dons high-vis vest for Easter race 19 Apr 4:54pm Theresa May dons high-vis vest for Easter race
The Prime Minister lent a hand at a Good Friday race, marshalling participants in the annual Maidenhead Easter 10.
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19 Apr 4:53pm Rep. Matt Gaetz hires former White House speechwriter who attended 2016 conference with white nationalists
A former White House speechwriter who attended a 2016 conference featuring several white nationalists has been hired by a Republican congressman.
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19 Apr 4:32pm Updated Florida man charged with making threats against Democratic lawmakers
A man from Florida called and threatened multiple Democratic lawmakers earlier this month, according to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
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The Mueller Report Is 448 Pages Long. You Need to Know These 7 Key Things. 19 Apr 4:22pm Updated The Mueller Report Is 448 Pages Long. You Need to Know These 7 Key Things.
The special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, produced a report of more than 400 pages that painted a deeply unflattering picture of President Trump but stopped short of accusing him of criminal wrongdoing.
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Joe Biden Begins Taking Money for a 2020 Presidential Campaign 19 Apr 4:19pm Updated Joe Biden Begins Taking Money for a 2020 Presidential Campaign
Major Democratic donors in Pennsylvania and California are soliciting big checks for Joe Biden, who is expected to launch his 2020 campaign next week.
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On Washington: Mueller Findings Kick Off a Political Tug of War That’s Only Just Beginning 19 Apr 4:18pm Updated On Washington: Mueller Findings Kick Off a Political Tug of War That’s Only Just Beginning
Democrats appear to be gearing up, with Representative Jerrold Nadler of New York describing the report as a road map to holding the president accountable.
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19 Apr 3:25pm Small donations drive more than half of 2020 Democratic money
In a striking reversal from previous elections, small-dollar donors are providing most of the early money to Democrats seeking the presidency -- as candidates seek to capitalize on the energy of their party's activist base and build a grassroots foundation to sustain them for the long primary slog.
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How Left and Right Reacted to the Mueller Report 19 Apr 3:17pm Updated How Left and Right Reacted to the Mueller Report
Writers across the political spectrum responded to the public release of the special counsel’s report.
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19 Apr 3:06pm Pentagon inspector general report on Shanahan and Boeing expected next week
A Pentagon inspector general report examining whether acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan violated his ethics agreement is expected to be made public by the end of next week, according to a defense official familiar with the matter.
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19 Apr 2:49pm Updated The Mueller Report is already a best-seller
Three versions of "The Mueller Report" soared to the top of Amazon and Barnes & Noble's best-selling book charts in the 24 hours after a redacted version of Robert Mueller's findings were released on the web.
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How Left, Right and Center Reacted to the Mueller Report 19 Apr 2:41pm How Left, Right and Center Reacted to the Mueller Report
Writers across the political spectrum responded to the public release of the special counsel’s report.
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19 Apr 1:52pm Updated Trump praises Libyan general as his troops march on US backed government in Tripoli
President Donald Trump spoke with Libyan general Khalifa Haftar Monday, praising his role in fighting terrorism and securing Libya's vast oil resources even as Haftar's troops continue their offensive against the UN and US-backed government in the Libyan capital of Tripoli.
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19 Apr 1:51pm Updated Top judiciary Dem issues subpoena for full Mueller report
House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler subpoenaed the Justice Department on Friday for a full, unredacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report and the underlying evidence by May 1.
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Strategies: ‘Medicare for All’ Is Hammering Health Care Stocks. For Now. 19 Apr 1:46pm Strategies: ‘Medicare for All’ Is Hammering Health Care Stocks. For Now.
The popularity of proposals for a government-run, single-payer system among Democratic presidential candidates has hurt health care stocks, despite their strong earnings.
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19 Apr 1:15pm 9th Circuit deals crackdown on sanctuary cities another hit
A federal appeals court ruled against the Trump administration's attempt to block a California law that limits cooperation between law enforcement and federal immigration authorities.
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Mueller Report Updates: Sarah Sanders Defends ‘Slip of the Tongue’ F.B.I. Remarks 19 Apr 12:27pm Updated Mueller Report Updates: Sarah Sanders Defends ‘Slip of the Tongue’ F.B.I. Remarks
A day after the release of the most anticipated report in years, Washington takes a breath, and a resolution seems anything but clear.
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Why Gabby Giffords Is Starting a Gun Control Group for Gun Owners 19 Apr 12:16pm Why Gabby Giffords Is Starting a Gun Control Group for Gun Owners
“We’ve found that many gun owners are frustrated that the gun lobby claims to be speaking for them,” Ms. Giffords said in an interview about the advocacy group she formed in Minnesota.
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Senator McConnell, a Tobacco Ally, Supports Raising Age to Buy Cigarettes 19 Apr 12:15pm Senator McConnell, a Tobacco Ally, Supports Raising Age to Buy Cigarettes
Seeking re-election to a seventh term, the senator cited the rise in teenage vaping as a reason to curtail sales of tobacco and other products.
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19 Apr 12:02pm Fact check: What Trump associates told the public vs. what they told Mueller
For two years, President Donald Trump and his close associates contradicted, denied and dodged reports and questions of Russian involvement in the 2016 campaign. Now that the Mueller report is out, redacted as it may be, we have the chance to fact-check those public denials against what many people close to the President actually told Mueller when they were questioned by the special counsel.
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19 Apr 12:01pm Joe Biden to announce his jump into 2020 race next week
Joe Biden is poised to make his long-awaited announcement to jump into the 2020 presidential campaign next week, people close to the former vice president say.
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Mueller Reveals Trump’s Efforts to Thwart Russian Inquiry in Highly Anticipated Report 19 Apr 11:54am Updated Mueller Reveals Trump’s Efforts to Thwart Russian Inquiry in Highly Anticipated Report
The Mueller team ultimately decided not to charge the president, citing numerous legal and factual constraints, but pointedly declined to exonerate him.
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A Portrait of the White House and Its Culture of Dishonesty 19 Apr 11:51am Updated A Portrait of the White House and Its Culture of Dishonesty
At one juncture after another, the Mueller report describes how Mr. Trump made his troubles worse, giving into anger and grievance and lashing out in ways that turned advisers into witnesses against him.
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19 Apr 11:44am Updated On Politics With Lisa Lerer: The ‘On Politics’ Mueller Report Cheat Sheet
From the On Politics newsletter: The Times read all 448 pages of the special counsel’s report, so you don’t have to. Here are the highlights.
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Reaction to Redacted Mueller Report, From Right, Left and Center 19 Apr 11:32am Reaction to Redacted Mueller Report, From Right, Left and Center
Writers across the political spectrum responded to the public release of the report and the news conference by Attorney General William P. Barr.
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How Barr’s Excerpts Compare to the Mueller Report’s Findings 19 Apr 10:51am Updated How Barr’s Excerpts Compare to the Mueller Report’s Findings
Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress last month citing brief fragments from the Mueller report. Now that the document is public, his selections are coming under scrutiny.
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Mueller Report Live Updates: Sarah Sanders Defends ‘Slip of the Tongue’ F.B.I. Remarks 19 Apr 10:43am Mueller Report Live Updates: Sarah Sanders Defends ‘Slip of the Tongue’ F.B.I. Remarks
A day after the release of the most anticipated report in years, Washington takes a breath, and a resolution seems anything but clear.
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Mueller Report Live Updates: House Democrats Demand Unredacted Report 19 Apr 9:53am Mueller Report Live Updates: House Democrats Demand Unredacted Report
A day after the release of the most anticipated report in years, Washington takes a breath, and a resolution seems anything but clear.
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‘This Is the End of My Presidency’: 4 Dramatic Moments From the Mueller Report 19 Apr 9:39am ‘This Is the End of My Presidency’: 4 Dramatic Moments From the Mueller Report
The report detailed private conversations and described the president’s despondent reaction to the appointment of the special counsel.
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‘We Don’t Want Conversations to Stop’: Why Gabby Giffords Is Starting a Gun Control Group for Gun Owners 19 Apr 8:57am Updated ‘We Don’t Want Conversations to Stop’: Why Gabby Giffords Is Starting a Gun Control Group for Gun Owners
We interviewed Ms. Giffords about the advocacy group she formed in Minnesota and how the political landscape has changed since she was shot in the head eight years ago.
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19 Apr 7:38am Updated Mueller report leaves America at a crossroads over Trump
Robert Mueller has left America with a question its political leaders would prefer to avoid.
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Comparing Barr’s Excerpts With Mueller’s Report 19 Apr 5:10am Updated Comparing Barr’s Excerpts With Mueller’s Report
Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress last month citing brief fragments from the Mueller report. Now that the document is public, his selections are coming under scrutiny.
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Trump Says He’s Having a ‘Good Day,’ but Avoids Questions 19 Apr 3:21am Trump Says He’s Having a ‘Good Day,’ but Avoids Questions
The president refused to budge from his initial assessment that the Mueller report was a total exoneration of his actions.
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19 Apr 1:41am Updated On Politics: Complete Coverage of the Mueller Report
The full report from The Times on the release of the special counsel’s findings on the Trump campaign and Russia’s election interference.
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Democrats Draw Closer to a Dicey Question: Whether to Impeach Trump 19 Apr 1:07am Updated Democrats Draw Closer to a Dicey Question: Whether to Impeach Trump
Democrats took the legal analysis in the special counsel’s report as a clear nod that Congress should make its own judgment on obstruction of justice.
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‘Redacted’ Is Word of the Day as the Mueller Report Lands 19 Apr 12:18am Updated ‘Redacted’ Is Word of the Day as the Mueller Report Lands
Here are answers to the questions you may have about the redactions, including the most common one: “harm to ongoing matters.”
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We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas. 19 Apr 12:14am Updated We Asked the 2020 Democrats About Climate Change (Yes, All of Them). Here Are Their Ideas.
The New York Times sent a climate policy survey to the 18 declared candidates. They all want to stick to the Paris Agreement. Beyond that, they diverge.
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