President Trump was widely criticized — including by many in his own party — for what had been viewed as his unprecedented deference to the Russian president on Monday.
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A day after President Trump’s remarks alongside President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia led to harsh criticism, Mr. Trump said that he accepts the findings of American intelligence agencies that Russia interfered with the 2016 presidential election.
As Democratic leaders in Congress pressed for tangible actions to punish President Trump, Republicans weighed a variety of proposals to respond to his remarks in Helsinki.
Never in anyone’s lifetime has a president engendered such a wave of discussion about whether his real loyalty was to a foreign power over his own country.
President Trump didn’t say in Finland that he doesn’t support American intelligence about Moscow’s interference in the 2016 election. Got that?
In his highest-profile speech since leaving office, the former president warned of leaders embracing the “politics of fear, resentment and retrenchment.”
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Mr. Coats has emerged to more publicly defend the intelligence agencies — under a president who has long denigrated them.
The European Union is hunting for free-trade deals in Asia and Latin America to help compensate for lost business with the United States.
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Long awash in money, the country’s start-up scene has seen an unprecedented downturn. That could be a bad sign for the rest of the Chinese economy.
Ms. Roby, a Republican congresswoman, defeated a primary challenger who assailed her for withdrawing her support for President Trump in 2016.
Antonio Delgado is trying to unseat John Faso, a Republican incumbent in New York.
Immigrant detention is expanding under the Trump administration, increasing the risk of sexual assault in a system where abuse is not uncommon. Two women told us their stories of being sexually abused by guards while under the custody of ICE.
Maria and E.D. are among the thousands of migrants who have said they were abused in the past 10 years while in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
His enemies paint him as all-powerful, but the billionaire philanthropist believes that his political legacy has never been in greater jeopardy.
The conviction of Mr. Skelos and his son, Adam, in a retrial was the fourth major Albany corruption case won by federal prosecutors in the last five months.
Faith in the justice system and in our intelligence agencies cannot be collateral damage in a partisan grudge match.
The government has just made it easier for terrorists and criminals to produce deadly weapons with an inexpensive 3-D printer.
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The president talks tough about drug prices, but pharmaceutical companies hear sweet nothings.
It’s become a huge source of power for Trump and trouble for the rest of us.
If the president is the victim of so much inaccurate reporting, as he claims, why is he so averse to having the facts recorded and transcribed?
A 96-year-old who fled the Holocaust finds a new way to be heard.
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It could wipe out H.I.V. in America, but its high price keeps it out of reach for too many.
Mark Richards chronicled his battle with cancer, visualizing the agony he endured.
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Ryan Jamaal Swain, Dominique Jackson and Jason A. Rodriguez talk about their experiences as dancers in life — and onscreen in Ryan Murphy’s show about the underground ballroom scene of the 1980s.
The change by the Trump administration applies to many nonprofit organizations that are active in politics, and was praised by conservatives.
A basketball-size chunk of molten rock hurtled into the roof of a tourist boat that was sailing off Hawaii’s Big Island.
President Trump’s former campaign chairman will be tried in Alexandria, Va., in what is scheduled to be the first of two criminal trials.
The ban, which would be the first of a political party since the territory returned to Chinese control in 1997, has raised fears of eroding rights.
The action asked the International Court of Justice to declare that the sanctions reimposed on May 8 should be terminated “without delay.”
In cities that are already scorching hot, temperatures and humidity levels are rising to levels that the human body simply can’t tolerate, researchers warn.
The owner of the Mandalay Bay is arguing that a post-Sept. 11 law should protect it from lawsuits because the shooting qualifies as an “act of terrorism.”
Home prices in Sydney and Melbourne are dropping after an astonishing run-up, as the government moves to cool the market and households borrow too much.
As the pizza chain tries to distance itself from its founder, John Schnatter said he faced an extortion attempt and regretted stepping down.
Continue the good feeling of weekend summer cooking through the week with sheet-pan chicken and a clafoutis.
The question of what you leave behind can be especially fraught for people who do not have heirs.
Amazon says it will offer more than a million deals, including discounts on Echo devices, kitchen appliances and more — and extend the sale by an extra six hours compared with last year.
Sticking to a healthy lifestyle on your next trip is the best way to stay healthy no matter where you go, but these four tips can also help.
A new generation of niche sports is looking to streaming instead of big networks to find more exposure and new fans.
John Adams and Peter Sellars’s opera about J. Robert Oppenheimer opened in Santa Fe, a short drive from where the story takes place.
Less than a month after “Saturday Night Live China” debuted, episodes can no longer be seen on the video-streaming platform that was hosting it.
A new cop series on Acorn TV is as pretty to look at as ‘Broadchurch’ but goes even darker in its story of abduction and imprisonment in the Welsh countryside.
Lawrence Osborne’s novel “Only to Sleep” jolts Raymond Chandler’s P.I. out of his quiet Mexican lair and back into the world of scams and seductions.
Many famous studies of human behavior cannot be reproduced. Even so, they revealed aspects of our inner lives that feel true.
New research indicates that the pitch of a baby’s cries at 4 months old may predict the pitch of its speech at age 5.
Testing of archaeological remains show that two whale species once swam in the Mediterranean, suggesting that the Romans conducted industrial-scale whaling.
Updated guidelines can help women decide when to have bone density screening but may discourage men.