Mr. Trump has brushed aside worries about any negative effectthat the Patriots owner’s presence at an official event could have, according to people close to the president.
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Mr. Kushner and Mr. Trump’s use of private email accounts and an unofficial messaging service could violate federal records laws, a House committee chairman said.
Israel claimed the territory from Syria in a 1967 war and annexed it in 1981 in a move that has never been recognized internationally.
Sophisticated surveillance, once the domain of world powers, is increasingly available on the private market. Smaller countries are seizing on the tools — sometimes for darker purposes.
The Treasury Department is punishing two Chinese shipping companies for helping North Korea evade sanctions.
Companies that hired former intelligence operatives are selling sophisticated hacking tools to government officials, who in some cases use them for nefarious purposes.
Democrats say intellectual property provisions in the deal are a boon to the pharmaceutical industry and could undermine their push to make American health care more affordable.
The order would link some higher education funds to how colleges enforce free speech rights, a cause célèbre for conservatives who argue their voices have been silenced.
Polling shows those getting smaller refunds are less likely to view the tax overhaul favorably, even if their take-home pay grew.
The former vice president is considering naming a running mate earlier in the primary than is customary, and the possibility of serving only one term.
Along the Missouri, John Remus controls a network of dams that dictates the fate of millions. ‘It was not designed to handle this.’
Beto O’Rourke, the former Texas congressman, has joined a crowded Democratic presidential field. We followed him as he tested his frenetic campaign style in Iowa, where the first caucus votes will be cast in February 2020.
Jerome H. Powell, the Federal Reserve chairman, said interest rates would remain unchanged and provided a fairly downbeat economic assessment.
President Trump, speaking in Ohio, exaggerated his role in Mr. McCain’s funeral, mischaracterized the senator’s record on veterans issues and cited misleading statistics on the economy and tanks.
Supporters say the measure is meant to resolve confusion. Opponents contend it would undermine an amendment approved by voters in November.
Two years into President Trump’s term, many businesses appear to be increasingly prioritizing their balance sheets over political backlash caused by his efforts to compel them to build and hire.
When the California congressman sued Twitter and several users, the cow account had 1,200 followers. It quickly surpassed his own following.
The president said he gave the Arizona senator “the funeral he wanted, and I didn’t get ‘thank you,’” escalating attacks on Mr. McCain that began over the weekend.
President Trump continued his criticism of the late Senator John McCain during a speech at a tank plant in Lima, Ohio, on Wednesday.
Patrick M. Shanahan’s relationship with his former employers, and complaints that he disparaged Boeing competitors while at the Pentagon, have come under scrutiny.