Politics

Coast Guard’s Top Officer Pledges ‘Dedicated Campaign’ to Improve Diversity

The Coast Guard has struggled to attract women and minorities: Out of its 41,159 members, just 14.6 percent are women,…

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Trump’s Attacks on McCain Met With Silence From Many in Senate

“John McCain was a war hero,” Senator Rob Portman, Republican of Ohio, said after President Trump’s criticism of Mr. McCain.CreditCreditErin…

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Re-emergence of Trump Aide Accused of Abuse Is ‘Deeply Troubling,’ Ex-Wife Says

Rob Porter, who was one of President Trump’s most influential aides, resigned last year amid domestic abuse accusations from both…

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Drug Company Protections Are Latest Stumbling Block for Nafta Rewrite

Although former President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico, left, President Trump and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada signed off…

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Trump Signs Executive Order Protecting Free Speech on College Campuses

President Trump’s executive order links some higher education funding to the protection of “free inquiry” on college campuses.CreditCreditDoug Mills/The New…

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Trump Imposes North Korea Sanctions Amid Stalled Talks

Ships docked in the Rajin port of North Korea. The sanctions linked to North Korea were the first that the…

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Takeaways From The Times’s Investigation Into Hackers for Hire

DarkMatter, an Emirati company, has hired Americans who honed their hacking skills at the National Security Agency.CreditCreditJon Gambrell/Associated Press A…

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Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump Use Private Accounts for Official Business, Their Lawyer Says

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser.CreditCreditDoug Mills/The New York Times WASHINGTON — The chairman of the House Oversight…

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Jared Kushner Uses Non-Official Messaging for Official Business, Lawyer Says

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser.CreditCreditDoug Mills/The New York Times WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and…

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Trump Wants Robert Kraft at White House Super Bowl Celebration Despite Charges

The charges against the New England Patriots owner, Robert K. Kraft, came after the police used video surveillance to observe…

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