A Republican Health Care Bill in Search of a Problem

Republican leaders in the House have been huddling over the last few days in a frantic search for enough votes to win passage of their proposed revision of Obamacare,...

Right and Left React to France’s Election

The political news cycle is fast, and keeping up can be overwhelming. Trying to find differing perspectives worth your time is even harder. That’s why we have scoured the...

State Dept. Officials Should Quit if They Disagree With Trump, White House Warns

WASHINGTON — The White House on Monday warned State Department officials that they should leave their jobs if they did not agree with President Trump’s agenda, an extraordinary effort...

Obstruction of Justice, or ‘Normal New York City Conversation’?

Chris Christie, a native son of Newark and the governor of New Jersey, suggested on Wednesday that President Trump’s remarks to his F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, including demands...

How It Happened: Timeline of Events Leading to U.S. Strikes in Syria

PALM BEACH, Fla. — The chemical weapons that rained down on a small Syrian village early Tuesday morning set in motion a remarkable 63 hours during which President Trump...

Trump Administration Defends Bannon’s Role on Security Council

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration defended on Sunday a reorganization of the National Security Council that elevates the president’s chief strategist, Stephen K. Bannon — a political adviser with...

Right and Left: Partisan Writing You Shouldn’t Miss

The political news cycle is fast, and keeping up can be overwhelming. Trying to find differing perspectives worth your time is even harder. That’s why we have scoured the...

With Coverage in Peril and Obama Gone, Health Law’s Critics Go Quiet

WASHINGTON — For seven years, few issues have animated conservative voters as much as the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. But with President Barack Obama out of office,...

With a Presidential Boost, the P.G.A. Comes to Trump National

STERLING, Va. — On the green at the 11th hole, the golf stars John Daly and Rocco Mediate sized up their opening tournament putts. Nearby, a Golf Channel crew...

China Bets on Sensitive U.S. Start-Ups, Worrying the Pentagon

HONG KONG — When the United States Air Force wanted help making military robots more perceptive, it turned to a Boston-based artificial intelligence start-up called Neurala. But when Neurala...