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December 16, 2018
Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves a meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington on June 21, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Eric Thayer
Robert Mueller is the most unknowable man in Washington
12 hours 32 min ago
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before departing the White House in Washington, Dec. 7, 2018. Trump on Friday said he intended to nominate William Barr, who served as attorney general during the first Bush administration from 1991 to 1993, to return as head of the Justice Department. Trump also announced that Heather Nauert, the chief State Department spokeswoman, is his pick to be the next ambassador to the United Nations. (Samuel Corum/Copyright 2018/The New York Times)
Trump says he'll review case of Matt Golsteyn, a veteran who faces murder charge
14 hours 19 min ago
December 15, 2018
This killer opioid could become a weapon of mass destruction
December 15, 2018 - 3:57pm
December 14, 2018
Misplaced heart offers window into nation's organ transplant system
December 14, 2018 - 8:46pm
December 13, 2018
Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves a meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington on June 21, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Eric Thayer
Mueller's handling of cooperating witnesses suggests Russia probe may be winding down
December 13, 2018 - 6:22pm
Bomb threats demanding Bitcoin reported across region, nation
December 13, 2018 - 6:06pm
Congress sends bill to make lawmakers liable for harassment settlements to Trump
December 13, 2018 - 4:47pm
December 11, 2018
Stormy Daniels, left, speaks to members of the media while attorney Michael Avenatti listens outside Federal Court in New York on April 16, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Victor J. Blue
Daniels must pay Trump $293,000 for legal fees in defamation case, judge says
December 11, 2018 - 5:35pm
December 10, 2018
President Donald Trump speaks to reporters before departing the White House in Washington, Dec. 7, 2018. Trump on Friday said he intended to nominate William Barr, who served as attorney general during the first Bush administration from 1991 to 1993, to return as head of the Justice Department. Trump also announced that Heather Nauert, the chief State Department spokeswoman, is his pick to be the next ambassador to the United Nations. (Samuel Corum/Copyright 2018/The New York Times)
Trump administration halts study that was using fetal tissue to find 'cure for HIV'
December 10, 2018 - 8:42am
Two nuns stole $500,000 for trips to Las Vegas. But the church doesn't want them prosecuted.
December 10, 2018 - 8:30am
December 9, 2018
A fire-scarred hillside just outside Paradise, Calif., Nov. 11, 2018. Of the 23 people known on Sunday to have been killed by the fire in Paradise, six had died in their cars. (Jim Wilson/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
After the deadly Camp Fire, a dog waited for his owners to return. They've finally been reunited.
December 9, 2018 - 11:15am
December 4, 2018
Former President George H.W. Bush lies in state at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda Washington.  Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Bob Dole, federal workers and CIA directors join crowds paying their respects to Bush
December 4, 2018 - 5:14pm
December 3, 2018
The postal service is expected to process more than 16.2 million pounds of mail for military destinations this holiday season. Forum News Service file photo
Holiday season shipping cutoff looms for overseas military
December 3, 2018 - 4:53pm
December 2, 2018
First lady Barbara Bush watches as President George H. W. Bush is congratulated by Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist after being sworn in as the 41st president of the United States, in Washington, Jan. 20, 1989. (Jose R. Lopez/Copyright The New York Times)
How Barbara fell in love with George H.W. Bush, 'the most beautiful creature I had ever laid eyes on'
December 2, 2018 - 2:00pm
December 1, 2018
First lady Barbara Bush watches as President George H.W. Bush is congratulated by Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist after being sworn in as the 41st president of the United States, in Washington, Jan. 20, 1989. (Jose R. Lopez/Copyright The New York Times)
Trump to name Dec. 5 a national day of mourning for George H.W. Bush
December 1, 2018 - 10:28am