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Trucks from Fisher Industries prepare the ground for a wall to be built on private property near El Paso, Texas. Jordyn Rozensky and Justin Hamel / The Washington Post
Trump tries to steer border wall deal to North Dakota firm
3 hours 18 min ago
Attorney General William Barr released a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report Thursday, April 18. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
Trump gives Barr power to declassify intelligence related to Russia probe
8 hours 41 min ago
May 23, 2019
President Trump speaks in the Rose Garden after a meeting with Democratic leaders on infrastructure, saying there won't be a deal unless they stop investigations. The sign on the lectern says, "NO Collusion, NO Obstruction." Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Appeals court to expedite review of subpoena for Trump's financial records
19 hours 18 min ago
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NASA announces contract for space station to orbit moon
May 23, 2019 - 1:57pm
Alexandria County Sheriffs Department file photo of John Walker Lindh from January 23, 2002. Photo by Alexandria County Sheriffs Department.
'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh set to be released from prison after 17 years
May 23, 2019 - 10:37am
May 22, 2019
President Trump speaks in the Rose Garden after a meeting with Democratic leaders on infrastructure, saying there won't be a deal unless they stop investigations. The sign on the lectern says, "NO Collusion, NO Obstruction." Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump abruptly ends meeting with Democrats after Pelosi says he is 'engaged in a coverup'
May 22, 2019 - 10:09pm
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson watches as President Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive for a dinner celebrating evangelical leadership in the State Dining Room of the White House on Aug. 27, 2018. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Proposed HUD rule would strip transgender protections at homeless shelters
May 22, 2019 - 5:22pm
President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on May 17, 2019.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump abruptly ends meeting with Democrats after Pelosi says he is 'engaged in a coverup'
May 22, 2019 - 1:33pm
Inmates are seen inside the women's facility at the Fayette County Jail in Washington Court House, Ohio.  Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges
Trump administration struggles to confront the deadliest drug crisis in U.S. history
May 22, 2019 - 1:19pm
President Donald Trump addresses members of the media at the White House on Tuesday, May 14, 2019.  Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Trump chooses former ambassador and space enthusiast to run Air Force
May 22, 2019 - 9:29am
May 21, 2019
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is shown in the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington on February 13, 2018. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
White House, congressional leaders push for two-year budget deal
May 21, 2019 - 10:25pm
President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on May 17, 2019.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump officials brief a divided Congress on escalating tensions with Iran
May 21, 2019 - 10:18pm
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, House Democrats at impasse over how much of his testimony would be public
May 21, 2019 - 1:44pm
Thousands of abortion opponents marched on the Minnesota Capitol Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, to mark the anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark decision in Roe v. Wade and to urge restrictions on the procedure. Dana Ferguson / Forum News Service
Prosecutors vow not to bring charges under stringent new abortion laws
May 21, 2019 - 1:25pm
A federal inmate threatened another for being gay. Then guards moved them into the same cell
May 21, 2019 - 11:20am