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White House seeks to explain never released Niger statement

White House officials prepared and circulated internally a statement to be issued on the President’s behalf the day after the attack. But the statement, obtained Wednesday by Politico and confirmed by CNN, was never officially released. Instead, White H...

Fallen Troops’ Families Tell of Meeting Presidents: Sympathy and Sometimes Discomfort

Families of slain service members who have had exchanges with past presidents decried the timing of Mr. Trump’s phone call, which they said came at what was most likely one of Mrs. Johnson’s most vulnerable moments. And while a number of relatives said t...

White House: No recording of Trump's call to military widow

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday there is no recording of President Donald T...

Trump sends $25,000 check to fallen soldier's family on same day as Washington Post report

According to the Post, Trump called Chris Baldridge in June, weeks after his son was killed. During...

Trump biographer, Chicago Art Institute say Trump Renoir painting not real

In an interview with Vanity Fair’s “Inside the Hive” podcast earlier this week,...

William Turnage, Who Reinvented the Wilderness Society, Is Dead at 74

Mr. Turnage began his conservation work when the president was Jimmy Carter, whose friendly enviro...

Congresswoman, Describing Call to Army Widow, Criticizes Trump for His Comments

Ms. Wilson said she became “livid” at Mr. Trump’s comments, and motioned to the military off...

Kevin de León formally announces Senate bid

He never mentioned the name of his chief opponent, Democratic US Sen. Dianne Feinstein. Instead he ...

Obama Returns to Campaign Trail to Rally Black Voters

Phillip E. Thompson, the president of the N.A.A.C.P. in Virginia’s Loudoun County, said he was w...

Roger Goodell: NFL didn't ask players to commit to standing for Anthem

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says players aren’t trying to be “disrespectful t...