He also continued his attacks on federal law enforcement, promising to root out the “real bad ones” and eliminate the “lingering stench” at the Justice Department.Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, suggested last year that he secretly record President Trump and that he discussed recruiting cabinet members about removing Mr.
His nomination is just the latest effort by the Trump administration to suppress the common good in favor of an immoral agenda.For quite some time evangelicals have walked in lock step with the Republican Party, but the time has come for many of us to place values over party.
21, 2018ImageSenator Ted Cruz, left, and Representative Beto O’Rourke before the start of their first debate, on Friday in Dallas.Yes, people, we just had the first big debate of the election season.
ImageA rally by President Trump in Las Vegas on Thursday.CreditCreditTom Brenner for The New York TimesWASHINGTON — In a rare retreat, President Trump on Friday reversed himself and said he was no longer demanding that documents related to the Russia investigation be immediately declassified and released to the public.
CreditBirgit Krippner for The New York TimesThe Maori language is experiencing a revival.Agins/The New York TimesOlder New Yorkers are starting businesses.
21, 2018ImageCreditCreditAngelica AlzonaWhen I was 16, my two sisters, my mother and I took a road trip from our home in Massachusetts to Iowa.But this road trip was something else.
I believe that statements on the controversy that begin, “I believe Blasey,” or “I believe Kavanaugh” — because they jibe with personal experience or align with a partisan motive — are empirically worthless and intellectually dishonest.I believe the defect could be corrected by saying, “I want to believe” Blasey or Kavanaugh.
Margolick is the author of “Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock.He was 83 years old and lived in Little Rock and Albuquerque.
The Afghan government keeps casualty rates among its security forces a secret, along with information on attrition and recruitment.With civilian work scarce and army jobs relatively well paying, the Afghan security forces previously were able to recruit 100,000 or more men annually.
WASHINGTON — Chinese officials have canceled plans to meet with Trump administration officials in Washington this coming week as the trade dispute between the two countries has heated up.The cancellation comes as President Trump plans to put his biggest round of tariffs on Chinese goods into effect on Monday, when the United States will begin taxing $200 billion in imports from China.
22, 2018ImageRoger Federer, right, and Rafael Nadal of Team Europe celebrating a win in the Laver Cup last year in Prague.In tennis, the United States Open is a type of unofficial end of the season for casual viewers.
They’ve tried so hard to be subtle, to seem respectful of Christine Blasey Ford, even as they’ve maneuvered to undermine her.This is the response we have come to expect from this president when accusations of sexual assault or harassment surface.
21, 2018ImageThe North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, left, and President Moon Jae-in of South Korea during the third Inter-Korean summit meeting in Pyongyang, North Korea.There still is no road map or timeline for the complete denuclearization of North Korea.
teams set to open training camps Tuesday, I can’t stop imagining what it will sound like the first time Tanter ushers LeBron Raymone James into a Lakers home game.There is far more uncertainty in trying to forecast what James’s first season in purple and gold realistically holds.
NonfictionImageCreditCreditMichael HoutzTHE SCHOOLHOUSE GATE Public Education, the Supreme Court, and the Battle for the American Mind By Justin Driver 564 pp.Board of Education, the court began the work of dismantling Jim Crow by outlawing school segregation.
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Under the breakthrough, Pope Francis recognized the legitimacy of seven bishops appointed by the Chinese government.But for months, the two sides were discussing a resolution under which the Vatican would formally acknowledge the government-sanctioned bishops while the pope would retain the right to approve future appointments.
VideoAt least 25 people were killed on Saturday in an attack on a military parade in Ahvaz, the center of recent antigovernment protests in Iran.They said that there were four gunmen, wearing military uniforms, and that security forces had killed two and captured the other two.
”When he read the first reports about an anonymous allegation that Judge Kavanaugh might have assaulted a woman in high school, Mr.”“He thought he could get away with what he thought he could get away with; he’s one of the good ol’ boys,” she added, referring to Judge Kavanaugh.