As the president marks 100 days in office, a comprehensive review of his progress toward fulfilling the pledges he made on the trail
Is the U.S. ready for war? Does it want talks? Officials are sending mixed messages.
New presidents often err by either trying to impose their will on Congress or being too hands-off. Trump is on course to commit both errors on his top two legislative priorities.
New documents show Michael Flynn was warned in 2014 that he needed to get permission before taking any money from foreign governments.
The president has softened some of his tough talk toward China and Mexico, transferring it to Canada and disputes over softwood lumber and dairy products.
Just as Republicans pined for their old foe Bill Clinton during the Obama years, Trump has made Nancy Pelosi and some members of her party nostalgic for the 43rd president.
An interview with the Associated Press shows President Trump slowly coming to terms with the size of the government he now runs, and the challenges he must tackle.
If the president didn’t want to be judged on the first three months of his presidency, why did he promise to get so much done in that period?
The White House said the USS Carl Vinson was headed for North Korea as it sailed the opposite direction—the latest example of a communications failure inside the executive branch.
There’s a long tradition of the U.S. subordinating human-rights concerns to other interests. But there was something remarkable about the president’s move.
The temptation to look for parallels in former (or hypothetical) presidents only obscures just how unsettled and unpredictable the current commander in chief actually is.
Asked to defend President Trump’s policy shifts on economic issues, the White House press secretary opts out.
A president with so little knowledge about policy and so few ideological commitments can be pragmatic but also volatile and easily influenced.
The simplest explanation for Donald Trump’s new positions on everything from Syria to interest rates? Ignorance.
His newest argument, that he was talking about Susan Rice and “unmasking,” doesn’t make any more sense than his previous versions.
The White House spokesman argued the Nazis did not use chemical weapons to justify air strikes on Syria.
From political solutions to regime change, U.S. officials have offered a dizzying variety of ideas about the goals and methods of American posture toward Bashar al-Assad.
Robert Bentley was booked on a pair of campaign-finance charges Monday afternoon, and resigned soon after.
After long insisting American action was unwise, the president is suddenly planning for military action—but he’ll face legal and practical hurdles.
The former president said he was proud of a deal to remove chemical weapons without military intervention. If that didn’t work, what will his successor do?