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‘Stay strong and fight back’: Trump urges Fox News to dig in on Carlson and Pirro

“Bring back @JudgeJeanine Pirro,” President Donald Trump tweeted. Pirro has been criticized for appearing to question the patriotism of a Muslim-American member of Congress. | Bryan R. Smith/AFP/Getty Images White House The president’s [...]

Bill Maher: Democrats made ‘terrible decision’ in declining Fox News debate offer

Bill Maher dared Democrats on Friday to appear on Fox News, calling their reluctance a “fundamental problem” complicating the party’s effort to defeat President Trump in 2020. The “Real Time with Bill Maher” host made the plea near [...]

House Democrats struggle in Trump’s news cycle

When the House took the biggest vote on gun reform in 25 years, headlines were instead trained on former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen. | Eva Hambach/AFP/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> House Democrats can’t [...]

Ahead of a Crucial Brexit Vote, Bad News for May

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan for Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union was hanging by a thread on Tuesday after the attorney general, Geoffrey Cox, said that last-minute pledges from the bloc did not fundamentally [...]

News Analysis: Can Israel Survive Without Netanyahu? Israelis Imagine the Future

Much can change between now and April 9. Mr. Netanyahu could well survive the election, and go on in July to become Israel’s longest-serving prime minister, surpassing David Ben-Gurion, its founding statesman. He could even forge a [...]

News Analysis: Netanyahu Responds to Effort to Indict Him: What He Said and What He Meant

JERUSALEM — By turns angry and choked up, sneering and defiant, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivered a lengthy, emotional response Thursday night to the decision by Israel’s attorney general to indict him on bribery and other [...]

News Analysis: Trump-Kim Summit’s Collapse Exposes the Risks of One-to-One Diplomacy

HANOI, Vietnam — Over the past quarter-century, three American presidents have tried cajoling, threatening and sabotaging North Korea in its efforts to build a nuclear arsenal. Eventually each turned to negotiations, convinced that [...]

News Analysis: Afghans Fear They Could End Up Trampled if U.S. Rushes the Exits

KABUL, Afghanistan — A giant H has been painted on the broad boulevard in front of the American Embassy in Kabul, creating a new helipad that so far, embassy officials say, has only been used by Zalmay Khalilzad, the special United [...]

News Analysis: Amid Parliament’s Brexit Rebellion, a Tectonic Shift in How Britain Is Governed

LONDON — The annals of British politics are filled with stories about the government’s iron-fisted, sometimes terrifying control of parliamentary affairs. One former Labour cabinet secretary, Jack Straw, recalled his first encounter [...]

News Analysis: As U.S. Exits Syria, Mideast Faces a Post-American Era

With little notice to the United States, Saudi Arabia began a military intervention in Yemen that nearly four years later has failed to dislodge the Iran-aligned rebels it targeted while causing a humanitarian crisis. Iran has deepened [...]