Justice Ginsburg praises media and the role of a free press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is praising the media at a time when the Trump administration has accused reporters of being dishonest and delivering "fake news." ...

The Washington Post rolls out new motto

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Post is featuring a new motto on the paper's website: "Democracy Dies in Darkness." The words now appear underneath the name of the paper on its webs...

Fund gets $10 million grant for Vietnam education center

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund has received a $10 million grant for its proposed education center in Washington. The Washington Post (http://wapo.st/2lkzyDk) re...

As Mexico awaits US visit, some question point of talks

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials are hoping for a bit more calm, less vitriol and more constructive talk with the U.S. this week when the secretaries of state and homeland security arrive after mo...

Draft DHS guidelines sharpen focus on those here illegally

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department has drafted sweeping new guidelines aimed at aggressively detaining and deporting immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, according to a pair of mem...

Draft DHS guidelines seek to aggressively detain immigrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department has drafted sweeping new guidelines aimed at aggressively detaining and deporting immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, according to a pair of mem...

DC Council chair: Council to revisit paid family leave bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The D.C. Council's chairman says the body will consider revising its recently-passed law granting a half-million workers in the nation's capital up to eight weeks of paid family leav...

Transcript: Donald Trump's news conference at White House

President Donald Trump defended his presidency, slammed reports that his campaign advisers had inappropriate contact with Russian officials and promised to crack down on the leaking of classified info...

Remember Nixon? There's history behind Trump's press attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thomas Jefferson railed against newspapers as "polluted vehicles" of falsehood and error. Richard Nixon tangled with reporters in the toxic atmosphere of Watergate, considering them ...

Transcript: Donald Trump's news conference at White House

President Donald Trump defended his presidency, slammed reports that his campaign advisers had inappropriate contact with Russian officials and promised to crack down on the leaking of classified info...

Trump says intel officials, media unfair to Flynn

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is blaming the media and "illegally leaked" intelligence information for bringing down his national security adviser Michael Flynn, one day after the White Hou...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Feb. 14 The Washington Post on ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn...

Michael Flynn's resignation: A timeline

WASHINGTON (AP) — A timeline of key dates leading to the resignation of White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn: Nov. 17 — President-elect Donald Trump offers former mili...

Officials: Trump knew Flynn misled WH weeks before ouster

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just six days into his presidency, Donald Trump was informed his national security adviser had misled his vice president about contacts with Russia. Trump kept his No. 2 in the dark ...

Flynn, fired once by a president, now resigns to another

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fired by one American commander-in-chief for insubordination, Michael Flynn has now delivered his resignation to another. President Donald Trump had been weighing t...