“This Is Kelly’s Way of Saying, ‘It’s Me or Jared’”: Inside the West Wing, Security Clearance-gate Is Getting Uglier by the Day

Not long after he became a senior presidential adviser to Donald Trump, Jared Kushner, then 36, described himself to a prominent Republican as “primus inter pares”—the first among equals. Kushner’s vast policy portfolio—so broad it became a punch ...

Saying he loves his country, former D.C. police officer gets 15 years in prison in terrorism case

A former police officer with the D.C. Metro system will spend 15 years in prison after getting caught in a terrorism sting operation, even as he continues to argue that he is not an Islamic State supporter but a misunderstood patriot. Nicholas Young, 38 ...

Trump appears to contradict State Department by saying the US is in Syria to 'get rid of ISIS and to go home'

President Donald Trump appeared to contradict his own State Department during a press conference on Friday by saying that the US is in Syria to defeat ISIS and then leave. "We're there for one reason: to get ISIS and get rid of ISIS and to go home," Trump ...