Cohen, somber, walked into the courthouse surrounded by his family — including his daughter, who was using a crutch after a recent surgery. Guy Petrillo, Cohen’s lawyer, said that his client “had the misfortune to have been counsel to the President.” THE POINT — NOW ON YOUTUBE! In each episode of his weekly YouTube show, […]

The GOP-controlled state House and Senate passed a provision requiring a new primary on Wednesday. It is the clearest sign yet that, should there be a new election, Republicans in North Carolina are inclined to move beyond current nominee Mark Harris, who appeared to have secured a narrow victory in November over Democrat Dan McCready. […]

The bill, which passed both the House and Senate with strong bipartisan support, next heads to President Donald Trump’s desk for his signature. In the Senate, the vote on Tuesday was 87-13, and in the House, it was 369-47. The five-year farm bill is monumental legislation that addresses a wide range of areas including farming, […]

Among those who have moved to take advantage of the program are close Trump allies — and even members of his own family. The list includes Trump’s son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner through his stake in the investment firm Cadre, which is worth as much as $25 million, according to Kushner’s most recent disclosure forms. […]

China’s methods of non-traditional espionage — including their use of ordinary Chinese expatriates instead of spies at universities and businesses, and intellectual property theft — were explained by officials from the FBI and departments of Justice and Homeland Security who briefed US lawmakers. “As the United States proceeds a whole of society response to this […]