Politics and Government

Trump’s denial came days after Paul Manafort’s lawyers inadvertantly disclosed that special counsel Robert Mueller accused Manafort of lying to the special counsel’s team about sharing campaign polling data with Konstantin Kilimnik.

Frank Holland explains how the government shutdown is impacting brewing companies by preventing them from getting the proper licenses.

Ylan Mui reports on the breakdown in talks between President Trump and Democratic leaders over the government shutdown and proposed border wall.

As President Trump jawbones the Federal Reserve, the likelihood that he’s going get what he wants this year from the central bank grows.

In conversations with lawmakers, the White House has pointed toward two different pots of Pentagon money Trump could use if he declares a national emergency to build a border wall: One for curtailing drugs, another for military construction projects.

With the new year comes new laws. Eric Chemi runs through the serious and seemingly silly changes several states will see this year.

Stocks traded higher on Monday on growing optimism surrounding U.S.-China trade talks as investors sought to end a volatile year.

John Delaney leaves Congress in a few days, but not in defeat like so many of his colleagues. The wealthy former financial executive is leaving to ramp up his campaign for president.

The comment suggests little willingness on Trump’s part to back down as Democrats refuse to approve funds for the proposed barrier.

If voters sour on the economy, it would bode poorly for Trump, who has frequently pointed to it as a triumph.

Trump says he would be “proud” to shut down parts of the government if it results in his border wall.

Eunice Yoon reports on the arrest of Huawei’s CFO in Canada for allegedly violating U.S. sanctions.

In addition, federal prosecutors in New York will be filing a sentencing memo detailing Cohen’s cooperation after his guilty plea in their separate case against him.

It was an extraordinary moment because of the turmoil that has engulfed politics, says GOP strategist Sara Fagen. She hopes the pattern of civility survives.

Wednesday is a national day of mourning for the 41st president of the United States as George Herbert Walker Bush’s life is celebrated at the Washington National Cathedral.