• Trump unconcerned with food stamp crisis in Puerto Rico
    by The Washington Post on March 26, 2019 at 11:02 am

    President Trump has privately signaled he will not approve any additional help for Puerto Rico beyond the food-stamp money, setting up a congressional showdown with Democrats who have pushed for more expansive help for the island. […]

  • Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
    by NPR on March 26, 2019 at 10:00 am

    Democrats have set a date. Congressional leaders wrote to the attorney general demanding to see all Robert Mueller’s investigation materials by April 2nd. A rocket fired from Gaza slammed into a house north of Tel Aviv, and now Israel is […]

  • Why Didn’t Mueller Decide on Obstruction?
    by The New York Times on March 26, 2019 at 9:54 am

    The special counsel, Robert Mueller, was supposed to decide whether President Trump had committed a crime. Why did the attorney general, William P. Barr, do it instead? Guest: Michael S. Schmidt, who has been covering the special counsel […]

  • The Post-Mueller Battle Plan
    by Start Here on March 26, 2019 at 9:30 am

    As the world parses Attorney General William Barr’s highlights of the Mueller probe, Democrats and Republicans sharpen their arguments for impending legal and political fights. Michael Avenatti gets charged by two different prosecutors on […]

  • March 25, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
    by PBS NewsHour on March 25, 2019 at 11:47 pm

    Monday on the NewsHour, Republicans say the Mueller report exonerates President Trump, as Democrats insist the full report must be shared with Congress and the public. Plus: Analyzing the Mueller report with Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., and […]

  • The report on the report
    by Vox and Stitcher on March 25, 2019 at 8:27 pm

    Robert Mueller’s investigation has ended and Attorney General William Barr has furnished a four-page summary. Vox’s Andrew Prokop says this is far from over. (Transcript here.) […]

  • What happens after Mueller? ‘There’s a long way to go.’
    by The Washington Post on March 25, 2019 at 8:16 pm

    Josh Dawsey and Karoun Demirjian report on Washington’s response to Attorney General William P. Barr’s summary of Robert S. Mueller III’s Russia investigation. And Jeff Stein on Puerto Rico’s loss of food stamp funding. […]

  • Mueller report won’t break D.C. impasse
    by The Washington Post on March 25, 2019 at 11:20 am

    The president called Robert Mueller’s report a “total exoneration,” even though Mueller reached no conclusion about whether the president obstructed justice. […]

  • Coordination: Not Established. Obstruction: More Complicated.
    by The New York Times on March 25, 2019 at 9:55 am

    Attorney General William P. Barr sent a letter to Congress summarizing the Mueller report: The special counsel investigation did not establish coordination with Russia, but there was a more complicated story when it came to obstruction of […]

  • Monday, March 25th, 2019
    by NPR on March 25, 2019 at 9:55 am

    President Trump responded to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, claiming he’s exonerated even though Mueller wrote that his report “does not exonerate” the president. Mueller left obstruction of justice an open question but […]

  • NO COLLUSION!
    by Start Here on March 25, 2019 at 9:30 am

    Robert Mueller appears to clear President Trump and his campaign of any coordination with Russia during the election — but questions about the rest of his investigation remain murky. In a special edition of Start Here, Brad asks ABC’s top […]

  • Mueller finds no conspiracy with Russia but does not draw a conclusion on obstruction of justice
    by The Washington Post on March 24, 2019 at 11:29 pm

    Robert Mueller did not find evidence the Trump campaign coordinated with Russia, according to a letter Attorney General William Barr delivered to Congress on Sunday. Post reporter Devlin Barrett joins Martine Powers for an extra episode of […]

  • March 24, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode
    by PBS NewsHour on March 24, 2019 at 11:20 pm

    On this edition for Sunday, March 24, the Justice Department reports that Mueller’s investigation did not find Russia-Trump collusion during the 2016 presidential election, and what Congress members will do next. Also, a crossroads of […]

  • March 23, 2019 – PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode
    by PBS NewsHour on March 23, 2019 at 10:27 pm

    On this edition for Saturday, March 23, the latest on the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, novelist Don Winslow talks about America’s war on drugs and his book “The Border,” and international acts flock to Haiti’s jazz […]

  • Robert Mueller Concludes The Russia Probe, Submits Report To The Attorney General
    by NPR on March 23, 2019 at 1:18 am

    Attorney General William Barr received a report on Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller about the findings from Mueller’s investigation into the Russian attack on the 2016 presidential election. The NPR Politics Podcast breaks down […]

  • March 22, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
    by PBS NewsHour on March 23, 2019 at 12:10 am

    Friday on the NewsHour, special counsel Robert Mueller delivers his report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election to Attorney General William Barr. Also, what we know about the Mueller report so far, Shields and Brooks […]

  • Special Edition: Robert Mueller Submits His Report
    by The New York Times on March 22, 2019 at 10:35 pm

    The Mueller report has been sent to the attorney general. Here’s a look at what this means and what comes next. Guest: Michael S. Schmidt, who has been covering the special counsel investigation for The New York Times. For more […]

  • Jacinda
    by Vox and Stitcher on March 22, 2019 at 9:44 pm

    The terrorist attacks in New Zealand have thrust Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern into the spotlight. Radio New Zealand’s Jane Patterson explains the 38-year-old’s improbable rise. (Transcript here.) […]

  • Roseanne Barr just can’t shut up
    by The Washington Post on March 22, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Paul Sonne on potential impacts of the Pentagon’s plan to fund the border wall; Geoff Edgers on his trip to Israel with Roseanne; and Ben Guarino on the “zombie theory” of birth order. […]

  • The Marine commandant says Trump’s border fixation is hurting combat readiness
    by The Washington Post on March 22, 2019 at 10:58 am

    The commandant of the Marine Corps warned in secret memos that President Trump’s diversions of money from the military’s budget to build his wall pose an “unacceptable risk to the combat readiness and solvency” of our armed […]

  • Friday, March 22nd, 2019
    by NPR on March 22, 2019 at 9:58 am

    How much really changed when the president sent a tweet about Israel? He said it’s time to recognize Israel’s claim to land it seized from Syria. The rest of the world begs to differ, as it has for fifty-two years. A House committee says […]

  • How New Zealand Banned Assault Rifles in Six Days
    by The New York Times on March 22, 2019 at 9:55 am

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand promised to change the country’s gun laws after a mass shooting in Christchurch left 50 people dead. Less than a week later, she did it. Guest: Jamie Tarabay, a New York Times […]

  • No More Indictments
    by Start Here on March 22, 2019 at 9:30 am

    Sources say Robert Mueller has wrapped it up, and he’s not indicting anyone else. President Trump upends decades of Middle East policy with a tweet. And the two 737 flights to crash recently were both missing the same safety feature that […]

  • March 21, 2019 – PBS NewsHour full episode
    by PBS NewsHour on March 22, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Thursday on the NewsHour, Mozambique’s crisis grows dire amid a food shortage. Plus, political disarray in the UK continues over Brexit, a major shift in U.S. policy on the Golan Heights, understanding how Americans can dislike government […]

  • As a top prosecutor, Klobuchar often declined to pursue charges in police-involved killings
    by The Washington Post on March 21, 2019 at 8:31 pm

    Elise Viebeck and Michelle Lee on presidential hopeful Amy Klobuchar’s history as a county prosecutor; Lenny Bernstein on a lack of HIV prevention drugs where they’re needed; and Elahe Izadi on the horror-movie renaissance. […]