Supreme Court denies Trump’s final bid to block release of financial records

The former president’s accountants will give the records he has spent years trying to shield to New York prosecutors. The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a last-ditch attempt by former President Donald Trump to shield his financial records, issuing a brief, unsigned order requiring Trump’s accountants to turn over his

Trump’s second impeachment trial starts Tuesday with fight over its legitimacy

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment trial is an undertaking like no other in U.S. history, the defeated former president charged by the House with inciting the deadly mob attack on the U.S. Capitol to overturn the election in what prosecutors argue is the “most grievous constitutional crime.” Trump’s

Trump’s hesitation on relief bill will delay aid payments

WASHINGTON — The $900 billion economic relief package that President Donald Trump signed over the weekend will deliver vital aid to millions of struggling households and businesses. Yet his nearly one-week delay in signing the bill means that it will take that much longer for the financial support to arrive.

Trump’s move to his Florida estate challenged by neighbor

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — President Donald Trump’s expected move to his Mar-a-Lago club after he leaves office next month is being challenged by a lawyer who says a 1990s agreement allowing Trump to convert the Florida property into a business prohibits anyone from living there, including him. Attorney Reginald Stambaugh

US election results: Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani claims voter fraud

Trump’s controversial lawyer Rudy Giuliani has launched into an astonishing rant in Philadelphia, claiming that mail-in ballots could be “from Mars”. Giuliani spoke to waiting media in front of a crowd of Trump die-hards, bizarrely stating that some of Biden’s growing lead in the state of Pennsylvania could come from

Trump’s Fear of Biden

Want to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up. Good morning. The next presidential debate may be different. The N.F.L. postpones a game. And Trump is trying to prevent a normal election. There is a theme that has run through President Trump’s entire re-election campaign: He is afraid that

Biden blasts Trump's 'law and order' platform in campaign return

The event, the first time the campaign has travelled since the convention, comes amid concerns over Biden’s absence. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has returned to the campaign trail, travelling for the first time since the party’s convention and portraying Trump’s “law and order” message as empty rhetoric that further

Trump’s Oklahoma campaign rally called “dangerous move” in age of coronavirus

WASHINGTON — After months away from the campaign trail, President Donald Trump plans to rally his supporters this coming Saturday for the first time since most of the country was shuttered by the coronavirus. Trump will head to Tulsa, Oklahoma — a state that has seen relatively few COVID-19 cases.