The New York Times - Politics Senate Votes to Reinstate Penalties on ZTE, Setting Up Clash With White House 2018-06-19T06:21:22.000000000+00:00 The Trump administration had agreed to allow ZTE, a Chinese telecom firm accused of violating American sanctions, to remain in business, and vowed to stop the Senate measure. How the Koch Brothers Are Killing Public Transit Projects Around the Country 2018-06-19T06:00:07.000000000+00:00 In communities across the country, the billionaire conservatives are waging a sophisticated fight against new rail projects and bus routes. Trump Resisting a Growing Wrath for Separating Migrant Families 2018-06-19T05:11:30.000000000+00:00 President Trump and members of his cabinet dug their heels in amid a growing outcry over his policy of separating families at the border. Trump Threatens Tariffs on Another $200 Billion of Chinese Goods 2018-06-19T02:42:51.000000000+00:00 President Trump’s threat was the latest volley in a dizzying trade dispute that has pitted the world’s two largest economies against each other. Trump Clears Way for Health Plans With Lower Costs and Fewer Benefits 2018-06-19T02:37:43.000000000+00:00 The administration is poised to issue a rule making it easier for small businesses to band together and create insurance plans that skirt many requirements of the Affordable Care Act. Kirstjen Nielsen Addresses Families Separation at Border: Full Transcript 2018-06-19T02:13:38.000000000+00:00 The homeland security secretary took questions about the separation of families at the border on Monday. A Troubling Prognosis for Migrant Children in Detention: ‘The Earlier They’re Out, the Better’ 2018-06-19T01:30:47.000000000+00:00 The longer children remain in institutional settings, the greater their risk of depression, post-traumatic stress and other mental health problems. How Anti-Immigration Passion Was Inflamed From the Fringe 2018-06-19T00:57:54.000000000+00:00 Jeff Sessions and Stephen Miller once shouted from the sidelines. Now they’re the driving force behind the policy separating immigrant children from parents. New Charges in Huge C.I.A. Breach Known as Vault 7 2018-06-19T00:30:32.000000000+00:00 Government investigators suspect that Joshua A. Schulte provided WikiLeaks, the anti-secrecy organization, with a stolen archive of documents detailing the C.I.A.’s hacking operations. As Trump Escalates Trade Fight, China Can Take the Hit 2018-06-19T00:24:43.000000000+00:00 The trade measures President Trump is imposing will do little to hurt China’s growth, though they could add to Beijing’s problems down the road.