The New York Times - Politics Trump Accuses Social Media Firms of Discrimination Against Conservatives 2018-08-18T14:15:18.000000000+00:00 After a string of crackdowns on the platforms, President Trump vowed to prevent voices aligned with his administration from being removed. Tax Cuts Are a Hit With One Pivotal G.O.P. Group: Rich Donors 2018-08-18T14:03:06.000000000+00:00 Republicans may be struggling to sell their $1.5 trillion tax cut to voters, but the law has helped unleash tens of millions from donors who benefited handsomely from it. Judge Bars Statements Made by Guantánamo Detainees During F.B.I. Interrogations 2018-08-18T13:35:31.000000000+00:00 The decision could be a major setback for the effort to prosecute the five detainees who are accused of aiding the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. U.S. Will Not Spend $230 Million Allocated to Repair Devastated Syrian Cities 2018-08-18T12:26:50.000000000+00:00 The decision is the United States’ latest step back from a seven-year war that has been largely won by a brutal government and its Russian and Iranian backers. States Rush to Rein In Prescription Costs, and Drug Companies Fight Back 2018-08-18T12:22:31.000000000+00:00 Without waiting for Congress or the Trump administration, states have passed many laws to hold down drug prices, over the objections of manufacturers. Accusing Trump Adviser of Repeatedly Lying to Investigators, Mueller Asks for Jail Time 2018-08-18T12:20:15.000000000+00:00 In a memo filed Friday evening, Robert Mueller said that George Papadopoulos’s attempts to mislead the F.B.I. had a significant effect on the investigation into Russian election interference. Trump Has Attacked the Russia Inquiry Over 250 Times. Here Is What’s True. 2018-08-18T09:00:09.000000000+00:00 We assessed President Trump’s claims about Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and the ensuing federal investigation of his campaign. A New Film Compares Democrats to Nazis and Trump to Lincoln. At This Screening, It Was a Hit. 2018-08-18T03:35:30.000000000+00:00 Attendees at a viewing party in Ohio said the film, from the conservative provocateur Dinesh D’Souza, was a confirmation of a worldview they feel is often ridiculed. Trump Asks S.E.C. to Study Quarterly Earnings Requirements for Public Firms 2018-08-18T03:28:27.000000000+00:00 The president said he wanted the Securities and Exchange Commission to weigh letting companies report results just twice a year. North Korea Presses Demand for End of War Amid Talk of Pompeo Visit 2018-08-18T03:21:47.000000000+00:00 South Korea’s leader indicated that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was preparing for his fourth visit to the North.