Latest News Austin Bombing Suspect Bought Some Materials at Home Depot 2018-03-22T00:13:22.000000000+00:00 An intense, three-week manhunt came to an end when the suspect, Mark Anthony Conditt, drove into a ditch and blew himself up, the police said. Ex-Chief of C.I.A. Suggests Putin May Have Compromising Information on Trump 2018-03-22T00:01:34.000000000+00:00 John O. Brennan said Russia may have compromising information on President Trump, setting off furious speculation about whether the former spy chief was basing that assertion on inside information. Users Abandon Facebook After Cambridge Analytica Findings 2018-03-22T00:00:17.000000000+00:00 Patrons of the social network are deleting their profiles in protest over reports that the company allowed a political data firm to harvest private information. Peru’s President Offers Resignation Over Vote-Buying Scandal 2018-03-21T23:59:18.000000000+00:00 Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, in office since 2016, was battered by secretly recorded tapes showing votes being exchanged for money and favors. Congressional Leaders Near Deal on $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill 2018-03-21T23:54:58.000000000+00:00 Lawmakers must approve the bill by midnight Friday to avoid a government shutdown this weekend, which would be the third closing this year. F.B.I. Investigated Sessions for Possible Perjury Over Russia Denials 2018-03-21T23:47:57.000000000+00:00 Andrew G. McCabe, whom Mr. Sessions fired last week, authorized the investigation. Mr. Sessions inaccurately testified that he had no contacts with Russians. Trump Plans to Slap Stiff Tariffs and Investment Restrictions on China 2018-03-21T23:46:12.000000000+00:00 The president, denouncing China’s trade practices, will announce a range of stiff penalties on Chinese imports and investment, sparking concerns of a trade war. Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Can Australia Regulate Intra-Office Sex? 2018-03-21T23:42:42.000000000+00:00 A sexual relationship between a minister and a staff member has become a firing offense, like corruption or a conflict of interest. How a Witness for Mueller and a Republican Donor Influenced the White House for Gulf Rulers 2018-03-21T23:39:22.000000000+00:00 Hundreds of pages of correspondence between the two men reveal an active effort to cultivate President Trump on behalf of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, both American allies. Live Briefing: Snowstorm Pummels Eastern Seaboard 2018-03-21T23:38:53.000000000+00:00 Planes are grounded and trains are canceled as snow spreads from Washington to Boston.