Latest News Trump Denies Telling Army Widow Her Husband ‘Knew What He Signed Up For’ 2017-10-18T13:01:37.000000000+00:00 A Democratic representative from Florida said she overheard a phone call the president made to the widow of Sgt. La David T. Johnson, a Green Beret who was killed in an ambush in Niger. Op-Ed Columnist: A Very Encouraging Health Care Deal 2017-10-18T12:43:01.000000000+00:00 Also: A Willie Horton-style campaign in Virginia. California Today: California Today: A Rallying Cry Against Harassment in Sacramento 2017-10-18T12:42:09.000000000+00:00 Wednesday: Alleged sexual misconduct in the Legislature, how the wildfires affected wineries, and the dominant Golden State Warriors. Op-Ed Columnist: What’s the Matter With Republicans? 2017-10-18T12:34:23.000000000+00:00 How the party of Trump became a liberal caricature. Best of Late Night: Trevor Noah Can’t Believe Republicans Still Let Trump Speak 2017-10-18T12:30:14.000000000+00:00 Mr. Noah said that the president’s most recent news conference had “derailed,” and wondered “why Republicans insist on letting Donald Trump speak.” Live Briefing: Sessions Is Likely to Face Questions That He Has Refused to Answer 2017-10-18T12:06:47.000000000+00:00 Attorney General Jeff Sessions makes his first appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee as the nation’s top law enforcement officer on Wednesday. Raqqa, China, Los Angeles Dodgers: Your Wednesday Briefing 2017-10-18T12:06:39.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Samsung Is Under Scrutiny Again as South Korean Police Raid Offices 2017-10-18T11:41:50.000000000+00:00 Two months after a scion of the conglomerate’s controlling family was sent to prison, investigators were looking into an alleged misappropriation of company funds. U.S. Stood by as Indonesia Killed a Half-Million People, Papers Show 2017-10-18T11:13:01.000000000+00:00 The killings in 1965-66 played to anti-Communist attitudes, and U.S. diplomats mostly stayed silent while tallying the deaths, documents show. Iraqi Forces Retake All Oil Fields in Disputed Areas as Kurds Retreat 2017-10-18T10:23:22.000000000+00:00 Kurdish independence aspirations appeared to stall — at least for now — as Iraqi forces seized oil facilities that supply most of the region’s revenue.