Latest News U.S. Charges 9 Iranians in Huge Theft of Intellectual Property 2018-03-23T22:21:11.000000000+00:00 The suspects worked at the Mabna Institute, a contractor for the Iranian government, which benefited from the sensitive information obtained in the hacks, officials said. Ex-Playboy Model Karen McDougal Details 10-Month Affair With Donald Trump 2018-03-23T22:18:37.000000000+00:00 In a lengthy television interview, Ms. McDougal said she was hurt when the president offered her money after sex, but added that they ended up in love. Even by Trump Standards, a Lot Has Happened This Week. Let Us Catch You Up. 2018-03-23T22:18:15.000000000+00:00 Here are six of the biggest stories driving American politics this week. Tariff Battle: Where the U.S. and Chinese Moves May Lead 2018-03-23T22:15:10.000000000+00:00 The two-pronged trade offensive aimed at China, and China’s initial response, may be only the start of a complex, escalating economic battle. Zell Miller, Feisty Democrat Who Sided With G.O.P., Is Dead at 86 2018-03-23T22:10:10.000000000+00:00 Mr. Miller rose to governor of Georgia, then filled a Senate seat, where he showed his independence with a tart convention speech backing George W. Bush. France Hostage Situation Ends; 4 Dead, Including Gunman 2018-03-23T22:09:14.000000000+00:00 The assailant, described as a petty criminal, claimed to be acting on behalf of the Islamic State when he opened fire in a supermarket. John Bolton, China, Uber: Your Friday Evening Briefing 2018-03-23T22:04:28.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day. Austin Bomber Had a List of Other Potential Targets 2018-03-23T21:48:15.000000000+00:00 Mark Conditt, the suspect in a series of deadly bombings in Austin, left behind evidence of potential future targets before he killed himself. Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Were Struggling Before Arizona Crash 2018-03-23T21:45:57.000000000+00:00 Company documents obtained by The New York Times show Uber was becoming more aggressive with its autonomous car research, even as the technology faltered. Justice Dept. Proposes Banning Bump Stocks, Setting Aside Its Own Recommendations 2018-03-23T21:22:27.000000000+00:00 The moves come amid rising public pressure on the Trump administration to find ways to limit gun violence after a mass shooting in Parkland, Fla.