Latest News ‘The Whole World Should Be Concerned’: U.S. Allies React to Bolton’s Appointment 2018-03-24T01:51:03.000000000+00:00 John Bolton, the next national security adviser, is likely to reinforce Mr. Trump’s instincts to dump the Iran nuclear deal and to confront North Korea, raising fears of instability. The Dramatic Last Hours as Agents Stalked the Austin Bomber 2018-03-24T01:11:14.000000000+00:00 Federal marshals described how they located and took down the suspect of a weekslong bombing campaign in Austin. Fact Check: Trump’s Objections Require Some Corrections 2018-03-24T01:09:54.000000000+00:00 President Trump said that American troops would receive the largest pay raise in a decade and that Democrats fought against a solution for Dreamers. Neither claim is true. For the U.S. and China, a Technology Cold War That’s Freezing Over 2018-03-24T00:51:19.000000000+00:00 In advanced industries like chip development, the rivals are vying for dominance in a fight that is as much about national security as economic might. Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Were Struggling Before Arizona Crash 2018-03-24T00:51:18.000000000+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. Trump Signs Spending Bill, Reversing Veto Threat and Avoiding Government Shutdown 2018-03-24T00:50:23.000000000+00:00 The president said he signed the bill, which he denigrated as “crazy,” because it increased military spending. He also complained that it failed to address immigration issues and a border wall. After Another Week of Chaos, Trump Repairs to Palm Beach. No One Knows What Comes Next. 2018-03-24T00:19:04.000000000+00:00 President Trump’s head-spinning moves on national security, the budget and trade left Washington reeling and a bewildered sense of resignation in the West Wing. Blaze Erupts Beneath a Movie Set in Harlem, and a Firefighter Dies Rushing In 2018-03-23T23:52:53.000000000+00:00 While filming Edward Norton’s adaptation of the novel “Motherless Brooklyn,” the crew smelled smoke. A fire had erupted in the basement. Iowa Family of 4 Vacationing in Mexico Found Dead in Condo 2018-03-23T23:40:37.000000000+00:00 Officials said Kevin and Amy Sharp and their two children were found in a condominium on the Yucatán Peninsula. The specific cause of death was not known. Even by Trump Standards, a Lot Has Happened This Week. Let Us Catch You Up. 2018-03-23T23:29:57.000000000+00:00 Here are six of the biggest stories driving American politics this week.