The Debrief

‘Get over it’: Mulvaney puts Trump at the center of controversies about emoluments and Ukraine

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney embraced a Trumpian tactic: saying the previously unsaid — and potentially illegal — part out loud.

After two weeks of closed-door testimony, a clearer portrait of Trump’s role emerges

Despite weeks of denials from President Trump and his defenders, a growing body of evidence details how Trump repeatedly pushed both the U.S. and Ukrainian governments to intervene in domestic political concerns.
Turkey’s incursion into Syria has been a propaganda windfall for the extremist group, which has stepped up attacks on prisons and the Kurdish militia, analysts said.
The Fix

Romney raises a troubling theory about Trump and Turkey

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) suggested that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan might have given President Trump an ultimatum — and that Trump caved.
(Greg Powers for The Washington Post)

How these American dishes evolved from foreign roots — and what their story tells us

Spaghetti and meatballs, chile con queso, gumbo and the California roll have become American icons. Their journey to that point is one of immigration and transformation.

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg struggles to balance truth and free speech

Play the latest episode of Post Reports, the premier daily podcast from The Washington Post.
Astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir ventured outside the International Space Station just months after NASA had to cancel an all-female spacewalk because of a spacesuit-sizing problem.
Amid the chaos of impeachment and President Trump's Syria withdrawal, another crisis looms: A government shutdown a month from now unless lawmakers and Trump agree on a new spending deal.
There’s been a boom in new foods and beverages for children six months to 3 years old, packaged for convenience and promising to make children stronger and smarter. But most are extremely high in sugar.
The math looks tight. But the British leader has a chance of getting the agreement passed.
The Maryland Democrat, who died Thursday, knew that alliances with and respect from rivals would only make him more powerful.
(Copyright Yongqing Bao)
(Copyright Yongqing Bao)
Yongqing Bao captured an image just before the two animals clashed, which caught the judges' eyes for everything it conveyed.
In Case You Missed It

Mark Bradford is one of our era’s most important artists. Look beyond his canvases to see why.

When he sees or hears something unexpected, he doesn’t walk away; he walks toward it.
In Case You Missed It

Forget rock star. Was Bruce Springsteen born to be a filmmaker?

The Boss conquered music and Broadway. Now he's making movies. But to anyone who’s ever listened closely to his music, he’s always been a filmmaker.
Special Report

Facing unbearable heat, Qatar has begun to air-condition the outdoors

The wealthy country's move is fueling a vicious cycle — and climate change means it's only getting hotter.
From Our Advertisers
This content is paid for by the advertiser and published by WP BrandStudio. The Washington Post newsroom was not involved in the creation of this content. Learn more about WP BrandStudio.