In an Oval Office meeting, McCabe — the acting FBI director at the time — told President Trump that he didn’t vote in the election, officials said. Trump also vented his anger over donations that McCabe’s wife, a Democrat, received for her failed 2015 Virginia state Senate bid. One official said the conversation is of interest to special counsel Robert S. Mueller III.
The special counsel’s interest in what led to the ousters of Michael Flynn and James Comey indicates an increasing focus on possible efforts to obstruct or blunt the special counsel’s probe.
Democratic lawmakers urged Facebook and Twitter to investigate what lawmakers said are Russian efforts to promote the release of a classified Republican memo criticizing the FBI probe of Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election.
Maame Biney has had an unusual journey to the Olympics. (Ashleigh Joplin/The Post)
Maame Biney, 17, is the first African American woman to qualify for an American speedskating team at the Olympics. At the PyeongChang Games next month, she could be one of the most improbable, unforgettable and charismatic members of the U.S. Olympic team.
Hopes for a fresh start on immigration slammed into political reality as the Senate’s top Democrat, facing backlash from liberals that he’d been too accommodating, rescinded the wall offer and the White House called an emerging bipartisan compromise “dead on arrival.”
subscribe
The story must be told.
Your subscription supports journalism that matters.
Google outspent all other companies in 2017 to influence Washington, highlighting both the sprawling reach of the country's thriving tech industry and the rising concern by regulators and lawmakers about its ascendance.
Minnesota Public Radio had cut ties with the author and radio personality after investigating “dozens” of allegations of “sexually inappropriate incidents.”
The Finance 202
Analysis
President Trump’s trade hawks have been building a case that Narendra Modi’s government is engaged in precisely the sort of unfair trade practices that the Indian leader decried in a speech swiping at Trump’s “America First” approach.
The House Ethics Committee is investigating the Pennsylvania Republican, who said he never sought a sexual relationship with the woman who worked for him at the time.
A North Carolina girl is among at least 30 children across the country who have died from the flu during a season that has seen a rapid increase in the number of older people and children being hospitalized.
What looked like electrical tape on Brady’s injured hand was really kinesiology tape designed to relieve pain and support muscles, tendons and ligaments. How it came to the New England Patriots quarterback is a wild story.
Ursula K. Le Guin
1929–2018
Ursula K. Le Guin, known for “The Left Hand of Darkness” and the acclaimed Earthsea series for young adults, crafted novels that grappled with issues of gender inequality, racism and environmental destruction while featuring magical or extraterrestrial characters.
Davos Notebook: It's all about the snow, #metoo and Trump as the World Economic Forum kicks off
Play Video 2:38
Trump the citizen vs. Trump the candidate vs. Trump the president on DACA
Play Video 3:00
Who is Andrew McCabe?
Play Video 1:44
The January 31 moon: It's been 150 years in the making
Play Video 1:46
Opinion | 'Fake news' attacks carry a very real danger
Play Video 2:15
Dow 26,210.81
Today 0.01%
S&P 2,839.13
Today 0.22%
NASDAQ 7,460.29
Today 0.71%
Last Updated:01/23/2018
Share news tips with us confidentially

Do you have information the public should know? Here are some ways you can securely send information and documents to Post journalists.

Learn more

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.