The Washington Post
(Illustration by The Post; photo by AP)
(Illustration by The Post; photo by AP)
Sergei Millian’s role in the dossier lays bare the challenge facing the FBI as it tries to separate fact from fiction in the probe of President Trump’s possible ties to Russia. While some of the unproven claims attributed to the Belarusan-American businessman are bizarre, there are indications he had contacts with Trump’s circle.
The panel plans to privately interview at least 20 people as part of an ongoing investigation of Russian involvement in the 2016 election as well as potential ties to the Trump campaign.
Maryland resident Ricardo Pineda spent six years in the military. But now he fears his wife, who has checked in regularly with immigration authorities since 2011, could be detained when she goes back to them on April 4.
After the GOP’s humiliating health-care defeat in the House last week, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is under heavy pressure to put President Trump’s to-do list back on track by confirming his Supreme Court nominee and averting a late-April federal government shutdown — all in the face of intensifying Democratic resistance.
Congressional Republicans are working on a deal to keep the government open past April 28, but their bid hinges on courting Democrats wary of President Trump while skirting the wrath of hardline conservatives and Trump himself.
At a House hearing, the health and human services secretary outlined how his department could make insurance cheaper by scaling back several mandates, including what the Affordable Care Act currently defines as “essential benefits” in coverage. 
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

Candace Claiborne, who has worked at the State Department since 1999 and had top-secret security clearance, allegedly received tens of thousands of dollars in gifts from two Chinese agents.
Although the House passed the legislation last week, state Sen. Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. said the state’s Senate Judicial Committee won’t advance the measure as written.
Justices are considering whether prosecutors withheld important evidence in the Catherine Fuller case.
Federal Insider
Layoffs are likely if President Trump’s proposed $54 billion cut in the fiscal 2018 domestic discretionary budget, which begins in October, is approved.
  • 16 hours ago
A local coalition wants to raise as much as $5 million to rebrand the greater Washington area’s image and identity as more than just the “federal city.”
Taleah Everett, 20, who has been charged with numerous crimes, prompted police to fire at her vehicle but no one was hit by the gunfire during the incident Wednesday morning. Officials said there is no evidence indicating a link to terrorism.
Fielding Smith Daniel of Culpeper, Va., was charged in federal court with child sex trafficking after allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl he met online.
First, a 325-unit apartment building in the District, offers stadium-style seating on its roof with views into Nationals Park.
  • 17 hours ago
Capitals at Avalanche
4 -
8:51, 2nd period
8:51, 2nd period
1 2 3 Total
WAS 2 2 - 4
COL 1 0 - 1
Recent updates
8:57 Evgeny Kuznetsov scores a goal assisted by Marcus Johansson
9:23 Rene Bourque has a shot on goal
10:28 Erik Johnson has a shot on goal
11:52 Dmitry Orlov receives a 2:00 penalty for tripping
11:52 Stoppage - Penalty
Scoring recap
Goals J. Beagle (12) J. Carlson (8) M. Johansson (22) E. Kuznetsov (17)
Goals M. Rantanen (16)
Game Details
Wizards at Clippers
40 -
7:22, 2nd quarter
7:22, 2nd quarter
1 2 3 4 Total
WAS 31 9 - - 40
LAC 39 9 - - 48
Recent updates
7:22 Raymond Felton with a defensive rebound.
7:24 Jason Smith misses a 3-point jump shot from 24 feet out.
7:34 Jamal Crawford makes a driving floating bank jump shot from 7 feet out.
7:47 Substitution: J.J. Redick in for Austin Rivers.
7:47 Clippers with a defensive rebound.
Stat leaders
Wall 10
4 tied 3
2 tied 3
Los Angeles
Paul 15
Jordan 5
2 tied 4
Player stats
Player FG Pts Reb Ast
M. Gortat 1-4 2 2 3
J. Wall 4-6 10 2 1
B. Beal 2-5 5 0 2
O. Porter... 2-3 4 1 0
M. Morris 1-2 5 2 0
I. Mahinmi 1-4 2 2 0
K. Oubre ... 2-2 4 3 0
B. Jennin... 0-1 0 0 3
B. Bogdan... 1-2 3 2 0
J. Smith 2-6 5 3 0
C. McCull... DNP
S. McClel... DNP
T. Satora... DNP
T. Burke DNP
D. Ochefu DNP
Player stats
Player FG Pts Reb Ast
L. Mbah a... 1-1 3 1 0
C. Paul 5-5 15 0 4
J. Redick 3-5 9 0 0
D. Jordan 2-3 6 5 0
B. Griffin 2-4 4 2 4
M. Speigh... 2-3 5 2 0
A. Rivers 0-3 0 1 0
P. Pierce 0-0 0 1 0
J. Crawfo... 2-6 4 0 1
R. Felton 1-1 2 1 0
B. Johnson DNP
D. Stone DNP
B. Bass DNP
A. Anders... DNP
W. Johnson DNP
Game Details
They were returning from a retreat in the southwestern part of the state on Wednesday when their bus collided head-on with a pickup truck.
Responding to criticism from ethics groups, the president's eldest daughter will officially become an unpaid government employee, serving as an assistant to the president and adviser. She joins her husband, Jared Kushner, in taking an official role in the Trump administration.
Readers asked whether the measure could help the government dig up dirt on people. They asked how to protect their privacy. And some even asked whether it would be possible to buy the online browsing histories of President Trump or members of Congress.
The Obama administration had required as a precondition that Bahrain improve its human rights record, but the Trump administration dropped that requirement in a notification to Congress.
Andrew Napolitano, who was reportedly pulled from the air earlier this month, unapologetically stood by his unfounded accusations that British intelligence officials spied on President Trump at former president Obama's request.
( Claritza Jimenez / The Washington Post)
Two incidents spark conversation about black women at work
Play Video 3:06
Democrats on House panel left in dark on future of Russia probe
Play Video 2:24
Trump says coming up with a bipartisan health-care bill will be 'so easy.' It won't be.
Play Video 2:36
TSA pat-down of boy sparks outrage online
Play Video 2:29
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.