Mueller’s Bombshells Are About Putin, Not Trump
The special counsel’s report reveals a disorganized government with unclear lines of authority—and not just in Washington.
This Is What $1.25 Million Dollars a Month Bought the Russians
A birthday card! An all-American trip! Tweets! Stolen American identities!
Republicans Are AWOL on Russian Election Meddling
The GOP's absence from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee's report on Russian interference is sad and abnormal.
Key Figure Behind ‘Trump Dossier’ Stonewalled Senate Investigators
Glenn Simpson invoked his First Amendment rights to protect sources for salacious claims of collusion.
Watch: Here’s What Senior U.S. Officials Say About Russian Election Interference
Top intelligence and administration officials answer questions about the 2016 presidential election.
Could Trump Jr., Kushner, or Manafort Be Charged Under the Espionage Act?
If the meeting at Trump Tower feels to you like treason, that's probably because it may actually be espionage.
Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation, Attacks DOJ
A Friday morning tweetstorm has Washington scratching its head.
Comey: Trump told ‘Lies, Plain and Simple’
The former FBI chief goes on the attack in his first public account of his firing, accusing the president of pressuring him to drop Flynn probe.
One Beiruti photographer went looking for America’s heart in 24 towns named for his homeland. This is his journey.
U.S. Probes Into Trump’s Russia Links, Kremlin Meddling Gain Two Heavyweights
The Senate investigation gains a former NSA lawyer. The FBI probe gets a veteran prosecutor.
Spy Chief Nominee Backs Probe Of Russia’s Election Meddling
In confirmation hearing, Dan Coates said Kremlin interference needs to be addressed.
If Trump Tries to Make a Deal With Putin, He’s Already Lost
The international order is based on values, institutions, and moral leadership — not transactional politics.
U.S. Spies to Trump: Putin Ordered Hacking to Boost Your Chances
The President-elect still refuses to believe Moscow tipped the scales, despite growing evidence of a multi-faceted campaign.
Intel Chief Fires Back at Trump in Feud Over Russian Election Meddling
James Clapper answers the president-elect, reiterating Russia’s interference in the election.
My Favorite Story This Year
FP’s reporters, writers, and editors share some of the most important, personal, and challenging stories they worked on in 2016.
Who Will Really Be the Next President of the United States?
As the Trump administration organizational chart comes into focus, the big question is whether the most powerful man in the world will be Mike Pence or Reince Priebus. Or Steve Bannon?
The Best Things of 2016
Leonardo DiCaprio finally won an Oscar. Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’ was released. But what else happened this past year that calls for celebrating?
Hangover Wednesday: What if Clinton wins in a squeaker and some people in the country refuse to recognize the results?
A credible scenario today exists in which, the day after 58th quadrennial U.S. presidential election on November 8, 2016, the wheels start to come off the United States of America.
The World Can Have Peace and Prosperity, If It Wants
There's nothing inevitable about the rise of violence and rancor, in the United States and abroad.