Opinion

Mark Locklear, from Pembroke, N.C., said he had been proud to support Obama twice for president, but lost confidence in Obama when he withdrew U.S. troops from Iraq and failed to deliver on his healthcare promises.

How Donald Trump seized the mantle of hope and change

By Daniel Allott

ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. -- Looking back, the sign-stealers were a portent of sorts, an early indication that 2016 would be like no election in....

The crisis in American journalism benefits no one

By Salena Zito

The press acknowledging Trump's victory would go a long way to begin winning that trust back with conservatives and his broader coalition of...

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Trump's Russia meeting is the biggest mess of his presidency (so far)

By Becket Adams

Nothing compares to what this Russian meeting has accomplished in just nine days.

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Why Trump must make a surprise visit to Iraq on his first foreign trip

By Mark Vargas, contributor

Middle East peace is one of Trump's loftier goals and an unscheduled visit to Iraq would benefit him greatly.

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