Donald Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. addresses delegates on the second day of the Republican National Convention on July 19, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. / AFP / Robyn BECK (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

NY Times, Washington Post Russia Conspiracy Stories Drop At Strategic Times

TEL AVIV — The New York Times seems to be gloating that its reportage on Donald Trump Jr. and a brief meeting with a Russian lawyer is purportedly negatively impacting the “good feeling” inside the Trump administration following the U.S. president’s diplomatic trip to Europe for the Group of 20 summit last week.