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After Disastrous Epstein Interview, Prince Andrew Steps Down From Public Duties

21 Nov 2019 00:12


He also said that he was willing to help law enforcement agencies in their investigations, and that he “unequivocally” regrets the “ill-judged association.”


G.M. Sues Rival Over Bribery Scheme as Union Scandal Expands

21 Nov 2019 00:07


The suit claims Fiat Chrysler sought to undermine contract negotiations with the autoworkers union to hurt G.M.


Live Updates Ahead of Tonight’s Democratic Debate

21 Nov 2019 00:04


Ten candidates will debate at 9 p.m. Eastern in Atlanta.


A Prominent Chinese-American Artist Is the Latest to Fall Afoul of China’s Censors

21 Nov 2019 00:03


An upcoming exhibition at a Beijing arts center was canceled, the latest sign of how China’s turn toward a more hard-nosed authoritarianism has crept into civil society.


After 2 Elections and 3 Tries, Israel Is No Closer to Forming a New Government

20 Nov 2019 23:58


Benny Gantz, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s top rival, failed to break the yearlong deadlock. The challenge now goes to Parliament, and probably to a third election.


10-Year-Old Boy Who Was Shot at High School Football Game Dies

20 Nov 2019 23:48


The victim was a spectator at a Friday night playoff game in New Jersey.


Impeachment Hearing Live Updates: Laura Cooper Testifies About Ukrainian Aid

20 Nov 2019 23:44


A Pentagon official provided new details about when the Ukrainians may have learned about the hold on security aid. Gordon D. Sondland also testified that multiple top officials, including Mike Pompeo and Mike Pence, knew about the campaign to pressure Ukraine to announce investigations of Democrats.


Google to Limit Targeting of Political Ads

20 Nov 2019 23:40


The company said the ads would not be directed specifically to audiences based on their public voter records or political affiliations.


‘I’m 17 Years Old, and I’m Terrified’: The Issues Our Readers Hope Come Up at the Democratic Debate

20 Nov 2019 23:35


Ahead of the Democratic debate on Wednesday, we asked Times readers what issues they most wanted the presidential candidates to discuss, and why.


Gordon Sondland, Debate, Google: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

20 Nov 2019 23:24


Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.


‘Everyone Was in the Loop’

20 Nov 2019 23:19


Ambassador Gordon Sondland testified that President Trump ordered a pressure campaign on Ukraine and that senior-most administration officials knew about it.


The Next Decade Will Be Just as Bad

20 Nov 2019 22:49


From Trump to Theranos, the main story line of the 2010s was the ascendance of scammers, hucksters and fakery.


Frozen in Place: Americans Are Moving at the Lowest Rate on Record

20 Nov 2019 22:47


Restless mobility in search of opportunity is an American hallmark, but new Census Bureau data finds that more people, especially millennials, are staying put.


Bombshells and Cringe Jokes on a Huge Day of Testimony

20 Nov 2019 22:36


In the explosive impeachment-hearing appearance by Gordon Sondland, drama and farce were never far apart.


Tesla’s Winding Road to Berlin

20 Nov 2019 22:28


Elon Musk’s announcement of a factory in Germany took the industry by surprise, but the deal had been in the works for months.


‘I Want Nothing,’ Trump Says, Quoting From Sondland’s Testimony

20 Nov 2019 22:25


The president, seeking to defend himself from damaging testimony delivered by the ambassador Gordon D. Sondland, said again Wednesday that he wanted ‘no quid pro quo’ in regard to Ukraine.


Sondland, Defiant, Says He Followed Trump’s Orders to Pressure Ukraine

20 Nov 2019 22:24


The United States ambassador to the European Union told the impeachment inquiry his efforts to press Ukraine to announce investigations were ordered by President Trump, and top officials knew.


How the Collapse of Local News Is Causing a ‘National Crisis’

20 Nov 2019 22:22


The loss of local news coverage in much of the United States has frayed communities and left many Americans woefully uninformed, according to a new report.


Google Hires Firm Known for Anti-Union Efforts

20 Nov 2019 22:22


After nearly two years of unrest, the company appears to be cracking down on employee activism.


How to Defuse Tension at the Dinner Table During the Holidays

20 Nov 2019 22:21


We’re not saying it’s going to happen … but just in case.


5 Things to Avoid on Black Friday

20 Nov 2019 22:20


Black Friday is a money- and time-sucking vortex. Here’s what not to do this year.


Christmas Season Starts in November. Deal With It.

20 Nov 2019 22:14


For some, “Christmas creep” is about enjoying holiday music and movies as soon as Halloween is over. Let them do so in peace.


The Danger of Elizabeth Warren

20 Nov 2019 22:12


Even if she wins the presidency — hardly a sure bet — she may jeopardize Democrats in the House and the Senate.


Gordon Sondland Leaves Us With No Other Option

20 Nov 2019 22:11


The case is simple, and the evidence supporting impeachment is now crystal clear.


Vindman’s Lawyer Asks Fox News to Retract Espionage Allegation

20 Nov 2019 22:03


A guest on the ‘Ingraham Angle,’ a Fox show, suggested that Lt. Col. Alexander S. Vindman, a key figure in the impeachment hearings, was guilty of spying.


Trump’s F.D.A. Nominee Sidesteps Questions About Banning Flavored Vaping Products

20 Nov 2019 21:39


The nominee, Dr. Stephen M. Hahn, said the decision to restrict flavors would not be his, if confirmed, because it was already under final review by the White House.


Trudeau Won the Election, but Hasn’t Won Over Western Canada

20 Nov 2019 21:33


As Justin Trudeau officially begins his second term, a sense of alienation from the rest of the country is the dominant sentiment in the oil-producing provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan.


Trump Is Doing Exactly What He Was Elected to Do

20 Nov 2019 20:33


Don’t impeach him. His actions have all been within the scope of the presidency.


What Happened to the Stolen Gold Toilet?

20 Nov 2019 20:26


There is still no sign of Maurizio Cattelan’s “America,” which went missing from a palace in England two months ago. But theories abound.


Vacillating Trump Supporter, Take Two

20 Nov 2019 20:00


If there’s a sure route to a second Trump term, it’s more of the liberal contempt that produced the “deplorables.”


Man Is Stabbed and Slashed Steps Away From a Synagogue in New York

20 Nov 2019 19:19


The police said the attack was under investigation and declined to say whether they believed it was a hate crime.


Why I Quit My Job Carrying Out Trump’s Immigration Policies

20 Nov 2019 19:19


A former asylum officer says “remain in Mexico” and other policies undermining asylum aren’t just racist, they’re illegal.


English Soccer Is Hopelessly Addicted to José Mourinho

20 Nov 2019 19:06


England just can’t quit the Portuguese coach. But is Tottenham Hotspur right to bet its future on a man whose best days may be behind him?


What Do We Hear When Women Speak?

20 Nov 2019 18:27


Four female moderators. Four female candidates. That’s more women on a presidential debate stage than ever before. So what will listeners hear?


5 Key Things We Learned From Gordon Sondland

20 Nov 2019 17:37


The United States ambassador to the European Union delivered explosive testimony to the House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday.


Here’s One Reason the U.S. Military Can’t Fix Its Own Equipment

20 Nov 2019 17:30


Manufacturers can prevent the Department of Defense from repairing certain equipment, which puts members of the military at risk.


What Democrats Need to Know to Win Latinos

20 Nov 2019 16:00


To avoid a disappointing 2020 turnout, the party needs to understand the nuances of the Latino electorate.


Dear Debate Moderators …

20 Nov 2019 13:14


Please don’t start with Medicare.


How Democrats Would Tax High-Income Professionals

20 Nov 2019 12:36


The primary race has created plenty of talk about levying billionaires. But leading Democratic proposals could also affect millions of well-paid workers.


14 Hours Inside the Church of BravoCon

20 Nov 2019 12:23


Over the weekend, Bravo hosted its first conference, bringing together “Bravolebrities” and the people who really, really love them.


The Democrats Are in Georgia. The Stakes Couldn’t Be Higher.

20 Nov 2019 11:00


The state’s demographics have been favorable to turn it blue, but destiny is shaped by history, too.


A White House Now ‘Cannibalizing Itself’

20 Nov 2019 08:12


Even for a president who rarely spares the rhetorical howitzer, this was something new.


Chinese Roast Duck, but Make It Turkey

19 Nov 2019 19:26


With juicy meat and extra-crisp skin, Thanksgiving turkeys cooked in the manner of ducks are keeping Chinatown barbecue restaurants busy across the United States.


How Did Plants Conquer Land? These Humble Algae Hold Clues

19 Nov 2019 18:53


Two algal species share important genes with all modern land plants, a new analysis finds.


An Artist Who Makes Absurdist Paintings in a Former Church

19 Nov 2019 14:18


Calvin Marcus’s color-washed works, which feature surfers, bodybuilders and dead fish, defy narrative.


Apple TV Plus and Disney Plus: What Shows Are Worth Watching?

19 Nov 2019 10:00


The initial lineups of original shows on the two streaming services are hit-and-miss. But here are five worth checking out.


As a Mountain Biking Motivator, Add a Little Electronic Assist

19 Nov 2019 05:38


E-mountain bikes may enable newcomers to gain fitness on daunting hills or snowy trails.


The Plan to Rescue El Chapo’s Son: Chaos, Guns and Fear

18 Nov 2019 20:20


One of Mexico’s most notorious drug cartels turned a city into a war zone for a day. Watch how gunmen took on the army — and won.


Stop! Don’t Charge Your Phone This Way

18 Nov 2019 13:26


You might want to think twice before plugging in at an airport or on the train.


Getting a Handle on Self-Harm

18 Nov 2019 10:40


Cutting and other forms of self-injury are on the rise among adolescents. Researchers are beginning to understand the phenomenon and how to treat it.

        
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