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President Trump returned to nativist themes, lamenting an assault on “culture,” reviving a bogus story about General John J. Pershing and attacking Republicans.
Author: MICHAEL D. SHEAR and MAGGIE HABERMAN
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:34 am
President Trump’s chief strategist has antagonized administration officials by espousing his rejection of a foreign policy that emphasizes American leadership abroad.
Author: MARK LANDLER
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:33 am
As questions of racism increasingly dog the president, some point to his past, from dating a biracial woman to efforts to hang out publicly with African-American celebrities, to paint a different picture.
Author: YAMICHE ALCINDOR and MAGGIE HABERMAN
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:33 am
In a tweet, President Trump referred to a long-debunked myth about how Gen. John J. Pershing crushed a Muslim rebellion in the Philippines more than a century ago.
Author: LINDA QIU
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:33 am
A lawsuit against two psychologists who helped devise the C.I.A.’s brutal interrogation program was an unusual effort to demand accountability for tactics adopted after Sept. 11.
Author: SHERI FINK
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:09 am
The latest arrests came as dozens of protesters in black T-shirts converged on the sheriff’s department in Durham, N.C.
Author: JONATHAN M. KATZ
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:52 pm
State and local officials are grappling, again, with the fates of Confederate monuments, reviving the outrage that followed the church massacre in 2015 in Charleston, S.C.
Author: NICHOLAS FANDOS, RICHARD FAUSSET and ALAN BLINDER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:37 pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Author: CHARLES McDERMID and SANDRA STEVENSON
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:14 pm
Two black sisters were admiring a counterdemonstration — “so many white people, more than our race,” one said — when a car drove into the crowd and smashed into their Camry.
Author: FRANCES ROBLES
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:10 pm
The ship, the destroyer Fitzgerald, collided with a cargo freighter in the middle of the night, killing seven sailors.
Author: ERIC SCHMITT
Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:40 pm
Some Republican Congress members are creating distance from President Trump, but they are still depending on the White House.
Author: MATT FLEGENHEIMER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:17 pm
Soon after Justice Gorsuch’s speech, the Supreme Court will hear a case about President Trump’s travel ban, and the hotel is at issue in other cases.
Author: ADAM LIPTAK
Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:31 pm
A Facebook video and dash cam footage show a police officer beating Richard Hubbard III after pulling him over.
Author: JONAH ENGEL BROMWICH
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:54 pm
The Coast Guard was searching for five people who were aboard a Black Hawk helicopter in a training exercise. It was the third crash in about a month involving U.S. military aircraft.
Author: CHRISTINE HAUSER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:43 pm
Like many in the housing-starved San Francisco region, Sheila James has moved far inland, gaining affordable space at the price of a brutal commute.
Author: CONOR DOUGHERTY and ANDREW BURTON
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:43 pm
As the region’s politics evolve, and as Republicans wrestle with internal divisions under President Trump, Democrats see a chance to pick up seats in Arizona and Nevada.
Author: ALEXANDER BURNS
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:36 pm
From King George III to Saddam Hussein and beyond, world history has been littered with the remnants of shattered statues.
Author: JACEY FORTIN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:00 pm
Two Senate Democrats are advocating a carbon tax plan that would cut the corporate tax rate as well as greenhouse gas emissions.
Author: LISA FRIEDMAN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 6:39 pm
Many types of cells remain unknown, but researchers have discovered a faster way to group cells by function, paving the way for a complete census.
Author: CARL ZIMMER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 6:00 pm
Marchers — many of them college students — sang hymns, gospel songs and other anthems of belonging at a gathering that was largely organized by word of mouth.
Author: HAWES SPENCER and JONAH ENGEL BROMWICH
Posted: August 17, 2017, 3:06 pm
The group’s defense of a planned rally in Virginia, before the violence, has parallels to its seminal role in a proposed neo-Nazi gathering in Skokie, Ill., in 1977.
Author: JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 2:58 pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
Author: CHRIS STANFORD
Posted: August 17, 2017, 2:38 pm
Thursday: Erosion continues to reshape the coast, the removal of Confederate symbols in Southern California, and another orca dies in San Diego.
Author: MIKE McPHATE
Posted: August 17, 2017, 12:53 pm
A new class of Dallas recruits trains to step into an uneasy moment in American policing.
Author: Text by SONIA SMITH
Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:00 am
Although the damage appeared limited to a few taunting posts, it came after a string of deeper, but apparently unrelated, breaches.
Author: JOHN KOBLIN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 5:47 am
In an interview he said he believed was private, Stephen K. Bannon described the alt-right as a “collection of clowns” and lashed out at rivals in the Trump administration.
Author: MICHAEL D. SHEAR and MAGGIE HABERMAN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 4:00 am
African-Americans contemplate race in the aftermath of the violence in Charlottesville, Va.
Author: AUDRA D.S. BURCH
Posted: August 17, 2017, 1:17 am
At a memorial service, Ms. Heyer was remembered for a quality described as her most frustrating, and most admired — a passion for fighting injustice.
Author: HAWES SPENCER and CAITLIN DICKERSON
Posted: August 16, 2017, 11:33 pm

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The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack near Plaza de Cataluña and Las Ramblas in the Spanish city.
Author: ANNE-SOPHIE BOLON, PALKO KARASZ and JAMES C. McKINLEY Jr.
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:56 am
The ship, the destroyer Fitzgerald, collided with a cargo freighter in the middle of the night, killing seven sailors.
Author: ERIC SCHMITT
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:48 am
Representative Nancy Pelosi urged the removal of the statues from the Capitol, but Senator Chuck Schumer pushed to keep the focus on President Trump.
Author: THOMAS KAPLAN
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:44 am
President Trump returned to nativist themes, lamenting an assault on “culture,” reviving a bogus story about General John J. Pershing and attacking Republicans.
Author: MICHAEL D. SHEAR and MAGGIE HABERMAN
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:42 am
President Trump’s chief strategist has antagonized administration officials by espousing his rejection of a foreign policy that emphasizes American leadership abroad.
Author: MARK LANDLER
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:33 am
As questions of racism increasingly dog the president, some point to his past, from dating a biracial woman to efforts to hang out publicly with African-American celebrities, to paint a different picture.
Author: YAMICHE ALCINDOR and MAGGIE HABERMAN
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:33 am
A lawsuit against two psychologists who helped devise the C.I.A.’s brutal interrogation program was an unusual effort to demand accountability for tactics adopted after Sept. 11.
Author: SHERI FINK
Posted: August 18, 2017, 12:09 am
The latest arrests came as dozens of protesters in black T-shirts converged on the sheriff’s department in Durham, N.C.
Author: JONATHAN M. KATZ
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:52 pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
Author: INYOUNG KANG
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:49 pm
The Buccaneers, Rays and Lightning all responded to a callout from former Bucs coach Tony Dungy to remove Memoria in Aeterna, which was built in 1911.
Author: BEN SHPIGEL
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:38 pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Author: CHARLES McDERMID and SANDRA STEVENSON
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:14 pm
China’s Alibaba and Tencent have rocketed this year to become global investor darlings, inching up on Facebook and Amazon, as their sway in China grows.
Author: PAUL MOZUR
Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:45 pm
This showbiz tale finds new talent in Danielle Macdonald, its star, and Geremy Jasper, its writer and director.
Author: A. O. SCOTT
Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:37 pm
Royalty photographs royalty in an exhibition of portraits by Ms. Sherman at the New-York Historical Society.
Author: HOLLAND COTTER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:37 pm
Ms. de Lavallade will be honored by the Kennedy Center, but skip a reception at the White House after “socially divisive and morally caustic” remarks by “our current leadership.”
Author: MICHAEL COOPER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:42 pm
Soon after Justice Gorsuch’s speech, the Supreme Court will hear a case about President Trump’s travel ban, and the hotel is at issue in other cases.
Author: ADAM LIPTAK
Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:31 pm
Ellen Pollock, our Business editor, responds to readers who voiced criticism over our recent story on bubble tea.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:26 pm
A memorable photograph, a stunning video, a jaw-dropping news conference and more. The media’s coverage of recent events proved noteworthy itself.
Author: MATT STEVENS
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:54 pm
A Facebook video and dash cam footage show a police officer beating Richard Hubbard III after pulling him over.
Author: JONAH ENGEL BROMWICH
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:54 pm
The girl, who had been raped by an uncle, was told that she had a kidney stone that needed removal. She was under anesthesia while a cesarean section was performed.
Author: HARI KUMAR and JEFFREY GETTLEMAN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:53 pm
The White House adviser’s blunt remarks appeared to undercut the United States’ top military official, who sought to persuade China to get tough on Pyongyang.
Author: JANE PERLEZ and CHOE SANG-HUN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:46 pm
The Coast Guard was searching for five people who were aboard a Black Hawk helicopter in a training exercise. It was the third crash in about a month involving U.S. military aircraft.
Author: CHRISTINE HAUSER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:43 pm
Two Senate Democrats are advocating a carbon tax plan that would cut the corporate tax rate as well as greenhouse gas emissions.
Author: LISA FRIEDMAN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 6:39 pm
At least a dozen were killed and 80 injured when a van plowed into a crowd in Barcelona. The police have taken two people into custody.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 5:07 pm
A recently surfaced original daguerreotype taken in 1843 of John Quincy Adams will be auctioned at Sotheby’s in October.
Author: JENNIFER SCHUESSLER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 4:16 pm
Dressed in ancient-style robes and clutching bows and arrows made of traditional materials, competitors at the Conquest Cup in Istanbul preserve Ottoman-style archery in a modern setting.
Author: MONIQUE JAQUES
Posted: August 17, 2017, 4:11 pm
Turtle-headed sea snakes that live closer to humans develop darker skin, which may be like a pollution trap that they shed.
Author: JOANNA KLEIN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 3:25 pm
The daily exodus of villagers escaping armed conflict, hunger and sexual violence prompted the U.N. refugee agency to urge international action.
Author: NICK CUMMING-BRUCE
Posted: August 17, 2017, 3:18 pm
The group’s defense of a planned rally in Virginia, before the violence, has parallels to its seminal role in a proposed neo-Nazi gathering in Skokie, Ill., in 1977.
Author: JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN
Posted: August 17, 2017, 2:58 pm
Mr. Wong and two fellow leaders of the monthslong demonstrations in 2014 were jailed after the Beijing-backed government of Hong Kong pushed for harsher punishment.
Author: ALAN WONG
Posted: August 17, 2017, 2:42 pm
Limiting access to guns, avoiding the glamorization of suicide and keeping teenagers connected would all help.
Author: AARON E. CARROLL
Posted: August 17, 2017, 2:35 pm
In 1918, astronomers invited the artist Howard Russell Butler to record the last total solar eclipse to cross the continental United States.
Author: JASON FARAGO
Posted: August 17, 2017, 1:45 pm
Thursday: Erosion continues to reshape the coast, the removal of Confederate symbols in Southern California, and another orca dies in San Diego.
Author: MIKE McPHATE
Posted: August 17, 2017, 12:53 pm
The Pakistani-born activist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize made the announcement on Twitter.
Author: CEYLAN YEGINSU and PRASHANT S. RAO
Posted: August 17, 2017, 12:13 pm
The move by Pauline Hanson, the leader of the anti-immigrant One Nation party, drew strong criticism, with one lawmaker denouncing it as “appalling.”
Author: JACQUELINE WILLIAMS
Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:52 am
The “one-time, big-time” raids in Manila and its suburbs show the police are “not relenting” in President Rodrigo Duterte’s violent, monthslong campaign.
Author: FELIPE VILLAMOR
Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:47 am
Grilled with a hot-sauce butter, they become a dish worth sharing.
Author: TEJAL RAO
Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:00 am
An M-16 and a sawed-off shotgun were among the nearly 5,000 guns collected at a two-day buyback event in New Jersey, where guns could be dropped off with no questions asked.
Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:00 am
A comedian filed a defamation lawsuit against the white supremacist website, which briefly returned from exile with a Russian domain name.
Author: CHRISTINA CARON and CHRISTINE HAUSER
Posted: August 17, 2017, 12:06 am
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Posted: March 14, 2017, 10:01 pm