news analysis: In Business and Governing, Trump Seeks Victory in Chaos
For people who have done business with the president, the protracted fight over the government shutdown reflects a time-tested playbook.
01/20/2019 - 10:11 PM
Critic’s Notebook: Rebuilding a Puerto Rico Barrio: ‘Dead Is the Only Way They’ll Ever Get Me to Leave’
Hurricane Maria led to a host of new plans to fix island barrios plagued by chronic flooding. A look at the Vietnam neighborhood shows why they may never be achieved.
01/20/2019 - 04:31 PM
Winter’s One-Two Punch: Behind the Storm, a Dangerous Flash Freeze
Plunging temperatures on Sunday threaten to turn the rain, sleet and snow dumped on much of the Midwest and Northeast into solid ice.
01/20/2019 - 06:55 PM
Fuller Picture Emerges of Viral Video Between Native American Man and Catholic Students
A convergence of racial and religious groups set the stage for the viral moment. “I stepped in between to pray,” Nathan Phillips said on Sunday.
01/21/2019 - 01:00 AM
Fate of Confederate Monuments Is Stalled by Competing Legal Battles
A cultural reckoning remains distant as both sides quarrel in courts, college campuses and town squares over Confederate symbols in public spaces.
01/20/2019 - 06:10 PM
Viral Video Shows Boys in ‘Make America Great Again’ Hats Surrounding Native Elder
Students from Covington Catholic High School in Kentucky appeared to surround the elder, Nathan Phillips, outside the Lincoln Memorial. The high school has condemned the students’ actions.
01/20/2019 - 08:51 PM
Trump’s Deal Meets With Skepticism Among Immigrants in Texas
President Trump has offered a deal on immigration, but the clients at one hair salon in San Antonio weren’t buying it.
01/20/2019 - 05:28 PM
As Government Pulls Back, Charities Step In to Help Released Migrants
With detention facilities overwhelmed, federal officials are releasing more migrant families with no provision for their well-being, leaving charities scrambling to fill the void.
01/14/2019 - 11:59 AM
News Analysis: U.S. Policy on Russia? Trump and His Team Might Give Different Answers
President Trump says that he has done more to counter Russian aggression than other recent presidents. But, officials say, Mr. Trump has gone along with such actions reluctantly or under pressure.
01/20/2019 - 08:13 PM
Book by Former Staff Member Describes a White House ‘Out of Control’
Cliff Sims, a former communications staff member, portrays a West Wing full of back-stabbing and duplicity under President Trump in “Team of Vipers.”
01/20/2019 - 07:46 PM
McConnell and Pelosi Have a Fraught Relationship. The Shutdown Hasn’t Helped.
The shutdown has not only widened the divide between the Senate majority leader and the House speaker, but also imperiled prospects for passing major legislation when the impasse ends.
01/20/2019 - 05:03 PM
Moscow Skyscraper Talks Continued Through ‘the Day I Won,’ Trump Is Said to Acknowledge
The Trump Tower Moscow talks went on for months longer than the president has previously acknowledged, his lawyer said.
01/20/2019 - 06:37 PM
Republicans Push Trump Immigration Plan, Seeking to Corner Democrats on Shutdown
Republican leaders hope to pressure Democrats — who insist they won’t negotiate with President Trump on border security until the shutdown ends — not to block Mr. Trump’s proposal.
01/20/2019 - 08:36 PM
Norway and Canada Go Head to Head Over the World’s Tallest Moose Statues
Canada was bested by Norway for bragging rights to the world’s tallest moose sculpture. Now Canadians are raising money to make Mac the Moose great again.
01/20/2019 - 09:45 AM
Newsbook: Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.
Seven books present a nuanced view of this giant’s legacy in modern American civil rights.
01/20/2019 - 05:00 AM
The Lunar Eclipse and Supermoon: How to Watch It Tonight
You don’t really need to call it a “Super Blood Wolf Moon.”
01/20/2019 - 11:16 PM
In Iowa, Gillibrand Uses Small-Town Roots to Sell Electability
At a political moment when Democrats are desperate to pick a winner, Ms. Gillibrand seemed determined not to be pigeonholed as just another blue-state Democrat.
01/19/2019 - 10:14 PM
News Analysis: In Trump’s Immigration Announcement, a Compromise Snubbed All Around
Seeking to appeal to a broader swath of the public and end the government shutdown, President Trump alienated portions of his hard-right base and made no headway with Democratic congressional leaders.
01/19/2019 - 10:02 PM
John Coughlin, Figure Skating Champion, Dies of Apparent Suicide After Suspension
Coughlin, a two-time pairs champion, died at 33 on Friday, one day after a SafeSport investigation led to his suspension. Coughlin’s sister said he had taken his own life.
01/19/2019 - 09:43 PM
Officer Who Fatally Shot Black Security Guard Outside a Bar Is Identified
The man’s mother spoke publicly about the shooting on Saturday for the first time. “The other day, I made up my mind,” she said. “I said I’m going to fight for my son.”
01/19/2019 - 07:20 PM
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