With Ally in Oval Office, Immigration Hard-Liners Ascend to Power
Proponents of a tough stance on illegal entry have taken top jobs in the Trump administration, and they are seeing their ideas become policy.
04/24/2017 - 11:43 AM
Bearing Witness to Executions: Last Breaths and Lasting Impressions
Only a few people ever watch death sentences carried out in the name of the state. Here, five witnesses recall their experiences in the nation’s death houses.
04/23/2017 - 11:34 AM
Berkeley Is Being Tested on 2 Fronts: Free Speech and Safety
The university that championed free speech in the 1960s has become known as a meeting ground for those wanting to express themselves with wooden clubs and fists.
04/21/2017 - 04:30 PM
Vacation’s Over: Obama Returns to Public Life Next Week
The former president will take part in public and private events in May, beginning with a meeting with University of Chicago students.
04/21/2017 - 10:00 AM
California Today: California Today: A Big Swing on Sanctuary Cities
Monday: An attitude shift on sanctuary policies, the risk-taking of Uber’s C.E.O., and an oasis rises in the Coachella Valley.
04/24/2017 - 08:47 AM
California’s Deluge of Rain Washes Away a Homeless Colony
Heavy rains have forced an exodus of homeless people from Sacramento’s riverbanks, thrusting the extent of their agony and their numbers into view.
04/21/2017 - 05:00 AM
Sanctuary Cities Face Aid Cuts as Justice Dept. Tightens Screws
Localities including New York City were told to stop withholding information about undocumented immigrants in custody or lose U.S. grant money.
04/21/2017 - 02:47 PM
Trump Plan Could Erase This School Program
The president's budget proposal would eliminate the 21st Century Community Learning Centers grant program, which serves about 1.6 million children nationally. In 360, we take a closer look at a Communities in Schools after-school program in North Carolina that would be cut.
04/23/2017 - 05:00 AM
DNA Tests, and Sometimes Surprising Results
Think you know your racial background? A communications studies project involving ancestry DNA testing has led to interesting conversations on identity.
04/23/2017 - 12:54 AM
U.S. Sanctions Syrian Government Workers After Sarin Attack
The United States is seeking to punish those behind chemical weapons attacks carried out by President Bashar al-Assad’s government.
04/24/2017 - 02:08 PM
People Are Seeing U.F.O.s Everywhere, and This Book Proves It
An unlikely new reference guide breaks down U.F.O. sightings county by county, shape by shape, month by month.
04/24/2017 - 12:35 PM
Trump Calls @AstroPeggy at the International Space Station
Ivanka Trump joined the call, in which the president congratulated Peggy Whitson for setting a new U.S. space record.
04/24/2017 - 12:21 PM
New Orleans Begins Removing Confederate Monuments, Under Police Guard
Workers dressed in flak jackets, helmets and scarves to conceal their identities because of concerns about their safety removed a statute early on Monday.
04/24/2017 - 11:13 AM
Global Health: Fatal Malaria in the U.S. More Common Than Previously Known
Hospital data suggests that some immigrants from Africa and the Caribbean, thinking they are still immune, do not take precautions on home visits.
04/24/2017 - 10:47 AM
France, James Comey, Uber: Your Monday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
04/24/2017 - 08:10 AM
The New Health Care: Spend a Dollar on Drug Treatment, and Save More on Crime Reduction
Research shows treatment for substance abuse disorders is a great value for society, but many programs have long waiting lists.
04/24/2017 - 05:30 AM
Obama Steps Back Into Public Life, Trying to Avoid One Word: Trump
Speaking at a University of Chicago event, former President Barack Obama said helping to prepare the next generation of political leadership would be a major goal.
04/24/2017 - 12:36 PM
On Washington: Republicans Agree on No Shutdown, but Not on How to Avoid One
Lawmakers and the Trump White House have been unable to agree on a plan to fund the government beyond Friday, despite months of staring at the hard deadline.
04/24/2017 - 05:00 AM
Congressional Memo: Five Key Questions as a Government Shutdown Looms
The Trump administration wants to use the deadline as leverage on a border wall, military spending, health care and more, raising the prospects of a shutdown.
04/24/2017 - 10:53 AM
With Bill O’Reilly Out, Fox Rivals See a Chance to Move In
For the first time in nearly two decades, Bill O’Reilly will not be kicking off Fox News’s prime-time lineup. The other cable networks have noticed.
04/23/2017 - 05:47 PM
Advertising: XOXO Campaign: Will It Spell Profit or Trouble for Condom Maker?
In a time when social media outrage can be prompted with one misstep, Trojan is unveiling an ad campaign directed at women.
04/24/2017 - 01:59 PM
‘Dreamers’ Are Not Target of Immigrant Crackdown, Cabinet Officials Say
Attorney General Jeff Sessions and John F. Kelly, the homeland security secretary, indicated that children of undocumented immigrants were “caught between the law.”
04/23/2017 - 03:06 PM
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