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Opinion | The Boy Who Cried Fake News

If there’s anything we’ve learned in the five years since Donald Trump came down that escalator, it’s that he cannot thrive without a...

Qualified Immunity Protection for Police Emerges as Flash Point Amid Protests

WASHINGTON — Long before the death of George Floyd set off a nationwide uproar over police brutality, before protests erupted in 2014 over...

Basketball and Barkley Hendricks: The Lesser Known Work of an Influential Artist

Breaking the rules always came easy to Barkley L. Hendricks. One of the most influential artists and photographers of the 20th century, he...

Virus Cases Grow, but Some Police Officers Shed Masks

Officers were exceedingly concerned then about the spread of the virus, a worry that grew in the weeks that came after as dozens...

How Joe Biden Is Catching Up to the Trump Money ‘Juggernaut’

Mr. Trump’s campaign and the R.N.C. are paying top staff members significantly higher salaries than the Biden campaign and the Democrats. More than...

Live Stock Market Updates During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Markets rise after Trump’s reassurance that China trade deal is safe.Global markets rose on Tuesday, following President Trump’s reaffirmation of the trade war...

The Left vs. the Establishment

Want to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up.Good morning. President Trump curtailed visas for foreign workers. The virus is spreading in...

A Sexual Harasser Spent Years on Australia’s Top Court, an Inquiry Finds

SYDNEY, Australia — For years there were private whispers and warnings from young women about a pattern of abuse by one of Australia’s...

Square, Jack Dorsey’s Pay Service, Is Withholding Money Merchants Say They Need

OAKLAND, Calif. — Jack Dorsey has won plaudits for his corporate activism during the coronavirus crisis, taking on President Trump in his role...

Kentucky and New York Hold Primaries Today: What to Watch For

New York and Kentucky and Virginia are holding primary elections on Tuesday. There are also congressional runoff elections taking place in North Carolina...

Wirecard’s Ex-C.E.O., Markus Braun, Is Arrested in Germany

The former chief executive of Wirecard, a German electronic payment platform, was arrested in Munich on Tuesday after the company admitted that 1.9...

Live Global Coronavirus News: Anthony Fauci to Testify

U.S. health officials will tell Congress of the potential for a ‘tremendous burden’ on hospitals.Four of the top health officials leading the Trump...

A Reckoning Over Objectivity, Led by Black Journalists

It’s been more than 50 years since the first black journalists appeared in mainstream American newsrooms. For all of that time, black journalists...

A Reckoning for the Democratic Party

Listen and subscribe to our podcast from your mobile device:Via Apple Podcasts | Via Spotify | Via StitcherThis episode contains strong language.Today’s Senate...

Sweden Tries Out a New Status: Pariah State

Every summer for the past 13 years, fans of Nordic culture have gathered on the Norway side of the border with Sweden for...

N.Y.C. Primary 2020: An Election Day Cheat Sheet

Dozens of contests in the State Legislature and the House of Representatives will be decided Tuesday. Here's what to know before going to...

Trump Defends China Trade Deal After Adviser Says It’s ‘Over’

WASHINGTON — The White House trade adviser, Peter Navarro, said on Monday night that the trade deal between the United States and China...

Muslim Woman Was Forced to Remove Hijab for Booking Photo After Arrest, Advocacy Group...

An 18-year-old Muslim woman was forced to remove her hijab for a booking photograph after she was arrested in Miami this month during...

Spicy Pork Kebabs, Fast Enough for a Weeknight

There are few meals more primally satisfying than charred meat on a stick. Whether turned on a spit or threaded onto a skewer,...

Curators Urge Guggenheim to Fix Culture That ‘Enables Racism’

A letter signed “The Curatorial Department” of the Guggenheim Museum was sent Monday to the institution’s leadership, demanding immediate, wholesale changes to what...

After Virus Tests, Djokovic Is Criticized for Holding Exhibition

The remainder of the Adria Tour, scheduled to head to Montenegro this week, is now very much in doubt. But the response over...

Trump Suspends H-1B and Other Visas That Allow Foreigners to Work in the U.S.

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday temporarily suspended new work visas and barred hundreds of thousands of foreigners from seeking employment in the...

Bill Simmons Plays Defense on Diversity at The Ringer

A writer said during the meeting that not having a black editor involved in The Ringer’s N.F.L. coverage had put it in a...

Opinion | A Plague of Willful Ignorance

In the early 20th century the American South was ravaged by pellagra, a nasty disease that produced the “four Ds” — dermatitis, diarrhea,...

Bars, Strip Clubs and Churches: U.S. Virus Outbreaks Enter Unwieldy Phase

PITTSBURGH — After months of lockdown in which outbreaks of the coronavirus often centered in nursing homes, prisons and meatpacking plants, the nation...

Players Reject 60-Game Plan, Leaving Manfred to Determine M.L.B. Season

Nearly three months of rancorous negotiations between Major League Baseball’s players and the owners of its 30 teams landed on Monday in the...

Trump Suspends Visas Allowing Hundreds of Thousands of Foreigners to Work in the U.S.

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Monday temporarily suspended new work visas and barred hundreds of thousands of foreigners from seeking employment in the...

Opinion | America Is Too Broken to Fight the Coronavirus

When coronavirus cases started exploding on the East Coast in March, there were devastating failures by Democratic leaders. New York’s governor, Andrew Cuomo,...

G.O.P. Faces Risk From Push to Repeal Health Law During Pandemic

“Republicans must offer private market coverage solutions that are preferable to Medicaid (which is now more popular than Obamacare),” Mr. White wrote in...

Meanwhile, Some People Are Stress-Shopping Diamond Bracelets

The coronavirus quarantine has prompted boredom, impatience and aggravation. But it has clearly not dampened rich buyers’ love for jewelry … at least...

6 Movies That Take Place in a Single Location (Mostly)

As we emerge from state-ordered quarantine, consider this: In movies, a locked-down set is often an artistic choice (or sometimes the result of...

15 Essential Black Liberation Jazz Tracks

In the late 1960s, as black Americans fought for equal rights, music started to reflect their calls to action. Nina Simone wondered what...

The Language of Friendship, as Heard in a Dublin Pub

LOVEBy Roddy DoyleWhen I tell you that Roddy Doyle’s new novel, “Love,” is about two 50-ish men talking well-oiled talk in a pub,...

Coronavirus Finally Comes to ‘Coronation Street’

“The way British soaps organize time is important,” said Christine Geraghty, a professor of film and television studies at the University of Glasgow....

Booker and McGrath Intensify Advertising Blitz in Kentucky

Amy McGrath had already built a $41 million war chest to take on Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, in what was shaping up...

‘The Camp Would Frequently Bring Us Into Manhattan for Field Trips’

Friends ForeverDear Diary:We were besties at an upstate New York summer camp, two inseparable girls who lived five hours away from each other...

Supreme Court Limits S.E.C.’s Power to Recoup Ill-Gotten Gains

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the Securities and Exchange Commission may ask courts to order disgorgement of ill-gotten profits,...

N.Y.’s Legal Limbo: Pandemic Creates Backlog of 39,200 Criminal Cases

Weeden Wetmore, the district attorney in upstate Chemung County, convened a remote preliminary hearing last month — on the portico of his office....

U.S. Soldier Admits Plotting With Neo-Nazi Cult to Kill Fellow Troops

An Army private has confessed to sharing secret information with a satanic neo-Nazi cult in a plot to attack his own military unit...

Mixed Signals on Israeli Annexation Reflect Split Among Officials

JERUSALEM — When President Trump’s Middle East team meets this week to hash out what to do about Israel’s planned annexation of territory...

Why Obsessive K-Pop Fans Are Turning Toward Political Activism

In certain corners of the internet, the organizing prowess of K-pop fans — the typically young and diverse international enthusiasts of Korean pop...

Foreign Visas, Virus, Seattle: Your Monday Evening Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good evening. Here’s the latest.1. President Trump will sign an order barring hundreds...

Joel Schumacher, Director of ‘St. Elmo’s Fire,’ Is Dead at 80

Joel Schumacher, the director whose visually inventive and sometimes subversive movies — including the coming-of-age drama “St. Elmo’s Fire,” the vampire action-comedy “The...

Ancient Rome Was Teetering. Then a Volcano Erupted 6,000 Miles Away.

Sulfur is also indicative of a past eruption. Sulfur dioxide, a gas commonly belched by erupting volcanoes, reacts with water in the atmosphere...

Opinion | The Tulsa Rally: Trump’s Words and Mood

To the Editor:In “Trump’s Plan for a Big Rally Sputters Badly” (front page, June 21), President Trump’s speech in Tulsa on Saturday night...

How to Work From Home Successfully

The challenges of working from home are myriad. There are children to tutor, dogs to walk, shows to binge on. Hallway hellos and...

Biden Campaign Dismisses Trump Request for 4th Debate as ‘Distraction’

Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s campaign on Monday spurned an effort by President Trump’s advisers to expand the presidential debate schedule in the fall...

Opinion | Trump Exploits the Coronavirus Pandemic to Hurt Immigrant Children

The Supreme Court decision last week protecting the DACA program was reason for celebration, but the Trump administration’s assault on immigration isn’t over....

U.S. Designates Four More Chinese News Organizations as Foreign Missions

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced on Monday that it was designating four more Chinese state-run news organizations that have operations in the...

Opinion | Gen Z Will Not Save Us

We understand this uncertainty and realize the stakes are high. Which is probably a reason academics and journalists like me have so closely...

Why a Rotting Green Bay Boardwalk May Help Solve America’s Jobs Crisis

WASHINGTON — The governor of Pennsylvania wants to hire two million unemployed workers to help the state track the spread of the coronavirus...

Eating Thai Fruit Demands Serious Effort but Delivers Sublime Reward

BANGKOK — All across Bangkok, fruit juice is dripping off chins, dribbling down arms and splashing onto the city’s sidewalks.This is peak fruit...

A Moratorium on Evictions Ends, Leaving Thousands of Tenants Fearful

Nonetheless, eviction is an option that landlords do exercise. There were 37,000 residential evictions in 2018 and 2019 combined, according to the city,...

Serbia’s Strongman Wins Big in Election Boycotted by the Opposition

BERLIN — President Aleksandar Vucic’s nearly complete control over the Serbian state was bolstered on Sunday after his party won a landslide victory...

Saharan Dust Plume to Reach the U.S.

A giant plume of Saharan dust on a 5,000-mile journey is expected to drift across the southeastern United States this week at altitudes...

9 Hand Sanitizers May Be Toxic, F.D.A. Warns

The Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers to avoid nine hand sanitizer products manufactured in Mexico because, it said, they may contain...

Live Global Coronavirus News – The New York Times

Key Data of the DayNew cases in the U.S. account for 20 percent of new global cases as the pandemic surges around the...

Gilead to Test a Version of Remdesivir That Can Be Inhaled

The American biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences will soon start trials of an inhalable version of remdesivir, an antiviral drug that has shown promise...

Golden Globes Nabs Date Oscars Abandoned

LOS ANGELES — The 2021 Golden Globes will take place on Feb. 28, a date that the Oscars abandoned last week in an...

For Classical Music, Spring Was the Season of Solos

At a time when days can feel longer than months, a reminder: Spring has come and gone.When that season began, on March 20,...

Ottessa Moshfegh’s Latest Is a Murder Mystery, but Where’s the Body?

In “Death in Her Hands,” a 72-year-old widow finds a menacing note in the woods and tries to piece together what might have...

Fitting a Family of Five Into a One-Bedroom in Brooklyn

She told the agent she would love to take it if the priced dropped and was surprised when she got a call the...

A Dish Even the Pickiest Little Ones Will Love

LONDON — Plenty of food debates were going on in our house during the recent lockdown. Unlike in normal times, when the kids...

Tech Goliaths Act Like Davids

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays.The American technology industry was built...

White Americans Say They Are Waking Up to Racism. What Will It Add Up...

One recent afternoon, while washing his car, Greg Reese, a white stay-at-home dad in Campton, Ky., peeled off the Confederate flag magnet he...

The Black Female Battalion That Stood Up to a White Male Army

The latest article from “Beyond the World War II We Know,” a series from The Times that documents lesser-known stories from the war,...

Brazilian Ex-Minister Makes Quick Exit to U.S. as Inquiries Rattle Government

BRASÍLIA — It was the apex of one of the most tumultuous weeks of Jair Bolsonaro’s presidency. A flurry of arrests and judicial...

The Country Is Reopening. Is It Safe to Play Softball Again?

Carl Slutz and the rest of the Golden Years Senior Softball League are waiting to hear those magical words in Palm Beach County,...

Federal Authorities Investigating Noose in Bubba Wallace’s Garage

TALLADEGA, Ala. — The garage at an Alabama racetrack where someone placed a noose inside the stall of the lone black driver in...

A Football Career on the Cusp of Glory, Dashed by the Pandemic

Inevitably, the XFL closed its doors, too. Sylve has moved back to Plaquemines Parish, living with his grandmother and 6-year-old son, Bradley Jr.,...

Under Coronavirus Lockdown, a Philippine Priest Hits the Streets

MANILA — When Father Eduardo Vasquez dresses for work these days, his vestments are as protective as they are holy. His cassock has...

New Neolithic Finds Near Stonehenge Site

LONDON — A new archaeological discovery at the site of an ancient village near Stonehenge promises to offer significant clues about life more than...

11 Things About Naomi Campbell

6. She Found Spirituality, But Only After the Drugs“What I found is that this strength comes,” Ms. Campbell said. “All the connections, everything...

With Oscars Moved, Golden Globes Take the Date

LOS ANGELES — The 2021 Golden Globes will take place on Feb. 28, a date that the Oscars abandoned last week in an...

Japanese Supercomputer Is Crowned World’s Speediest

China and the United States are locked in a contest to develop the world’s most powerful computers. Now a massive machine in Japan...

‘Inappropriate’ Eskimo Pie Name Will Be Retired, Company Says

The name attached to Eskimo Pie, the chocolate-covered ice cream treat that has been around for nearly a century, will soon be retired...

How to Manage the Emotional Impact of Getting Laid Off

“Acting is the best antidote to self-doubt,” Ms. Wilding said. “It shifts your mental state.”Though many relevant activities, like going to networking events...

Shooting in Charlotte Leaves Two Dead and Seven Others Wounded

Two people were shot dead and seven others injured early Monday during a gathering in Charlotte, N.C., the authorities said.Sandy D’Elosua, a spokeswoman...

Seattle Shooting, NASCAR, Roosevelt Statue: Live Updates

One person was treated for injuries after gunfire in Seattle.Another night of gunfire at Seattle’s protester-led “autonomous zone” sent a person to the...

How Humanity Unleashed a Flood of New Diseases

What do Covid-19, Ebola, Lyme and AIDS have in common? They jumped to humans from animals after we started destroying habitats and ruining...

As Some Sleepaway Summer Camps Close Down, Others Balance the Risks

“There’s no way to socially distance with an overnight camp,” Dr. Wollman-Rosenwald said.But day camps aren’t necessarily better. Children who catch the virus...

Extending a Lifeline to Museums

LONDON — The global pandemic has struck hard at countless institutions, among them most of the world’s museums. Forced to close their doors...

How to Shape Your Eyebrows at Home

Eyebrows have been a subject of obsession for centuries. During the Tang dynasty in China, women painted their brows to resemble the wings...

Meeting My Father for the First Time

I studied every man who came through the gate, looking for an older version of myself. Instead, I saw what looked like a...

Opera Has Vanished. So Have Their Dream Jobs at the Met.

The Met has continued to provide health benefits. But without their typical income, the musicians have been unable to sustain the lives once...

Red Sox Organist Fills Baseball Shutdown Void

Of all your jobs and hobbies, which do you miss the most?That’s a great question — I don’t know. What I’m finding lately...

Trump Fired Her Boss. Now She’s Taking Cases That Incensed White House.

Ms. Strauss and her husband have donated to several nonprofit organizations, including after-school programs for underprivileged teenagers and a housing provider for homeless...

Opinion | How Should We Reopen Hospitals That Closed Because of the Coronavirus?

As stay-at-home orders ease and cities reopen for business, many doctors and hospital administrators are calling for a quick return of health care...

Opinion | We Can Find Common Ground on Gay Rights and Religious Liberty

Why the high enthusiasm for gay rights in conservative, heavily Mormon Utah? No mystery. In 2015, L.G.B.T. -rights advocates, the Church of Jesus...

Opinion | Who Can We Trust With the Nuclear Button? No One

This is not idle worry. We came close to blundering into nuclear war several times during the Cold War. False alarms, in particular,...

What’s Gotten Into the Price of Cheese?

“We got swamped with Cheddar for a time,” said John Umhoefer, the executive director of the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association. ...

Why Some State Universities Are Seeing an Influx

Pepperdine, in Malibu, Calif., sent her a note quoting a line about her devotion to Christian values, from her personal essay, but she...

In a G.O.P. Stronghold, a Vacant House Seat Gives Democrats Hope

BATAVIA, N.Y. — Last time around, Nate McMurray seemed to have everything going his way.The man he was trying to unseat, Representative Chris...

Small Worlds With Lava Oceans Might Have Given Us Meteorites

“Droplets of fiery rain.” That’s how Henry Clifton Sorby, a 19th-century British mineralogist, described the tiny spheres called chondrules found within meteorites. Chondrules...

New York City Enters Its Broadest Reopening Yet: Offices

More than 100 days ago, buildings across New York shut their doors and companies sent their workers home. As the coronavirus pandemic swept...

The Growing Defiance Against Trump

Want to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up.Good morning. The coronavirus keeps spreading. A New York museum is removing a statue...

Opinion | When Luxury Brands Pretend That ‘Protest Art’ Is Enough

Three months ago, when New York government officials ordered nonessential businesses closed to slow the spread of coronavirus, high-end retailers sheathed their stores...

Who’s in the Running to Be Joe Biden’s Vice President?

June 22, 2020Joseph R. Biden Jr. is deep into his search for a running mate. The process began with a list of more...

Stock Markets Drift Lower as New Infections Rise: Live Updates

Global markets weaken on signs of new infections around the world.Global markets drifted lower on Monday, amid persistent worries about the ability of...

Opinion | The Misunderstood, Maligned Rattlesnake

“The markings are all wrong,” I said. “It has to be a timber rattler.”“It’s way too small to be a timber rattler,” my...

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