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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Press Pointed Attacks in Debate
In the first general-election debate, Mr. Trump criticized Mrs. Clinton on trade and her email practices, and she called him unfit to be commander in chief.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:47:08 GMT)

Our Fact Checks of the First Debate
Our team of reporters fact-checked Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump on the economy, trade and other issues.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:18:51 GMT)

Presidential Debate: Here’s What You Missed
Hillary Clinton and Donald J. Trump clashed about trade deals and their tax plans during their first presidential debate.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:01:36 GMT)

Unrelenting Assault on Aleppo Is Called Worst Yet Syria’s Civil War
Residents and rescuers described the bombardment as among the worst yet in the five-year war.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:22:12 GMT)

Witness Details Origins of Bridge Plot and Links Scheme to Christie Aides
David Wildstein, the mastermind behind the lane closings, testified that Gov. Chris Christie’s former campaign manager knew about the plan and that it was meant as political retribution.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:14:26 GMT)

Derrick Rose Case Is Subject of Los Angeles Police Investigation
The Police Department confirmed it was conducting its own inquiry into a rape accusation against Rose that is the subject of a civil suit. At the Knicks’ preseason media day, Rose said he would be proved innocent.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:37:52 GMT)

After Five Decades of War, Colombia Signs Peace Agreement With Rebels
The government on Monday ended a war with the FARC rebels, ending a conflict that killed as many as 220,000 people and displaced more than 5 million.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:39:11 GMT)

To the Moon, North Korea? Or Does a Rocket Have a Darker Aim?
The North explains a rocket engine test as a moonshot, but intelligence agencies are exploring another option: the beginnings of a missile that could reach the American mainland.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 01:24:02 GMT)

U.S. Murders Surged in 2015, F.B.I. Finds
The 10.8 percent increase in the rate of murders from 2014 to 2015 was the largest year-to-year increase in at least 20 years, a report from the bureau said.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:41:41 GMT)

What to Watch as Congress Nears Deadline to Avert Shutdown
The houses have until midnight Friday to come up with a plan to fund the government through early December, or once again, it will be lights out for many operations.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:47:04 GMT)

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(Thu, 25 Feb 2016 07:18:20 GMT)

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(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:58:21 GMT)

New York Tonight: The First Debate and More Testimony About the Bridge Scandal
What you need to know about the presidential debate, the continuing George Washington Bridge drama and a collision in the Lincoln Tunnel.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 02:48:53 GMT)

Recipes to Debate
Chicken breasts with lemon, green beans with shallots and more bipartisan dishes.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:15:03 GMT)

Sketch Guy: An Essential Budget Query: Is This Spending Aligned with My Values?
Values-based budgeting starts with noticing where your money is going, and then assessing whether that is what’s important to you, a financial planner writes.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:17:01 GMT)

Wells Fargo Workers Claim Retaliation for Playing by the Rules
In two lawsuits seeking class-action status, workers say they were fired or demoted for acting ethically and falling short of unrealistic sales goals.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:26:17 GMT)

Kerr Putney, Charlotte Chief, Had Cause in His Life to Distrust Police
Caught between defending his officers and regaining the trust of many who claim he has reacted badly to the fatal police shooting of a black man.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:55:54 GMT)

Chris Bosh’s Desire to Play Leaves Heat at an Ethical Crossroads
Bosh’s last two seasons have been cut short by blood clots, and Miami has indicated it doesn’t want him to step on the court this season, or perhaps ever again.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:04:37 GMT)

White House Letter: Michelle and George: The Embrace Seen Around the World
The Bush and Obama families have a deep bond, thanks to the shared experience of life in the White House and George W. Bush’s decorum as an ex-president.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:33:04 GMT)

ScienceTake: Pigeons Resist Misguided Leaders
When the leader of a homing pigeon flock goes the wrong way, the flock still finds its way home.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:00:51 GMT)

What in the World: Buy Me Some Peanuts and Wiener Nougat
The similarities between the Finnish game of pesapallo and baseball are striking, as are the differences. (Wiener Nougat, a Finnish candy, is not like Cracker Jack.)
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:34 GMT)

Why the Fashion World Is Obsessed With ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’
The reality show pits would-be “drag superstars” against each other in a campy contest. No wonder the fashion industry can’t stop watching.
(Sat, 24 Sep 2016 10:00:02 GMT)

Nonfiction: Anthony Doerr Reviews a New Book on Time Travel
James Gleick’s “Time Travel: A History” is a fascinating mash-up of philosophy, literary criticism, physics and cultural observation.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMT)

Can Maastricht Take Manhattan?
The European Fine Art Fair, Tefaf, hopes its American debut at the Park Avenue Armory helps offset the fair’s shrinking audience in Europe.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:42:07 GMT)

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