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Trump Chooses H.R. McMaster as National Security Adviser
The president called him “a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience.”
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:06:28 GMT)

White House Memo: From an Anchor’s Lips to Trump’s Ears to Sweden’s Disbelief
A diplomatic dispute with Sweden illustrates the unusual approach the president takes to foreign policy, as well as the influence that television can have on his thinking.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:35:13 GMT)

Europe Combats a New Foe of Political Stability: Fake News
The rise of sophisticated hacks and a torrent of fake news coincide with angry populist movements across the Continent, and officials are nervous.
(Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:10:11 GMT)

‘I Am Ashamed’ vs. ‘Get Over It’: U.K. Parliament Debates Trump Visit
More than 1.8 million Britons backed a petition to deny a state visit. “The intellectual capacity of the president is protozoan,” a lawmaker said.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:25:14 GMT)

For-Profit Schools, an Obama Target, See New Day Under Trump
The Education Department, whose scrutiny has led hundreds of campuses to close, is now led by Betsy DeVos, who has investments in the industry.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:03:48 GMT)

Town Hall Briefing: What to Watch: Republicans Return to Town Halls, and Protesters Follow
A number of Republicans will be hearing from constituents on Tuesday, and New York Times reporters will be there to gauge the sentiment.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:02:24 GMT)

Protesters Ready for Trump’s First Visit to New York as President
The president has not set foot in the city since his inauguration, puzzling and emboldening some protesters in his hometown.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:12:26 GMT)

Sidebar: On Free Press, Supreme Court Pick at Odds With Trump
President Trump pledged to “open up” libel laws, but his nominee, Neil M. Gorsuch, has shown no inclination to cut back on protections for the press.
(Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:02 GMT)

Contradicting Trump on Russia: Russian Officials
President Trump has insisted his campaign had no contact with Russian officials — denials that stand at odds with the utterances of Russian officials themselves.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:33:24 GMT)

Ivanka Trump Calls for Tolerance After Threats on Jewish Centers
Ms. Trump, a convert to Judaism, posted a Twitter message calling for “religious tolerance” after 11 separate bomb scares were called into Jewish community centers around the country.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:43:04 GMT)

Milo Yiannopoulos’s Pedophilia Comments Cost Him CPAC Role and Book Deal
The publication of a video in which the contentious Breitbart News editor condoned sexual relations with boys seemed to be more than conference organizers could tolerate.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:47:20 GMT)

H.R. McMaster, Mike Pence, Vitaly Churkin: Your Tuesday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:00:56 GMT)

New York Today: New York Today: Blasting Gum Off Sidewalks
Tuesday: Getting rid of gum, trekking from New York City to Canada, and celebrating Black History Month.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:02:27 GMT)

California Today: California Today: Lawmakers With Little in Common, Except a Name
Tuesday: Name confusion vexes a California representative and assemblyman, a Whittier police officer is killed, and clam digging in Humboldt Bay.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:12:08 GMT)

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(Thu, 25 Feb 2016 08:18:20 GMT)

Firsthand Account: The Assassination of Malcolm X
The civil rights leader Malcolm X was killed Feb. 21, 1965, at a rally in New York City. Hear from a witness and visit the site of the assassination — in the past, present and in 360 video.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:29 GMT)

Travel Tips: How to Have a Better Flight
A longtime flight attendant says that politeness helps improve a trip, as does bringing your own food for the ride.
(Thu, 29 Dec 2016 11:00:03 GMT)

Trying to Stanch Trinidad’s Flow of Young Recruits to ISIS
Officials in Trinidad and Tobago are scrambling to close a pipeline that has sent a steady stream of Muslims to Syria to take up arms for the Islamic State.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:16 GMT)

Unease Spreads in Atlanta as a City Contracting Scandal Brews
A brick thrown through a window, dead rodents left on steps and a threat to a contractor have become symbols of a federal inquiry into bribery charges.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:17 GMT)

Reporter’s Notebook: Deep in Brazil’s Amazon, Exploring the Ruins of Ford’s Fantasyland
The town of Fordlândia, founded in 1928 by Henry Ford, stands as a crumbling testament to the folly of trying to bend the jungle to the will of man.
(Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:14:39 GMT)

Out There: Cosmos Controversy: The Universe Is Expanding, but How Fast?
A small discrepancy in the value of a long-sought number has fostered a debate about just how well we know the cosmos.
(Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:47:03 GMT)

Hillary Clinton’s in the House
For Broadway audiences, she’s become a familiar sight — and another reason to applaud.
(Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:25:23 GMT)

Police in Afghanistan Surround Vice President’s House
Soldiers and police officers appeared to be trying to arrest nine aides to Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum accused of kidnapping a political rival.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:02:32 GMT)

Bodies of 74 Migrants Wash Up on Libyan Coast
The victims were believed to have come from a shipwrecked boat that was found along the shore, an ominous sign before the high season for crossings to Europe.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:34:42 GMT)

Elor Azaria, Israeli Soldier Who Killed Wounded Assailant, Gets 18 Months in Prison
The sergeant shot an incapacitated Palestinian lying on his back, a case that has divided Israelis and prompted calls for a pardon.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:07:12 GMT)

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(Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:38:47 GMT)

Vatican and Rome’s Jewish Museum Team Up for Menorah Exhibit
The collaboration, centered on a famous candelabrum that has been missing for centuries, is being hailed as “a historic event.”
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:12:55 GMT)

The Businessman Behind Cool British Fashion Brands
Peter Dubens, co-founder of Oakley Capital, has financed both Alexa Chung and Bella Freud.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:01:21 GMT)

A.S. Monaco: From Billionaire’s Plaything to Soccer Prodigies’ Hub
Financial fair-play rules forced a change in club strategy, one that has had some unexpectedly happy results.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:01:22 GMT)

Sinosphere: Scammers in China Fake Road Injuries, but Cameras Capture the Truth
Fraudsters are throwing themselves in front of cars or buses to extort money from motorists, but the results are often unconvincing.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:58:34 GMT)

Eleven Madison Park Plans a Makeover and a Summer Pop-Up
The top-rated Manhattan restaurant will close for three months of renovation and open a more casual version in the Hamptons.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:12 GMT)

Dick Bruna, Author of Miffy Books, Is Dead at 89
The Dutch writer and illustrator was known for children’s books depicting a sparely drawn round white rabbit who gained a worldwide following.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:57:49 GMT)

Might Ivanka Trump Speak Up if Her Father Guts the Arts?
Ms. Trump’s personal history as a collector and ballet dancer suggests a longstanding interest in culture.
(Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:49:47 GMT)

A Good Appetite: For Maximum Crunch (and Convenience), Pull Out Your Sheet Pan
This spicy pasta with roasted broccoli, ricotta and a crisp bread-crumb topping comes together quickly.
(Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:58:18 GMT)

Best of Late Night: A Working Holiday for Colbert and Meyers
Most late-night hosts took a break on Presidents’ Day. But Stephen Colbert and Seth Meyers spent it roasting the president.
(Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:04:50 GMT)

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