‘Whac-a-Mole’ Against Virus Sounds Reasonable, Unless You’re the Mole
When the city of Leicester was shocked with a second lockdown, it lashed back with anger and recriminations.
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New York’s Path to Trump’s Tax Records
Manhattan prosecutors scored a win with the Supreme Court's ruling that President Trump could not a block a subpoena of his financial records.
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Two Cheers for Liberalism! (Or Maybe One and a Half)
Free speech has to rest on a shared morality.
Supreme Court, Right Whales, Steve Martin: Your Thursday Evening Briefing
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
What May Happen if Schools Don't Get Billions to Reopen in Fall Safely
As President Trump and others push to get students back in the classroom this fall, educators say they need more support and clearer guidelines.
With ‘Buy American’ Economic Speech, Biden Takes On Trump and ‘MAGA’
Joseph R. Biden Jr. is laying out a populist vision with the tagline “Build Back Better,” part of an effort to challenge President Trump on the economy, Mr. Trump’s strongest issue in polling.
Join Roxane Gay to discuss ‘Hamilton,’ how we fight racism and more
On a $3,000 Monthly Budget, They Wanted a Brooklyn Duplex. Which Did They Pick?
Tired of living in a building with a dormlike atmosphere, one couple went in search of a more residential setup. Here’s what they found.
Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon Is Found Dead
Mayor Park Won-soon vanished a day after a secretary accused him of sexual harassment, two TV stations reported. His body was later found by the police in the South Korean capital.
Join Lauren Kelley to discuss the SCOTUS decisions on birth control and abortion
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Supreme Court Rules Trump Cannot Block Release of Financial Records
The president has gone to great lengths to shield his tax returns and other financial records from public scrutiny.
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Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Oklahoma Indian Claim
A criminal defendant argued that state authorities were powerless to prosecute him within the historical boundaries of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation.
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How Berkeley Could Remove the Police From Traffic Stops
Thursday: The city’s proposal appears to be the first of its kind in the country. Also: A coronavirus update.
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A Missed Warning About Silent Coronavirus Infections
Why an early scientific report of symptom-free cases went unheeded.
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Naya Rivera, ‘Glee’ Actress, Is Missing at California Lake
Rescuers were searching Lake Piru in Ventura County for the 33-year-old actress late Wednesday night.
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Brazil's Bolsonaro Hails Hydroxychloroquine Even as He Fights Coronavirus
He is infected and has Covid-19 symptoms, but Brazil’s president still endorses hydroxychloroquine, an unproven treatment. He projects optimism amid a pandemic that kills over 1,000 Brazilians a day.
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Join Kara Swisher to discuss the coming face-off between big tech and Congress
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