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Pressed by Climate Activists, Senate Democrats to ‘Go on Offense’

WASHINGTON — Facing a showdown vote as early as this month over the embattled “Green New…

‘The Island Always Brings You Back’: Finding a Caribbean Home

Here is everything I knew about Mafolie before I went to the Caribbean island of St.…

The Shift: How Napalm Is a Cautionary Tale for Tech Giants Pursuing Military Contracts

Over the past few months, a fierce debate has erupted in Silicon Valley over whether large…

Sidebar: Precedent, Meet Clarence Thomas. You May Not Get Along.

WASHINGTON — Justice Clarence Thomas was busy in February. As usual, he asked no questions during…

Erdogan Tries to Ease the Pain of Turkey’s Bad Economy. It’s Still Hurting.

ISTANBUL — At a recent rally to open the campaign before municipal elections in March, President…

wirecutter: Fitness Gear to Go

Traveling can wreak havoc on your fitness. If you are lucky, all the sightseeing you do…

The Checkup: Using Arts Education to Help Other Lessons Stick

In “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn,” Betty Smith’s 1943 autobiographical novel about growing up poor in…

The New Health Care: The Opioid Dilemma: Saving Lives in the Long Run Can Take Lives in the Short Run

The unavoidable tension in attacking the opioid crisis is which time frame you’re talking about. In…

Personal Health: Want to Leave a Legacy? Be a Mentor

Encouraged by a grandfatherly professor at Cornell, in my sophomore year I gave a speech asking…

Netflix hits back after Spielberg Oscars backlash

Netflix has hit back at an apparent backlash to its eligibility for the Oscars from filmmaker…

‘Miracle’ as young sisters found alive in woods after 44 hrs

Two sisters aged five and eight have been found alive after spending 44 hours lost in…

Huawei Said to Be Preparing to Sue the U.S. Government

SHANGHAI — The Chinese electronics giant Huawei is preparing to sue the United States government for…

Patriots’ Owner Robert Kraft’s Power Faces Its Biggest Test

Two Fridays ago, Robert K. Kraft, the owner of the New England Patriots, was in Los…

Kenya Helicopter Crash Kills 4 Americans, Police Say

A helicopter carrying four Americans crashed in Kenya, killing them and the pilot, the Kenyan police…

Murder Case Poses Dilemma for Hong Kong on Sending Suspects to China

HONG KONG — Before she went on holiday with her boyfriend, the young woman from Hong…