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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:06:28 GMTThe president called him “a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience.”
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 02:01:24 GMTA group of refugees walking on a highway in Denmark toward Sweden in 2015. Statistics in Sweden found no appreciable increase in crimes from 2015, when the country processed a record 163,000 asylum applications, to 2016.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.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:10:11 GMTEmmanuel Macron, center, a French presidential candidate, in southern France on Friday. The head of his party said Mr. Macron had been targeted by Russian news channels.The rise of sophisticated hacks and a torrent of fake news coincide with angry populist movements across the Continent, and officials are nervous.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:25:14 GMTProtesters gathered outside Parliament in London on Monday to demonstrate against a formal state visit for President Trump.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 00:03:48 GMTDonald J. Trump at the announcement of the establishment of Trump University in 2005. As president-elect, he paid $25 million to settle three lawsuits against the now-defunct institution.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 10:00:17 GMTSenator Charles E. Grassley, right, and Judge Neil M. Gorsuch this month in Washington.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 10:00:24 GMTCongregation Beth Elohim in Brooklyn was filled on Feb. 6 for an evening of strategizing against President Trump.The president has not set foot in the city since his inauguration, puzzling and emboldening some protesters in his hometown.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:02 GMTJudge Neil M. Gorsuch, center, President Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court. His decisions in libel and related cases show no inclination to cut back on protections for the press.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.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:33:24 GMTPresident Trump at a news conference Thursday. “I have nothing to do with Russia,” he told reporters. “To the best of my knowledge, no person that I deal with does.”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 03:43:04 GMTJared Kushner and Ivanka Trump this month at the White House. Ms. Trump converted to Judaism before marrying Mr. Kushner.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 01:47:20 GMTMilo Yiannopoulos last month in Boulder, Colo. The Conservative Political Action Conference rescinded its invitation for him to speak to the group after his comments about pedophilia.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 12:00:56 GMT“He’s a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience,” President Trump said of Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, left, his new national security adviser.Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:02:27 GMTHerbert Murray, cleaning a sidewalk near you.Tuesday: Getting rid of gum, trekking from New York City to Canada, and celebrating Black History Month.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:12:08 GMTRepresentative Kevin McCarthy of California, the majority leader, at his office in the U.S. Capitol.Tuesday: Name confusion vexes a California representative and assemblyman, a Whittier police officer is killed, and clam digging in Humboldt Bay.
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:29 GMTThe 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.
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 11:00:03 GMTA longtime flight attendant says that politeness helps improve a trip, as does bringing your own food for the ride.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:16 GMTYasin Abu Bakr, second from right, speaking with other Muslims at his mosque in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.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 10:00:17 GMTMayor Kasim Reed of Atlanta delivering his State of the City address this month. An investigation into charges of bribery involving city contracts has prompted the mayor to defend his legacy.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.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:14:39 GMTAging vehicles are stored in the old workshops of Fordlândia, Brazil, a community founded in 1928 by Henry Ford.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 20:47:03 GMTA Hubble Space Telescope image of a group of interacting galaxies called Arp 273.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 23:25:23 GMTHillary Clinton chatting backstage with Glenn Close, star of “Sunset Boulevard.”For Broadway audiences, she’s become a familiar sight — and another reason to applaud.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:34:42 GMTRed Crescent workers collected the bodies of migrants on Monday from a beach near the town of Zawiya, Libya.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 12:07:12 GMTSgt. Elor Azaria, center, with his mother in a military courtroom in Tel Aviv on Tuesday before he received an 18-month sentence for manslaughter.The sergeant shot an incapacitated Palestinian lying on his back, a case that has divided Israelis and prompted calls for a pardon.
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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:01:21 GMTPeter Dubens, the co-founder and managing partner of Oakley Capital Private Equity, is the investor behind Alexa Chung’s fashion label.Peter Dubens, co-founder of Oakley Capital, has financed both Alexa Chung and Bella Freud.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:01:22 GMTVadim Vasilyev, the vice president of A.S. Monaco, remembers the “tough” night in 2015 when he explained to fans the club’s shift away from signing star players.Financial fair-play rules forced a change in club strategy, one that has had some unexpectedly happy results.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:58:33 GMTFraudsters are throwing themselves in front of cars or buses to extort money from motorists, but the results are often unconvincing.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:00:12 GMTLike many New Yorkers, the staff and operations of Eleven Madison Park will spend this summer in the Hamptons. They will take over the restaurant Moby’s, opening it in late June as EMP Summer House.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 00:57:49 GMTDick Bruna in 2005 at the opening of an exhibition devoted to his Miffy books in The Hague.The Dutch writer and illustrator was known for children’s books depicting a sparely drawn round white rabbit who gained a worldwide following.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:49:47 GMTIvanka Trump in “The Nutcracker” nearly 30 years ago.Ms. Trump’s personal history as a collector and ballet dancer suggests a longstanding interest in culture.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:58:18 GMTYou do have to boil the pasta in a pot before adding it to the sheet pan. But that extra pot is well worth the washing for such a satisfying meatless main course.This spicy pasta with roasted broccoli, ricotta and a crisp bread-crumb topping comes together quickly.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:04:50 GMTSeth Meyers taking on President Trump’s claim that the news media is an “enemy” of the American people.Most late-night hosts took a break on Presidents’ Day. But Stephen Colbert and Seth Meyers spent it roasting the president.