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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 07:30:22 GMTUgandan troops serving with the African Union Mission in Somalia in 2012. About 200 to 300 American Special Operations troops work with soldiers from African nations to carry out raids, senior American military officials said.With lessons from the “Black Hawk Down” battle of 1993, the Obama administration has intensified America’s military role in the past year.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:58:20 GMTHillary Clinton during a fund-raiser in California last week.Mrs. Clinton has been scarred by old missteps and paralyzed by her husband’s history of facing accusations of sexual misconduct.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:14:10 GMTDonald J. Trump, speaking to supporters at a rally in Portsmouth, N.H., on Saturday.Mr. Trump, offering no evidence, suggested to a crowd in New Hampshire that Hillary Clinton may have been on drugs during their last debate.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 16:20:22 GMTHouse Speaker Paul D. Ryan, in Wisconsin on Friday.The House speaker, no fan from the start, struggles to safeguard his party’s control of Congress while declining to defend the billionaire candidate’s every misstep.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 01:28:08 GMTPeter Thiel will give $1.25 million to Donald J. Trump’s presidential bid through a combination of super PAC donations and funds given directly to the campaign.The billionaire investor, the only prominent supporter of the Republican candidate in the tech community, joins a very short list of large Trump contributors.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:03:18 GMTHillary Clinton speaking to members of the media aboard her campaign plane on Sept. 6.How WikiLeaks made the author a talking point for Trump.
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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 17:33:01 GMTMohammed bin Salman, Saudi Arabia’s deputy crown prince, has a hand in nearly all elements of Saudi policy.Prince Mohammed bin Salman has quickly emerged as the most dynamic royal in the Arab world’s wealthiest nation, setting up a potential rivalry for the throne.
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 18:53:37 GMTTwo new studies suggest that exercise may well influence when and how much people drink — and that the interplay might be a good thing.
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 20:27:58 GMTOlder people are the most frequent victims of serious falls. Here are some ways to prevent them.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 18:57:14 GMTBefore a game in July, the Minnesota Lynx teammates Rebekkah Brunson, left, and Natasha Howard wore T-shirts to support the Black Lives Matter movement. W.N.B.A. fines for such shirts were later rescinded.W.N.B.A. players were among the first to stage protests over the issues of race, violence and policing in the United States, and they have held firm over the course of the league’s 20th season.
Sun, 11 Sep 2016 07:16:52 GMTThis week, Kurt Andersen reviews Jonathan Lethem’s “A Gambler’s Anatomy”; plus, reviews of a new biography of Hitler, Jodi Picoult’s new novel and much more.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 18:11:54 GMTPotato harvesting this month for Sagaponack Farm Distillery on Long Island.Potato growers find a new way to survive in one of the nation’s most expensive ZIP codes.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:11:46 GMTThe rotunda of Gould Memorial Library, at Bronx Community College in University Heights, is one of the many architectural marvels on view this weekend as part of Open House New York.It’s a big city, with plenty to do, see, hear and watch. This guide is a sampling of cultural highlights taking place in New York this weekend and over the week ahead.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 22:26:02 GMTSecretary of State John Kerry, on the phone on Saturday, met with the Russian foreign minister to discuss that country’s involvement in the siege of the Syrian city of Aleppo.Secretary of State John Kerry and the Russian foreign minister met one-on-one, but could not broker an agreement to help bring relief to the besieged city.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 02:44:16 GMTThe Hwasong-10 missile, which the North successfully tested in June, exploded shortly after liftoff on Saturday, the South Korean military said.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 04:24:00 GMTDennis Byrd spoke at a ceremony retiring his number during a Jets game in 2012.Byrd, 50, a former defensive lineman, had recovered after being temporarily paralyzed in a 1992 game.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 01:59:40 GMTFour people were killed and nine others were injured on Saturday after a pickup truck plunged off a bridge in San Diego.Nine other people were injured, including the driver, who officials said would be arrested.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 05:57:19 GMTChicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero celebrated after hitting a grand slam against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the eighth.A series of walks kept Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman out of the way, but also loaded the bases. Then Miguel Montero delivered the third pinch-hit grand slam in postseason history.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:50:31 GMTShaun Reed, using an old Serbian country tradition, humorously asked Cassandra Ilich’s parents for her hand in marriage.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 11:00:32 GMT“Public Fishing Areas #31,” by Anthony Hernandez.Anthony Hernandez has his first career retrospective, at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, a rising power in the photography world.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 17:34:31 GMTIn Milan, Bottega Veneta combined the men’s and women’s collection show.As more and more labels add men’s wear to their women’s wear shows, who benefits? Two critics debate the question.