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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:14:59 GMTCeline Ryan at her home in Rochester Hills, Mich., this week. She is now cancer-free after immunotherapy treatment.The recovery of a woman with advanced colon cancer, after treatment with cells from her own immune system, may help doctors develop new treatments for other patients.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:01:59 GMTInside President Rodrigo Duterte’s brutal antidrug campaign in the Philippines, our photojournalist documented 57 homicide victims over 35 days.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:40:54 GMTClockwise from top left: Sasha Lane and Shia LaBeouf in “American Honey”; “Sausage Party”; Alex Hibbert in “Moonlight”; Sandra Hüller in “Toni Erdmann”; Mihai Comanoiu and Alberto Dinache in “Aferim!”; and Ralph Fiennes and Tilda Swinton in “A Bigger Splash.”The film critics of The New York Times — Manohla Dargis, A. O. Scott and Stephen Holden — share their picks for the best movies of the year.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:52:47 GMTResearch shows that only half of Americans in their 30s earn more than their parents did at the same age. A few decades ago, nearly all adults did.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:21:02 GMTThe president-elect is running two post-campaign campaigns: one high and one low, one of frivolity and one of enormous consequence.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:58:57 GMTVenture past Sydney’s Central Business District to where residents live and play, and you’ll discover that the city’s heart is nowhere near the center of town.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 17:17:08 GMTMoxie Marlinspike, who founded Open Whisper Systems, the nonprofit that developed the messaging app Signal.Signal, an encrypted chat service, is a must in an era when companies collect ever more information about users and government surveillance may expand.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:07:31 GMTThe challenges of crossing railroad bridges in La Ruta de Los Conquistadores, an annual mountain bike race in Costa Rica, are many: ties slick with oil, yawning gaps and boys who delight in playfully taunting the racers.La Ruta de Los Conquistadores, a three-day race across Costa Rica, pits participants against steep climbs, muddy trails and waterways that may or may not contain crocodiles.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:01:57 GMTNew research reveals how water has changed across the surface of the earth over the last 30 years.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:00:26 GMTWorkers in a lettuce field this past week at a farm in Alamar, outside Havana.Consumption by visitors — nearly 3.5 million last year — is overwhelming supplies and raising prices, forcing families to make do with even less than usual.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:58:40 GMTOver Memorial Day weekend, when The New York Times tracked every shooting in Chicago, the largest concentration of them was in the city’s 11th police district. But why?
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:21:20 GMTObama tried to make the world like the United States. Look where that got us.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:07:17 GMTJohn Glenn with the Friendship 7 in 1962. He was hailed as a national hero and a symbol of the space age as the first American to orbit Earth.Mr. Glenn was a symbol of the space age as the first American to orbit Earth, then became a national political figure representing Ohio in the Senate.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 23:00:28 GMTScott Pruitt, the Oklahoma attorney general, at Trump Tower in Manhattan on Wednesday.Mr. Pruitt, the Oklahoma attorney general, has been a key architect of the legal battle against President Obama’s climate change policies.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:00:03 GMTAnn Patchett at her bookstore, Parnassus Books, in Nashville, with one of her shop dogs.If bookstores are a must on your travel itinerary, Ann Patchett has a road map for you.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:57:37 GMTBenham Satah, an Iranian refugee, in Lorengau, on Manus Island in Papua New Guinea.The world’s refugee crisis knows no more sinister exercise in cruelty than Australia’s island prisons.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:00:26 GMTAmanda Delekta, 20, the political director for the College Republicans at the University of Michigan, in her bedroom near campus in Ann Arbor, Mich., last week.Republican students feel estranged from colleges where the institutional bias leans left, and university officials fear tensions will increase after the inauguration.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:00:22 GMTWhile some nutritionists have encouraged the protein craze, a number of experts are urging caution.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:21:20 GMTStudents protesting air pollution in California, in 1970.The incoming administration is blind to the benefits of a healthy environment, including to business.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:01:22 GMTAndrew F. Puzder at Trump Tower in Manhattan on Wednesday.Mr. Puzder, chief executive of the company behind Hardee’s and Carl’s Jr., also strongly supports repealing the Affordable Care Act.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:17:19 GMTMany of Mr. Trump’s selections hold views that are further to the right of the general public.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:25:23 GMTA 99-million-year-old piece of amber with a feathered dinosaur tail trapped inside.A Chinese paleontologist’s discovery in an amber market is offering new insights into the evolution of feathers.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:39:56 GMTSupporters of President-elect Donald Trump at a rally in Ohio last week.The deep pessimism they expressed just a few months ago is beginning to abate. How long will their newfound optimism last?
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:00:02 GMTThe year’s best books, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:21:20 GMTTaking a selfie with the White House. Pennsylvania Avenue is closed so reviewing stands can be erected for the inaugural parade.These days, Washington’s monuments are aglow and festive. But soon, most everything inscribed in stone will be tested.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:21:19 GMTJames “Mad Dog” Mattis at a rally for Donald Trump in North Carolina on Tuesday.Poor Al Gore, thinking the president-elect had paid attention to what he said about climate change.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:19:02 GMTRemember gadgets? They were wonderful, and now they’re no more.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:42:32 GMTGrousing about female superiority lets everyone off the hook.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:53:00 GMTMentor, sage, guru.You thought he was a movie star. But he has been a guru all along.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:44:35 GMTPresident-elect Donald J. Trump boarded his plane at La Guardia Airport on Friday for events planned in Baton Rouge, La., and Grand Rapids, Mich.The Trump transition team is circulating an intrusive questionnaire seeking the names and emails of Energy Department employees involved in climate policy.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:00:01 GMTA few simple precautions, including consuming carbohydrates during exhausting workouts, might help to keep our immune systems robust.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:10:46 GMTVice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. at the Capitol on Tuesday.The 21st Century Cures Act, already passed by the House, was backed by an unusual alliance of pharmaceutical companies and patients desperate for cures.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:12:33 GMTThe recreation yard at Lafayette Parish Jail in Lafayette, La.Are too many people in America locked up? A new report looks at the possibilities. Choose how you would respond in four case studies in our quiz.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:25:57 GMTChuck Jones, president of United Steelworkers Local 1999, criticized President-elect Donald J. Trump’s claims of how many jobs he saved in Indianapolis. Mr. Trump fired back on Twitter, accusing him of doing “a terrible job representing workers.”Donald J. Trump’s Twitter attacks on a leader of a blue-collar union local have raised concerns about how the president-elect will behave after he takes office.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:41:47 GMTThe Electoral College is supposed to determine if a candidate is qualified to be president. Mr. Trump has not met its standards.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 21:16:53 GMTBryan Hunt, the executive chef, left, and Tom Colicchio at the bar next to Mr. Colicchio’s soon-to-open restaurant, Fowler & Wells, at the Beekman hotel in Manhattan.Florence Fabricant looks forward to old-style luxury, new Nordic cooking and reinvented Asian dishes.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 23:20:48 GMTPresident-elect Donald J. Trump toured the Carrier plant in Indianapolis last week.The president-elect’s attitude toward women has been a problematic issue for a long time. With the tapping of the fast-food executive Andrew F. Puzder, look for more questions to emerge.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:21:01 GMTHarry Reid in his office earlier this year.Ending the ability to filibuster presidential nominations was the right thing to do, and I stand by it.