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The would-be suicide bomber told officials he chose the location near Times Square because of its holiday posters, recalling strikes in Europe against Christmas markets.
As commuters headed to work on Monday morning, someone in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square was wearing a bomb.
Amid a blur of question marks and conflicting polls, Roy S. Moore, the Republican, and Doug Jones, the Democrat, made their final appeals to voters Monday.
Alabama struggles with health care, education and infrastructure. But such issues have often been forgotten during the race between Doug Jones and Roy S. Moore.
The women said they hoped to be taken more seriously after a torrent of allegations that have toppled the careers of men in the news media, business and politics.
President Trump responded to a Times article published over the weekend that offered an inside look into a typical day.
Few predicted when Mexico joined the free-trade deal that it would transform the country in a way that would saddle millions with diet-related illnesses.
Inside the fight over federal rules on campus sexual assault.
Former graduate students say over decades the same professor made sexual advances toward them, and their reactions illustrate changing norms on campus.
Traditional methods can backfire, but ideas like teaching bystanders to intervene and promoting more women have proved effective.
The March 2018 presidential election in Russia is a sideshow to the real battle: determining what comes after President Putin’s next term ends in 2024.
The Russian president visited Syria, Egypt and Turkey all in a day, a trip underscoring new alliances and his role as a statesman.
Even after a rush-hour blast, fearmongers stoking fear of carnage and mayhem find little support in a populace adept at keeping its composure.
If it goes to the question of impeachment, Congress will need help.
Congress needs a new process for investigating harassment complaints and disciplining offenders.
Donald Trump has turned “fake news” into a battle cry to attack reporting critical of him, spawning a difficult debate in newsrooms.
A Treasury report on tax cuts that’s a sick joke, but very much in the modern G.O.P. tradition.
Blame the state’s voter suppression campaign.
Surfing political sex scandals.
Our friend Alberto Nisman was killed for trying to expose the truth behind a Buenos Aires bombing. His work is finally being vindicated.
There’s no panacea for the harm that propaganda, trolls and false news sites do to democracy, but education and public vigilance are essential.
Mr. Batali made his announcement in a statement after four women accused the chef of groping. He is also stepping aside from ABC’s “The Chew.”
The magazine said it “severed ties” with Mr. Lizza, its Washington correspondent, over “improper sexual conduct.” He denied that charge.
A top German intelligence agency said that more than 10,000 citizens were targeted, including lawmakers and government employees.
A long-awaited document says the $1.5 trillion plan will pay for itself, assuming robust economic growth from a host of policies yet to be enacted.
President Trump had announced on Twitter in July that he was barring transgender people from serving in the military, though a ban was never fully implemented.
Telecom operators have been pushing boundaries in Europe, where loopholes have left net neutrality regulations weaker than intended.
A Chinese county has a blueprint in place if a crisis in North Korea results in thousands of refugees crossing the border.
B-52s have once again been called into action in Afghanistan. A New York Times correspondent flew on one.
An annual survey showed that 58 presidents of private colleges earned more than $1 million, while the average pay package rose 9 percent.
Smaller and out-of-the-way theaters are increasingly presenting musicals angling for the big time. For the creators of “Hadestown,” the path veered way north.
She’s one of the most powerful figures in her galaxy — and one of the most iconic characters in our galaxy. A brief history of Leia Organa.
Welcome to the latest edition of the Smarter Living newsletter.
Most people make relatively few personal experiments, in both small and big things. The cost of passivity is enormous.
Artificial intelligence may make half of today’s jobs obsolete in 20 years. What careers will be left when our children grow up?
“The Complete Poems of A. R. Ammons” showcases, in two very large volumes, the friendly and searching style of a writer who twice won the National Book Award.
The Golden Globe nomination on Monday was especially gratifying for the “Molly’s Game” actress, who has been an outspoken critic of sexual harassment.
Jamar Roberts’s new “Members Don’t Get Weary” was emotional and virtuosic. And Twyla Tharp’s 1983 “Golden Section,” set to David Byrne, returned.
High-tech approaches and “reminder” packaging don’t work well. Reducing prices does.
A team of conservationists documented the plight of an emaciated polar bear in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Now some wonder what can be done to save them.
Scientists leveraged machine learning techniques to sift through recordings of dolphin clicks, which could help with monitoring the health of the sea mammals.
Which child needs psychotherapy or medication: the parent-clinger, the dog-fearer or the school-avoider?
Amid the simmering racial tensions of the time, a family in Illinois made a wrenching decision that sent a black girl and a white girl on diverging paths.
The two met on the Words With Friends app, and photos of their in-person meeting delighted thousands of people on social media.
I’ve never seen a president give up so much to so many for so little.
The Esalen Institute, a storied hippie hotel in Big Sur, Calif., has reopened with a mission to help technologists who discover that “inside they’re hurting.”