Alexandra Alter, who covers the books industry for The Times, discussed the tech she’s using.Given that you write about the books industry, how do you prefer to read books?
Every Friday, pop critics for The New York Times weigh in on the week’s most notable new songs and videos — and anything else that strikes them as intriguing.This week, Tracey Thorn returns, Chick Corea and Steve Gadd team for a double album, and the Chainsmokers turn moody.
An Israeli soldier on a street that separates an Israeli settlement and a Palestinian neighborhood in the West Bank city of Hebron.Credit
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HEBRON, West Bank — The Israeli soldier stands at the entrance to Shuhada Street.
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“Climate change is destroying children’s futures,” noted Justin Forsyth, the deputy executive director of Unicef.In Kutubdia, climate change is not the only issue.
The Sundance Film Festival started Thursday in Park City, Utah, where through Jan.28 many of the year’s most anticipated indie films will be making their debuts.
CreditErin Schaff for The New York TimesCreditTom Brenner/The New York TimesThe Senate convened Friday morning, but no vote had been scheduled on the resolution passed by the House the night before.CreditAl Drago for The New York TimesWhile President Trump spoke from the Rose Garden during the annual March for Life, Senator Chuck Schumer of New York, the Democratic leader, arrived at the White House.
In contrast to Olympic officials, Paralympic officials have demanded that Russian officials admit to the schemes before the country’s team returns to competition.In clearing a path for Russian athletes, the International Olympic Committee sought to emphasize the wrongdoers it had indeed excluded.
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“Senate Democrats own the Schumer Shutdown,” the White House press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said in a statement.Graphic
These Factions in Congress, Split Over ‘Dreamers,’ Could Lead to Government Shutdown
A deal to avoid closing the federal government hinges on Senate Democrats, and some Republicans, who want to include protections for young undocumented immigrants.
Simona Halep on Saturday after averting an upset by the unseeded Lauren Davis of the United States, in a third-round match at the Australian Open that lasted three hours and 44 minutes.She had been up a break at 5-4, 6-5 and 8-7 in the third, which lasted two hours and 22 minutes.
Protester at a rally against President Trump’s travel ban at Foley Square in Manhattan last month.17-965, came almost a year after the first travel ban, issued a week after Mr.
Pope Francis arriving in Chile on Monday.And Pope Francis missed it again in Chile.
Gymnasts Confront Larry Nassar Over Sexual Abuse
Aly Raisman and Jordyn Wieber were among several gymnasts who spoke during the sentencing hearing for Lawrence G.— Armed with pieces of paper etched with their memories of sexual abuse, they stepped forward, one by one — nearly 100 of them, with more to come.
”Of course, day care centers aren’t always a welcome addition to a neighborhood.’ Then the city would come in and say, ‘This is clearly not a day care, have a nice day,’” Ms.
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A neighbor of Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky intends to plead guilty to a federal felony charge after he tackled the senator in November in an assault set off by the placement of a pile of brush, the man’s lawyer said on Friday., was charged on Friday with assaulting a member of Congress resulting in personal injury, the United States attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, Josh J.
Emily Kilbourn, in Bethlehem, Connecticut, wears hers when she’s going somewhere she knows she’ll run into conservatives: “Amazing what a smile, wave, and a tip of the pussy hat will do!The pink pussy hat is a reminder of the power of women and the visual statement of our walking together that day, united.
And gangs increasingly rely on sex trafficking to support themselves.That will help them to uncover human trafficking crimes and combat modern forms of slavery.
In a nutshell, the stock market in the United States has generated enormous wealth for investors, and in recent months it has roared ahead with scarcely a setback, raising questions about how sustainable those gains really are.Is the Stock Market Too Quiet for Its Own Good?
Even if we know the scent, we may say mud smells like earth, or a watermelon smells like, um, watermelon.Even though they shared related languages and a home environment, the Semaq Beri had a superior abilitiy at putting words to odors.
President Trump spoke Friday at a live broadcast from the Rose Garden during the annual March for Life rally on the National Mall.As thousands of anti-abortion marchers gathered on the National Mall in Washington in the annual March for Life on Friday, Mr.