The authorities confronted militants in three places, and one of them blew himself up, wounding five security officers and six bystanders.
Historical observations of bright nights that were almost like daytime have a new explanation in forces of the upper atmosphere.
A verdict in the genocide prosecution of Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, the last surviving leaders of a movement that killed 1.7 million people, could take months.
The nurse, Genene Jones, is currently serving concurrent sentences in the death of a girl and injury to a child in 1984. The new charges come ahead of her planned release from prison next year.
Senator Dean Heller of Nevada became the latest Republican to say he cannot support a bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act in its current form.
"They'd like to get certain changes. And we'll see if we can take care of that," Trump said.
By: Clifton Leaf
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell may have found a way out of the GOP’s healthcare mess.
By: Sally C. Pipes
Republicans failed to repeal and replace the law.
"Millions will lose care and tens of thousands will die so I can get a huge tax cut."
By: Alana Abramson
The fate of the Republican health bill could lie in their hands
Planned Parenthood, threatened with a cutoff of more than 40 percent of its funding, is mobilizing to bring down the Republican health care bill.
There is nothing simple about the work of Belkis Ayón, a printmaker who drew her inspiration from the Abaquá, a secret male society with an origin story based on female betrayal.
It was a second hung jury for Ray Tensing, the ex-officer charged in the death of Samuel DuBose during a botched traffic stop in 2015 in Cincinnati.
The Trump administration began searching early on for ways to free Austin Tice, a journalist who has been missing since 2012.
The move reflects a changing business in which traditional food magazines, and a Manhattan address, are less important.
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Officials also confirmed that the blaze began with a faulty refrigerator, and that it was not started intentionally.
The European Union and Japan are close to an agreement that would bring together two giants encompassing a quarter of the world’s economy.
The group’s president, Jeff Mason of Reuters, met with Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, on Thursday to discuss the issue to no avail.
A group of Democratic senators obtained call scripts from companies collecting overdue tax debt and found what they said were a range of abuses.
Ms. O’Donnell, currently the theater’s artistic director, said her departure was “absolutely voluntary.”
“It’s been awhile, and maybe it’s time,” the film star said, after asking, “When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?”
Hours after Johnny Depp made controversial comments about President Donald Trump, the White House issued a statement condemning anyone who makes threatening remarks.
To generations of mayors, governors and ordinary New Yorkers, Mr. Pressman, WNBC’s senior correspondent, seemed always on the scene.
The play, which won two Tony Awards and was set to close on June 25, will now be open through Aug. 6 at the Cort Theater.
A life-changing night for young basketball players, for whom dressing well has become a condition of stardom.
Radwan Ziadeh, a dissident who faced persecution in Syria, has been denied asylum because of a measure that targets even groups the United States supports.
In an interview on “Fox & Friends,” the president also raised questions about the impartiality of the special counsel for the Russia investigation, Robert S. Mueller III.
President Trump says his 'tapes' tweet may have influenced Jim Comey to tell the truth in his congressional testimony.
Friday: Parting advice for college graduates, a defiant Nancy Pelosi, and public art in Sonoma.
The list includes shutting down the news network Al Jazeera, abandoning links with Islamist organizations and downgrading ties with Iran.
It was not clear if the inquiry was part of a broader investigation that has ensnared Paul Manafort, who once served as Donald Trump’s campaign chairman.
They launched their relationship by answering 36 questions. To keep it going, they drew up a contract.
Jimmy Kimmel said, “They’re calling the plan ‘Bettercare,’ as in, ‘Just imagine how much better this plan would be if the people who wrote it cared.’”
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The bill is aligned with long-held Republican values, jettisoning Obamacare taxes. But it would also reduce funding for the care of low-income Americans.
Step into lofts in a Tokyo suburb that were designed by the artists Arakawa and Gins. Their philosophy was to extend life by altering one’s living space.
A three-judge panel ruled that the plaintiffs did not have standing to challenge the law, which allows discrimination on religious grounds, because it had not yet injured them.
Friday: Pip the office dog, weekend events and Michelangelo in Manhattan.
Recently the United States has shot down a Syrian warplane, come close to shooting another and downed two Iranian-made drones that were nearing American-backed troops.
Choi Soon-sil, a secretive adviser to former President Park Geun-hye, was sentenced on charges of abusing her influence to get her daughter into a prestigious university.
Prosecutors had demanded a seven-year jail term for Choi
A carbon trading program is shaping up as a big policy retort to President Trump’s decision to quit the Paris accord. But getting local industries on board will be a challenge.
Ms. Coppola won best director at the Cannes Film Festival for her film starring Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell, an update on the 1971 movie with Clint Eastwood.
The company said foreign production was needed to make its models more affordable overseas. Its plan for a plant would require a Chinese partner.
There were no big surprises among the early selections in the draft, but Chicago sent Butler, a three-time All Star, to Minnesota.
Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau are being reunited in Minnesota thanks to a questionable trade by the Bulls. We grade the deal.
Jimmy Butler's personal trainer called Bulls general manager a "liar."
Jimmy Butler is headed to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a blockbuster NBA Draft night trade.
Markelle Fultz of Washington now has a new home in Philadelphia.
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Newly drafted NBA players had some of their old tweets exposed during the 2017 draft.
President Enrique Peña Nieto acknowledged that his government had purchased sophisticated spyware from Israel but he denied ordering surveillance of his critics.
Al Nuri Grand Mosque, in Mosul, Iraq, was blown up on Wednesday. The Islamic State said a U.S. airstrike destroyed it. But surveillance footage shows that the building appeared to be packed with explosives and not hit by an air strike.
Gerda Saunders tries to analyze her dementia as dispassionately as possible in her new book.
The team is intended to stabilize recaptured areas, and it consists of only seven members, raising questions about whether it can be effective.
Ms. Pelosi, under fire after a Democrat lost a high-profile special election in Georgia, parried renewed questions about her leadership of the party.
A judge has temporarily halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who fear torture and possible death if sent back to Iraq.
Judge temporarily halts deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who fear torture and possible death if sent back to Iraq
The man, Edgar Maddison Welch, fired a gun inside the Comet Ping Pong pizzeria in December after reading fake stories about a child abuse ring led by Hillary Clinton.
By: Joe Mullin
Enlarge / Sign outside Comet Ping Pong in Washington, DC. (credit: Photo by Matt McClain/The Washington Post via Getty Images) A man who barged into a Washington, DC, pizzeria with an AR-15 rifle to "self-investigate" an Internet conspiracy...