Maine lobster boat crew saves eagle from Atlantic Ocean

The crew of a Maine lobster boat has saved an eagle that it spotted struggling in the Atlantic Ocean (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Books of The Times: Senator Flake, a Republican, Explains Why He Didn’t Vote for Trump

In “Conscience of a Conservative,” Jeff Flake of Arizona crosses a rhetorical Rubicon to excoriate the president — and the lawmakers who support him. (…) Read more > Continue Reading […]

Appreciation: Sam Shepard embodied, examined American myth

Appreciation: No one really got to know Sam Shepard _ and that was the way he seemed to like it. Playwright and actor was the embodiment of an American myth […]

In TV Spectacle, Man Convicted of Child Rape-Murder Is Executed in Yemen

Thousands of Yemenis watched as the condemned man, lying face down with hands tied behind him, was shot with an automatic weapon at point-blank range. (…) Read more > Continue […]

Woman Testifies That She Had Sex With Pete Rose as Early as Age 14

Rose, who alleges defamation in a lawsuit against a lawyer, acknowledges starting a relationship when the woman was 16, the age of consent, but not before. (…) Read more > […]

Here Are The People Who've Been Ousted From The Trump Administration So Far

A running list of everyone who has left the White House since Trump was inaugurated on Jan. 20. Anthony Scaramucci Tasos Katopodis / AFP / Getty Images Former Title: Communications […]

Anthony Scaramucci sacked: 10 memorable quotes from 10 days

Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci had a short tenure as White House media chief but he made his mark. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

State of the Art: Apple’s Silence in China Sets a Dangerous Precedent

Apple’s decision this weekend to give in to China’s demand to remove unregistered VPN apps is a blow for the liberties of its customers. (…) Read more > Continue Reading […]

Right and Left on the Russia Sanctions and Putin’s Response

Read about how the other side thinks: Writers from across the political spectrum react to the growing tensions between the United States and Russia. (…) Read more > Continue Reading […]

Scaramucci, Kelly, Russia: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Niagara Falls: Smelly black water shocks visitors

The local water board apologises for ‘causing alarm’ with discharge from sewage tank maintenance. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Cristiano Ronaldo Tells Spanish Judge He ‘Never Tried to Avoid Taxes’

Ronaldo, accused in June of tax fraud amounting to more than $16 million, made his statement in a closed courtroom in Madrid. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News […]

Sonic weapon knocks drones right out of the sky

LAS VEGAS — Smartphones, virtual-reality headsets, toy robots, quadcopter drones and self-balancing scooters can be hacked by powerful sonic blasts, a team of Chinese researchers demonstrated at the Black Hat […]

Defying E.U. Court, Poland Is Cutting Trees in an Ancient Forest

The European Court of Justice had ordered a stop to logging in Bialowieza Forest, a Unesco World Heritage site. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >

Fung Tu, Jonathan Wu’s Innovative Chinese Restaurant, Will Close on Aug. 31

Mr. Wu and his business partner, Wilson Tang, plan to reopen the restaurant as Nom Wah Tu in September. (…) Read more > Continue Reading this News >