Headlines from America

A Tricky Reunion on the Ice for North and South Korean Hockey

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 21:06
The two countries, who played against each other to acclaim last year, are set to field a joint women’s hockey team at the Winter Olympics next month.

Fed Up With Drug Companies, Hospitals Decide to Start Their Own

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 21:01
A group of large hospital systems plans to create a nonprofit generic drug company to battle shortages and high prices.

Are You Ready to (Dress Like You) Rock?

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 21:00
How the fastest growing designer in men’s wear built a big business in no time flat by selling his customers on a dream: That they, too, could shred.

Hunting a C.I.A. Mole, Agents Gambled and Let a Suspect Return to China

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 20:46
Officials hoped it would help solve the mystery of the deaths of C.I.A. informants. Five years later, an arrest has been made but the mystery remains.

Aziz Ansari Case Sparks Conversation About Consent

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 19:44
A sexual-misconduct allegation against the comedian Aziz Ansari adds a new dimension to discussions of dating norms and consent.

Six Are Laid Off at Saveur Magazine, Including Its Editor

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 19:32
As the publishing company Bonnier cuts 17 percent of its American employees, the staff of a long-running food magazine shrinks.

Trump Was Not ‘Fully Informed’ in Campaign Vows on Wall, Chief of Staff Says

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 19:10
John F. Kelly told Hispanic members of Congress on Wednesday that President Trump’s campaign promises have “evolved” on immigration.

Trapped on an Island With Wolves, the Only Way Out for These Caribou Was Up

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 19:02
Nine caribou on an island in Lake Superior were helicoptered to safety in a bid to save a once thriving herd from dying out.

More Details Emerge About Trump’s Relationship With Porn Star

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 18:36
In Touch published excerpts from its 2011 interview with Stephanie Clifford, in which she details her first encounter with Donald Trump.

Letters: ‘Vision, Chutzpah and Some Testosterone’

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 18:29
A year into Trump’s presidency, we asked his voters for a progress report.

Eric Wynalda Discusses His Financial Problems — and Everything Else

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 18:10
The former member of the United States national team is taking an aggressive outsider approach in his campaign to be president of U.S. Soccer.

A Girl’s Killing Puts Germany’s Migration Policy on Trial

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 17:56
A deadly stabbing in a small German town has become Exhibit A for those arguing that Germany’s migration policy has increased the risk of violent crime.

With Trump’s Visit to Pennsylvania, G.O.P. Scrambles to Save a House Seat

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 17:37
President Trump will fly in to the southwestern Pennsylvania district vacated by a scandal-tarred Republican, hoping to bolster the flagging campaign of his handpicked successor.

Senate Democrats Make Hard Turn Left in Warming Up for 2020 Race

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 17:33
The 2020 race for the White House is already unfolding in the Capitol, with no fewer than six Democratic senators angling for their party’s nomination.

Op-Ed Contributor: The Wrong Way to Treat Opioid Addiction

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 17:32
Buprenorphine and methadone are the most effective treatments for fighting opioid addiction. But most rehabilitation programs won’t use them.

Olympic Détente Upends U.S. Strategy on North Korea

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 17:29
For the White House, the budding détente scrambles its strategy of pressuring the North, with sanctions and threats of military action, to give up its nuclear arsenal.

Op-Ed Columnist: John Kelly, Deacon of Deportation

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:54
The White House chief of staff has much to do with Trump’s anti-immigration policies.

Op-Ed Columnist: Donald Trump Gets His Sanity Grades

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:52
Relax, this man knows his camels.

Sex Abuse Case Shadows Pope Francis’ Visit to Peru

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:43
Prosecutors say that Luis Fernando Figari, who led a powerful all-male Catholic organization, perpetrated sexual and physical abuse. He moved to Rome in 2015.

Frugal Traveler: Savannah, a City With Charms Both Historical and Culinary

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 16:24
There is no shortage of history, sultry beauty and architectural delights. And a visit needn’t cost you much.