Headlines from America

Talk: Kevin O’Leary Is Unmoved by Your Tears

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 02:00
The “Shark Tank” star on running for office in Canada, not glamorizing entrepreneurship and whether his co-stars deserve to burn in hell for being too nice.

Toronto Journal: Shivering? That’s for City Folk. For Islanders, Ice Time Is Play Time.

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 22:46
A small and hardy group of Torontonians lives on island parkland in the middle of North America’s fourth-largest city, with coyotes and ice boats.

Tyler Hilinski of Washington State Found Dead in Apparent Suicide

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 22:21
The police found Hilinksi, who was expected to start at quarterback for the Cougars next season, after he did not show up for a practice.

White House Memo: Debate Continues Over What Trump Said. But Does the Exact Word Matter?

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:34
If the argument seems to amount to a distinction without a difference, neither the White House nor its allies have acknowledged it.

Europe Edition: Emmanuel Macron, Chile, California: Your Wednesday Briefing

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:18
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Jo Jo White, Deadeye Shooter for Boston Celtics, Dies at 71

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:53
White played 10 seasons for the Celtics and helped lead the team to N.B.A. championships in 1974 and 1976.

Citing ‘Inexcusable’ Treatment, Advisers Quit National Parks Panel

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:12
The majority of members of the National Parks System Advisory Board have jointly resigned in protest of Trump administration policies.

G.O.P. to Use Children’s Health Insurance as Lure for Averting Shutdown

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 20:10
With no immigration deal in sight, Republicans are eyeing a stopgap bill to keep the government open past Friday, sweetening it with an extension of the child health program.

Cuomo’s Congestion Pricing for New York City Begins to Take Shape

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:42
The governor ruled out new bridge tolls in favor of creating a geographic zone where drivers would be charged fees depending on their vehicle and the time of day.

Navy Seeks to Prosecute Top Officers for Crashes

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:31
The commanding officers of two Naval destroyers that collided with commercial vessels in the western Pacific last year will face court-martial charges, the Navy said.

Sports of The Times: The Center of U.S. Gymnastics’ Success Is Now a Haunted House

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:29
Athletes have said that they were sexually abused by the team doctor at the national training center in Texas, and Simone Biles said she dreads returning there. She shouldn’t have to.

Retirements Are Down at the Australian Open. Is Money the Reason?

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:42
Only one of the 128 singles matches in the Australian Open’s first round ended with a player retiring midmatch, tying the lowest total at a Grand Slam event in the last 10 years.

Right and Left React to President Trump’s Comments on Immigration

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:00
Writers from across the political spectrum on the president’s immigration preferences and what role ethnicity should play in policymaking.

Op-Ed Columnist: While You Were Sleeping

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:00
Technology is advancing by leaps and bounds.

Fearing DACA’s Return May Be Brief, Immigrants Rush to Renew

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:55
With the government temporarily blocked from ending the immigration program, some lined up to file applications before circumstances changed again.

Op-Ed Contributor: Facebook Doesn’t Like What It Sees When It Looks in the Mirror

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:51
But will Mark Zuckerberg be any good at social engineering?

G.M. Chief Cautions Trump Administration on Upending Nafta

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:45
Mary Barra said that the United States should not scrap the trade pact and that any changes should account for the interests of American automakers and workers.

Doctor Declares Trump’s Health Excellent, With Perfect Score on Cognitive Test

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:41
But President Trump could benefit from more exercise and losing weight, the presidential physician said after Mr. Trump’s annual physical.

Horror for 13 California Siblings Hidden by Veneer of a Private Home School

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:39
David A. Turpin created the school at his nondescript home southeast of Los Angeles. But what the authorities found inside were his emaciated children chained to furniture.

About New York: On the Subway, Help Is Not Coming

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:29
A distraught man on an A train platform gets no emergency response from transit employees, leaving him, and us, to fate.