| As Affordable Care Act Repeal Teeters, Prospects for Bipartisanship Build Posted: 28 Jun 2017 01:11 PM PDT
While he presses Republicans to get behind his bill for undoing Obamacare, Senator Mitch McConnell is also
specter of bringing Democrats into Senate health care talks.
| In McConnell’s Own State, Fear and Confusion Over Health Care Bill Posted: 28 Jun 2017 12:10 PM PDT
Medicaid covers nearly one in three in Kentucky, and
people here don’t know what to oppose more: Obamacare or Republicans’ cure for it.
| McConnell’s Reputation as a Master Tactician Takes a Hit Posted: 27 Jun 2017 03:52 PM PDT
By assuming that conservatives and
moderates would come together to repeal the
Affordable Care Act, Senator Mitch McConnell seems to have miscalculated.
| Republican Party, Venezuela, Chris Paul: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing Posted: 28 Jun 2017 02:55 PM PDT
Here’s what you
need to know at the
end of the
| California Today: California Today: The Fight Over Single Payer Posted: 28 Jun 2017 05:21 AM PDT
Wednesday: Single-payer politics, the
growing problem of bee hive thievery and
why Jay Leno still does stand-up.
| Selling (or Not) the American Health Care Act Posted: 28 Jun 2017 11:49 AM PDT
American Health Care Act is the
most unpopular piece of major legislation Congress has considered in decades. But that may be in the
way Republicans are messaging their bill to repeal and
| Trump Campaign Chief’s Firm Got $17 Million From Pro-Russia Party Posted: 28 Jun 2017 06:14 AM PDT
Ukrainian political party tied to Russia had paid President
Trump’s campaign chairman for help branding itself as
warming toward the
| Struggle for Control Underlies Xi Jinping’s Visit to Hong Kong Posted: 28 Jun 2017 04:33 AM PDT
Xi Jinping’s appearance this week, his first to the
city as president
, comes nearly three years after pro-democracy demonstrators took to the
| E.P.A. Moves to Rescind Contested Water Pollution Regulation Posted: 27 Jun 2017 04:51 PM PDT
Environmentalists strongly supported the
rule, which was a
key conservation initiative of the
Obama administration. But landowners and
developers have bitterly opposed it.
| Passengers Flying Into U.S. to Face More Scrutiny, but Laptops Allowed Posted: 28 Jun 2017 01:10 PM PDT
After discussions with
officials in Europe, the
Department of Homeland Security has abandoned a
ban on large electronic devices in favor of more robust screening measures.
| Staples Is Said to Agree to $6.5 Billion Buyout Posted: 28 Jun 2017 01:29 PM PDT
private equity firm Sycamore Partners is looking to add the
office supply chain to its portfolio of retailers.
| Ransomware Attack Raises Concerns Over Future Assaults Posted: 28 Jun 2017 11:10 AM PDT
latest strike, which affected computers from Ukraine to the
United States, has intensified worries that such events will
become everyday dangers.
| Chris Paul Is Traded to the Houston Rockets Posted: 28 Jun 2017 11:15 AM PDT
According to multiple reports, the
Los Angeles Clippers point guard will
join James Harden in Houston.
| A Canopy of Knitted Light at MoMA PS1 Posted: 28 Jun 2017 02:00 AM PDT
360-degree tour through “Lumen,” Jenny Sabin’s photoluminescent installation at MoMA PS1. Ms. Sabin won the
museum’s Young Architects Program.
| Feature: Greetings, E.T. (Please Don’t Murder Us.) Posted: 28 Jun 2017 02:00 AM PDT
new initiative to beam messages into space may be our best shot yet at learning whether we’re alone in the
universe. There’s just one problem: What if we’re not?
| Big Banks Set to Pay Out Largest Dividends in a Decade Posted: 28 Jun 2017 01:36 PM PDT
Passing grades on the
Fed’s stress tests illustrate how the
banking system has sufficiently rebuilt its capital levels since the
2008 financial crisis.
| Right and Left React to the Travel Ban and Other Supreme Court Decisions Posted: 28 Jun 2017 12:00 AM PDT
other side thinks: reactions to the
Supreme Court’s decision on the
travel ban, the
health care bill and
| State of the Art: Amazon’s Vision of Computing’s Future: An Information Appliance Posted: 28 Jun 2017 02:00 AM PDT
Amazon’s new Echo Show smart speaker, which comes with a
touch screen, represents the model
new kind of communal, household computer.
| Sports of The Times: Zen Phil Is Gone, but All Is Not Lost for Knicks Posted: 28 Jun 2017 09:29 AM PDT
Knicks’ landscape is not as
it may seem, but the
future requires years of rebuilding without interference.
| Timeline: How Phil Jackson Failed With the Knicks Posted: 28 Jun 2017 08:32 AM PDT
He was part of the
Knicks’ only championship era, and
mind-boggling 11 titles as a
coach of the
Lakers. But even Phil Jackson couldn’t resurrect the
Knicks. He was dismissed as
on Wednesday. It was a
rocky three-year ride.
| Review: Sisters Plot Their Escapes From ‘Napoli, Brooklyn’ Posted: 27 Jun 2017 07:00 PM PDT
In Meghan Kennedy’s kitchen-table drama at the
Roundabout, an immigrant Italian family in 1960 seems ready to explode. Then it does.
| Kurt Cobain, a New Player in the Art-Fair World Posted: 28 Jun 2017 10:14 AM PDT
Hollywood agency will
bring two of Cobain’s paintings to his hometown for the
Seattle Art Fair.
| Ask a Showrunner: ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Finale: How a Mystery Hid Its Villain Posted: 27 Jun 2017 07:03 PM PDT
. Marlene King, the
showrunner for “Pretty Little Liars,” discusses the
Freeform mystery series, which wrapped up its run on Tuesday night.
| Arkansas Man Topples Ten Commandments Monument Posted: 28 Jun 2017 12:11 PM PDT
man, Michael Tate Reed, slammed his car into the
monument on Capitol grounds less than 24 hours after it was installed.
| The Top 10 Moments From Men’s Fashion Month Posted: 28 Jun 2017 09:33 AM PDT
Kyle MacLachlan as
Balenciaga muse, a
new Drake song — and
very short shorts.
| Trilobites: Drumming Cockatoos and the Rhythms of Love Posted: 28 Jun 2017 11:00 AM PDT
Palm cockatoos are the
only animals observed to use tools for rhythmic drumming, seemingly to attract mates, prompting speculation about the
rise of human music.
| New ‘Hamilton Mixtape’ Music Video Takes Aim at Immigration Posted: 28 Jun 2017 10:32 AM PDT
new music video for a
song off the
“Hamilton Mixtape” soundtrack takes direct aim at President
Trump’s immigration rhetoric.
| Education Disrupted: How Silicon Valley Pushed Coding Into American Classrooms Posted: 27 Jun 2017 02:00 AM PDT
tech-backed nonprofit, is pressing schools to teach computer science. But are tech firms swaying education to serve their own interests?
| Review: In ‘Okja,’ a Girl and Her Pig Take on the Food Industrial Complex Posted: 27 Jun 2017 02:46 PM PDT
Bong Joon-ho’s latest film on Netflix is a
high-speed satire with a
conscience and a
Tilda Swinton in braces.