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“Counseled by Industry, Not Staff, E.P.A. Chief Is Off to a Blazing Start” plus 22 more NYT

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“Counseled by Industry, Not Staff, E.P.A. Chief Is Off to a Blazing Start” plus 22 more NYT

Counseled by Industry, Not Staff, E.P.A. Chief Is Off to a Blazing Start Posted: 02 Jul 2017 09:57 AM PDT

Much of President Trump’s policy agenda is mired in delay, but Scott Pruitt has already achieved a major regulatory rollback.
Trump Tweets a Video of Him Wrestling ‘CNN’ to the Ground Posted: 02 Jul 2017 11:49 AM PDT

The video, seemingly an edited clip from an old appearance on WrestleMania, ends with a restyling of the CNN logo as “FNN: Fraud News Network.”
The Right and Left React to Medicaid Cuts, the Travel Ban and More Posted: 02 Jul 2017 12:00 AM PDT

Read about how the other side thinks: Writers from across the political spectrum on the health care debate and the news of the week.
Michael Cohen Goes From Trump’s Inner Circle to Scrutiny in Russia Investigation Posted: 02 Jul 2017 02:44 PM PDT

The former personal injury lawyer worked his way up to an office at Trump Tower. Now he’s further from the family fold and under scrutiny.
A Survey Says: It’s Not Just Mike Pence. Americans Are Wary of Being Alone With the Opposite Sex. Posted: 01 Jul 2017 08:00 PM PDT

Nearly two-thirds say people should take extra caution around members of the opposite sex at work.
For Gunman at Bronx Hospital, Fleeting Success and Persistent Strife Posted: 02 Jul 2017 09:52 AM PDT

Henry Bello graduated from medical school, but struggled with arrests, bankruptcies and homelessness before opening fire in the Bronx, killing one and wounding six others.
Republicans, Mika Brzezinski, Trump: Your Weekend Briefing Posted: 02 Jul 2017 07:16 AM PDT

Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.
Asia and Australia Edition: Damascus, CNN, George Pell: Your Morning Briefing Posted: 02 Jul 2017 02:55 PM PDT

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
U.S.-Backed Forces Close to Trapping ISIS Holdouts in Raqqa Posted: 02 Jul 2017 03:02 PM PDT

The battle for the capital of the Islamic State’s self-proclaimed caliphate provides the American-led coalition, and the Trump administration, with an opportunity to deliver a blow to ISIS.
French Energy Giant to Invest $1 Billion on Iran Gas Field Posted: 02 Jul 2017 09:28 AM PDT

The firm is the first Western energy company to invest in a large infrastructure project in Iran since the nuclear deal with Tehran was agreed to in 2015.
Bombings in Syria’s Capital Kill 21 Posted: 02 Jul 2017 02:37 AM PDT

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the bombings in Damascus, but militants linked to ISIS and Al Qaeda have claimed past attacks.
Ehud Olmert, Former Prime Minister of Israel, Leaves Prison Posted: 02 Jul 2017 08:06 AM PDT

Former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert left prison Sunday after winning early release from a parole board, capping an ignominious chapter of Israeli history that transformed the once-powerful leader into the first premier ever to be placed behind bars.
At Least 4 Dead in Crash of Small Plane in Georgia Posted: 01 Jul 2017 07:14 PM PDT

The Piper PA-23 plane might have broken up while in flight, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said. Multiple agencies are investigating.
Keeping The Times Civil, 16 Million Comments and Counting Posted: 01 Jul 2017 08:40 PM PDT

Moderators on the community desk have reviewed millions of comments with a current rate of about 12,000 daily, and now they’re getting A.I. help.
The Look: Classic Americana in Las Vegas Posted: 01 Jul 2017 03:00 AM PDT

“Vegas is one of those places that is always changing and always staying the same,” said the photographer Ryan Shorosky, who has been documenting its people for several years.
Life on Mars: The Crew Answers Your Questions Posted: 02 Jul 2017 01:58 AM PDT

Six people are living in isolation for eight months on a volcano in Hawaii as part of a NASA-funded study to simulate human exploration of Mars. In the fourth episode of this 360-video series, the crew answers audience questions.
Summer Reading Books: The Ties That Bind Colleges Posted: 01 Jul 2017 07:28 PM PDT

The Times collected information on dozens of college summer reading programs and examined an annual survey of hundreds of universities. A few trends emerged.
Big City: How Much Tourism Is Too Much? Posted: 29 Jun 2017 02:02 PM PDT

As some cities around the world move to limit the number of visitors, New York is expected to receive a record number again this year.
Deportation a ‘Death Sentence’ to Adoptees After a Lifetime in the U.S. Posted: 02 Jul 2017 07:05 AM PDT

Phillip Clay, born in South Korea, was one of dozens of people adopted as children who were deported decades later from the United States for lack of citizenship. He killed himself in May.
For Child Survivors of London Fire, a Belated Eid Celebration Posted: 02 Jul 2017 05:30 AM PDT

The local mosque near an apartment tower that was destroyed by fire held a funfair, with traditional games, for displaced families.
Fiction: Friendship or Identity Theft? In This French Best Seller, It’s Hard to Tell. Posted: 30 Jun 2017 02:00 AM PDT

In Delphine de Vigan’s novel “Based on a True Story,” a novelist’s new friend insinuates herself into every aspect of the writer’s life.
We Taste-Tested 10 Hot Dogs. Here Are the Best. Posted: 30 Jun 2017 07:31 AM PDT

Sam Sifton, Melissa Clark and Julia Moskin tried 10 hot dogs for cookout season.
Once a Model City, Hong Kong Is in Trouble Posted: 29 Jun 2017 02:22 AM PDT

When the British left 20 years ago, Hong Kong was seen as a rare blend of East and West that China might seek to emulate. Now, increasingly, it’s a cautionary tale.