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“News Analysis: For Trump, Threats but Few Options in Confronting North Korea” plus 30 more NYT

News Analysis: For Trump, Threats but Few Options in Confronting North Korea Posted: 04 Jul 2017 08:24 AM PDT

The president’s earlier assertion that North Korea would not produce a missile that can reach the United States has now been upended.
North Korea Claims Success in Long-Range Missile Test Posted: 04 Jul 2017 12:28 AM PDT

The North claimed a milestone in its efforts to build nuclear weapons capable of hitting the mainland United States.
After Years of Growth, Automakers Are Cutting U.S. Jobs Posted: 04 Jul 2017 11:46 AM PDT

A downturn in car sales after two record years is prompting companies to scale back domestic production, particularly for smaller vehicles.
Economic Trends: Confidence Boomed After the Election. The Economy Hasn’t. Posted: 04 Jul 2017 12:30 AM PDT

Psychology only goes so far: It will take more than feelings to fix the persistent sluggishness in the U.S. and other advanced nations.
Relief and Resentment as New Jersey Beachgoers Return to the Shore Posted: 04 Jul 2017 11:04 AM PDT

A certain governor — and a certain picture of the governor — was not far from people’s minds as they celebrated July 4 on the beaches, reopened after a budget deal was reached.
Standoff Ends in Budget Deal for New Jersey Posted: 03 Jul 2017 09:52 PM PDT

State beaches and parks will reopen for July 4 after a three-day standoff over Gov. Chris Christie’s demand for control over the state’s largest health insurer.
Asia and Australia Edition: Narendra Modi, North Korea, Vladimir Putin: Your Wednesday Briefing Posted: 04 Jul 2017 02:15 PM PDT

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
Senators, Visiting Afghanistan, Warn Trump Over Diplomatic Vacancies Posted: 04 Jul 2017 08:46 AM PDT

The delegation urged the president to fill vacant embassy and State Department positions in order to better address the country’s mounting military and political crises.
Congress Moves to Stop I.R.S. From Enforcing Health Law Mandate Posted: 03 Jul 2017 04:46 PM PDT

A plan separate from efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act seeks to stop the collection of a tax penalty associated with the law.
Where It’s Made: Fourth of July Fireworks Posted: 04 Jul 2017 02:00 AM PDT

Visit the Grucci family’s fireworks factory in 360 degrees. The Grucci’s have been creating fireworks since 1850 and are among the oldest fireworks companies in the country.
The ‘Rewilding’ of a Century-Old Cranberry Bog Posted: 04 Jul 2017 05:04 AM PDT

Scientists are turning a cranberry bog back into coastal wetland. The experiment is seen as a path for dormant bogs and another chance for vanishing habitat.
Square Feet: Apple Disrupts Silicon Valley With Another Eye-Catcher: Its New Home Posted: 04 Jul 2017 02:00 AM PDT

Apple Park, headquarters for 12,000 people, has brought tourists, businesses and higher real estate prices to the surrounding area.
For Parents of U.K. Infant, Trump’s Tweet Is Latest Twist in an Agonizing Journey Posted: 04 Jul 2017 10:35 AM PDT

The parents of Charlie Gard, whom a hospital wants to take off life support, have endured nearly a year of stress.
Bronx-Lebanon, Site of Shooting, Is More Than a Hospital to Neighbors Posted: 04 Jul 2017 12:18 PM PDT

A disgruntled doctor’s rampage won’t stop residents who go there for care, support and prayer — or even lottery tickets and a cup of coffee.
For Bronx Hospital Workers, a Sense of Duty Amid Shooting’s Chaos Posted: 03 Jul 2017 06:30 PM PDT

As doctors and nurses reported to work at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center for the first time since a horrific shooting, they began to reconcile their grief with colleagues’ tales of heroism.
What $1.2 Billion Buys in Miami: For Baseball, a Major Distraction Posted: 04 Jul 2017 10:22 AM PDT

As the city prepares to host the All-Star Game, bidding for the Marlins — and their publicly funded stadium — has instead thrust their owner into the spotlight.
Edward Albee’s Final Wish: Destroy My Unfinished Work Posted: 04 Jul 2017 09:44 AM PDT

Instructions to destroy any incomplete manuscripts were included in a will that the renowned playwright filed on Long Island, where he lived and died.
Wanting Martin Shkreli to Stop Talking, Prosecutors Seek Judge’s Help Posted: 04 Jul 2017 12:12 PM PDT

The drug entrepreneur’s Twitter messages and comments to reporters during his fraud trial are part of “a campaign of disruption,” prosecutors argued.
Indian Premier, in Israel Visit, Seeks to Break Barriers in Trade and History Posted: 04 Jul 2017 09:33 AM PDT

Narendra Modi is the first Indian prime minister to visit Israel in the 25 years since the two countries established full diplomatic relations.
For Iran, Qatar Crisis Is a Welcome Distraction Posted: 04 Jul 2017 09:01 AM PDT

Tehran’s clerics were nervous after President Trump’s Saudi visit, when the entire Persian Gulf seemed lined up against them. Then came the Arab rift.
Despite Strict Gun Law, Troubled Doctor Was Able to Buy Assault Rifle Posted: 03 Jul 2017 05:01 PM PDT

New York tightened its gun laws after the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, but the Bronx hospital gunman, who had a criminal record, was still able to buy a military-style rifle.
In Lofty Versailles Speech, Macron Tells the French to Prepare for Change Posted: 03 Jul 2017 11:29 AM PDT

In a rare joint session of legislators, the president cast himself as the agent of change that the country wanted and its rampart against a newly uncertain world order.
Trudeau Visits Ireland to Discuss Trade, but Host’s Socks Steal the Show Posted: 04 Jul 2017 12:23 PM PDT

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada has a penchant for quirky hosiery. His Irish counterpart, Leo Varadkar, in a tribute, outdid him.
Work-Life Balance: Family-Friendly Laws Are Being Passed, but Not by Trump’s Team Posted: 03 Jul 2017 10:51 AM PDT

The flurry of policy making by states and cities is in contrast to slow going in Washington.
Matter: In Neanderthal DNA, Signs of a Mysterious Human Migration Posted: 04 Jul 2017 09:10 AM PDT

A new genetic analysis finds that ancient Africans walked into Europe 270,000 years ago, much earlier than previously known, and interbred with Neanderthals.
Lucinda Chambers, Fired Vogue Director, Gives Fashion Industry a Kicking Posted: 04 Jul 2017 07:42 AM PDT

Her candid interview about being dropped by the magazine and about the sector’s brutality has been the talk of Paris Couture.
China’s Vision for a Straddling Bus Dissolves in Scandal and Arrests Posted: 04 Jul 2017 03:43 AM PDT

Thirty-two people from an investment company that backed the enterprise were arrested on suspicion of illegal fund-raising, effectively killing the project.
Coast Guard Faces Challenges at Sea, and at the Budget Office Posted: 04 Jul 2017 03:00 AM PDT

Halting drugs is becoming increasingly difficult for the Coast Guard, which has operated with flat budgets even as its mission has expanded.
A College Town Gets Ready for Its Moment Under No Sun Posted: 30 Jun 2017 07:32 AM PDT

One of the best places to view August’s solar eclipse, Carbondale, home to Southern Illinois University, will host scientists and eclipse groupies.
Is Alcohol Good for You? An Industry-Backed Study Seeks Answers Posted: 03 Jul 2017 11:13 AM PDT

A $100 million study on the benefits of moderate drinking is largely funded by the alcohol industry, and many of the scientists have industry ties.
Summer Reading: Lemon White Pizza, Smothered Pork Chops, Pea Guacamole: 10 Takes on What to Cook This Summer Posted: 29 May 2017 02:00 AM PDT

The best of this spring’s cookbooks remind us of the meaning and value of home-cooked meals.