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“News Analysis: In North Korea, ‘Surgical Strike’ Could Spin Into ‘Worst Kind of Fighting’” plus 34 more NYT

News Analysis: In North Korea, ‘Surgical Strike’ Could Spin Into ‘Worst Kind of Fighting’ Posted: 05 Jul 2017 02:57 AM PDT

Even limited scenarios of an attack on North Korea point to staggering civilian casualties in the South and the prospect of nuclear warfare.
U.S. Vows Tougher Action on North Korea After Missile Test Posted: 05 Jul 2017 01:32 PM PDT

The United States and South Korea test-fired missiles, while the American ambassador to the United Nations threatened tougher sanctions against the North.
News Analysis: China’s Strongman Has a Weak Point: North Korea Posted: 05 Jul 2017 09:03 AM PDT

Xi Jinping is known for acting boldly, but for all the grief Pyongyang and its nuclear tests have been causing him, his options are limited.
Police Officer Is Shot and Killed in ‘Unprovoked Attack’ in the Bronx Posted: 05 Jul 2017 08:03 AM PDT

Miosotis Familia, a 12-year veteran of the force, was shot in the head while sitting in a vehicle. The gunman was killed, the police said.
Slain Police Officer, Mother of 3, Was Her Family’s ‘Warrior’ Posted: 05 Jul 2017 12:36 PM PDT

The family of Officer Miosotis Familia, who was shot and killed in the Bronx on Wednesday, says she was outspoken and encouraged family members to face their problems head on.
Aides’ Biggest Worry on Trump’s Europe Trip: A Meeting With Putin Posted: 05 Jul 2017 02:00 AM PDT

The president will confront a host of issues in Poland and Germany, including the North Korean nuclear threat, his commitment to NATO and his withdrawal from the Paris climate deal.
Right-Tilting Poland Welcomes Trump as Europe Watches Warily Posted: 04 Jul 2017 09:01 PM PDT

In Warsaw, Donald Trump will find a warm welcome, but also wariness about Russia and worry about how he will react to Poland’s rightward shift.
Trump May Find Some Allies on Climate Change at G-20 Meeting Posted: 05 Jul 2017 11:03 AM PDT

Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Indonesia could side with the United States against the Paris climate accord at the Group of 20 meeting this week.
Economic Scene: Trump’s Trade Choice: Follow the Postwar Order or Blow It Up Posted: 04 Jul 2017 09:21 AM PDT

In acting on his protectionist campaign pledges, the president could play by multilateral rules or seek bilateral deals and invite retaliation.
North Korea, CNN, Volvo: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing Posted: 05 Jul 2017 03:09 PM PDT

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Asia and Australia Edition: North Korea, Vladimir Putin, G-20: Your Thursday Briefing Posted: 05 Jul 2017 03:14 PM PDT

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
California Today: California Today: Bringing Tax Anger to Governor’s Race Posted: 05 Jul 2017 05:29 AM PDT

Wednesday: Checking in with Assemblyman Travis Allen, political resentment in northernmost California, and a Hermosa Beach race that celebrates vomit.
Health Care? Taxes? Budget? G.O.P. Has Big To-Do List, but Little Time Posted: 05 Jul 2017 03:00 AM PDT

Republicans in Congress face intense pressure to achieve something of consequence so they can claim the first year of the Trump administration has been a success.
Public Health: Ted Cruz Has an Idea for How to Cover High-Risk Patients Posted: 05 Jul 2017 08:31 AM PDT

His proposal to change the Senate health bill would preserve Obamacare’s protections for some, but move most customers into an unregulated market.
In a ‘Summer of Hell,’ Grand Central May Be a Bit of Heaven Posted: 05 Jul 2017 08:14 AM PDT

Amtrak will temporarily restore some intercity service to Grand Central Terminal to relieve pressure on the beleaguered Pennsylvania Station.
Lena Headey, Cersei in ‘Game of Thrones,’ Has Her Own Power Moves Posted: 05 Jul 2017 02:30 AM PDT

Ms. Headey, whose character has the coveted position on the show, says she’s finding balance in a thriving career and her personal life.
‘Game of Thrones’ Is Back. Here’s Where We Left Off. Posted: 04 Jul 2017 02:14 PM PDT

Ahead of the show’s seventh season, a road map with which to navigate a very complicated landscape.
Your ‘Game of Thrones’ Guide: Sign Up Here Posted: 05 Jul 2017 12:28 AM PDT

How Uber May Have Improperly Taxed Its Drivers Posted: 05 Jul 2017 01:21 PM PDT

Drivers’ trip receipts contain signs that the ride-hailing service deducted hundreds of millions of dollars from drivers’ earnings in New York to pay state taxes.
CNN Story About Source of Trump Wrestling Video Draws Backlash Posted: 05 Jul 2017 10:20 AM PDT

The network said it had found the Reddit user behind a video showing the president wrestling the CNN logo to the ground, but it did not identify the user.
Volvo, Betting on Electric, Moves to Phase Out Conventional Engines Posted: 05 Jul 2017 10:20 AM PDT

It became the first mainstream automaker to sound the death knell of the traditional engine, saying all the models it introduces from 2019 will be either hybrids or powered solely by batteries.
52 Places to Go: Busan Fish Market Posted: 05 Jul 2017 02:00 AM PDT

Discover Busan’s fish auction and Jagalchi market, among the largest in South Korea and East Asia.
Fed Officials Split Over Timing on Reducing Debt Holdings Posted: 05 Jul 2017 11:24 AM PDT

Minutes of the policy makers’ June meeting showed a conflict over a September or December start on pruning the bank’s portfolio, and the effect on rates.
Russia Deploys a Potent Weapon in Syria: The Profit Motive Posted: 05 Jul 2017 07:13 AM PDT

The Kremlin is rewarding private security contractors with oil and mineral rights in territory they secure from the Islamic State.
Chinese Hospital Invites Cancer Experts to Help Treat Nobel Laureate Posted: 04 Jul 2017 08:52 PM PDT

Liu Xiaobo, sentenced to 11 years in prison in 2009 for “inciting subversion of state power,” was granted parole to move from prison to a hospital in late June.
Louisiana Congressman Retracts Video Filmed at Auschwitz Posted: 05 Jul 2017 12:46 PM PDT

Representative Clay Higgins apologized after the museum’s Twitter account chastised him, saying that the site was “not a stage.”
Try, Then Buy? Amazon’s Move Is Part of a Shopping Trend Posted: 05 Jul 2017 12:30 PM PDT

Fine jewelry, swimsuits and cocktail dresses are among the many items you can live with free for a while till it’s time to pay up or wrap up.
Rome Journal: Putting ‘Don Giovanni’ on a Truck, and Returning Opera to Its Roots Posted: 04 Jul 2017 09:53 PM PDT

Putting into practice the notion that culture is a right, OperaCamion is bringing operas, like Mozart’s “Don Giovanni,” to Rome’s grittier neighborhoods.
Artists Protest Lincoln Center Play Backed by Israel Posted: 05 Jul 2017 12:07 PM PDT

More than 60 artists, including the Pulitzer winner Annie Baker and the actress Greta Gerwig, asked that the play “To the End of the Land” be canceled.
Royal Shakespeare Company to Monitor Heart Rates at ‘Titus Andronicus’ Posted: 05 Jul 2017 10:50 AM PDT

The theater company hopes to discover whether audiences are similarly affected at live plays versus cinema screenings.
A French Choreographer Who Plays With the DNA of Dance Posted: 04 Jul 2017 12:55 PM PDT

Boris Charmatz’s new piece has 10,000 gestures, with no repeats. He calls it a one-line idea, but that’s one complicated line.
Laurie Metcalf to Leave ‘A Doll’s House, Part 2’ Posted: 05 Jul 2017 08:56 AM PDT

Ms. Metcalf, who won a Tony Award for her performance in the play on Broadway, will depart on July 23 and be replaced by the Tony winner Julie White.
Fiction: Affluent Idlers Find a Just Cause in a Refugee Swept Ashore Posted: 05 Jul 2017 02:01 AM PDT

For the wealthy foreigners on a Greek island in Lawrence Osborne’s “Beautiful Animals,” a deeply compromised act of charity has dreadful consequences.
What’s Keeping One of Opera’s Greatest Sopranos From Singing? Posted: 04 Jul 2017 07:14 AM PDT

Family issues have made Anja Harteros, whose voice “is one of the most beautiful which has been ever around,” a star who can seem like a secret.
Frugal Traveler: How to Save on Your Trip to a Theme Park Posted: 04 Jul 2017 02:00 AM PDT

Go more than once, purchase tickets ahead of time and check stores for gift cards.