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Europe Edition: Manchester, Pope Francis, Angela Merkel: Your Thursday Briefing - 25 May 2017 at 1:17am - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

Greg Gianforte, Montana G.O.P. Candidate, Is Charged in Attack on Reporter - 25 May 2017 at 1:12am - The incident, after questions about the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, brought police officers to the event and sent the reporter to the hospital for X-rays.

Suicide Bombers Strike Jakarta, Killing 3 Police Officers - 25 May 2017 at 12:35am - The two bombers set off explosives at one of the busiest transit hubs in Indonesia?s capital as the city was preparing for Ramadan.

Young Fans Express Support for Ariana Grande - 25 May 2017 at 12:21am - Fans of the American singer Ariana Grande who were caught up in the deadly attack at Manchester Arena drew strength from and voiced moral support for their pop idol in the immediate aftermath.

U.S. Warship Sails Near Island Claimed by Beijing in South China Sea - 24 May 2017 at 11:55pm - The guided missile destroyer Dewey came within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, showing a shift in the White House?s dealings with Beijing.

Sessions Was Advised Not to Disclose Russia Meetings on Security Forms - 24 May 2017 at 10:32pm - Advisers and the F.B.I. told Jeff Sessions ?not to list meetings with foreign dignitaries and their staff connected with his Senate activities,? a Justice spokesman said.

Review: In ?Building the Wall,? a Post-Trump Vision, Circa 2019 - 24 May 2017 at 10:00pm - Martial law, then impeachment. Robert Schenkkan?s new future-history play is red meat for blue states.

Amy Reed, Doctor Who Fought a Risky Medical Procedure, Dies at 44 - 24 May 2017 at 9:41pm - Dr. Reed and her husband turned a personal calamity into a crusade to spare other women from the medical procedure that harmed her.

Betsy DeVos Refuses to Rule Out Giving Funds to Schools That Discriminate - 24 May 2017 at 9:04pm - The education secretary defended plans to divert money to a school choice agenda, including funds for vouchers to private school, which she said states should regulate.

G.O.P. Health Bill Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured in a Decade, C.B.O. ... - 24 May 2017 at 9:02pm - The budget office?s report also found that the bill would reduce federal deficits by $119 billion over a decade, less than the $150 billion in savings projected for an earlier version of the bill.

Hunt for Manchester Bombing Accomplices Extends to Libya - 24 May 2017 at 8:48pm - Developments indicated that the bomber, Salman Abedi, was part of a wider and more sophisticated plot than was initially believed.

Russia, Manchester, Pope Francis: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing - 24 May 2017 at 8:23pm - Here?s what you need to know at the end of the day.

With Gift and in Conversation, Vatican Presses Trump on Climate Change - 24 May 2017 at 8:17pm - Pope Francis gave President Trump a copy of his encyclical on preserving the environment. In a broader meeting, the Vatican?s secretary of state urged Mr. Trump not to pull out of the Paris accord.

Public Health: C.B.O. Has Clear Message About Losers in House Health Bill - 24 May 2017 at 8:13pm - The Congressional Budget Office?s assessment of the House?s health bill predicts dysfunctional markets for about one-sixth of the population.

Sally Yates Tells Harvard Students Why She Defied Trump - 24 May 2017 at 7:54pm - The acting attorney who was fired by President Trump told a graduating law class that she could not honestly defend his restrictions on Muslim travelers.

Dozens of Middlebury Students Are Disciplined for Charles Murray Protest - 24 May 2017 at 7:35pm - Students at the Vermont college disrupted a speech by the political scientist, an encounter that, for some, symbolized a misunderstanding of free speech.

Op-Ed Contributor: Republicans, Get Ready for the Trumpcare Headlines - 24 May 2017 at 7:15pm - Insurers fleeing, premiums soaring. The fallout is obvious.

Fed Sounds Cautious Note but Doesn?t Deter Forecast of Rate Increase - 24 May 2017 at 6:59pm - According to the minutes of the Fed?s May meeting, officials said they wanted to see signs of stronger growth. But investors still increased their bets on a June rate hike.

Barbara Smith Conrad, Singer at Center of Integration Dispute, Dies at 79 - 24 May 2017 at 6:57pm - As a 19-year-old University of Texas student in 1957, Ms. Conrad became the focus of attention when a state legislator objected to her casting in a mixed-race production of ?Dido and Aeneas.?

Brazil?s President Deploys Federal Troops to Quell Protests - 24 May 2017 at 6:49pm - Demonstrators in Brasília called for the ouster of President Michel Temer during clashes with security forces.

Fox News Pushes Back Against Claim It Tried to Silence Ex-Host - 24 May 2017 at 6:43pm - The network said Andrea Tantaros?s lawyer did not properly vet facts in accusing it of using fake Twitter accounts to torment her in retaliation for a sexual harassment complaint.

Where Nestlé Guzzles Water, Locals Doubt Claims of Negligible Impact - 24 May 2017 at 6:43pm - Bottling operations can draw 130 million gallons a year from one site at almost no cost to Nestlé. Its application to pump even more has opened a political fight.

Stephen Colbert Wins Season Ratings Battle, Thanks to DVRs - 24 May 2017 at 6:34pm - The ratings spread between CBS?s late night show and NBC?s is marginal. But that gap is expected to widen, by about a million, once delayed data is collected.

Fact Check: Manchester Bombing Rumors and Hoaxes - 24 May 2017 at 6:03pm - Since the attack at an Ariana Grande concert, social media users have been spreading false information about missing children and the investigation.

Op-Ed Columnist: C.B.O. Report Reveals Trumpcare?s Fatal Flaws - 24 May 2017 at 5:45pm - Any law based on the House bill will worsen the health care system. That?s the overwhelming message of the Congressional Budget Office?s analysis.

Top Russian Officials Discussed How to Influence Trump Aides Last Summer - 24 May 2017 at 5:36pm - American spies collected intelligence last summer revealing that Russians were debating how to work with Trump advisers, current and former officials say.

State of the Art: The Rise of the Fat Start-Up - 24 May 2017 at 5:35pm - A service called Opendoor, which will buy your house sight unseen, illustrates a new breed of start-up and Silicon Valley?s ever-widening ambitions.

Trilobites: The Science Behind the Flamingo?s One-Legged Stance - 24 May 2017 at 5:30pm - Flamingos don?t appear to need to flex their muscles to maintain their classic one-legged posture, a new study suggests.

Critic's Notebook: A Lackluster Cannes and Not Just for the Extra Security - 24 May 2017 at 5:13pm - Among the movies in competition, disappointments abound, and our critic is left scratching her head about why some titles were included.

Alexander Burdonsky, Russian Director and Stalin?s Grandson, Dies at 75 - 24 May 2017 at 5:11pm - Mr. Burdonsky, who worked for 45 years at the Central Theater of the Russian Army in Moscow, was named a People?s Artist of Russia in 1996.

Letter: Melania and Ivanka Trump?s Two Standards on Dress - 24 May 2017 at 5:07pm - A reader notes a discrepancy in the dress of Melania and Ivanka Trump on their visits to the Vatican and Saudi Arabia.

Trump?s Pick for Mental Health ?Czar? Highlights Rift - 24 May 2017 at 5:00pm - Elinore F. McCance-Katz has promoted drug and hospital treatment as paths to wellness, leaving some who emphasize community and family support skeptical.

Rare Gene Mutations Inspire New Heart Drugs - 24 May 2017 at 5:00pm - Some people carry gene mutations that leave them nearly impervious to heart attacks. Learning how these mutations work has led to a novel experimental treatment.

Jury Is Selected for Bill Cosby Trial - 24 May 2017 at 4:53pm - Two jurors out of 12 are African-American, and the racial makeup of the panel became a point of contention during the selection process.

Israel?s ?Biggest Friend?? Not Quite. - 24 May 2017 at 4:48pm - The Iran deal isn?t ripped up. The embassy remains in Tel Aviv. And Trump is looking to strike ?the ultimate deal? with the Palestinians.

The G.O.P. Health Plan: What Are High-Risk Pools? - 24 May 2017 at 4:38pm - Reporter Margot Sanger-Katz examines high-risk pools, the controversy at the heart of the health care debate.

China?s Addiction to Debt Now Threatens Its Growth - 24 May 2017 at 4:12pm - A major credit rating agency sounded the alarm on Wednesday, saying the steady buildup of debt would erode China?s financial strength.

Op-Ed Contributor: Colin Powell: American Leadership ? We Can?t Do It for Free - 24 May 2017 at 3:43pm - President Trump?s proposed cuts in diplomacy and aid would hurt America and its allies.

Letter: Kudos to Jimmy Fallon - 24 May 2017 at 3:27pm - A reader is grateful to have a late-night host who doesn?t focus on politics.

U.N. Says Trump Budget Cuts Would ?Make It Impossible? to Do Its Job - 24 May 2017 at 3:20pm - The statement from a United Nations spokesman added to the growing criticism of the Trump administration?s proposed cuts in foreign assistance.

Police Raids Targeting Moscow Director Set Off Fears of a Crackdown - 24 May 2017 at 3:11pm - Cultural leaders voiced their support for a renowned theater director after he was questioned as part of an embezzlement inquiry.

Letters: As the Senate Considers Its Own Health Care Bill - 24 May 2017 at 3:11pm - Two tongue-in-cheek reactions: Readers suggest how ?13 old white guys? can create a ?sure-to-please plan,? and warn of the bill?s side effects.

Op-Ed Contributor: A Terrorist?s Teenage Target - 24 May 2017 at 3:10pm - I was a 17-year-old waiting to get into a disco in Tel Aviv when a suicide bomber approached.

Neil Armstrong?s Moon Bag Could Fetch $4 Million at Auction - 24 May 2017 at 3:06pm - The bag, which contains traces of priceless moon dust, has been on a wild ride for the half-century since it came back on the Apollo 11.

Manchester Bombing Shifts Political Narrative as U.K. Election Looms - 24 May 2017 at 3:02pm - Before the attack, Prime Minister Theresa May?s predicted glide to victory in the June 8 elections had run into trouble. Now the focus has changed to her benefit.

Live Briefing: Manchester Bombing Investigation Focuses on ?Network? - 24 May 2017 at 3:01pm - Officials were trying to find who made the bomb and to discern whether Salman Abedi had received help assembling the device.

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Trump?s Budget: The Math Is Phony but the Cruelty ... - 24 May 2017 at 2:47pm - The plan released by the White House uses laughable assumptions to provide cover for the deep cuts to social programs.

Letters: Trump?s Budget: Who Wins, Who Loses - 24 May 2017 at 2:46pm - One reader calls it a ?mean and miserly Raw Deal for all but the top 1 percent.? Others concur.

Man in Florida Told the Police He Killed Neo-Nazi Roommates for Disrespecting... - 24 May 2017 at 2:44pm - The arrest of the man, who said he had also been a neo-Nazi, led authorities to discover that another roommate had been stockpiling materials that could be used to create a bomb.

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: The Jihadi State of Mind - 24 May 2017 at 2:38pm - Without real prospects for social progress, modern nations will only become more vulnerable to random acts of violence by deranged misfits.