Many Voters Tend to Believe Christine Blasey Ford, Even if They Question Her ... - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:49pm - In a Pennsylvania swing district, voters are gripped by the allegations against Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, and divided over them.

Workers Overdose on the Job, and Employers Struggle to Respond - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:29pm - Many businesses are ill-equipped or unwilling to deal with opioid addiction even as it has driven up health costs and hurt productivity.

Lawrence Martin-Bittman, Master of Disinformation, Dies at 87 - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:27pm - He was a dirty trickster for Czechoslovakia during the Cold War. Then he defected to the West and taught the perils of propaganda to journalism students.

Your Friday Evening News Briefing: Rod Rosenstein, Brett Kavanaugh, Trump - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:15pm - Here?s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Why We Need an F.B.I. Investigation - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:13pm - A hearing without evidence would be little more than theater.

Brazil Fires Diplomat Accused of Assaulting Women - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:09pm - The dismissal came nearly two years after Renato Ávila Viana was accused of head-butting an ex-girlfriend, who lost a tooth and needed surgery.

Rod Rosenstein Suggested Secretly Recording Trump and Discussed 25th Amendment - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:06pm - In the turbulent days after the firing of James B. Comey, the deputy attorney general appeared conflicted about his role and wanted to expose administration dysfunction, people around him said.

Ted Cruz and Beto O?Rourke Set for First Debate Friday Night - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:04pm - The Texas political rivals have spent weeks preparing for the debate, the first of three in their Senate race, which is one of the tightest and most heated this year.

Brexit Talks at ?Impasse,? Theresa May Says, After a Rancorous Summit - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:03pm - The bloc?s leaders rejected her proposals at an unexpectedly bitter meeting that cast doubt over the prospects of reaching an agreement.

Michelle Obama?s Big Book Rollout: ?It?s Like You?re Looking at a Madonna Tour? - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:02pm - In advance of the publication of Mrs. Obama?s memoir, ?Becoming,? Live Nation, Ticketmaster and Hearst are helping with the former first lady?s rock-star-style return to the public sphere.

We Need to Hear From Christine Blasey Ford - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:57pm - Republicans are being unfair. I hope she testifies anyway.

Mexico?s President-Elect Vows to Fly Commercial Despite Delay - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:52pm - President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico was stuck for hours on a commercial flight this week, but still vowed to sell the presidential plane.

We Are Not the Resistance - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:51pm - Donald Trump is the one who is pushing back against the new nation that?s struggling to be born.

Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino Resigns Over Racist Remarks - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:46pm - Under pressure from public officials, Saudino and his four deputies stepped down a day after a recording of the sheriff?s comments was published.

The 25th Amendment: The Difficult Process to Remove a President - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:37pm - The author of an anonymous essay in The New York Times writes that some advisers around President Trump discussed invoking the amendment, but the talk did not move forward because ?no one wanted to precipitate a constitutional crisis.?

In Reversal, Trump No Longer Demands Declassification of Russia Documents - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:30pm - In a tweet on Friday morning, Mr. Trump said that instead of an immediate release, Justice Department officials would review the documents.

Democracy Will Still Surprise Us - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:20pm - Of late, Western democracy has concentrated rather than spread wealth, suggesting it serves injustice. But it is stubborn and adaptable.

The Coders of Kentucky - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:02pm - A bipartisan effort to revitalize the heartland, one tech job at a time.

The Death Toll for Afghan Forces Is Secret. Here?s Why. - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:59pm - The Taliban is killing Afghan soldiers and police officers in record numbers. Last week, 400 were killed, officials say.

Michael Cohen Has Spoken Repeatedly About Trump With Mueller?s Prosecutors - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:54pm - The interviews with the special counsel are a new sign of the special counsel?s progress in getting firsthand accounts from key players.

PayPal Cuts Off Alex Jones?s Infowars, Joining Other Tech Giants - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:48pm - PayPal will stop processing all payments for the conspiracy website, its online store and its subsidiaries.

Tariffs to Raise Cost of Rebuilding After Hurricane Florence - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:21pm - Homeowners and businesses will have to pay more for lumber, steel, aluminum and other materials because of President Trump?s trade policy.

Conservative Pundit Points Finger at Another Man to Deflect from Kavanaugh - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:20pm - Conservative lawyer Edward Whelan?s theory that Christine Blasey Ford was attacked by a classmate of Brett M. Kavanaugh?s has heads shaking ? and Mr. Whelan apologizing.

Florence?s Floodwaters Breach Defenses at Power Plant, Sending Toxic Coal Ash... - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:11pm - Duke Energy shut down a power plant in Wilmington, N.C., after a dam at the site breached and allowed coal ash to enter the nearby Cape Fear River.

Could Our Sibling Bond Survive This U-Haul? - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:02pm - We were so close, and then we all got on the road.

letter: An Evangelical?s Plea: Oppose Kavanaugh - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:58pm - A pastor calls on fellow evangelicals to follow the teachings of Jesus, not the agenda of the Republican Party.

Victims of Rite Aid Shooting Identified as Police Search for Motive - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:32pm - On Friday, officials in Maryland named the six victims, half of whom were killed, and provided more information about how the attack unfolded the day before.

The Case for Impeaching Kavanaugh - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:31pm - If the Democrats win the House this fall, they can investigate the charges against him, should he be confirmed.

letter: Trump?s Demand of Christine Blasey Ford - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:28pm - A reader criticizes the president for asking that Brett Kavanaugh?s accuser provide law enforcement reports about the alleged attack.

Muslim Rapper Cancels Bataclan Concerts. French Far-Right Celebrates. - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:20pm - Marine Le Pen called rapper Médine?s decision to cancel the shows ?a victory for all victims of Islamist terrorism.?

letters: Digging Into Russia and the 2016 Election - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:05pm - Readers offer praise and criticism of an in-depth special report by The Times.

Congressman Is Criticized for Joking That Justice Ginsburg Was ?Groped? by Li... - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:02pm - Ralph Norman, Republican of South Carolina, was making a reference to the recent allegations against Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh.

Black Candidate Wants to Know Who Called 911 as She Talked to Voters - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:01pm - Shelia Stubbs is headed for the Wisconsin legislature. The caller thought her car was part of a drug deal. Her mother, 71, and child, 8, were inside.

Tran Dai Quang, Hard-Line Vietnamese President, Dies at 61 - 21 Sep 2018 at 2:55pm - Mr. Quang, whose role was largely ceremonial, was a former chief of the country?s powerful Ministry of Public Security.

Beat Richner, Doctor to Cambodia?s Needy Young, Dies at 71 - 21 Sep 2018 at 2:47pm - Dr. Richner turned a war-ravaged pediatric hospital in Phnom Penh into a network of five medical centers that now serve one million patients a year.

Trump Says if Attack on Kavanaugh Accuser Was ?as Bad as She Says,? Charges W... - 21 Sep 2018 at 2:45pm - President Trump said in a Twitter post that if the alleged attack ?was as bad as she says,? charges would have been filed.

Why Sexual Assault Memories Stick - 21 Sep 2018 at 2:44pm - Christine Blasey Ford says she has a vivid memory of an attack that took place when she was 15. That makes sense.

letter: Anti-Israel Speech on Campus - 21 Sep 2018 at 2:00pm - The Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law defends its actions at American colleges.

Let Teenagers Sleep In - 21 Sep 2018 at 1:40pm - Adults need to stop making it so hard for high school students to get a good night?s rest.

Encounters: Noah Centineo Is Hot. If Only He Could Cool Off. - 21 Sep 2018 at 1:37pm - The star of Netflix?s ?To All the Boys I?ve Loved Before? bounced around SoHo and NoLIta.

China?s Sea Control Is a Done Deal, ?Short of War With the U.S.? - 21 Sep 2018 at 12:05pm - A U.S. military flight over the South China Sea brings harsh Chinese challenges in officially international space. Officers say a new era of risk is here.

The Dangers of DNA Testing - 21 Sep 2018 at 12:00pm - In a new study, 74 out of 108 crime laboratories implicated an innocent person in a hypothetical bank robbery.

David Boies Pleads Not Guilty - 21 Sep 2018 at 11:46am - The superlawyer in such cases as Bush v. Gore and the fight for gay marriage rights makes no apologies for representing Harvey Weinstein and Theranos with zeal.

Tesla?s Biggest Problem Isn?t Elon Musk - 21 Sep 2018 at 11:15am - The company can survive its chief executive?s strange behavior. But it cannot escape $11 billion in debt.

Is History Repeating Itself in Europe? - 21 Sep 2018 at 11:14am - A familiar story is playing out across the continent.

Kim Jong-un Has a Dream. The U.S. Should Help Him Realize It. - 21 Sep 2018 at 10:47am - North Korea?s leader wants to be a great economic reformer. Encouraging him is the best way forward on denuclearization.

The Couple Who Helped Decode Dyslexia - 21 Sep 2018 at 10:27am - In 1983, Sally and Bennett Shaywitz began studying the reading skills of more than 400 children. The subjects are in their 40s now, and the Shaywitzes are still tracking them.

Cambodia Frees Australian Filmmaker Convicted of Spying - 21 Sep 2018 at 10:27am - The arrest and conviction of James Ricketson came to symbolize a crackdown on journalists and opposition figures in Cambodia.

Trilobites: They?re Blue, Pink and Purple, and No One Has Ever Seen Them Before - 21 Sep 2018 at 10:16am - Deep in the Atacama Trench off the coast of Chile, researchers discovered three new species of snailfish.

Was This Homage to Bratwurst Really Designed by Robert Indiana? - 21 Sep 2018 at 10:00am - The sausage company that commissioned it believes it was, despite a disputed image of the artist that may have been altered.