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.

U.S.-Russia Hotline Is Buzzing Even After Strike on Syria - 24 May 2017 at 9:07pm - The two countries? militaries have actually increased communications since the American missile strike on an airfield in Syria, Russia?s ally.

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.

Issue 11: Crime, Women, and Outsider Perspectives - 24 May 2017 at 8:59pm - In this week?s newsletter: a discussion about fiction and Lizzie Borden plus photos of Australia?s ?stolen generation,? and an appraisal of Roger Moore.

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.

Asia and Australia Edition: Manchester, Rodrigo Duterte, Pope Francis: Your M... - 24 May 2017 at 8:45pm - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

Jacque Fresco, Futurist Who Envisioned a Society Without Money, Dies at 101 - 24 May 2017 at 8:34pm - A self-taught industrial designer, Mr. Fresco promoted an alternative society where resources would be distributed equitably by computers.

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.

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.

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.

T.S.A. Tests New Screening Procedures for Larger Electronics - 24 May 2017 at 5:52pm - The agency will require passengers at nearly a dozen airports to place electronic items larger than a cellphone in a separate bin for X-ray screening.

Bits: Daily Report: From Lean to Fat Start-Ups - 24 May 2017 at 5:49pm - Silicon Valley, which once favored enterprises that didn?t require much capital, is flush with cash, and entrepreneurs are tackling big ? some would say crazy ? ideas.

Trump Is Expected to Endorse NATO?s Mutual Aid Pledge, Ending Silence - 24 May 2017 at 5:46pm - President Trump said during the campaign that the U.S. would aid only allies who pulled their weight financially, but he may now drop that caveat.

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.

New Orleans Mayor?s Message on Race - 24 May 2017 at 5:08pm - In a speech after Confederate monuments were taken down, Mayor Mitch Landrieu made it clear how much racial attitudes needed to change.

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.

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.

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.

It?s Complicated, Trump Group Says of Donating Profit From Foreign Officials - 24 May 2017 at 3:19pm - The company told Congress it was all but impossible to identify every foreign government official who walked through the doors of its hotels.