As Florence Death Toll Climbs, Families Grapple with Loss of Infants - 21 Sep 2018 at 7:04pm - At least three of the 42 victims of the storm were under the age of two.

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.

On Politics With Lisa Lerer: ?I Found My Voice? - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:26pm - Readers respond to the wave of women in politics, Kansas City barbecue, and insights into the most competitive House races.

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.

Fugitive Accused of Threatening to Shoot Trump Is Arrested in Ohio - 21 Sep 2018 at 6:12pm - Shawn Richard Christy, 26, a self-described survivalist, evaded the authorities for three months before he was arrested on Friday, the authorities said.

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.

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.

Hey, Alexa, Why is Amazon Making a Microwave? - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:48pm - Amazon announced more than a dozen devices and tools for its Alexa voice assistant, including a microwave.

David DiChiera, Who Gave Opera a Home in Detroit, Dies at 83 - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:47pm - Dr. DiChiera built an opera company that presented world-class talent at a time when Detroit?s population was dwindling and its future looked bleak.

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.

Fact Check of the Day: Trump Claims to Protect Pre-Existing Health Conditions... - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:21pm - At a campaign rally in Las Vegas, President Trump said that he and Republicans ?will protect patients with pre-existing conditions.? But his Justice Department has said that those provisions under the Affordable Care Act should be overturned.

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 Conservative Lawyer Behind a Bizarre Kavanaugh Defense Theory - 21 Sep 2018 at 5:17pm - Edward Whelan, a prominent conservative lawyer, is facing a backlash after he suggested that Christine Blasey Ford, the university professor who has accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault, may have confused him with someone else.

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.

Bits: The Week in Tech: Are Robots Coming for Your Job? Eventually, Yes. - 21 Sep 2018 at 4:47pm - In the next few years, it doesn?t appear that technology will replace many jobs. But that could change 10 years from now.

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.

Maryland Shooting Suspect Purchased Gun Legally, Sheriff Says - 21 Sep 2018 at 3:35pm - Sheriff Jeffrey R. Gahler of Harford County, Md., released the names of the victims of Thursday?s shooting at a Rite Aid distribution center in Aberdeen. The suspect, Snochia Moseley, was diagnosed with a mental illness in 2016, the authorities said.

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.

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.

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.

Gender Letter: Christine Blasey Ford Pushes Back: Here?s What Might Happen Next - 21 Sep 2018 at 2:14pm - As of Friday, Dr. Blasey had ruled out the possibility of testifying at a Monday hearing, but seemed open to doing so later in the week.

What Do You Do When Someone Makes a Racist Remark? - 21 Sep 2018 at 1:52pm - Readers describe encounters over racist remarks with strangers, friends, co-workers and relatives. Did they speak up? Were they stunned into silence?

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.

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.