The Interpreter: Why Britain Is Consumed With a 28-Year-Old Stadium Disaster - 29 Jun 2017 at 9:42am - The deaths of 96 people became a flash point in the public debate over class, poverty and government?s responsibility to its citizens.

New York Today: New York Today: Commuting After Your Train Derails - 29 Jun 2017 at 9:36am - Thursday: Riders? reflections on Tuesday?s subway crash, discontent at the Onondaga Nation School, and summer bucket lists.

California Today: California Today: Should a Tech Whiz Be in Charge? - 29 Jun 2017 at 8:32am - Thursday: Chatting with the president of Y Combinator, pondering a Republican candidate for governor, and plans for an aquarium in Fresno.

China Won?t Let Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Laureate, Get Cancer Treatment Abroad - 29 Jun 2017 at 8:19am - The Chinese authorities rebuffed an appeal from the wife of Mr. Liu, the imprisoned dissident who was granted medical parole, one of his lawyers said Thursday.

Travel Ban, George Pell, Hong Kong: Your Thursday Briefing - 29 Jun 2017 at 8:19am - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

Cardinal Pell of Australia Takes Leave to Fight Sexual Abuse Charges - 29 Jun 2017 at 8:10am - Cardinal George Pell, as of this week the highest-ranking Roman Catholic prelate to be formally charged with sexual assault, said he would return to Australia to clear his name.

Stepsister, Yes; Grandma, No: U.S. Sets Guidelines for Revised Travel Ban - 29 Jun 2017 at 7:58am - A restriction on visitors from six predominantly Muslim nations will be enforced as the Supreme Court prepares to hear a broader challenge.

Assembly Approves 2-Year Deal on Mayoral Control of New York City Schools - 29 Jun 2017 at 7:33am - The agreement reached in a special legislative session also included deals on issues as diverse as flood relief and help for harness racing.

21st Century Fox Takeover of Sky Faces Further U.K. Inquiry - 29 Jun 2017 at 7:26am - The announcement is a blow for Rupert Murdoch, who has long sought to acquire the European satellite broadcaster.

Ehud Olmert, Israeli Ex-Prime Minister, Granted Early Release from Prison - 29 Jun 2017 at 6:42am - He is expected to be freed on Sunday, after a parole board cut short his sentence for bribery, obstruction of justice, fraud and breach of trust.

A Stunt Turns Deadly for a Couple Seeking YouTube Fame - 29 Jun 2017 at 6:30am - Monalisa Perez shot Pedro Ruiz III at close range as he held a book, the authorities said. The couple apparently thought the book would stop the bullet.

Best of Late Night: Samantha Bee Says the Health Care Bill Is Worse Than ?Sui... - 29 Jun 2017 at 5:28am - ?It turns out, 13 rich white guys alone in a room isn?t how good legislation happens,? Ms. Bee said. ?It?s how ?Suicide Squad? happens.?

Once a Model City, Hong Kong Is in Trouble - 29 Jun 2017 at 5:22am - When the British left 20 years ago, Hong Kong was seen as a rare blend of East and West that China might seek to emulate. Now, increasingly, it?s a cautionary tale.

ISIS Reverts to Insurgent Roots to Pose Long-Term Threat, Study Says - 29 Jun 2017 at 5:01am - Islamic State militants have carried out nearly 1,500 attacks in cities in Iraq and Syria that were liberated from its control, according to a new study.

A Battle of the Bowls in Hollywood? - 29 Jun 2017 at 5:00am - After a $75 million face-lift, the John Anson Ford Amphitheater, the lesser-known neighbor of the famous Hollywood Bowl, is ready for its close-up.

What to Blame for Your Stomach Bug? Not Always the Last Thing You Ate - 29 Jun 2017 at 5:00am - Most of us experience an ?acute gastrointestinal event? at least once a year. Reading the clues might reduce your risk in the future.

6 Years Old and Desegregating a School - 29 Jun 2017 at 5:00am - On Nov. 14, 1960, Ruby Bridges desegregated the all-white William Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans. Hear from Ruby?s teacher about that year and visit the school ? in the past, present and in 360 video.

What to Watch For: Hong Kong, 20 Years After the Handover - 29 Jun 2017 at 4:45am - Commemorations and protests are expected on the anniversary of the return of the territory to China after 156 years of British rule.

Why France Is Taking a Lesson in Culture From Silicon Valley - 29 Jun 2017 at 4:43am - A new start-up incubator in Paris symbolizes France?s tech ambitions, but can the land of the 35-hour workweek overcome its cultural and regulatory barriers to surpass London and other tech hubs?

Reporter?s Notebook: Toll From Vigilante Mobs Rises, and India Begins to Recoil - 29 Jun 2017 at 4:11am - As thousands turned out for protests against rising violence toward Muslims and lower-caste Indians, many wondered: How did we get here?

Europe Edition: Ransomware, George Pell, Confederations Cup: Your Thursday Br... - 29 Jun 2017 at 3:30am - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

The Breakdown: A Controversial Lesson on Race. Also: Cardinal George Pell Cha... - 29 Jun 2017 at 1:48am - Conversation starters and context, drawn from the day?s news in Australia.

Ketumile Masire, Who Shaped and Led a Vibrant Botswana, Dies at 91 - 29 Jun 2017 at 12:48am - President Masire was instrumental in transforming his arid, destitute country into the envy of other African nations.

Amid Turkey?s Purge, a Renewed Attack on Kurdish Culture - 29 Jun 2017 at 12:01am - The authorities have fired people from jobs promoting Kurdish culture, removed statues of Kurdish heroes, shut Kurdish media and jailed pro-Kurdish journalists.

Unbuttoned: Your Literary Idols and Their Wardrobes - 29 Jun 2017 at 12:00am - Think that it doesn?t matter what a writer wears? A new book says otherwise.

De Blasio Defends New York Policies on Immigration - 28 Jun 2017 at 11:15pm - Trying to save grant money, Mayor Bill de Blasio?s office sent the Justice Department a letter saying New York, a ?sanctuary city,? was complying with federal law.

Asia and Australia Edition: Ransomware, George Pell, Xi Jinping: Your Morning... - 28 Jun 2017 at 10:59pm - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

Parents of Austin Tice, Held Hostage in Syria, Say He Is Alive - 28 Jun 2017 at 10:58pm - Marc and Debra Tice said that the United States government had shared information with them that leads them to believe their son is alive.

Australian Cardinal and Aide to Pope Is Charged With Sexual Assault - 28 Jun 2017 at 10:50pm - Cardinal George Pell, the country?s most senior Roman Catholic prelate and the Vatican?s de facto finance chief, has been ordered to appear in court next month.

Deposed Saudi Prince Is Said to Be Confined to Palace - 28 Jun 2017 at 10:28pm - The restrictions on Mohammed bin Nayef seek to limit any potential opposition for the new crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, American officials and Saudis say.

Ask The Wirecutter: For the Best Internet at Home, Try These Tips on Wi-Fi Gear - 28 Jun 2017 at 10:07pm - Mesh networks appeal to people who aren?t happy with the speed of their current Wi-Fi system. But they?re not for everyone.

Trump, Amazon and ?Internet Taxes?: What Did He Mean? - 28 Jun 2017 at 9:58pm - A tweet may have implied support for legislation helping states force online retailers to collect sales taxes. But that is already Amazon?s practice.

Perjury Charge Dropped Against Ex-Trooper in Sandra Bland Case - 28 Jun 2017 at 9:34pm - Brian Encinia, the officer who arrested Ms. Bland in Texas, agreed to end his law-enforcement career in exchange for dismissal of a perjury charge.

Hacks Raise Fear Over N.S.A.?s Hold on Cyberweapons - 28 Jun 2017 at 9:28pm - Hackers in two global attacks have used cyberweapons stolen from a dangerous collection that had been amassed by the agency.

F.B.I. Agent Charged With Lying About Oregon Standoff Shooting - 28 Jun 2017 at 9:27pm - Prosecutors say the agent lied about firing his weapon during the armed occupation at Malheur Federal Wildlife Refuge in Oregon last year.

Trump?s R.S.V.P. to Macron: Yes to Bastille Day in Paris - 28 Jun 2017 at 9:08pm - When the White House asked if the trip would be worth Mr. Trump?s time, the French president said it would be a powerful symbol of trans-Atlantic unity.

Oscars Voting Pool Expands, With Female and Minority Membership Expected to Rise - 28 Jun 2017 at 9:08pm - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is expanding to a record 8,427 people; if all accept, female and minority membership would rise.

Australia Letter 16: That Low Hum of Racism - 28 Jun 2017 at 9:00pm - We explore race and the Indigenous experience in this week?s Australia Letter. Plus, a new feature called The Breakdown.

As Affordable Care Act Repeal Teeters, Prospects for Bipartisanship Build - 28 Jun 2017 at 8:58pm - While he presses Republicans to get behind his bill for undoing Obamacare, Senator Mitch McConnell is also raising the specter of bringing Democrats into Senate health care talks.

Spurned by Trump, Senate Democrats Take a Harder Line - 28 Jun 2017 at 8:47pm - Democrats from states the president won thought they might find common ground with him. But his policies and posture toward them have had the opposite effect.