Hudson Yards Is Manhattan’s Biggest, Newest, Slickest Gated Community. Is This the Neighborhood New York Deserves?

Hudson Yards Is Manhattan’s Biggest, Newest, Slickest Gated Community. Is This the Neighborhood New...

The first massive tower emerged at the apex of the High Line, looming over it, a shingled, spiky, reflective blue-glass behemoth, shaped by eccentric cuts and angles, as if sheared by a giant Ginsu knife. Since then, at jaw-dropping magnitudes you can’t begin to grasp until you are actually standing there, Hudson Yards has sprouted…
Mueller Report Has Washington Spinning (and It’s Not Even Filed)

Mueller Report Has Washington Spinning (and It’s Not Even Filed)

WASHINGTON — Television crews have been positioned outside the offices of the special counsel, the federal courthouse and, at least before they were asked to leave, the McLean, Va., home of the new attorney general, William P. Barr. Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are so desperate for hints that they are asking aides to call Justice…
New Zealand Shooting Updates: Multiple Fatalities After 2 Mosques Are Hit

New Zealand Shooting Updates: Multiple Fatalities After 2 Mosques Are Hit

Forty-nine people were killed in shootings at two mosques in central Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday, in a terrorist attack that Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described as “an extraordinary and unprecedented act of violence.” • Officials said that one man in his late 20s had been charged with murder, and that two explosive devices were…
U.S. Tracked Activists and Journalists as Migrant Caravans Headed to the Border

U.S. Tracked Activists and Journalists as Migrant Caravans Headed to the Border

LOS ANGELES — In an attempt to determine who was behind the caravans that were bringing large numbers of migrants from Central America to the southwest border, the Trump administration created a list of activists and journalists whom they subjected to additional scrutiny when they entered the United States last year. Federal immigration authorities faced…
U.S. Continues to Separate Migrant Families Despite Rollback of Policy

U.S. Continues to Separate Migrant Families Despite Rollback of Policy

“C.B.P. does not declare that a parent poses danger to a child arbitrarily or without merit,” the agency said in a statement. It said agents “will maintain family unity to the greatest extent operationally feasible,” separating children only in the presence of “a legal requirement” set out in written policy or “an articulable safety or…
A College Chain Crumbles, and Millions in Student Loan Cash Disappears

A College Chain Crumbles, and Millions in Student Loan Cash Disappears

When the Education Department approved a proposal by Dream Center, a Christian nonprofit with no experience in higher education, to buy a troubled chain of for-profit colleges, skeptics warned that the charity was unlikely to pull off the turnaround it promised. What they didn’t foresee was just how quickly and catastrophically it would fail. Barely…
Appeals Court Grants More Legal Protections for Migrants Seeking Asylum

Appeals Court Grants More Legal Protections for Migrants Seeking Asylum

The opinion, from the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, extends constitutional habeas corpus guarantees to those applying for asylum at the border and provides that they can seek a hearing in the federal courts before being summarily deported — though the court did not specify what standards the courts must use…
Elizabeth Warren Proposes Breaking Up Tech Giants Like Amazon

Elizabeth Warren Proposes Breaking Up Tech Giants Like Amazon

Senator Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts Democrat who is bidding to be the policy pacesetter in the Democratic presidential primary, is set to announce another expansive idea on Friday: a regulatory plan aimed at breaking up some of America’s largest tech companies, including Amazon, Google and Facebook. The proposal — which comes on the same day…
At Democratic Campaign Events, Mueller Report Is Not the Main Topic

At Democratic Campaign Events, Mueller Report Is Not the Main Topic

RYE, N.H. — For Democratic presidential candidates on Saturday, it wasn’t quite campaigning as usual after the delivery of a long-awaited report from the special counsel roiled Washington over the weekend. But it was pretty close. At events across early primary states, voters asked about health care and school shootings and immigration. Questioners were far…
America’s Light Bulb Revolution

America’s Light Bulb Revolution

Basic Light Bulbs Installed in U.S. Homes Traditional incandescent light bulbs Traditional incandescent light bulbs Traditional incandescent light bulbs Traditional incandescent light bulbs Percentages may not add up to 100 due to rounding. | Source: Department of Energy Solar panels and wind turbines get a lot of attention, but a more inconspicuous instrument is helping…

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Callum Hudson-Odoi: Uefa investigate racism case during Chelsea game

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Callum Hudson-Odoi told Chelsea skipper Cesar Azpilicueta about the incident after the matchUefa is investigating an alleged case of racist abuse towards Callum Hudson-Odoi during Chelsea's Europa League win at Dynamo Kiev on 14 March. Chelsea complained to Uefa after winger Hudson-Odoi, 18, was subjected to monkey chants from some Kiev fans. Skipper Cesar Azpilicueta…
Supreme Court to consider new gerrymandering limits

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Miley Cyrus has just cracked the filthiest joke about being married to Liam Hemsworth and anyone who was a big fan of Hannah Montana as a child should probably look away right now. The singer took to Instagram Stories to honour the 13th anniversary of the Disney Channel series and uploaded a picture from the…