Infosys, an Indian Outsourcing Company, Says It Will Create 10,000 U.S. Jobs

HONG KONG — Infosys, an India-based outsourcing company, helps big employers cut jobs and save money. In the era of President Trump, that could make Infosys a political target. On...

On Guard: Reporters Gear Up to Cover President Trump

“Journalists should know this by now: Trump is gonna Trump.” That’s the Times media columnist Jim Rutenberg in a Jan. 12 Mediator article. What that means, says Mr. Rutenberg...

School Choice Fight in Iowa May Preview the One Facing Trump

DES MOINES — When she was shopping for a school for her daughter Alma, Mary Kakayo found a lot to like in St. Theresa Catholic, including its Catholic social...

Bold Promises Fade to Doubts for a Trump-Linked Data Firm

Standing before political and business leaders in New York last fall, Alexander Nix promised a revolution. Many companies compete in the market for political microtargeting, using huge data sets and...

A Sweeping Order Unlikely to Reduce Terrorist Threat

Rarely does an executive order announce a more straightforward and laudable purpose than the one President Trump signed on Friday: “Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the...

Trump’s Turn Toward China Curtails Navy Patrols in Disputed Zones

WASHINGTON — Six weeks ago, the United States Pacific Command requested permission from senior American officials for a United States warship to sail within 12 nautical miles of Scarborough...

Illegal Voting Claims, and Why They Don’t Hold Up

There isn’t any evidence to support President Trump’s assertion that three to five million illegal votes were cast in the 2016 presidential election. But there is one study that has...

Trump, Shouting ‘Death Spiral,’ Has Nudged Affordable Care Act Downward

WASHINGTON — When Aetna, the health insurance giant, announced this month that it was pulling out of the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchange in Virginia in 2018, President Trump...

Congress Opens Battle to Reshape Taxes, and the Goal Isn’t Perfection

WASHINGTON — Congress fired the official starting gun on its big plans to overhaul the tax code on Thursday, publicly debating, sometimes sharply, the shape of legislation that could...

After Agonizing Delay, Kurdish Syrian Refugees Reach New York

A hearty cheer some 50 voices strong greeted the eight members of the Khoja family Tuesday night as they wheeled their luggage into the arrivals area of Kennedy Airport. It...