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‘Still Can’t Believe It Worked’: The Story of the Thailand Cave Rescue

MAE SAI, Thailand — Improbably enough, most of the escapes went flawlessly. But on trip No. 11, to save one of the last soccer teammates stuck for 18 days deep...

NATO Summit Live Updates: Trump Pushes Allies to Increase Spending

Right Now: Trump prepares for Day 2 of the NATO summit, before heading to Britain. • President Trump is in Brussels as part of a seven-day, three-nation European trip that...

Live Updates: Trump at the NATO Summit

Right Now: Trump to meet soon with NATO’s secretary general. • President Trump is in Brussels for the start of a seven-day, three-nation European trip that highlights the ways he...

Starbucks’s ‘full-scale racial equity overhaul’ will take more than an afternoon, outside review says

One month after Starbucks closed 8,000 stores for racial-bias training for 175,000 employees, two of the curriculum’s advisers laid out a new set of recommendations for how one of...

Trump stands firm on trade, even as foreign tariffs begin kicking in

President Trump defiantly stood by his tariffs on Sunday as Canada hit back hard, Mexico elected a new leader who seems prepared to confront him, and the European Union...

Emails reveal close rapport between top EPA officials, those they regulate

On the morning of April 1, 2017, Environmental Protection Agency appointee Mandy Gunasekara welcomed to her office a team of lobbyists representing the makers of portable generators. For months, the...

Crash and burn. Watch Japanese entrepreneur’s unmanned rocket launch end in a huge fireball

TOKYO — Talk about crash and burn. A rocket developed by a controversial Japanese entrepreneur burst into flames and crashed to earth in a fireball over the weekend. The MOMO-2...

‘A way of monetizing poor people’: How private equity firms make money offering loans...

The check arrived out of the blue, issued in his name for $1,200, a mailing from a consumer finance company. Stephen Huggins eyed it carefully. A loan, it said. Smaller...

Top EPA ethics official discloses that he has urged additional investigations into Scott Pruitt

The Environmental Protection Agency’s chief ethics officer, who initially had approved a $50-a-night condo rental and other decisions by administrator Scott Pruitt, disclosed this week that he has urged...

The working-class struggles that propelled Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to victory

BRONX — When Ali Ahmed is not running the convenience store he owns in Queens, he is criss-crossing the city as an Uber driver. The side job helps him to...