France Delivers Euro’s Latest Existential Question

With the prospect that Marine Le Pen could claim the presidency sowing concerns about the currency, the results of the election’s first round provided some relief. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

China’s Leader Urges Restraint on North Korea in Call With Trump

The comments by Xi Jinping reflected growing fears that the tensions between the North and the United States and its allies in Asia could spiral into outright military conflict. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Europe Edition: France, Ukraine, Uber: Your Monday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

SUNY Is Set to Make Kristina Johnson, an Engineer, Its Chancellor

She will arrive at a time when state funding as a percentage of operating costs is down and colleges are under pressure to increase access for low-income students. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Review: Some Sugar but Not Enough Spice in This ‘Chocolate Factory’

Christian Borle is the eccentric Willy Wonka in this tentative musical based on the Roald Dahl children’s classic. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Review: ‘The Antipodes’ and Ambiguous Brainstorming

In this endlessly fascinating work, Annie Baker, the author of “The Flick,” considers the art and necessity of fabulation. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

At 17, ‘the Tiger Woods of Pole Vaulting’ Soars Ahead of His Time

Mondo Duplantis is the only high school vaulter to have cleared 19 feet, and he has done it twice this year. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

House Fire Kills 5, Including 3 Children, in Queens

The fire, in a home on 208th Street in Queens Village, killed two adults; two boys, 2 and 9; and a teenage girl, law enforcement officials said. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

For Indians, Trump’s America Is a Land of Lost Opportunity

Generations of Indians have greatly admired the United States. But many are infuriated and unnerved by what they see as a wave of racist violence. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

He Said ‘I Do’ at a Golf Tournament a Year Ago. His Game Has Never Been Better

Scott McCarron had three wins in his entire PGA Tour career. Since a spur-of-the-moment, golf-centric wedding, he has three wins on the senior circuit. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Congressional Memo: Will the Government Be Open in a Week? Here Are the Dividing Lines

The Trump administration wants to use the deadline as leverage on a border wall, military spending, health care and more, raising the prospects of a shutdown. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Alisyn Camerota Accuses Roger Ailes of Harassment at Fox News

Ms. Camerota, a former anchor, said Mr. Ailes, the former network chief, had made “grossly inappropriate” statements to her and once invited her to a hotel room. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

News Analysis: French Parties Unify Against Le Pen: ‘This Is Deadly Serious Now’

Marine Le Pen’s advancement to France’s presidential runoff on May 7 is a political earthquake. But now the other parties are unifying to stop her. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen Advance in French Election

Mr. Macron, a political novice, and Ms. Le Pen, a far-right firebrand, appeared headed toward a runoff vote next month after voters rejected the mainstream parties. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Trump Saved Carrier Jobs. These Workers Weren’t as Lucky.

At an Indiana factory operated by the same corporate parent, more than 700 blue-collar workers are being laid off as their jobs are moved to Mexico. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

‘I Dreamed of Africa’ Author and Conservationist Is Shot in Kenya

Kuki Gallmann was wounded in an attack that may be part of a wider problem in which farmers have been terrorized by herders who want more land to graze their animals. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

Asia and Australia Edition: France, North Korea, Afghanistan: Your Morning Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

With Bill O’Reilly Out, Fox Rivals See a Chance to Move In

For the first time in nearly two decades, Bill O’Reilly will not be kicking off Fox News’s prime-time lineup. The other cable networks have noticed. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

How Google Cashes In on the Space Right Under the Search Bar

The internet real estate, used for and expanding array of ad formats, is a prime driver of huge quarterly profits for the parent company, Alphabet. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International

AT&T’s Words on Time Warner Deal Say ‘Underdog.’ Its Actions Speak Otherwise.

AT&T has told federal regulators it needs the merger to compete with cable companies. But it has acted like a powerhouse in dealings with cities and states. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/

Comments Off on International