Category: News

Can the Paris Climate Deal Survive a Trump-Style Renegotiation?

Some advocates of global climate action think the pact would be stronger if the United States simply left, rather than remaining in and demanding big changes.

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Greg Gianforte, Manchester, Pittsburgh Penguins: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Cleveland Cavaliers Make N.B.A. Finals as LeBron James Passes Michael Jordan

James finished with 35 points, becoming the career playoff scoring leader, as Cleveland beat the Boston Celtics, 135-102, to win the series, 4-1.

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News Analysis: Leaks: A Uniquely American Way of Annoying the Authorities

Is there something particularly American about leaking? Some national allergy to protecting government secrets? Yes, in fact, there is.

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Injured Boy at Yankee Stadium Puts Face on Bill Seeking Safety Netting

Legislation by a New York City councilman calls for stadiums with more than 5,000 seats to extend protective nets from home plate to the foul poles.

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Blackstone Works With Saudi Arabia on U.S. Infrastructure Investments

Saudi Arabia’s largest sovereign wealth fund will make a $20 billion investment in a new Blackstone infrastructure project, which could then double in size.

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Trump Administration Considers Moving Student Loans from Education Department to Treasury

A program that handles more than $1 trillion in debt for 43 million students is in play, and the head of it has resigned in protest.

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Asia and Australia Edition: Manchester, NATO, Philippines: Your Morning Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

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Trump Budget Plan Offers No Clarity, and So Far No ‘Magic Unicorn’

Senator Ron Wyden told Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin that the administration was using accounting that would “make Bernie Madoff blush.”

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Manchester, Greg Gianforte, Mosul: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

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