Category: US

Republican Party, Venezuela, Chris Paul: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

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

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As Affordable Care Act Repeal Teeters, Prospects for Bipartisanship Build

While he presses Republicans to get behind his bill for undoing Obamacare, Senator Mitch McConnell is also raising the specter of bringing Democrats into Senate health care talks.

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Passengers Flying Into U.S. to Face More Scrutiny, but Laptops Allowed

After discussions with officials in Europe, the Department of Homeland Security has abandoned a ban on large electronic devices in favor of more robust screening measures.

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In McConnell’s Own State, Fear and Confusion Over Health Care Bill

Medicaid covers nearly one in three in Kentucky, and people here don’t know what to oppose more: Obamacare or Republicans’ cure for it.

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Trump to Visit France on Bastille Day

The French president, Emmanuel Macron, invited President Trump, even though the two leaders have had a testy relationship.

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California Today: California Today: The Fight Over Single Payer

Wednesday: Single-payer politics, the growing problem of bee hive thievery and why Jay Leno still does stand-up.

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Teaching Students About Climate Change

The New York Times asked teachers how they are approaching the subject of climate change in their classrooms.

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Republican Party, Ransomware, Sarah Palin: Your Wednesday Briefing

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

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Writers From the Right and Left React to the Supreme Court’s Decisions

Read about how the other side thinks: reactions to the Supreme Court’s decision on the travel ban, the health care bill and more.

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News Analysis: As Uber Stumbles, Lyft Sees an Opening, and Bites Its Tongue

It has been a rough, scandal-filled year for Uber. But don’t expect John Zimmer, Lyft’s president, to gloat about his competitor’s misfortunes.

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