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The New York Times · 7h ago

Defying N.R.A., Florida Lawmakers Back Raising Age Limits on Assault Rifles

The state’s governor and Republican leaders proposed on Friday the most significant move toward gun control in Florida in decades.
The New York Times · 1h ago

Canada’s Curling Is Crumbling! Or Something Like That.

Here’s the stone cold truth: Canada’s men’s and women’s teams both ended up without an Olympic medal, an unthinkable development for a nation so dominant in the sport.
The New York Times · 9h ago

Rick Gates, Trump Campaign Aide, Pleads Guilty in Mueller Inquiry and Will Cooperate

The plea deal could be a sign that Mr. Gates plans to share incriminating information against Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman, or other members of the Trump campaign.
The New York Times · 4h ago

Patients Eagerly Awaited a Generic Drug. Then They Saw the Price.

Teva Pharmaceuticals announced it would sell a “lower-cost” alternative to Syprine, an old drug that costs more than $21,000. But the new generic version costs nearly as much.
The New York Times · 8h ago

States Mull ‘Red Flag’ Gun Seizures from People Deemed Dangerous

Five states already have laws allowing authorities to temporarily remove guns under a judge’s orders. The Florida school shooting has prompted new debate.
The New York Times · 3h ago

West Virginia Teachers Strike Over Salaries Will Continue Monday

Public schools across the state were closed Thursday and Friday as teachers protested their low salaries, which are 48th in the nation, and the high costs of health care.
The New York Times · 6h ago

Gothamist Will Publish Again in Deal With WNYC

One of two local news sites shuttered by their billionaire owner is being revived by New York’s public radio station, but the other, DNAinfo, will stay dark.
The New York Times · 22m ago

Editorial: Trump’s Chance to Do Right by Transgender Troops

The president should seize the opportunity proposed by his defense secretary to reverse the cruel ban he unveiled on Twitter last summer.
The New York Times · 2h ago

Trump Says Kelly Will Decide on Kushner’s Security Clearance

“He’s going to do what’s right for the country,” President Trump said of his chief of staff. “I have no doubt he will make the right decision.”
The New York Times · 42m ago

As Economy Grows, Federal Reserve Frets Next Downturn

The Fed’s biannual policy report to Congress made little mention of the stock market’s fluctuations, but it affirmed plans to raise interest rates.