The Story Behind DeSantis’s Migrant Flights to Martha’s Vineyard

(Mon, 03 Oct 2022 04:18:49 +0000)

Asylum seekers in Texas were recruited for the flights by a woman who appeared to be a former Army counterintelligence agent. “We were tricked,” one migrant said.

Ukrainian Troops Hunt Demoralized Russian Stragglers in Seized City

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 22:00:07 +0000)

A major Russian newspaper said the Russian troops, facing defeat in Lyman, had fled with “empty eyes” after barely escaping with their lives.

Nord Stream Pipelines Have Stopped Leaking After Earlier Damage

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 23:37:12 +0000)

Both European and Russian leaders have said that ruptures discovered undersea were an act of sabotage.

Bolsonaro Outperforms Polls and Forces Runoff Against Lula in Brazil’s Presidential Election

(Mon, 03 Oct 2022 04:35:57 +0000)

The two political titans will face off again later this month in a race widely seen as a major test for one of the world’s largest democracies.

‘I Did All I Could’: As Floodwaters Rose, She Fought to Save Her Disabled Brothers

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 23:40:26 +0000)

Darcy Bishop for decades has cared for her two brothers, who have cerebral palsy. Hurricane Ian was her biggest test yet.

On Sanibel Island, a Search for Stranded Residents Slogs On

(Mon, 03 Oct 2022 00:06:18 +0000)

About 200 households did not leave ahead of Hurricane Ian. Rescue teams are tracking down the stranded and evacuating them — if they are willing.

The Challenges of Dating With Chronic Illness

(Wed, 28 Sep 2022 21:33:32 +0000)

Deciding if and how to share health information can leave daters on a tightrope between vulnerability and vigilance.

The Racial Divide Herschel Walker Couldn’t Outrun

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 07:00:24 +0000)

As a teenage football prodigy, Mr. Walker was pressed to join a fight for civil rights in his hometown. His decision echoes decades later.

As New Term Starts, Supreme Court Is Poised to Resume Rightward Push

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 13:06:38 +0000)

The justices return to the bench on Monday to start a term that will include major cases on affirmative action, voting and discrimination against gay couples. Several will take on questions about race.

The Supreme Court’s Business Docket

(Sat, 01 Oct 2022 14:49:46 +0000)

Upcoming Supreme Court cases could have big implications for businesses.

Anti-Vaccine Parents Go From Welcome to Ostracized in Marin County

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 09:00:20 +0000)

The wealthy California county just north of San Francisco has one of the nation’s highest Covid-19 vaccination rates after years of being known for parents who opposed shots for childhood diseases.

This Hearty Bean Soup Gets Only Better With Time

(Fri, 30 Sep 2022 15:56:39 +0000)

Packed with squash and greens, it anchors a menu from David Tanis that’s perfectly autumnal and best made in advance.

America Has a Ginni Thomas Problem

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 19:00:05 +0000)

Clarence and Ginni Thomas are Mr. and Mrs. Mutiny.

The Supreme Court Isn’t Listening, and It’s No Secret Why

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 20:28:06 +0000)

A court that does not keep the public’s trust cannot perform its critical role in American government.

My First Yom Kippur in Exile

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 18:22:36 +0000)

When it became clear that Vladimir Putin would require me to support his war in Ukraine, I had to leave.

How Private High Schools Keep the College Pay-to-Win Game Going

(Sat, 01 Oct 2022 15:00:06 +0000)

And it can be yours for just four yearly payments of $50,000!

The Supreme Court Is Broken. Where’s Biden?

(Sat, 01 Oct 2022 02:00:27 +0000)

Why is the president sitting this out?

I Make Video Games. I Won’t Let My Daughters Play Them.

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 09:00:10 +0000)

Parents aren’t doing enough to protect their kids from gaming addiction.

There Is a Tax That Could Help With Inflation

(Sat, 01 Oct 2022 15:00:05 +0000)

The case for a progressive levy on consumption.

Why the Music of Rich Mullins Endures, 25 Years After His Death

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 13:15:02 +0000)

The Christian singer-songwriter, who died at age 41 in a car crash, has a legacy that lives on.

Democrats in Congress Point Fingers at Their Leaders Over Stock Trading Ban

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 15:31:29 +0000)

The perception that lawmakers are cashing in on their offices has fueled cynicism among voters. Some politicians want to take the current limits further.

The Sunday Read: ‘The Safe Space That Became a Viral Nightmare’

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 10:00:03 +0000)

An argument at Arizona State’s multicultural center spiraled into a disaster for everyone involved. Who was to blame?

Billion-dollar disasters

(Fri, 30 Sep 2022 16:01:49 +0000)

Hurricane Ian is all but certain to join a growing list of very costly storms.

Did Your Home Security Camera Document Hurricane Ian?

(Thu, 29 Sep 2022 23:11:24 +0000)

We want to hear from you.

OPEC Plus Considering Major Production Cut to Prop Up Oil Prices

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 22:35:18 +0000)

The oil producers group, which meets on Wednesday, is worried about declining demand in a slowing global economy. Prices have dropped by 25 percent since June.

In Quebec, the Independence Movement Gives Way to a New Nationalism

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 18:57:20 +0000)

In Monday’s election, residents of a town that was once a stronghold of the independence movement are expected to back the province’s popular premier, who has embraced a nationalism based on French Québécois identity.

What to Know About the 2022 Nobel Prizes

(Fri, 30 Sep 2022 16:06:44 +0000)

The Nobel Prizes will be announced beginning Monday.

Eliud Kipchoge Had an Unexpected Hand in His Record-Setting Runs

(Sun, 02 Oct 2022 09:00:09 +0000)

Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s greatest marathoner, has an unlikely partner in his world-record-setting marathon runs: a course volunteer who is responsible for handing him nutrition.

F.D.A. Moves to Change ‘Healthy’ Food Definition

(Thu, 29 Sep 2022 22:15:15 +0000)

Salmon is in; sugary yogurt is out.

How to Strengthen Your Bones and Reduce Osteoporosis Risk

(Fri, 30 Sep 2022 20:40:10 +0000)

A new study predicts hip fractures will nearly double worldwide by 2050. Here’s how to avoid them.

Hair Loss After Covid: What to Know

(Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:40:19 +0000)

Increased shedding after illness is not unusual. The good news is that it’s most likely temporary.

At a Michelin-Starred Restaurant, the Ingredients for Romance

(Sat, 01 Oct 2022 00:03:23 +0000)

Marley Brown had no appetite for dating when she met Akeel Shah, her colleague at the restaurant SingleThread. But after they bonded over passions for cooking and their careers, love was on the menu.

How to Solve Intermediate Crosswords

(Thu, 29 Sep 2022 19:43:22 +0000)

Moving up to the Wednesday and Thursday puzzles.