DEBUNKING 5 VIRAL RUMORS ABOUT CHRISTINE BLASEY FORD, KAVANAUGH'S ACCUSER

Dr. Blasey has been the target of widespread social media disinformation since she came forward with accusations of sexual assault...

ASIA AND AUSTRALIA EDITION: YOUR THURSDAY NEWS BRIEFING: NORTH KOREA, PAKISTAN, TAIWAN

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

 
 
 

SEAWORLD AGREES TO PAY $5 MILLION IN ‘BLACKFISH EFFECT' CASE

The S.E.C. says the company and its former chief executive misled investors about the financial impact of the documentary.

A BETTER WAY TO GET NEW YORK'S TRAFFIC MOVING

The city can fight congestion and raise revenue through parking regulations.

 
 
 

MILLIONS OF CAROLINA HOMES ARE AT RISK OF FLOODING. ONLY 335,000 HAVE FLOOD INSURANCE

Here's why the federal flood insurance program won't pick up the slack.

FEWER ATTACKS, BUT A MORE COMPLEX TERRORIST THREAT IN 2017, U.S. SAYS

Terrorist attacks and deaths declined in 2017 after a concerted push against the Islamic State, but Al Qaeda and militant groups linked...

 
 
 

IN BREXIT TALKS, SOME SEE HOPE IN A MINIMAL ‘BLIND' DEAL

In a meeting this week, both sides seem to be groping toward a “Blind Brexit,” a vague agreement that will defer hard questions until...

MAN WITH URGE TO ‘RAPE AND KILL A WOMAN' CHARGED IN THE DEATH OF A TOP AMATEUR GOLFER IN IOWA

Celia Barquín Arozamena, 22, who won the Big 12 women's championship in April, was attacked while playing a course near Iowa State...

 
 
 

MAVERICKS AND MARK CUBAN SANCTIONED BY N.B.A. OVER TEAM'S HANDLING OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT

The N.B.A. said Mark Cuban could have done more to address misconduct among team officials but had him donate to charities rather than...

INSIDE FACEBOOK'S ELECTION ‘WAR ROOM'

Seven weeks before the midterm elections, the social network is setting up a central hub to root out disinformation and false news....

 
 
 

NEW YORK REVIEW OF BOOKS EDITOR IS OUT AMID UPROAR OVER METOO ESSAY

The editor, Ian Buruma, left as the magazine faced a backlash after publishing an essay by a Canadian radio personality who lost his...

NORTH AND SOUTH KOREA PLAN TO JOINTLY BID ON 2032 SUMMER OLYMPICS

No details were announced but the mere possibility of the countries' bidding on the Games demonstrated how they have been a strong...

 
 
 

BREAKINGVIEWS: DISNEY'S AND COMCAST'S FIGHT FOR SKY MAY END IN AWKWARD IMPASSE

An auction could decide whether Comcast or Disney takes control of the British broadcaster. The winner will almost certainly overpay.

INTERNETTING WITH AMANDA HESS: WE ANSWER YOUR ‘INTERNETTING' QUESTIONS ABOUT VAGINA EGGS, TIME LORDS AND STEROID RUMORS

It's “Internetting After Dark,” the show about the show. There's a cat in here!

 
 
 

THE BIG SECRET OF CELEBRITY WEALTH

Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pine and Chris Pratt are cumulatively worth $150 million, according to your Google results. Are they really?

GEOFFREY OWENS HAS A SECOND WIND. WHERE WILL IT TAKE HIM?

The former “Cosby Show” star talks about the unexpected career resurgence that followed news articles about his job at a Trader Joe's.

 
 
 

CRITIC'S NOTEBOOK: R.I.P., THE CELEBRITY PROFILE

The famous are saying less , granting interviews to their friends and sharing on social media. What's being lost? Almost everything.

TALK OF ETHNIC PARTITION OF KOSOVO REVIVES OLD BALKAN GHOSTS

The suggestion, which has many worried about a resurgence of violence, would effectively concede the failure of decades of American...

 
 
 

EUROPE TO INVESTIGATE AMAZON'S DUAL ROLE OF MERCHANT AND PLATFORM

The European Union's antitrust chief announced an inquiry into the e-commerce giant over its use of data collected about third-party...

ARTHUR MITCHELL IS DEAD AT 84; SHOWED THE WAY FOR BLACK DANCERS

Mr. Mitchell, the first black ballet dancer to achieve international stardom, was also the founding director of the groundbreaking...

 
 
 



Report: Maroon 5 to headline next year's Super Bowl halftime show

Report: Maroon 5 to headline next year's Super Bowl halftime show

The band's latest hit is this summer's "I Like It" with Cardi B. Read more ...

Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes...

Teacher placed on leave over video of toddler being used to steal prizes from game machine

Witnesses recorded video as a man, later identified as a teacher, used his child to steal prizes out of a machine, police said. Read more ...

Recycled wizarding world in backyard raises funds for Hurricane Florence victims

Recycled wizarding world in backyard raises funds for Hurricane Florence victims

They built the fantasy in the backyard of their home by turning trash into treasure. Read more ...

Getaway driver in deadly robbery brought his toddler with him

Getaway driver in deadly robbery brought his toddler with him

Two people died in the armed robbery that yielded $875. Read more ...

High school football player barred from team because of homelessness

High school football player barred from team because of homelessness

A youth shelter has offered the 18-year-old a place to live after learning about his story. Read more ...

2 women in sheriff's van drown in rising Florence floodwaters

2 women in sheriff's van drown in rising Florence floodwaters

Two women who were being transported to a mental health facility drowned when a sheriff's department van was swept away in rising floodwaters, according to authorities. Read more ...

Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office...

Wisconsin authorities investigating reports of active shooter at an office building near Madison

Police were called to a commercial building after receiving multiple reports of a shooting around 10 a.m. ET. Read more ...

Jon Jones gets 15-month USADA suspension after arbitration, eligible for UFC...

Jon Jones gets 15-month USADA suspension after arbitration, eligible for UFC return Oct. 28

Jon Jones is eligible to come back to the UFC, and sooner than many expected. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Wednesday night announced the former UFC light heavyweight champion... Read more ...

Federal Agency Says It Lost Track Of 1,488 Migrant Children

Federal Agency Says It Lost Track Of 1,488 Migrant Children

The Health and Human Services Department first disclosed that it had lost track of 1,475 children late last year, as it came under fire at a Senate hearing in April. Read more ...

Brett Kavanaugh isn't the first Supreme Court nominee to be accused of...

Brett Kavanaugh isn't the first Supreme Court nominee to be accused of sexual misconduct - here's what happened last time, and how it compares to now

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been accused of sexual misconduct, and it's not the first time in American history this has happened. There are parallels between... Read more ...