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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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Mediator: At Cannes, the Ad Industry Confronts the Rise of Facebook

June 26, 2016 - 8:27pm
As Facebook commands a growing share of advertising revenue, and ad executives voice suspicion, Facebook itself talks of cooperation.

Israel and Turkey Agree to Resume Full Diplomatic Ties

June 26, 2016 - 8:24pm
The two countries, once close regional allies, fell out after a deadly confrontation in 2010. They are scheduled to announce a deal to resume relations in Rome on Monday.

Speak Up or Stay Hidden? Undocumented Immigrants Cautious After Court Ruling

June 26, 2016 - 7:58pm
Many immigrants now wonder how aggressively they can push for change, or even just live their lives, when one wrong move could mean being deported.

10 Injured During White Nationalist Protest in Sacramento

June 26, 2016 - 7:51pm
Members of the Traditionalist Worker Party, a white nationalist group, clashed on Sunday with protesters at California’s State Capitol.

New Jersey Woman Charged After Her Son, 6, Fatally Shoots His Brother, 4

June 26, 2016 - 7:48pm
Itiyanah Spruill, 22, of East Orange, N.J., was arrested and was also charged with a weapons violation.

Study Links 6.5 Million Deaths Each Year to Air Pollution

June 26, 2016 - 7:00pm
The report, released by the International Energy Agency, urges countries to take steps within their energy industries to help reduce emission levels worldwide.

Central Banks Worry About Engaging World Markets After ‘Brexit’

June 26, 2016 - 6:49pm
Some economists warn that the policies largely favored by the banks could further alienate the public and increase the frustration that encouraged Britons to vote for leaving the European Union.

Perdue Aims to Make Chickens Happier and More Comfortable

June 26, 2016 - 6:49pm
The poultry producer’s plans to improve conditions for its chickens could force competitors to adopt similar measures.

Bill Would Require Relatives’ Consent for Schools to Use Cadavers

June 26, 2016 - 6:46pm
The measure, which awaits Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s signature, would end the practice in which unclaimed human remains often quickly go from city morgues to medical and mortuary schools.

Having Won, Some ‘Brexit’ Campaigners Begin Backpedaling

June 26, 2016 - 6:44pm
Victors in Thursday’s vote to leave the European Union have begun to retreat from promises like the level of added health spending.

Battered by Storms, West Virginia Struggles to Recover

June 26, 2016 - 6:08pm
The storms that swept West Virginia last Thursday created historic flooding and in the aftermath left hundreds of homes, buildings, bridges, roads and vehicles destroyed.

White House Letter: Cleveland Cavaliers Join Obama’s To-Do List. He Loves This Part of the Job.

June 26, 2016 - 6:04pm
Welcoming championship sports teams to the White House has been one of President Obama’s favorite tasks. It might have even challenged the pleasures of Air Force One — if every winner had come from Chicago.

Brexit Casts Uncertainty on Art Market

June 26, 2016 - 5:57pm
It is predicted that fewer pieces will come to market in Britain because of the weakened pound, but experts maintain that art will persevere as an asset class.

Review: In ‘Katdashians! Break the Musical!,’ Cats Talk Like Kardashians

June 26, 2016 - 5:49pm
Another mash-up from the team that turned “Full House” and “Saved by the Bell” into stage parodies.

Fractures From ‘Brexit’ Vote Spread Into Opposition Labour Party

June 26, 2016 - 5:36pm
Internal criticism of the leader, Jeremy Corbyn, led to his firing the shadow foreign secretary, and at least 11 other members of the party’s cabinet resigned.

Tough Choices and Hard Lessons for E.U. After ‘Brexit’ Vote

June 26, 2016 - 5:11pm
An altered power dynamic must be addressed as well as the question of whether to make fundamental changes or push ahead with deeper integration.

Volkswagen Faces Long Road Ahead, Even After a Civil Settlement

June 26, 2016 - 4:59pm
A broad settlement that is expected to dwarf all previous deals is taking shape, but the Justice Department is still investigating criminal charges.

New York Celebrates Gay Pride Parade

June 26, 2016 - 4:45pm
Sights, sounds and interviews with participants from New York City's Pride March, which ran through Manhattan on Sunday.

On Tennis: Two Defending Champions, but Two Outlooks, at Wimbledon

June 26, 2016 - 4:35pm
Serena Williams has not been the same since a loss at the United States Open denied her a Grand Slam. Now Novak Djokovic has a shot to win all four majors in the same calendar year.

Bill Cunningham Looked for Subjects. And They Looked for Him.

June 26, 2016 - 3:14pm
The New York Times asked readers to share their sightings — and photos — of Mr. Cunningham.