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Three events are slated for the opening of the school year – V.I. Fathers Back to School Barbecue and Fun Day on Saturday, Aug. 27; the Back to School Days of Prayer on Saturday , Sept. 3, and Sunday, Sept. 4; and the V.I. Fathers March on Sept. 6, the first day of school for public schools in the territory. Organizers are encouraging fathers to take their children back to school starting on the first day.

 
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A Return to Guadeloupe: Tropical Life, French-Style

January 17, 2017 - 6:00am
A food traveler went back to the Caribbean island amid growing recognition for its cuisine. That wasn’t the only draw.

Maria Balshaw Named Director of Tate Museums

January 17, 2017 - 6:00am
Ms. Balshaw, who runs the Whitworth in Manchester, will oversee the four museums in the group, including Tate Modern and Tate Britain.

Rubio Challenged Trump’s Nominee. But Will He Defy Trump?

January 17, 2017 - 6:00am
Senator Marco Rubio’s tough questioning of Rex W. Tillerson, the nominee for secretary of state, was an early test of how adversarial he is willing to be toward a fellow Republican in the White House.

What Should Senators Ask Scott Pruitt, Trump’s E.P.A. Nominee? Here’s What Readers Said

January 17, 2017 - 6:00am
More than 2,000 readers submitted questions on climate change, industry influence and other topics for Mr. Pruitt, who goes before a Senate panel Wednesday.

How Much Will the Inauguration Cost, and Who’s Paying?

January 17, 2017 - 6:00am
Pomp and circumstance does not come cheap. Here’s a peek at the dollars and cents behind this week’s events in Washington.

Feature: Joe Biden: ‘I Wish to Hell I’d Just Kept Saying the Exact Same Thing’

January 17, 2017 - 6:00am
The vice president looks back — and forward.

Europe Edition: Davos, Istanbul, Eugene Cernan: Your Tuesday Briefing

January 17, 2017 - 5:36am
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Sinosphere: U.S. Ambassadors in Asia Make Final Plea for Dead Trans-Pacific Trade Pact

January 17, 2017 - 4:42am
Max Baucus, the ambassador to China, and five others told Congress in an open letter that the United States should not cede its position in Asia-Pacific trade to China.

Serena Williams Downs Belinda Bencic in First Round of Australian Open

January 17, 2017 - 4:28am
In Williams’s 17th appearance in the event, she fought through a 4-4 deadlock in the opening set to beat the 19-year-old Bencic, 6-4, 6-3.

Tour Trump’s Childhood Home

January 17, 2017 - 1:02am
President-elect Donald J. Trump’s childhood home in Queens is up for auction. Take a tour of the home that he lived in until age 4.

Itineraries: Norwegian Expands in the Trans-Atlantic Market

January 17, 2017 - 1:01am
Norwegian, a former upstart airline, plans to begin flying out of more American cities, joining the legacy carriers in extensive long-haul operations.

Donald Trump’s Childhood Home Goes to Auction

January 17, 2017 - 1:01am
The president-elect could be among the bidders when the Queens house where he spent the first four years of his life goes on sale Tuesday.

After Plagiarism Reports, Monica Crowley Won’t Take White House Job

January 16, 2017 - 11:13pm
Ms. Crowley, who had been chosen to serve on Donald Trump’s National Security Council, was dogged by allegations of plagiarism in recent weeks.

Justin Trudeau’s Family Vacation on Aga Khan’s Island Leads to Ethics Inquiry

January 16, 2017 - 10:59pm
The conflict-of-interest investigation and another involving a political fund-raiser threaten to tarnish Mr. Trudeau’s image.

As Support for E.U. Flags Elsewhere, Bulgaria Sees Its Benefits

January 16, 2017 - 10:03pm
While much of Europe has complained about the European Union, Bulgarians paint a different picture, with the Balkan country viewing the bloc as a major positive.

Hello, Fans. We’re the New Yankees. Sandwich?

January 16, 2017 - 9:56pm
As part of “Winter Warm-Up 2017,” several young Yankees and a few veterans will serve up sandwiches, visit senior centers and make phone calls to season ticket holders.

Venezuela Issues New Bank Notes Because of Hyperinflation

January 16, 2017 - 9:48pm
The move, which has been surrounded by chaos for over a month, is meant to lighten the load for Venezuelans who must carry around bags of cash.

M.T.A. Reaches Labor Deal With Transit Workers

January 16, 2017 - 9:46pm
The agreement, which officials said would provide raises of more than 2 percent a year, could be one of the last hurdles for the transportation authority’s outgoing chairman.

Eugene Cernan, Last Human to Walk on Moon, Dies at 82

January 16, 2017 - 9:24pm
A ferocious competitor, Mr. Cernan rocketed into space three times, went to the moon twice and shattered aerospace records on the Earth and the moon.

Mexico or America? A Couple, One of Them Undocumented, Weigh the Risks of Where to Live

January 16, 2017 - 9:18pm
A family in Harlem struggles with whether to stay or go after vowing to leave in a Trump administration.