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Toyota Expands Takata Airbag Recall in U.S.

May 24, 2016 - 3:45am
The announcement came after United States regulators accelerated moves to recall vehicles with a defective airbag inflater made by the Japanese company Takata.

The 2016 Race: When Elections Aren’t About the Economy

May 24, 2016 - 3:30am
In some ways, a sleepy economy is making this presidential race more exciting.

Greek Authorities Begin Evacuation of Idomeni Refugee Camp

May 24, 2016 - 1:06am
Greek authorities began an operation at dawn Tuesday to gradually evacuate the country's largest informal refugee camp of Idomeni on the Macedonian border, blocking access to the area and sending in more than 400 riot police.

Hillary Clinton Declines Invitation to Debate Bernie Sanders

May 24, 2016 - 1:02am
Mrs. Clinton’s campaign rejected a Fox News offer and said her priority was addressing “the threat a Donald Trump presidency poses.”

DealBook: Gawker Founder Suspects a Common Financer Behind Lawsuits

May 23, 2016 - 9:53pm
Nick Denton, Gawker’s founder, is questioning whether lawsuits brought by Hulk Hogan and others against the site might have been bankrolled by the same source.

Well: Lawsuits Over Baby Powder Raise Questions About Cancer Risk

May 23, 2016 - 9:51pm
Thousands of women claim talcum powder caused their ovarian cancer, but research into a potential link has produced mixed results.

Police Officer in Freddie Gray Case Is Acquitted of All Charges

May 23, 2016 - 9:45pm
Officer Edward M. Nero’s trial in Baltimore renewed questions about when police officers can stop a private citizen and what they are allowed to do.

Deal Professor: The Game of Thrones at Viacom

May 23, 2016 - 9:45pm
Viacom’s chief executive, Philippe Dauman, appears to be acting out of self-interest in pitting the company against its majority shareholder.

‘Ghostbusters’ Steps Right Into the Hostility of Gender Politics

May 23, 2016 - 9:12pm
Sony Pictures wants male moviegoers to stay interested in its reboot. Hillary Clinton seeks women supporters. Ellen DeGeneres is mixing things up.

U.S. Strike on Taliban Leader Is Seen as a Message to Pakistan

May 23, 2016 - 9:02pm
President Obama described Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour’s death as an “important milestone,” but it also illustrated the tangled relationship between Washington and Islamabad.

On Pro Basketball: Draymond Green Won’t Miss Game 4 After Kicking Steven Adams

May 23, 2016 - 8:57pm
The N.B.A. fined Green and upgraded the call against him to a flagrant-2 foul but did not suspend him, a potentially critical decision in the Western Conference finals.

A Brooklyn Ambulance Service Speaks Chinese, Like Its Patients

May 23, 2016 - 8:41pm
Midwood Ambulance, a private company, started the new service last month to cater to New York City’s growing Asian-American population.

Facebook Says an Investigation Found No Evidence of Bias in a News App

May 23, 2016 - 8:35pm
The social network said it would make changes to Trending Topics, including no longer referring to a list of national news sources.

News Analysis: Despite Obama’s Moves, Asian Nations Skeptical of U.S. Commitment

May 23, 2016 - 8:26pm
The American political mood has darkened toward longtime alliances and international trade. For Asian allies, this means the U.S. might pivot away.

Jimmy Carter, Seeing Resurgence of Racism, Plans Baptist Conference for Unity

May 23, 2016 - 7:00pm
Defending President Obama and criticizing Donald J. Trump, Mr. Carter said the presidential race showed how much work needed to be done to heal racial divisions.

Broadway Defies the Odds With Another Record-Breaking Season

May 23, 2016 - 5:51pm
The season that ended on Sunday brought in more money and people than ever before because of strong tourism and unusually diverse programming.

Your Evening Briefing

May 23, 2016 - 5:47pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Critic's Notebook: At Moogfest, a Demonstration of What Human and Machine Can Accomplish

May 23, 2016 - 5:30pm
This festival featured a resurgence of analog methods after an era of all-too-neat digital sounds.

N.F.L. Tried to Influence Concussion Research, Congressional Study Finds

May 23, 2016 - 5:24pm
The study concluded that after the N.F.L. agreed in 2012 to donate millions of dollars to concussion research, it tried to steer funding away from one of its critics.

How Big Are Those Killer Asteroids? A Critic Says NASA Doesn’t Know.

May 23, 2016 - 5:23pm
A former Microsoft technologist questions NASA’s efforts to identify space rocks and their proximity to Earth.