- In the wake of his defense of white supremacists, President Trump was abandoned by executives, contradicted by military leaders and shunned by Republicans.
- According to close aides, the president said he felt liberated by his news conference and viewed it as his latest retort to a political establishment trying to tame his impulses.
On Twitter, the president echoes a refrain of white supremacist groups that oppose the removal of Confederate monuments.
People sang hymns, gospel songs and other anthems of belonging at a gathering in Charlottesville that was largely organized by word of mouth.
In an interview he said he believed was private, Stephen K. Bannon described the alt-right as a “collection of clowns” and lashed out at rivals in the Trump administration.
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It was not immediately clear if the crash near the popular tourist areas of Plaza de Cataluña and Las Ramblas in the Spanish city was related to terrorism.
The Modi government of India has been criticized after children died when a vendor cut off oxygen supplies for lack of payment.
A Texas version of a North Carolina-style bill to restrict transgender bathroom use failed for a second time, but the state’s lieutenant governor said it would return “because the people will demand it.”
A lawsuit against two psychologists who helped devise the C.I.A.’s brutal interrogation program was an unusual effort to demand accountability for tactics adopted after Sept. 11.
Like many in the housing-starved San Francisco region, Sheila James has moved far inland, gaining affordable space at the price of a brutal commute.
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Erosion continues to reshape the coast, the removal of Confederate symbols in Southern California, and another orca dies in San Diego.
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In “Wolf Warrior 2,” China’s top-grossing movie yet, a red-tinged Rambo named Leng Feng takes on a swaggering American soldier of fortune.
Theater has quickly taken on the Trump presidency. Whether what’s onstage can change minds or spark action is open to debate.
A total solar eclipse is not just the momentary theft of day. It is a profound interruption of the world as we know it.
Trump’s response to Charlottesville has encouraged communities to settle the fate of Confederate monuments.
The state has been particularly ambitious in its efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Its conception of this right is unduly narrow.
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