Latest News Calls Grow for Michigan State University President to Resign Over Nassar Case 2018-01-19T23:21:35.000000000+00:00 The school’s board of trustees asked for a state inquiry over whether officials ignored or covered up abuse complaints over Larry Nassar. Trump and Senators Scramble to Avoid Midnight Government Shutdown 2018-01-19T23:17:31.000000000+00:00 Senate Democrats appear ready to block legislation to keep the government funded past midnight, gambling that President Trump will offer concessions in the face of a crisis. Senate, Supreme Court, Menendez: Your Friday Evening Briefing 2018-01-19T23:10:47.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day. One After Another, Women Face Larry Nassar and Recount Sexual Abuse 2018-01-19T23:10:37.000000000+00:00 The Olympic gymnasts Jordyn Wieber and Aly Raisman are among dozens of women speaking in a Michigan court this week about sexual abuse from the former team doctor. Union Is Formed at Los Angeles Times and Publisher Put on Leave 2018-01-19T23:08:10.000000000+00:00 By a 248-44 vote, newsroom employees defied an anti-union campaign by Tronc management. Later, Ross Levinsohn went on a leave of absence following harassment allegations. The 747 Had a Great Run. But Farewell Doesn’t Mean the End. 2018-01-19T22:59:53.000000000+00:00 The final Boeing 747 flight by any commercial United States airline took to the sky recently, with some tears and farewells. But a new life for the plane beckons. Sports of The Times: Who Has U.S.A. Gymnastics’ Back at This Point? The U.S.O.C., for Some Reason 2018-01-19T22:40:08.000000000+00:00 The country’s national Olympics organization so far has chosen not to decertify the gymnastics federation, despite sexual-abuse claims from more than 150 young women. New York Set to Acquire the Next Generation of Subway Cars 2018-01-19T22:37:47.000000000+00:00 The agency that runs the city’s troubled subway plans to spend nearly $4 billion on new trains to modernize an aging fleet, including novel gangway cars. Live Briefing: Trump and Schumer End Private Talks With ‘Progress,’ but No Deal 2018-01-19T22:35:15.000000000+00:00 The government will shut down at midnight Eastern time if lawmakers fail to reach an agreement on a spending bill. Opinion: The Second Lives of Pussy Hats 2018-01-19T22:18:42.000000000+00:00 One year later, these Women’s March symbols have found new purpose as stuffed toys and talismans (when they’re not being worn, that is).