Latest News Olympic Cross-Country Skiers Eat 8,000 Calories a Day. It’s Exhausting. 2018-02-23T20:12:49.000000000+00:00 Cross-country skiers require, on average, more daily calories than any other type of athlete. But the constant need to eat can take over their lives. Defying N.R.A., Florida Lawmakers Back Raising Age Limits on Assault Rifles 2018-02-23T20:08:47.000000000+00:00 The state’s governor and Republican leaders proposed on Friday the most significant move toward gun control in Florida in decades, but were split on arming teachers. Top Chinese Official Plans U.S. Trip to Address Trade Friction 2018-02-23T19:52:42.000000000+00:00 President Xi Jinping of China is sending Liu He, his top economic policy maker and a recent addition to the Politburo, to Washington on Tuesday. U.S. Will Move Embassy to Jerusalem in May, Marking Israel’s 70th Birthday 2018-02-23T19:52:01.000000000+00:00 A building now used for consular affairs will be designated the embassy, but most employees will remain in Tel Aviv for now. Surfacing: At the ‘Hairdresser’s Fashion Week,’ Celebrating Black Beauty 2018-02-23T19:48:15.000000000+00:00 Meet the people who gather for the extravaganza known as the Bronner Bros. show in Atlanta. Donald Trump Jr. Retreats From Foreign Policy on India Trip 2018-02-23T19:42:06.000000000+00:00 A speech in New Delhi was to focus on “Indo-Pacific” ties. After criticism about mixing profit and policy, it became a chat about business and family. Gothamist Will Publish Again in Deal With WNYC 2018-02-23T19:16:25.000000000+00:00 One of two local news sites shuttered by their billionaire owner is being relaunched by New York’s public radio station, but the other, DNAinfo, will stay dark. Trump Condemns Florida Officer Who Didn’t Act; Sticks by Plan to Arm Teachers 2018-02-23T19:07:44.000000000+00:00 “When it came time to get in there and do something, he didn’t have the courage, or something happened, but he certainly did a poor job,” President Trump said of the officer in Parkland. Patients Eagerly Awaited a Generic Drug. Then They Saw the Price. 2018-02-23T19:05:21.000000000+00:00 Teva Pharmaceuticals announced it would sell a “lower-cost” alternative to Syprine, an old drug that costs more than $21,000. But the new generic version costs nearly as much. Fact Check: Major Shootings Led to Tougher Gun Laws, but to What End? 2018-02-23T18:52:47.000000000+00:00 Major legislation is often spurred by tragedy. Experts are uncertain about the extent that gun control laws have improved safety and curbed violence.