Latest News Macron Vowed to Make France a ‘Start-Up Nation.’ Is It Getting There? 2018-05-23T05:00:06.000000000+00:00 France has quickly become one of the hottest destinations in Europe for technology investment, but it faces big challenges in its mission to become a leader. Philip Roth, Towering Novelist Who Explored Lust, Jewish Life and America, Dies at 85 2018-05-23T04:50:21.000000000+00:00 Mr. Roth won almost all the major literary awards and published an exceptional sequence of historical novels in his 60s, an age when many writers are winding down. Europe Edition: Mark Zuckerberg, Manchester, Ramadan: Your Wednesday Briefing 2018-05-23T03:57:44.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Michael Cohen’s Business Partner Agrees to Cooperate as Part of Plea Deal 2018-05-23T03:49:53.000000000+00:00 A business partner of Michael Cohen, President Trump’s personal lawyer, pleaded guilty to tax evasion and is said to be working with law enforcement. Stacey Abrams Wins Georgia Democratic Primary for Governor, Making History 2018-05-23T03:44:37.000000000+00:00 The politically liberal Ms. Abrams will test just how much Georgia’s traditionally conservative politics are shifting and whether a black woman can win the governor’s office in the Deep South. The Last Word: Philip Roth 2018-05-23T03:26:07.000000000+00:00 The New York Times sat down with Philip Roth in 2011 to talk about his life and accomplishments. Can Trump Still Claim Victory if Kim Jong-un Keeps His Nuclear Arms? 2018-05-23T03:11:10.000000000+00:00 North Korean denuclearization is off the table, at least in the short term. But there are other outcomes from the planned summit talks that President Trump might accept. Trump Rule Would Bar Some Abortion Advice at Federally Funded Clinics 2018-05-23T02:40:21.000000000+00:00 The president hailed the proposal — a top priority of social conservatives who have been among his staunchest supporters — at a gala for an anti-abortion organization. Congress Approves First Big Dodd-Frank Rollback 2018-05-23T02:26:51.000000000+00:00 The bipartisan legislation will now head to President Trump, leaving fewer than 10 big banks subject to stricter post-crisis oversight. White House, Facebook, Georgia: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing 2018-05-23T02:20:39.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.