Latest News Ed Lee, San Francisco Mayor, Dies at 65 2017-12-12T12:25:05.000000000+00:00 Mr. Lee was a civil rights lawyer who, in 2011, became the first Asian-American to be elected as mayor of the city. Alabama Senate Race: Four Things to Watch 2017-12-12T12:19:55.000000000+00:00 Alabama voters go to the polls to choose between Roy S. Moore and Doug Jones in a special election with huge stakes for both parties and President Trump. New York City, Alabama, NFL Network: Your Tuesday Briefing 2017-12-12T12:15:53.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Talk of Trump Visit Tests U.K.’s ‘Special Relationship’ 2017-12-12T11:08:49.000000000+00:00 The American ambassador in London said he hoped a planned trip by President Trump would go ahead despite vocal opposition. New York Today: New York Today: What We Know About the Subway Bombing 2017-12-12T11:00:01.000000000+00:00 Tuesday: A look at Monday’s terrorist attack near Times Square, the origins of whiskey, and the first night of Hanukkah. 2017-12-12T10:59:10.328000000+00:00 Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Chinese and Studying in America 2017-12-12T10:45:25.000000000+00:00 The determination and perseverance that have made Chinese students winners at home can deepen their sense of frustration abroad. Sexual Harassment Cases Show the Ineffectiveness of Going to H.R. 2017-12-12T10:33:45.000000000+00:00 Human resources departments face a quandary: protect the employees who bring complaints, or the companies who employ them. New Higher Education Bill Rolls Back Obama-Era Safeguards 2017-12-12T10:00:21.000000000+00:00 A House rewrite of the law governing higher education would dismantle several regulations imposed by the Obama administration to control for-profit colleges. Fingerprints of Russian Disinformation: From AIDS to Fake News 2017-12-12T10:00:20.000000000+00:00 In the 1980s, the Soviets peddled “bum dope about AIDS” around the world. Moscow’s tactics haven’t changed much in the years since.