Latest News Tillerson, in Apparent U-Turn, Says North Korea Must ‘Earn’ Its Way to Talks 2017-12-15T21:44:24.000000000+00:00 Three days after striking a conciliatory tone, Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson said the North must stop nuclear threats before any possible talks. Op-Ed Contributor: Russell Simmons, R. Kelly, and Why Black Women Can’t Say #MeToo 2017-12-15T21:39:24.000000000+00:00 When your community fights for the people who terrorized you, it means your pain is not a priority. Opinion: Have a Very Merry War on Christmas 2017-12-15T21:37:49.000000000+00:00 America has a new religion: Fox evangelicalism. New York Police Investigate Rape Claims Against Russell Simmons 2017-12-15T21:35:18.000000000+00:00 Following mounting reports accusing the music mogul of sexual misconduct, law enforcement is conducting a preliminary investigation. President Trump Escalates Criticism of F.B.I. Role in Russia Inquiry 2017-12-15T21:30:08.000000000+00:00 Mr. Trump stepped up his criticism of some F.B.I. agents helping to investigate possible Russian involvement in his campaign, calling it a “very sad thing to watch.” Opinion: My Year of No Shopping 2017-12-15T21:12:37.000000000+00:00 The unspoken question of endless browsing is “What do I need?” What I needed was less. With Rubio, Corker Back on Board, G.O.P. Speeds Ahead With Tax Plan 2017-12-15T21:10:01.000000000+00:00 Senators Marco Rubio of Florida and Bob Corker of Tennessee said they will support the Republican tax bill, moving the legislation closer to passage. Trilobites: An 8th Planet Is Found Orbiting a Distant Star, With A.I.’s Help 2017-12-15T21:03:25.000000000+00:00 A Google neural network analyzed data collected by NASA and helped astronomers detect another planet around a star some 2,500 light years away. Accused of Sexual Harassment, Andrea Ramsey Ends Kansas Congressional Run 2017-12-15T20:55:40.000000000+00:00 Ms. Ramsey, a newcomer to politics, was running to unseat a Republican. She denies that she harassed a male subordinate, as alleged in a 2005 lawsuit. Court Temporarily Blocks Trump Order Against Contraceptive Coverage 2017-12-15T20:42:00.000000000+00:00 A federal judge in Philadelphia allowed an Obama-era rule, generally requiring employers and insurers to pay for contraceptive costs, to continue.