Latest News West Virginia Teachers Strike Over Salaries for Second Straight Day 2018-02-23T22:13:30.000000000+00:00 Public schools across the state were closed as teachers protested their low salaries, which are 48th in the nation, and the high costs of health care. U.S. Will Move Embassy to Jerusalem in May, Marking Israel’s 70th Birthday 2018-02-23T22:13:13.000000000+00:00 A building now used for consular affairs will be designated the embassy, but most employees will remain in Tel Aviv for now. Tipster’s Warning to F.B.I. on Florida Shooting Suspect: ‘I Know He’s Going to Explode’ 2018-02-23T21:47:02.000000000+00:00 A woman close to Nikolas Cruz, the suspect in the Florida massacre, called the F.B.I. tip line saying she was worried he might be “getting into a school and just shooting the place up.” Anbang Takeover Sends Blunt Message: China Wants to Fix Its Debt Problem 2018-02-23T21:45:57.000000000+00:00 The Chinese government’s move to tame an ambitious global deal maker reflects an official willingness to finally curb the country’s addiction to borrowing. Rick Gates, Trump Campaign Aide, Pleads Guilty in Mueller Inquiry and Will Cooperate 2018-02-23T21:11:03.000000000+00:00 The plea deal could be a sign that Mr. Gates plans to share incriminating information against Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman, or other members of the Trump campaign. Contributing Op-Ed Writer: The Misguided Drive to Measure ‘Learning Outcomes’ 2018-02-23T21:07:04.000000000+00:00 Colleges should stop trivializing the transmission of knowledge. Trump Says Kelly Will Decide on Kushner’s Security Clearance 2018-02-23T21:05:37.000000000+00:00 “He’s going to do what’s right for the country,” President Trump said of his chief of staff. “I have no doubt he will make the right decision.” Gothamist Will Publish Again in Deal With WNYC 2018-02-23T21:03:20.000000000+00:00 One of two local news sites shuttered by their billionaire owner is being revived by New York’s public radio station, but the other, DNAinfo, will stay dark. Defying N.R.A., Florida Lawmakers Back Raising Age Limits on Assault Rifles 2018-02-23T20:39:23.000000000+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. 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.