Latest News The New Health Care: Why the Medical Research Grant System Could Be Costing Us Great Ideas 2018-06-18T15:00:30.000000000+00:00 Funding is harder to find in general, and the current approach favors low-risk research and proposals by older scientists and white men. Riling Up the Base May Backfire on Trump 2018-06-18T14:48:17.000000000+00:00 Not only does it get Democrats going, it hurts him with Republican moderates. Supreme Court Avoids an Answer on Partisan Gerrymandering 2018-06-18T14:41:03.000000000+00:00 The decisions were a setback for critics of partisan gerrymandering, who had hoped that the Supreme Court would decide the cases on their merits and rule in their favor. German Leaders Delay Migration Showdown, Seeking Solution in E.U. 2018-06-18T14:37:57.000000000+00:00 Leaders of allied conservative parties in Germany agreed to a two-week cooling period in a migration standoff, avoiding a government collapse, for now. Audi Chief Executive Rupert Stadler Arrested Over Diesel Scandal 2018-06-18T14:07:37.000000000+00:00 Mr. Stadler, a member of Volkswagen’s management board, had been placed under formal investigation days earlier. Migrant Families, World Cup, Beyoncé: Your Monday Briefing 2018-06-18T14:03:22.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Trump Attacks Germany’s Refugee Policy, Saying U.S. Must Avoid Europe’s Immigration Problems 2018-06-18T14:03:13.000000000+00:00 In a series of Twitter posts on Monday, the president railed against Europe’s immigration issues, especially in Germany, as his own policies come under enhanced scrutiny and criticism. What Happens When Prosecutors Break the Law? 2018-06-18T13:45:36.000000000+00:00 Usually, nothing. U.N. Rights Chief Tells U.S. to Stop Taking Migrant Children From Parents 2018-06-18T13:37:25.000000000+00:00 Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein, the United Nations high commissioner for human rights, cited the president of the American Association of Pediatrics, saying the practice is “government-sanctioned child abuse.” On Soccer: Dele Alli and England Drop Their Guard and Their Past 2018-06-18T13:28:17.000000000+00:00 A new coach, a new mind-set and a new generation of players have England’s team entering the World Cup with excitement, rather than dread, for a change.