NY Times Jonathan Demme’s Finest Musical Moments 2017-04-26T18:56:12.000000000+00:00 The director, who died on Wednesday at 73, was a self-described “fanatical rock ’n’ roller,” who worked with New Order, Talking Heads, Neil Young and others. Hard-Line Republican Caucus Backs Revised Bill to Repeal Obamacare 2017-04-26T18:14:34.000000000+00:00 The support of the House Freedom Caucus breathed new life into efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act, but it was not clear whether it enough. Net Neutrality Would Loosen Under F.C.C. Chairman’s Plan 2017-04-26T17:57:53.000000000+00:00 The chairman, Ajit Pai, said high-speed internet service should no longer be treated like a public utility with strict rules, but should largely be left to police itself. White House Proposes Slashing Tax Rates for Individuals and Businesses 2017-04-26T17:43:53.000000000+00:00 President Trump on Wednesday proposed sharp reductions in both individual and corporate income tax rates, and also called for the elimination of most itemized tax deductions. Bribe Cases, a Secret Jared Kushner Partner and Potential Conflicts 2017-04-26T17:23:51.000000000+00:00 President Trump’s son-in-law, a top adviser, had help building a real estate empire from a member of one of Israel’s wealthiest families. Matter: Humans Lived in North America 130,000 Years Ago, Study Claims 2017-04-26T17:00:46.000000000+00:00 If early humans smashed mastodon bones found in California in 1992, scientists will have to rethink how humans came to the Americas. Ann Coulter Says She Will Pull Out of Speech at Berkeley 2017-04-26T16:54:22.000000000+00:00 Ms. Coulter, whose speech had earlier been canceled by the university over safety concerns, said, “It’s a sad day for free speech.” Jonathan Demme, Oscar-Winning Director, Is Dead at 73 2017-04-26T16:39:11.000000000+00:00 Mr. Demme, an auteur whose films included documentaries and narrative features, won an Academy Award for “The Silence of the Lambs.” Met Museum, in Quiet Talks With City, Weighs an Admission Fee 2017-04-26T16:33:30.000000000+00:00 Despite its history as a public institution with free entry to all, the museum is considering a mandatory charge to help address budget deficits. Circling Back to Voters, 100 Days Into Trump Era 2017-04-26T16:09:52.000000000+00:00 No regrets, frustrated, inspired, somewhere in between: Voters who talked with Times reporters around the start of the Trump presidency describe how they feel now.