NY Times Arab Nations Issue Demands to Qatar 2017-06-23T15:39:46.000000000+00:00 The list includes shutting down the news network Al Jazeera, abandoning links with Islamist organizations and downgrading ties with Iran. Reader Center: No, James Comey Didn’t Visit the Times’s Newsroom Yesterday 2017-06-23T15:33:46.000000000+00:00 We’re experimenting with having a bulletin board on our site for our journalists to talk directly to our readers about our coverage. Gabe Pressman, a Dean of New York TV Journalism, Dies at 93 2017-06-23T14:47:55.000000000+00:00 To generations of mayors, governors and ordinary New Yorkers, Mr. Pressman, WNBC’s senior correspondent, seemed always on the scene. Mimi O’Donnell Leaves Post at Labyrinth Theater Company 2017-06-23T13:38:44.000000000+00:00 Ms. O’Donnell, currently the theater’s artistic director, said her departure was “absolutely voluntary.” Senate Health Bill, N.B.A. Draft, ‘The Big Sick’: Your Friday Briefing 2017-06-23T13:10:19.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. California Today: California Today: Advice for Graduates 2017-06-23T12:57:29.000000000+00:00 Friday: Parting advice for college graduates, a defiant Nancy Pelosi, and public art in Sonoma. N.B.A. Draft: Analysis of Every Pick and Trade in Round 1 2017-06-23T12:43:08.000000000+00:00 The 76ers selected Markelle Fultz with the first pick in the draft. Lonzo Ball went No. 2 to the Lakers. Here’s a look at the picks and trades in the first round. Loose Definition of Terrorism Upends a Syrian Asylum Seeker’s Life 2017-06-23T12:42:52.000000000+00:00 Radwan Ziadeh, a dissident who faced persecution in Syria, has been denied asylum because of a measure that targets even groups the United States supports. Trump Indicates Tweet on Tapes Was Meant to Affect Comey Testimony 2017-06-23T12:34:08.000000000+00:00 In an interview on “Fox & Friends,” the president also raised questions about the impartiality of the special counsel for the Russia investigation, Robert S. Mueller III. F.B.I. Investigating Deals Involving Paul Manafort and Son-in-Law 2017-06-23T12:27:33.000000000+00:00 It was not clear if the inquiry was part of a broader investigation that has ensnared Paul Manafort, who once served as Donald Trump’s campaign chairman.