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Campaign Donor Pleaded Guilty to Trying to Bribe Mayor de Blasio

Campaign Donor Pleaded Guilty to Trying to Bribe Mayor de Blasio

Harendra Singh was trying to get favorable lease terms for his Water’s Edge restaurant on city property in Long Island City, Queens. The restaurant has since closed.
Encounters: Howard Stern’s Superagent Is Getting With the Program

Encounters: Howard Stern’s Superagent Is Getting With the Program

The longtime showbiz agent Don Buchwald, center, with his co-workers Maximilian Ulanoff, left, and Jonathan Mason at the Friars Club.
Senate Confirms Trump Nominee Alex Azar as Health Secretary

Senate Confirms Trump Nominee Alex Azar as Health Secretary

Democrats dismissed the idea that Alex M. Azar II might be a moderating force as secretary of health and human services, but Republicans broadly supported his nomination.
U.S. Drone Strike Kills Militants in Pakistan but Angers Its Government

U.S. Drone Strike Kills Militants in Pakistan but Angers Its Government

The site of a United States drone strike in the Kurram tribal region of Pakistan on Wednesday.
Apple, in Sign of Health Ambitions, Adds Medical Records Feature for iPhone

Apple, in Sign of Health Ambitions, Adds Medical Records Feature for iPhone

Apple’s new health records feature will allow iPhone users to transfer certain medical data directly to their iPhones from participating medical providers.
The Carpetbagger: This Year’s Oscars Belong to Strong Women in Fierce Roles

The Carpetbagger: This Year’s Oscars Belong to Strong Women in Fierce Roles

Tough acts to follow: Clockwise from top left, Frances McDormand in “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”; Allison Janney in “I, Tonya”; Laurie Metcalf, left, and Saoirse Ronan in “Lady Bird”;
Upending Brazil’s Presidential Race, Court Upholds Ex-Leader’s Conviction

Upending Brazil’s Presidential Race, Court Upholds Ex-Leader’s Conviction

Former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva of Brazil, center, speaking to supporters during a rally on Wednesday after a Brazilian appeals court upheld a corruption conviction against him.

ScienceTake: This Tiny Robot Walks, Crawls, Jumps and Swims. But It Is Not Alive.

Researchers have created a tiny robot, small enough to navigate a stomach or urinary system, that one day may be used to deliver drugs inside the body.
Bottom Line for Davos Elite: Trump Is Good for Business

Bottom Line for Davos Elite: Trump Is Good for Business

Demonstrators in Zurich this week. While many are poised to recoil at President Trump’s arrival in Davos this week, much of the moneyed elite there are willing to overlook what they portray as the
Art Review: These Shadow Boxes Are Striking. The Story of Their Origin Is, Too.

Art Review: These Shadow Boxes Are Striking. The Story of Their Origin Is, Too.

Joseph Cornell’s “Homage to Juan Gris,” 1953–54. His shadow boxes are the focus of “Birds of a Feather: Joseph Cornell’s Homage to Juan Gris,” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Larry Nassar Sentencing: ‘I Just Signed Your Death Warrant’

Larry Nassar Sentencing: ‘I Just Signed Your Death Warrant’

Judge Rosemarie Aquilina read a portion of a letter written by Dr. Nassar.
Meet the Stereotypes, the Guys Who Help Give Bruno Mars His Bounce

Meet the Stereotypes, the Guys Who Help Give Bruno Mars His Bounce

The Stereotypes, nominated for three Grammys for their work on Bruno Mars’s “24K Magic,” from left: Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus, Jonathan Yip and Ray Charles McCullough II (known as Charm).
For Pope Francis, Fake News Goes Back to the Garden of Eden

For Pope Francis, Fake News Goes Back to the Garden of Eden

Pope Francis has offered a largely cleareyed assessment of fake news, though at times he conflated it with a style of journalism he dislikes.
Indians Are Convulsed by Anger Over Film About a Legendary Hindu Queen

Indians Are Convulsed by Anger Over Film About a Legendary Hindu Queen

Indians protested the release of the Bollywood epic “Padmaavat,” about a legendary Hindu queen who commits suicide rather than submit to a Muslim ruler.
U.K.’s ‘Most Un-P.C.’ Charity Dinner Faces Harassment Accusations

U.K.’s ‘Most Un-P.C.’ Charity Dinner Faces Harassment Accusations

Great Ormond Street children’s hospital in London said that it would return money raised for it by the Presidents Club Charitable Trust.
Cell Behind Barcelona Attack May Have Had Sights on Eiffel Tower

Cell Behind Barcelona Attack May Have Had Sights on Eiffel Tower

A memorial site in Barcelona, Spain, after the attacks in August that left 16 dead and 140 others wounded.
Botox for Camels? At Saudi Arabia Beauty Pageant, That’s a Big No-No

Botox for Camels? At Saudi Arabia Beauty Pageant, That’s a Big No-No

Camels at a beauty contest in Rumah, Saudi Arabia, this past week.