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News Analysis: An Important Voice for Free Trade Proponents Goes Silent

News Analysis: An Important Voice for Free Trade Proponents Goes Silent

President Trump has roiled markets and international relations by declaring that he would impose tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum.
Harvard Professor Resigns Amid Allegations of Sexual Harassment

Harvard Professor Resigns Amid Allegations of Sexual Harassment

Jorge I. Domínguez in 2004. Mr. Domínguez resigned from Harvard University on Tuesday amid accusations of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior.
News Analysis: On North Korea, Trump Finds Himself in Same Position as His Predecessors

News Analysis: On North Korea, Trump Finds Himself in Same Position as His Predecessors

North Korea’s offer to put its nuclear weapons on the bargaining table opens the door to negotiations of unpredictable length and inevitable complexity.

Another White House Exit: Gary Cohn

Gary D. Cohn, President Trump’s top economic adviser, plans to resign. He opposed the president’s plan to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
The New U.S.-China Rivalry: A Technology Race

The New U.S.-China Rivalry: A Technology Race

The chip maker Qualcomm is the target of a hostile takeover bid by Broadcom, a proposal that the United States government has said could give Chinese rivals an advantage.
Organizer of Failed Fyre Festival Pleads Guilty to Fraud

Organizer of Failed Fyre Festival Pleads Guilty to Fraud

Billy McFarland, the promoter of the failed Fyre Festival in the Bahamas, leaves federal court Tuesday after pleading guilty to wire fraud charges.
In Nanny Trial, Jurors See Photos of ‘the Most Horrendous Scene’

In Nanny Trial, Jurors See Photos of ‘the Most Horrendous Scene’

Crime scene photos were shown on Tuesday in the trial of Yoselyn Ortega, shown last week, who is charged with killed two of the children she cared for as a nanny.
Why Companies and Countries Are Battling for Ascendancy in 5G

Why Companies and Countries Are Battling for Ascendancy in 5G

A Qualcomm event at the CES consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas this year. Among Qualcomm’s rivals in developing standards for 5G wireless technology is the Chinese company Huawei.
Op-Ed Contributor: ‘Millennial’ Means Nothing

Op-Ed Contributor: ‘Millennial’ Means Nothing

Tyra Hemans, 19, a student from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., en route to a protest. Activism by high school students in response to recent school shootings has inspired
Adviser to Emirates With Ties to Trump Aides Is Cooperating With Special Counsel

Adviser to Emirates With Ties to Trump Aides Is Cooperating With Special Counsel

George Nader, an adviser to the United Arab Emirates with ties to current and former aides to President Trump, is cooperating in the special counsel investigation.
In Battle Over Future of Veterans’ Care, Moderation Wins, for Now

In Battle Over Future of Veterans’ Care, Moderation Wins, for Now

David Shulkin, the Veterans Affairs secretary, has been locked in a bitter and unusually public battle with a band of Trump administration officials who he said were out to overthrow him.
Antoni Porowski Can Cook

Antoni Porowski Can Cook

Antoni Porowski, one of the stars of “Queer Eye” on Netflix, plated fresh spaghetti with an adaptation of Marcella Hazan’s tomato sauce, fresh basil and grated Parmesan.
Trilobites: The Cells That Eat, Regurgitate and Eat Your Tattoos Again

Trilobites: The Cells That Eat, Regurgitate and Eat Your Tattoos Again

Scientists studying tattooed mice found that macrophages — a type of immune cell — play a key role in making tattoos last more or less permanently.
Gary Cohn Says He Will Resign as Trump’s Top Economic Adviser

Gary Cohn Says He Will Resign as Trump’s Top Economic Adviser

Mr. Cohn had made clear his opposition to the steel and aluminum tariffs that Mr. Trump plans to impose. It’s the latest departure from a White House in chaos.
Seeking to Heal a Rift, Tillerson Pledges New Aid to Africa

Seeking to Heal a Rift, Tillerson Pledges New Aid to Africa

Much of Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson’s speech on Tuesday focused on security concerns, reflecting a profound shift by the Trump administration to increasingly center on military measures in
Planned Sale of the Weinstein Company Collapses Again

Planned Sale of the Weinstein Company Collapses Again

Maria Contreras-Sweet, the leader of the investor group that agreed to a deal for most of the Weinstein Company’s assets, said the buyers had received “disappointing information” that led them to