Opinion | Clean Air Was Once an Achievable Political Goal

The wildfires will force us to recognize the steep costs of incompetent, neglectful, uncaring government.

House Report Condemns Boeing and F.A.A. in 737 Max Disasters

A committee’s Democrats say two fatal crashes were a “horrific culmination” of engineering flaws, mismanagement and…

Opinion | In Two Phone Calls, I Learned Just Who Counts in New York

My TV show is a very safe place to work. My son’s school — well, it…

Opinion | Stop Expecting Life to Go Back to Normal Next Year

Americans will need to take pandemic precautions well into 2021 — yes, even after a vaccine…

As Covid-19 Cases Rise, Europe Enters ‘Living-With-the-Virus Phase’

People across the continent have largely gone back to work, even as the possibility of a…

Opinion | The Love Triangle That Spawned Trump’s Mideast Peace Deal

Kushner went from playing divorce lawyer to marriage broker.

In a Year Like No Other, a ‘Historic Crisis’ of Need

When Times readers heard the call of The Neediest Cases Fund’s annual campaign, they gave. And…

A Deadly Tinderbox

As wildfires continue to rip through parts of the West, Oregon is experiencing catastrophic destruction.

Brian Stelter on Fox News and Reed Hastings on Netflix

Stelter talks about “Hoax: Donald Trump, Fox News and the Dangerous Distortion of Truth” and Reed…

In Denying Minimizing Threat of Virus, Trump Again Downplays Pandemic

President Trump presented a view of the pandemic radically at odds with the view of public…