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Experts Doubt Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Will Boost Economy

Other analysts have expressed similar skepticism that Mr. Trump’s combination of matching grants and other incentives will mobilize the promised infrastructure investment. Kevin DeGood,...

Trump Blames Video Games for Mass Killings. Researchers Do Not.

Media scholars say the claim — a common one in the wake of mass shootings — does not hold up to scrutiny. The argument became...

Hotel Carrying New Trump Brand Secures $6 Million Tax Break

In an email on Wednesday, Dinesh Chawla said he and his brother were pleased by the approval, though they said the development agency had...

Economic Scene: Come the Recession, Don’t Count on That Safety Net

The federal debt burden is now the heaviest it has been in 70 years. And it is expected to get progressively heavier, as the...

Tax Overhaul Gains Public Support, Buoying Republicans

Over all, 51 percent of Americans approve of the tax law, while 46 percent disapprove, according to a poll for The New York Times...

Fact-Checking a Facebook Executive’s Comments on Russian Interference

Advertisement President Trump cited tweets by Rob Goldman as proof that Russia’s disinformation campaign was about something other than giving him an election...

The C.E.O. Who Stood Up to President Trump: Ken Frazier Speaks...

pic.twitter.com/a1PNQZism5Now that Ken Frazier of Merck Pharma has resigned from President's Manufacturing Council,he will have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES!

Tools of Trump’s Fixer: Payouts, Intimidation and the Tabloids

In August of that year, Mr. Cohen learned details of a deal that American Media had struck with a former Playboy model, Karen McDougal,...

President or Luxury Towers: Either Way, Trump Is the Rage in...

There are no formal federal rules that prohibit the younger Mr. Trump from pursuing his business interests; he is a private citizen. And even...

Media Memo: A Familiar Editorial Split After Parkland Shooting, but Not...

It was one of the more striking responses from the news media to Wednesday’s killings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.,...

Trump Administration Proposes Stiff Penalties on Steel and Aluminum Imports

Mr. Ross also proposed an alternative for the steel industry that involved no tariffs, but would set a quota limiting steel imports from all...

Economic View: Why Economists Are Worried About International Trade

This argument was expanded by David Ricardo in the 19th century. Ricardo addressed the question: What if one nation does everything better than another?...

While ‘Last Week Tonight’ Was Away, John Oliver Was Busy

At this time last year, you spoke about not wanting “Last Week Tonight” to be overrun by coverage of President Trump. Do you think...

PEN World Voices to Focus on Resistance in America

Photo Colson Whitehead in 2016. He will appear at the Pen World Voices Festival 2018. Credit Sunny Shokrae for The New York Times PEN America...

It Took Trump to Make Superchunk Go Political

“It was about time,” said Ms. Ballance, who along with Mr. McCaughan also runs the respected independent record label Merge. “It’s all very Mac-driven....

The Trump Administration Is Optimistic About Economic Growth. Be Skeptical.

Advertisement President Trump has been nothing if not bold in his promises to generate supercharged economic growth. When a report showed a strong 3.3...

Trump Tells Lawmakers He’s Mulling Limits on Imported Steel

That pushback, which has garnered the sympathy of many pro-trade Republicans, appears to have turned a trade action that the White House initially viewed...

Bill and Melinda Gates Tackle ‘Tough Questions’ and Trump

Mr. and Ms. Gates are badgered about Mr. Trump so often that they made the topic part of the annual letter they published early...

Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Emphasizes Private Funding Over Public Interest

Proposals intended to serve more impoverished communities that require more state and local money, including improving drinking water in a place like Flint, Mich.,...

Trump Administration Targets Obama-Era Effort to Limit Methane

Advertisement The Trump administration on Monday moved to repeal one of the last unchallenged climate-change regulations rushed into place in the waning days...

NASA Budgets for a Trip to the Moon, but Not While...

For NASA to push human spaceflight further, he said, “the kinds of commitment of resources that traditionally we’ve done in low-earth orbit, we can...

Trump Rules: F.D.A. Chief Goes Against the Administration Stereotype

Dr. Scott Gottlieb isn’t rolling back his agency’s mission, although he is straddling the interests of the drug and health industries along with public...

Kentucky Rushes to Remake Medicaid as Other States Prepare to Follow

He now works 20 hours a week, but he has neuropathy, a numbness and tingling in his hands and feet, and sometimes has trouble...

Trump’s Infrastructure Plan May Ignore Climate Change. It Could Be Costly.

A White House spokeswoman, who asked to remain anonymous because the plan was not yet public, declined to discuss whether climate change reports were...

Developers Seek $6 Million Tax Break for Trump-Managed Hotel

Still, if the state approves the tax rebate for the Chawlas, it could indirectly, but personally, benefit the president, who owns the family business...

Lower Drug Prices: New Proposals Carry Lots of Promises

One idea addresses an issue that many consider fundamentally unjust: Consumers are increasingly being asked to pay a greater portion of their drug costs,...

Critic’s Notebook: On ‘Big Brother,’ America Gets the Reality-TV Politics It...

“No, it’s going to not be O.K.,” Ms. Newman said. “It’s not. It’s so bad.” Once one of Mr. Trump’s most loyal boosters — she...

Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Attacks White House Over Rob...

Photo Stephen Colbert expressed outrage at the allegations against Rob Porter, who has resigned as White House staff secretary. Credit CBS Welcome to Best of...

Common Sense: From (Crumbling) Airport to (Broken) Escalators: An Infrastructure Odyssey

Many consumer reviews of Newark generally, and Terminal A in particular, are scathing. “Let me just say that Terminal A is hell on earth,”...

A Broadway Bigwig Lampoons Trump, Despite Family Ties

But his decision to create a web series with a first episode that jabs pointedly at the president is striking because of Mr. Roth’s...

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