AT THE END OF LIFE, MOST AMERICANS ARE DYING AT HOME

In a historic reversal, fewer patients are dying in hospitals. But experts warn that many families are unprepared to care for seriously...

IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE, THE RICH DON'T GET RICHER. THEY GET IT ALL

For the first time, all 16 teams in the Champions League knockout stages will come from Europe's so-called Big Five leagues. The continent's...

 
 
 

UNIONS SKEPTICAL TRUMP'S TRADE DEAL WILL BRING BACK AUTO JOBS

The administration has said its North American trade pact would add 76,000 jobs in the sector. Experts are not so sure.

 
 
 

HALLMARK THINKS JEWISH PEOPLE HAVE NO CLUE WHAT CHRISTMAS IS

The network has two new Hanukkah-themed movies. In one of them, the Jewish protagonist doesn't know how to decorate a tree.

BRITAIN'S MISERABLE ELECTION

I have never faced such an unappealing set of choices in my life.

 
 
 

F.B.I., JERSEY CITY, YANKEES: YOUR WEDNESDAY EVENING BRIEFING

Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.

HOW TO BAKE THE PERFECT MADELEINE

Good is too easy. These toasty Earl Grey-flavored teacakes are an astounding delight.

 
 
 

NATURAL GAS BOOM FIZZLES AS A U.S. GLUT SINKS PROFITS

Chevron's multibillion-dollar write-down of gas assets is the most recent sign that the gas supply has far outstripped demand.

HOUSE PASSES $738 BILLION MILITARY BILL WITH SPACE FORCE AND PARENTAL LEAVE

A bipartisan group of lawmakers agreed to give troops a pay raise and the president his Space Force, while jettisoning a slew of measures...

 
 
 

PROMISES ASIDE, DEPORTATIONS UNDER TRUMP DROPPED THIS YEAR

In June, President Trump promised that millions of undocumented immigrants already in the country would be deported. That didn't happen.

TERRY DE HAVILLAND, COBBLER TO THE STARS, IS DEAD AT 81

He made python boots for Nureyev, black leather thigh-high boots for Jacqueline Onassis and platforms for Kate Moss that spelled out...

 
 
 

GEORGE LAURER, WHO DEVELOPED THE BAR CODE, IS DEAD AT 94

Every purchase evokes his design of the rectangular Universal Product Code. But although it became ubiquitous, he received no royalties.

AMERICA'S PUBLIC RESTROOMS ARE KIND OF GREAT NOW

Everywhere you look, there are cleaner, more private and more inclusive loos. Thank social justice warriors.

 
 
 

WEINSTEIN'S BAIL IS DOUBLED OVER HANDLING OF ANKLE MONITOR

The bail was set at $2 million after concerns that he had been disabling the device. His lawyers blamed “technical glitches.”

HOW TO GET AMERICANS TO LOVE CAPITALISM AGAIN

There are better solutions than wealth taxes, ‘Medicare for all' or universal basic income.

 
 
 

‘I'VE CRIED MY EYES OUT': VICTIMS OF N.J. SHOOTING ARE MOURNED

Those who died at the kosher supermarket in Jersey City included a Hasidic woman who was its co-owner, a worker and a rabbinical student.

WEINSTEIN AND HIS ACCUSERS REACH TENTATIVE $25 MILLION DEAL

A proposed settlement would end nearly every lawsuit filed by the Hollywood producer's alleged victims, without his having to admit...

 
 
 

AT EDUCATION DEPT., DEEMING JUDAISM AS A ‘NATIONAL ORIGIN' STIRS INVESTIGATIONS

A new executive order from President Trump is likely to further a policy that was already playing out in the Education Department's...

BLACK HEBREW ISRAELITES: WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE FRINGE GROUP

A suspect in the deadly attack on a kosher market in Jersey City was connected to the Black Hebrew Israelites, which has been labeled...

 
 
 



District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near...

District officials 'sickened' by swastika, Confederate flag paintings near elementary school

An Iowa man living next door to an elementary school placed one painting of a Nazi flag and several more depicting Confederate flags on his front lawn. Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market...

Deadly New Jersey shootout started with 'targeted' attack on kosher market, officials say

Jersey City investigators don't yet know why the shooters attacked Jewish kosher deli, and therefore they aren't labeling the attack as anti-Semitic. Read more ...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date...

Child prodigy Laurent Simons drops out of college after graduation date postponed

A 9-year-old Belgian child prodigy who was set to become the world's youngest college graduate has dropped out of his Dutch university - after it postponed his expected... Read more ...

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg named Time's 2019 Person of the Year

The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist is the youngest person to be named a Time Person of the Year. Read more ...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the...

Nolan Arenado rumors: Six potential landing spots if Rockies trade the perennial All-Star

Teams are calling because Arenado would make them better, and the Rockies are listening because they'd be silly not to. Read more ...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019...

Presidents Cup TV schedule, channel, pairings, tee times, format for 2019 tournament

The 2019 Presidents Cup features Tiger Woods and Team USA looking to make it seven straight victories against a collection of international players. Here is all of the... Read more ...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's...

Attention, 'Gilmore Girls' fans: You can now have lunch at Lorelai Gilmore's house

Guests can enjoy re-created scenes from their favorite mother-daughter duo, with original props and costumes all around. Read more ...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at...

Ronaldo irate after being GRABBED by selfie-hunting pitch invader at Juventus' final Champions League group game

Cristiano Ronaldo was incensed after being grabbed by a selfie-hunting pitch invader at the end of Juventus' UEFA Champions League group game against Bayer Leverkusen on... Read more ...

Trump To Sign Order Against Anti-Semitism At Colleges, Worrying Free Speech...

Trump To Sign Order Against Anti-Semitism At Colleges, Worrying Free Speech Advocates

The order will extend a federal anti-discrimination law to include discrimination based on anti-Semitism. Some worry the policy will be used to stifle criticism of Israel on... Read more ...