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Brexit, Lion Air, Mozambique: Your Friday Briefing

1 hour 12 min ago
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Explosion Rocks Industrial Zone in Eastern China, Killing 47

1 hour 28 min ago
The blast occurred at a chemical plant, and videos online showed people who appeared to have been cut by glass and other debris.

N.C.A.A. Tournament Day 1: Gonzaga, Kentucky and Kansas Cruise as Higher Seeds Avoid Trouble

1 hour 40 min ago
Live scores, updates and analysis from Day 1 of the N.C.A.A. basketball tournament.

25 States Are at Risk of Serious Flooding This Spring, U.S. Forecast Says

2 hours 52 sec ago
With flooding already reaching historic levels in parts of the United States, federal scientists warn to expect more in the coming months.

Doomed Boeing Jets Lacked 2 Safety Features That Company Sold Only as Extras

Thu, 2019-03-21 22:28
Airlines had to pay more for two optional upgrades that could warn pilots about sensor malfunctions. Boeing now plans to make one of the features standard.

A Brief History of the Golan Heights, Claimed by Israel and Syria

Thu, 2019-03-21 22:22
On Thursday, President Trump tweeted about a hilly plateau beside the Sea of Galilee that has been one of Israel’s quieter frontiers for 52 years.

Residents of New Mexico Compound Plead Not Guilty to Terror Charges

Thu, 2019-03-21 21:24
A group of family members stands accused of running a terror camp and using malnourished children as pawns. Their lawyers say they are being targeted because they are Muslims.

In Golan Heights, Trump Bolsters Netanyahu but Risks Roiling Middle East

Thu, 2019-03-21 21:08
Mr. Trump reversed decades of U.S. policy by declaring that Israel should have sovereignty over the Golan Heights — a move that has never been recognized internationally.

N.F.L. Settlement With Kaepernick and Reid Is Said to Be Much Less Than $10 Million

Thu, 2019-03-21 21:02
The former San Francisco 49ers teammates, who accused the league’s 32 teams of colluding to keep them out of the game, reached a deal last month that included a confidentiality agreement.

JetBlue Faces Lawsuit Saying Pilots Drugged and Raped Flight Attendants

Thu, 2019-03-21 20:52
The lawsuit says that two pilots drugged and raped flight attendants last year and that the airline took no action when it learned of the assault.

Reconsiderations: From Dresden on the 50th Anniversary of ‘Slaughterhouse-Five’

Thu, 2019-03-21 20:50
When Kurt Vonnegut was at work on his hugely influential antiwar novel, “he was writing to save his own life,” his daughter said.

America Deserves a Leader as Good as Jacinda Ardern

Thu, 2019-03-21 20:19
New Zealand’s prime minister moved swiftly to ban weapons of mass killing after a gunman attacked two mosques.

Tate Galleries Will Refuse Sackler Money Because of Opioid Links

Thu, 2019-03-21 19:41
“In the present circumstances we do not think it right to seek or accept further donations from the Sacklers,” the group said in a statement.

E.U. Approves Brexit Extension, but Chaotic Departure Still Looms

Thu, 2019-03-21 19:37
The short extension was conditioned on Parliament’s approving a withdrawal deal it has already rejected twice by decisive margins.

Racism in Jury Selection Is Real. Can the Supreme Court Put an End to It?

Thu, 2019-03-21 19:10
The ordeal of death-row inmate Curtis Flowers will yet again test the court’s commitment to equal justice under law.

Trump Signs Executive Order Protecting Free Speech on College Campuses

Thu, 2019-03-21 18:51
The order links some higher education funds to how colleges enforce free speech rights, a cause célèbre for conservatives who argue their voices have been silenced.

Trump Supporter Sobs as He Describes Mailing Bombs to Obama, Clinton and Other Democrats

Thu, 2019-03-21 18:20
Cesar Sayoc pleaded guilty to sending a series of mail bombs last fall to prominent Democrats, as well as George Soros, Robert De Niro and CNN.

Scores of Holiday Revelers Killed as Overloaded Raft Sinks in Iraq

Thu, 2019-03-21 18:11
The vessel, carrying Iraqis celebrating the Kurdish New Year, sank in the Tigris River near Mosul, killing at least 94 people.

MillerCoors Sues Anheuser-Busch Over ‘Misleading’ Corn Syrup Ad

Thu, 2019-03-21 18:10
The lawsuit says the commercial, which first aired during the Super Bowl, implies that there is corn syrup in Coors Light and Miller Lite in order to “frighten” consumers into choosing Bud Light.

More Floods, Trump, Lupita Nyong’o: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Thu, 2019-03-21 17:47
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.