Trump Ads Attack Biden Through Deceptive Editing and Hyperbole
    15 August 2020

    Trump Ads Attack Biden Through Deceptive Editing and Hyperbole

    We reviewed all of the Trump campaign’s television since June. Two-thirds contained clearly misleading claims or videos.
    How to Save the Europa League
    15 August 2020

    How to Save the Europa League

    UEFA might have (accidentally) landed on the perfect model for its second-tier championship, a way to make it distinctive and special and, yes, valuable.
    Japan Cabinet Ministers Visit Yasukuni Shrine
    15 August 2020

    Japan Cabinet Ministers Visit Yasukuni Shrine

    Shinjiro Koizumi, a rising political star, was one of four cabinet ministers who went to Yasukuni Shrine, which has strong links to Japan’s imperial past.
      ‘The Fish Rots From the Head’: How a Salmon Crisis Stoked Russian Protests
      15 August 2020

      ‘The Fish Rots From the Head’: How a Salmon Crisis Stoked Russian Protests

      Plentiful salmon used to be one of the few perks for residents of Russia’s Far East. Then the fish vanished,…
      How Do You Solve a Moon Mystery? Fire a Laser at It
      15 August 2020

      How Do You Solve a Moon Mystery? Fire a Laser at It

      Researchers have used reflective prisms left on the moon’s surface for decades, but had increasingly seen problems with their effectiveness.
      China Tones Down ‘Hotheaded’ Nationalism as Relations With U.S. Sink
      15 August 2020

      China Tones Down ‘Hotheaded’ Nationalism as Relations With U.S. Sink

      Beijing is dialing down its belligerence to avoid provocative moves that might give President Trump more opportunities to attack ahead…
      ‘We’re Clearly Not Doing Enough’: Drop in Testing Hampers Coronavirus Response
      15 August 2020

      ‘We’re Clearly Not Doing Enough’: Drop in Testing Hampers Coronavirus Response

      For the first time during the pandemic, the United States saw a downward trend in the number of coronavirus tests…
      ‘We’re Desperate’: Transit Cuts Felt Deepest in Low-Income Areas
      15 August 2020

      ‘We’re Desperate’: Transit Cuts Felt Deepest in Low-Income Areas

      As the pandemic wreaks havoc on public transit systems across the country, experts say it is low-income residents, people of…
      As Colleges Move Classes Online, Families Rebel Against the Cost
      15 August 2020

      As Colleges Move Classes Online, Families Rebel Against the Cost

      Schools face rising demands for tuition rebates, increased aid and leaves of absence as students ask if college is becoming…