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Deland Chan, Michael Huang

Deland Chan, a daughter of Wai Chun Chan and Chung K. Chan of New York, was married June 17 to Michael Chih-Chiang Huang, a son...

Lyft Is Said to Seek a Buyer, Without Success

Lyft, a four-year-old company founded by Logan Green and John Zimmer, sprang out of an early long-distance car-pooling program, then called Zimride, in 2007. The...

The Middle East Conflict on Campus

Lindsay Sanders and Nic Serhan giving out information on their organization, Students for Justice in Palestine, at Tufts University. Credit Charlie Mahoney for The .

Scientists Ponder an Evolutionary Mystery: The Female Orgasm

“My gut instinct is that something that matters so much at an emotional level — the intense pleasure of orgasm — would seem to have...

Gunman in Munich Kills 9, Then Himself, the Police Say

Rukmini Callimachi reported from Munich, Melissa Eddy from Berlin, and Andrew Jacobs from New York. Reporting was contributed by Gregor Aisch, Victor Homola and Franziska...

David Hearn Set for Canadian Open at Glen Abbey

He took off his sunglasses and put them behind his cap for every photo and asked the name of every young fan as he made...

Updated Brain Map Identifies Nearly 100 New Regions

A new map based on brain scan data collected by the Human Connectome Project. The data revealed 180 new regions. Credit Matthew F. Glasser, David...

Phil Mickelson Avoids Letup at British Open, Keeping Lead

Soren Kjeldsen of Denmark and Keegan Bradley, the American who won the 2011 P.G.A. Championship, were tied for third at seven under. Sergio Garcia, who...

'All Possibilities' Under Investigation in Italian Train Crash

Train debris on Wednesday at the site of a collision between the towns of Andria and Corato, in the southern Italian region of Puglia. About...

Things to Do in New Jersey, July 9 Through July 17

OLD BRIDGE Salvatore Chiarelli, tenor, performs opera selections, traditional and classical Italian songs and love ballads. July 9 at 2:30 p.m. Free. Old Bridge ...

Race for Britain's Prime Minister Narrows to Two Candidates, Both Women

A third candidate, Michael Gove, the justice secretary, came in third in voting by the party's 330 members of Parliament and was eliminated. Ms. May...

Europe|'Brexit' Briefing: Conservative Backbiting; Labour Civil War; Welsh Regrets?

Michael Gove, the justice secretary, was third with 48. The party's roughly 150,000 members will choose between the final two candidates, in a process to...

Europe|The 5 Conservatives Vying to Become Britain's Next Prime Minister

LONDON — Boris Johnson's surprising announcement on Thursday that he would not seek the leadership of the British Conservative Party — and by extension, succeed...

Things to Do on Long Island, July 2 Through July 10

GLEN COVE “Facing Arthur” (2002), by Stefan Knerrich and Michael Rey, documentary about the relationship between a young German and a 101-year-old Holocaust survivor. July...

Europe|Suspense Is High as Britain Awaits Outcome of EU Referendum

In the 18th-century spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells, in the picturesque Kent countryside, Michael Selway, 54, expressed worry about the future of European integration.

NY / Region|Review: 'Thoroughly Modern Millie' in Northport Tap-Dances Around Dated Mores

Credit Michael DeCristofaro. As you watch “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” it is difficult to remember that the old-fashioned musical set in 1922 dates only to a...

Copa América 2016: Who's In, Who's Hurt and Who Could Win It

Don't panic. Chile's still bringing Arsenal's Alexis Sánchez and Bayern Munich's Arturo Vidal. Argentina can supplement Messi with Ángel Di María, Sergio Agüero and Javier...

Which Rock Star Will Historians of the Future Remember?

I have no data on this, but I would assert that if we were to ask the entire population of the United States to name...

Looking to Its Future, Television Revisits Its Past

David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson signed on for “The X-Files,” but Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker were missing from “Rush Hour.” Other titles will be...

Eske Willerslev Is Rewriting History With DNA

“His role is that of catalyst, choreographer, conductor and cajoler — and sometimes all at once,” said David J. Meltzer, an archaeologist at Southern Methodist...

A Slice of the Confederacy in the Interior of Brazil

Credit Mario Tama/Getty Images. SANTA BÁRBARA D'OESTE, Brazil — On a stage festooned with Confederate flags, a singer was belting out “Dixieland Delight” by Alabama...

US|'Flags of Our Fathers' Author Now Doubts His Father Was in Iwo Jima Photo

At the time, however, the Marines and James Bradley discounted the research. “Listen, I wrote the book based on facts told to me by guys...

Theater|Lortel Awards Celebrate 'Guards at the Taj,' 'The Robber Bridegroom'

Arian Moayed, left, and Omar Metwally perform in a rehearsal of the play Guards at the Taj, written by Rajiv Joseph, at the Linda Gross...

Blasts by Ortiz and Rodriguez Resuscitate a Dormant Rivalry

Alex Rodriguez and David Ortiz, two 40-year-old sluggers with nearly 1,200 home runs between them, reached back to hit long, powerful homers in a game...

Asia Pacific|Timing of Editor's Firing Has Hong Kong Worried About Press Freedom

Channel News AsiaHONG KONG — A top editor at one of Hong Kong's most prestigious newspapers was fired on Wednesday after the publication of a...

Dilma Rousseff Targeted in Brazil by Lawmakers Facing Scandals of Their Own

“Dilma may have dug her own grave by not delivering on what she promised, but she is untainted in a political realm smeared with excrement...

A Top ISIS Leader Is Killed in an Airstrike, the Pentagon Says

Mr. Kerry, standing next to Prime Minister Charles Michel of Belgium, said 66 nations, including Belgium, had joined a coalition devoted to fighting the Islamic...

Garry Shandling, Star of Groundbreaking Sitcoms, Dies at 66

Heavy.comGarry Shandling, the comic and star of “The Larry Sanders Show.” Credit J. Emilio Flores for The . Garry Shandling, a comedian who deftly walked...

Álvaro Enrigue: By the Book

... the Uruguayan Mario Levrero — we are all his children. Antonio di Benedetto's “Zama” will be published in English next May — a genius...

Guido Westerwelle Dies at 54; German Foreign Minister Opposed Libya Incursion

Mr. Westerwelle is survived by his husband, Michael Mronz. “We are thankful for an unbelievably great time together,” the two men wrote in a statement...

Lara Gut Cuts Lindsey Vonn's Lead in World Cup Standings

The three-time world champion Patrick Chan of Canada produced a personal-best score to win the Four Continents figure-skating championship in Taipei, Taiwan, edging China's Jin...

NATO Will Send Ships to Aegean Sea to Deter Human Trafficking

By MICHAEL S. SCHMIDT and SEWELL CHAN FEB. 11, 2016. Inside. Comment. Photo. Defense Minister Michael Fallon of Britain, left, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg of...

Scientists Investigate How Viruses Like Zika Cause Birth Defects

“I'm 52, and I've seen one case of congenital rubella syndrome,” said Dr. David W. Kimberlin, a professor of pediatrics at the University of Alabama...

In China, Books That Make Money, and Enemies

HONG KONG — In a dimly lit industrial building in Hong Kong, hundreds of books wrapped in brown paper were stacked four feet high on...

Jaguars Promote Wash to DC, Give Bradley 1-Year Extension

With Wash in the room, Bradley interviewed former Detroit head coach Jim Schwartz, Atlanta secondary coach Marquand Manuel, Miami secondary coach Lou Anarumo and Dallas...

US Restricts Movement of Salamanders, for Their Own Good

“With the highest biodiversity of salamanders in the world here in the United States, we're very concerned about the risk this fungus poses,” said David...

Challenging Uber, Lyft Bets on a Road Wide Enough for Two

“We're gaining share in the United States,” said John Zimmer, Lyft's president and co-founder. “That's not what happens when one player has a complete monopoly.”...

Refugee Tried to Assist Islamic State, US Says

Magistrate Judge Mary Milloy reviewed with him the penalties for each charge — attempting to provide material support to terrorists, for example, carries a maximum...

Argentina's New President Moves Swiftly to Shake Up the Economy

Mario Blejer, a former Central Bank president who was an adviser to Mr. Scioli, said Mr. Macri was on the correct path. “Without growth, the...

Why It's Too Soon to Sour on the Zuckerberg Charity Plan

Mark Zuckerberg's announcement last week that he and his wife, Priscilla Chan, would dedicate 99 percent of their wealth to the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative drew...

Leonardo DiCaprio Warns Mayors That Time to Act Is Limited

The mayors had gathered here for the Climate Summit for Local Leaders, an event hosted by Mayor Anne Hidalgo of Paris and Michael R. Bloomberg,...

Mark Zuckerberg Vows to Donate 99% of His Facebook Shares for Charity

Wall Street JournalMr. Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, said they were forming a new organization, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, to manage the money,...

Review: In 'Janis: Little Girl Blue,' Exploring Joplin's Demons

Read aloud by the singer-songwriter Chan Marshall, a.k.a. Cat Power, in a gentler voice than Joplin's scratchy yowl, they reveal a forthright honesty, emotional openness...

Ex-British Soldier, 66, Is Arrested in Bloody Sunday Massacre

The Saville inquiry found testimony by Lance Corporal J and two other soldiers — who testified that they had opened fire on men they believed...

Review: 'Allegiance,' a Musical History Lesson About Interned Japanese-Americans

Moments later federal officials are informing the Kimuras — Sammy's sister, Kei (Ms. Salonga), who has watched over him since their mother died during his...

Things to Do on Long Island, Nov. 6 to 15, 2015

Charles B. Wang Center Lecture Hall I, Stony Brook University, 100 Nicolls Road. thewangcenter.org; (631) 632-4400. WATER MILL ... “A Sousa Salute to Our Veterans,”...

Alabama Rolls Up Money, With Tide Lifting All Boats

Jim Carabin, the general manager of Crimson Tide Sports Marketing, is on the sideline, too. He hands ..... Emily Bradley, a sophomore from Michigan, received...

Ahmad Chalabi, Iraqi Politician Who Pushed for US Invasion, Dies at 71

As the Times journalist Michael R. Gordon and a retired general, Bernard E. Trainor, related in their 2012 book, “The Endgame,” members of the Iraqi...

Live Coverage | Maddon Would've Bunted

In Game 2, of the division series between the Cubs and Cardinals, Maddon pulled off successful safety squeezes on back-to-back plays, a tactic he later...

Theater Listings for Oct. 30-Nov. 5

'Charles Francis Chan Jr.'s Exotic Oriental Murder Mystery' (in previews; opens on Monday) The playwright Lloyd Suh, undertaking the first commission for the National Asian...