Invoking the Constitution, Pelosi Points to Possible Bribery Charge by BY NICHOLAS FANDOS


By BY NICHOLAS FANDOS

The day after the first public impeachment hearing, Speaker Nancy Pelosi used the word “bribery,” mentioned in the Constitution’s impeachment clause, to describe President Trump’s conduct.

Published: November 14, 2019 at 11:46PM

Why a ‘Republican Economist’ Plans to Vote in the Democratic Primary by BY N. GREGORY MANKIW


By BY N. GREGORY MANKIW

The Harvard economist N. Gregory Mankiw, once an adviser to Republican leaders, has been disappointed by Trump. Here’s what he’s seeking in economic policy.

Published: November 14, 2019 at 10:55PM

Trump’s Choice: National Security or Political Obsession by BY DAVID E. SANGER


By BY DAVID E. SANGER

The impeachment inquiry is the first to involve an issue of geopolitical gravity: Whether the president was undercutting American national interests — containing Russia — to bolster his campaign.

Published: November 14, 2019 at 10:40PM

Trump and the Military: A Dysfunctional Marriage, but They Stay Together by BY HELENE COOPER, JULIAN E. BARNES, ERIC SCHMITT AND THOMAS GIBBONS-NEFF


By BY HELENE COOPER, JULIAN E. BARNES, ERIC SCHMITT AND THOMAS GIBBONS-NEFF

The Pentagon is learning how to work with a president whose orders can whipsaw by the hour.

Published: November 14, 2019 at 10:04PM

Highways on Fire. Semesters Cut Short. A Recession. Can Hong Kong Heal? by BY ALEXANDRA STEVENSON, EDWARD WONG AND KEITH BRADSHER


By BY ALEXANDRA STEVENSON, EDWARD WONG AND KEITH BRADSHER

Months of antigovernment protests and increasingly violent clashes with the police have upended daily life in the global financial hub, with the potential to alter the city’s character.

Published: November 14, 2019 at 07:12PM

Family to Get $10 Million After Death of Man Left in Jail Cell With a Broken Neck by BY VANESSA SWALES


By BY VANESSA SWALES

An Oklahoma county agreed to pay the estate of Elliott Williams, whose complaints were ignored by members of the detention and medical staff for five days.

Published: November 14, 2019 at 06:47PM

‘We’re Just So Angry’: Australians Protest Police Killing of Aboriginal Teenager by BY ISABELLA KWAI AND SASHA GATTERMAYR


By BY ISABELLA KWAI AND SASHA GATTERMAYR

After initially saying the 19-year-old had lunged at the police with a weapon, the authorities later charged an officer with murder and opened an investigation.

Published: November 14, 2019 at 04:20PM

Michael Bloomberg Has a History of Demeaning Comments About Women by BY MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM


By BY MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM

As he prepares a presidential run, Michael Bloomberg’s penchant for crude remarks is likely to draw scrutiny. His team issued a statement saying that some of them were “disrespectful and wrong.”

Published: November 14, 2019 at 03:30PM

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