House Files Lawsuit Seeking Disclosure of Trump Tax Returns by NICHOLAS FANDOS and CHARLIE SAVAGE

By NICHOLAS FANDOS and CHARLIE SAVAGE Lawmakers are escalating a fight by moving the dispute into the federal courts, which will probably determine whether the president’s tax returns will be seen by Congress and the public. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

Summer Reading Contest Winner, Week 1: On ‘The Hummingbird as Warrior: Evolution of a Fierce and Furious Beak’ by THE LEARNING NETWORK

By THE LEARNING NETWORK Thank you to the teenagers who participated this week, and congratulations to Ella Jenkins, our winner, and to our many runners-up and honorable mentions. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

Prominent Republicans File Brief to Support L.G.B.T. Rights in Legal Case by JEREMY W. PETERS

By JEREMY W. PETERS The group, including Meg Whitman, Mark McKinnon and Ken Mehlman, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee, says the Civil Rights Act bars such discrimination. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

College-Educated Women Are the Workplace Majority, but Still Don’t Get Their Share by MAYA SALAM

By MAYA SALAM Women in the U.S. have earned more degrees for decades, but it wasn’t until this year that they edged out college-educated men in the work force. Though they still make a lot less money. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

China Calls Hong Kong Protesters Who Stormed Legislature ‘Extreme Radicals’ by JAVIER C. HERNÁNDEZ

By JAVIER C. HERNÁNDEZ The remarks were a stern warning after weeks of demonstrations in Hong Kong against a contentious bill that would allow extraditions to mainland China. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

China Calls Hong Kong Protesters Who Stormed Legislature ‘Extreme Radicals’ by JAVIER C. HERNÁNDEZ

By JAVIER C. HERNÁNDEZ The remarks were a stern warning after weeks of demonstrations in Hong Kong against a contentious bill that would allow extraditions to mainland China. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

Trump and R.N.C. Raised $105 Million in 2nd Quarter, Outdoing Obama by ANNIE KARNI and MAGGIE HABERMAN

By ANNIE KARNI and MAGGIE HABERMAN The figure reported by the president’s campaign and the Republican National Committee dwarfed President Barack Obama’s fund-raising during the same period in 2011. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

On the Streets With Hong Kong’s Protesters: What Is the End Game? by AUSTIN RAMZY, CORA ENGELBRECHT, ORLANDO DE GUZMAN and SHANE O’NEILL

By AUSTIN RAMZY, CORA ENGELBRECHT, ORLANDO DE GUZMAN and SHANE O’NEILL We saw scenes of violence, as well as hundreds of thousands of peaceful demonstrators. There is still much unity in the face of mainland China’s encroaching influence, but it is less clear how this leaderless protest movement will advance. Published: July 2, 2019 atContinue reading “On the Streets With Hong Kong’s Protesters: What Is the End Game? by AUSTIN RAMZY, CORA ENGELBRECHT, ORLANDO DE GUZMAN and SHANE O’NEILL”

On the Streets With Hong Kong’s Protesters. What Is the End Game? by AUSTIN RAMZY, CORA ENGELBRECHT, ORLANDO DE GUZMAN and SHANE O’NEILL

By AUSTIN RAMZY, CORA ENGELBRECHT, ORLANDO DE GUZMAN and SHANE O’NEILL We saw scenes of violence, as well as hundreds of thousands of peaceful demonstrators. There is still much unity in the face of mainland China’s encroaching influence, but it is less clear how this leaderless protest movement will advance. Published: July 2, 2019 atContinue reading “On the Streets With Hong Kong’s Protesters. What Is the End Game? by AUSTIN RAMZY, CORA ENGELBRECHT, ORLANDO DE GUZMAN and SHANE O’NEILL”

R.J. Scaringe, Founder of Rivian, Quietly Builds a Tesla for Trucks and S.U.V.s by NELSON D. SCHWARTZ

By NELSON D. SCHWARTZ The company, which recently came out of stealth mode, has raised $1.7 billion from Amazon, Ford Motor and others without selling a single pickup truck and sport utility vehicle. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

The Government Cut Their Internet. Will Abuses Now Remain Hidden? by HANNAH BEECH and SAW NANG

By HANNAH BEECH and SAW NANG With ethnic conflict spreading in Rakhine State in Myanmar, a government-led online shutdown could hide human rights abuses and leave vulnerable populations in the dark. Published: July 2, 2019 at 05:30AM

Russia Sanctions Froze His Fortune. Can the 4th Amendment Unlock It? by BEN PROTESS and WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM

By BEN PROTESS and WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM A Manhattan investor and Trump donor with business ties to the heirs of Prince can’t get access to his money. A lawsuit says it amounts to an unreasonable seizure of property. Published: July 1, 2019 at 05:30AM

France Will Debate a Bill to Stop Online Hate Speech. What’s at Stake? by AURELIEN BREEDEN

By AURELIEN BREEDEN The plan, which is up for discussion in Parliament this week, would make it mandatory for online platforms to remove hateful content in less than 24 hours. Critics worry about censorship. Published: July 1, 2019 at 05:30AM

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