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Iraq Cracks Down on Protests as Prime Minister Gains Support

Iraqi security forces moved Saturday to take ground back from anti-government demonstrators in Baghdad, forcing a confrontation that turned violent and filled the streets with careening vehicles rushing the wounded to first aid stations and hospitals. The melee, which...

G.M. Is Selling Lordstown Plant

Two weeks after reaching a new labor contract with its union workers, General Motors has sold the Lordstown, Ohio, factory that was a key issue in the contract talks and the 40-day strike the company endured.G.M. sold the factory...

Teenager Wins $25,000 for Science Project That Solves Blind Spots in Cars

Alaina Gassler often saw her mother growing frustrated with blind spots when driving the family’s old Jeep Grand Cherokee in their Pennsylvania neighborhood.The issue inspired Ms. Gassler, 14, to design a system that uses a webcam to...

Burrito Delivered by Bot, as Long as Students Don’t Trap It

BERKELEY, Calif. — Come lunchtime on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, thousands of students rush out for a bite to eat and head back to class. But for more than a year, a few hundred have...

Making an Argument Via Descriptive Detail: Music Reviews

Our new Mentor Text series spotlights writing from The Times that students can learn from and emulate.This entry, like several others we are publishing, aims to help support students participating in our Fifth Annual Student Review Contest. Each spotlights...

Every Photo Tells a Story. His Spoke Volumes.

ImageWaiting for the “All aboard” on a platform at Pennsylvania Station. March 17, 1955.Credit...Sam Falk/The New York Times“To tell the story, completely and instantly,” was how Sam Falk described his mission as a photographer. A...

A Katy Perry Song Drops a Gift in Harley’s Lap

Katy Perry went for a joy ride in Hawaii and came back with a song that should have Harley-Davidson dancing.Last month, Ms. Perry released “Harleys in Hawaii,” a song inspired by a tropical idyll with her fiancé, the...

What We Know About the Attack on a Mormon Family in Mexico

At least nine members of a Mormon family that has tangled with Mexican drug cartels were killed on Monday when their vehicles were ambushed by gunmen in a violent region of northern Mexico, family members said. The victims included...

Boeing C.E.O. ‘Has Done Everything Right,’ Says Chairman

Boeing Co Chairman Dave Calhoun said on Tuesday the company’s board believed Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg “has done everything right,” just days after he came under attack from U.S. lawmakers and repeatedly refused to step down at a hearing...

Hamilton Closing In on Schumacher’s 7 F1 Titles

AUSTIN, Texas — One by one, Lewis Hamilton has passed the great drivers of Formula One.Except one.And now Hamilton is quickly approaching the legacy of the great Michael Schumacher. His chances of catching him, once thought to be impossible,...

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What constitutes a ‘state of emergency’?

WHAT CONSTITUTES A STATE OF EMERGENCY IN NSW?The state of emergency declaration falls under Section 33 of the State...

Adidas backpedals on robotic factories

An expensive experiment in global distribution has been abandoned by Adidas, which has announced that will close its robotic “Speedfactories” in Atlanta and...

Members of neo-Nazi website were exposed in data dump and many are ex and active personnel

An anonymous hacker infiltrated a well-known neo-Nazi website and published members' sensitive information online.The massive data dump of Iron March occurred last week and...

Manchester City will get chequebook out again as they try to keep pace with league leaders Liverpool

Manchester City are preparing to spend big again to ensure the club remain among Europe’s elite.Sportsmail understands the club’s top brass will flex their...

MAFS: Jules Robertson and Cameron Merchant’s TV wedding has an airdate

Married at First Sight's 'wedding of the year' has finally been given an airdate.  Jules Robinson's legally-binding wedding to Cameron Merchant will air on Channel Nine's...