11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

Trump and the myth of the self-made man. Lady Gaga is still shape shifting. What makes ‘The Good Place’ so good? What’s a postpartum doula? And more.
NFL Live: Chiefs Rolling vs. Jags

NFL Live: Chiefs Rolling vs. Jags

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Turkey Demands ‘Convincing Explanation’ on Missing Saudi Journalist

Turkey Demands ‘Convincing Explanation’ on Missing Saudi Journalist

Turkish officials on Sunday demanded a “convincing explanation” from Saudi Arabia over the alleged killing of a dissident who disappeared during a visit to the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, sharply escalating tensions between two of the Middle East’s most important powers. The dissident, Jamal Khashoggi, is a veteran Saudi journalist and commentator who had turned…
Sparks to start for first time in two seasons for Maple Leafs

Sparks to start for first time in two seasons for Maple Leafs

Garret Sparks has been waiting for this opportunity. The 25-year-old goaltender will make his first start for the Toronto Maple Leafs in more than two years when they play the Chicago Blackhawks at United Center on Sunday (7 p.m. ET; NHLN, SN, SN360, TVAS, NBCSCH, NHL.TV). For Sparks, who grew up in Elmhurst, Illinois, about…
Victory for Trump in Supreme Court vote

Victory for Trump in Supreme Court vote

Image copyright US Supreme Court Image caption Brett Kavanaugh, surrounded by his family, was administered the judicial oath by outgoing justice Anthony Kennedy President Donald Trump's controversial nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, has been sworn in following weeks of rancorous debate. The Senate earlier backed his nomination by 50 votes to 48. Mr…
Show How You Feel, Kavanaugh Was Told, and a Nomination Was Saved

Show How You Feel, Kavanaugh Was Told, and a Nomination Was Saved

After the F.B.I. delivered results of its inquiry to the Senate, Ms. Collins and Ms. Murkowski holed up in the secure room on Thursday poring through the confidential material. Ms. Collins spent nearly five hours reading all of the interview summaries and reams of raw material from the F.B.I.’s tip line. Ms. Murkowski returned to…