Officer Said He Fled Turkey, Carrying Evidence of Corruption Officer Said He Fled Turkey, Carrying Evidence of Corruption

A Turkish police officer, testifying in Manhattan, said he had fled to the United States carrying what he called evidence of corruption from an investigation in Turkey.

today, 2:54
The N.F.L. Goes Deep With Mobile and Verizon The N.F.L. Goes Deep With Mobile and Verizon

The N.F.L. and Verizon announced a $2 billion digital rights deal. Fans should love it. Longtime media partners, not so much.

today, 2:24
Basics: Precious Gems Bear Messages From Earth’s Molten Heart Basics: Precious Gems Bear Messages From Earth’s Molten Heart

We may covet gemstones for their beauty, but their real value lies in what they tell scientists about the extreme forces at work deep underground.

yesterday, 19:35
Books of The Times: Adding Up a Prolific Poet’s Charming Weather Reports Books of The Times: Adding Up a Prolific Poet’s Charming Weather Reports

“The Complete Poems of A. R. Ammons” showcases, in two very large volumes, the friendly and searching style of a writer who twice won the National Book Award.

yesterday, 19:45
To Test for Climate Disasters: Build Stuff, Then Blow It Apart To Test for Climate Disasters: Build Stuff, Then Blow It Apart

A team of researchers is destroying things — with wind, water and fire — to help insurers manage the increasing risks of extreme weather.

yesterday, 19:49
Review: A Gothic Tennessee Williams Mash-Up in ‘Glass Guignol’ Review: A Gothic Tennessee Williams Mash-Up in ‘Glass Guignol’

The venerable experimental troupe Mabou Mines incorporates “Frankenstein,” fetishwear and puppetry in excavating the playwright’s obsessions.

yesterday, 19:50
Europe’s Thirst for Cheap Labor Fuels a Boom in Disposable Workers Europe’s Thirst for Cheap Labor Fuels a Boom in Disposable Workers

Employment agencies across the region recruit thousands of migrants for Foxconn and other businesses, with conditions and pay that few in-country nationals would accept.

yesterday, 19:56
Physical Culture | Gear Test, Prenatal Workouts Physical Culture | Gear Test, Prenatal Workouts

DVDs tailored to mothers-to-be are an inexpensive way to get in the 30 minutes of daily exercise. Anita Goa, 37, a yoga instructor, tests prenatal workouts while in her seventh month.

yesterday, 19:58
Video of Starving Polar Bear ‘Rips Your Heart Out of Your Chest’ Video of Starving Polar Bear ‘Rips Your Heart Out of Your Chest’

A team of conservationists documented the plight of an emaciated polar bear in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago. Now some wonder what can be done to save them.

yesterday, 19:59
Magazine: Fall Preview: Spiffy Lube

Need a quick wardrobe tuneup? Fall’s auto-inspired parts only look high maintenance.

yesterday, 20:01