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Your Tuesday Briefing – The New York Times

We’re covering challenges for Israel’s new government and a rare interview with a top Chinese virologist. Tough first days for Israel’s new government Israel’s fragile new coalition government gave a first glimpse of its priorities on Monday, as ministers announced plans to repair ties with U.S. Democrats, investigate a disaster at a religious site that […]


How major US stock indexes fared Monday

Gains in several big-name tech companies including Apple helped nudge the S&P 500 to another record high Monday, even as other parts of the market faltered. The benchmark index was lower for most of the day, then turned higher in the last 10 minutes of trading, ending up 0.2%. Trading has been choppy as investors […]