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F.B.I. Report, Afghan War, New Zealand: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Dec 9, 2019 • 6:41 PM ET The New York Times

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the …

Boeing 737 Max Was Plagued With Production Problems, Whistle-Blower Says

Dec 9, 2019 • 5:30 PM ET Money The New York Times

Ed Pierson, a former senior manager at the 737 factory, believes production problems may have contributed to two deadly crashes. He will testify …

Before Death, Juice WRLD Flew on Jet Loaded With Drugs, Police Say

Dec 9, 2019 • 5:19 PM ET Culture The New York Times

The up-and-coming artist, whose cause of death remains unknown, went into convulsions while officers in Chicago searched the private plane he arrived …

Opinion: Fallout from Stephen Strasburg's record-setting deal will affect Gerrit Cole, Anthony Rendon

Dec 9, 2019 • 5:15 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

The $275 million deal leaves big repercussions in its wake, with likely departure of Anthony Rendon and another record payday, for hurler Gerrit …

Juice WRLD and the Tragic End of the SoundCloud Rap Era

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:57 PM ET The New York Times

The death of the 21-year-old rapper, which comes after those of Lil Peep and XXXTentacion, marks the unsatisfying, rapid conclusion of the decade’s …

'I'm ready': Pierce Brosnan approves of female Bond, misses 'good' 007 paychecks

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:37 PM ET USA TODAY

Pierce Brosnan candidly admitted the one thing he misses about portraying James Bond: "Paycheck was good," he said. "Being honest."             …

New 'Varsity Blues' charges: Georgetown mom pleads guilty for cheating in son's online classes

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:36 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY

In a new twist of the 'Varsity Blues' admissions scandal, a California woman agreed to plead guilty to paying $9,000 to have someone take online …

Boy, 3, in Stroller Is Killed at Intersection in East Harlem

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:33 PM ET The New York Times

Traffic fatalities are up despite a vow from city officials to transform the city’s streets. Until this year, there had been progress in reducing the …

Highlights From the Horowitz Report on the Russia Investigation

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:15 PM ET Politics The New York Times

The inquiry by the Justice Department’s inspector general found no evidence of the political conspiracy alleged by President Trump but uncovered flaws …

George H.W. Bush grandson running for Congress in Texas

Dec 9, 2019 • 4:05 PM ET Politics USA TODAY

Pierce Bush, a grandson of the late President George H.W. Bush, announced Monday that he is running to represent Texas' 22nd Congressional district. …

Cold, snow to blast central, eastern U.S. this week

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:56 PM ET U.S. USA TODAY

Some of the coldest air of the season is poised to barrel into portions of the central and eastern U.S. over the next couple of days, forecasters …

Pete Buttigieg Will Open Fund-Raisers to Press Amid Pressure Over Transparency

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:45 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

Mr. Buttigieg will also release his client list from his time at McKinsey & Company. The news is a significant concession from a candidate being …

White Castle recalls frozen burgers and cheeseburgers over 'possible presence of Listeria'

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:34 PM ET Money USA TODAY

Recall alert. White Castle is voluntarily recalling select boxes of frozen sandwiches "for the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes."         …

Stephen Strasburg has agreed to seven-year, $245M deal to stay with Washington Nationals

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:31 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Fresh off winning the World Series, the Washington Nationals have locked down Stephen Strasburg with a seven-year, $245 million contract.             …

NATO conference canceled after US ambassador Carla Sands blocks speaker critical of Trump

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:14 PM ET World USA TODAY

Stanley Sloan said he was told the U.S. Embassy "vetoed my participation due to my critical evaluation of Trump's impact on transatlantic relations." …

Former Boston College baseball star Pete Frates, champion of Ice Bucket Challenge, dies at 34 of ALS

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:11 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Frates became an inspiration in creating awareness of and generating funds for ALS research after he was diagnosed with the disease in March 2012.   …

Trump says DOJ inspector general report shows 'attempted overthrow' of the government

Dec 9, 2019 • 3:09 PM ET Politics USA TODAY

President Trump highlighted inaccuracies in surveillance applications, but the report found the FBI was legally justified in opening the Russia …

Pete Frates, Who Promoted the Ice Bucket Challenge, Dies at 34

Dec 9, 2019 • 2:59 PM ET Health The New York Times

The former college baseball player’s involvement in the viral trend helped raise more than $100 million toward fighting …

Vanna White Takes a Spin as ‘Wheel of Fortune’ Host After 37 Years

Dec 9, 2019 • 2:46 PM ET Culture The New York Times

After Pat Sajak had emergency surgery, the show’s famous letter-turner took her first turn leading the show, for three weeks of episodes that start …

Barr and Durham Publicly Disagree with Horowitz Report on Russia Inquiry

Dec 9, 2019 • 2:22 PM ET U.S. The New York Times

The attorney general reprised his role as a vocal defender of President …