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Behind Trump’s Dealings With Turkey: Sons-in-Law Married to Power

Informal relationships between family members help explain the course of diplomacy between the White House and Turkey’s leader.President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, center, meeting in February with Jared Kushner, left, and Berat Albayrak, Turkey’s finance minister and Mr. Erdogan’s son-in-law.Credit…Kayhan Ozer/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesNov. 12, 2019Updated 5:35 a.m. ETISTANBUL — Behind President Trump’s…

The Weekly | In Yoga, Blurry Lines Easily Crossed

Nov. 8, 2019Updated 7:44 a.m. ETEpisode 19: ‘Hands On’Producer Jamila WignotWhen sweaty, barely covered bodies bend and twist in tight space in a yoga class, boundaries can get blurry. What one person may consider a well-intentioned hands-on adjustment to a yoga pose can seem inappropriate to someone else. The combination of physical touch, spirituality and…

How to Work Out at Home, If You Absolutely Must

Ask A Swole Woman is an advice column for people who are sick of clean eating, perfect gym outfits, and chiseled abs. Casey Johnston, who is not a doctor or personal trainer but isn’t afraid to tell gym bros to get the hell away from her squat rack, is here to answer all your fitness…

Moving Closer to Trump, Impeachment Inquiry Faces Critical Test

Investigators have been building their case rapidly. But the closer they get to the president, the more complicated their work will become.Representative Adam B. Schiff of California, the leader of the impeachment inquiry, on Capitol Hill this month.Credit…Erin Schaff/The New York TimesOct. 27, 2019WASHINGTON — House impeachment investigators are speeding toward new White House barriers…

Trump’s Abandonment of the Kurds in Syria Has Other Allies Worried

News AnalysisImagePro-Turkish Syrian fighters crossing the border into Syria to take part in an offensive against Kurdish-controlled areas in northeastern Syria on Friday.CreditCreditNazeer Al-Khatib/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesOct. 12, 2019Updated 4:35 p.m. ETPresident Trump’s surprise acquiescence to a Turkish incursion into northern Syria this week has shaken American allies, and not just because it was…

Those Foreign Business Ties? The Trump Sons Have Plenty Too

ImageDonald Trump Jr. speaking with his family’s business partner in Indonesia, the billionaire Hary Tanoesoedibjo, at an August event promoting two resorts.CreditCreditMast Irham/EPA, via ShutterstockOct. 11, 2019, 7:33 p.m. ETLast month, the Trump family business received approval from a local government in Scotland for a major expansion of its golf resort near Aberdeen, marking the…

September Jobs Report: What to Watch For

Economy|September Jobs Report: What to Watch ForHiring has slowed in recent months, but the labor market has been stronger than other parts of the economy.ImageApplicants talked to recruiters last month at a job fair in Miami for people 50 or older. Monthly hiring has slowed this year, but the labor market remains tight.CreditCreditLynne Sladky/Associated PressOct.…

Trump Publicly Urges China to Investigate the Bidens

Politics|Trump Publicly Urges China to Investigate the BidensPresident Trump made a similar, but private, request of the president of Ukraine, an episode that has sparked an impeachment inquiry.VideoPresident Trump’s public call on China for help that could benefit him in the 2020 election comes amid an impeachment inquiry into a similar request to Ukraine.CreditCreditPete Marovich…

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