It’s No ‘Glengarry’: A Times Theater Critic Reviews ‘Eyes Only’

Though Mr. Trump is credited as a co-author of The Art of the Deal, there is little art to his depiction of the character of The President in Eyes Only. Unlike Mr. Mamets lowlifes, he has no long game; he is incapable of disguising his agenda. Over and over h…

Democrats still think Joe Biden is electable, but they’re cooling on him

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the New Hampshire Democratic Party Convention at the SNHU Arena on September 7, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire Scott Eisen/Getty Images A recurring series of Insider polls show …

Bank of America says fund managers’ fears of a recession are at levels not seen since the depths of the financial crisis

Associated Press Bank of America surveyed 235 fund managers, asking them a variety of questions including how likely a recession in the next year is, and whether interest rates were to rise. Few in the survey said interest rates would rise w…

Our Food Is Killing Too Many of Us

Our Food Is Killing Too Many of Us

Nutrition standards in schools, which have improved the quality of school meals by 41 percent, should be strengthened; the national Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program should be extended beyond elementary schools to middle and high schools; and school garden pr…

Guatemala poll pits ex-first lady against ex-prison chief

Guatemala poll pits ex-first lady against ex-prison chief

Image copyrightReutersImage caption Sandra Torres and Alejandro Giammattei were the winners of the first round and will now contend the second Guatemalans head to the polls on Sunday to choose their new president. The two candidates who have made it into…

US Congress passes two-year budget deal

US Congress passes two-year budget deal

Image copyrightEPAImage caption Mitch McConnell said the bill would prevent any debt crisis The US Senate has approved a two-year federal budget deal that includes big spending increases. The bill, which has already been passed by the House of Representat…