Michael Cohen, Trump's Former Fixer, Reaches Plea Deal Over Payments to Women

Michael Cohen, Trump’s Former Fixer, Reaches Plea Deal Over Payments to WomenImageMichael Cohen, the former personal lawyer to President Trump, leaving his apartment building in New York.CreditRichard Drew/Associated PressBy William K. Rashbaum, Maggie Haberman and Ben ProtessAug. 21, 2018Michael D. Cohen, President Trump’s former fixer, agreed on Tuesday to

Cost of New Coal Rules: Up to 1400 More Deaths a Year

Cost of New Coal Rules: Up to 1,400 More Deaths a YearImageA power plant in Robards, Ky. The mortality numbers for the Trump administration plan are calculated using a modeling system reviewed by the National Academy of Sciences.CreditLuke Sharrett for The New York TimesBy Lisa FriedmanAug. 21, 2018Want climate

Democracy 'Under Attack' as Russian Hackers Target Conservative Groups

Hackers with links to Russian military intelligence continue to conduct covert cyberattacks on U.S. targets, this time going after conservative think tanks that have split with the policies of President Donald Trump, Microsoft said in a new report released today.Microsoft said that it had successfully gleaned new insights from six internet domains