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Global Stocks Plummet Over Coronavirus Concerns

By Keith Bradsher

U.S. markets were expected to start the week sharply lower, following a sell-off of shares in Europe after more infections were confirmed outside China.

What Time is the Kobe Bryant Memorial: How to Watch

By Scott Cacciola

“A Celebration of Life for Kobe and Gianna Bryant” is expected to run on Monday from about 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Pacific time.

What the Jury's Note Could Mean for a Verdict in the Weinstein Trial

By Alan Feuer

A tantalizing question sent to the trial judge left many people wondering if the jurors were nearing a conviction.

Tom Steyer Stirs More Debate Over Payments in South Carolina

By Stephanie Saul

Mr. Steyer, a billionaire running for president, rents his campaign headquarters in South Carolina from a daughter of the state’s most powerful Democrat, Representative James Clyburn.

Photos of Modi’s Big Party for Trump in India

By The New York Times

“Namaste Trump,” the prime minister’s unabashed homage to the U.S. president, took over a 110,000-seat cricket stadium.

Property Tax Standoff: β€˜The Political Will to Do This Does Not Exist’

By J. David Goodman

A coalition of developers and civil rights activists is pushing hard for property tax changes in New York, but the obstacles are formidable.

From Bonn to Vienna, in Search of Beethoven, the Man

By Michael Cooper

It’s the composer’s 250th birthday, and a pilgrimage shines new light on his art and life.

Debating the Value of PSA Prostate Screening

By Jane E. Brody

In many men identified as having prostate cancer following PSA screening, the disease is neither aggressive nor likely to kill them before something else does.

Impact of the Coronavirus Ripples Across Asia: β€˜It Has Been Quiet, Like a Cemetery’

By Patrick Scott

Across the region, from Japan to Thailand, tourist sites, hotels and shops have emptied out as fear of the outbreak has shut down travel.

β€˜Better Call Saul’ Season 5 Premiere Recap: Just Chilling

By David Segal

Finally, an appearance by the title character (and his wardrobe), in the best season premiere of the series to date.

β€˜She Persisted’ Review: A Musical About Women Who Triumphed

By Laura Collins-Hughes

The feminist rallying cry inspired Chelsea Clinton’s children’s book about the likes of Harriet Tubman and Sally Ride. Now it’s a cheerful stage adaptation.

The Winter Surfers of Rockaway Beach

By Elisha Cooper

On an icy break at the end of a subway line in Queens, freezing waves don’t deter the die-hards. For the hardiest, a wet suit is optional.

My Mom, My Dad and Amazon’s Alexa

By Rachel Simon

Watching my parents play “Jeopardy!” with Alexa gave me an illuminating window into their marriage — one that showed who they were as a couple, without me.

Bringing a New Vibe to the Classroom

By Kerry Hannon

Some educators are experimenting with their approaches to teaching to make course materials more relevant to various cultures and communities.

The Marketing of Stimulants for Children With A.D.H.D.

By Perri Klass, M.D.

Doctors must balance patients’ needs, parents’ concerns, pressure from pharmaceutical representatives and challenges from insurance companies.

The Legacy of the Willowbrook Scandal

By Azi Paybarah

Children with developmental disabilities endured inhumane treatment at an institution. Decades later, they were abused in a group home.