A curation of photographs from our archives are an invitation to look at the world through the eyes of an artist. Photographers, much like landscape painters, are seekers of light. They stake out a scene
From never-ending sunsets to late-night hikes, these destinations know how to celebrate the season. As our planet makes its annual circuit around the sun, parts of the globe experience dramatic seasonal
The schooner Clotilda smuggled African captives into the U.S. in 1860, more than 50 years after importing slaves was outlawed. The schooner Clotilda—the last known ship to bring enslaved Africans to America’s
The executive in charge of Boeing’s troubled 787 Dreamliner factory in North Charleston, S.C., is leaving the company, according to an internal company memo reviewed by The New York Times on Wednesday.
Chelsea Kazonay and members of her family piled into two trucks Monday for an unplanned 300-kilometre road trip in order to escape an intense wildfire that is jumping from treetop to treetop in northern
[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.] The shark frenzy created this week by the tracking of a great white shark swimming in Long Island Sound may have been somewhat
An airline whose planes were involved in two deadly crashes in one week in a remote part of Alaska has voluntarily suspended operations, the Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday. The airline, Air,