Peru is an unincorporated community on the South Fork South Branch Potomac River in Hardy County, West Virginia, United States
Neera Tanden: First Cabinet-Level Casualty of the Twitter Age?
Republicans have criticized her tweets, but Democrats say former President Donald J. Trump?s were much worse as they assail what they call a double standard.
Your Thursday Briefing
Facebook takes a side in Myanmar.
Mitch McConnell Doesn?t Get to Define ?Bipartisan?
If 70 percent of Americans support a policy, including most Republicans, it is bipartisan ? regardless of what some senators think about it.
What Students Are Saying About Vaccine Trials, Sports Without Spectators and a Chaotic Year
Teenage comments in response to our recent writing prompts, and an invitation to join the ongoing conversation.
Helping Migrant Children
A reader proposes assigning an advocate for each child to get him or her out of detention. Also: Economic development for the Palestinians; stopping robocalls.
The White House continues to fight for Tanden?s confirmation, a battle it didn?t expect to wage.
Neera Tanden had been seen as a strong pick to serve as budget director, but her past tweets became a sticking point with Republicans.
Tracking Coronavirus Cases at U.S. Colleges and Universities
Coronavirus cases have continued to emerge by the tens of thousands this year at colleges, a New York Times survey has found.
What Are the Vaccine Roadblocks Where You Live?
U.S. counties should prepare to overcome serious barriers to widespread vaccination. And vaccine hesitancy is only the tip of the iceberg.
Nursing Homes, Once Hotspots, Far Outpace U.S. in Covid Declines
New cases among residents of nursing homes have dropped more than 80 percent since vaccines became available, and deaths have decreased by more than 65 percent.
How Negro History Week Became Black History Month and Why It Matters Now
Black History Month has been celebrated in the United States for close to 100 years but what is it exactly and how did it begin?