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2
Jun

Google Will Not Renew Pentagon Contract That Upset Employees

Diane Greene, the head of Google’s Cloud business, is said to have told employees that it was backing away from the A.I. work with the military.

2
Jun

Tech Was Supposed to Get Political. It’s Hanging Back in This Election.

While voters get ready for California’s primary on June 5, Silicon Valley’s tech community — which had been politically outspoken — has tried to stay largely under the radar.

2
Jun

How Trump Is Using the Power to Pardon

The president has pardoned political allies and prominent figures whom he said were treated unfairly by prosecutors. The Times’s Supreme Court reporter, Adam Liptak, looks at how this compares with the actions of previous presidents.

2
Jun

The Jobs Recovery: A Longer View

With the monthly job-creation streak continuing to set records, the data shed light both on the rebound from the recession and on what’s left to be desired.

2
Jun

North Korean Envoy Arrives at White House With Letter for Trump

The visit by Kim Yong-chol was the first time a North Korean official had set foot in the White House in 18 years. The two sides are trying to reschedule a summit meeting.

2
Jun

Trump Dangles Aid Before North Korea. But Does Kim Jong-un Want It?

North Korea might not be tempted by promises of economic assistance, fearing dependence on aid from Washington — or anyone else.

2
Jun

We Ran Out of Words to Describe How Good the Jobs Numbers Are

The economy is in a sweet spot, with steady growth and broad improvement in the labor market.

2
Jun

Trump Breaks Protocol With Tweet About Jobs Report Before It Is Released

A tweet “looking forward” to a Labor Department report an hour before its release drew swift condemnation. The report showed strong job growth.

2
Jun

Cavs’ Thompson fined $25K, flagrant reduced

Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson was fined $25,000 for failing to leave the court in a timely manner and shoving a ball into the face of the Warriors’ Draymond Green in Thursday night’s Game 1 of the NBA Finals after being automatically ejected

2
Jun

Manziel on field for 23 plays in Tiger-Cats debut

Johnny Manziel showed effectively throwing from outside the pocket in his preseason debut for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Friday.