The biggest primary races to watch in 2018

WASHINGTON — The 2018 primary season — featuring ideological battles, grudge matches, free-for-alls and California’s “jungle primaries” — officially kicks off less than a month from now, when Texas holds its intraparty contests on March 6. The action starts off a bit slowly in the Lone Star State: The headliner contests are the Democratic race … Read more

71 dead after Russian passenger plane crashes near Moscow, officials say

LONDON — A Russian passenger plane crashed shortly after leaving a Moscow airport Sunday, killing all 71 people on board, Russia’s Transport Ministry said. There were 65 passengers and six crew members aboard the short-haul flight. “Judging by everything, no one has survived this crash,” Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov said Sunday afternoon. The Russian Emergency … Read more

Can a Mandela protégé restore South Africa’s pride?

He grew up in Soweto, Johannesburg’s notoriously impoverished segregated township, and became one of South Africa’s richest men, but Cyril Ramaphosa’s toughest years may lie ahead. A protégé of Nelson Mandela, Ramaphosa, 65, will become president if he can persuade the scandal-tarnished incumbent, Jacob Zuma, to stand aside. South Africa’s Parliament postponed Zuma’s state of … Read more

Our digital devices may be revealing more about us than we realize

Sign up for the MACH newsletterYou have been successfully added to our newsletter.A daily newsletter charting the future: From technology to the scientific breakthroughs changing our lives.Your device may be revealing your location to others.mihailomilovanovic / Getty ImagesGet the Mach newsletter.The digital footprints we leave behind as we go about our Internet-browsing, cellphone-calling, app-using lives … Read more

Trump warns Israel that settlements ‘complicate’ peace hopes

Trump warns Israel that settlements ‘complicate’ peace hopes President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was strongly welcomed by Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu US President Donald Trump has said Israeli settlements “complicate” the peace process with Palestinians and urged “care” over the issue.He also told an Israeli newspaper that he did not believe the … Read more

Кухонная посуда | Столовые сервизы