C.I.A. Concludes That Saudi Crown Prince Ordered Khashoggi Killed

VideoAn autopsy expert. A lookalike. A black van. Our video investigation follows the movements of the 15-man Saudi hit team that killed and dismembered the journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Published OnNov. 16, 2018WASHINGTON — The Central Intelligence Agency has concluded that the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, ordered the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according… Read More

Junot Díaz Remains on Pulitzer Board After Review of Misconduct Allegations

ImageJunot Díaz will remain on the Pulitzer Prize board after a five-month review into sexual misconduct allegations against him. The board said it found no evidence that would lead it to remove him.CreditCreditSara Krulwich/The New York TimesThe Pulitzer Prize board announced Friday that it had concluded its review of sexual misconduct allegations against the award-winning… Read More

List of Missing in California Fire Is Over 1,000 People. Here Is How They’re Being Counted.

ImageSearch and rescue teams looked for victims of the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif.CreditCreditEric Thayer for The New York TimesAs the death toll continues to rise in the deadliest wildfire in California history, the sheriff of the Northern California county where the fire still rages said on Friday that more than 1,000 people were still… Read More

The Mayor Fired a Watchdog, but New York Still Needs Oversight

Investigations Commissioner Mark Peters aggressively sought out the city’s shortcomings.By The Editorial BoardThe editorial board represents the opinions of the board, its editor and the publisher. It is separate from the newsroom and the Op-Ed section.Nov. 16, 2018ImageMayor de Blasio speaking to the media at a press conference last month.CreditCreditJeenah Moon for The New York… Read More

How the Trump Administration Stepped Up Pursuit of WikiLeaks’s Assange

ImageNational security officials have long viewed Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, with hostility and considered him a threat.CreditCreditFrank Augstein/Associated PressWASHINGTON — Soon after he took over as C.I.A. director, Mike Pompeo privately told lawmakers about a new target for American spies: Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks.Intent on finding out more about Mr. Assange’s… Read More