Les Américains en Afghanistan: une défaite inéluctable?

The New York Times traduit en français une sélection de ses meilleurs articles. Retrouvez-les ici. Il était 8 heures du matin et un sergent afghan montait une garde indolente devant ce qu’il appelait le front. Un mois avant la chute de la ville de Kunduz aux mains des talibans, un accord tacite protégeait encore les …

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Athens Is Only Getting Hotter. Its New ‘Chief Heat Officer’ Hopes to Cool It Down.

ATHENS — On the hottest day of Greece’s record-breaking heat wave, when temperatures in Athens rose to 111 degrees Fahrenheit and wildfires choked the air, Eleni Myrivili stopped hanging laundry on her rooftop behind the Acropolis because she could hardly breathe from the heat. “I could only take short, kind of burning breaths,” she said, …

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Why Your Next Trip Might Be More Expensive Than Your Last

In July, short-term rental occupancy hit 84 percent in the busiest destinations, including Myrtle Beach and Cape Cod, Mass. The average rate among rentals — which run the gamut from shared rooms to mansions — was $294 in July, up 21 percent compared to July 2019. Beach and resort destinations like these are “the types …

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R. Kelly Trial: Key Moments From Week 1

For decades, allegations of sexual misconduct have followed R. Kelly. But not until Wednesday, on the first day of his long-awaited criminal trial, did one of his accusers take the witness stand to testify against the disgraced R&B superstar. Jerhonda Pace was only 16 when Mr. Kelly began having sex with her — and when …

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Can You Manifest Your Perfect Match?

“There’s that old paradigm that even though we think we’re self-aware, there are parts of us that are still wounded, ” said Ms. Lyman. “And we attract people who are a mirror to our fears.” Unlike matchmakers, who introduce potential love interests to one another, Ms. Lyman connects people to themselves. She believes that finding …

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