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North Korea, Harvey Weinstein, Jack Johnson: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s what you need to know to start your day....


New York Today: New York Today: Spelling Stars of the City

Friday: New Yorkers in the national spelling bee, your Memorial Day weekend lineup, and an addition to the Coney Island skyline....


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Trump Pulls Out of North Korea Summit Meeting With Kim Jong-un

The meeting was scheduled for June 12 in Singapore, and Mr. Trump said it “will not take place.” But he later said it could still happen....


News Analysis: Trump’s Gamble Hits Reality Check in North Korea Negotiations

The president had sought to deal with Kim Jong-un the same way he had handled real estate negotiations — with threats and flattery. It didn’t work....


North Korea Says It Will Give Trump ‘Time and Opportunity’ to Reconsider

With a carefully worded statement, North Korea tried to create an impression that Mr. Kim was the mature statesman trying to salvage the diplomatic process....


Harvey Weinstein Will Be Charged With Rape in New York, Officials Say

Mr. Weinstein is expected to turn himself in to the police on Friday to face first- and third-degree rape charges, law enforcement officials said....


The Major Moments of Harvey Weinstein’s Undoing

Mr. Weinstein is expected to be arrested in New York on Friday. Here’s a look at the producer’s downfall, and how it has been covered by The New York Times....


Ireland Abortion Vote: ‘It’s Not a Man’s Issue,’ but Male Turnout Is Crucial

Women are expected to vote in greater numbers in Friday’s referendum. But turnout among male Irish voters — who tend to consider abortion a women’s issue — may be...


Ireland’s Abortion Vote Becomes a Test for Facebook and Google

Facebook and Google took steps to prevent foreign online influence in Ireland’s abortion referendum on Friday. Here’s how those efforts are working out....


HIPHOPDX NEWS

Pusha T Drops Highly Anticipated "DAYTONA" LP

UPDATE: Produced entirely by Kanye West....


A$AP Rocky Returns With "Testing" Album

UPDATE: Featuring everyone from Playboi Carti and Kid Cudi to Juicy J and Puff Daddy....


Trev Rich Shares "The Prep" EP

A prelude to "Clarity."...


Big Scoob Releases "Duality" LP

Featuring Tech N9ne, Fat Joe, Mitchy Slick, B-Legit and more. ...


Zaytoven Delivers "Trap Holizay" Album With Future, Gucci Mane, Rick Ross, Quavo & More

UPDATE: 2 Chainz, Lil Uzi Vert, T.I. and Pusha T are among the other guests. ...


50 Cent Laughs Off NYPD Investigation Into His "Get The Strap" Catchphrase

"They investigating my drip."...


Kanye West Paid $85K For Pusha T's Whitney Houston "DAYTONA" Cover Art

The last-minute change came in just before the album's release....


Alex Da Kid Recalls Arguing With Eminem Over "Love The Way You Lie" Mixing

And how people didn't expect the diamond-certified song to be such a hit....


2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards To Feature Tiffany Haddish, Mustard, Michael B. Jordan & More

Plus Common as a presenter. ...


Sorry Beyoncé: Kanye West Says Tyga's "Taste" Video Is Best Of All Time

"Thank you for this perfection." ...