No dinner in an Iranian household is complete without polo, or rice. And no pot of polo is complete without tahdig, the crisp crust whose name means “bottom of the pot.” Try this version from Samin Nosrat. https://t.co/1brIdOnEOd
Robert Caslen, a retired Army lieutenant general, has resigned as president of the University of South Carolina after was accused of failing to credit a lengthy passage in a commencement speech he delivered. https://t.co/lPngQL3TrD
At least one ant species has its own royal matchmaking service. “This is quite exciting,” said a zoologist who studied the phenomenon. “It’s the first case of this assisted mate choice and assisted outbreeding that we have in animals.” https://t.co/hlAt4wpWaZ
A former adviser to Representative Doug Lamborn, a Colorado Republican, contends in a federal lawsuit that the congressman flouted safety guidelines, contributing to an outbreak in his office.
NEW: Candidates Clash Over Future of NY in First Mayoral Debate - Yang and Adams battled to protect advantages in a hard-hitting debate while rivals looked for breakout moments, sought to redefine the stakes of the contest and put forth their own visions https://t.co/kQUcyPXRbd
Philadelphia’s health commissioner resigned after acknowledging that he had authorized the cremation and disposal of human remains from the 1985 bombing of the MOVE house without notifying family members.
The two leading candidates in the New York City mayor’s race battled to protect their advantages in a hard-hitting Democratic debate on Thursday evening while their six rivals looked for breakout moments. https://t.co/xmxAwtj5qI
Delta Air Lines will require new hires to be vaccinated against the coronavirus, but will exempt current employees from that mandate, making it one of the first major corporations to embrace such a requirement.
"Those who continue to insist that ending a pregnancy is terrifying and gruesome don’t have science — or common sense — on their side," @JessicaValenti writes in a guest essay. https://t.co/yOXLm7o8s4
Republicans are downplaying or outright denying the violence that took place during the Capitol riot and deflecting efforts to investigate it. They are insisting that any investigation into the Jan. 6 attack include an examination of left-wing violence. https://t.co/zFCVEpoK2g
In a new aspect of the criminal investigation into Donald Trump, N.Y. state prosecutors are examining the extent to which he handed out benefits to executives and whether taxes were paid on the benefits. From
@WRashbaum, @benprotess and me. https://t.co/vsUBs2eHvz
Update: Israel’s military clarified that its ground forces were newly involved in fighting with Palestinian militants, but had not entered Gaza. We deleted an earlier tweet based on the military's statement that troops were "attacking in the Gaza Strip." https://t.co/GgBFPvdXsk