Opinion | The Presidential Debates Debate

But most people don’t seem to want to pay attention to the presidential campaign over the long haul, the “better way” Ms. Drew suggests. They’d rather decide early and cruise to the voting booth on autopilot. Democracy works when the voters actually pay attention to what the candidates say and …

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In a Wistful Age, Farmers Find a New Angle: Chore TV

But Mr. Galinat, who is also Peacham’s town clerk, counts himself among a younger generation of farmers who are learning from Mr. Gold. “He has taught me I am no longer selling hay, I am selling a lifestyle,” he said. “He’s really selling himself — his emotions, his opinions, his …

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Air India Flight Skids and Cracks in Half

The plane skidded off the runway around 7:40 p.m. Rescue crews were still dousing the plane with water more than an hour later. Huge crowds surrounded the wreckage as injured passengers were pulled out, their eyes dazed, their faces wet. The rain continued to pelt down. “Considering the severity of …

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