Update: North Carolina, After the Storm: What Travelers Need to Know

Driving Travel to the south by car is tougher. Several major roads have been flooded, including parts of I-40, I-95, U.S. 70, U.S. 17 and U.S. 421. North Carolina Department of Transportation is warning motorists to avoid southeastern and south central North Carolina. The free ReadyNC smartphone app provides updates on weather, traffic conditions, power…

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The Getaway: Culture and Conservation Beneath the Sea

Scuba divers descending to the BVI Art Reef off the British Virgin Islands may encounter schools of snapper, sea turtles and rays. But they will certainly see something not native: a giant sculpture of a mythic kraken gripping a shipwreck. The arty artificial reef is part of a wave of new underwater installations visible to…

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Beat Richner, Doctor to Cambodia’s Needy Young, Dies at 71

Dr. Richner was born in Zurich on March 13, 1947. Little is known about his early life, but by his own account, after receiving his medical degree in 1973 and working at the Zurich Children’s Hospital for a year, he was asked by the Swiss Red Cross to travel to Cambodia on a relief mission…

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Five Weeknight Dishes: Truly Delicious, Truly Simple

Sign up here to receive the Five Weeknight Dishes newsletter in your inbox every Friday. The recipes are also available on NYT Cooking in the Weekly Plan in your Recipe Box. You can save your favorites there. Hello and welcome to Five Weeknight Dishes. Some recipes announce themselves as weeknight-friendly in warm, breezy tones, only…

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Encounters: Noah Centineo Is Hot. If Only He Could Cool Off.

Noah Centineo was just two steps from By Chloe, a fast-casual vegan restaurant on Lafayette Street in Manhattan, when he was recognized. “You went to Boca High, right?” said a brunette woman in her 20s, wearing a tank top and skirt. “Yeah,” Mr. Centineo said cautiously, looking up. “So did I,” the woman said, pulling…

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Where to Buy All of the Street Style Pieces You’re Loving This Season

1 of 24 Tyler Joe Biker Shorts + Blazers Biker shorts have been making the rounds this season proving they can work outside of the gym. Pair yours with a blazer and and oversized belt for an ’80s-ish look that feels surprisingly modern. Advertisement — Continue Reading Below 2 of 24 Courtesy Wilfred Margaux Blazer…

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A Cambodian Refugee Cooks From Memory at Nyum Bai

Nite Yun has no memories of the Khao-I-Dang refugee camp in Thailand where she was born in 1982. The chef and owner of Nyum Bai in Oakland, Calif., a restaurant that has attracted national attention, was just 2 when her parents, Cambodians who had fled the Khmer Rouge in the previous decade, scooped up her…

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A Good Appetite: Sheet-Pan Suppers Without the Meat

Advertisement A Good Appetite Vegetarians don’t have to miss out on the glory of the sheet-pan dinner: Chickpeas, tofu and black beans are all great proteins to build a meal around. Image Pair cauliflower and roasted lemon with spiced chickpeas for a satisfying sheet-pan meal.CreditCreditAndrew Scrivani for The New York Times Sept. 21, 2018 Most…

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What Good American Activewear Looks Like in Real Life

Between her TV show Revenge Body, inspirational exercise Instas, and her intense gym routine with her trainer, Coach Joe—it’s clear Khloe Kardashian doesn’t mess around with fitness. In fact, she was back at her routine just three weeks after giving birth to her baby girl, True, this April. Another fitness feat Koko accomplished this year:…

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Fashion Review: When Digital Nightmares Make Great Clothes

MILAN — Earlier this summer Apple unveiled a new retail concept in Milan: a store beneath a glassed-in cascading fountain in a piazza just around the corner from the Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, the shopping thoroughfare that connects the Duomo and the Piazza San Babila. That was just a little more than month before Starbucks…

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