NYT newswire

The Grill Is Confident, Theatrical, Sharp and New Yorky (Food)
The former Grill Room of the Four Seasons now holds a restaurant with a full-battery charge.
(2017.08.22 16:28)

The Grill (Food)
The former Grill Room of the Four Seasons now holds a restaurant with a full-battery charge.
(2017.08.22 16:28)

In Italy’s Drought-Hit Vineyards, the Harvest of a Changing Climate (World)
Some producers in Barolo say this year’s heatwave will improve their wines. But others warn of a loss of balance, in the season and in the grapes.
(2017.08.22 16:18)

Chinese Students and ‘Obedient Autonomy’ (Opinion)
An anthropologist says the term “has little to do with people monitoring themselves or others.”
(2017.08.22 16:17)

Reclaim, an alliance of photography groups advocating for diversity in photojournalism, is surveying photographers globally about their experiences. (Blogs)
Seeking Action – Not Just Talk – About Diversity in Photojournalism
(2017.08.22 16:18)

In an Arkansas Town, Music Is Key to a Comeback (Travel)
Terry Stewart, formerly with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has a plan to bring tourists to El Dorado, Ark. The focus is on the arts.
(2017.08.22 16:00)

In St. Lucia, a Celebration of Chocolate (Travel)
Resorts are offering packages and deals for Chocolate Heritage Month, with tours, tastings and spa treatments.
(2017.08.22 16:00)

Around the World in Seven Markets (World)
In 360 video, sample the goods at markets from Marrakesh to London.
(2017.08.22 16:00)

Seeking Action — Not Just Talk — About Diversity in Photojournalism (Multimedia)
Reclaim, an alliance of photography groups advocating for diversity in photojournalism, is surveying photographers globally about their experiences.
(2017.08.22 16:22)

Tom Colicchio Changes His Restaurant’s Racially Tinged Name (Food)
The chef is renaming Fowler & Wells, after learning about the name’s connection with the debunked theories of phrenology.
(2017.08.22 15:59)

At New York Museums, More Minorities on Staff Than on Boards (Arts)
The Times collected data on the racial makeup at several major cultural institutions as Mayor de Blasio plans to tie public funding to diversity.
(2017.08.22 15:59)

Far from Winner’s Circle, Saratoga Track Workers Fear Deportation (N.Y. / Region)
Saratoga’s racetrack is known for pomp and pageantry, but in the gritty backstretch, Latino track workers are nervous, after local immigration arrests
(2017.08.22 15:48)

My Boyfriend’s Gaining Weight. I Feel Shallow for Caring. (Style)
We were madly in love and planning to get married. But lately I’ve been doubting my physical attraction to him. Is this reasonable, or self-sabotage?
(2017.08.22 16:21)

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on China and Russia Over North Korea’s Nuclear Program (World)
The sanctions on people and companies with ties to Pyongyang’s weapons program aim to break the flow of money to North Korea.
(2017.08.22 15:49)

Bayer-Monsanto Deal Faces Deeper Scrutiny in Europe (Business Day)
The $56 billion merger would create the world’s largest integrated pesticides and seeds group. European regulators examined several recent deals in the sector.
(2017.08.22 15:18)

India’s Supreme Court Strikes Down ‘Instant Divorce’ for Muslims (World)
Until now, Muslims in the country could end their marriage by saying the Arab word “talaq” three times.
(2017.08.22 15:45)

How to Save Money on a Trip to Britain (Travel)
Consider going in January, save your splurge for breakfast and tea, and walk as often as possible (taxis can be expensive).
(2017.08.22 15:00)

She Gave Words to Opera’s Nixon (Arts)
Alice Goodman wrote the librettos for two of the most important operas of the late 20th century. Then she seemed to vanish from the scene.
(2017.08.22 14:43)

The Attacks in Spain: What We Know Now (World)
The attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils last week may have taken a year to plan and involved a cell of 12 or more conspirators from a small town in the Pyrenees. Here is what is known so far.
(2017.08.22 15:09)

Tunneling Though the Internet on Vacation (Technology)
A virtual private network will not keep you safe from every online danger, but a good one can help protect your personal data when you’re traveling.
(2017.08.22 14:16)