UFC Fight Night Rodriguez vs. Waterson: Live updates and results

The UFC Fight Night main event was delivered on late notice — and so was its headliner, Marina Rodriguez. After issues getting a visa and 20 hours of travel, Rodriguez finally arrived in the United States on Thursday morning. The Brazil native will meet Michelle Waterson in the main event on Saturday in Las Vegas.…

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Covid-19 Live Updates: More Vaccines Near Approval, but Global Drive Could Remain Stalled

Here’s what you need to know: Lining up to receive the Sinopharm vaccine in Lahore, Pakistan, on Wednesday.Credit…Arif Ali/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images The World Health Organization approved one Chinese-made Covid-19 vaccine and could soon approve another. The Biden administration has backed waiving intellectual property protections for vaccines, which could make it easier for more…

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Gets Ready for Elon Musk

When “Saturday Night Live” announced last month that this weekend’s broadcast would be hosted by Elon Musk, the billionaire chief executive of Tesla and founder of SpaceX, the decision was widely discussed, dissected and lamented. Musk’s fans celebrated the selection and praised “S.N.L.” for reaching outside its usual talent pool of actors, athletes and musicians.…

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Jobs, Voting Rights, ‘Saturday Night Live’: Your Friday Evening Briefing

(Want to get this newsletter in your inbox? Here’s the sign-up.) Good evening. Here’s the latest. 1. In a surprise, America’s job engine slowed. The U.S. added 266,000 jobs in April, far below the one million new positions that economists had expected and a sharp drop from the vigorous gains in March. In fact, April’s…

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Live Updates: 4 Former Officers Indicted on Federal Charges of Violating George Floyd’s Civil Rights

Here’s what you need to know: People descended upon the memorial at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis to celebrate the guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial in April. The Justice Department has announced it will charge Mr. Chauvin and three other officers with violating Mr. Floyd’s civil rights.Credit…Joshua Rashaad McFadden for The New York…

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Covid-19 Live Updates: Pfizer Seeks Full F.D.A. Approval for Its Vaccine

Here’s what you need to know: Ton Tran, 106, receiving his second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at a clinic in San Jose, Calif., on Thursday.Credit…Noah Berger/Associated Press Pfizer and the German company BioNTech have become the first companies to apply to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for full approval of their Covid-19 vaccine…

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Jobs Report Is Expected to Show a Big Gain: Live Updates

Here’s what you need to know: Whether the U.S. depends on open pit mines or a more environmentally friendly option called lithium brine extraction will depend on how successful groups are in blocking projects.Credit…Gabriella Angotti-Jones for The New York Times The United States needs to quickly find new supplies of lithium as automakers ramp up…

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PFL 3: Live updates and results for heavyweights and women’s lightweights

Fabricio Werdum is a former UFC heavyweight champion. He is a multiple-time Brazilian jiu-jitsu world champion. And on Thursday night, he will begin his quest to be a PFL champion. The 43-year-old from Brazil, who trains in Southern California, will be making his debut with the fight promotion when he faces fellow Brazilian and fellow…

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Frieze New York, First Live Art Fair in a Year, Kicks Off at the Shed

The colossal white tent on Randalls Island — the one that occasionally threatened to uplift and blow away — is gone, along with the frenetic ferry rides up and down the East River. But Frieze is back, the first live art fair returning to New York after more than a year. This year’s edition, taking…

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