Welcome to the online edition of The New York Times Upfront, where you'll find a selection of articles from our print edition. (For information on subscribing to the print edition, with all its addtional articles, graphics, and teacher's edition, please click here.)
Smuggled to America
Deng Chen's parents had him smuggled to the U.S. when he was just 14.
A Bumpy Ride
As GM, Ford, and Chrysler continue to lose ground, foreign carmakers are successfully building cars in the U.S.
DNA Hits a Nerve
Some Native Americans object to efforts to collect their DNA to trace the migration of early humans.
Applying to College
Experts offer tips on navigating the increasingly competitive college application process.
At DePauw University in Indiana, a sorority's attempt to boost its image backfires.
1967: The Six-Day War
Much of today's conflict between Israel and the Palestinians stems from a war 40 years ago this June that lasted less than a week.
NEWS & TRENDS
Where your dollar's been, Brazil's beaches, misspelled words, space junk, and more
Should illegal immigrants be eligible for in-state college tuition rates?
Excerpts from New York Times columnists
Some lighter looks at what's in the news