NO POLICIES? NO PROBLEM. THE PATCHWORK BREXIT PARTY IS CRUSHING ITS OPPONENTS

Its candidates' politics have little in common beyond gunning for a quick, hard Brexit, but that hardly matters. For now, anyway.

WANT TO SAVE EUROPE? LEARN FROM POLAND

Three lessons from our fight against illiberalism.

 
 
 

FOR SRI LANKA'S BICKERING LEADERS, ELECTION HOPES DIM AFTER TERRORIST ATTACK

The president and prime minister are being called on to step down even by supporters. Waiting in the wings is the family of the former...

BLUES 5, SHARKS 1 | ST. LOUIS WINS THE SERIES, 4-2.: BLUES ROUT THE SHARKS TO REACH THE STANLEY CUP FINALS

St. Louis, in the finals for the first time since 1970, will face the Boston Bruins for its first title.

 
 
 

YOUR WEDNESDAY BRIEFING

Theresa May's new plan would give Parliament a broader role.

XI JINPING WARNS OF NEW ‘LONG MARCH' AS TRADE WAR INTENSIFIES

The Chinese president's remarks come as the country is engaged in an increasingly bitter trade war with the United States.

 
 
 

TRUMP SHIFTS GEARS ON INFRASTRUCTURE, DEMANDING TRADE COME FIRST

On the eve of a meeting with Democratic leaders, President Trump insisted they put aside a plan to rebuild roads and airports until...

I.R.S. MEMO UNDERCUTS MNUCHIN ON WITHHOLDING TRUMP'S TAX RETURNS

A draft legal memo written by agency staff members said the president must use executive privilege to block congressional requests.

 
 
 

THE SATURDAY PROFILE: PUTIN'S TOUGHEST ONLINE CRITIC BRINGS HIS NAME, AND WHEELCHAIR, INTO THE LIGHT

Recently revealed as the creator of the online persona StalinGulag, Aleksandr Gorbunov has attracted a huge following for his scathing...

TWO SENIOR AIDES TO LEAVE THE WHITE HOUSE

Johnny DeStefano, a counselor to the president, and Shahira Knight, the White House legislative affairs director, announced their departures.

 
 
 

DID ARETHA FRANKLIN LEAVE HER WILL UNDER THE COUCH CUSHION?

Handwritten documents have surfaced that suggest the celebrated singer had given much thought to how she wanted her assets distributed...

NEWARK POLICE OFFICER CHARGED IN SHOOTING DEATH OF FLEEING DRIVER

A grand jury indicted the 26-year-old officer in connection with the police shooting death of a man who fled a traffic stop in January.

 
 
 

CASTER SEMENYA PLANS TO RUN 3,000-METER RACE, WHICH DOESN'T REQUIRE HER TO LIMIT TESTOSTERONE

Semenya, the two-time Olympic champion at 800 meters, is expected to race in the Prefontaine Classic next month in California. The...

TRUMP SUPPORTED CHANGING NEW YORK G.O.P. LEADER

Edward F. Cox, a son-in-law of Richard Nixon, had fallen out of favor with President Trump, and will be replaced by Nick Langworthy,...

 
 
 

SCREENLAND: THE PLEASURE OF WATCHING OTHERS CONFRONT THEIR OWN INCOMPETENCE

A viral instructional video of a hand being drawn provided the internet with a safe way to encounter a difficult truth.

LENS: IN PHOTOS, EUDORA WELTY CAPTURED LIFE IN 1930S MISSISSIPPI

Before her career as a distinguished fiction writer, Eudora Welty applied her short-form prowess to photographing life in Depression-era...

 
 
 

MODERN LOVE: TINY LOVE STORIES: ‘HOW TO MEET CUTE'

Modern Love in miniature, college contest edition, featuring the best student love stories of no more than 100 words.

AIRLINE INVOLVED IN 2 DEADLY ALASKA CRASHES SUSPENDS OPERATIONS, OFFICIALS SAY

Taquan Air, which operates sightseeing tours and regular air service, was involved in two crashes within a week, officials said. Eight...

 
 
 

EX-PARTNER OF DECEASED FIGURE SKATER JOHN COUGHLIN SAYS HE SEXUALLY ABUSED HER

Coughlin, who died by suicide in January after being suspended from the sport, was accused by Bridget Namiotka, who said in recent...

TALK DIRTY WITH MACHINE

The future is robots, and they're teaching us how to flirt.

 
 
 



VIDEO: Wild chase of stolen RV ends with injuries in Los Angeles

VIDEO: Wild chase of stolen RV ends with injuries in Los Angeles

The RV crashed into several cars and a palm tree. Read more ...

'Elated': Homeless valedictorian accepted into more than 40 colleges

'Elated': Homeless valedictorian accepted into more than 40 colleges

A homeless student went above and beyond his goal of getting $1 million in scholarships from colleges. Read more ...

Bring on the Blues! Bruins face rematch of epic Stanley Cup Final

Bring on the Blues! Bruins face rematch of epic Stanley Cup Final

The St. Louis Blues have waited 49 years to respond to Bobby Orr's famous goal, that helped the Boston Bruins win the Stanley Cup in 1970. Read more ...

Raptors steamroll Bucks to even Eastern Conference finals

Raptors steamroll Bucks to even Eastern Conference finals

TORONTO - Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at... Read more ...

Alabama TV station calls airing same-sex cartoon wedding on 'Arthur' a...

Alabama TV station calls airing same-sex cartoon wedding on 'Arthur' a ‘violation of trust'

“I never thought I'd be going to battle for a gay rat wedding, but here we are," said a mom who was disappointed by the Alabama public station's decision. Read more ...

Trump calls for trade deal passage before infrastructure bill

Trump calls for trade deal passage before infrastructure bill

President Trump told Democratic lawmakers in a letter Tuesday that Congress should take up and pass a trade deal with Canada and Mexico before debating a bill about... Read more ...

US housing secretary confuses industry term with. cookie

US housing secretary confuses industry term with. cookie

Ben Carson, Trump's Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, revealed that after 2 years on the job he still doesn't know his way around the housing industry, confusing a... Read more ...

Clayton Kershaw gets 8 Ks, Dodgers beat Tampa Bay 7-3

Clayton Kershaw gets 8 Ks, Dodgers beat Tampa Bay 7-3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Clayton Kershaw took a shutout into the seventh inning in his first start at Tropicana Field and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 on... Read more ...

Blues beat Sharks, march on to Stanley Cup Final

Blues beat Sharks, march on to Stanley Cup Final

ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues are marching into the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in decades. Read more ...

Brazilian fatally stabs girlfriend in her home, shoots 3 dead at church

Brazilian fatally stabs girlfriend in her home, shoots 3 dead at church

RIO DE JANEIRO - A man knifed his girlfriend to death in her home Tuesday, then went to a Baptist church and opened fire with a pistol, killing three more people, authorities... Read more ...