BRAVES 5, PHILLIES 3: BRAVES WIN THE N.L. EAST FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2013

Atlanta, which went 70-92 last year, won its fourth in a row to cap a run to the top that was led by young, budding stars.

A CAMBODIAN REFUGEE COOKS FROM MEMORY AT NYUM BAI

Since opening the restaurant in Oakland, Calif., in February, Nite Yun has followed Khmer cooking traditions that war and genocide...

 
 
 

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS MADE PAINTINGS. THEY WERE ABOUT LOVE AND LOSS, TOO

The playwright's little-known artworks provide an intimate look at his preoccupation with eternal questions and his feeling of being...

CAMPAIGN SIGNS VANDALIZED WITH SWASTIKAS AND RACIST GRAFFITI IN NEW JERSEY

Swastikas, racial epithets and profanity were scrawled across a campaign banner for Representative Josh Gottheimer and the home of...

 
 
 

STEEPER VERSUS DEEPER

Did finance cause the Great Recession, redux.

STILL HAUNTED BY GROCERY SHOPPING IN THE 1980S

In the Brazil of my childhood, we battled hyperinflation to buy ice cream.

 
 
 

CHINA DEMANDS U.S. WITHDRAW SANCTIONS IMPOSED OVER MILITARY PURCHASES FROM RUSSIA

Chinese officials summoned the United States ambassador in Beijing to denounce the sanctions that Washington announced this week.

NEWS ANALYSIS: JUST DON'T CALL IT PRIVACY

Amazon, Google and Twitter executives are heading to Congress. Should legislators give consumers control over the data companies have...

 
 
 

BRETT KAVANAUGH'S ACCUSER SAYS SHE'S WILLING TO TESTIFY BEFORE SENATE COMMITTEE

The decision by the woman, Christine Blasey Ford, came after days of uncertainty over whether she would appear at a hearing and answer...

WHITE HOUSE MEMO: TALK OF THE 25TH AMENDMENT UNDERSCORES A VOLATILE PRESIDENCY

The deputy attorney general's reported discussion last year of a mechanism to remove the president showed just how fractured the team...

 
 
 

COMCAST BEATS FOX FOR CONTROL OF BRITISH BROADCASTER SKY

The winning bid, in an unusual auction, values Sky at about $39 billion. The company is one of Europe's top television companies.

HURRICANE FLORENCE HAS GONE, BUT CHALLENGES FOR THE CAROLINAS HAVE JUST BEGUN

Already the emergency and recovery response is staggering in scope, and the threats have not abated.

 
 
 

DEATH TOLL 209 AS SURVIVOR FOUND IN CAPSIZED TANZANIA FERRY

The death toll soared past 200 while a survivor was found inside a capsized Tanzania ferry two days after the Lake Victoria disaster,...

CHINA CANCELS PLANS FOR TRADE TALKS IN WASHINGTON

The move comes shortly before President Trump's biggest round of tariffs on Chinese goods is expected to go into effect.

 
 
 

SHELDON ADELSON SEES A LOT TO LIKE IN TRUMP'S WASHINGTON

The casino magnate and his wife, initially skeptical of President Trump, are thrilled with some of his policies and have donated $55...

12 WOMEN COME FORWARD IN DRUGGING AND SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE AGAINST CALIFORNIA COUPLE

The authorities believe Grant Robicheaux, a surgeon, and Cerissa Riley, a teacher, worked together to lure women, drug them and rape...

 
 
 

NONFICTION: THE POWER OF THE SUPREME COURT INSIDE AMERICA'S SCHOOLS

In a timely new book, “The Schoolhouse Gate,” the University of Chicago law professor Justin Driver traces the influence of our highest...

COMING OF AGE IN AMERICAN DETENTION

As 17-year-olds they were asylum seekers. On their 18th birthdays they became criminals.

 
 
 

SPORTING: WHY DOES THE TENNIS SEASON END BEFORE IT'S OVER?

In October and November, the sport exists and doesn't exist simultaneously. I'm both fascinated and irritated by this.

RULING ON HEALTH CARE SUBSIDIES COULD PROVE COSTLY FOR GOVERNMENT

The government had a clear obligation to reimburse insurers for assistance provided to low-income people under the Affordable Care...

 
 
 



Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

Lawyers For Christine Blasey Ford Say She Will Testify Before Senate Committee

Lawyers for the woman who accused Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault say she will testify before the Senate Judiciary committee next week. Read more ...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate...

Longtime lawmaker quits re-election race amid daughter's inappropriate touching allegations

The Minnesota state representative called the claims "indescribably hurtful" and said he dropped out of the race so he could work toward healing his family. Read more ...

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

President Donald Trump has issued a warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench." Read more ...

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Father, son accused of killing neighbor over dispute about box spring

Police said a father and son who killed a neighbor were taken into custody again Friday after a court reviewed their bonds and raised them to $250,000 each. Read more ...

Comcast wins Sky auction with $39B bid

Comcast wins Sky auction with $39B bid

LONDON - British regulators say Comcast has beat 21st Century Fox in a rare auction that allowed both sides to bid for European broadcaster Sky. After three rounds of bidding... Read more ...

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

Iowa State honors murdered golf star before game

AMES, Iowa - Iowa State honored slain golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones' game against Akron on Saturday. Iowa State's band used... Read more ...

Senate Judiciary Committee aide resigns over sex harassment claim

Senate Judiciary Committee aide resigns over sex harassment claim

An aide for the Senate committee overseeing hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh resigned after a sexual harassment allegation against the staffer resurfaced. The... Read more ...

Perkins leads Virginia past Louisville 27-3

Perkins leads Virginia past Louisville 27-3

Louisville managed just 214 total yards and moves to 2-2- on the season. Read more ...

Jimmy Butler won't attend Timberwolves' media day, start of training camp...

Jimmy Butler won't attend Timberwolves' media day, start of training camp amid trade request, report says

The Timberwolves are in the middle of fielding trade inquiries for their star guard after Jimmy Butler reportedly demanded a trade. Read more ...

Christine Blasey Ford Agrees To 'Provide First-Hand Knowledge' About...

Christine Blasey Ford Agrees To 'Provide First-Hand Knowledge' About Kavanaugh Sexual Assault Allegation

It's still unclear whether Blasey, who has accused the Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault, will be testifying at an open hearing. Read more ...