AS TROPICAL STORM NESTOR FORMS, NEW ORLEANS TO USE EXPLOSIVES TO TOPPLE 2 CRANES

With the storm moving through the Gulf of Mexico, the authorities were hurrying to bring down cranes at the site of the Hard Rock Hotel...

DEFIANT MULVANEY RIDES OUT STORM OVER HIS UKRAINE COMMENTS

As he approaches his anniversary in the White House as acting chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney finds himself in a something of a netherworld.

 
 
 

PATRICK MAHOMES: CHIEFS UNSURE HOW LONG HE WILL BE OUT

The Chiefs quarterback had a magnetic resonance imaging test on his dislocated right kneecap on Friday, and the team said it was preparing...

GIULIANI MIXES HIS BUSINESS WITH ROLE AS TRUMP'S LAWYER

Amid intensifying scrutiny of his own work, the former New York mayor met recently with senior Justice Department officials on behalf...

 
 
 

MULVANEY, AS CLOUSEAU, SOLVES MYSTERY!

The acting chief of staff's admission changes everything.

THE CRISIS OF THE REPUBLICAN PARTY

The G.O.P. put Donald Trump in power. It's their special responsibility to uphold the rule of law.

 
 
 

BIDEN ESCALATES ATTACK ON FACEBOOK OVER FALSE POLITICAL ADS

Joseph R. Biden Jr.'s presidential campaign sent Facebook a letter about a false video ad that a super PAC ran on the social network.

PENCE, THROWN INTO TURKEY NEGOTIATIONS, PLEASES FEW WITH ERDOGAN AGREEMENT

By the time Mr. Pence returned to Washington, the cease-fire agreement he negotiated had been roundly denounced as a capitulation to...

 
 
 

AS INQUIRY WIDENS, MCCONNELL SEES IMPEACHMENT TRIAL AS INEVITABLE

With an eye toward protecting the Republican majority, Senator Mitch McConnell is preparing a serious review of impeachment articles...

TRUMP'S GUT, AND THE GUTTING OF AMERICAN CREDIBILITY

Kurds always get shafted. Still, this was American perfidy.

 
 
 

WILLIAM G. MILLIKEN, MICHIGAN GOVERNOR IN A TRANSFORMATIVE ERA, DIES AT 97

A moderate Republican and the longest-serving governor in the state's history, he led Michigan, an ailing industrial bastion, as it...

CUMMINGS TO LIE IN STATE IN THE CAPITOL

Representative Elijah Cummings, who died this week, will lie in state in Statuary Hall on Thursday. After a memorial service there...

 
 
 

HOW CHINA COULD STOP BRAZIL'S ECOLOGICAL TRAGEDY

As the largest importer of Brazilian soy and beef, Beijing can use its leverage to deter the destruction of the Amazon rainforest.

3 PEOPLE SHOT DEAD IN BURNING HARLEM BUILDING, OFFICIALS SAY

The gunfire and flames created a chaotic scene that complicated the response by police officers and firefighters.

 
 
 

KURDS' SENSE OF BETRAYAL COMPOUNDED BY EMPOWERMENT OF UNSAVORY RIVALS

Abandoned by the U.S., Kurdish forces are doubly angry at who are seeking to replace them: Turkish-allied Syrian fighters the United...

G.M. WORKERS BEGIN TO SIZE UP THE DEAL THEIR UNION IS SELLING

The tentative contract agreement includes a big investment in a Detroit plant that was scheduled to close. But enthusiasm varies among...

 
 
 

‘THE LIGHTHOUSE' REVIEW: DARK NIGHTS, TROUBLED SOULS, HAIRY MEN

Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe play antagonistic lighthouse keepers in a twisted tale of men and loneliness.

WRITING FROM REAL LIFE, IN ALL ITS EXCRUCIATING DETAIL

“Reality fiction” is a publishing sensation in Norway. But some have accused the country's most high-profile writers of revealing intimate...

 
 
 

RANVEER SINGH CHAMPIONS INDIAN RAP. ‘GULLY BOY' PROVIDED A SPARK

The actor, who starred in the movie focused on India's underground hip-hop scene, has helped start the record label IncInk.

BOOKER T. JONES, SOUL'S ULTIMATE SIDEMAN, TAKES THE LEAD AT LAST

In a new memoir, “Time Is Tight: My Life, Note by Note,” the Stax studio wizard and acclaimed producer tells his own story and finds...

 
 
 



The first all-female spacewalk is underway

The first all-female spacewalk is underway

NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch are conducting the first all-female spacewalk outside of the International Space Station. Read more ...

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaquille O'Neal said he's going to help the mother "get back on her feet." Read more ...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling student not to call him that

"As a black man, I have a right not to be called that word," he said. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after traces of asbestos found

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after traces of asbestos found

The recall is limited to one lot of Johnson's Baby Powder produced and shipped in the United States in 2018, the company said. Read more ...

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

Trump to nominate Dan Brouillette as Energy Secretary

President Donald Trump said today he will nominate Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette to replace Rick Perry in the agency's top job. “I am pleased to nominate Deputy... Read more ...

John Carlson's 3-point night helps Capitals beat Rangers 5-2

John Carlson's 3-point night helps Capitals beat Rangers 5-2

WASHINGTON - John Carlson added three assists to his historic start, T.J. Oshie scored two power-play goals and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers 5-2 Friday... Read more ...

Moment woman falls onto subway tracks and is pulled to safety

Moment woman falls onto subway tracks and is pulled to safety

Bystanders jumped to action when a woman fell onto the tracks of the Pueyrredon station in Buenos Aires. Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Yair Rodriguez's win over Jeremy Stephens in UFC on ESPN 6...

Twitter reacts to Yair Rodriguez's win over Jeremy Stephens in UFC on ESPN 6 barnburner

Yair Rodriguez got the last laugh over Jeremy Stephens on Friday when he emerged victorious from their grudge match at UFC on ESPN 6. After the initial meeting ended in a quick... Read more ...

38 people cited for violations in Clinton email probe

38 people cited for violations in Clinton email probe

WASHINGTON - The State Department has completed its internal investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's use of private email and found violations by 38... Read more ...

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

NEW YORK - DJ LeMahieu drove Justin Verlander's second pitch over the wall, then Aaron Hicks sent the fans at Yankee Stadium into a frenzy with a three-run homer off the foul... Read more ...