President Trump clearly recognizes, at least in the abstract, that providing affordable health care is a political winner. During the 2016 campaign, he embraced his party’s push to repeal the ...
Mami Mizutori is head of the U.N. Office for Disaster Risk Reduction. The devastation of one of Mozambique’s largest cities, Beira, by Cyclone Idai, which claimed hundreds of lives, is stark evidence ...
President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border survived a critical vote in the House on Tuesday, as Democrats failed to muster the necessary two-thirds majority to ...
Ezekiel Emanuel is vice provost for global initiatives at the University of Pennsylvania. “If elected, you would be the first openly gay president of the United States,” Stephen Colbert said to Pete ...
NEW YORK — Richard Wagner’s “Ring” cycle is the most expensive, ambitious undertaking for any normal opera house: four operas about gods, heroes, supernatural beings and the end of the world. It’s ...
PHOENIX — NFL owners were not interested in giving teams a fourth-and-15 alternative to the onside kick. Owners, meeting in Phoenix at the annual league meeting, voted Tuesday to reject a proposal by ...
A last-ditch effort by pro-gun groups to delay the Trump administration’s ban on bump stocks lingered at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, even as the government said the measure took effect. While ...
Josh Malerman is best known for his disturbing, deeply original novel “Bird Box,” about a mother determined to save her two young children, even though it will mean rowing 20 miles down a river, ...
PHOENIX — The Pittsburgh Steelers are moving on without Antonio Brown and Le’Veon Bell. They have no choice, after trading Brown, their standout wide receiver, to the Oakland Raiders and losing Bell, ...
The picture, captured by a Getty photographer, received little attention at the time. John Sato, a 95-year-old World War II veteran of the New Zealand army, walked down the center of the street helped ...
NEW YORK — Judges taking up a case over President Trump’s Twitter habits ran through a quick list Tuesday of some recent tweets: The announcement of a new member of the Federal Reserve Board, views on ...
A familiar pattern repeated itself at the Supreme Court Tuesday as it again took up the subject of extreme partisan gerrymandering: Liberal justices saw it as a threat to democracy that requires ...