Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Algeria’s Longest-Serving President, Dies at 84

After Algeria won independence in 1962, Mr. Bouteflika was appointed minister of youth and sports in…

Robert Durst Found Guilty of Murder After Decades of Suspicion

LOS ANGELES — Robert A. Durst, the enigmatic real estate scion who evaded criminal suspicion for…

Opinion | Democrats Continue to Struggle With Men of Color

Even if these numbers are later adjusted, the warning must still be registered. For many of…

How Bitcoin Can Immunize America From Cancel Culture – The New York Times

Through its recent legal threat against Coinbase’s new interest-bearing cryptocurrency account program, the Securities and Exchange…

Rikers Island Is an Endless Catastrophe – The New York Times

This is everyday life in New York City’s largest jail, despite Mayor Bill de Blasio’s vow…

Opinion | Why Are We Still Going Great Guns?

Let’s take a look at how well Joe Biden is doing with his gun safety agenda.…

Booster Shots, California, Halle Berry: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing

1. The booster shot battle intensifies. Researchers in Israel reported that a third dose of the…

How to Stay Safe During a Flash Flood

The biggest issue with flash floods, Dr. Markenson said, is that people don’t always evacuate when…

Black in Bloom, a Times Virtual Event

We discovered how dance and rest, mindfulness and music — and, yes, even napping — invigorate…

Opinion | Have We Reshaped Middle East Politics or Started to Mimic It?

One day, 1,000 years from now, when they dig up this era, archaeologists will surely ask…

Opinion | Texas’ Abortion Law Traps Desperate Teenagers

In Texas, teenagers who need abortions must get their parents’ consent, but for many young people,…

Opinion | How Will Gavin Newsom Survive the California Recall?

LOS ANGELES — In the waning days of the campaign to save his job, Gov. Gavin…

Schools, California, North Korea: Your Monday Evening Briefing

House Democrats released legislation that would raise as much as $2.9 trillion to finance President Biden’s…

Opinion | Writing for the Poor

One of my favorite aunts was desperately poor, like many people I knew in rural north…

U.S. Open Live Updates: Novak Djokovic vs. Daniil Medvedev

Live Djokovic chases the first men’s Grand Slam in 52 years. Sept. 12, 2021, 3:29 p.m.…