The Sultan of Brunei: Lavish Living in the Tabloids, Death by Stoning at Home

When Brunei put harsh new laws in place this week that made adultery and gay sex…

Trump Names Jovita Carranza, U.S. Treasurer, to Lead the Small Business Administration

President Trump said Thursday that he would nominate Jovita Carranza, the United States treasurer, to lead…

House Adds Lawsuit to Challenges Against Trump’s Emergency Declaration

WASHINGTON — The House will file a lawsuit challenging President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency…

Scott Gottlieb Says He Will Return to Conservative Think Tank After Leaving F.D.A.

Dr. Scott Gottlieb plans to work on drug prices and other health policy issues as a…

N.C.A.A. Women’s Final Four Preview

TAMPA, Fla. — The Women’s Final Four on Friday will feature three teams that have at…

Ethiopian Crash Report Indicates Pilots Followed Boeing’s Emergency Procedures

Boeing dismissed concerns about a powerful new anti-stall system on the 737 Max for months, insisting…

Trump Brazenly Attacks Joe Biden on Twitter

WASHINGTON — President Trump, ignoring his own history of buying a pornographic film actress’s silence and…

Where Tim Ryan Stands on the Issues

[Make sense of the people, issues and ideas shaping American politics with our newsletter.] Representative Tim…

More Restrictions Are Placed on Youth Football in Canada

Canadian children age 12 and younger will no longer be able to play the fullest version…

Pete Buttigieg Faces Scrutiny Over ‘All Lives Matter’ Remark in 2015

It was March 2015, and Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Ind., recognized that the country…

U.S. Ethics Office Declines to Certify Mnuchin’s Financial Disclosure

WASHINGTON — The top federal ethics watchdog said on Thursday that Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s sale…

Letter 101: An Australian Election Is Imminent. Here’s What’s at Stake.

The Australia Letter is a weekly newsletter from our Australia bureau. Sign up to get it…

At Final Four, Muffet McGraw Makes a Forceful Case for Women in Power

TAMPA, Fla. — Notre Dame Coach Muffet McGraw has been on the Final Four stage nine…

Mets Go Cold, but Noah Syndergaard Brings Heat Over Scheduling

Once the standing ovation for Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom died down and the flyover…

Glen Sather Steps Down as President of Rangers After 19 Years

The Hall of Fame executive Glen Sather is stepping down as the president of the Rangers…