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Election Puts Europe on the Front Line of the Battle With Populism

ROME — Matteo Salvini basked in triumph on Monday after a thumping victory for his far-right…

European Vote Reveals an Ever More Divided France

PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron of France lost his bet that he would defeat the far…

Yankees Give Padres a Rude Welcome in First Visit to New Stadium

Clint Frazier, Brett Gardner and Gary Sanchez homered, Manny Machado was booed and greeted with chants…

Man drowns trying to save confused father who walked off boat

A man has died trying to save his father who had walked off their boat, mistakenly…

Millennials ‘Make Farming Sexy’ in Africa, Where Tilling the Soil Once Meant Shame

AGOTIME BEH, Ghana — After he graduated from university, Vozbeth Kofi Azumah was reluctant to tell…

With 2 Days Left, Israel’s Netanyahu Struggles to Form a Government

JERUSALEM — With just two days left before the deadline for forming a government, Prime Minister…

Bill Buckner, All-Star Shadowed by World Series Error, Dies at 69

Bill Buckner, an outfielder and first baseman whose long, solid career was overshadowed by an infamous…

Trump Administration Hardens Its Attack on Climate Science

WASHINGTON — President Trump has rolled back environmental regulations, pulled the United States out of the…

For Sandy Alderson, a Reinvigorating Reunion With the A’s

Barely 24 hours after Sandy Alderson’s contract with the Mets expired last October, he got a…

Argentinian women eye more at World Cup after equality fight

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Exhausted players lie scattered on a field at Argentina’s national team…

Rise in Unruly Behavior on Planes Tied to Stress of Flying

Flying has increasingly become a world of the haves and have-nots, starting with purchasing a ticket…

White Panda Is Spotted in China for the First Time

HONG KONG — An all-white, albino panda has appeared in a natural reserve in China, the…

Aston Villa back in EPL _ and $215M richer

LONDON (AP) — Aston Villa is back in the English Premier League after a three-year absence…

Romania’s Most Powerful Man Is Sent to Prison for Corruption

BUCHAREST, Romania — Romania’s most powerful politician, Liviu Dragnea, was ordered on Monday to begin serving…

French Open: Caroline Wozniacki Loses; Petra Kvitova Withdraws

PARIS — Caroline Wozniacki went from playing a perfect set to start her French Open campaign…