After Segregationists Remarks, Biden’s Support From Blacks May Face Stress Test

Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s presidential campaign was forced into a defensive posture this…

Joe Biden Calls Cory Booker to Smooth Over Tensions After Segregationist Remarks

WASHINGTON — Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. called a rival in the 2020 presidential…

US defeats rival Sweden 2-0, finishes atop group

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — The defending champion U.S. national team faced its toughest test of…

Messi says it would be ‘crazy’ to see Argentina out of Copa

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil (AP) — With Argentina on the brink of another embarrassing elimination, Lionel Messi…

Sex Harassment Laws Toughened in New York: ‘Finally This Is Happening’

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Supreme Court Sustains Executive Power in Sex Offender Case

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled against a sex offender who had been convicted…

Roy Moore, Polarizing Republican, Will Again Run for Senate in Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Roy S. Moore, the polarizing Alabama Republican whose Senate campaign in 2017 was…

‘The Minutes,’ by Tracy Letts, Is Coming to Broadway

Tracy Letts is a Pulitzer Prize winning playwright (“August: Osage County”) and a Tony Award winning…

Cameroon beats New Zealand 2-1 to reach round of 16

MONTPELLIER, France (AP) — Ajara Nchout Njoya scored the second of her two goals in the…

US shuffles lineup again and Ertz out with injury

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — The United States was without defensive midfielder Julie Ertz because of…

Dutch overcome Sinclair’s 182nd goal, beat Canada, win group

The Netherlands overcame Christine Sinclair’s 182nd international goal to beat Canada 2-1 on Thursday at Reims…

US without Ertz against Sweden because of hip contusion

LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Julie Ertz was not in the lineup for the U.S. national…

Rift grows over FIFA placing Samoura in Africa clean-up role

FIFA and Europe are in another rift, this one over the hasty decision to send secretary…

Senate Blocks Trump Administration’s Arms Sales to Gulf Nations in Bipartisan Rebuke

WASHINGTON — The Senate voted to block the sale of billions of dollars of munitions to…

What We Know About Iran Shooting Down a U.S. Drone

Iran shot down an American spy drone early Thursday. On that, the United States and Iran…