Francesco Saverio Borrelli, Scourge of Italy’s Corrupt, Dies at 89

Francesco Saverio Borrelli, the former prosecutor whose landmark anticorruption investigation in the early 1990s helped sweep…

Justice Department Opens Antitrust Review of Big Tech Companies

The Justice Department said on Tuesday that it would start an antitrust review into how powerful…

Dr. Joel Filártiga, 86, Dies; Won Human Rights Ruling in Son’s Death

Dr. Joel Filártiga never forgot the advice that Alfredo Stroessner, the Paraguayan dictator, gave him one…

Bad Luck and Bad Timing: Geraint Thomas Crashes Again at the Tour de France

NIMES, France — Crashing is becoming a bad habit for Geraint Thomas of Wales, the defending…

9/11 First Responders Fund Clears Senate and Heads to Trump

WASHINGTON — Thousands of emergency workers who rushed to the rubble of the World Trade Center…

‘We Needed to Do Something’: White Sox Unveil Extended Protective Netting

CHICAGO — When Miami Marlins outfielder Curtis Granderson raced into foul territory to catch a fly…

Your Data Were ‘Anonymized’? These Scientists Can Still Identify You

Your medical records might be used for scientific research. But don’t worry, you’re told — personally…

Associate of Michael Flynn Is Found Guilty of Secretly Lobbying for Turkey

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A business associate of the former national security adviser Michael T. Flynn was…

Barr Revives Encryption Debate, Calling on Tech Firms to Allow for Law Enforcement

Attorney General William P. Barr said on Tuesday that technology companies should stop using advanced encryption…

A Global Feast in an Unlikely Spot: Lancaster, Pa.

LANCASTER, Pa. — Lancaster Central Market, a patchwork of stalls neatly encased in a Romanesque-style downtown…

R Kelly’s crisis manager quits for ‘personal reasons’

By Emily Mee, news reporter R Kelly’s crisis manager has quit hours after saying he would…

House Democrats Plan an Alternative to Green New Deal

WASHINGTON — An influential group of Democrats in the House of Representatives on Tuesday set an…

Five Women Who Made the Moon Landing Possible

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Sun Yang and Swimming Descend Into a Battle Over Doping

ImageSun Yang, celebrating his win in the 400-meter freestyle, has become a lightning rod for criticism…

Mueller Asks for Aide to Appear as Witness During Hearings

WASHINGTON — Robert S. Mueller III has asked that his longtime right-hand aide be sworn in…