Champions League group stage draw

MONACO (AP) — The Champions League group stage draw made Thursday in Monaco: Group A: Paris…

Ronaldo’s Juve gets Atletico rematch in CL group-stage draw

MONACO (AP) — Missing out on the Champions League title in his first season at Juventus…

Defenders Van Dijk, Bronze win UEFA’s player of year awards

MONACO (AP) — UEFA’s player of the year awards have gone to defenders, with Liverpool’s Virgil…

Inter signs Alexis Sanchez on loan from Man United

MILAN (AP) — Forward Alexis Sanchez has joined Inter Milan on loan after underperforming at Manchester…

Hamas Arrests 10 Suspects in Gaza Suicide Bombings

GAZA CITY — Hamas, the Islamist movement that controls Gaza, said Thursday that it had arrested…

How Kirsten Gillibrand’s Presidential Dreams Unraveled

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was in a bind. With less than three weeks until the deadline to…

Longtime FIFA official Leoz, indicted in US, dies at 90

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Nicolás Leoz, a long-time South American soccer executive and FIFA official who…

Malaise at Tottenham could intensify in North London derby

Three games isn’t usually a big enough window to make cast-iron judgments about any team in…

Madrid and Barcelona coping with injury-ridden start

MADRID (AP) — Eden Hazard still hasn’t set foot on the field for an official match.…

Bayern Munich preparing for life without chief Uli Hoeness

BERLIN (AP) — After more than 40 years of Uli Hoeneß, Bayern Munich is going to…

Löw calls up Waldschmidt to Germany squad for 1st time

BERLIN (AP) — Germany coach Joachim Löw called up Luca Waldschmidt for the first time on…

Kay Ann Johnson, 73, Who Studied China’s One-Child Policy, Dies

Kay Ann Johnson, an Asian studies scholar whose adoption of an infant girl from China led…

Afghan War Casualty Report: Aug. 23-29

The following report compiles all significant security incidents confirmed by New York Times reporters throughout Afghanistan…

‘Abstract Climates’: Helen Frankenthaler’s Ode to Provincetown

The Abstract Expressionist and Color Field painter Helen Frankenthaler (1928-2011) had a way of ignoring boundaries.…

Palace, Norwich pay the price for rotation in League Cup

LONDON (AP) — Premier League teams Crystal Palace and Norwich paid the price for heavily rotating…