600,000 Protesters in Barcelona Call for Independence From Spain

BARCELONA, Spain — Hundreds of thousands of Catalans demonstrated in Barcelona on Wednesday in favor of…

Ex-Arsenal Manager Arsène Wenger Is Moving to FIFA

Out of front-line soccer since ending a two-decade coaching career at Arsenal that many credit with…

Beyond Ending Trump’s Policies, Democrats Largely Skirt Questions About Their Immigration Plans

WASHINGTON — One Democratic candidate would post asylum officers at the border to decide immigration cases…

Uber Says It Will Not Change Driver Status Under California Gig-Worker Law

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber pushed back on Wednesday against a newly passed California bill that effectively…

What Spy? Kremlin Mocks Aide Recruited by C.I.A. as a Boozy Nobody

MOSCOW — He drank too much, abandoned his sick, aged mother and — most important of…

In the South Pacific, a Humpback Whale Karaoke Lounge

Humpback whales are creatures of habit. They spend the summer in cold, high-latitude feeding areas. In…

Who Is Caroline Calloway? An Explainer

Caroline Calloway is a 27-year-old personality whose preferred medium of expression is the posting of photos…

Rory McIlroy Beats Brooks Koepka for PGA Tour Player of the Year

Rory McIlroy beat out Brooks Koepka to his third PGA Tour Player of the Year honor.…

French referees keep right to halt games for abusive chants

PARIS (AP) — The French league insisted Wednesday that referees still have the right to stop…

After Dorian, 2,500 Reported Missing in Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas — About 2,500 people have been reported missing in the wake of Hurricane Dorian…

Climate Denialist to Depart White House National Security Council

WASHINGTON — William Happer, the White House architect of a stalled plan to attack the established…

Trump Leaves Open Possibility of Easing Iranian Sanctions to Spur Nuclear Talks

WASHINGTON — President Trump left open the possibility on Wednesday of relaxing economic sanctions against Iran…

Trump proposes ban on all flavoured vaping products after six deaths

Donald Trump has said his administration will propose banning thousands of flavoured e-cigarette products after six…

How Immunotherapy Might Be Used to Treat Heart Failure

A cutting-edge cancer treatment can also cure certain kinds of heart failure in mice, scientists reported…

Purdue Pharma Settles Opioids Case

Purdue Pharma and its owners, members of the Sackler family, have tentatively reached the first comprehensive…