Hard Times in Silicon Valley? Not for the Payments Start-Up Stripe

SAN FRANCISCO — Even though high-flying start-ups have met a cool reception on Wall Street in…

The Views From the Top: How They Measure Up

While there are plenty of private observatories at rooftop bars across the boroughs, Manhattan offers three…

Nike Drops Antonio Brown Amid Sexual Assault Lawsuit

The sportswear giant Nike confirmed on Thursday that it had ended its sponsorship of Antonio Brown…

After Resisting, McConnell and Senate G.O.P. Back Election Security Funding

WASHINGTON — Facing mounting criticism for blocking proposals to bolster election security, Senator Mitch McConnell on…

Attacks Expose Flaws in Saudi Arabia’s Expensive Military

WASHINGTON — For the past half century, the United States has trained and supplied the Saudi…

Arsenal opens Europa League with win at Frankfurt

Last year’s Europa League finalist Arsenal started this year’s campaign on a winning note with a…

Rooney wants another trip to MLS playoffs before going home

As his Major League Soccer career draws to a close and he prepares to return home…

House Approves Short-Term Spending Bill That Would Stave Off Shutdown

WASHINGTON — The House on Thursday approved a short-term spending bill that would stave off a…

Maurice Ferré, Miami’s First Hispanic Mayor, Dies at 84

MIAMI — During the years that shaped modern Miami, Mayor Maurice A. Ferré held on to…

Should You Keep Taking Zantac for Your Heartburn?

The heartburn drug Zantac has been on the market for decades, and was considered safe enough…

Is America’s Health Care System a Fixer-Upper or a Teardown?

Image Imagine the United States health care system as a sort of weird old house. There…

Ady Barkan Won’t Let Dying Stop His Activism

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — First there was the viral video from an airplane, where he confronted…

Ed Buck to Face Federal Drug Charge in Gemmel Moore’s Death, Official Says

LOS ANGELES — Ed Buck, a small-time Democratic donor and political activist, is expected to face…

‘Worse Than Anyone Expected’: Air Travel Emissions Vastly Outpace Predictions

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Scientists Identify Neurons That Help the Brain Forget

One afternoon in April 1929, a journalist from a Moscow newspaper turned up in Alexander Luria’s…