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Al Jackson, Pitching Star of Woeful 1960s Mets, Is Dead at 83

Al Jackson, the slender left-hander whose pitching provided a semblance of hope for the historically woeful…

Judge Sets May Trial Date in U.S. Women’s Soccer Lawsuit

The judge in the United States women’s soccer team’s gender discrimination lawsuit has set a May…

QAnon: The far-right conspiracy movement gaining prominence

The death of Jeffrey Epstein has ignited a firestorm of conspiracy theories – and added new…

Corbyn Calls Johnson ‘Britain’s Trump,’ as Campaign Gets Underway

No date has yet been set, and much of the country is seemingly on vacation, but…

Salvadoran Court Acquits Woman Charged With Homicide After Stillbirth

MEXICO CITY — A Salvadoran judge on Monday acquitted a woman who was accused of homicide…

New York officer fired five years after chokehold death

A New York City police officer has been fired five years after the chokehold death of…

Facebook and Twitter Say China Is Spreading Disinformation in Hong Kong

SAN FRANCISCO — China has aggressively stirred up anti-Western and nationalist sentiment using state and social…

Gina Lopez, Who Led Crackdown on Mines in the Philippines, Dies at 65

MANILA — Gina Lopez, a former environmental activist who introduced a broad crackdown on Philippine mining…

Stephen Curry to Bankroll Golf’s Return to Howard University

Golf has long been difficult to access by communities of color. The barriers have ranged from…

U.S. Prisons Chief Is Reassigned After Jeffrey Epstein’s Suicide in Jail

WASHINGTON — The acting director of the Bureau of Prisons was reassigned on Monday, Attorney General…

Italy’s Government Faces a Confidence Vote Where Nothing Is Certain

ROME — Earlier this month, Matteo Salvini, the surging leader of Italy’s anti-migrant League party, announced…

Shopper finds mystery corpse in the back of her truck

An investigation is under way to identify a mystery body found in the back of a…

With his first few Chelsea games in the book, can Christian Pulisic live up to the hype?

Christian Pulisic hasn’t officially created any history over the past couple of weeks, except – he…

FIFA Says 10 Countries May Bid for 2023 Women’s World Cup

Ten countries, the vast majority of them from Asia and South America, have expressed interest in…

The Thick Gray Line: Forest Elephants Defend Against Climate Change

Poaching destabilizes nations, disrupts ecosystems and threatens biodiversity. A recent study suggests still another consequence: Some…