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New Everest Rules Could Significantly Limit Who Gets to Climb

KATHMANDU, Nepal — In an effort to address deadly human traffic jams on Mount Everest and…

Senators Call on M.L.B. for More Transparency on Foul Ball Injuries

Two United States Senators raised questions on Tuesday about whether M.L.B. is doing enough to protect…

Deadly Germ Research Is Shut Down at Army Lab Over Safety Concerns

Safety concerns at a prominent military germ lab have led the government to shut down research…

Teenager Arrested After Boy, 6, Is Thrown From Tate Modern

LONDON — A teenager was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a 6-year-old boy was…

One in 10 Older Adults Binge Drink, Study Says

Excessive alcohol consumption is not safe for a person at any age, but it is particularly…

‘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…

Running on Top of the World

Welcome to the Running newsletter! Every Saturday morning, we email runners with news, advice and some…

Mumbai Building Collapse Kills at Least 5, With Dozens More Trapped

NEW DELHI — A residential building in Mumbai, India’s busy financial center, collapsed on Tuesday, killing…

Mumbai Building Collapse Kills at Least 3, With Dozens More Trapped

NEW DELHI — A residential building in Mumbai, India’s busy financial center, collapsed on Tuesday, killing…

Brazil Mining Giant Vale to Pay $107 Million to Compensate Workers for Dam Disaster

RIO DE JANEIRO — The giant Brazilian mining company Vale said on Monday it would pay…

Andrew Dibner, Medical Alert Pioneer, Is Dead at 93

Andrew Dibner, a psychologist who launched a new segment in the health care industry when he…

Woman Was Fatally Impaled by Metal Straw

A British woman was impaled by a metal straw after falling at her home, a coroner…

Brazil Judge Holds Mining Company Liable for Damages of Deadly Dam Breach

RIO DE JANEIRO — A state judge in Brazil ruled on Tuesday that the mining giant…

A Deadly Himalayan Avalanche Hit 8 Climbers. One Was Filming.

On a narrow, snow-clad path, climbers roped together are seen approaching an unidentified peak, step by…

After Fan Is Hit by a Cody Bellinger Foul, Dodgers Say They Are Studying Extra Netting

LOS ANGELES — A day after a girl was hit by a foul ball at Dodger…