During Kavanaugh Hearings, Senator Alerted F.B.I. to New Allegation

WASHINGTON — As the F.B.I. began looking into allegations of sexual assault against then-Judge Brett M.…

Senator Alerted F.B.I. to New Kavanaugh Allegation

WASHINGTON — As the F.B.I. began looking into allegations of sexual assault against then-Judge Brett M.…

Calls for Kavanaugh’s Impeachment Come Amid New Misconduct Allegations

Several Democratic presidential candidates called for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh on…

Justice Dept. to Honor Team That Worked on Kavanaugh Confirmation Process

Lawyers who worked in the office of legal policy, which carries out significant policy initiatives, and…

Citing ‘Widespread’ Failures, Education Department Orders Chicago Public Schools to Toughen Sexual Misconduct Policies

WASHINGTON — The Education Department on Thursday publicly ordered the Chicago public school system to thoroughly…

Walking on Eggshells in Medical Schools

I trained to be a doctor in the bad old days — not the worst old…

Should Kissing Be Allowed in Professional Settings?

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Fighting Back Tears, Winston Churchill’s Grandson Exits Politics and Chides Boris Johnson

LONDON — Rising to speak before a half-empty House of Commons on Wednesday, Nicholas Soames, the…

The Women in Line to Hug Joe Biden

ORANGEBURG, S.C. — A hug can be an act of affection. Of encouragement. Of comfort. When…

Apologies and Scorn Greet News of a Book by Mark Halperin

Reports of a new book deal for the political journalist Mark Halperin set off a firestorm…

Accusations Against Plácido Domingo Divide the Opera World

For half a century Plácido Domingo has been one of opera’s most beloved figures: a heartthrob…

When Your Toughest Opponent Is Yourself

ImageVirginia Fuchs, known as Ginny, is captain of the U.S. boxing team. She learned she had…

After Claiming Men Are ‘Seduced’ Into Rape, Malaysian Senator Apologizes

A Malaysian senator apologized on Thursday after proposing a law that would protect not the victims…

Indonesian Woman Jailed for Recording Boss’s Harassment to be Given Amnesty

BANGKOK — An Indonesian bookkeeper who rose to national prominence after she was sentenced to jail…

For Years, Alcohol Was My Only Comfort. Then It Nearly Killed Me.

On Sept. 29, 2016, I was at a private book signing in Williamson County, Tenn., for…