A Girl Wanted to Try Out for Boys Tennis. Ginsburg Helped Make It Happen.

In the early 1970s, a law professor named Ruth Bader Ginsburg took on a case that…

U.S. Jobless Claims Rose as Layoffs Continued: Live Updates

Applications for jobless benefits rose last week as employers continued to lay off workers six months…

In Politically Charged Inquiry, Durham Sought Details About Scrutiny of Clintons

John Durham’s team has sought information about the F.B.I.’s handling of the Clinton Foundation investigation, raising…

As Virus Cases Surge in Europe, Hospitalizations Lag. But for How Long?

For now, countries are betting they can suppress hospital admissions and deaths without imposing more lockdowns,…

Covid-19 Live Updates: Trump Suggests Vaccine Approval Plans Are Driven by Politics

President Trump said the White House “may or may not” approve new F.D.A. guidelines that would…

Industry City: Here’s What Happened

After a long battle to rezone the business hub in Brooklyn, developers abandoned the plan, eliminating…

Opinion | Democrats, You Can’t Count On the Hispanic Vote

President Trump’s standing is as strong as it has ever been.

Opinion | Five Things Biden and His Allies Should Be Worried About

Interestingly, the suburban vote may not be one of them.

Opinion | Political Incompetence Can Be as Deadly as Covid-19

Spaniards did their part, staying home and wearing masks. But politicians quarreled among themselves and repeated…

Undercutting Scientists, Trump Says Tightening Covid-19 Vaccine Guidelines ‘Sounds Like a Political Move’

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci and three other top U.S. health officials told lawmakers they would take…