American Suburbs Are Tilting for Biden. But Not Milwaukee’s.

The predominantly white neighborhoods outside Wisconsin’s largest city, among the nation’s most racially segregated suburbs, could…

2020 Election Live Updates: Biden’s Supreme Court Challenge

Cindy McCain endorsed Joe Biden, pointing to President Trump’s disparagement of the military. A Republican-led inquiry…

How New Yorkers Found Resolve After 6 Months of Pandemic Hardship

It is not a tale of triumph. Fear persists about what lies ahead. But small transformations…

Covid-19 Live Updates: Drugmaker Has Begun Final Tests of a One-Shot Vaccine

Johnson & Johnson plans to enroll 60,000 participants in its Phase 3 trials. Dr. Anthony Fauci…

In the Epicenter of Mexico’s Epicenter, Feeling Like a ‘Trapped Animal’

For the vast majority of people in one teeming neighborhood of Mexico City, risking illness or…

Finally, Some Students Return to New York City’s Classrooms

Up to 90,000 children in pre-K and students with advanced disabilities can go back to in-person…

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The Met Opera Fired James Levine, Citing Sexual Misconduct. He Was Paid $3.5 Million.

The terms of the settlement between the renowned conductor and the company he shaped have not…

Denial and Defiance: Trump and His Base Downplay the Virus Ahead of the Election

With resistance to face masks and scorn for science, President Trump and a sizable number of…

Supreme Court Fight Could Scramble Intense Battle for Senate

Republicans see benefits for candidates struggling in conservative states, but Democrats say the vacancy left by…