Mr. Trump has been prodding the Ukrainian government to investigate Mr. Biden and his family, but the new whistle-blower complaint has drastically raised the stakes.
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The sanctions targeting the Iranian national bank add to the pressure on Iran, which the United States accuses of attacking Saudi oil facilities.
Anxious about the future and angry about the failure to curb the crisis, hundreds of thousands joined an urgent call for action against climate change.
Around the globe, young people are demanding action on climate change in a day of protest. Meet eight of the local leaders.
“I feel hopeful seeing the power of all these people here today,” a teenager said of the protest, which drew tens of thousands.
Brown’s brief, rocky tenure with New England ended the same day that N.F.L. officials spoke with an artist who accused the star wide receiver of unwanted sexual advances.
Vaping-related lung illnesses have been on the rise, and investigations are underway by federal and state health departments.
The scale of suspensions, following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, was far larger than the social network had previously revealed.
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Drawing huge crowds, Senator Elizabeth Warren’s rallies have become a defining feature of her presidential campaign. We attended one this week to find out why.
James Verini is out with “They Will Have to Die Now,” a book about the battle of Mosul and its consequences.
A whistle-blower’s report has alarmed the intelligence agencies’ watchdog. Why won’t the administration share it with Congress?
We have the tools. Now we are building the political power.
The separation of powers has become increasingly subservient to the separation of parties.
Probably not “peace,” or a Palestinian state any time soon. But certainly political changes and most likely a lesser role for Benjamin Netanyahu.
From McCarthyism to the mob to Trump, Cohn enabled evil. Why did elites embrace him?
A look back at American politics from the year 2050.
They fear that if they stick to the rules, they will lose everything. Their behavior is a threat to democratic stability.
Before Gamergate, Anthony Comstock was the original anti-feminist crusader.
We want to share young people’s illustrations and videos with the world.
It’s a liberal state, so it must be punished.
Thousands of students like me are protesting today. We know that we can’t solve the climate crisis without addressing the root causes of oppression.
The Mosaic expedition, a $155 million undertaking five years in the making, aims for a better understanding of how global warming will affect the Arctic.
The chasm is growing between the Pacific-12 Conference and its Power Five counterparts. And its rescue hopes are pinned on a new TV deal in 2024.
Here’s the difference between “nice to have” and “need to have” products at work.
The agreement would prevent migrants from crossing the border and obtaining asylum in the United States by requiring them to seek protection in El Salvador first.
The president says he will not accept an interim trade deal and accused China of building up its military with funds earned through unfair trade practices.
The company is making plans to bring Terence Blanchard’s “Fire Shut Up in My Bones” to New York.
A federal report on a State Department antiterrorism program said at least 10 bomb-sniffing dogs had died of medical issues from 2008 to 2016.
He has more than two more years left as mayor to build on the progressive track record he promoted in his aborted presidential run.
More than 6,000 veterans took their own lives each year between 2008 and 2017, and roughly 20 a day since 2014, according to statistics released Friday.
Despite multiple setbacks, Boris Johnson could still win a general election. Analysts say that, like President Trump, he has played to his core.
The storm unexpectedly dropped 43 inches of water in a pocket south of Beaumont, making it the seventh wettest tropical cyclone in United States history.
What started as a joke has attracted visitors from all over the world to tiny, desolate Nevada towns.
What is “vaginal atrophy,” and how can you stop it?
No matter how often you’ve stayed in a hotel, these tips will help you get a cleaner, safer, more relaxing stay in your next one.
A funeral industry report says demand for cremation is increasing, in part because it’s less expensive than burial. It has also become more socially acceptable.
Here are five things you can get for 15 minutes of self-care each day.
Shoulder season — just before and after peak summer travel time — is when you’ll find warm temperatures, smaller crowds and deals.
Two years ago, the Nashville disrupter won a Grammy and a new kind of country music stardom. Then he realized he wanted something different.
A choose-your-own-adventure series is designed to give young Tinder swipers something to talk about.
The Ravens will try to prove themselves against the Chiefs, the Rams will try to win in Cleveland and the Cowboys and Patriots will try to stay awake in likely blowouts.
Whitehead, who won in 2016, was nominated this year for “The Nickel Boys,” one of 10 novels longlisted.
In the new film, a visit from the king and queen upends Downton. In reality, a royal coming to stay could be even more dramatic.
Warming waters and a series of dams are making the grueling migration of the Chinook salmon even more deadly — and threatening dozens of other species.
“The stockings don’t look very good but I’ve decided to change my attitude about that and say they are chic,” one patient writes.
When we think about what we leave behind as grandparents, we hope we will have transmitted lessons about kindness, justice, strength and confidence, the boundless nature of love.
A study of fossil meteorites suggests that a distant asteroid collision once sent Earth into an ice age.
The company, which began as a comedy website, has branched out to podcasts and feature films, including “Between Two Ferns: The Movie,” which debuts on Netflix on Friday.
The Cooper Street Rock, in Upper Manhattan, sat undisturbed for millenniums. Now it’s on the market — or at least half of it is.
The complaint, from a member of the intelligence community, remained opaque but involved at least one of the president’s communications with a foreign leader.