Americans Surge to Polls: ‘I’m Going to Vote Like My Life Depends on It’

Anxious but determined, Americans are pushing through challenges like the pandemic and long lines to cast…

The Pandemic Brought Loss. Now They’re Behind on Rent.

For these families in Queens, bills piled up. “All this hit and it’s hard because you…

Covid-19 Live Updates: Early Study Results Suggest Hope for Lung Recovery

Apathy is making it harder to prevent outbreaks. A school district’s reopening amid an outbreak yielded…

Will the Diamond District Survive?

The pandemic has given the famous stretch of Midtown, long a hub and destination for all…

The Sunday Read: ‘Jim Dwyer, About New York’

A farewell to the late Pulitzer Prize-winning Times journalist.

In Election, Bolivia Confronts the Legacy of Its Ousted Socialist Leader

Sunday’s election is seen as a referendum on the 14-year political project of Evo Morales, a…

Armenia and Azerbaijan Reach New Cease-Fire for Nagorno-Karabakh, Then Report Violations

A truce brokered just a week earlier failed to hold. The war between the two Caucasus…

The Rays Stick to Their Game Plan and Reach a Second World Series

Guided by the club’s strict principles, Manager Kevin Cash pulled his pitcher at a crucial point…

Bill Maher Reviews ‘150 Glimpses of the Beatles’

Craig Brown follows up the best-selling “Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret” with a book about John,…

Coronavirus Surge, 2020 Election, M.L.B. Playoffs: Your Weekend Briefing

Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.