Bernard Tapie, French Tycoon, Actor and Politician, Dies at 78

PARIS — Bernard Tapie, a swaggering French businessman who lurched throughout his life from wild success…

In Iraq Election, Shiite Cleric Who Fought U.S. Strengthens Power

BAGHDAD — Followers of a Shiite cleric whose fighters battled U.S. forces during the occupation made…

Netflix standing by Dave Chappelle and ‘The Closer’

Chappelle’s special, “The Closer,” which debuted on Netflix last week, includes several minutes of jokes about…

A W.H.O. panel recommends additional vaccine doses for immunocompromised people.

Severely or moderately immunocompromised people who have been vaccinated should be offered an additional dose of…

Alexis Ohanian is using his daughter’s famous doll to help empower girls

Now, the father of four year-old Olympia is using that fame to try and inspire girls…

Your Tuesday Briefing

“Freedom Day” in Sydney.

The new Superman comes out as bisexual in an upcoming comic

Until this year, though, every comic iteration of Superman has been besotted with longtime love Lois…

Clear Differences Remain Between France and U.S., French Minister Says

PARIS — As global finance leaders gather this week in Washington for the annual meetings of…

Una dieta con menos sal ayuda así a la salud y la presión arterial

Cómo la industria de alimentos está haciendo frente a la sal Ya en 1979, un grupo…

One in five of England’s most critically ill Covid patients are unvaccinated women, a study finds.

Unvaccinated pregnant women make up nearly 20 percent of the most critically ill Covid-19 patients in…