U.K. Leaders Praise Slain Lawmaker Amid Heightened Security Concerns

LONDON — Politicians from across the political divide on Monday united in tribute to David Amess,…

Apple Unveils New MacBook Computers and Updated AirPods

Apple on Monday unveiled in an hourlong virtual event new MacBook computers powered by Apple-made processors…

What Is Multiple Myeloma Cancer and Is It Curable?

Colin Powell, the first Black secretary of state, had multiple myeloma. The form of blood cancer…

How Lifelong Cholesterol Levels Can Harm or Help Your Heart

LDL, or “bad” cholesterol, is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease. Now a new…

An Official Wizard in New Zealand Loses His Job

No industry is safe from the realities of layoffs. Not even wizarding. After more than two…

Apathy and Wariness of Kremlin Leaves Russians Unvaccinated

MOSCOW — After Sofia Kravetskaya got vaccinated with Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine last December, she became…

Showdown Over Northern Ireland Has a Key Offstage Player: Biden

LONDON — When President Biden met Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the White House last month,…

A Move to Rein In Cancer-Causing ‘Forever Chemicals’

Michael Regan, the E.P.A. administrator, wants to limit a class of chemicals that has been linked…

Russia Breaks Diplomatic Ties with NATO

MOSCOW — Russia plans to cease its diplomatic engagement with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, the…

The Barbra Streisand Institute is launching at UCLA

The institute will focus on four areas the singer and actress is most passionate about: the…