Millions across Italy are trying to come to terms with what happened in the city of Genoa on Tuesday. A huge section of the Morandi bridge simply crumbled to pieces, falling some 45 metres to the ground and killing at least 38 people. Around 30 ...

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It has made for a bumpy ride for Tesla investors — on either side of the trade.Through it all, Mr. Musk’s public attacks on shorts have only intensified.In May, he took to Twitter and warned of the “short burn of the century comin soon.” A month ...

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But her own lawyer Michael Avenatti claimed instead that her last minute decision was due to a row with producers who were pressuring her to act in a way “she felt uncomfortable with”.The 39-year-old, alleged to have had an affair with Donald Tr ...

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In May, Chris Kermode, the executive chairman and president of the ATP Tour, told the BBC it would be “insane” to have two competing annual men’s team events within six weeks of each other.Well, guess what?Collective insanity appears to be preci ...

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Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter.WASHINGTON — The Trump administration next week plans to formally propose a vast overhaul of climate change regulations that would allow individual states to de ...

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It was Aretha Franklin’s first No. 1 hit, the cry of empowerment that has defined her for generations: “Respect.”But for the roughly seven million times the song has been played on American radio stations, she was paid nothing.When Ms. Franklin ...

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As the world focuses on the crisis facing Turkey's lira, the Turkish part of Cyprus faces an arguably worse situation that is not of its own making. The self-declared Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) is heavily reliant on "big brother" ...

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Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke laid the bulk of the blame for California’s blazes on “environmental terrorist groups.”Ryan Zinke, the interior secretary, argued that climate change was not the main cause for the deadly blazes in California, sayin ...

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And no evidence has emerged showing that Mr. Ohr or his wife played a role in starting the F.B.I.’s Russia investigation. Rather, it was contacts between a former Trump foreign policy adviser, George Papadopoulos, and Russian intermediaries that ...

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WASHINGTON — The Justice Department threw its support on Friday behind housing advocates who accuse Facebook of violating fair-housing laws.In a so-called statement of interest, the department suggested that Facebook could be held liable if hous ...

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