The explosive, closed-door testimony from acting ambassador William B. Taylor Jr. undermined the repeated statements of the president and the depositions of other administration officials, with the potential to reset the House impeachment probe of Trump.
Russia gave its blessing to a Turkish-led operation against Kurds who had allied with the United States against the Islamic State — cementing Russia’s role as Syria’s central power broker at a moment when U.S. influence in the region is dissipating.
The Washington Nationals, playing in their first World Series, will face Houston tonight. It should be one of the best pitching matchups in recent postseason history, with Max Scherzer and Gerrit Cole getting the call.
The prime minister and his Liberals did well in Atlantic Canada but lost seats in Quebec and were shut out of oil-producing Alberta and Saskatchewan. Bridging those chasms and unifying the country will be a critical test.
In the finale of “Moonrise,” we examine how a trip to another world became an inward journey for humankind. Listen to the last installment in the podcast series or get caught up on those you’ve missed.