• Sat. Oct 24th, 2020

Rakul’s comic strip dress is a must-have

Bollywood hottie Rakul Preet Singh is setting super fashion goals at home. Under home quarantine, like most of us, the actress is setting Instagram on fire one look after the…

Ireland Has a New Coronavirus Fear: Americans Who Flout Quarantine

Janet Cavanagh, whose electric bike tour company offers a guided glimpse of western Ireland’s windswept landscape, saw her business come to a swift halt — along with nearly everything else…

After Months of Debate, England Requires Face Masks for Shoppers

LONDON — Britons, a people famously averse to seeming ruffled in times of distress, have taken slowly, if at all, to face masks during the coronavirus pandemic. Jim Williams says…

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is Hospitalized With a Possible Infection

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was admitted to the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore on Tuesday for a possible infection, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said — the latest health challenge for…

Asked About Black Americans Killed by Police, Trump Says, ‘So Are White People’

President Trump, whose re-election prospects have dimmed as Americans question his handling of the coronavirus outbreak and race relations, on Tuesday stoked racial grievances yet again with a series of…

How a Velvet Ant (Which Is a Wasp) Got Its White Fluff

At the foot of certain shrubs in the Mojave Desert, fluffy white motes skitter like tumbleweeds across the sand. Some are fruit: harmless, fuzzy orbs dropped by the creosote bush.…

How Many Hot Dogs Can Someone Eat In 10 Minutes?

Over the Fourth of July weekend, with streams of sweat pouring down his face, Joey Chestnut broke his own world record for hot dog eating, by downing 75 hot dogs…

Jay Riffe, Spearfishing King, Is Dead at 82

Jay Riffe recalled his first spearfishing outing as a fearsome affair — not for the fish but for him. Mr. Riffe, a celebrated California speargun designer, entrepreneur and pioneer of…

Tiger Woods Adjusts to Competing Without Fans

DUBLIN, Ohio — Tuesday morning, in his first appearance at a PGA Tour event in five months, Tiger Woods hit a majestic iron shot during a practice round that soared…

He Changed His Country’s Name. Will North Macedonia Punish Him?

SKOPJE, North Macedonia — Zoran Zaev, the front-runner in a general election on Wednesday in North Macedonia, got more done during his 30 months as prime minister than most Macedonian…