New Paris Mayoral Contender Is Named After Scandal Topples Macron Ally

PARIS — The French health minister, Agnes Buzyn, was named as a new candidate for mayor…

Rate of New Fatalities Drops in China

Here’s what you need to know: Image A portrait of Mao Zedong, center, overlooking a nearly…

China’s Leader, Under Fire, Says He Led Coronavirus Fight Early On

Under fire for its response to the coronavirus epidemic, China’s authoritarian government appears to be pushing…

Florida Doctor Bilked $26 Million From Health Insurers, Officials Say

A Florida doctor who had ambitions to one day become the president of Ghana faces charges…

Caroline Flack, Who Hosted ‘Love Island,’ Dies by Suicide at 40

Caroline Flack, a well-known television personality and former host of ITV’s “Love Island” and other shows…

Doping Ruling Knocks Russia off Gold Medal Perch

MOSCOW — Russia is expected to drop into second place in the gold medal count for…

31 Reported Dead in Mali, as Attackers Return to Scene of a Massacre

BAMAKO, Mali — At least 31 people were killed on Friday in an attack on a…

Recline in Your Airplane Seat? A Debate Rages in the Skies and Online

Put away the blue and black dress — or was it white and gold? And leave…

U.S. Bars Sri Lankan Army Chief Accused of War Crimes

NEW DELHI — The United States has imposed an entry bar on Sri Lanka’s army chief,…

U.S. Says It Will Evacuate Americans From Cruise Ship

Here’s what you need to know: Image The Diamond Princess cruise ship docked at Yokohama, Japan,…