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Only illness, accident or profound bad luck are likely to prevent Vincenzo Nibali from winning the Tour de France on Sunday after his stage victory on Thursday in the mountains.
Under the plan, Palestinian and Israeli officials would cease fighting on Sunday and begin negotiations on the principal economic, political and security concerns about Gaza.
Officials said the jet, which took off from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, went down during a storm in a semidesert area.
The state holiday honors the arrival of Brigham Young in the Salt Lake Valley, but for non-Mormons, it has become something else: “Pie ’n’ Beer Day.”
While the Bloomberg administration adopted a combative approach toward civil-rights lawsuits, the de Blasio administration may be more open to negotiation.
The state’s attorney general called for a temporary halt to executions a day after it took one hour and 57 minutes for Joseph R. Wood III to die.
Senator Patrick J. Leahy said he would file a new version of a bill to end the National Security Agency’s program to collect bulk phone records.
A report said that the university’s band members had been told to mimic sex acts and were given vulgar nicknames, and that the director did not do enough to stop harassment.
A series of explosions at a school that was sheltering hundreds of Palestinians who had fled their homes also wounded many others. The cause was not immediately clear.
The United Nations had given the Israeli military precise GPS locations of all 83 schools that were being used as shelters for 141,000 people who had fled their homes.
George Fox University near Portland, Ore. has become the latest front in the fight over what defines a person’s gender, and who gets to decide.
For Jeff Katz, the mayor of Cooperstown who also writes books, baseball is often on his mind — especially this weekend, when the Hall of Fame's induction ceremony will bring thousands to his city.
By deploying Guard members himself rather than through Washington, Gov. Rick Perry has the power to order the troops to make arrests and apprehensions.
The company continues to reinvest aggressively in its business, to the chagrin of investors hoping to see signs of profit.
Two protesters were reported killed in the West Bank, bringing the total number of protesters killed there in the last week to five.
A Washington Post correspondent, his Iranian wife and two other Americans were apparently taken into custody on Tuesday.
The president asked Congress to remove the tax advantages of inversion, in which corporations designate a foreign country as their official address.
The United States Army War College determined in a preliminary review on Thursday that Mr. Walsh appeared to have plagiarized his final paper to earn a master’s degree from the institution.
A severe storm left two people dead, injured 36 others and sent massive trees flying at a Chesapeake Bay campground filled with vacationing families.