- The Department of Health and Human Services has issued a rule preventing nursing homes from forcing cases into arbitration.
- The decision would restore the right to legal action to 1.5 million nursing home residents.
Both chambers voted overwhelmingly for a bill that would let Americans sue Saudi Arabia over the attacks. It was the first veto override of the Obama presidency.
Advisers to Donald J. Trump plan to more rigorously prepare him for his next debate with Hillary Clinton after concerns that his focus dissolved in the first standoff.
More than a third of voters ages 18 to 29 say they will vote for a third-party candidate. Asked to choose a major-party nominee, 10 percent said they would not vote.
ABROAD IN AMERICA
Readers abroad are surprised by the campaign’s bluster. They don’t understand how an American presidential election can be dominated by arguments over “birtherism” and beauty queens.
Trade is under attack around the world, because economists failed to anticipate the resulting joblessness, and governments failed to help.
He grew up in England, but this veteran troubadour has a long history with the five boroughs. Now he’s back.
Despite his own late-in-life attempts at unity among Israelis, perhaps it is only natural that the legacy of Mr. Peres is viewed through a prism of old divides.
Jeremy Corbyn’s strengthened hold on the Labour Party is due in large part to the success of Momentum, a group intent on bringing true socialism to Britain.
FROM THE MAGAZINE
In the midst of a national crisis of police violence, Baltimore’s state’s attorney gambled that prosecuting six officers for the death of Freddie Gray would help heal her city. She lost much more than the case.
Residents of Egypt, who have since returned there, came upon a travel bag containing the explosives, a law enforcement official said. They had been staying in a hotel in Manhattan, where they were tracked using images from nearby surveillance cameras.
Chief Michael J. Fahy, 44, quickly climbed the ranks of the Fire Department, only to become the 1,145th firefighter to die in the line of duty.
Mr. Putin’s behavior in Ukraine and Syria violates not only rules designed to promote peace but common human decency.
CONTRIBUTING OP-ED WRITER
A new report tries to answer basic questions about a sore spot between Clinton and Trump, but the left and the right have drawn their own conclusions.