NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks to the media in Washington, D.C., April 4, 2019. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) NATO said Tuesday that Russia must destroy a new missile system the U.S. claims to be in violation…

(Robert Galbraith/Reuters) San Francisco became the first U.S. city to effectively ban the sale of e-cigarettes on Tuesday. The city’s board of supervisors passed an ordinance that bans the sale of e-cigarettes that have not yet…

Slave shackles on display at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C., in 2016. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) The animating sentiment behind reparations should not be dismissed out of hand, but implementing…

During lunchtime at middle schools across the U.S., adolescents stare at 15- to 60-second clips of their friends lip-­synching to Beyoncé on the video-sharing app TikTok. At home, it’s more of the same: Tap on…

President Donald J. Trump speaks with reporters during a briefing with military leadership members Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at the Al-Asad Airbase in Iraq. (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead) The New York Times…

Before the Justice Department’s latest salvo, civil rights groups celebrated the order from the Richmond, Va.-based 4th Circuit as an indication that their arguments against the citizenship question were gaining traction. | Michelle R. Smith/AP…

NBA free agency is wild, and it's no different this year with All-Stars and MVPs available and several teams with the salary cap space to offer at least one player – maybe two – a…

President Donald Trump's son Eric Trump said an employee of an upscale Chicago cocktail bar spit on him Tuesday night in an incident he believed was politically motivated. "It was purely a disgusting act by somebody who…

Once free agency starts on Sunday, the Rockets are planning to recruit Jimmy Butler to push the Philadelphia 76ers for a sign-and-trade deal that would allow the All-Star forward to join James Harden and Chris…

The New York Yankees wasted no time breaking the major league record for consecutive games with a home run. DJ LeMahieu's leadoff homer off Toronto's Clayton Richard in the bottom of the first inning of…

OMAHA, Neb. -- Vanderbilt's go-to guy throughout the postseason again delivered a dominant performance. Freshman Kumar Rocker struck out 11 while pitching 6⅓ innings of three-hit ball, and Vanderbilt got to Michigan's shaky bullpen in…

Reuters Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell has poured cold water on traders' hopes for a cut to interest rates next month. The stance appears "fully priced in the asset prices," one analyst says. Rising tensions…