Sunday, September 19, 2021

ASIA

He Is Senegalese and French, With Nothing to Reconcile

“I was lucky that my French and Senegalese families both acted very warmly toward my parents. I received a lot of love from both...

Prepare to Pay More for Uber and Lyft Rides

A few weeks after receiving the second dose of a coronavirus vaccine, Debora Lima returned to an old routine: She pulled out her phone...

Chelsea Beats Manchester City to Win Its Second Champions League Title

Here’s what you need to know:Credit...Michael Steele/Pool, via ReutersPORTO, Portugal — Manchester City’s players did not seem to want to leave. Not right away,...

Atlanta Outfielder Is Arrested on Domestic Violence Charges

Marcell Ozuna, an outfielder for the Atlanta Braves, was arrested Saturday on charges of aggravated assault strangulation and misdemeanor family violence after officers witnessed...

Ready to Recruit in Person, College Coaches Move Toward Normal

Some prospects are poised to barnstorm schools once the dead period lifts, seemingly as determined as their suitors to make up for lost time....

Make The World Better With One Of These Nine Ideas

As the pandemic and lockdowns dragged on and on over the past year, most of us longed only for the day when the world...

2021 French Open: What to Watch on Sunday Morning

How to watch: 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern time on the Tennis Channel and noon to 3 p.m. on Peacock; streaming on the...

Sedona Prince Has a Message for You

When Sedona Prince arrived in San Antonio in March for her first N.C.A.A. women’s basketball tournament, she was grateful just to be playing again...

These Sisters With Sickle Cell Had Devastating, and Preventable, Strokes

Dr. Julie Kanter, a hematologist at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and director of the university’s adult sickle cell clinic, reviewed medical records...

Foster Friess, Big Donor to Republicans, Dies at 81

Foster Friess, a Wyoming businessman who founded an investment firm, made a fortune and gave a lot of it away to Republican presidential candidates...

AFRICA

He Is Senegalese and French, With Nothing to Reconcile

“I was lucky that my French and Senegalese families both acted very warmly toward my parents. I received a lot of love from both...

Zimbabwe Authorities Arrest Local Reporter Working for The New York Times

The authorities in Zimbabwe have arrested a freelance reporter who works for The New York Times and accused him of improperly helping two other...

In Congo, Masses Flee One of the World’s Most Dangerous Volcanoes

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo — Tens of thousands of people jammed highways, crowded boats and set off on foot to flee this major...

Boat Carrying About 200 People Capsizes in Nigeria

KADUNA, Nigeria — A boat ferrying about 200 people capsized in the northwestern Nigerian state of Kebbi on Wednesday, said a spokesman for the...