A Bitter Wind at a Shaky Time, and Iowa Is Left Reeling

As the winds howled outside, gusting at over 100 miles per hour, families hid in their…

How Trump’s Push to Reopen Schools Backfired

In June, with the coronavirus crisis appearing to hit a lull in the United States, teachers…

Coronavirus Live Updates: Latest News and Analysis

A pandemic-induced public transit crisis is borne unequally and expected to get worse. As U.S. cities’…

‘We’re Clearly Not Doing Enough’: Drop in Testing Hampers Coronavirus Response

For months, public health experts and federal officials have said that significantly expanding the number of…

Families Priced Out of Coronavirus ‘Learning Pods’ Seek Alternatives

Some districts in Massachusetts are hoping to provide in-person instruction for their most vulnerable students, while…

TeleTracking Technologies, Firm Running Coronavirus Database, Refuses to Answer Senators’ Questions

And one month into the new arrangement, there are questions about how useful the new database…

3 Mississippi Police Officers Charged With Murder of Black Man

Three Mississippi police officers have been charged with killing a Black man by body-slamming him to…

Obesity Raises the Risk of Death From Covid-19 Among Men

The coronavirus has been an unpredictable foe from the start. It triggers silent or barely perceptible…

Justice Dept. Says Yale Discriminates. Here’s What Students Think.

“Race shouldn’t necessarily be discarded, it should just be perhaps weighted less,” said Mr. Goodman, who…

Principal in Holocaust Dispute Shouldn’t Have Been Fired, Judge Rules

A high school principal in Florida who refused to say that the Holocaust was “a factual,…