Firefighters used a ladder to allow Mr. Trump and others to escape a stuck elevator. Mr. Trump later criticized the fire marshal for limiting crowds.
While discussing the demise of “Vinyl” and the coming show “Westworld,” the network’s president of programming also responded to criticism about HBO’s depiction of sexual violence against women.
Forget celebrity roasts. Inspired by rap throwdowns, standup comics are going head to head, and no subject is off limits.
The Republican candidate intends to focus on three or four states his campaign believes he must sweep, but his path to election looks ever narrower.
A federal official said the balloon caught fire in midair. Public safety officials said it appeared there were no survivors.
Some of the most promising advances in cancer involve these treatments. Here are answers to some basic questions about this rapidly evolving field.
Who is Daren Metropoulos, and why did he just drop more than $100 million to buy the Playboy Mansion?
While searching online for a local woman to date, a man finds himself falling instead for a Scrabble-playing stranger on the other side of the world.
Two New York State senators who believe the game could endanger children are proposing legislation to prevent certain sex offenders from playing it.
The decision could complicate the political ambitions of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, who is accused of obstructing the inquiry into the bribery scheme at Petrobras.
With a live television audience watching, Luke Aikins, a veteran jumper, drops into a net less than half the size of a football field in the California desert.
Thousands of islanders — and up to 50 pregnant women — are getting infected every day with the mosquito-borne virus.
In an ABC interview, Mr. Trump implied that Ghazala Khan’s silence while her husband spoke about their soldier son’s death at the Democratic convention may have been because of her Muslim faith.
Can the right pillow fix what ails you? One reporter tests seven in six nights, in an effort to find out.
The hacking into Democratic campaign computer systems is forcing the White House to confront a new question: whether, and if so how, to retaliate.
New drugs and methods of altering a patient’s own immune cells are helping some cancer patients — but not all — even when standard treatments fail.
Police arrested two men suspected of planning an attack in Belgium after house searches on Friday evening, federal prosecutors said on Saturday.
A movement is afoot to turn over the summit of Mount Halti, already the highest mountain in Finland, to its neighbor.
Among the Justice Department recommendations were using body armor, waiting for backups on certain calls and giving responding officers better information.
The day after the Democratic convention, Hillary Clinton spoke about why she thinks this is such an important election.
Piercings, psychics and Hell’s Kitchen: just another day for the “Bad Moms” and “Transparent” star.
On a bus tour that is also taking her to another crucial state, Ohio, Mrs. Clinton continued her balancing act on the economy.
More than a year after the death of Freddie Gray, we sit down with Brandon Scott, a Baltimore city councilman, to discuss the city’s next step forward.
Bryan Denton, a photographer who works for The New York Times and is based in Beirut, Lebanon, gives his account of covering Iraqi forces’ recapture of Falluja from the Islamic State.
A section of the new, larger sea lane has troubled veteran ship pilots, and led to an accident involving a Chinese container ship.
The peerless swimmer Katie Ledecky; a photo essay of Olympians and their heroes; the sprinter Justin Gatlin’s comeback; how Boston’s citizens fought to reject their city’s bid; and 10 writers on their memories of Games past.
In amassing Yahoo, AOL and other online services, Verizon is preparing for the day when its most important clients are advertisers, not users.
Our top 10 comments of the week: Readers discuss the Democratic convention, the acquittals in Freddie Gray’s death and Yahoo’s sale. And yes, Donald Trump.
Russian track athletes, barred from the Olympics, competed among themselves at what looked like a high school stadium.
Donald J. Trump was not impressed with Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech Thursday.