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Eclipse’s Path Is Also Leaving a Trail of High Hotel Prices

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One Super 8 in Illinois advertised $949 a night. Its normal rate is $95.

New York Attorney General Questions Trump’s $175 Million Bond Deal

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Letitia James, the attorney general, said in court papers that the California company providing the guarantee was not qualified to do such deals in New York.

World Central Kitchen Demands an Independent Investigation Into Israeli Strike

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World Central Kitchen on Thursday called for an independent investigation into the killing by Israeli forces of seven of its staff members this week as they worked to deliver aid in Gaza. Governments around the world have condemned the killing of the ...

Biden and Netanyahu speak as a senior official says the president’s anger with Israel has hit a peak.

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President Biden spoke with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel on Thursday, three days after international aid workers were killed in an Israeli strike, as senior American officials said his frustration over Israel’s actions in Gaza was ...

A New York Housing Deal Could Be Close. What’s Holding It Up?

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The deal could clear the way for the construction of new homes and make it more difficult for landlords to evict renters, if lawmakers in Albany can find a compromise.

Finland School Shooting’s Motive Was Bullying, Police Say

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The police said the motive emerged during interviews with the student, who after the shooting also threatened students heading to another school.

Sexual Assault of Migrants in Panama Rises to Level Rarely Seen Outside War

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The girl, 8, from Venezuela, had slept fitfully the night before, wailing in her dreams, her mother said, about the men trying to kill her. Days earlier, the family had entered the Darién Gap, the jungle straddling Colombia and Panama that in the ...

Biden Takes Aim at SpaceX’s Tax-Free Ride in American Airspace

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President Biden wants companies that use American airspace for rocket launches to start paying taxes into a federal fund that finances the work of air traffic controllers.

Finland to keep its border closed with Russia over migration concerns

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Finland closed the 1,340-kilometer land border late last year after an unusually high number of asylum-seekers entered the country.

Macron: France and allies ‘could have stopped’ 1994 Rwanda genocide

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In a statement, French President Emmanuel Macron said France and its allies could have done more to stop the 1994 Rwandan genocide.