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Twitter says hackers targeted employees by phone


Twitter said Thursday that the cyberattack that took down big parts of its site earlier this month was caused by hackers manipulating employees over a more old-school …

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3 Great Mysteries About Life on Mars


Mars is the most explored planet in the solar system other than Earth. With all of our robotic visitors there, we’ve discovered that it is a world …

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Downsizing From a Two-Bedroom to a Studio


Cooped up at home these last four months, many New Yorkers have found themselves longing for larger apartments. But Kayla Oberlin and her partner Inbar Madar, who …

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Older Children Spread the Coronavirus Just as Much as Adults, Large Study Finds


In the heated debate over reopening schools, one burning question has been whether and how efficiently children can spread the virus to others. A large new study …

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India Coronavirus Cases Surge Past One Million


NEW DELHI — India hit a milestone on Friday morning that it had made great sacrifices to avoid: recording more than one million coronavirus infections. The virus …

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Facebook Said to Consider Banning Political Ads


SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook is considering banning political advertising across its network before the November general election, according to two people with knowledge of the discussions, after …

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Column: How I learned to appreciate the value of nothing


Behavioral economics suggests people would rather get no money than an insultingly small amount. After a chance encounter involving a heavy sofa, Kate Ferguson agrees. A few …

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Yankees, Mets to train in New York if MLB resumes


FILE – In this Feb. 29, 2020, file photo, New York Yankees’ Gerrit Cole delivers a pitch during the second inning of a spring training baseball game …

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To hell and back: Arminia Bielefeld’s roller coaster ride back to the Bundesliga


Arminia Bielefeld’s victory over Darmstadt on Thursday night sealed the club’s status as second-tier champions to add to their promotion. However, their journey back to the Bundesliga …

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How coronavirus is propelling the rise of online courts in India


In a historic move, an entire bench of the Supreme Court of India conducted its first ever paperless hearing on June 1. It was a rare sight …

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Cities are heating up. How can we keep them cool?


Vineyards in Copenhagen and searing desert-like heat in Rome? That could be a reality in both European capitals by 2050, according to temperature projections for 520 cities …

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COVID-19 vaccine search: Germany buys stake in CureVac


German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier confirmed Monday that the government is investing in biotech firm CureVac. The move follows attempts by the US in March to acquire …

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