Nassar Victims, Including Simone Biles, Suing F.B.I. for Early Investigative Failures

WASHINGTON — More than 90 women who say they were sexually assaulted by Lawrence G. Nassar, the former doctor for U.S.A. Gymnastics who was convicted on state sexual abuse charges,…

On the Anniversary of Tiananmen Massacre, Victims Remembered

TAIPEI, Taiwan — For decades, a large candlelight vigil was held in Hong Kong each June 4, to commemorate those killed when Chinese soldiers crushed the Tiananmen Square protests in…

The things Covid victims left behind

Pulse oximeter Beep beep, beep beep, beep beep. The staccato melody of a pulse oximeter was a constant in the Ahmed household. Shafi Ahmed had been living with a looming…

Larry Nassar Abuse Case: 13 Victims Seek $10 Million Each From F.B.I.

Thirteen female athletes who were sexually assaulted by Lawrence G. Nassar, the former sports doctor for the U.S.A. Gymnastics national team and Michigan State University, are seeking $10 million each…

In Texas, Biden Says New Legislation Could Expand Benefits for Burn Pit Victims

WASHINGTON — President Biden called on Tuesday for the broad expansion of health benefits for veterans, particularly those who fell ill after breathing in toxic materials from burning waste in…

Cardi B pledges to pay funeral costs for Bronx fire victims

In total, 17 people died after a fire ripped through their Bronx apartment building. The state of New York announced this week that it would be granting $2 million to…