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In China, Desperate Patients Smuggle Drugs. Or Make Their Own.

In many ways, they resemble medical websites in other countries. Then there are the posts on how to make drugs yourself. They direct at-home drugmakers to buy the ingredients online, on marketplaces run by Alibaba Group, the e-commerce [...]

Republicans bring in their Senate closer: Donald Trump

Missouri Republican nominee Josh Hawley has attempted to make his Senate race a referendum on Sen. Claire McCaskill’s status as a Democrat in a Trump state. | Charlie Riedel/AP Photo Elections The president is rallying in a half-dozen [...]

U.S. is Denying Passports to Americans along the Border, Throwing Their Citizenship into Question

Two women, Maria and Lupita, whose U.S. citizenship is in question, stand for a portrait in Brownsville, Tex. Although they were born in the United States, the government is questioning their citizenship because it suspects their birth certificates [...]

Dark-money groups were ordered to reveal their donors. They didn’t.

Political nonprofits only have to issue disclosures once every three months, so the next deadline to name donors won’t be until Jan. 15, two months after the November election — meaning voters might not get to see who funded ads for [...]

‘A Wrestler Never Dies,’ Afghans Say. After Bombing, Their Stories Live.

KABUL, Afghanistan — There is a saying here: “A wrestler never dies.” It’s a commentary on how the sport’s champions hold a special place in Afghan hearts, and over the years, no place has produced more winners than the Maiwand [...]

Koreas to hold military talks ahead of their leaders’ summit

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – South Korea said Tuesday that it will hold military talks with North Korea this week to discuss ways to ease tensions along their border ahead of a summit between their leaders. The talks scheduled for Thursday [...]

They Killed Their Abusive Husbands. Their Acquittals Shocked Russia.

MOSCOW — When Yana Gurcheva and Galina Katorova were arrested for stabbing their husbands to death with kitchen knives after suffering years of domestic abuse, the murder cases stirred hardly a ripple in Russia’s national news media. But [...]

17,500 Dutchmen Gave Their DNA in a Murder Inquiry. After 20 Years, an Arrest.

BRUSSELS — For 20 years, the Dutch police investigated the rape and murder of an 11-year-old schoolboy, and the Dutch news media chronicled the case’s many twists and turns. Now, after an investigation in which 17,500 Dutchmen voluntarily [...]

Super PACs take brash new steps to hide their donors

Mere days after it sprang to life in a burst of paperwork, the new super PAC Red and Gold spent nearly $ 1 million attacking Rep. Martha McSally, a battleground GOP Senate candidate favored by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. [...]

Kochs blow up their détente with Trump

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch’s top deputies kicked off a weekend summit with donors by summoning more than a dozen reporters to a conference room to watch a video warning that economic protectionism [...]