Latest News O’Reilly Settled New Harassment Claims, Then Fox Renewed His Contract 2017-10-21T17:23:46.000000000+00:00 In January, the Fox News host was said to have agreed to a $32 million settlement with a former network analyst, the largest of his known payouts. Spain Will Remove Catalonia Leader, Escalating Secession Crisis 2017-10-21T16:32:41.000000000+00:00 Mariano Rajoy, in an unexpectedly forceful move, said Madrid would take control of the independence-minded region, pushing out its separatist administration. Op-Ed Columnist: America’s Best University President 2017-10-21T16:12:22.000000000+00:00 Robert Zimmer, head of the University of Chicago, makes the educator’s case for free speech. Memoir of Growing Up Fat Forces France to Look in the Mirror 2017-10-21T16:03:46.000000000+00:00 Gabrielle Deydier’s plaintive account and sociological study exposes the many ways the obese face censure and insensitivity. Militants Kill Egyptian Security Forces in Deadly Attack 2017-10-21T16:01:45.000000000+00:00 Gunmen fired bullets and rockets on Egyptian police officers and security officials as they drove toward what was believed to be an Islamist hide-out. Article 155: The ‘Nuclear Option’ That Could Let Spain Seize Catalonia 2017-10-21T15:26:07.000000000+00:00 After Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy held a cabinet meeting Saturday, he announced a decision to oust the Catalan leader and to call new elections in the independence-minded region. Trump Says He Will Release Final Set of Documents on Kennedy Assassination 2017-10-21T15:06:55.000000000+00:00 A 1992 law that sought to quell conspiracy theories about the killing mandated the release of the secret documents by Oct. 26 of this year. Trump Rules: Why Has the E.P.A. Shifted on Toxic Chemicals? An Industry Insider Helps Call the Shots 2017-10-21T14:06:23.000000000+00:00 A scientist who worked for the chemical industry now shapes policy on hazardous chemicals. Within the E.P.A., there is fear that public health is at risk. (At right, a signing ceremony for new rules on toxic chemicals.) I.R.S. Says It Will Reject Tax Returns that Lack Health Insurance Disclosure 2017-10-21T12:53:13.000000000+00:00 The agency says it won’t accept individual tax returns that don’t meet requirements under the Affordable Care Act. With...Susan Fowler: Uber’s Whistle-Blower Is Developing a Movie and Having a Baby 2017-10-21T12:33:32.000000000+00:00 In her first interview since the essay that started a wave of sexual-harassment revelations, Susan Fowler tells her life story and looks to the future.