Latest News W.H.O. Removes Mugabe as ‘Good-Will Ambassador’ 2017-10-22T15:13:45.000000000+00:00 A storm of criticism had greeted the appointment of the Zimbabwe’s leader this past week. A Presidential Bellwether Is Still Waiting to Start Winning Under Trump 2017-10-22T14:47:48.000000000+00:00 Voters in Indiana’s Vigo County have an almost unerring record in choosing the winning presidential candidate, and now many would like to see President Trump change his tone. Turbo-Charging His Life After Losing His Mother 2017-10-22T14:39:23.000000000+00:00 When his mother died, Atreyal Ransom lost interest in school. But he got back on track, becoming valedictorian of his class and a volunteer at a community center. Catalonia, John Kelly, Donald Trump: Your Weekend Briefing 2017-10-22T14:26:35.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories. Election Risk Pays Off for Shinzo Abe of Japan as Party Appears to Win Big 2017-10-22T12:09:22.000000000+00:00 Early projections of a victory on Sunday would help the prime minister consolidate power and fuel his hopes to revise Japan’s pacifist Constitution. Ride a Weather Balloon Into (Near) Space 2017-10-22T09:00:01.000000000+00:00 Take a trip into the stratosphere on one of NOAA’s weather balloons. It rises 21 miles into the sky collecting data before bursting and falling back to Earth. O’Reilly Settled New Harassment Claim, Then Fox Renewed His Contract 2017-10-22T07:54:30.000000000+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. Astros 4, Yankees 0 | Houston wins series, 4-3: Astros Move Onto the World Series as the Yankees Run Out of Gas 2017-10-22T06:53:53.000000000+00:00 Behind two of the less heralded members of their pitching rotation, the Astros held the Yankees to three hits and won Game 7 of the American League Championship Series. Editorial: Where Have All Our Heroes Gone? 2017-10-22T03:25:02.000000000+00:00 Let’s get back into the habit of gathering to celebrate the exceptional among us. Who’s on your list? Ready, Set, Gone! The N.F.L.’s Disappearing Huddle. 2017-10-22T02:25:34.000000000+00:00 For more than a century, the huddle has been one of the most defining fixtures of American football. But in today’s N.F.L., it’s slowly disappearing.