Ex-Venezuelan General Surrenders to U.S. After Drug Indictment

BOGOTÁ, Colombia—Retired Venezuelan Gen. Cliver Alcalá turned himself in to the U.S. counternarcotics authorities Friday, a day after U.S. prosecutors indicted him and other Venezuelan officials, including President Nicolás Maduro, on drug-trafficking charges, according to four people familiar with the matter….

A Week of Coronavirus Pain and Progress

A Week of Coronavirus Pain and Progress

As the number of Americans infected with the coronavirus surges, and hospitals are besieged, it can appear that America is losing the pandemic war. But in important ways the U.S. is better off at the end of March than it…

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