Virus Surges in Arizona, but the Rodeo Goes On

PHOENIX — As infections surged through Arizona’s desert landscape this week, word spread that the Round Valley Rodeo, a century-old tradition luring calf ropers, youth riders and big crowds to the mountain town of Springerville, might be called off. The fate of the Fourth of July parade in the nearby […]

Life on the Vice-Presidential Short List

There will be blood tests. Interrogations about junior high. An analysis of tax returns. It is an experience Joseph R. Biden Jr. knows all too well from his time on the vice-presidential short list 12 years ago. Much about Mr. Biden’s own search for a running mate has been nontraditional. […]