The Ex-King of Spain Hops a Plane

Spain has given us theater this week from the pages of kings past. Its high-spirited former monarch, Juan Carlos, stated on Monday in a letter to his son, King Felipe VI, that he was going into exile “outside Spain.” He is now in the Dominican Republic as the guest of...

Test Every American for Covid-19

When the history of the Covid-19 pandemic is written, the past week may be recorded as the moment the depth of the crisis became undeniable. “Unlike many countries in the world, the United States is not currently on course to get control of this epidemic,” said a July...