World News (NY Times)

Europe Edition: Emmanuel Macron, Syria, North Korea: Your Tuesday Briefing

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 11:47pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Marine Le Pen, New Orleans, Arkansas: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 10:56pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Asia and Australia Edition: France, North Korea, Trump’s 100 Days: Your Morning Briefing

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 9:57pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Venezuela Opposition Aims to Keep Protests Peaceful, but Violence Erupts

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 7:51pm
The government blamed the opposition for attacks on pro-government demonstrators that officials said resulted in at least two deaths.

Russian Hackers Who Targeted Clinton Appear to Attack France’s Macron

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 7:39pm
A report by a cybersecurity firm has heightened concerns that Russia has turned its weapons on France in an effort to bolster Marine Le Pen’s candidacy.

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Syrian Government Workers After Sarin Attack

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 5:39pm
The United States is seeking to punish those behind chemical weapons attacks carried out by President Bashar al-Assad’s government.

News Analysis: As North Korea Speeds Its Nuclear Program, U.S. Fears Time Will Run Out

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 5:04pm
Behind the Trump administration’s sudden urgency on North Korea lies a stark calculus: that the country is capable of making a nuclear bomb every six or seven weeks.

Denmark Says ‘Key Elements’ of Russian Government Hacked Defense Ministry

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 4:36pm
The Kremlin denied the allegations that Russian hackers breached email accounts at Denmark’s Defense Ministry and Foreign Ministry in 2015 and 2016.

25 Police Officers in India Are Killed in Ambush by Maoist Rebels

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 3:59pm
The attack on officers guarding a road and bridge project was the deadliest in recent years by the rebels, the authorities said.

U.N. Documents Syrian War Crimes, but Prosecution Moves Slowly

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 2:14pm
A commission has compiled volumes of evidence about war crimes in Syria but whether the perpetrators will be prosecuted is unclear.

News Analysis: After French Vote, Mainstream Europe Breathes a Sigh of Relief

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 1:49pm
Far-right populism has not fully crystallized electorally in Europe, though the issues that have animated the movements are not going anywhere.

Le Pen Calls Parties in France ‘Completely Rotten’ as They Unite to Fend Her Off

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 1:17pm
The leader of the far-right National Front condemned calls by mainstream party leaders to oppose her presidential bid and to support her rival, Emmanuel Macron.

Lafarge Scandal Points to Difficulty of Operating in War Zones

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 1:10pm
Eric Olsen, the cement maker’s chief executive, is stepping down after an internal inquiry found staff members paid off armed groups in Syria to allow safe passage for employees.

2 Top Afghanistan Military Officials Resign After Taliban Attack

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 12:36pm
The defense minister and the army chief of staff stepped down after the deadliest Taliban attack of the war — which U.S. officials say was planned by Haqqani leadership.

At Hungary’s Soros-Backed University, Scholars Feel a Chill

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 12:06pm
Central European University, founded in 1991, is threatened by a law that the right-wing government rushed through Parliament.

French Markets Surge as Euro Withstands Attack From the Right

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 11:50am
With the prospect that Marine Le Pen could claim the presidency sowing concerns about the currency, the results of the election’s first round provided some respite.

Palermo Journal: 500 Years After Expulsion, Sicily’s Jews Reclaim a Lost History

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 8:30am
A budding Jewish community is rediscovering its history in Palermo, and working with the local diocese to open a synagogue in the Sicilian capital.

One 12-Year-Old’s 800-Mile Drive Across Australia

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 4:22am
The police stopped a sport utility vehicle that was being driven by a boy who was by himself in the middle of nowhere.

Genocide’s Legacy: A Museum in a Khmer Rouge Prison

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 3:50am
At least 1.7 million people died during the Khmer Rouge rule of Cambodia between 1975 and 1979. Take a 360 tour of a former prison that has been transformed into a museum to preserve the history of the Cambodian genocide.

Charge Rodrigo Duterte With Mass Murder, Lawyer Tells The Hague

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 2:48am
A complaint filed with the International Criminal Court said that the Philippine president was the “mastermind” of a campaign that has killed more than 9,400 people since 1988.