World News (NY Times)

European Far-Right Leaders, Meeting to Condemn the E.U., Are Greeted With Boos

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 3:58pm
Marine Le Pen was at a conference of the Europe of Nations and Freedom outside Prague that drew protesters who shouted “Shame” and denounced populism and xenophobia.

Police Investigate ‘Suspicious’ Death of Prominent Toronto Couple

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 2:36pm
Barry Sherman, founder of the pharmaceutical company Apotex, and his wife, Honey, were among Canada’s wealthiest couples.

Jacob Zuma Prepares to Depart a Diminished A.N.C.

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 2:34pm
South Africa’s African National Congress was once a symbol of hope. As it chooses a new leader, what has happened to Nelson Mandela’s legacy?

Bars on the Windows, Laughter Between the Lines

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 1:45pm
An Italian nonprofit organizes soccer matches inside the country’s prisons in an effort to foster healthy relationships between inmates and their children.

Glowing Auras and ‘Black Money’: The Pentagon’s Mysterious U.F.O. Program

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 12:32pm
The shadowy program began in 2007 and was largely funded at the request of Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader, who has had a longtime interest in space phenomena.

Argentina Fires Head of Navy After Submarine Disappearance

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 11:30am
Adm. Marcelo Eduardo Hipólito Srur was let go by the defense minister on Saturday, a month after the San Juan disappeared.

Rahul Gandhi Takes Leadership of Indian Opposition Party

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 11:26am
Mr. Gandhi, scion of India’s famous political dynasty, assumes control of a party that has suffered humiliating recent losses.

In Iran Sanctions Case, a Clash Over Turkish Banker’s Role

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 11:25am
Mehmet Hakan Atilla is on trial in Manhattan over a multimillion-dollar scheme to evade American sanctions against Iran.

Rajoy Hopes to Return Catalonia to ‘Normality’ With an Abnormal Election

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 10:39am
A long-distance campaign for re-election by the ousted Catalan leader, Carles Puigdemont, highlights the unorthodox circumstances of the Dec. 21 vote.

Former Interpol Chief Says Argentina Bungled Investigation of ’94 Attack

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 10:05am
A judge accused Ronald K. Noble, a former New York University law professor, of taking part in a cover-up of Iran’s role in the attack. Mr. Noble denies it.

A Chateau Fit for a Crown Prince

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 8:53am
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, heir to the Saudi throne, who is leading a crackdown on corruption by the Saudi elite, bought the lavish Château Louis XIV.

Exodus of Foreign Workers Leaves British Employers in the Lurch

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 7:38am
Britain’s plan to leave the European Union has prompted thousands of Europeans to return to the Continent, forcing British employers to compete for a diminishing pool of workers.

In Italy, #MeToo Is More Like ‘Meh’

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 5:27am
Accusations of sexual harassment and assault have not been received with the same uproar and solidarity as in the United States and beyond.

Beyond Boko Haram’s Reach, Love and Feminism Flourish

Sat, 16 Dec 2017 - 2:59am
In a part of Nigeria where militants treat women like property, many are pushing back, partying all night and expecting husbands who do the dishes.

Peru’s President Faces Possible Ouster in Corruption Scandal

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 11:53pm
Lawmakers voted to begin proceedings that could remove President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski from office on the grounds that he is “morally handicapped.”

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Set a Date: May 19

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 11:23pm
The royal family filled in the details of a plan that has been known since the couple announced their engagement in late November.

U.N. Condemns Executions of 38 Prisoners in Iraq

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 11:23pm
The United Nations called for an immediate halt to executions in Iraq, citing flaws in the country’s criminal justice system.

Church of England Unfair to Dead Bishop, Abuse Inquiry Finds

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 11:23pm
A report said church investigators had “rushed to justice” in the case of Bishop George Bell, accused decades after his death of abusing a young girl.

Dutch Court Sentences Ethiopian to Life in Prison for War Crimes

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 9:36pm
The defendant, Eshetu Alemu, 63, was convicted of ordering the killing of 75 prisoners, including many children, in 1978 as a government official in a brutal military dictatorship in Ethiopia.

A Return to Haiti, and Broadway via Edmonton: The Canada Letter

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 9:26pm
Our Toronto bureau chief talks about her searing experiences in Haiti, and Broadway producers find a congenial tryout spot in Edmonton.