World News (NY Times)

Flattery of President Trump Turns Fatal in Afghanistan

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 5:14am
An Afghan who made a gold medal to thank Mr. Trump was killed by the Taliban; another fled abroad. One who named his son Donald Trump has gone into hiding.

After an Indonesian Family’s Suicide Attack, a Quest for Answers

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 4:00am
We had come to Surabaya largely on the basis of a single photo.

A World War II Mystery Is Solved, and Emotions Flood In

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 4:00am
The discovery of a bomber shot down 74 years ago has helped a California family find closure, and shows how new technologies are locating those who were long lost.

Kaliningrad Journal: Russian City’s Dazzling New Soccer Stadium Outshines Its Team

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 2:54am
An anticorruption group says World Cup stadium construction became another means for the Kremlin to reward favored oligarchs.

Europeans in Iran Bitterly Denounce the U.S. as ‘Caesar’ Amid New Sanctions

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 2:35am
Big European companies are weighing whether to rapidly end operations there, leaving many executives angry and some Iranians unemployed.

She Married 3 Brothers in Family Torn by War

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 1:56am
Khadija’s fate, at 18, has been to be widowed twice and passed down through a family deep in Taliban territory. “I cannot talk about my dreams,” she says.

Where Did Ireland Go? Abortion Vote Stuns Those on Both Sides

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 1:38am
Divorce is legal. So is same-sex marriage. And now abortion will be, too. Ireland has redefined itself in a remarkably short span of time.

ScienceTake: Breathe Deep: How the Antarctic Sea Spider Gets Oxygen

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 1:30am
They don’t have lungs or gills, and they are encased in hard exoskeletons. But somehow these marine creepers are getting oxygen from the water.

Britain’s Big Squeeze: In Britain, Austerity Is Changing Everything

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 12:00am
After eight years of budget cutting, Britain is looking less like the rest of Europe and more like the United States, with a shrinking welfare state and spreading poverty.