World News (NY Times)

Margaret Thatcher and Her Teddy Bears: Inside the Private Files

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 7:26am
Private documents, mostly from 1988, published online revealed some lesser-known aspects of the life and times of the British prime minister.

Eritrea Names First Ambassador to Ethiopia in Two Decades

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 6:21am
The appointment of Semere Russom, a former envoy to the U.S., to the post in Addis Ababa was another sign of the rapid rapprochement.

Ciudad Tecún Umán Dispatch: Rafting Across a Mexico River to Make a Living, and Remake a Life

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 4:00am
The porousness of the Guatemala-Mexico border is most evident at a river crossing, where smugglers, migrants and raftsmen shuttle back and forth all day long.

In Duterte’s Philippines, Having a Beer Can Now Land You in Jail

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 3:25am
More than 50,000 Filipinos have been locked up for offenses as trivial as drinking in public or being outdoors without a shirt.

With Brexit Deadlocked, Britain Stares Over a Cliff

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 2:00am
Another week of infighting has left Theresa May besieged, her E.U. withdrawal plan on life support. No one seems to know what happens next.