World News (NY Times)

Uber to Sell Its Southeast Asia Business to Grab, a Regional Rival

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 11:11pm
After ceding China and Russia in recent years, the ride-hailing giant is pulling out of another region where it faced tough — and costly — competition.

Carles Puigdemont Is Arrested in Germany, Drawing E.U. Giant Into Catalan Fight

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 7:24pm
With Spain renewing its efforts to arrest former Catalan officials, Europe may be about to become more embroiled in the conflict over independence.

Militants Linked to Al Qaeda Unleash Deadly Car Bombings in Somalia

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 6:51pm
The Shabab claimed responsibility for bombings over three days that killed nearly 20 people and injured many others.

U.S. Strikes Qaeda Target in Southern Libya, Expanding Shadow War There

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 5:18pm
The United States acknowledged its first ever drone strike in southern Libya, hitting a suspected Qaeda safe house and killing two militants.

A First in Flight: Australia to the U.K., in 17 Hours

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 4:35pm
Qantas calls its first direct, nonstop Dreamliner flight from Perth to London a “game changer.”

Where Fear and Hope Collide: Images From Mexican Border, and Beyond

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 11:51am
Traversing the border area, the photographer John Moore covered the story of immigration from all sides. Here are 17 striking photographs.

Toxic Gases Blamed for Iowa Family’s Death in Mexican Condo

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 11:40am
Officials ruled out violence or suicide in the deaths of Kevin and Amy Sharp and their two children, who were found in a condominium on the Yucatán Peninsula.

Young Migrants’ Return to Mexico Is More ‘Exile’ Than Homecoming

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 11:11am
Mexicans who spent much of their lives in the United States can feel lost and scared when they return, either voluntarily or by force. But a growing network of community groups eases the transition.

China Splits Top Jobs at Central Bank, Adding Another Reformer

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 9:21am
Guo Shuqing, the top banking and insurance regulator, was picked to be the central bank’s Communist Party secretary, overseeing the governor, Yi Gang.

Egypt’s Election Should Be a Lock. So Why Is President Sisi Worried?

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 6:32am
The campaign has exposed tensions in Egypt’s security establishment that appear to have rattled Mr. Sisi, who has ratcheted up repression.

‘We Are Ready to Die.’ Five North Korean Defectors Who Never Made It.

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 - 4:00am
Around 30,000 North Koreans have successfully defected to the South. But under the reign of the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, far fewer people are getting out.