World News (NY Times)

Where Tourism Thrives in Mexico, Bloodshed and Poverty Are Blocks Away

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 2:40pm
A surge of violence has shaken the once-peaceful tourist destination of Los Cabos, exposing stark inequality and longstanding government indifference.

He’s on Wanted Posters in U.S., and Campaign Posters in Pakistan

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 2:18pm
Hafiz Muhammad Saeed has a $10 million American bounty on his head but lives in the open in Pakistan. Now, he has become the face of a new political party.

Rare White Giraffes Cause a Stir in Kenya

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 2:02pm
A conservancy captured video footage of the mother and child after a villager tipped off rangers.

News Analysis: The Big Question as the U.N. Gathers: What to Make of Trump?

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 1:55pm
All eyes will be on the new American president at his first United Nations General Assembly as international leaders take his measure.

British Police Make ‘Significant Arrest’ in Subway Bombing

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 1:53pm
An 18-year-old man was detained in southeastern England, and the police searched at least one house about three miles from Heathrow Airport in London.

British Virgin Islands: ‘Knocked Down, but Not Knocked Out’ by Irma

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 11:44am
The Times visited tiny Jost Van Dyke, whose 298 residents set up a de facto command center at a bar that has some of the ravaged island’s only working generators.

Kim Jong-un of North Korea Vows ‘Equilibrium’ With U.S. Military

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 11:17am
The leader of North Korea said he was nearing his goal of military “equilibrium” with the United States and predicted that Washington would soon “dare not talk about a military option.”

Rape Accusations Against Italian Police Dismay Florence

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 10:12am
Two Americans have accused officers of raping them, an unsettling allegation for a city that relies on money spent by foreign students and reveres its Carabinieri police force.

U.S. Expands Kabul Security Zone, Digging In for Next Decade

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 10:01am
The remaking of the Afghan capital almost triples the footprint of a fortresslike Green Zone to take in nearly all ministries and Western compounds.

Bangladesh Plans to Build Huge Refugee Camp for Rohingya

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 9:47am
The new settlements will be built in the next 10 days on 2,000 acres near the border to house the thousands who have fled from Myanmar, officials said.

Canada Letter: The Avro Arrow and an Amazon HQ

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 8:57am
This week’s Canada Letter, which is for and about Canada and Canadians, looks at the underwater hunt for traces of a Cold War fighter.

In Irma’s Wake, Surveying the Damage Along the Coast

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 4:00am
A photo essay of the Southeast, where residents emerged to find debris, eroded beaches and a reason to feel lucky.

Tiger Species Thought Extinct Is Possibly Spotted in Indonesia

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 2:18am
Rangers at a national park in West Java photographed a rare big cat, leading to speculation that it was a Javan tiger, a species declared extinct 40 years ago.

North Korea’s Threat Pushes Japan to Reassess Its Might and Rights

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 7:32pm
The limits of missile defense and a pacifist Constitution are weighing on the debate over how Japan should respond to the North’s nuclear program.

‘Bucket Bomb’ Strikes London’s Vulnerable Underground

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 7:20pm
The blast on a subway train caused panic and disrupted services; 29 people were injured. The city has suffered multiple terrorist attacks this year.

Why the U.S. Allowed a Convoy of ISIS Fighters to Go Free

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 7:03pm
American officials say the decision to end a two-week standoff involved a trade-off of competing priorities, and speaks to the complexity of the Syrian war.

$8 Million to Aid Poor North Koreans? South Korea and Japan Disagree

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 6:18pm
Illustrating a split in their approach to the North, the two American allies differ on Seoul’s plan to provide humanitarian help through United Nations agencies.

Amid Pornography Case, Vatican Recalls Priest From Washington Embassy

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 6:03pm
A priest working as a diplomat in Washington has returned to the Vatican amid suspicions by American officials that he possessed child pornography.

G.M. Chief, in China, Challenges Planned Bans of Gasoline Cars

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 5:18pm
As the country joins others taking aim at combustion engines, Mary Barra of G.M. said customers, not government rules, should choose car technologies.

London, Japan, Cassini: Your Friday Evening Briefing

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 4:59pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.