World News (NY Times)

As ISIS Fighters Fill Prisons in Syria, Their Home Nations Look Away

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 2:17pm
On a rare tour of prisons for Islamic State suspects from nearly 50 countries, a Times reporter watched their jailers try to secure them humanely — but for how long?

Iran Calls Israel’s Reported Theft of Nuclear Trove ‘Laughably Absurd’

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 2:17pm
The Iranians were responding to what Israel has described as documents it said Mossad agents stole from a Tehran warehouse that showed work on bombs.

Behind the Barricades: Inside Nicaragua’s Protest Movement

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 1:59pm
Around 300 people have been killed in Nicaragua since nationwide protests began in April. Our reporters traveled to the front lines of the anti-government movement.

Overlooked No More: Beatrice Tinsley, Astronomer Who Saw the Course of the Universe

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 1:12pm
An insurgent who challenged the academic establishment and became a foremost expert on the aging of galaxies, she was eventually forced to choose between family and career.

Spanish Sub’s New Problem: Once Too Heavy, Now It Can’t Fit in Dock

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 1:08pm
The redesigned submarine is too long for the port where it will be based, the latest problem in a project that will cost the government millions more than planned.

‘An Entire Community Got Together to Rape a Child.’ India Recoils at Girl’s Assault.

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 10:56am
The repeated attacks on the child at her apartment complex has revived debate about rape in India.

Thai Soccer Team on Cave Ordeal: ‘I Tried Not to Think About Food’

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 10:14am
The 12 boys and their soccer coach were released from the hospital and made their first public appearance since they were rescued from a cave in Thailand.

Cliff Richard, British Pop Star, Wins Privacy Suit Against BBC

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 9:57am
After a High Court hearing, a judge ordered damages of about $280,000. The case has potential repercussions for the reporting of criminal cases.

North Korea Will Transfer American Remains in Coming Weeks, Official Says

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 9:08am
After border talks with North Korea, American officials expect the transfer of the soldiers’ remains to take place by the end of the month or the beginning of next month.

After 20-Year ‘State of War,’ a Flight With Champagne and Roses

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 8:46am
Affirming a breakthrough peace deal, a plane flew from Ethiopia to Eritrea, carrying politicians, artists, journalists and potential investors.

At War: The History Behind the Graffiti of War

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 5:17am
The drawings, scratchings and markings left by American soldiers are small acts of rebellion on the battlefield, where there is little room for dissent.

Larnaka Dispatch: With Weddings in Cyprus, Israelis and Lebanese Bridge a Divide

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 4:00am
Cyprus has developed a cottage industry in weddings for couples from Israel and Lebanon, where only religious leaders are authorized to perform marriages.

In India, Summer Heat May Soon Be Literally Unbearable

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 2:38am
In cities that are already scorching hot, temperatures and humidity levels are rising to levels that the human body simply can’t tolerate, researchers warn.

Rio de Janeiro Dispatch: In Rough Rio de Janeiro Neighborhood, Ballet as ‘Anesthetic’ and Escape

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 10:46pm
Led by an indomitable teacher, ballet students in a poor district didn’t let the closure of their school stop them from dancing — or from delivering a pointed message to government officials.

Hong Kong May Ban Political Party That Seeks Independence From China

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 10:25pm
The ban, which would be the first of a political party since the territory returned to Chinese control in 1997, has raised fears of eroding rights.

A Besieged Trump Says He Misspoke on Russian Election Meddling

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 10:06pm
President Trump was widely criticized, including by many in his own party, for what was viewed as unprecedented deference to President Vladimir V. Putin on Monday.

Putin Jet Trespassed in NATO Airspace on Way to Summit, Estonia Says

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 9:11pm
Vladimir V. Putin’s plane crossed NATO airspace without clearance for about 50 seconds while flying from Russia to the meeting with President Trump, the Estonian military says.

In West Bank, 99.7% of Public Land Grants by Israel Go to Settlers

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 8:00pm
Official data from a freedom of information request shows under 1 percent of Israel’s allocations of state land in the territory are for Palestinian use.

‘I Can’t Breathe’: Video of Indigenous Australian’s Prison Death Stirs Outrage

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 7:20pm
The video was shown at the first day of an inquest into the death of a 26-year-old prisoner with schizophrenia and asthma.

E.U. Courts New Partners With Japan Trade Deal

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 6:59pm
Hunting for free-trade deals in Asia and Latin America, the bloc is trying to compensate for lost business with the United States.