World News (NY Times)

Witnesses Describe Manchester Attack

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 8:55am
Children, teenagers and adults tell of seeing bodies on the ground and of scrambling to escape the Manchester Arena when a bomb exploded after an Ariana Grande performance.

IHT Retrospective Blog: 1917: Mexico Faces Ruin as Strikes Spread

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 8:49am
A wave of civil unrest in Mexico was reported to be instigated by German agents. The United States feared the unrest might spread, and sent gunboats to persuade the Mexican authorities to keep order.

Chinese Student in Maryland Is Criticized at Home for Praising U.S.

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 8:33am
The commencement speaker Yang Shuping, a senior at the University of Maryland, was accused on social media of selling out her homeland.

Governor of Jakarta Withdraws Appeal of Blasphemy Sentence

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:58am
The case highlights rising religious and ethnic tensions in Indonesia, the world’s most populous Muslim-majority nation.

Conspiracy Bill Advances in Japan Despite Surveillance Fears

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:44am
The government said the legislation that passed the House was needed to protect Japan before the 2020 Olympics, but critics feared its effect on privacy and free speech.

Theresa May on ‘The Spirit of Manchester and the Spirit of Britain’

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:38am
The British prime minister’s remarks on the deadly bombing at Manchester Arena.

In Manchester, a Loud Bang, Silence, Then Screaming and Blood

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 6:38am
The explosion at a concert hall in northwestern England came as a joyful crowd full of parents and children streamed toward the exit.

The Car Spins. Tires Squeal. She Relaxes.

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 3:50am
Stacey Lee May is one of South Africa’s first female professional car spinners. Get behind the wheel with her in this 360 video.

Park Geun-hye, Ousted Leader of South Korea, Denies All Charges in Court

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 1:18am
Ms. Park is the first former president to face trial in two decades. She faces 18 charges that include collecting or demanding bribes worth $52 million from big businesses.

Asia and Australia Edition: Manchester, Israel, North Korea: Your Morning Briefing

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 11:42pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Live Briefing: The Latest on the Ariana Grande Concert Bombing in Manchester

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 11:38pm
At least 19 people were killed and dozens others have been injured in an attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.

Europe Edition: Manchester, Donald Trump, Uber: Your Tuesday Briefing

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 11:27pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

The Manchester Bombing in Pictures

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 11:26pm
The deadly blast at an arena in Manchester, England, happened just as an Ariana Grande concert was ending.

Smugglers Offer Luxury Passage for Migrants, if They Can Pay

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 11:01pm
While thousands risk their lives on the Mediterranean, the authorities in Sicily have tallied 125 migrants arriving on yachts and sailboats this year.

Ariana Grande Manchester Concert Ends in Explosion, Panic and Death

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 8:42pm
Videos posted on social media showed concertgoers running and screaming. The police said they were treating it as terrorism.

Manchester Arena Explosion: What We Know and Don’t Know

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 8:37pm
Nineteen people were killed and around 50 people were injured in an explosion around 10:35 p.m. on Monday in Manchester Arena in England.

Trump, Flynn, Twin Peaks: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 8:29pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Panic Grips Manchester Arena After Explosion

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 8:22pm
The police suspect terrorism after a deadly explosion at an arena in Manchester, England, where the American pop singer Ariana Grande had been performing.

Sessions Narrows Trump’s Order Against Sanctuary Cities

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 8:10pm
A memorandum released by the Justice Department appeared to undercut President Trump’s threats to starve uncooperative localities of all federal funding.

U.N. Panel Releases Draft of Treaty to Ban Nuclear Arms

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 7:36pm
Treaty advocates said the draft increased prospects that a final text could be ready by early July.