World News (NY Times)

Iran Takes U.S. to Court Over Nuclear Deal and Reimposed Sanctions

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 6:49pm
The action asked the International Court of Justice to declare that the sanctions reimposed on May 8 should be terminated “without delay.”

In Russia, Summit Is Seen as a Triumph for Putin

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 6:22pm
Mr. Putin was seen as guiding the country out of isolation. In Russian news coverage, which is dominated by state media. Mr. Trump was an afterthought.

Trump, Obama, ICE: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 5:57pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Another ‘Brexit’ Bullet Dodged: Theresa May Survives Parliamentary Test

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 4:31pm
Mrs. May won in Parliament by just six votes, relieving some of the pressure on her. But the path ahead remains perilous, with signs of gridlock mounting.

Obama Warns of ‘Strongman Politics’ After Trump’s Meeting With Putin

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 4:01pm
In his highest-profile speech since leaving office, the former president, speaking in South Africa, warned of leaders embracing the “politics of fear, resentment and retrenchment.”

Transcript: Obama’s Speech Defending Democracy

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 4:01pm
The former president offered an impassioned defense of international institutions, seeming to take aim at President Trump.

Cambridge Dispatch: Parks Give Cambridge a Rural Vibe. ‘But Cows Do It Better.’

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 3:54pm
The English university town, population 130,000, is also home to about 120 cattle. The urban herds have become another emblem of the city’s distinction.

Pussy Riot Members Detained After Running Onto Field at World Cup Final, Police Say

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 1:02pm
Four people ran onto the field dressed in police uniforms during the second half of the game, and the activist group claimed responsibility and made a list of demands.

Trump, at Putin’s Side, Questions U.S. Intelligence on 2016 Election

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 11:00am
At the end of their first summit meeting, Mr. Trump would not say whether he believes American intelligence agencies or Mr. Putin about Russian electoral interference.

Unbuttoned: Melania Trump’s Wardrobe Goes Mute

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 10:46am
After the jacket controversy, the first lady dressed for discretion as she accompanied her husband on his European trip.

The Neutrino Trappers

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 8:55am
Deep in a mountain in southern Russia, scientists are tracking one of the universe’s most elusive particles.

American-Russian Relations in Syria? Less Rosy Than Trump and Putin Claim

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 7:17am
After their meeting in Finland, the two presidents lauded the close cooperation between their two militaries in Syria, but the record is actually more mixed.

Australian Housing Costs Rival New York’s, but Boom May Be Ending

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 5:21am
Home prices in Sydney and Melbourne are dropping after an astonishing run-up, as the government moves to cool the market and households borrow too much.

Live From Beijing: A Disappearing ‘Saturday Night Live’

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 5:02am
Less than a month after “Saturday Night Live China” debuted, episodes can no longer be seen on the video-streaming platform that was hosting it.

Usain Bolt, World’s Fastest Man, to Try Out for Australian Soccer Club

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 3:04am
The sprinter, an eight-time Olympic champion, will try out with the Central Coast Mariners, the smallest club in Australia’s A-League.

Violent Extremist or Political Candidate? In Pakistan Election, You Can Be Both

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 2:00am
Pakistani courts have cleared a number of candidates to run in national elections this month, despite their ties to extremism and their inclusion on terrorism watch lists.

Dozens Swept Away in Myanmar Landslide While Hunting for Jade

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 1:56am
At least 100 unregistered workers are feared killed in one of the deadliest places on Earth: the muddy jade mines that enrich Myanmar’s military.

The New New World: Latest Sign of China’s Slowdown: A Technology Cash Crunch

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 - 10:32pm
Long awash in money, the country’s start-up scene has seen an unprecedented downturn. That could be a bad sign for the rest of the Chinese economy.

Trump-Putin Summit Is Over. The Head-Scratching? Not So Much

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 - 9:33pm
President Trump has ended his weeklong trip to Europe.

What a Soccer Ball Said About Putin’s Meeting With Trump in Helsinki

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 - 9:07pm
A gift of a soccer ball was a metaphor for the gamesmanship that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia has been playing with President Trump, and, analysts said, the points he has been scoring.