World News (NY Times)

Men on Scooter in London Throw Acid in Faces of 5 People

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 10:39am
Two assailants went on a violent 72-minute spree in the northeast of the capital, choosing their victims apparently at random, the police said.

Trump and Macron Cement Unlikely Friendship in Bastille Day Visit

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 10:30am
President Trump’s two-day visit to France at the invitation of President Emmanuel Macron for Bastille Day festivities ended with warm handshakes all around.

Indonesian Province May Move Canings Away From Public Eye

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 8:44am
The governor of Aceh Province is considering making whippings private to avoid negative attention. A state in neighboring Malaysia, meanwhile, has voted to allow public punishment.

TPP, the Trade Deal Trump Killed, Is Back in Talks Without U.S.

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 8:30am
Japan and the 10 other remaining countries in the Trans-Pacific Partnership are trying to press ahead without the United States.

Liu Xiaobo’s Dying Words for His Wife

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 8:19am
The notes by the Nobel Peace Prize recipient, written before he died under police guard in China, are to accompany photographs by his wife, Liu Xia, who has been under house arrest.

Former Philippine President Faces Criminal Charges Over Botched Raid

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 6:05am
Former President Benigno S. Aquino III has been accused of “criminal negligence” after a botched raid in 2015 left 44 police commandos dead.

Chinese Citizens Evade Internet Censors to Remember Liu Xiaobo

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 5:11am
Through creative means, Chinese internet users showed support for a prominent political prisoner.

2 Israeli Police Officers Killed in Attack in Old City of Jerusalem

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 4:57am
Three Arab citizens of Israel armed with guns and knives staged an extraordinarily brazen assault at an entrance to the city’s holiest site for Jews and Muslims.

Reverence for Putin on the Right Buys Trump Cover

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 - 4:00am
Conservatives spent years venerating President Putin. Now they seem willing to look the other way regarding evidence of Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

Asia and Australia Edition: Liu Xiaobo, Donald Trump Jr., Emmanuel Macron: Your Friday Briefing

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 9:53pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

The Breakdown: John Howard Defends Trump. Also: Why Do Cyclists Inspire Such Fury?

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 9:36pm
The Breakdown: conversation starters and context, drawn from the day’s news in Australia.

Asia Society and One of Its Leaders Are at Odds Over Hong Kong

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 9:32pm
Ronnie Chan, the co-chairman of the New York-based group, contradicted his own group by saying it should stay out of territory’s political disputes with China.

In Brazil, Political Rivals Face a Common Threat: A Rising Judiciary

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 8:21pm
Amid the conviction of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, political adversaries across the ideological spectrum are attacking the legitimacy of prosecutors and judges.

Republican Party, Liu Xiaobo, Donald Trump: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 8:15pm
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

In Lula’s Shadow, Brazil’s Shipbuilders Struggle to Right Themselves

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 8:04pm
The country’s plans were undone by widespread graft, weak commodity prices and a naïveté over how to succeed in a competitive industry.

Tillerson Comes Up Short in Effort to Resolve Qatar Dispute

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 8:00pm
The secretary of state tried to resolve a dispute that has led to an embargo of Qatar by other United States allies in the Persian Gulf led by Saudi Arabia.

Trump Backed Off Putin Because ‘What Do You Do? End Up in a Fistfight?’

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 7:39pm
Speaking to reporters on Air Force One, the president offered his first extended account of the meeting he held with the Russian leader last week.

Letter 18: Myth and Reality in the Outback

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 7:21pm
This week’s Australia Letter brings you on a visual journey through Australia’s interior, and more must-see visual projects from The New York Times. Plus: Noosa.

Five Men Who Killed Putin Foe Boris Nemtsov Are Sentenced in Russia

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 6:30pm
The suspected organizers of the assassination of Mr. Nemtsov, a charismatic opposition leader and critic of President Vladimir V. Putin, may still be at large.

Mysteries, and a Crackdown, Persist a Year After a Failed Coup in Turkey

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 6:03pm
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has used the events of July 15, 2016, to justify a crackdown on opponents, but the extent of coup plot remains unclear.