World News (NY Times)

Drug to Treat Smallpox Approved by F.D.A., a Move Against Bioterrorism

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 6:50pm
Though the disease was eradicated decades ago, national security experts fear that stocks of the virus in labs could be released as a bioweapon.

From Mind Games to Election Hacking: Russia’s Trolling Tactics Explained

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 6:50pm
Cyberattacks. “Little green men.” Frozen conflicts. These are just a few of the tactics Russia and its leader, Vladimir V. Putin, have used to try to disrupt the world order.

Man Arrested in Scotland After Paraglider Unfurls Anti-Trump Banner

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 5:03pm
Footage on the website of Greenpeace U.K. showed a paraglider with a banner that read “Trump Well Below Par” as President Trump arrived at his Turnberry golf resort.

Theresa May Says Trump Told Her to ‘Sue the E.U.’ in Brexit Talks

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 5:01pm
In her comments to the BBC, the British prime minister appeared to be pushing back against President Trump, who had criticized her for ignoring his suggestion.

Photographs From Trump’s Trip to Europe

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 - 11:21am
President Trump is in Scotland, part of a weeklong trip to Europe that will end with talks in Finland on Monday with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia.

Major Chain in Canada Pulls Ivanka Trump’s Clothing

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 11:50pm
The Hudson’s Bay Company, Canada’s largest non-discount department store, ended online sales of the brand and will not order more for stores.

Video of Afghan Forces Abusing Detainees Emerges as Protests Simmer

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 11:15pm
Soldiers kicked and abused bloodied bodyguards of a northern militia commander, whose arrest has set off widespread protests across several provinces.

Haiti’s Prime Minister Quits Amid Protests Over Fuel Plan

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 6:46pm
Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigned over his handling of a failed plan to raise fuel prices by up to 51 percent that set off a wave of deadly protests.

French President to Meet Russian Leader a Day Ahead of Trump

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 6:30pm
France’s appearance in soccer’s World Cup final is giving its leader, Emmanuel Macron, an unexpected chance to talk to Vladimir Putin about major issues for Europe.

Two Student Protesters Killed in Nicaragua Church Siege

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 6:26pm
Paramilitary forces backed by Nicaragua’s government fired on a Managua church where student protesters had sought refuge.

2 Killed in Gaza, 4 Wounded in Israel, in Most Intense Fighting Since 2014 War

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 4:06pm
Two Palestinian teenagers were killed and four members of an Israeli family were wounded in a daylong exchange of rockets and airstrikes in and around the Gaza Strip.

At Summit Meetings, Kremlin Often Tried to Steamroller U.S. Presidents

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 2:47pm
Historical pictures underscore how summit meetings like the one between Mr. Trump and Mr. Putin in Helsinki have proved to be momentous occasions.

Embattled Russia Finds Unlikely Ally: English Soccer Fans

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 11:29am
Russian state television has been broadcasting interviews of English fans raving about experiences at the World Cup. Filming is often done at bars during matches.

U.N. Agrees on Migration Pact, but U.S. Is Conspicuously Absent

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 10:33am
The United Nations on Friday completed an agreement on a framework to guide countries in dealing with the global flow of migrants.

‘Small Bottle’ of Novichok Found by Police in U.K. Victim’s Home

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 10:32am
The bottle found on Friday in Amesbury, England, may give investigators new insight into the poisoning that killed one woman and sickened others, including a former Russian spy.

Home of Gerry Adams, Ex-Sinn Fein Leader, Is Hit With Explosives

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 10:04am
The home of Bobby Storey, another party activist, was also targeted by what are thought to be dissident republican groups opposed to the peace process.

For a Moment, Underdog Croatia Basks in World Cup Joy

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 9:35am
In its stunning run to the soccer tournament final, the Croatian team has lifted a nation long troubled by economic stagnation and political deadlock.

In India, a Missing Key to a Temple’s Treasure Vault Ignites a Furor

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 9:17am
Millions of dollars’ worth of gold is locked in Jagannath Temple. When the key to the treasure went missing, it set off a scandal that has shaken Hindus’ trust.

8 Critically Endangered Black Rhinos Die in Kenya

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 8:34am
The Kenyan government said the rhinos, which were transported to a sanctuary southeast of Nairobi, most likely died from drinking water with a high saline level.

Drought and Drone Reveal ‘Once-in-a-Lifetime’ Signs of Ancient Henge in Ireland

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 - 8:04am
A local photographer’s drone captured signs, exposed by drought conditions in the soil, of a 5,000-year-old monument in a field north of Dublin.