World News (NY Times)

Excerpts From Trump’s Conversation With Journalists on Air Force One

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 4:44pm
The White House released excerpts from a conversation aboard a flight to Paris that journalists initially thought was off the record.

Trump Tells First Lady of France: ‘You’re in Such Good Shape’

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 4:41pm
President Trump told Brigitte Macron, the first lady of France, that she was “beautiful” and in “good shape” shortly after arriving for an official visit.

After Visa Denials, Afghan Girls Can Attend Robotics Contest in U.S.

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 2:42pm
President Trump reportedly intervened so that the students could attend an international robotics competition in Washington.

U.K. Court Weighs Last-Ditch Plea by Parents of Terminally Ill Baby

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 2:05pm
The parents of Charlie Gard want him to be treated with an untested, experimental therapy. His doctors say he is in pain and should be allowed to die.

Trump Defends His Son and Plays Down Differences With French Leader

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 1:25pm
President Trump said at a news conference with President Emmanuel Macron of France that his eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., was a “wonderful young man.”

News Analysis: Liu Xiaobo’s Fate Reflects Fading Pressure on China Over Human Rights

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 12:29pm
The case of Mr. Liu, a political prisoner and Nobel laureate who died on Thursday, illustrates how human rights issues have receded in diplomacy with China.

Theresa May Offers ‘Great Repeal Bill,’ and Opponents Promise ‘Hell’

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 12:12pm
The law seeks simply to transfer E.U. law to the British statute book. But the process is anything but simple, and fraught with political perils.

Britain Aggressively Courts $2 Trillion Saudi Aramco Listing

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 11:37am
Stock exchanges are competing for the energy company’s blockbuster public offering. Analysts say the final decision is likely to come down to London and New York.

Two Ex-Officials of Vatican-Run Hospital Charged With Misusing Money

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 10:56am
The men are accused of diverting funds for the renovation of the luxurious apartment of Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone.

Godolphin Cross journal: In Cornwall, a Famed Horse, a Church and a Sheikh

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 10:28am
The pub was gone, and now the last local meeting place, a former Methodist church, was going to be sold, until one of the world’s richest men wrote a check.

Liu Xiaobo, Chinese Dissident Who Won Nobel While Jailed, Dies at 61

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 9:41am
Mr. Liu, who was convicted in 2009 of inciting subversion and sentenced to prison, was given medical parole recently to be treated for late-stage cancer.

Green Cross Volunteer Medics, on the Frontline of Venezuela’s Protests

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 9:33am
A group of young volunteers have become a fixture at increasingly violent opposition protests in Caracas, treating dozens of injured protesters daily.

The Nobel Peace Laureate Liu Xiaobo, in His Own Words

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 8:37am
His essays, many of which were banned in China, reveal a man who could be harshly critical of the Chinese authorities and institutions, but also, at times, of himself.

Toshiba Resumes Talks Over Contentious Sale of Microchip Unit

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 7:08am
The troubled Japanese tech company had announced plans to sell the unit to a group of investors, setting off a public battle with Western Digital.

A Refugee Family Arrives in Arkansas, Before the Door Shuts

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 4:00am
The Mwenda family fled Congo in 2009 after a militia attack and lived for years in Malawi. Their arrival last week just beat a moratorium on refugees.

Europe Edition: Antarctica, Donald Trump, Wimbledon: Your Thursday Briefing

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 - 2:00am
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Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva: The Rise and Fall of a Brazilian Leader

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 8:26pm
A brief look at the career of the former Brazilian president who was convicted of corruption and sentenced to prison.

9 Charged in Fatal Beating of American in Greece

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 6:49pm
Bakari Henderson, 22, was attacked Friday on the Greek island of Zakynthos in an area renowned for rowdy, alcohol-fueled antics of young tourists.

Asia and Australia Edition: Donald Trump Jr., Janet Yellen, Antarctica: Your Thursday Briefing

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 6:34pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Ex-President of Brazil Sentenced to Nearly 10 Years in Prison for Corruption

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 5:20pm
The conviction of Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva was a stunning setback for a politician who has wielded enormous influence across Latin America.