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Why These Australia Fires Are Like Nothing We’ve Seen Before

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More than 16 million acres have gone up in flames. And it has happened in populated areas, unlike most of the world’s other blazes of this scale.

January 21st 2020, 7:40 am

Impeachment Trial, Davos, Coronavirus: Your Tuesday Briefing

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January 21st 2020, 6:57 am

Ex-President of Interpol Is Sent to Prison for Bribery in China

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Meng Hongwei, once a high-ranking Chinese police official, was sentenced to 13 ½ years. His wife has said he is the victim of a political vendetta.

January 21st 2020, 6:26 am

Iran Acknowledges It Fired 2 Missiles at Ukrainian Jet

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It also appeared to walk back a promise to sent the jet’s data recorders abroad for analysis, asking the United States and France to send the necessary equipment to Iran, instead.

January 21st 2020, 6:07 am

Trump to Focus on Economy at Davos, Seeking a Counter to Impeachment

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President Trump was scheduled to make his first appearance on the international stage since the House sent impeachment articles to the Senate, on the day his trial is set to begin in earnest.

January 21st 2020, 5:08 am

The Freshwater Giants Are Dying

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Overharvesting and habitat loss endanger most of the world’s freshwater “megafauna.” But many species may yet be saved.

January 21st 2020, 3:55 am

Fears of China’s Coronavirus Prompt Australia to Screen Flights

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A new coronavirus has killed four and infected around 220 people in China, with confirmed cases in Thailand, Japan and South Korea. A top Chinese expert says it can be transmitted by humans.

January 21st 2020, 3:55 am

Australian Coal Company Says Bush-Fire Smoke Is Slowing Production

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The poor air quality is making equipment harder to operate, and some workers have had to take leave to fight fires. The irony was not lost on many in Australia.

January 21st 2020, 3:55 am

Impeachment, China Virus, France: Your Tuesday Briefing

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Here’s what you need to know.

January 21st 2020, 1:36 am

China Says It Will Ban Plastics That Pollute Its Land and Water

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Though likely to be welcomed by many Chinese who worry about pollution, the measures could be a hard sell for a society used to convenience.

January 20th 2020, 9:45 pm

Australia’s Wild Weather: First Fires, Now Baseball-Size Hail

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Severe heat and dry skies have given way to strong thunderstorms in the country’s southeast, where giant hailstones destroyed cars.

January 20th 2020, 9:45 pm

Africa’s Richest Woman Is Barred From Her Bank and Under Investigation

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A trove of leaked documents showed how Isabel dos Santos, the daughter of Angola’s ex-president, exploited the country’s wealth to enrich herself.

January 20th 2020, 9:15 pm

Uber Sells Food Delivery Business in India

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The ride-hailing giant agreed to sell Uber Eats in India to rival Zomato, continuing its recent efforts to exit money-losing businesses.

January 20th 2020, 8:01 pm

The Royals Are Coming to Canada, but Where Will They Live?

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As speculation grows over where Prince Harry and Meghan will make their home in Canada, so does concern over who will pay their costs.

January 20th 2020, 7:15 pm

Union Leader Emerges as the Public Face of French Strike

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Philippe Martinez has used the strike to revive his moribund movement and rise as a visible counterpoint to President Emmanuel Macron.

January 20th 2020, 3:27 pm

Serbia-Kosovo Flights to Resume Under U.S.-Brokered Deal

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It takes more than five hours to drive between the capitals of the two countries, but only 25 minutes to fly. A deal on flights is seen as a step toward détente between the neighbors.

January 20th 2020, 2:44 pm

Pig Pushed Off a Bungee Jump Tower Causes Outrage in China

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The incensed public response reflected an increasing activism around animal rights, a relatively new movement in China.

January 20th 2020, 11:52 am

Meng Wanzhou, Canada’s Most Famous Detainee, ‘Trapped’ in a Gilded Cage

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An extradition hearing for Huawei’s chief financial officer begins on Monday.

January 20th 2020, 9:54 am

Longtime Putin Ally Removed as Prosecutor General in Russia

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The change, amid a government overhaul by President Vladimir V. Putin, set off a new round of guessing about the shape of the new political system Mr. Putin plans to create.

January 20th 2020, 8:54 am

How Boeing’s Responsibility in a Deadly Crash ‘Got Buried’

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A study that blasted Boeing after a 2009 accident was never made public. Other criticisms were tempered by investigators after the company and U.S. safety officials objected.

January 20th 2020, 7:39 am

Climate Change Takes Center Stage in Davos

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With businesses under pressure to act, solutions are emerging, but not fast enough, some participants fear.

January 20th 2020, 6:23 am

What We Know About China’s New Coronavirus

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A respiratory illness has killed at least three people in China and sickened more than 200. Cases have also been reported in Japan, South Korea and Thailand.

January 20th 2020, 6:23 am

ISIS Wife’s Return to Norway Threatens to Bring Down Government

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A woman and her children were retrieved from a detention camp in Syria, spurring debate at home after she was charged with being part of a terrorist organization.

January 20th 2020, 5:08 am

His Mother Worked to Find Him Love Despite War, Blindness and Loss

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The war in Afghanistan has taken so much from the poet Zaheer Ahmad Zindani. His mother was determined to ensure it wouldn’t take his chance to marry.

January 20th 2020, 3:51 am

Battered but Resilient After China’s Crackdown

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An ancient Muslim town, Yarkand is a cultural cradle for the Uighurs, who have experienced mass detentions. A rare visit revealed how people there have endured the upheavals.

January 20th 2020, 2:06 am

Yellow or Blue? In Hong Kong, Businesses Choose Political Sides

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Shops and restaurants are now being labeled either yellow, to note support for the city’s protest movement, or blue, in support of the police. The move is having a big economic impact.

January 19th 2020, 10:00 pm

Toll in Attack on Yemen Military Base Rises to at Least 76

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A top U.N. official warned that the rebel assault on government forces could set back peace efforts.

January 19th 2020, 3:40 pm

How U.S. Firms Helped Africa’s Richest Woman Exploit Her Country’s Wealth

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Isabel dos Santos, the daughter of Angola’s former president, built an empire in a country mired in corruption. Western consultants were her advisers.

January 19th 2020, 3:40 pm

International Powers Call for Cease-Fire in Libya’s Long Civil War

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After a meeting in Berlin, Russia, Turkey and other countries pledged to end their interference in the North African nation to make way for peace efforts.

January 19th 2020, 3:40 pm

As Protests in South America Surged, So Did Russian Trolls on Twitter, U.S. Finds

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State Department analysts found that Russian-linked Twitter accounts sought to sow confusion in South American nations that oppose the Moscow-backed government in Venezuela.

January 19th 2020, 3:40 pm

Harry and Meghan’s Hard Exit

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The couple’s wish to carve out more “progressive” roles led to the loss of perks, privileges and titles.

January 19th 2020, 12:18 pm

75 Drug Cartel Members Tunnel Out of Paraguay Prison

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The government knew for weeks that a Brazilian drug cartel was plotting a prison break. It was unable to stop it.

January 19th 2020, 12:06 pm

Fighting Extradition to U.S., a Chinese Executive Goes to Court

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A Canadian judge will hear evidence on whether to extradite Meng Wanzhou, Huawei’s chief financial officer, to the United States to face fraud charges. Here’s what you need to know.

January 19th 2020, 12:06 pm

Bodies of Ukrainians Killed in Iran Plane Crash Are Returned Home

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President Volodymyr Zelensky attended a ceremony for the 11 Ukrainians killed on the airliner shot down by Iran.

January 19th 2020, 11:21 am

A Surge of Migrants Rushes a Mexican Border Crossing

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The latest influx from Guatemala is testing Mexico’s resolve to restrict the movement of undocumented migrants under pressure from the United States.

January 19th 2020, 4:45 am

Facebook Apologizes for Vulgar Translation of Chinese Leader’s Name

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“This should not have happened and we are taking steps to ensure it doesn’t happen again,” the company said.

January 19th 2020, 4:29 am

China Reports New Cases of Deadly Virus, Adding to Outbreak Concerns

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The spread of the pneumonialike illness comes ahead of Lunar New Year, when hundreds of millions of people in China will travel.

January 19th 2020, 4:29 am

These Syrian Women Rarely Left the House. Then the Men Disappeared.

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In parts of Syria, women once stepped out of their homes only rarely — at least until war came. Now some are relishing a newfound independence.

January 19th 2020, 4:29 am

Clashes Shake Beirut as Anti-Government Protests Explode in Violence

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Demonstrators and security forces battled in the worst violence yet after three months of protests against Lebanon’s political elite.

January 18th 2020, 5:51 pm

Avalanche in Nepal Leaves at Least 7 Missing

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Four South Koreans and three Nepali guides were swept away, and 30 other people were rescued, officials said.

January 18th 2020, 5:01 pm

Harry and Meghan Give Up Royal Titles, Forgo State Funding

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The agreement represents one of the most dramatic ruptures within the British royal family since King Edward VIII abdicated the throne in 1936 to marry an American woman, Wallis Simpson.

January 18th 2020, 5:01 pm

Downed Plane’s Black Boxes Will Go to Ukraine, Iranian Media Says

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A spokeswoman for Ukraine’s president said she could not confirm that its authorities were receiving the data recorders from the jet Iran mistakenly shot down, killing 176.

January 18th 2020, 11:18 am

S.U.V. in Forbidden City Prompts Rage at China’s Rich

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Two women posed with a Mercedes in a revered site usually barred to vehicles, and became unwilling symbols of the wealth and privilege President Xi Jinping has promised to rein in.

January 18th 2020, 10:43 am

As Five Star Party Risks Implosion, Italy Fears the Fallout

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The populists who upended Italian politics are struggling with defections, plummeting poll numbers and the compromises of government. What comes next could be worse.

January 18th 2020, 4:42 am

Donations Are Pouring Into Australia. Now What?

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As people around the world respond to the fire crisis, organizations find themselves trying to efficiently distribute tens of millions of dollars.

January 18th 2020, 3:42 am

As Libya Descends Into Chaos, Foreign Powers Look for a Way Out

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A meeting in Berlin on Sunday will seek an exit to one of the Middle East’s most intractable proxy wars.

January 18th 2020, 3:42 am

Putin and the Art of Stepping Down Gracefully While Keeping Grip on Power

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The Russian president may be leaving the presidency in 2024, but he is not about to retire. That could be dangerous for Russian stability — and himself.

January 17th 2020, 5:00 pm

A Blow to the Head Makes an Instant Hero in India

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Aishe Ghosh, a young woman who was set upon at a campus demonstration, has become an icon in India’s growing protest movement.

January 17th 2020, 2:57 pm

As Powers Jostle for Influence in Libya, Europe Finally Pays Attention

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After the entry of Russia and Turkey into the conflict, Germany will host a gathering on Sunday to try to persuade warring factions — and their influential patrons — to give peace talks a chance.

January 17th 2020, 2:57 pm

French Strikers Shut Down the Louvre, Setting a New Target in a Pension Fight

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Protesters angry about the government’s pension reforms prevented visitors from entering the museum, which is one of the French capital’s most visited sites.

January 17th 2020, 2:57 pm

Brazil’s Top Culture Official Sacked Over Speech Evoking Nazi Propaganda

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The speech by President Jair Bolsonaro’s culture secretary was the latest flash point in a debate over art and freedom of expression under the conservative government.

January 17th 2020, 11:10 am

11 Americans Were Hurt in Iran Missile Strike, Military Says, Contradicting Trump

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The servicemembers were treated for concussion symptoms after Iranian missiles hit air bases in Iraq last week. President Trump had said that “no Americans were harmed.”

January 17th 2020, 11:10 am

Indian General Talks of ‘Deradicalization Camps’ for Kashmiris

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It’s unclear what Gen. Bipin Rawat, chief of India’s defense staff, meant. But rights activists fear that something like what China has introduced for Uighurs could be coming.

January 17th 2020, 9:27 am

Ukraine’s Premier Offers Resignation as Political Infighting Grows

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In a leaked audio recording, Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk appears to criticize the economic acumen of President Volodymyr Zelensky.

January 17th 2020, 8:40 am

China Releases #MeToo Activist Who Covered Hong Kong Protests

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Huang Xueqin, who spoke critically of China’s restrictions on free speech, spent nearly three months in detention on charges of “provoking trouble.”

January 17th 2020, 7:09 am

Iran, Grammy Awards, Carlos Beltran: Your Friday Briefing

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Here's what you need to know.

January 17th 2020, 6:24 am

This Austrian Village Wants ‘Frozen’ Fans to Let It Go

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Do you want to visit Hallstatt? Officials say too many tourists — many of them fans of the blockbuster film — are coming to the 16th-century village just to take pictures.

January 17th 2020, 6:09 am

China’s Birthrate Hits Historic Low, in Looming Crisis for Beijing

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In a country where most older adults rely heavily on their families, the continuing drop in births could have a seismic effect in the decades to come.

January 17th 2020, 5:24 am

Iran’s Supreme Leader Rebukes U.S. in Rare Friday Sermon

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Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told thousands of worshipers that God’s backing had allowed Iran to “slap” the United States with a missile attack.

January 17th 2020, 4:53 am

11 Americans Were Hurt in Iranian Strike, Military Says, Contradicting Trump

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The servicemembers were treated for concussion symptoms after Iranian missiles hit air bases in Iraq last week. President Trump had said that “no Americans were harmed.”

January 17th 2020, 2:07 am

Hold the Phone, Sydney … It’s Raining.

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For one gray and drenching moment, or a few hours in some places, strong rain doused some of Australia’s deadly flames. And all rejoiced.

January 17th 2020, 1:06 am

Myanmar Unrolls a Welcome Mat for China, but Not All the Way

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As Xi Jinping visits Myanmar, fighting in ethnic borderlands threatens China’s ambitious investment plans.

January 17th 2020, 1:06 am

Trump Hopes Trade Deals Will Boost Growth. Experts Are Skeptical.

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Trump administration officials say the “Phase 1” deal signed Wednesday will promote growth. Many economic forecasters are less optimistic.

January 16th 2020, 9:59 pm

Births in China Fall to Lowest Level in Nearly Six Decades

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In a country where most older adults rely heavily on their families, the continuing drop in births could have a seismic effect in the decades to come.

January 16th 2020, 9:48 pm

7 Found Dead and 15 in Captivity at Religious Sect in Panama

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The victims included six children and a pregnant woman. Members of the sect, like those killed and kidnapped, are from a remote indigenous community on the Caribbean coast.

January 16th 2020, 6:15 pm

How Hard Is It to Quit Coal? For Germany, 18 Years and $44 Billion

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The 18-year time frame shows how costly and politically complicated it is to leave the world's dirtiest fossil fuel in the ground.

January 16th 2020, 3:44 pm

Russia Parliament Approves Mikhail V. Mishustin for Prime Minister

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The elevation of the little-known Mikhail V. Mishustin came a day after President Vladimir V. Putin proposed revising the Constitution in ways that could help him remain in power indefinitely.

January 16th 2020, 2:28 pm

American Family Stuck in Saudi Arabia While Father Stands Trial

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The Saudi government has barred Dr. Walid Fitaihi, a dual Saudi-American citizen, and his wife and six children from leaving the kingdom while he faces charges the U.S. believes have no merit.

January 16th 2020, 1:27 pm

Taliban Offer to Reduce Violence in Afghanistan Ahead of Deal With U.S.

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Reducing violence levels is seen as crucial to paving way for finalizing a peace agreement the United States and Taliban have been negotiating over the past year.

January 16th 2020, 1:12 pm

TV Cameras Coming to English Criminal Courts

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Judges’ sentencing remarks in some serious criminal cases in England and Wales will be televised, a rarity in much of Europe.

January 16th 2020, 11:10 am

Ukraine Investigates Reports of Surveillance of Marie Yovanovitch

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Newly released documents suggest that Ms. Yovanovitch was being watched in Kyiv while she was the U.S. ambassador there.

January 16th 2020, 11:10 am

U.S. Envoy’s Mustache Finds Few Fans in South Korea

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The facial hair of Ambassador Harry B. Harris Jr., who is Japanese-American, remind many South Koreans of Japan’s colonial rule.

January 16th 2020, 11:10 am

Russian Parliament Approves Putin’s Pick for Prime Minister

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The elevation of the little-known Mikhail V. Mishustin came a day after President Vladimir V. Putin proposed revising the Constitution in ways that could help him remain in power indefinitely.

January 16th 2020, 11:10 am

In Huawei Battle, China Threatens Germany ‘Where it Hurts’: Automakers

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VW, Daimler and BMW sell more cars in China than anywhere else and many already cooperate with Huawei — a dependency Beijing is not shy to exploit.

January 16th 2020, 6:24 am

Impeachment, Russia, Puerto Rico: Your Thursday Briefing

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Here's what you need to know.

January 16th 2020, 6:24 am

Reducing Fire, and Cutting Carbon Emissions, the Aboriginal Way

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As blazes rage in southern Australia, Indigenous fire-prevention techniques that have sharply cut destructive bushfires in the north are drawing new attention.

January 16th 2020, 5:54 am

The U.S. and Iran Are Trolling Each Other — in China

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On Chinese social media, where diplomatic rows rarely break into view, people have watched with fascination as the two countries’ embassies trade barbs.

January 16th 2020, 3:08 am

Japan Confirms First Case of New Chinese Coronavirus

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The detection of the virus in Japan adds to fears that it will spread outside China’s borders after a case was also reported in Thailand this week.

January 15th 2020, 11:07 pm

Migrant Caravan Embarks From Honduras, Posing Challenge to Region

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Such caravans have angered President Trump, who has tried to compel his regional counterparts to step up their enforcement efforts.

January 15th 2020, 8:29 pm

Putin’s Power Shake-up: Here Are Six Takeaways

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Is Vladimir Putin Russia’s president for life? Maybe. But he’s still observing the niceties.

January 15th 2020, 7:46 pm

‘Megxit’ Is the New Brexit in a Britain Split by Age and Politics

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The debate over Harry and Meghan’s push for greater independence from royal life is uncannily like the Brexit debate, with young liberals favoring the couple and older conservatives backing the queen.

January 15th 2020, 7:46 pm

Turkey Restores Wikipedia After More Than 2-Year Ban

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The country’s top court had ruled that the move was unconstitutional.

January 15th 2020, 7:46 pm

U.S. Military Resumes Joint Operations With Iraq

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The decision to restart military operations in Iraq came less than two weeks after Iraq’s Parliament voted to expel all American forces from Iraq.

January 15th 2020, 7:46 pm

Europe’s Gamble: Can It Save Iran Deal by Threatening to Kill It?

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A risky strategy to keep the nuclear agreement alive could backfire. Badly. But no one else is even trying, Europeans argue.

January 15th 2020, 2:39 pm

Democrats Agree Trump Is Racing to War With Iran, but Are Vague on Alternative Strategy

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The candidates were short on specifics at Tuesday’s debate when pressed on how they would accomplish their key foreign policy goals.

January 15th 2020, 1:56 pm

This Strange Microbe May Mark One of Life’s Great Leaps

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A organism living in ocean muck offers clues to the origins of the complex cells of all animals and plants.

January 15th 2020, 1:39 pm

England’s Only County Without a McDonald’s Is About to Get One

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Rutland, by some accounts England’s smallest county, is home to a Michelin-starred restaurant and various international offerings. Its council now says the fast-food outlet is welcome, too.

January 15th 2020, 11:23 am

She Was Known in China as ‘43 Pound Girl.’ Her Death Sparked Outrage

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The woman’s struggle made her a symbol of the effects of poverty and hunger and raised questions about philanthropy and government aid.

January 15th 2020, 10:21 am

Russian Premier Resigns, as Putin Calls for Constitutional Overhaul

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The unexpected move by Prime Minister Dmitri A. Medvedev fueled speculation that President Vladimir V. Putin was maneuvering to stay in power when his term ends in 2024.

January 15th 2020, 9:51 am

Will Big Ben Chime for Brexit? It’s a $650,000 Question

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A campaign is underway to get the British Parliament’s great bell to ring when the country leaves the E.U. on Jan. 31. But there are hurdles: the cost and repairs.

January 15th 2020, 9:38 am

Where Surgeons Don’t Bother With Checklists

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In many poor countries, older surgeons resist being questioned, and operations are more often emergencies, which leaves less time to review checklists.

January 15th 2020, 9:21 am

Iran’s President Lashes Out at Europeans Over Crumbling Nuclear Deal

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With the government in Tehran under pressure, President Hassan Rouhani denounced Britain, France and Germany for accusing his country of breaking the 2015 accord.

January 15th 2020, 8:51 am

Taal Volcano Eases, but Philippines Worries Worst Is to Come

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The potential threat alarms a country that is no stranger to natural disasters like typhoons, earthquakes, mudslides, tsunamis and floods.

January 15th 2020, 8:08 am

In Saudi Coffeehouses, a Window Into a Changing Society

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As the government relaxes restrictions on men and women working and socializing together, coffeehouses are on the front lines of change.

January 15th 2020, 6:50 am

Impeachment, Democratic Debate, Trade Deal: Your Wednesday Briefing

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Here's what you need to know.

January 15th 2020, 6:50 am

Chemical Plant Explosion in Spain Kills One and Prompts Order to Stay Inside

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The shock waves were felt several miles from the factory. At least eight people were injured, two critically.

January 15th 2020, 6:50 am

U.K. Failed to Alert E.U. on 75,000 Criminal Convictions

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Britain was supposed to notify other member states of foreigners convicted of crimes in Britain. It didn’t.

January 15th 2020, 4:33 am

A Japanese Politician Is Taking Paternity Leave. It’s a Big Deal.

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Shinjiro Koizumi, the son of a popular ex-prime minister, was praised for setting an example for Japan’s workaholic fathers.

January 15th 2020, 4:33 am

China Uses Growing Clout to Stifle Critics Abroad, Rights Group Says

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The head of Human Rights Watch had planned to release a report in Hong Kong. Then he was barred from entering the territory.

January 14th 2020, 3:58 pm

Video Shows Two Iranian Missiles Hit Ukrainian Plane

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Security camera footage verified by The New York Times shows that two missiles fired 30 seconds apart took down Flight 752, killing all aboard.

January 14th 2020, 3:58 pm
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