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As Rich Nations Close the Door on Refugees, Uganda Welcomes Them

ARUA, Uganda — President Trump is vowing to send the military to stop migrants trudging from Central America. Europe’s leaders are paying African nations to block migrants from crossing the Mediterranean — and detaining the ones [...]

China Dispatch: Welcome to College. Your Parents Are in the Tents Next Door.

TIANJIN, China — When Yang Zheyu arrived at Tianjin University this fall for the start of his first year, he had all the essentials. Winter coat. Dictionary. Four pairs of shoes. Toothpaste. And a few hundred yards from his dormitory, [...]

International Criminal Court Opens Door to a Rohingya Inquiry

In a surprise ruling, judges at the International Criminal Court said Thursday that they could exercise jurisdiction to investigate the deportation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from their homes in Myanmar as a crime [...]
VA Nominee Dr. Ronny Jackson Grabs Two Beers, Pops Airplane Door, Slides Away Into History
No monster trucks were harmed in the withdrawal of this nomination White House physician Ronny Jackson announced early this morning that he was withdrawing from consideration as secretary of Veterans Affairs, saying he’d had enough of all [...]
Poisoned Door Handle Hints at High-Level Plot to Kill Spy, U.K. Officials Say
They say there is no evidence so far of his direct participation, but the Russian president, a former K.G.B. officer, is skilled at hiding his communications. Russia has denied involvement in the poisoning, and in the election hack. British [...]
Robert Mueller At The Front Door Of Trump Tower Right Now Like KNOCK KNOCK, MOTHERFUCKER!
Mama said knock you out. Oh dear! Wonder if this is one of the reasons Smartest MENSA Reject Ever Devin Nunes was so eager to shut down his investigation! Wonder if it’s one of the reasons President Good Brain has seemed even less hinged [...]
Trump Opens Door, Just Slightly, to Talking With North Korea
It was not clear why Mr. Yun had decided to retire so suddenly. He did not immediately return a request for comment. Heather Nauert, spokeswoman for the State Department, said in a statement that Mr. Yun was retiring “for personal reasons” [...]
U.S. Opens Door to North Korea Talks, a Victory for South’s President
The United States, they said, would reiterate its demands that North Korea make concessions and did not plan to offer any in return. As of now, there are no plans to cancel or further delay joint military exercises by the United States [...]
Door Opens for Women to Run for Office. But Will They Be Allowed In?
Only half of them belong to her United National Party. The rest are all independent candidates, joined with Ms. Hettiarachchi in the cause of seeing more female leaders in a society where some developmental indicators have been improving [...]
‘I can shut my door and I ain’t worried about nothing’
HOUSTON — In early January, freezing temperatures hit Texas’ most populous city, killing at least two homeless people. It was the type of weather that, just a couple of years ago, would have [...]