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An Óscar Arias Accuser’s Battle to Be Heard

MEXICO CITY — Yazmín Morales recalls weeping with rage after an encounter four years ago in the book-lined study of her country’s most respected statesman. Óscar Arias Sánchez, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former Costa Rican [...]

Óscar Arias Sánchez, a Nobel Winner and Former President of Costa Rica, Is Accused of Sexual Assault

Thinking back to the afternoon when she said Mr. Arias had grabbed her, Dr. Arce said she regretted not having fought back. She was in shock, she said. She had first met Mr. Arias through her mother, a former legislator in his party, [...]
Oscar Pistorius’s Murder Sentence Is Increased to 15 Years
Photo Oscar Pistorius leaving the High Court in Pretoria, South Africa, in 2016. Credit Karel Prinsloo/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images South [...]

Asghar Farhadi, Iran’s Master of the Ordinary, Wins a 2nd Oscar

Mr. Farhadi and the two stars of “The Salesman” decided not to attend the Oscars on Sunday, “out of respect” for their fellow Iranians, the director said in January. In an acceptance speech delivered for him by the Iranian-American [...]