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Barr’s top aide has seen the Russia probe like few in Trump’s world

Brian Rabbitt (right) has managed to largely stay out of the public eye as he handled the Russia investigation from multiple sides. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Legal Brian Rabbitt’s role reveals the carousel nature of the Russia probe, [...]

Made in China, Exported to the World: The Surveillance State

C.E.I.E.C. and China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs did not respond to requests for comment. In a statement, Huawei said: “Huawei provides technology to support smart city and safe city programs across the world. In each case, Huawei does [...]

How Big Tech’s cozy relationship with Ireland threatens data privacy around the world

*/ ]]> Last May, Europe imposed new data privacy guidelines that carry the hopes of hundreds of millions of people around the world — including in the United States — to rein in abuses by big tech companies. Almost a year later, it’s [...]

Robert Mueller, wife Ann attend church near White House as world awaits report findings

WASHINGTON — As the world anxiously awaits the findings of the Russia investigation, special counsel Robert Mueller flashed a smile Sunday after going to church with his wife in Washington. Mueller and his wife, Ann, were at the morning service [...]

World leaders urging Biden to run

The nudges from abroad are a reminder of the foreign policy credentials former Vice President Joe Biden would bring to a 2020 Democratic field. | Sven Hoppe/AFP/Getty Images 2020 Elections The former vice president would bring deep [...]

Massacre Suspect Traveled the World but Lived on the Internet

He announced his mass killing over social media and filmed it live on the internet. He shared a 74-page online manifesto peppered with sarcastic jokes about popular culture, repeating well-known internet memes and striving to mint new [...]

Students Across the World Are Protesting on Friday. Why?

What began as one student’s vigil calling for action on climate change has gone global, with school strikes planned in more than 100 countries on Friday. Here is a look at how the climate protests spread and how political leaders [...]

America last: How Trump followed the world in grounding Boeing’s plane

The decision to ground Boeing’s 737 MAX airliners resulted in criticism by Democratic lawmakers as days overdue, but which some in the aviation industry called abrupt and haphazard. | Joe Raedle/Getty Images transportation The [...]

House Democrats open sweeping corruption probe into Trump’s world

Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler opened his much-anticipated probe with letters to 81 individuals, companies and government entities seeking a wide range of materials that go to the heart of allegations against President Donald [...]

Koreans in Japan Embrace the North as the World Shuns It

Beginning in the late 1950s, Japan offered to help repatriate the Zainichi, many of whom were attracted to North Korea’s socialist promises and an economy then larger than the South’s. Nearly 100,000 people moved, including Mr. Oshima’s [...]