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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 [...]

Dorm Fire Kills 10 in Brazil, Sending Shudder Through World Soccer

RIO DE JANEIRO — Fire ravaged a temporary dormitory early Friday at a Brazilian training center for young soccer players run by one of South America’s most prominent teams, killing at least 10 people in a disaster that reverberated through [...]

Trump picks World Bank critic Malpass to lead institution

David Malpass, President Donald Trump’s expected pick to head the World Bank, has been a major player in trade talks with the Chinese. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> President Donald Trump [...]

Real estate faces a ‘new world order’ and it’s less friendly than the old one

The industry has become so politically noxious that politicians are actually declaring its donations verboten, like tobacco money of decades past. | Getty Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> NEW YORK — For the first time [...]

Pope brings World Youth Day to Panama’s detained youth

PANAMA CITY (AP) – Pope Francis is bringing World Youth Day to Panama’s juvenile delinquents who can’t participate in the Catholic Church’s big festival of faith. Francis on Friday will celebrate a special penitential Mass inside [...]