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Young Voices on a Targeted Island: ‘Very Lucky to Be From Guam’

| August 20, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Young Voices on a Targeted Island: ‘Very Lucky to Be From Guam’

With Color and Fury, Anti-American Posters Appear in North Korea

| August 20, 2017 | 0 Comments





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How to Get Away With Murder in Small-Town India

| August 19, 2017 | 0 Comments




In her last days in India, the Times bureau chief wrestles with a murder covered up in plain sight, and with what she was leaving behind.

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Losing London: Grenfell Tower Fire Shows Double Standard at Work in One London District

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments




Councilors in London’s Kensington and Chelsea borough, home to some of the city’s wealthiest and poorest residents, are accused of catering to the wealthy and ignoring the poor.

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Losing London: Grenfell Tower Fire Shows Double Standard at Work in One London District

‘All We See Is Dead Bodies’: Floods and Mudslides Ravage Sierra Leone

| August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments




Survivors in Freetown, the capital, resorted to stacking bodies on soccer fields, after heavy rain and mudslides killed as many as 200 people.

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‘All We See Is Dead Bodies’: Floods and Mudslides Ravage Sierra Leone

A Far-Right Gathering Bursts Into Brawls

| August 14, 2017 | 0 Comments





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This British Fruitcake Is Over 100 Years Old. It’s ‘Almost’ Edible.

| August 13, 2017 | 0 Comments




Conservationists in Antarctica who found the ice-covered dessert believe it once belonged to the British explorer Robert Falcon Scott.

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This British Fruitcake Is Over 100 Years Old. It’s ‘Almost’ Edible.

Portugal Forest Fires Worsen, Fed by Poor Choices and Inaction

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments





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A Surge of Migrants Crossing Into Quebec Tests Canada’s Welcome

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments




Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government must balance its public compassion toward asylum seekers with a strict immigration system.

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U.S. Troops Train in Eastern Europe to Echoes of the Cold War

| August 6, 2017 | 0 Comments




A 10-day exercise in July offered a window into how Army commanders are rehearsing updated tactics and strategies once used to counter Soviet troops.

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Vladimir Putin’s Summer Vacation: A Siberia Scrapbook

| August 5, 2017 | 0 Comments




What did the Russian president do on his days off in August? Spearfishing, mushroom picking, boating and sunbathing in and around a Siberian lake.

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Iran Dominates in Iraq After U.S. ‘Handed the Country Over’

| July 15, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Self-Immolation, Catalyst of the Arab Spring, Is Now a Grim Trend

| July 9, 2017 | 0 Comments




The once-extraordinary act has become commonplace in Tunisia, whether compelled by anger, depression or bitter disappointment, or meant to challenge the authorities.

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Self-Immolation, Catalyst of the Arab Spring, Is Now a Grim Trend

In Istanbul, ‘March for Justice’ Aims to Deliver Message to Erdogan

| July 9, 2017 | 0 Comments




Hundreds of thousands of people marched from Ankara to Istanbul to protest the government’s crackdown on tens of thousands of workers over the past year.

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Hopes Fade After Landslide Destroys Chinese Village

| June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments





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Forest Fire in Portugal Traps Drivers, Killing at Least 62 People

| June 18, 2017 | 0 Comments





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On Mosul’s Front Line: A Grueling Battle on Civilian Streets

| June 5, 2017 | 0 Comments




Iraqi forces are closing in on the Islamic State’s stronghold in the Old City. Airstrikes and shelling have been heavy despite trapped families all around.

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Nigeria’s Afrobeat Music Scene Is Booming, but Profits Go to Pirates

| June 3, 2017 | 0 Comments




Artists worldwide battle illegal sales of their work. But Nigeria’s piracy is so ingrained that music thieves even worry about rip-offs of their rip-offs.

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Nigeria’s Afrobeat Music Scene Is Booming, but Profits Go to Pirates

For Army Infantry’s 1st Women, Heavy Packs and the Weight of History

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments




The Army has sought to play down the significance of the mixed-gender milestone. But female grunts see it as monumental and revolutionary.

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For Army Infantry’s 1st Women, Heavy Packs and the Weight of History

In Taormina, a Playground for the Jet Set, Trump’s Worlds Will Collide

| May 25, 2017 | 0 Comments




A police state during the Group of 7 summit meeting, the city maintains its reputation as a pleasure dome for reality TV stars, aging playboys and affluent Russians.

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In Taormina, a Playground for the Jet Set, Trump’s Worlds Will Collide