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Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

Voting Is Ending in India. Here's What to Expect.
The world's biggest election will determine whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi stays in power. Here's how it happened, and what comes next.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

Trade War, Australia, ‘Game of Thrones': Your Weekend Briefing
Here's what you need to know about the week's top stories.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

‘S.N.L.' Takes Aim at Trump and the Abortion Bans
The 44th season finale was hosted by Paul Rudd, who played Pete Buttigieg, and featured a tribute to Nipsey Hussle from DJ Khaled.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

Fighting Ebola When Mourners Fight the Responders
An Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo — the second-largest in history — is escalating in part because locals don't trust health workers and government officials.

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May 19, 2019

belarus dispatch: Want to Relax? Try the Spa in a Salt Mine in Belarus
To some, the suggestion of a visit to the salt mines evokes grim memories of prison camps. But allergy sufferers swear by the health benefits.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

Abortion Fight or Strong Economy? For G.O.P., Cultural Issues Undercut 2020 Message
The longstanding verity that Americans vote with their pocketbook may be tested in the presidential election like never before, as Trump injects cultural and identity issues into the race.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

Voting Is Ending in India. Here's What's to Expect.
The world's biggest election will determine whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi stays in power. Here's how it happened, and what comes next.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

‘Knitting Is Coding' and Yarn Is Programmable in This Physics Lab
For Elisabetta Matsumoto, knot theory is knit theory.

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May 19, 2019

As Thousands of Taxi Drivers Were Trapped in Loans, Top Officials Counted the Money
The government profited and looked away as thousands of immigrant taxi drivers in New York were ravaged by exploitative loans.

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May 19, 2019

‘They Were Conned': How Reckless Loans Devastated a Generation of Taxi Drivers
Thousands of immigrants who were chasing the dream of owning a New York taxi were trapped in reckless loans by bankers who made huge profits, The Times found.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 19, 2019

News Analysis: It Was Supposed to Be Australia's Climate Change Election. What Happened?
On Saturday, in a result that stunned most analysts, voters re-elected the conservative coalition that has long resisted plans to sharply cut down on carbon emissions and coal.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

The Netherlands Wins Eurovision Without Usual Kitsch or Gimmicks
Behind the scenes of this year's song contest, the usual political tensions between Israel and Palestinians played out.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Trump May Be Preparing Pardons for Servicemen Accused of War Crimes
Military officials received expedited requests for paperwork needed to pardon several military members on or around Memorial Day.

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May 18, 2019

How My Hometown Became the Epicenter of India's Religious Politics
Hindu nationalists rose to electoral significance from the debris of the mosque they demolished in 1992.

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May 18, 2019

Breaking With Party, G.O.P. Lawmaker Says Trump's Conduct Reaches ‘Threshold of Impeachment'
Representative Justin Amash, known as a contrarian, accused the president of engaging in "impeachable conduct."

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

2019 Preakness: War of Will Wins in Dramatic Rebound from Kentucky Derby Loss
War of Will, with Tyler Gaffalione riding once again, was not impeded this time.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Black Women in Chicago, Getting Things Done
How the rest of the country can follow them.

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May 18, 2019

Bernie Sanders's Education Plan Laments Rise of Charter Schools
In a 10-point declaration of his education policy priorities, the Vermont senator framed efforts to curtail charter schools as a means to "desegregate" public education.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Think You Know Who Will Win ‘Game of Thrones'? Fans Are Betting They Do
There has been a flurry of offshore and European wagering on the finale of the hit HBO show, but betting on a scripted series has its drawbacks.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

The Myth Was $150,000 in Fraud. The Real Story Is More Interesting.
The woman behind a pernicious and racist myth didn't represent anyone or anything but her own striking criminal enterprise.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Trump Warns That Rising Border Crossings May Require an Extra $1.4 Billion
In a letter to Congress, the administration said the flow of unaccompanied children at the border has exceeded projections of just weeks ago and may require more money for housing and care.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

The Suburbs Are Coming to a City Near You
Is a city still a city if urban living is a luxury good?

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Joe Biden Calls for Unity at Philadelphia Campaign Rally
Mr. Biden trained his eye squarely on the general election as he cast the contest against Mr. Trump as a struggle to maintain American democracy.

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May 18, 2019

Trump Shows Signs He Will Pardon Servicemen Accused or Convicted of War Crimes
Military officials received expedited requests for paperwork needed to pardon several military members on or around Memorial Day.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Op-Ed Columnist: Will Trump Be the Sage One?
Plot Twist: In Season 2 of Trumpworld, Trump tries to restrain his crazy advisers, rather than vice versa.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Biden Delivers Call for National Unity at Philadelphia Rally
Mr. Biden trained his eye squarely on the general election as he cast the contest against Mr. Trump as a struggle to maintain American democracy.

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May 18, 2019

Critic's notebook: ‘Game of Thrones' Is Going Out Fighting. So Will Its Audience.
The arguments over HBO's dark fantasy made it the signature show of an era when no one agrees on anything.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Former Argentine President Kirchner Seeks Return to Power, as Vice President
Days before she was set to go on trial for corruption, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner announced an unexpected political strategy.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Religious Men Can Be Devoted Dads, Too
Faith, like feminism, sets high expectations for husbands.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Don't Fight Iran
How a war in the Middle East would wreck Trump's grand strategy.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Spring Is the Season to Ask ‘Are You O.K.?'
Warmer weather brings daffodils, rhubarb at the farmer's market — and, for some, despair.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

I Was Racially Taunted on Television. Wasn't I?
Bigotry thrives in vagueness. It can be cowardly with double meanings.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

How High School Ruined Leisure
Will kids still do what they like when it won't help them get into college?

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Loose Ends: Luddites Shall Inherit the Earth
Someone will have to call our landlines to tell us it's ours now.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

San Francisco Banned Facial Recognition. New York Isn't Even Close.
The city still hasn't passed a bill mandating disclosure of the use of new surveillance technologies.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Is War Coming With Iran? We're Already in One
And Yemenis are paying the price.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

You're Not Alone When You're on Google
We know that. But the "privacy paradox" means we still act like we are.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Inside the Network of Anti-Abortion Activists Winning Across the U.S.
The raw cultural momentum of the anti-abortion movement has taken over, and it shows no signs of slowing.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Austrian Leader Calls for Snap Election After Far-Right Vice Chancellor Resigns
A 2017 video that was secretly filmed showed Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache promising government contracts to a woman claiming to be the niece of a Russian oligarch.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Colombia Army's New Kill Orders Send Chills Down Ranks
Senior officers told The Times that soldiers are under intense pressure to defeat rebel groups and that a pattern of suspicious killings and cover-ups has begun to emerge this year.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Running Scared: Network TV in the Streaming Age
Viewers are fleeing for Netflix. The ones who stay are older than the group prized by advertisers. Here's a look back at the troubled 2018-19 season.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

How the ‘Welfare Queen' Was Born
The woman behind a pernicious and racist myth didn't represent anyone or anything but her own striking criminal enterprise.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Facial Recognition: Dawn of Dystopia, or Just the New Fingerprint?
San Francisco banned it, but many police departments say the technology is used no differently from DNA databases or other crime-fighting tools.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Highlights From the Video That Brought Down Austria's Vice Chancellor
A woman who said she was the niece of a Russian oligarch. A villa on Ibiza. A secret videotape. Lots of alcohol.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

F.A.A. Warns U.S. Aircraft of ‘Increasing' Risk Over Persian Gulf
Amid escalating tensions between the United States and Iran, the agency directed airliners to exercise caution when flying in the region to avoid "misidentification."

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

In the East, It Has Been All Bucks So Far (but Not All Giannis)
Milwaukee is just two wins against the Raptors from its first N.B.A. finals appearance since 1974 behind the play of Giannis Antetokounmpo and a solid supporting cast.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

The Next Chapter for the Wineries on Long Island's North Fork
The East End's first vineyards were planted in the 1970s, and some family-owned businesses are now attracting investors from elsewhere.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Austria Appears Headed for Snap Election After Vice Chancellor Resigns Over Video Sting
A video secretly filmed before the 2017 elections showed Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache promising government contracts to a woman claiming to be the niece of a Russian oligarch.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

‘This is a Wave': Inside the Network of Anti-Abortion Activists Winning Across the Country
The raw cultural momentum of the anti-abortion movement has taken over, and it shows no signs of slowing.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

South Africa's Racist Founding Father Was Also a Human Rights Pioneer
How did Jan Smuts reconcile his belief in freedom abroad with his efforts to suppress it at home?

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

British Reality Television Is a Theater of Cruelty
It was obvious that "The Jeremy Kyle Show" was wrong. But someone had to die for it to be stopped.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Will a Documentary Take Down the Polish Government?
A film exposing sex abuse by Catholic priests also exposes the corrupting ties between the church and the ruling political party.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Australia Election Results: Prime Minister Scott Morrison Seizes a Stunning Win
By granting Mr. Morrison his first full term, Australians signaled their reluctance to bet on a new leader at a time when the economy has not suffered a recession in nearly 28 years.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Think You Know Who Will Win ‘Game of Thrones?' Fans Are Betting They Do
There has been a flurry of offshore and European wagering on the finale of the hit HBO show, but betting on a scripted series has its drawbacks.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Results: Morrison Wins, Confounding Pollsters
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison has won his first full term in office, a stunning victory that upset analysts' expectations after six tumultuous years of conservative government.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Austria's Vice Chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, Resigns After Video Sting
A video secretly filmed before the 2017 elections showed him promising government contracts to a woman claiming to be the niece of a Russian oligarch and plotting to do away with press freedom.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Protests at the Whitney Over a Board Member Whose Company Sells Tear Gas
About 200 people squeezed into the lobby of the Whitney Museum of American Art in the ninth of a series of weekly gatherings that have become part of a prolonged public debate.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Burkina Faso Wracked by Escalating Violence
A once-stable country is plagued by extremists pouring over its northern border, restive farmers and herdsmen battling for land, and militias bent on tit-for-tat vengeance.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Your Questions about the New Adversity Score on the SAT, Answered
What factors does it consider, and is it based on research? We explain.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Results: Morrison Appears Bound for Surprise Victory
If projections hold for Scott Morrison, Australia's prime minister, it would confound expectations that the country's voters were ready for a change in course after six years of tumultuous conservative leadership.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

What Does It Really Mean to Be 6 Weeks Pregnant?
So-called ‘heartbeat' legislation restricting abortion as early as six weeks into pregnancy has started a conversation about when most women actually learn that they're pregnant.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: Morrison Appears Bound for Victory
If the results hold for Scott Morrison, Australia's prime minister, it would confound expectations that the country's voters were ready for a change in course after six years of tumultuous conservative leadership.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Austria's Vice Chancellor, Heinz-Christian Strache, Resigns After Video Sting Is Revealed
A video secretly filmed before the 2017 elections showed him promising government contracts to a woman claiming to be the niece of a Russian oligarch and plotting to do away with press freedom.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Colombian Army's Kill Orders Put Civilians at Risk, Officers Say
Senior officers told The Times that soldiers are under intense pressure to defeat rebel groups and that a pattern of suspicious killings and cover-ups has begun to emerge this year.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: Tony Abbott Loses Seat
Australia's federal election result could have major implications for policy on climate change, China, immigration and the economy.

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May 18, 2019

Big City: Where Are the Statues of L.G.B.T.Q. Pioneers? Here Are 11 Worthy New Yorkers
Virtually nonexistent among the city's monuments, L.G.B.T.Q. men and women have made outsize contributions to New York's identity. It is long past time they were put on a pedestal.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

To Many Chinese, America Was Like ‘Heaven.' Now They're Not So Sure.
As the trade war rages, ambivalence in China about the United States has posed an unusual challenge for the Communist Party.

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May 18, 2019

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads
Wesley Morris binges "Game of Thrones." Olivia Wilde, the director. I.M. Pei dies. Thomas Harris speaks. The Gen X mess. And more.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Pub Work Gives a Royal Carpet Maker an Unwelcome Image (and It's Sticking)
Axminster has Buckingham Palace's seal of approval. But thanks to social media, its best-known client is a chain of cut-price bars.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Hannibal Lecter's Creator Cooks Up Something New (No Fava Beans or Chianti)
The "Silence of the Lambs" author Thomas Harris, overshadowed by the cannibal he invented, has kept a low profile for over 40 years.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

In Cities Where It Once Reigned, Heroin Is Disappearing
The rise of the more potent fentanyl in its place has put a generation of older users, who had managed their addiction, at far greater risk of overdose.

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May 18, 2019

‘I Did My Best to Stop American Foreign Policy': Bernie Sanders on the 1980s
In an interview, one of the leading candidates for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination discusses his long-held opposition to war and his support for socialist leaders.

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May 18, 2019

A Stolen Letter Written by Alexander Hamilton in 1780 Resurfaces
The letter, taken by a Massachusetts Archives employee more than 70 years ago, was discovered by a researcher at an auction house in Virginia. It is valued at least $25,000.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

Nonfiction: The First Presidential Impeachment
Brenda Wineapple's "The Impeachers" is a revealing history of the trial of Andrew Johnson in 1868.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 18, 2019

De Blasio Once Ignored Trump. But in Iowa, It Was All Trump.
The mayor made his first trip to Iowa as a presidential candidate, showing off his new focus on criticizing Mr. Trump.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Horse Deaths at Santa Anita and Pimlico: Same Day, Same Track Owner
A filly died after a race at Pimlico, the site of Saturday's Preakness Stakes. The fatality at Santa Anita, the 24th at the track since Dec. 26, occurred after a gelding broke down during training.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: Will Voters Pick a New Path?
Australians face a momentous choice: keep the conservative coalition in power after six years, or hand the government to the center-left Labor opposition. The result could have major implications for policy on climate change, China, immigration and the economy.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Critic's Notebook: Stop Hating Jeff Koons
Why "Rabbit," the perfect art for the roaring mid-80s, continues to speak to us.

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May 17, 2019

Corroded Well Lining Caused Aliso Canyon Gas Leak That Displaced Thousands, Report Says
An inquiry found that SoCalGas had not meaningfully investigated more than 60 leaks before the one in October 2015 that became the largest leak of methane in United States history.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Barr Again Casts Doubt on Russia Inquiry's Origins, Aligning With Trump's Attacks
Mr. Barr said his review of the investigation has turned up "inadequate" answers. But some former officials expressed concern he was deliberately undercutting it.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Does Anyone Actually Want Joe Biden to Be President?
What ‘electability' seems to mean in 2020 — and what it meant in 2018.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Deadly Germs, Lost Cures: Citrus Farmers Facing Deadly Bacteria Turn to Antibiotics, Alarming Health Officials
In its decision to approve two drugs for orange and grapefruit trees, the E.P.A. largely ignored objections from the C.D.C. and the F.D.A., which fear that expanding their use in cash crops could fuel antibiotic resistance in humans.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Reflections on the Graduation of My Daughter
It's never too late to grow or to love.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Trump Administration Flying Migrants Out of Texas to Ease Overcrowding at Border
The Department of Homeland Security has begun flying recent border-crossers and asylum seekers to California in a program that may expand to coastal areas and the Canadian border.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

SAT Adversity Index: A Drive Toward Diversity Without Discussing Race
The College Board, which administers the SAT, is joining a broadening movement toward using race-neutral alternatives to affirmative action.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Dear Millennials: The Feeling Is Mutual
Joe Biden dares to take offense at those who specialize in being offended.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Editorial Observer: When Will Eric Garner Get Justice?
Mayor de Blasio owes Mr. Garner's family — and the city — answers.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Boeing 737 Max Simulators Are in High Demand. They Are Flawed.
The flight simulators are unable to accurately replicate the difficult conditions created by a malfunctioning system on the jet, which played a role in two fatal crashes.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: What to Look For
Voters face a momentous choice: keep the conservative coalition in power after six years, or hand the government to the center-left Labor opposition. The result could have major implications for policy on climate change, China, immigration and the economy.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

On Golf: Tiger Woods Misses the Cut at the P.G.A. Championship by 1 Stroke
Woods, hoping to build on an exhilarating Masters win in April, missed the cut at the P.G.A. Championship on Friday after two rounds of bogey-filled golf.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

German Parliament Deems B.D.S. Movement Anti-Semitic
The campaign to boycott Israeli artists and goods recalled "the most terrible chapter in German history" and revived memories of the motto "Don't buy from Jews."

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Navy SEAL War Crimes Trial in Turmoil Over Claims Prosecutors Spied on Defense
An email sent by prosecutors contained hidden software that could track if anyone read or forwarded it, lawyers for a Navy SEAL accused of gunning down civilians say.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

After Alabama Abortion Law, 3 Democrats Propose a New Strategy
Senators Cory Booker, Kirsten Gillibrand and Elizabeth Warren are taking an aggressive approach in a debate whose terms have long been set by conservatives.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Trump Lifts Metal Tariffs and Delays Auto Levies, Limiting Global Trade Fight
President Trump said he would remove metal tariffs on Canada and Mexico and delay auto tariffs, stepping back from opening another front in a global trade war.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Impeachment Is a Form of Hope
The prosecution of President Andrew Johnson in 1868 was an attempt to restore faith in American's original ideals.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Australia Election Live Updates: What to Look For
Voters face a momentous choice: keep the conservative coalition in power after six years in charge, or hand the government to the center-left Labor opposition. The result could have major implications for policy on climate change, China, immigration and the economy.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Nxivm Trial: Naked Meetings and Photos for Sex Cult ‘Grandmaster'
Lauren Salzman, a senior member of the group, described how women would array themselves naked in front of the group's founder as he sat in a chair and lectured.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

Global Trade, Missouri, N.B.A. Playoffs: Your Friday Evening Briefing
Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

If We Care So Much About What Google Knows, Why Do We Keep Telling It Everything?
Explaining the "privacy paradox."

Int'l Herald Tribune
May 17, 2019

A Battered but Unbowed Justin Trudeau Vows to Stay the Course in Canada
His poll standings are in free fall, and a dispute with a female cabinet minister raised questions about his leadership, but the Canadian prime minister remains confident.

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