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Italy’s President Appoints a Technocrat, and Moves from Quiet to Contentious

ROME — He’s been called “gray,” “invisible” and “gentle to the point of seeming fragile.” Silvio Berlusconi, the former prime minister, once compared...

As Ireland Joins Europe’s Sprint From Catholic Fold, Francis Looks South

Anger toward Francis sometimes rises to the surface.Monsignor Edward Staniek, a prominent Polish priest who is intent on protecting traditional Catholic values from...

‘Spider-Man,’ a Migrant in Paris, Scales Building to Save a Child

This was not the first time in recent years that France celebrated an immigrant’s heroism. In January 2015, a 24-year-old named Lassana Bathily...

Uber’s Exit From Southeast Asia Upsets Regulators and Drivers

Uber, which is based in San Francisco, is also facing the consequences of its past behavior in overseas markets like London, its most...

Drought Adds to Woes of Afghanistan, in Grips of a Raging...

Javid Faisal, a spokesman for the Afghan government’s chief executive, said the leadership was taking concerns about the drought “as seriously as the...

Survivors of Massacre Ask: ‘Why Did They Have to Kill Those...

At the top of the pyramid of those standing trial is a retired general, José Guillermo García Merino, 84, who served as the...

Trump Falsely Says Times Made Up Source in Report on Korea...

WASHINGTON — President Trump falsely accused The New York Times on Saturday of making up a source in an article about North Korea,...

‘Yes’ Supporters Celebrate Historic Irish Vote to Legalize Abortion

Supporters of the “yes” vote erupted in celebration in the Irish capital of Dublin on Saturday, when results of the referendum on legalizing...

Woman Fatally Shot by Border Patrol Agent Came to U.S. Seeking...

The agency’s original statement said the officer was searching for “illegal activity” in a culvert on a residential street in Rio Bravo, a...

Ireland Votes to End Abortion Ban in Rebuke to Catholic Church

DUBLIN — Ireland voted decisively to repeal one of the world’s more restrictive abortion bans, sweeping aside generations of conservative patriarchy and dealing...
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