Famine in Ethiopia Becomes Worst Hunger Crisis in a Decade

United Nations agencies said the crisis in Ethiopia’s conflict-ravaged Tigray region had plunged it into famine. “This is going to get a lot worse,” a top aid official said.

Famine in Ethiopia Becomes Worst Hunger Crisis in a Decade
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Peruvian Election, Still Undecided, Pushes a Democracy to Its Brink

Peruvian Election, Still Undecided, Pushes a Democracy to Its Brink
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The two presidential candidates are locked in a near tie. One claims fraud and ...

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A New Israeli Government Could Mean Help for Neglected Bedouin Villages

A New Israeli Government Could Mean Help for Neglected Bedouin Villages
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An Arab party in the emerging government is pushing it to recognize communities that ...

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Oxford University Scholars Protest Cecil Rhodes Statue

Oxford University Scholars Protest Cecil Rhodes Statue
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A statue of British imperialist Cecil Rhodes at Oxford University has drawn criticism for ...

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Scholars at Oxford University Refuse to Teach Under Statue of Colonialist

Scholars at Oxford University Refuse to Teach Under Statue of Colonialist
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A statue of British imperialist Cecil Rhodes at Oxford University has drawn criticism for ...

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Biden Says U.S. Will Donate 500 Million Vaccine Doses for Poorer Countries

Biden Says U.S. Will Donate 500 Million Vaccine Doses for Poorer Countries
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“When we see people hurting and suffering anywhere around the world, we seek to ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 19:58:35 +0000

Wife of El Chapo Pleads Guilty to Helping Run His Drug Empire

Wife of El Chapo Pleads Guilty to Helping Run His Drug Empire
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Under an agreement with U.S. prosecutors, Emma Coronel Aispuro will likely be sentenced to ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 19:54:53 +0000

In Pictures: President Biden’s Trip to Europe

In Pictures: President Biden’s Trip to Europe
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The president is in Cornwall, England to meet with other leaders of wealthy democracies.

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 18:16:22 +0000

Macy's July 4 Fireworks Return to N.Y.C. at Pre-Pandemic Brilliance

Macy's July 4 Fireworks Return to N.Y.C. at Pre-Pandemic Brilliance
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“Why is it possible?” Mayor Bill de Blasio said in announcing the milestone. “Because ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 17:56:50 +0000

Argentine President Offends With Comment: ‘Brazilians Emerged from the Jungle’

Argentine President Offends With Comment: ‘Brazilians Emerged from the Jungle’
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President Alberto Fernández tried to connect with the Spanish prime minister by highlighting Argentina’s ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:50:00 +0000

Afghanistan, in Crisis, Gets 700,000 Vaccine Doses From China

Afghanistan, in Crisis, Gets 700,000 Vaccine Doses From China
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“There are no empty bed for patients in Kabul hospitals,” said a spokesman for ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:22:17 +0000

Live Updates: U.S. and Britain Sign Renewed Atlantic Charter

Live Updates: U.S. and Britain Sign Renewed Atlantic Charter
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With the world reeling from the pandemic, President Biden and Prime Minister Boris Johnson ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:10:32 +0000

Without Vaccine Boost, Many African Nations May Not Meet W.H.O. Goal

Without Vaccine Boost, Many African Nations May Not Meet W.H.O. Goal
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The World Health Organization’s goal that each country across the world be able to ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 16:08:27 +0000

Jill Biden Wears 'Love' Jacket in Contrast With Melania Trump's

Jill Biden Wears 'Love' Jacket in Contrast With Melania Trump's
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Jill Biden’s “Love” jacket drew instant comparisons to Melania Trump’s “I really don’t care, ...

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Elite German Police Unit Disbanded Over Far-Right Group Chat

Elite German Police Unit Disbanded Over Far-Right Group Chat
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The move against the unit in Frankfurt is the latest by German authorities to ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:59:02 +0000

Live Updates: U.S. and Britain Plan to Announce Renewed Atlantic Charter

Live Updates: U.S. and Britain Plan to Announce Renewed Atlantic Charter
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With the world reeling from the pandemic, President Biden and Prime Minister Boris Johnson ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:51:23 +0000

Covid Live Updates: European Leaders Support a Full Coronavirus Inquiry

Covid Live Updates: European Leaders Support a Full Coronavirus Inquiry
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A W.H.O. study into the pathogen’s origins was criticized because of China’s limited cooperation. ...

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As U.S. Withdraws, Afghan Interpreters Fear Being Left Behind

As U.S. Withdraws, Afghan Interpreters Fear Being Left Behind
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A program to bring people employed by the American military to the United States ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:39:52 +0000

Solar Eclipse 2021: Highlights From the 'Ring of Fire'

Solar Eclipse 2021: Highlights From the 'Ring of Fire'
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Weather and geography made it difficult to see the rare spectacle, but some intrepid ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:35:03 +0000

Argentine President Offends With Comment on Race: ‘Brazilians Emerged from the Jungle’

Argentine President Offends With Comment on Race: ‘Brazilians Emerged from the Jungle’
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President Alberto Fernández tried to connect with the Spanish prime minister by highlighting Argentina’s ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:31:42 +0000

The C.D.C.’s New Leader Follows the Science. Is That Enough?

The C.D.C.’s New Leader Follows the Science. Is That Enough?
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By all accounts, Dr. Rochelle Walensky is a fierce advocate and an empathetic scientist. ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:12:52 +0000

Sexual Harassment and Online Abuse Pervasive in U.K. Schools, Review Finds

Sexual Harassment and Online Abuse Pervasive in U.K. Schools, Review Finds
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The investigation, which relied on accounts from 900 students, found that sexual harassment — ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 14:54:44 +0000

Support for Ban on Nuclear Weapons Is Rising Within NATO, Advocates Say

Support for Ban on Nuclear Weapons Is Rising Within NATO, Advocates Say
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The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons said in a report on Thursday that ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 13:52:42 +0000

Pope Francis Rejects German Cardinal's Offer to Resign

Pope Francis Rejects German Cardinal's Offer to Resign
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Cardinal Reinhard Marx had sought to quit as a way to take responsibility for ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 13:48:14 +0000

Biden Aims to Bolster U.S. Alliances in Europe, but Challenges Loom

Biden Aims to Bolster U.S. Alliances in Europe, but Challenges Loom
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The good will President Biden brings on his first trip abroad papers over lingering ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 13:28:51 +0000

Johnson to Push 'Global Britain' at G7, Even as He Cuts Foreign Aid

Johnson to Push 'Global Britain' at G7, Even as He Cuts Foreign Aid
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As Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to host the Group of 7 meeting, he ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 13:23:27 +0000

Britain Detains ‘Noah’s Ark,’ Doubting It Can Handle the Sea

Britain Detains ‘Noah’s Ark,’ Doubting It Can Handle the Sea
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The British maritime authorities want to see paperwork proving that the ark, a floating ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 12:58:47 +0000

Pocketbook Politics

Pocketbook Politics
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After Manchin’s big announcement, what’s next for Democrats?

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 10:30:04 +0000

Confused? Overwhelmed? You May Have Travel Whiplash.

Confused? Overwhelmed? You May Have Travel Whiplash.
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Going from one place to another right now can mean being jolted by conflicting ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 09:00:13 +0000

Wuhan Markets Sold Animals That Could Have Infected Humans With Covid, Study Finds

Wuhan Markets Sold Animals That Could Have Infected Humans With Covid, Study Finds
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The study sheds new light on the possible role of the wildlife trade in ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 07:46:55 +0000

Johnson to Push 'Global Britain' at G7, Even as He Cuts Foreign Aid

Johnson to Push 'Global Britain' at G7, Even as He Cuts Foreign Aid
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As Prime Minister Boris Johnson prepares to host the Group of 7 meeting, he ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 07:20:40 +0000

Canada Plans to Let Fully Vaccinated Residents Skip Hotel Quarantine

Canada Plans to Let Fully Vaccinated Residents Skip Hotel Quarantine
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Fully vaccinated Canadians — of which there are relatively few — will be able ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 04:29:02 +0000

U.S. Weighs Possibility of Airstrikes if Afghan Forces Face Crisis

U.S. Weighs Possibility of Airstrikes if Afghan Forces Face Crisis
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The Pentagon is considering whether to intervene with warplanes or drones in the event ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 04:09:34 +0000

Solar Eclipse 2021: Where and When to Watch the 'Ring of Fire'

Solar Eclipse 2021: Where and When to Watch the 'Ring of Fire'
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Weather and geography may make it difficult to see the rare spectacle, but those ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 04:00:08 +0000

Covid Updates: Latin America Is Among Regions Most in Need of Vaccines, W.H.O. Says

Covid Updates: Latin America Is Among Regions Most in Need of Vaccines, W.H.O. Says
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President Biden could announce a plan to distribute 500 million Pfizer-BioNTech doses as early ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 03:49:06 +0000

Biden to Send Millions of Pfizer Vaccine Doses to 100 Countries

Biden to Send Millions of Pfizer Vaccine Doses to 100 Countries
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The White House’s move is part of a nascent campaign to inoculate the world, ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 02:59:31 +0000

Man Charged With Stealing 500 Covid Vaccine Cards in Los Angeles

Man Charged With Stealing 500 Covid Vaccine Cards in Los Angeles
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The arrest was made in April, but the charge was delayed while the police ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 02:10:48 +0000

California Eases Mask Rules for Vaccinated Residents

California Eases Mask Rules for Vaccinated Residents
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The shift will coincide with the much-anticipated lifting of remaining business capacity restrictions in ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 02:06:55 +0000

In Europe, Biden Vows to Build Alliances and Democracy

In Europe, Biden Vows to Build Alliances and Democracy
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Ahead of meetings with Group of 7, NATO and European Union leaders, and Vladimir ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 01:24:51 +0000

As Hawaii More Fully Reopens to Tourists, Hilo Jail Sees Case Surge

As Hawaii More Fully Reopens to Tourists, Hilo Jail Sees Case Surge
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The National Guard is helping with testing and security to control the outbreak at ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 01:16:02 +0000

With a Ban on Navalny's Group, Putin Sends a Message to Biden

With a Ban on Navalny's Group, Putin Sends a Message to Biden
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The move, just a week before their summit, will likely push the Russian opposition ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 00:33:32 +0000

Vaccines Cannot Come Too Soon for Regions Like Latin America, W.H.O. Says

Vaccines Cannot Come Too Soon for Regions Like Latin America, W.H.O. Says
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Eight of the 10 countries with the highest rate of Covid deaths per capita ...

  • Thu, 10 Jun 2021 00:03:30 +0000

U.S. Weighs Possibility of Airstrikes if Afghan Forces Face Crisis

U.S. Weighs Possibility of Airstrikes if Afghan Forces Face Crisis
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The Pentagon is considering whether to intervene with warplanes or drones in the event ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 23:21:02 +0000

Hundreds Arrested in Global Sting Using App Run by F.B.I.

Hundreds Arrested in Global Sting Using App Run by F.B.I.
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Global law enforcement officials revealed a three-year operation in which they said they had ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 22:36:42 +0000

A Multibillion-Dollar Plan to End Polio, and Soon

A Multibillion-Dollar Plan to End Polio, and Soon
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A global partnership announced plans to spend more than $5 billion to eradicate poliovirus.

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 22:11:46 +0000

Canada Plans to Let Fully Vaccinated Residents Skip Hotel Quarantine

Canada Plans to Let Fully Vaccinated Residents Skip Hotel Quarantine
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Fully vaccinated Canadians — of which there are relatively few — will be able ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:54:26 +0000

In Nicaragua, Repression Deepens as More Opposition Leaders Are Detained

In Nicaragua, Repression Deepens as More Opposition Leaders Are Detained
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With a stunning wave of arrests of political opponents and civil society leaders, President ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:54:25 +0000

Covid Live Updates: U.S. to Send 500 Million Pfizer Shots to 100 Nations Over Next Year

Covid Live Updates: U.S. to Send 500 Million Pfizer Shots to 100 Nations Over Next Year
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President Biden is under intense pressure to do more to address the global shortage ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:52:59 +0000

Biden Revokes and Replaces Trump Order That Banned TikTok

Biden Revokes and Replaces Trump Order That Banned TikTok
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The new order calls for a broader review of a number of foreign-controlled applications ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:46:45 +0000

Live Updates: Arriving in Europe, Biden Vows to Build Alliances and Democracy

Live Updates: Arriving in Europe, Biden Vows to Build Alliances and Democracy
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Ahead of meetings with Group of 7, NATO and European Union leaders, and Vladimir ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:29:32 +0000

Biden Argues for Democracy and Diplomacy as He Starts Europe Trip

Biden Argues for Democracy and Diplomacy as He Starts Europe Trip
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In his first overseas trip as president, Mr. Biden said no nation can solve ...

  • Wed, 09 Jun 2021 21:29:30 +0000