Your New Digest 1 http://feed.informer.com/digests/WKCLTCFFB4/feeder Your New Digest 1 Respective post owners and feed distributors Thu, 23 Sep 2010 19:53:46 -0400 Feed Informer http://feed.informer.com/ Justin Trudeau’s Family Vacation on Aga Khan’s Island Leads to Ethics Inquiry http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/americas/justin-trudeau-canada-aga-khan-ethics-investigation-mary-dawson.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:aae0f223-c3b7-6296-e42d-66884a8851a9 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:59:44 -0500 The conflict-of-interest investigation and another involving a political fund-raiser threaten to tarnish Mr. Trudeau’s image. Casey Dellacqua’s Road to Recovery After Concussion Leads Her Home http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/sports/tennis/concussion-casey-dellacqua.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:628c7c68-86ab-f7b3-4f2b-8b2f0f831467 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:08:24 -0500 Dellacqua, who fell and hit her head during the 2015 China Open, missed nine months of competition while living in a “constant world of drowsiness.” Road to Recovery After Concussion Leads to Australian Open http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/sports/tennis/concussion-casey-dellacqua.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:1b68f5e7-19a4-3ddb-c56c-828d4c70b6c1 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:08:24 -0500 Casey Dellacqua, who fell and hit her head during the 2015 China Open, missed nine months of competition while living in a “constant world of drowsiness.” Venezuela Issues New Bank Notes Because of Hyperinflation http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/americas/nuevos-billetes-venezuela-new-banknotes.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:48323aca-c0d6-8bff-11c2-215c736d4d6d Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:48:56 -0500 The move, which has been surrounded by chaos for over a month, is meant to lighten the load for Venezuelans who must carry around bags of cash. Egyptian Court Blocks Plan to Transfer Two Islands to Saudi Arabia http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/middleeast/egypt-saudi-arabia-tiran-et-sanafir-.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:f031f7ba-fda1-f543-37c8-a6712bcda9ed Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:19:01 -0500 The verdict is widely expected to further shake, but not break, the strained ties between Cairo and its main financial backer. Suspect in Istanbul Rampage on New Year’s Is Captured, Turkey Says http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/turkey-suspect-captured.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:626ecc5b-6d91-1aa4-c17c-b9d4d3e03907 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:25:16 -0500 The semiofficial Anadolu news agency said the man, Abdulgadir Masharipov, had been captured alive along with four others in the Esenyurt district of Istanbul. Gunman Kills 5 at International Music Festival in Mexico http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/americas/mexico-bpm-festival-shooting-playa-del-carmen.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:69f3a9c7-e73a-bbe3-565d-2ce29f9fb6ff Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:14:34 -0500 The attacker was being sought after opening fire during a BPM electronic music festival in Playa Del Carmen, and tourists were among the dead, officials said. 5 Killed in Shooting at International Music Festival in Mexico http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/americas/mexico-bpm-festival-shooting-playa-del-carmen.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:a90f24e8-8382-a35b-3b0c-96b6d8ff958e Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:14:34 -0500 An attacker was being sought after opening fire during a BPM electronic music festival in Playa Del Carmen, and tourists were among the dead, officials said. Northern Ireland Sets Early Election in Shadow of ‘Brexit’ http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/northern-ireland-early-election.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:6ff64f53-09f9-bbda-2edd-ad2c783063cf Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:09:00 -0500 Sinn Fein, the Catholic party that forced the early vote, appears to hope that worries over leaving the European Union will weaken its unionist rivals. Northern Ireland, Forced by Sinn Fein, Sets Early Election in Shadow of ‘Brexit’ http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/northern-ireland-early-election.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:d6180dee-270b-f125-97de-12565903216d Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:09:00 -0500 Sinn Fein, the Catholic party that forced the early vote, appears to hope that worries over leaving the European Union will weaken its unionist rivals. Northern Ireland Sets Early Election in Shadow of ‘Brexit’ http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/northern-ireland-early-election.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:dfbf4d47-4103-8e57-2c77-9705df1b3921 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:08:59 -0500 Sinn Fein, the Catholic party that forced the early vote, appears to hope that worries over leaving the European Union will weaken its unionist rivals. Suspect in Deadly Istanbul Rampage on New Year’s Is Captured, Turkey Says http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/turkey-suspect-captured.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:c8e7d3fc-7c32-dba9-e935-a6a5e214f692 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:07:34 -0500 The Anadolu news agency said he had been captured alive in the Esenyurt district of Istanbul. What’s Anxious and Angry? The World on the Eve of Trump http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/trump-eu-nato-merkel-brexit-russia-germany-china.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:fa4f0899-14bb-d9dd-d28f-3e2d92ee6d8e Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:02:34 -0500 Having made contradictory comments, President-elect Donald J. Trump has many nations wondering about his policies. But there’s also a sense that his words should not be taken too literally. As Trump Era Arrives, a Sense of Uncertainty Grips the World http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/trump-eu-nato-merkel-brexit-russia-germany-china.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:a5624f59-cfd5-e262-de89-a49d1a843c39 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:02:34 -0500 Having made contradictory comments, President-elect Donald J. Trump has many nations wondering about his policies. But there’s also a sense that his words should not be taken too literally. For Trump, Three Decades of Chasing Deals in Russia http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/us/politics/donald-trump-russia-business.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:42733e4b-4fb3-acc6-395c-2b334777388e Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:44:53 -0500 Donald J. Trump, and eventually his children, repeatedly sought business in Russia as far back as 1987, in a variety of ventures. But none got off the ground. As Inauguration Nears, Trump Keeps World Leaders on Edge http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/donald-trump-world-leaders.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:ef625919-51e2-af3b-4c5c-e7320e6d4a23 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:43:35 -0500 The president-elect drew global responses after an interview with The Wall Street Journal and with two European newspapers, Bild and The Times of London. Indian Politician Wins Right to Use Bicycle as Election Symbol http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/asia/indian-politician-wins-right-to-use-bicycle-as-election-symbol.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:6ecfc321-68c3-efa5-884d-8afd704d6c14 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:34:33 -0500 A panel ruled that the man’s father, a fellow Uttar Pradesh politician with whom he was in dispute, could choose from symbols like a toffee, a pressure cooker and ice cream. Akhilesh Yadav, Indian Politician, Wins Right to Use Bicycle as Election Symbol http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/asia/indian-politician-wins-right-to-use-bicycle-as-election-symbol.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:8de363e0-4992-50ec-945d-0ff248c1b0ec Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:34:33 -0500 A panel ruled that Mr. Yadav’s father, a fellow Uttar Pradesh politician with whom he was in dispute, could choose from symbols like a toffee, a pressure cooker and ice cream. Gunman Kills 5 at International Music Festival in Mexico http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/americas/mexico-bpm-festival-shooting-playa-del-carmen.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:280aca58-4af8-c1bf-13ef-28c272c3b289 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:34:13 -0500 The attacker was being sought after opening fire during a BPM electronic music festival in Playa Del Carmen, and tourists were among the dead, officials said. Gunman Kills 5 at International Music Festival in Mexico http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/americas/mexico-bpm-festival-shooting-playa-del-carmen.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:f8eb7b17-2594-3bb1-c212-9b2104b9f275 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:34:12 -0500 The attacker was being sought after opening fire during a BPM electronic music festival in Playa Del Carmen, and tourists were among the dead, officials said. Cold War Jitters Resurface as U.S. Marines Arrive in Norway http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/norway-us-russia-marines.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:1cca3980-bc51-4d48-a096-ac17d9fff954 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:40:29 -0500 Despite being generally welcomed, the presence of the Marines — shown on Norwegian television dragging their suitcases through the snow — also provoked concerns. Cold War Jitters Resurface as U.S. Marines Arrive in Norway http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/norway-us-russia-marines.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:294a64e8-8939-7ad8-0fbb-96f906a18898 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:40:28 -0500 Despite being generally welcomed, the presence of the Marines — shown on Norwegian television dragging their suitcases through the snow — also provoked concerns. Antiaircraft Weapons Again Open Fire in Tehran http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/middleeast/antiaircraft-weapons-open-fire-in-tehran.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:1254061c-115d-0316-6da4-17ecdec0d865 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:36:25 -0500 The authorities in Iran said the target was a camera drone, the second such incident in a month. Global Health: How the Response to Zika Failed Millions http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/health/zika-virus-response.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:b79c4291-0c0d-c66f-b28c-4b57f93bfc10 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:06:03 -0500 One year after the W.H.O. declared a public health emergency, experts reflect on the response to the virus and find many aspects wanting. World’s 8 Richest Have as Much Wealth as Bottom Half of Global Population http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/eight-richest-wealth-oxfam.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:5fed6fc4-8928-bdfd-0f31-d27876f9243e Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:07:57 -0500 The eight, all men, hold as much money as the 3.6 billion people who make up the world’s poorest half, Oxfam said in a report that highlighted inequality. 26 Sentenced to Death in Bangladesh for Killing 7 People http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2017/01/16/world/asia/ap-as-bangladesh-political-killings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:6d5a51c3-415d-972c-b5fb-0da116b1160b Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:57:50 -0500 A Bangladesh court on Monday sentenced 26 people, including a politician and three officials of an elite security battalion, to death in the politically motivated killings of seven people in 2014. Burnley Journal: U.K. Police Look to Young Recruits to Help Shed an Image as ‘Male, Pale and Stale’ http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/europe/uk-police-diversity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:54ad044f-b230-8d0f-4ce0-d1a7dbf375bd Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:36:16 -0500 A program, similar to Teach for America, places university graduates for two years in some of the country’s most troubled areas, with a focus on diversifying the police corps. Op-Ed Contributor: The Lady and the Rohingya http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/opinion/the-rohingya-the-ladys-problem-from-hell.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:5b372469-b88e-a61f-cc78-23e9ec8dae25 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:58:07 -0500 Excessive criticism of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi is obscuring why Myanmar’s Muslims are persecuted and how to change that. At Least 30 Killed in Kyrgyzstan as Turkish Cargo Plane Crashes http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/asia/kyrgyzstan-bishkek-plane-crash.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:a6a47850-779e-5dcb-0ea1-e0d9f5573df6 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:11:42 -0500 The plane was approaching the airport in Bishkek, the capital, when it struck a cluster of houses. At Least 32 Killed in Kyrgyzstan as Turkish Cargo Plane Crashes http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/asia/kyrgyzstan-bishkek-plane-crash.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:ad1c905a-5cee-be21-84c0-54035962fa20 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:11:42 -0500 The plane was approaching the airport in Bishkek, the capital, when it struck a cluster of houses. Turkish Cargo Plane Crashes Into Village in Kyrgyzstan, Killing Dozens http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/asia/kyrgyzstan-bishkek-plane-crash.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:f884ecf9-0f3e-3407-6e75-21dd4c43a951 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:11:42 -0500 The plane was approaching the airport in Bishkek, the capital, when it struck a cluster of houses. World’s 8 Richest Have as Much Wealth as Bottom Half of Global Population http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/eight-richest-wealth-oxfam.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:89d85b50-0cf9-8fd4-a7f2-0fc1c302862d Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:56:25 -0500 Eight men hold as much money as the 3.6 billion people who make up the world’s poorest half, the charity Oxfam said in a report that highlighted inequality. World’s 8 Richest Have as Much Wealth as Bottom Half of Global Population http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/eight-richest-wealth-oxfam.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:9e822c59-6027-f286-c747-a8e07bf39721 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:56:24 -0500 Eight men hold as much money as the 3.6 billion people who make up the world’s poorest half, the charity Oxfam said in a report that highlighted inequality. President Rodrigo Duterte of Philippines Criticized Over Martial Law Warning http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/asia/philippines-duterte-martial-law.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:600b9d6d-044a-d530-1350-399059ef57e8 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:31:35 -0500 One rights activist said that Mr. Duterte was harboring “fascist dreams” after he said that he could impose martial law to curb drug abuse. What in the World: China’s Poplar Trees: A Spring Nuisance That Snows White Fluff http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/what-in-the-world/chinese-metropolises-springtime-foe-the-poplar-tree.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:18fcd3d8-94b8-9fc5-c682-cc4be10f4e15 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:00:23 -0500 Poplar trees blanket the country with balls of fuzz, which irritate people’s eyes and even disrupt traffic. The government has resorted to drastic measures to stop the fluff. What in the World: China’s Poplar Trees: A Spring Nuisance That Snows White Fluff http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/what-in-the-world/chinese-metropolises-springtime-foe-the-poplar-tree.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:4a3c1d32-c9e5-83f9-caf1-40b7e178698b Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:00:22 -0500 Poplar trees blanket the country with balls of fuzz, which irritate people’s eyes and even disrupt traffic. The government has resorted to drastic measures to stop the fluff. Samsung Heir Faces Arrest on Charges of Bribing South Korea’s President http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/asia/south-korea-samsung-arrest-jay-lee-park-geun-hye.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:13450530-20c7-55e7-7d76-445a8c47c4ea Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:22:54 -0500 Jay Y. Lee, the de facto head of Samsung, is accused of ordering large payments to the family of President Park Geun-hye’s confidante and two foundations. World Leaders Push Israel and Trump to Forge a 2-State Deal http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/middleeast/missing-at-israel-palestinian-peace-conference-israelis-or-palestinians.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:587eefc7-6218-033f-8bad-a729e202fb55 Mon, 16 Jan 2017 02:55:08 -0500 Though peace efforts between Israel and the Palestinians seem doomed, world leaders gathered in Paris for a peace conference and signaled that they still longed for a solution. At Least 30 Dead After Turkish Cargo Plane Crashes in Kyrgyzstan http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/16/world/asia/kyrgyzstan-bishkek-plane-crash.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:71bc6f31-391c-9ad6-1134-aa0a600552dd Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:01:03 -0500 The plane was approaching the airport in the capital when it crashed, killing at least 30 people, most of them on the ground. The cause of the crash was unclear. South Korea Prosecutor Seeks Arrest of Samsung Group Leader in Bribery Case http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/asia/south-korea-samsung-arrest-jay-lee-park-geun-hye.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:16a8f6bc-98a6-0fb9-e035-a0d76081765d Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:18:34 -0500 Jay Y. Lee, the de facto head of Samsung, is accused of ordering large donations to the family of President Park Geun-hye’s confidante and two foundations. South Korea to Arrest Samsung Group Leader in Presidential Bribery Inquiry http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/asia/south-korea-samsung-arrest-park-geun-hye.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:d37e318f-88a3-872c-47e8-6e7d6531e7c7 Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:40:51 -0500 Jay Y. Lee, the de facto head of Samsung, is accused of ordering large donations to the family of President Park Geun-hye’s confidante and two foundations. Trump Criticizes NATO and Hopes for ‘Good Deals’ With Russia http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/europe/donald-trump-nato.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:fcaf018f-5ecd-9033-af14-f44060bc8d05 Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:58:09 -0500 The president-elect called NATO “obsolete,” praised Brexit and expressed hope for a nuclear deal with Russia in a wide-ranging interview with European newspapers. On Soccer: Restoring an Atmosphere, if Not Yet an Aura, in Manchester http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/sports/soccer/manchester-united-liverpool-old-trafford.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:de0e864f-8f4a-c09a-fde3-68f0d27d4903 Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:32:20 -0500 Manchester United Manager José Mourinho has criticized his fans for not being vocal enough. They responded with a stadium-shaking effort against Liverpool. On Soccer: Restoring an Atmosphere, if Not Yet an Aura, in Manchester http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/sports/soccer/manchester-united-liverpool-old-trafford.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:d3adf63e-83e5-829c-b72e-8bfbdc1a4ecb Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:32:19 -0500 Manchester United Manager José Mourinho has criticized his fans for not being vocal enough. They responded with a stadium-shaking effort against Liverpool. World Leaders Push Israel and Trump to Forge a 2-State Deal http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/middleeast/missing-at-israel-palestinian-peace-conference-israelis-or-palestinians.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:de5a5cad-7617-7ddd-92a6-0b90a412e662 Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:02:21 -0500 Though peace efforts between Israel and the Palestinians seem doomed, world leaders gathered in Paris for a peace conference and signaled that they still longed for a solution. Missing at Israel-Palestinian Peace Conference: Israelis or Palestinians http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/middleeast/missing-at-israel-palestinian-peace-conference-israelis-or-palestinians.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:8febe5c5-f898-9cee-21b3-6e1c33dacd8c Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:02:20 -0500 Israel’s prime minister called the gathering in France ‘among the last twitches of yesterday’s world,’ and looked ahead to the Trump era. On Soccer: Restoring an Atmosphere, if Not Yet an Aura, in Manchester http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/sports/soccer/manchester-united-liverpool-old-trafford.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:8f521a30-64eb-3811-4bf0-37abf9c52110 Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:28:01 -0500 Manchester United Manager José Mourinho has criticized his fans for not being vocal enough. They responded with a stadium-shaking effort against Liverpool. Bucharest Journal: Keeping Alive a Haven for Yiddish Culture in Modern Romania http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/europe/romania-jewish-theater-bucharest.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:a846e60a-5586-c8cc-e3ca-ecfc5c1ec425 Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:04:16 -0500 Bucharest is home to one of only a handful of Yiddish theaters left in Europe, which remained open even as Romania was gripped by anti-Semitism during World War II. The Interpreter: ‘Kompromat’ and the Danger of Doubt and Confusion in a Democracy http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/europe/kompromat-donald-trump-russia-democracy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:85554e09-8e4d-718c-5824-035ccf99a8ff Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:55:40 -0500 Although the manufacturing of public cynicism tends to be associated with Russia, it is a common feature and tool of authoritarian nations. It Can Power a Small Nation. But This Wind Farm in China Is Mostly Idle. http://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/15/world/asia/china-gansu-wind-farm.html?partner=rss&emc=rss NYT > World urn:uuid:0b4e6941-f100-eea9-1b46-00e0eaf38b8d Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:18:10 -0500 The Jiuquan Wind Power Base epitomizes the country’s ambition to become a global leader in clean energy. It also reflects the deep challenges facing the sector in China.