Photos of Peaceful Charlottesville Vigil: ?Our Home, Not Their Home? - 17 Aug 2017 at 11:06am - Marchers ? many of them college students ? sang hymns, gospel songs and other anthems of belonging at a gathering that was largely organized by word of mouth.

In Backing Alt-Right, A.C.L.U. Embraces Role in Defending ?Groups We Detest? - 17 Aug 2017 at 10:58am - The group?s defense of a planned rally in Virginia, before the violence, has parallels to its seminal role in a proposed neo-Nazi gathering in Skokie, Ill., in 1977.

Joshua Wong and 2 Others Jailed in Hong Kong Over Pro-Democracy Protest - 17 Aug 2017 at 10:42am - Mr. Wong and two fellow leaders of the monthslong demonstrations in 2014 were jailed after the Beijing-backed government of Hong Kong pushed for harsher punishment.

Bannon Interview Deepens Confusion Over U.S. Strategy for North Korea - 17 Aug 2017 at 10:41am - The White House adviser?s blunt remarks appeared to undercut the United States? top military official, who sought to persuade China to get tough on Pyongyang.

Charlottesville, Stephen Bannon, Joshua Wong: Your Thursday Briefing - 17 Aug 2017 at 10:38am - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

Trump ?Sad? Over Removal of ?Our Beautiful Statues? - 17 Aug 2017 at 10:32am - On Twitter, the president echoes a refrain of white supremacist groups that oppose the removal of Confederate monuments.

Some Democrats See Tax Reform as a Path to Taxing Carbon - 17 Aug 2017 at 10:25am - Two Senate Democrats are advocating a carbon tax plan that would cut the corporate tax rate as well as greenhouse gas emissions.

Saudi Arabia Reopens Qatar Border for Hajj Pilgrims - 17 Aug 2017 at 10:13am - Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday that it is reopening its border with Qatar to allow Qataris to attend the hajj, despite a monthslong rift between Doha and four Arab countries led by Riyadh that prompted both sides to trade accusations of politicizing the pilgrimage.

Common Sense: C.E.O.s Long Avoided Politics. Trump Is Changing the Calculus. - 17 Aug 2017 at 9:43am - Corporate leaders often avoid taking political stands, especially on the president. Equivocation from the White House on right-wing extremism has forced a response.

Southwest Rises as 2018 Senate Battleground - 17 Aug 2017 at 9:23am - As the region?s politics evolve, and as Republicans wrestle with internal divisions under President Trump, Democrats see a chance to pick up seats in Arizona and Nevada.

New York Today: New York Today: Dealing With Noisy Neighbors - 17 Aug 2017 at 9:12am - Thursday: How to handle the loud apartment next door, a Confederate plaque comes down, and an Elvis Presley anniversary.

The Night the Oxygen Ran Out in an Indian Hospital - 17 Aug 2017 at 9:08am - The Modi government has been sharply criticized after children died when a vendor cut off oxygen supplies for lack of payment.

California Today: California Today: A Growing Threat on the Shoreline - 17 Aug 2017 at 8:53am - Thursday: Erosion continues to reshape the coast, the removal of Confederate symbols in Southern California, and another orca dies in San Diego.

Congressional Memo: Republicans in Congress May Be Stuck in a Relationship Wi... - 17 Aug 2017 at 8:30am - Some Republican Congress members are creating distance from President Trump, but they are still depending on the White House.

Malala Yousafzai, Shot by the Taliban, Is Going to Oxford - 17 Aug 2017 at 8:13am - The Pakistani-born activist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize made the announcement on Twitter.

Zimbabwe?s First Lady Said to Seek Diplomatic Immunity Over Assault Claim - 17 Aug 2017 at 8:07am - A South African model said Grace Mugabe attacked her with an extension cord after finding her with the first lady?s two sons in a luxury hotel room in Johannesburg.

Australian Senator Wears Burqa in Parliament to Push for Ban - 17 Aug 2017 at 7:52am - The move by Pauline Hanson, the leader of the anti-immigrant One Nation party, drew strong criticism, with one lawmaker denouncing it as ?appalling.?

As Alibaba?s Profit Surges, Its Shares Catch Up With U.S. Online Giants? - 17 Aug 2017 at 7:23am - Investors are beginning to value the e-commerce giant and Tencent, its rival, on par with Facebook and Amazon as their sway in China grows.

Philippine Drug War Logs Deadliest Week Yet: 58 Killed in 3 Days - 17 Aug 2017 at 6:47am - The ?one-time, big-time? raids in Manila and its suburbs show the police are ?not relenting? in President Rodrigo Duterte?s violent, monthslong campaign.

Chinese Novelist Is Arrested in 4 Murders From 2 Decades Ago - 17 Aug 2017 at 5:47am - Liu Yongbiao, author of ?The Guilty Secret,? had planned a novel about a writer who got away with a series of killings.

Trump Lawyer Forwards Email Echoing Secessionist Rhetoric - 17 Aug 2017 at 5:47am - The email, forwarded to journalists, cites ?no difference? between Robert E. Lee and George Washington. It claims Black Lives Matter is infiltrated by terrorists.

Trump Comments on Race Open Breach With C.E.O.s, Military and G.O.P. - 17 Aug 2017 at 5:37am - President Trump was abandoned by executives, contradicted by military leaders and shunned by Republicans outraged by his defense of white nationalists.

Chinese Video on Border Standoff With India Provokes Accusations of Racism - 17 Aug 2017 at 5:26am - The video, produced by China?s state-run news media and filled with stereotypes and stilted jokes, could escalate tensions between the two countries.

Working to Close the Breast-Feeding Gap - 17 Aug 2017 at 5:00am - Black women are less likely to nurse their babies than whites and Hispanics. Organizations are trying to change that, both online and in person.

Feature: ?How Would an Ethical Officer React?? - 17 Aug 2017 at 5:00am - A new class of Dallas recruits trains to step into an uneasy moment in American policing.

How New Jersey Got 4,775 Guns Back - 17 Aug 2017 at 5:00am - An M-16 and a sawed-off shotgun were among the nearly 5,000 guns collected at a two-day buyback event in New Jersey, where guns could be dropped off with no questions asked.

Best of Late Night: James Corden Jabs Trump for Disbanding His Business Councils - 17 Aug 2017 at 4:54am - Mr. Corden said: ?Forget creating new manufacturing jobs in this country. Trump can?t even manufacture manufacturing councils.?

Prominent Opposition Leader in Iran Begins Hunger Strike - 17 Aug 2017 at 4:26am - Old, sick and increasingly frustrated, Mehdi Karroubi, who has been under house arrest since 2011, demanded a public trial in exchange for ending his fast.

How Trump?s Predecessors Dealt With the North Korean Threat - 17 Aug 2017 at 4:22am - The Clinton, Bush and Obama administrations each tried to threaten or cajole North Korea into abandoning its weapons programs. None succeeded.

Europe Edition: Donald Trump, ?Brexit,? Angela Merkel: Your Thursday Briefing - 17 Aug 2017 at 3:27am - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

Hackers Briefly Take Over HBO Twitter Accounts - 17 Aug 2017 at 1:47am - Although the damage appeared limited to a few taunting posts, it came after a string of deeper, but apparently unrelated, breaches.

A Chinese Video Game Rakes In Cash ? and Draws Young Rule Breakers - 17 Aug 2017 at 1:10am - Amid political pressure, Tencent?s popular Honor of Kings added limits on how long young people can play, but fake accounts and other workarounds have proliferated.

Asia and Australia Edition: Charlottesville, Guam, Alibaba: Your Thursday Bri... - 17 Aug 2017 at 1:04am - Here?s what you need to know to start your day.

Bannon Mocks Colleagues and ?Alt-Right? in Interview - 17 Aug 2017 at 12:00am - In an interview he said he believed was private, Stephen K. Bannon described the alt-right as a ?collection of clowns? and lashed out at rivals in the Trump administration.

Trump?s Embrace of Racially Charged Past Puts Republicans in Crisis - 16 Aug 2017 at 11:41pm - The president?s response to the Charlottesville violence has drawn starkly different reactions between his core supporters and party leaders who fear political oblivion.

Kenya Opposition Leader Says He?ll Expose Election Fraud - 16 Aug 2017 at 11:10pm - Raila Odinga, who lost last week?s presidential election to the incumbent, President Uhuru Kenyatta, says he will challenge the result in the Supreme Court.

Theresa May Sharpens Her Response to Trump?s Charlottesville Remarks - 16 Aug 2017 at 11:10pm - Britain?s prime minister has appeared reluctant to criticize the American president and seemed to tread carefully again after the violence in Virginia.

U.K. Sets Out Goals for an Open Irish Border. Trade Is More Complex. - 16 Aug 2017 at 11:10pm - Britain has vowed to keep an open frontier but remains vague about how to accomplish that while exiting the European Union?s single market and customs union.

Fact Check: Does Amazon Pay Taxes? Contrary to Trump Tweet, Yes - 16 Aug 2017 at 11:10pm - President Trump wrongly suggested, again, that Amazon does not pay taxes. The company paid $412 million last year and collects sales taxes in all states that levy them.

Russian Ex-Minister Accuses Putin Ally of Framing Him - 16 Aug 2017 at 11:09pm - Aleksei V. Ulyukayev, who is accused of taking $2 million in bribes, says he was set up in retaliation for his opposition to the sale of a company to the state oil giant Rosneft.