Critic’s Notebook: Images of the Border Crises Speak Louder Than ‘Womp Womp’ Critic’s Notebook: Images of the Border Crises Speak Louder Than ‘Womp Womp’

On cable TV and social media, the separation of parents from their children provoked empathy and exposed the emptiness of trolling.

today, 0:17
Canadians Brace for Cultural Changes as Marijuana Becomes Legal Canadians Brace for Cultural Changes as Marijuana Becomes Legal

Some Canadians say the decision to legalize recreational marijuana will present vast new commercial opportunities, while others worry about stoned tourists.

today, 3:19
Hungary Passes ‘Stop Soros’ Law Criminalizing Aid to Migrants Hungary Passes ‘Stop Soros’ Law Criminalizing Aid to Migrants

Prime Minister Viktor Orban campaigned on a nationalist, anti-immigrant platform. Providing help to those who enter the country illegally will now be punishable by up to a year in jail.

yesterday, 18:22
Trump’s Ace in the Hole in Trade War: A Strong Economy Trump’s Ace in the Hole in Trade War: A Strong Economy

Accelerating growth has given the administration more leverage over trading partners. But economists warn of potential headwinds beyond this year.

today, 0:19
Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17 Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says marijuana will be legal nationwide starting Oct. 17 in a move that should take market share away from organized crime and protect the nation's young people

today, 0:21
World Cup fans drinking Moscow dry, straining bars' beer supplies World Cup fans drinking Moscow dry, straining bars' beer supplies

Thousands of fans have been partying in the city center every night for a week.

yesterday, 21:28
H&M slammed for making Pride items in nations that ban homosexuality H&M slammed for making Pride items in nations that ban homosexuality

H&M is responding to criticisms over items from its first Pride collection being manufactured in nations where homosexuality is criminalized.        

today, 0:07
Twin brothers reunited 74 years after WWII death at Normandy Twin brothers reunited 74 years after WWII death at Normandy

American twin brothers killed in World War II are reunited 74 years after their deaths at a cemetery in Normandy

yesterday, 14:41
On North side of DMZ, it's change in the air On North side of DMZ, it's change in the air

On the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone, the sound of silence is a welcome sign of detente

yesterday, 15:00