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Rafting Across a Mexico River to Make a Living, and Remake a Life

Rafting Across a Mexico River to Make a Living, and Remake a Life

The rafts that ply the Suchiate River on the Mexico-Guatemala border are made of wood planks lashed to inner tubes of tractor tires.

Before Pope Francis Met Kim Davis, He Met With Gay Ex-Student

Before Pope Francis Met Kim Davis, He Met With Gay Ex-Student

Footage from Francis’ visit with a former student and his partner, and statements from the Vatican and a Kentucky clerk’s lawyer.

Suicide Bombing on Afghan Education Department Kills 12

Suicide Bombing on Afghan Education Department Kills 12

Afghans removing the body of a man killed in a shooting and suicide bombing in Jalalabad on Wednesday, the second attack in the city in 24 hours.

They Documented a Massacre. Their Prize Is a Prison Cell in Myanmar.

They Documented a Massacre. Their Prize Is a Prison Cell in Myanmar.

The Reuters journalist U Wa Lone was escorted by the police from a court in Yangon, Myanmar, last month. Such court visits have been a weekly ritual for him and another Reuters journalist, U Kyaw Soe Oo, going on three months.

U.K. Lawmakers Say Dirty Russian Money Is Still Flowing to London

U.K. Lawmakers Say Dirty Russian Money Is Still Flowing to London

The Russian Embassy on the exclusive avenue of Kensington Palace Gardens in March in London.

Melting Ice Uncovers 1946 Wreckage of U.S. Plane in Swiss Glacier

Melting Ice Uncovers 1946 Wreckage of U.S. Plane in Swiss Glacier

Some of the debris on Wednesday from a plane crash 70 years ago on the Gauli Glacier in Switzerland. The survival of everyone onboard “was the most improbable story in the history of international aviation,” one expert said.

U.S. to Issue New Sanctions on Russia Over Skripals’ Poisoning

U.S. to Issue New Sanctions on Russia Over Skripals’ Poisoning

The Trump administration announced Wednesday that it would soon impose new sanctions on Russia for violating American and international laws by attempting to assassinate a former Russian spy.

At Least 5 Killed in Afghan Hotel Attack That Trapped Hundreds of Guests

At Least 5 Killed in Afghan Hotel Attack That Trapped Hundreds of Guests

Black smoke rose from the Intercontinental Hotel after an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Critics Say He Can’t Beat a Dictator. This Venezuelan Thinks He Can.

Critics Say He Can’t Beat a Dictator. This Venezuelan Thinks He Can.

Henri Falcón, center, a presidential candidate in Venezuela, campaigning in a slum outside Caracas this month.

Newfound Pride in Guaraní, a Language Long Disdained in Paraguay

Newfound Pride in Guaraní, a Language Long Disdained in Paraguay

Dancers waiting backstage to take part in a televised Christmas special broadcast in the Guaraní language last month in Asunción, Paraguay.

In Nigeria, Another Mass Kidnapping Stirs Painful Memories and Anger

In Nigeria, Another Mass Kidnapping Stirs Painful Memories and Anger

An empty classroom at the school in Dapchi, Nigeria, where dozens of girls went missing after Boko Haram attacked the village.

‘I Think All Those People Are Dead’: Laos Dam Survivors Seek Word of Neighbors

‘I Think All Those People Are Dead’: Laos Dam Survivors Seek Word of Neighbors

A multibillion-dollar dam, meant to boost Laos’s economy, collapsed and led to the deaths of dozens, with many still missing. Our correspondent traveled to Laos to speak with families who are trying to salvage what’s left.

Pentagon Says Syria Strikes Hit ‘Heart’ of Chemical Weapons Program

Pentagon Says Syria Strikes Hit ‘Heart’ of Chemical Weapons Program

The airstrikes on three sites in Syria, launched early Saturday local time, were part of what officials said was an effort to deter future chemical attacks.

Burials From Germanwings Flight Are Delayed by Paperwork Errors

Burials From Germanwings Flight Are Delayed by Paperwork Errors

Rescue workers in March at the crash site. Families have been told that the remains of victims cannot be released as planned.

In Anarchic Corner of Copenhagen, Police and Dealers Play Cat and Mouse

In Anarchic Corner of Copenhagen, Police and Dealers Play Cat and Mouse

The open-air drug market known as Pusher Street in Christiania Freetown, a neighborhood in Copenhagen.


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