In Norway Attack, ‘Sharp Object,’ Not Arrows, Killed 5, Police Say

OSLO — The attacker who went on a rampage in a town in Norway killed his…

Diver Discovers 900-Year-Old Sword Dating to the Crusades

The water off the Carmel coast remains the same temperature year-round, which helped preserve the iron…

Zalmay Khalilzad, Biden’s Envoy for Afghanistan, Steps Down

WASHINGTON — Zalmay Khalilzad, President Biden’s envoy for Afghanistan and a rare Trump appointee to remain…

Your Tuesday Briefing

Russia hits a Covid death record.

F.B.I. Is Working in Haiti to Recover Kidnapped Missionaries

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The F.B.I. and the State Department are working with the American Embassy in…

U.K. Leaders Praise Slain Lawmaker Amid Heightened Security Concerns

LONDON — Politicians from across the political divide on Monday united in tribute to David Amess,…

An Official Wizard in New Zealand Loses His Job

No industry is safe from the realities of layoffs. Not even wizarding. After more than two…

Apathy and Wariness of Kremlin Leaves Russians Unvaccinated

MOSCOW — After Sofia Kravetskaya got vaccinated with Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine last December, she became…

Showdown Over Northern Ireland Has a Key Offstage Player: Biden

LONDON — When President Biden met Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the White House last month,…

In Hungary’s Heartland, Orban Faces a Unified Challenge to His Rule

HODMEZOVASARHELY, Hungary — A devout Catholic, he abhors abortion as “murder” and once voted for Viktor…