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World Briefing: Hearing in Haitians’ Cholera Case

published about 6 hours ago
A federal judge in Manhattan heard arguments on Thursday in the first court proceeding over Haitian cholera victims’ lawsuit against the United Nations.

Nathan Cirillo, Soldier Killed in Ottawa, Used Strength to Help Others

published about 6 hours ago
Nathan Cirillo, Soldier Killed in Ottawa, Used Strength to Help Others
Corporal Cirillo, 25, was a gym buff with a fondness for rescue dogs and the proud father of a boy who just started kindergarten.

In Mexico, an Embattled Governor Resigns

published about 7 hours ago
The leader of the southern Mexico state where 43 college students have gone missing stepped down on Thursday under pressure from his own party.

Op-Ed Contributor: Shattering the Peace on Parliament Hill

published about 8 hours ago
A gunman exploits the openness at the heart of Canada’s democracy.

Ottawa Gunman’s Family Releases Statement

published about 14 hours ago
The parents of Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, the man authorities identified as the gunman, expressed grief over the shooting.