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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

U.K. Lawmakers Disrupt Boris Johnson’s Brexit Plan

LONDON — Just as Britain appeared on the cusp of a history-making, up-or-down vote on its long-delayed departure from the European Union, the British Parliament inflicted another humiliating...

Venezuela’s Water System is Collapsing

The brick shack on the outskirts of Venezuela’s capital is crowded with tubs, jugs and buckets. The water they hold must last the family of eight for a...

Drawn From Poverty: Art Was Supposed to Save Canada’s Inuit. It Hasn’t.

“When I think about living how our grandparents did, it seems exhausting,” said Ms. Saila, heading to the freezer, where plastic bags of “country food” — caribou, seal,...

Anti-Brexit Protesters Descend on London as Parliament Debates

LONDON — As lawmakers huddled inside the House of Commons on Saturday to debate Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal, huge crowds of protesters gathered outside the Palace...

Another Hijab Furor Hits France, Over a Mother on a School Trip

Mr. Macron, who in the aftermath of the Paris police attack called for a “society of vigilance” against the “Islamist hydra,” said this week that his priority was...

What to Watch For in Today’s Brexit Vote: Live Updates

Showdown in Parliament on a new Brexit deal.Three times before, Britain’s Parliament took up a thorny divorce agreement between Britain and European Union. And three times before,...

About to Exhume Franco, Spain Faces 33,000 Others Buried With Him

MADRID — The exhumation of Spain’s former dictator, Gen. Francisco Franco, expected in the coming week, will be “a great victory for Spanish democracy,” argues Pedro Sánchez, the...

Chile Declares State of Emergency Amid Looting and Arson in Capital

SANTIAGO, Chile — President Sebastián Piñera of Chile declared a state of emergency in the capital after protests against public transportation fare hikes devolved into looting and arson...

Police Say Cyanide Soup and 6 Deaths Point to a Serial Killer

Despite her long work days, she always found time to help around the house. She cooked, led a prayer group and went to church every Sunday, usually arriving...

In Pakistan, Kate Middleton Aces Fashion Diplomacy

So the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (the British royal couple known more colloquially as William and Kate) have come to the end of their Pakistan tour, the...

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Chile Unrest Spreads, With 8 Deaths Reported in Violence

Violence and looting continued to rock Chile on Sunday, resulting in at least eight deaths as stores and other establishment were set alight...

Trump Said to Favor Leaving a Few Hundred Troops in Eastern Syria

One of those options, which is said to be Mr. Trump’s choice, would keep a contingent of about 200 Special Operations forces at...

After Soldiers Surrender El Chapo’s Son, a Shocked Mexican City Sighs With Relief

CULIACÁN, Mexico — In the days following the siege of the city of Culiacán by the Sinaloa cartel, residents were overcome with relief:...