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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.

Obama Warns of ‘Strongman Politics’ After Trump’s Meeting With Putin

Without mentioning President Trump by name, former President Barack Obama delivered a pointed rebuke of “strongman politics” on Tuesday, warning about growing nationalism, xenophobia and bigotry in the...

In India, Summer Heat Could Soon Be Unbearable. Literally.

NEW DELHI — On a sweltering Wednesday in June, a rail-thin woman named Rehmati gripped the doctor’s table with both hands. She could hardly hold herself upright, the...

An Adventurer’s Relics, and His Living Collection

KUROHIME, Japan — The osuzumebachi has a giant yellow head with five eyes, a black thorax and gold and tan stripes on its abdomen. The world’s largest hornet...

Australian Housing Costs Rival New York’s. That May Be Changing.

SYDNEY — The home wasn’t perfect. The two-bedroom townhouse lacked parking and a backyard. Its proximity to a major road and a train station made for noisy evenings.But...

Live From Beijing: A Disappearing ‘Saturday Night Live’

BEIJING — When NBCUniversal announced last year that a version of “Saturday Night Live” would be made for a Chinese audience, it was unclear how a show that...

As Tensions With U.S. Worsen, Europe Courts New Partners

President Trump is inciting a trade war, undermining NATO and painting Europe as a foe. It’s no wonder, then, that the European Union is looking elsewhere for friends.On...

In Rough Rio de Janeiro Neighborhood, Ballet as ‘Anesthetic’ and Escape

A Photo-op for the AgesEarlier this year, word spread around Manguinhos that the library would reopen and that the building would be renamed to honor Marielle Franco, a...

American-Russian Relations in Syria? Less Rosy Than Trump and Putin Claim

WASHINGTON — Despite political tensions between the United States and Russia, the two nations’ militaries are cooperating closely — particularly in Syria, President Trump and President Vladimir V....

Usain Bolt, World’s Fastest Man, to Try Out for Australian Soccer Club

SYDNEY, Australia — Usain Bolt, an eight-time Olympic champion and the world’s fastest man, could soon fulfill his dream of becoming a professional soccer player after reaching a...

Hong Kong May Ban Political Party That Seeks Independence From China

HONG KONG — The Hong Kong authorities said Tuesday they were considering banning a political party that advocates the city’s independence from China, an aggressive move against separatist...

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