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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.

General Motors, Migrants, ICE: Your Friday Evening Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good evening. Here’s the latest.1. “We are putting out a damn newspaper.”As The Capital Gazette came under siege Thursday,...

Impeached President Rousseff of Brazil Pursues a Senate Seat

RIO DE JANEIRO — Nearly two years after former President Dilma Rousseff was impeached by Congress in one of the most stunning political downfalls in Brazil’s history, the...

Russians Offered Business Deals to Brexit’s Biggest Backer

LONDON — Arron Banks, a British financier who bankrolled the campaign for Britain to leave the European Union, has long bragged about his “boozy six-hour lunch” with the...

Migration Deal in Europe Makes No Commitments. Victory Is Declared.

Even as the leaders were talking here on Friday, Libya’s Coast Guard said that about 100 migrants were missing at sea, many feared dead after their boat capsized...

Spurning the Elite, Mexicans Favor a Leftist for the First Time in Decades

GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Andrés Manuel López Obrador nodded at the sea of red T-shirts and flag-waving devotees jammed into a plaza in Guadalajara.Never before had such a crowd...

Syrian Assault Flouts U.S.-Backed Cease-Fire and Sets Off New Exodus

BEIRUT, Lebanon — A Syrian government assault on one of the country’s last two rebel-held territories has driven 160,000 people from their homes across southwestern Syria, violating a...

Hillsborough Police Commander Faces Trial in 95 Soccer Deaths

LONDON — Nearly three decades after the worst stadium disaster in the history of British soccer, a police commander will face 95 counts of manslaughter in the deaths...

G.M. Says New Wave of Tariffs Could Force U.S. Job Cuts

General Motors warned Friday that another wave of tariffs being considered by the Trump administration could force the company to scale back its business and cost American jobs.In...

Jamsheed Marker, Leading Pakistani Diplomat, Dies at 95

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Jamsheed Marker, one of Pakistan’s most distinguished diplomats and a figure in the negotiations that led to the Soviet military withdrawal from Afghanistan and the...

BBC Apologizes to Carrie Gracie, Former China Editor, Over Unequal Pay

LONDON — The BBC apologized on Friday to a senior female journalist who quit as the broadcaster’s China editor this year over unequal pay, and said it would...

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Israel Launches Broad Air Assault in Gaza Following Border Violence

JERUSALEM — The conflict between Israel and Hamas escalated in Gaza on Friday after a Palestinian sniper killed an Israeli soldier along the...

U.K. Is Using Children as Undercover Spies, Report Says

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Russia’s Foreign Ministry has begun a social media campaign calling for the release of Maria Butina, whom American prosecutors accused this week of...