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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.

Hong Kong Protests: Campus Siege Enters a Second Day

A standoff at a Hong Kong university between protesters and the police entered a second day on Monday with riot officers lobbing tear gas and firing rubber bullets...

Turkey’s Deportations Force Europe to Face Its ISIS Militants

PARIS — As Turkey followed through on its threat to release more Islamic State detainees last week, Western European nations were confronted with a problem they had long...

Your Monday Briefing – The New York Times

Leaked files expose workings of Xinjiang detentionsMore than 400 pages of internal Chinese government documents obtained by The Times show in officials’ words how China divided families and...

Iran’s Supreme Leader Condemns Protesters as ‘Thugs’

TEHRAN, Iran — The supreme leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Sunday called angry protesters who have been setting fire to public property over an increase in...

U.S. Businesswoman Says Boris Johnson Cast Her Aside ‘Like I Am Some Gremlin’

LONDON — An American businesswoman has accused Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain of casting her aside “like I am some gremlin” or “some fleeting one-night stand” since...

Prince Andrew Gets Candid, and Britain Is Appalled

In August, as other accusers stepped forward, she said of the prince, “He knows exactly what he’s done, and I hope he comes clean about it.”In his interview,...

Dueling Matteos Battle for the Future of Italy

Pity the weak and wobbly new Italian government. While its incompatible coalition partners pretend to tolerate one another, they are relegated to being nervous bystanders, and potential casualties,...

Saudi Aramco Sees Itself as a $1.7 Trillion Company

Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil company, offered more details on the enormous share offering it is planning for December, setting an overall market value of the company...

Sri Lanka’s Powerful Rajapaksa Family Set to Win Presidential Election

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Gotabaya Rajapaksa declared victory on Sunday in Sri Lanka’s presidential election, marking the return to power of a divisive family credited for ending the...

Chinese Troops Clean Hong Kong Streets, Prompting Fears

HONG KONG — Hong Kong was bracing for further unrest on Sunday, a day after some Chinese troops left their barracks and staged a rare, tightly choreographed cleanup...

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