Latest News China Tries to Erase Taiwan, One Ally (and Website) at a Time 2018-05-25T08:32:53.000000000+00:00 Can China simply wipe out Taiwan’s international identity? Taiwan says it’s trying harder than ever, bringing its leverage to bear on countries and companies alike. Ireland’s Abortion Vote Becomes a Test for Facebook and Google 2018-05-25T08:18:33.000000000+00:00 Facebook and Google took steps to prevent foreign online influence in Ireland’s abortion referendum on Friday. Here’s how those efforts are working out. The Off-Again Meeting With North Korea 2018-05-25T08:03:25.000000000+00:00 President Trump now needs to corral his renegade advisers and resist the name-calling to get diplomacy back on track. Bombing at Ontario Indian Restaurant Leaves 15 Injured 2018-05-25T07:53:45.000000000+00:00 The police were looking for two suspects after the blast at Bombay Bhel in Mississauga, a city just south of Toronto. How Trump Got Outplayed on North Korea 2018-05-25T07:44:14.000000000+00:00 President Trump’s inconsistency has weakened the U.S. hand, while China, South Korea and Japan have skillfully maneuvered to advance their agendas. G.D.P.R., a New Privacy Law, Makes Europe World’s Leading Tech Watchdog 2018-05-25T07:41:49.000000000+00:00 The European Union on Friday puts the world’s toughest data privacy rules into effect. The regulations are set to have an outsize impact far beyond Europe. Boston Globe Finds Itself Uncomfortably in the News 2018-05-25T07:41:19.000000000+00:00 The newspaper, New England’s largest, has wrestled with a series of controversies, including a suggestion of harassment by its top editor. He denies it. Potential Auto Tariffs Prompt Warnings From Industry and Allies 2018-05-25T05:17:02.000000000+00:00 Economists, lawmakers and industry executives said the threat of tariffs on imported cars threatened to undercut global economic growth and stoke trade tensions even with crucial allies. Ireland Abortion Vote: ‘It’s Not a Man’s Issue,’ but Male Turnout Is Crucial 2018-05-25T04:33:18.000000000+00:00 Women are expected to vote in greater numbers in Friday’s referendum. But turnout among male Irish voters — who tend to consider abortion a women’s issue — may be critical. Woman Says She Was Bullied, Bound and Gagged at Work in Scotland 2018-05-25T04:02:48.000000000+00:00 A fisheries inspector brought a claim of workplace harassment against the Scottish government, alleging years of racism, sexism and bullying.