Latest News Europe Edition: Donald Trump, Syria, Migrants: Your Tuesday Briefing 2017-10-24T04:07:18.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. ISIS Threat in Philippines Spreads in Remote Battles 2017-10-24T04:01:08.000000000+00:00 Even after the defeat of jihadist forces in the city of Marawi, people on Mindanao tell of fierce battles with other Islamist cells. Troops Ambushed in Niger Waited an Hour to Call for Help, Pentagon Official Says 2017-10-24T03:25:41.000000000+00:00 The Pentagon has not determined why the soldiers waited to seek backup. A top official said they might have thought they could withstand the deadly attack. One Meeting. Two Photos. Many Questions. 2017-10-24T03:17:52.000000000+00:00 A secret meeting between Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson and the Afghan president was said to take place in Kabul. But discrepancies in their respective photographs told a different story. Russia’s Favored Outlet Is an Online News Giant. YouTube Helped. 2017-10-24T02:11:52.000000000+00:00 RT was early to embrace the video site. Now that relationship is drawing scrutiny as investigators look into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Is the Czech Republic Turning on the West? 2017-10-24T01:30:56.000000000+00:00 The European Union has failed to integrate many former Communist states. But their leaders deserve blame, too. Iowa Withdraws Request to Leave Obamacare Market 2017-10-24T00:42:36.000000000+00:00 The state wanted to offer lower premiums in exchange for higher deductibles in a far-reaching effort to circumvent the federal law’s requirements. New York to Replace MetroCard With Modern Way to Pay Transit Fares 2017-10-24T00:33:04.000000000+00:00 New York’s transit system is replacing the MetroCard with a technology that can accommodate cellphones and certain kinds of credit or debit cards. Editorial: Honor the Truth, John Kelly 2017-10-24T00:27:44.000000000+00:00 Of all people, he should have known how to handle a controversy with a Gold Star family, without making matters worse. DealBook: In the Saudi Desert, World’s Business Leaders Follow the Money 2017-10-24T00:19:31.000000000+00:00 The kingdom is embarking on a big experiment as it diversifies its oil-based economy, and executives looking for investment are making their pitches.