Latest News Europe Edition: Alabama, Emmanuel Macron, Austria: Your Wednesday Briefing 2017-12-13T05:29:36.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Belgium’s Lavish Energy Use Sheds Light on More Than Just Its Roads 2017-12-13T05:05:43.000000000+00:00 The country keeps two million streetlights on overnight, generating profits for utilities and politicians at a cost for consumers and the environment. Doug Jones, Kirsten Gillibrand, ‘Star Wars’: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing 2017-12-13T04:57:47.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day. Once a Long Shot, Democrat Doug Jones Wins Alabama Senate Race 2017-12-13T04:49:42.000000000+00:00 Doug Jones, a former prosecutor, defeated scandal-scarred Roy S. Moore for the Senate seat once held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions. In Texts, F.B.I. Officials in Russia Inquiry Said Clinton ‘Just Has to Win’ 2017-12-13T04:45:09.000000000+00:00 Some messages criticized the Clinton team and the Obama administration, but the officials appeared appalled at some of Donald J. Trump’s comments during the campaign. India Bans Condom Ads From Prime-Time TV 2017-12-13T04:24:00.000000000+00:00 Conservative social groups pressured the government to crack down on the commercials, saying they were inappropriate for children. Republicans, Closing In on Final Tax Bill, Aim for a Vote Next Week 2017-12-13T03:40:27.000000000+00:00 In a frenzy of last-minute negotiations, Republicans drew closer to a 21 percent corporate tax rate and a top individual rate of 37 percent. Doug Jones: A Lawyer in the Thick of Alabama’s Big Moments 2017-12-13T03:26:05.000000000+00:00 As a prosecutor and defense lawyer, Mr. Jones played a role in some of his state’s biggest cases, putting him in a position to make electoral history. Artist Flees Beijing After Filming Devastation of Mass Evictions 2017-12-13T02:51:03.000000000+00:00 Hua Yong, a painter, has shot and posted online dozens of videos documenting the forced removal of thousands of migrant workers from Beijing. Review: In ‘The Children,’ the Waters Rise and a Reckoning Comes Due 2017-12-13T02:45:22.000000000+00:00 In Lucy Kirkwood’s chilling play, the meltdown of a nuclear power plant is not just an environmental crisis, but an existential one.