Latest News Asia and Australia Edition: Xi Jinping, National Rifle Association, Syria: Your Monday Briefing 2018-02-25T19:53:08.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. The Carpetbagger: Sam Rockwell on His Secret Past as a Really Bad Break Dancer 2018-02-25T18:36:23.000000000+00:00 The actor, favored to win an Oscar for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” also responds to critics of his racist-cop character. How to Get Started With Olympic Winter Sports 2018-02-25T18:25:51.000000000+00:00 Inspired by the Olympics? People of all skill levels can get into winter sports like figure skating, bobsledding and, yes, even curling. Here’s how. North Korea Is Willing to Talk With U.S., South’s Leader Says 2018-02-25T18:04:36.000000000+00:00 The move would be a potential diplomatic victory for President Moon Jae-in of South Korea, who has been urging the two countries to talk. Can South Korea’s Leader Turn an Olympic Truce Into a Lasting Peace? 2018-02-25T17:44:37.000000000+00:00 President Moon Jae-in scored a potential diplomatic breakthrough when a senior North Korean official told him that the North was willing to open dialogue with the United States. Under Pressure, Florida Sheriff Defends ‘Amazing Leadership’ 2018-02-25T17:15:21.000000000+00:00 Sheriff Scott Israel of Broward County said he will not resign, despite mounting questions over how his office handled the Parkland school shooting. Amuay Journal: ‘A Bomb on the Doorstep’: Venezuela Fishermen Fight an Oil Giant 2018-02-25T16:59:16.000000000+00:00 For decades, a poor fishing village has tried to stop a state-run refinery from polluting a bay they share, but the battle has increasingly become one man’s charge. At Yale, Trying Campus Rape in a Court of Law 2018-02-25T16:52:09.000000000+00:00 The campus police brought charges against a student, but the accused man’s lawyers say they are doing the administration’s bidding. In Blow to Dianne Feinstein, California Democrats Won’t Endorse Senate Run 2018-02-25T16:46:39.000000000+00:00 Democrats at the party convention threw their support behind Kevin de León, the Democratic leader in the California Senate, who has been running an insurgent campaign. Review: ‘Good Girls’ Offers Equal Time for Antiheroines 2018-02-25T16:00:22.000000000+00:00 NBC’s suburban-crime caper is well cast and enjoyable, but it needs time to figure out how seriously it wants to take its premise.