NY Times Iraqi Forces Start Offensive to Retake Tal Afar From ISIS 2017-08-20T09:10:51.000000000+00:00 Tal Afar is one of the last big cities in Iraq still under control of extremists. In Serbian Refugee Center, a ‘Little Picasso’ Dreams of Art and Asylum 2017-08-20T08:12:43.000000000+00:00 Farhad Nouri, 10, originally from Afghanistan, has won acclaim for his artwork, but he spends his days dreaming of asylum for him and his family. Dick Gregory, 84, Dies; Found Humor in the Civil Rights Struggle 2017-08-20T08:06:39.000000000+00:00 A black satirist who gave white audiences a deeper feel for the nation’s shameful racial history. News Analysis: With Bannon’s Ouster, Question Remains Whether His Agenda Will Be Erased, Too 2017-08-20T07:18:55.000000000+00:00 Although Stephen K. Bannon lost as often as he won in White House debates, his departure could tip the balance on trade, climate, China and Afghanistan. With Color and Fury, Anti-American Posters Appear in North Korea 2017-08-20T06:46:49.000000000+00:00 The posters were unveiled this past week amid tensions over the country’s nuclear program. Protesters Flood Streets, and Trump Offers a Measure of Praise 2017-08-20T04:19:54.000000000+00:00 Thousands of demonstrators poured into the nation’s streets and parks on Saturday to denounce white supremacy and Nazism. New York Police Officers Rally in Support of Colin Kaepernick 2017-08-20T01:52:26.000000000+00:00 About 80 people, including Frank Serpico, gathered in Brooklyn to show solidarity for the former San Francisco 49ers player who refused to stand during the national anthem. Fatal Knife Attack in Finland Is Investigated as Terrorism 2017-08-20T01:30:45.000000000+00:00 The suspect, who was shot after the attack, is an 18-year-old Moroccan. Four others have been arrested, and an international warrant is out for a sixth suspect. Thousands Protest Against White Supremacy 2017-08-19T23:29:22.000000000+00:00 Demonstrators poured into the nation’s streets and parks over the weekend to denounce white supremacy and Nazism, one week after clashes between far-right demonstrators and counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., turned deadly. Kissimmee Police Shooting Leaves Two Officers Dead 2017-08-19T23:25:56.000000000+00:00 The event was one of three police shootings on Friday night. Officers were also wounded in confrontations in Jacksonville, Fl., and Fairchance, Pa.