New York Times - Global At Samantha Bee’s ‘White House’ Dinner, Journalism Is Toasted as Trump Is Mocked 2017-04-30T00:40:32.000000000+00:00 The comedian’s “Not The White House Correspondents’ Dinner” was both an alternative to the dinner itself, and to a rally in Pennsylvania that Trump held instead of attending the dinner. Trump Attacks News Media at Rally to Mark His 100th Day 2017-04-30T00:15:15.000000000+00:00 President Trump returned to the populist themes of his campaign with a Pennsylvania rally held in lieu of attending the White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. Efforts to Ease Congestion Threaten Street Food Culture in Southeast Asia 2017-04-29T23:00:26.000000000+00:00 Major cities in Vietnam, Thailand and Indonesia are forcing vendors to move, creating more space but diluting local flavor. American Service Member Dies in Explosion Outside Mosul 2017-04-29T22:46:16.000000000+00:00 The casualty was the third for the United States this past week in the fight against the Islamic State. Two soldiers were killed in Afghanistan on Wednesday. A Spring Thaw? Trump Now Has ‘Very Good’ Words for China’s Leader 2017-04-29T22:34:32.000000000+00:00 President Trump came into office fuming about China. But lately he has been describing his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, as if he were an old pal. Video Captures Delta Pilot Smacking Woman to Break Up Fight 2017-04-29T21:30:27.000000000+00:00 An investigation by Delta found the pilot’s actions helped “de-escalate” the fight between passengers, in the latest airline episode to be recorded on video. Facing Military Pressure, Pakistan’s Prime Minister Ousts 2 Top Aides 2017-04-29T21:05:27.000000000+00:00 Saturday’s dismissals were the latest chapter in a showdown over a news article published in October that has infuriated the powerful military. Pope Francis Urges U.S. and North Korea to Step Away from the Brink 2017-04-29T20:48:46.000000000+00:00 The pope, returning to Rome from a two-day trip to Egypt, says a nuclear conflict could be disastrous “for the future of humanity.” Climate March Draws Thousands of Protesters Alarmed by Trump’s Environmental Agenda 2017-04-29T20:18:49.000000000+00:00 On the president’s 100th day in office, demonstrators descended on Washington in an attempt to drown out the administration’s climate change deniers. Marines Return to Helmand Province for a Job They Thought Was Done 2017-04-29T19:43:34.000000000+00:00 Thousands of Marines once flooded the Afghan province to push out the Taliban. Now 300 have returned there, and a difficult mission lies ahead.