NY Times Europe Edition: Rotterdam, Yemen, Emmanuel Macron: Your Thursday Briefing 2017-08-24T04:31:50.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day. Christopher Cantwell, White Nationalist, Surrenders to the Police 2017-08-24T04:15:23.000000000+00:00 Mr. Cantwell, who was featured in a Vice News report, faces charges related to his use of tear gas at a torch-lit march held in Charlottesville. The Interpreter: Why Afghanistan’s War Defies Solutions 2017-08-24T04:00:23.000000000+00:00 Experts say that Afghanistan is locked in a cycle of state collapse, and outside involvement may be making matters there worse. Military Transgender Ban to Begin Within 6 Months, Memo Says 2017-08-24T03:49:41.000000000+00:00 President Trump is preparing to give the Defense Department formal authority to dismiss transgender troops, a person familiar with the directive said. Though No Longer Sheriff, Joe Arpaio Is Still a Polarizing Figure 2017-08-24T03:17:26.000000000+00:00 Detested by some, admired by others, the former sheriff finds himself thrust into the political fray by the prospect of a Trump pardon. Rabbis Protest Trump’s Comments by Boycotting Conference Call 2017-08-24T02:51:52.000000000+00:00 Furious with President Trump’s reaction to the Charlottesville protests, four groups of rabbis denounced him in unusually pointed language Kaepernick’s Protest Cascades Into Protests Over His Job Situation 2017-08-24T01:55:48.000000000+00:00 The issue of on-field protests is the most prominent of many facing the league. On Wednesday, supporters of the free-agent quarterback demonstrated in front of N.F.L. headquarters. Canadian Judge Faces Possible Discipline for Wearing Trump Cap 2017-08-24T01:22:09.000000000+00:00 Justice Bernd Zabel of Ontario faced a disciplinary panel because he arrived in his Hamilton courtroom wearing a red “Make America Great Again” ball cap. Federal Judge Rejects a Revised Voter ID Law in Texas 2017-08-24T01:21:18.000000000+00:00 The 2011 law requiring photo IDs for voting was struck down even after it was revised in response to legal challenges. Mediator: Trump Takes Aim at the Press, With a Flamethrower 2017-08-24T01:00:24.000000000+00:00 As the president’s attacks on the media become more strident, worries rise that reporters are being put at risk of violence.