Latest News At French Outpost in African Migrant Hub, Asylum for a Select Few 2018-02-26T01:53:30.000000000+00:00 France is screening migrants before they take a perilous trip across the Mediterranean. A few get a plane ticket. For everyone else, the message is: Stay home. Is This the Moment for Gun Control? A Gridlocked Congress Is Under Pressure 2018-02-26T01:53:10.000000000+00:00 Lawmakers have no clear consensus on even incremental changes to gun restrictions, let alone more sweeping legislation. 3½ Years After Eric Garner’s Death, Family Still Waits for Closure 2018-02-26T01:50:01.000000000+00:00 An administrative trial by the New York Police Department has been delayed for various reasons. And the mother of Mr. Garner says that the “waiting time is over.” Op-Ed Columnist: The Left is Energized. Now It Needs to Vote. 2018-02-26T01:47:15.000000000+00:00 Progressives don’t vote as often as conservatives do, which makes turnout the biggest opportunity for the new progressive movement. Lower Oil Prices Force Saudis to Widen Their Circle of Friends 2018-02-26T01:28:09.000000000+00:00 The need to recharge its economy gives the kingdom new reasons to make common cause with China and Russia — overtures Washington is willing to accept. Florida Students Return, Gingerly, to Their Scarred High School 2018-02-26T01:25:50.000000000+00:00 The campus in Parkland, Fla., where 17 people were killed, reopened on Sunday for students and their families to retrieve belongings, reunite with friends and brace themselves for classes to resume. Amuay Journal: ‘A Bomb on the Doorstep’: Venezuela Fishermen Fight an Oil Giant 2018-02-26T01:20:40.000000000+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. China Moves to Let Xi Stay in Power by Abolishing Term Limit 2018-02-26T01:14:50.000000000+00:00 The Communist Party has proposed revising the nation’s Constitution to end a two-term limit, which would allow Xi Jinping to remain president, perhaps indefinitely. News Analysis: President Xi’s Strongman Rule Raises New Fears of Hostility and Repression 2018-02-26T01:01:19.000000000+00:00 The decision to open a path to a third term for Mr. Xi has injected new uncertainty into international politics. Asia and Australia Edition: Xi Jinping, National Rifle Association, Syria: Your Monday Briefing 2018-02-26T00:51:29.000000000+00:00 Here’s what you need to know to start your day.