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President Trump joined China’s President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People on Nov. 9 in Beijing. Pool/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Pool/Getty Images President Trump joined China’s President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People on Nov. 9 in Beijing. Pool/Getty Images The three UCLA basketball players President Trump [...]

Two dozen third-graders wiggle in their seats. Their attention is on their teacher — up front. He has a question for them: How many know about condoms? About half of the class raise their hands. The students are fixed on his talk — a lesson on sexual education and gender equality. Everyone inside the classroom [...]

Toilet sign in Kyoto, Japan Martin Child/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Martin Child/Getty Images Toilet sign in Kyoto, Japan Martin Child/Getty Images You are in a foreign country. And things are certainly looking a bit foreign. Do you sit or squat? Can you toss toilet paper down the bowl or hole? Let the signs [...]

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe looks on as he attends the 2nd Session of the South Africa-Zimbabwe binational Commission (BNC) last month. Phill Magakoe/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Phill Magakoe/AFP/Getty Images Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe looks on as he attends the 2nd Session of the South Africa-Zimbabwe binational Commission (BNC) last month. Phill Magakoe/AFP/Getty Images [...]

Officers swore they saw the driver moving his fingers around on an instrument. The driver said no, that he was actually playing air bagpipe. He got off with a warning. Article source: https://www.npr.org/2017/11/17/564752448/police-in-new-zealand-pull-over-driver-playing-a-bagpipe?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Since National Front party leader Marine Le Pen lost the presidential election to Emmanuel Macron last May, she and her party have largely disappeared from the political scene. Article source: https://www.npr.org/2017/11/17/564763913/frances-national-front-fade-from-prominence?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Steve Inskeep talks to Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah about the state of the war in his country, and how he’s in favor of the Trump administration’s plan to put more boots on the ground. Article source: https://www.npr.org/2017/11/16/564538141/afghanistans-chief-executive-is-hopefull-for-u-s-war-strategy?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world

Yuri Ganus, director general of the Russian Antidoping Agency (RUSADA), at a news conference in Moscow. Vyacheslav Prokofyev/Vyacheslav Prokofyev/TASS hide caption toggle caption Vyacheslav Prokofyev/Vyacheslav Prokofyev/TASS Yuri Ganus, director general of the Russian Antidoping Agency (RUSADA), at a news conference in Moscow. Vyacheslav Prokofyev/Vyacheslav Prokofyev/TASS The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) says that Russia’s official sports [...]

A poster of resigned Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri with Arabic that read, “We are all with you,” hangs on a street in Beirut, Lebanon, on Monday. Hassan Ammar/AP hide caption toggle caption Hassan Ammar/AP A poster of resigned Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri with Arabic that read, “We are all with you,” hangs on [...]

A man snaps a selfie in Bharuch, India. Harish Parmar/EyeEm/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Harish Parmar/EyeEm/Getty Images A man snaps a selfie in Bharuch, India. Harish Parmar/EyeEm/Getty Images How far would you go to snap the perfect selfie? For some people, the answer is clearly: too far. Take India, for example. In July, a [...]