Investigations Intensifying, Israel Imagines Life After Netanyahu

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/08/09/world/09Netanyahu1/09Netanyahu1-moth.jpgJERUSALEM — A black curtain went up a few months ago near Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s official residence on Jerusalem’s leafy Balfour Street. It screened pesky protesters from Mr. Netanyahu’s view — and prevented the…


Christian Millau, 88, Co-Founder of Lively Restaurant Guide, Dies

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/08/09/obituaries/millau1/millau1-moth.jpgChristian Millau, a founder of the influential Gault-Millau restaurant guide, which led the way in making nouvelle cuisine a global force in the early 1970s, died on Saturday at his home in Paris. He was…


Venezuelan crisis a test of Canada’s influence in its own backyard: Tim Harper

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/08/08/venezuelan-crisis-a-test-of-canadas-influence-in-its-own-backyard-tim-harper/venezuela.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgA dictatorship is taking root in Canada’s extended backyard and this assault on democracy is becoming increasingly ruthless. Ottawa, however, has done little more than issue a series of statements condemning, deploring or expressing concern…



Trump: NYT, WaPo ‘reluctant’ to cover shady tarmac meeting

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/trumplynchclinton.jpg?quality=90&strip=all President Trump attacked The New York Times and Washington Post on Tuesday for their alleged reluctance to cover a meeting between then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch and Bill Clinton last year. “E-mails show that the…



Canadian Forces officer charged with sexual assault in cadet training incident

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/canada/2017/08/08/canadian-forces-officer-charged-with-sexual-assault-in-cadet-training-incident/canadian-forces.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgOTTAWA—A Canadian Forces officer has been charged with sexual assault in connection with an incident during a cadet training course in 2001. The charge relates to a reported sexual assault involving two members of the…


Trump: North Korea ‘will be met with fire and fury’

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/170808-trump-north-korea-feature.jpg?quality=90&strip=all President Trump promised North Korea will be met by “fire and fury like the world has never seen” in reaction to a report that the reclusive regime has developed a miniaturized nuclear warhead that…