Latest World headlines

Man detained after incident at British base used by US Air Force

British media suggested an individual in a vehicle tried to force his way through a checkpoint at RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk.

Honduras’s electoral court declares president election winner

Juan Orlando Hernandez will remain in office after three weeks of uncertainty and unrest.

Ex-president Pinera headed back into power in Chile

Senator Alejandro Guillier conceded in a speech to supporters and said he called the conservative Pinera to offer congratulations.

As Venezuela collapses, children are dying of hunger

Deaths from malnutrition have remained a closely guarded secret by the Venezuelan government.

British embassy worker found dead by roadside in Lebanon

The woman was found strangled by the side of the road east of Beirut, and may have been sexually assaulted.

CIA helped thwart terrorist attack in Russia, Kremlin says

President Vladimir Putin called President Donald Trump on Sunday to thank him for the work of the CIA.

Opinion & Ideas


// Racism bleeds Boston of black talent

Leaders often speak of diversity, but it’s ardent inclusion that allows cities to thrive.

Antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes


// A rampant prescription, a hidden peril

Federal data obtained by the Globe show many nursing homes make heavy use of antipsychotic drugs to pacify residents.

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