10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: A car crashes into pedestrians outside British Parliament, primary season comes to Wisconsin and Minnesota, Trump threatens Cuomo.
To Fend Off Netflix, Movie Theaters Try 3-Screen Immersion
Sit at the back of the movie theater, and it’s possible to see the appeal of ScreenX, the latest attempt to drag film lovers off the sofa and away from Netflix.
Russia to Help UN With Patrols Along Syria-Israel Frontier
The Russian military says its forces in Syria will help the U.N. peacekeepers fully restore their patrols along the frontier between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
The Latest: Erdogan Says Turkey Will Boycott US Electronics
The Latest on Turkey’s currency crisis (all times local):
Syrian Media Say 5 Drones Shot Down Near Russian Air Base
Syrian state media say five drones have been shot down in the coastal Latakia province as they approached a Russian air base in the area.
Turkish Currency Stabilizes as Businesses Urge Compromise
The Turkish currency has stabilized near record lows as investors gauge the government’s next move to avoid a full-blown financial crisis.
Swedish Leader Voices Anger After Dozens of Cars Are Burned
Masked youths torched dozens of cars overnight in Sweden and threw rocks at police, prompting an angry response from the prime minister, who denounced an 'extremely organized' night of vandalism.
The Latest: Police Treat London Crash as Terrorist Incident
The Latest on a crash outside the House of Parliament in London (all times local):
With Gun Salutes, Pakistan Marks 71 Years of Independence
Pakistan has kicked off a day of celebrations marking the country’s 71 years of statehood and independence.
Uganda Opposition Figure Detained After His Driver Is Slain
A prominent opposition figure in Uganda has been detained following violent clashes Monday night that allegedly started when the president’s motorcade was pelted with stones, a military official said Tuesday.