U.K. Detains Stowaways Aboard Oil Tanker After Standoff With Crew

LONDON—British authorities detained seven stowaways on an oil tanker just a few miles from the English coast, after crew members called for help and locked…

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Lee Kun-hee, Samsung’s Chairman, Dies at 78

SEOUL—Samsung Chairman Lee Kun-hee, who transformed a second-tier electronics parts maker into the world’s biggest manufacturer of smartphones and televisions, died Sunday after lying incapacitated…

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Samsung Chairman Lee Kun-hee Dies at 78

SEOUL—Samsung Chairman Lee Kun-hee, who transformed a second-tier electronics parts maker into the world’s biggest manufacturer of smartphones and televisions, died Sunday after lying incapacitated…

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U.S. Has Authority to Ban TikTok, Government Lawyers Say

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration defended its attempt to ban Americans from using popular Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok over national security concerns, saying in court papers that…

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A Corporate Feud Stings London Stock Market, Global Banks

To understand the origins of a multibillion-dollar collapse of a corporate empire, consider a pair of Bentleys that were gifts to two brothers at the…

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Israel-Sudan Deal: What Does the Pact Mean, and Why Now?

Sudan on Friday became the latest nation to make peace with Israel, after reaching a deal with the Trump administration ending the African nation’s designation…

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Israel, Sudan Agree to Normalize Ties in U.S.-Brokered Deal

TEL AVIV—Israel and Sudan agreed to normalize ties in a U.S.-brokered deal on Friday, the White House said, ending decades of hostility as one of…

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Mexico Army’s Expanding Role Protects Military After Ex-Defense Minister’s Arrest

MEXICO CITY—Following the stunning arrest of Mexico’s former defense minister on drug charges in the U.S., Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador is backing away…

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Young Nigerians Came to Protest Police Brutality. Then the Shooting Started.

LAGOS, Nigeria—The first sign that something was wrong at Lekki Toll Gate came when the lights went out. David Emmanuel, Feyishara Temitope and hundreds of other…

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WSJ News Exclusive | Iraq Emerges as New Front for Enforcement of Iran Oil Sanctions

LONDON—Persian Gulf waters off Iraq have become a new, important waypoint for Iranian oil smugglers looking to avoid U.S. sanctions, according to American officials, who expressed frustration…

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