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KHALID The introspective Texan, whose rich baritone (as showcased on singles like “Talk” and “Better”) is one of pop radio’s most singular voices, comes to Boston to showcase his chart-topping second album, “Free Spirit.” Aug, 10, 7:30 p.m. $45 and up. TD Garden. 617-624-1000,

The struggle for LGBT equality: Pride meets prejudice in Poland | Worl…

We set off from the Arsenal gallery in a small group of about 20 people, first through Białystok’s Branicki Palace gardens, where a “family picnic” is in full swing, organised by the Law and Justice party local authorities as a contrast to the Pride

Philippines libel trial of journalist critical of President Duterte be…

The libel trial of a high-profile journalist has opened in the Philippines in a case that she and press freedom advocates see as government retaliation for her news website’s critical reporting on President Rodrigo Duterte. Maria Ressa, who leads online outlet Rappler and was

From Rio to Siberia: Evangelia Kranioti’s world of lost souls – in pic…

Ship fumigators crossing the Bering Sea, Asian maids trapped in Lebanon – Evangelia Kranioti puts marginalised figures from all over the world at the centre of her powerful work • Evangelia Kranioti’s The Living, the Dead and Those at Sea is at Arles photography

Suicide attack on hotel kills at least twelve in Somalia | World news

At least twelve people have been killed in a suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by al-Shabaab militants on a hotel in southern Somalia, a security official said. Authorities said a suicide bomber rammed a vehicle loaded with explosives into the popular Medina hotel

Are Pakistan out of Cricket World Cup 2019 despite winning toss agains…

PAKISTAN are playing Bangladesh in what is set to be the last game of their Cricket World Cup. England convincingly beat New Zealand to make things a lot harder for Sarfaraz Ahmed’s men, but do they still have any chance of progressing to the

Women’s World Cup: Pundits pick their fantasy XI from tournament so fa…

Could we be entering the age of the ‘Galacticas’? Real Madrid have signed a deal to have a women’s football team from next season, and reports in Spain suggest they could have a budget of £1.8m to spend on new players. With the World

‘World’s best restaurant’ is France’s Mirazur

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Mirazur’s chef Mauro Colagreco said he felt like he “was in the sky” Mirazur in France has been crowned the world’s best restaurant at an awards ceremony in Singapore. The eatery on the French Riviera came top in

USA beats Sweden: 2-0, win Group F; Will face Spain next match in Roun…

The United States women’s national team beat No. 9 ranked Sweden in their final group stage match of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup, with a final score of 2-0. With the win, the U.S. wins Group F and will now face Spain in

Women’s World Cup: Men and women keepers ‘should train together’

Correa’s brilliant save denies Parris from the penalty spot Female goalkeeping standards could be improved by allowing young players to train alongside male counterparts, says England goalkeeper Karen Bardsley. The Manchester City keeper, 34, has been criticised for errors at past World Cups and