New England editorial roundup

The Telegram & Gazette of Worcester (Mass.), Aug. 23, 2013 The images the world feared to see were stark and shocking. Scores of bodies wrap…

Egypt reopens border crossing with Gaza

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — An Egyptian official says the country’s border crossing with Gaza, which was closed after a deadly attack on policeme…

South Africa: Mandela unstable at times

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Former South African leader Nelson Mandela remains in critical but stable condition in hospital, though “medical interve…