North Korea says it test-fired new tactical guided weapon

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Thursday that it test-fired a new type of “tactical guided weapon,” its first such test in nearly half a year, and a possible sign of its displeasure with deadlocked nuclear talks with the United States.

Macron: France to rebuild Notre Dame ‘even more beautifully’

PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron pledged Tuesday to rebuild Paris’ beloved Notre Dame Cathedral “even more beautifully” after a raging fire destroyed its spire and its roof but spared most of the structure, including the church’s twin medieval bell towers.