Russia-Ukraine war live updates: Zelensky pushes U.S. to label Russia a terrorism sponsor after strike on Ukrainian mall
The U.N. Security Council will discuss the deadly attack on a mall in Kremenchuk, Ukraine, during a meeting on Tuesday.
Chlorine gas leak at port in Jordan kills at least 13, injures hundreds
A tank was dropped by a crane at the port of Aqaba, sending plumes of toxic yellow gas into the air.
Biden heads to NATO summit on support for Ukraine, alliance strategy
The meeting comes a day after NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced that alliance forces kept at a high readiness level will increase sharply.
Rural rhythms upended by war on the road to Ukraine’s front lines
A country lane lined with farming villages is now a key supply route attacked constantly by Russian shelling.
Burials, exhumations, outrage: A day in the endless Philippine drug war
A look at 24 hours in the Philippines drug war as the country prepares for a new president but expects little change.
At crucial summits, the West squeezes Russia
G-7 nations are pursuing the implementation of a price cap on Russian oil and NATO member states are slated to announce they will boost the number of forces kept at a high readiness level.
Leonardo Del Vecchio, Italian titan of eyewear, dies at 87
Raised in an orphanage, he went on to amass a multibillion-dollar fortune as founder of Luxottica, one of the largest manufacturers of eyeglasses in the world.
At least 15 dead after Russian strike on shopping mall, Ukraine says
“The number of victims is impossible to imagine,” President Volodymyr Zelensky wrote.
Russian strike hits crowded mall, Zelensky says, amid push for aid at G-7
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky requested modern antiaircraft systems and more powerful arms to launch counterattacks.
Exports to Russia from China plummet, study shows
A new study suggests that sanctions have hurt Russia's international trade, even with countries not directly affected by them. But Russia's economy still seems to be functioning.
NATO to boost high-readiness forces in ‘biggest overhaul’ since Cold War
Transforming the quick-response force is one way the alliance led by NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is responding to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
At summit, Biden and other leaders cast about for ways to help Ukraine
President Volodymyr Zelensky pleaded for more help from the Group of Seven leaders.
Large parts of northeastern India still underwater after record rains
With record rains in a short span of time, towns like Silchar in Assam have emerged as the new hot spots in the crisis.
Where have Ukrainian refugees gone?
Countries that had limited numbers of refugees from Syria and other countries in 2015 and 2016 have been far more welcoming to Ukrainians in the last four months.
Survivor describes South Africa nightclub disaster: ‘I can’t breathe’
The youngest victim at the Enyobeni Tavern in the city of East London was 13, police said.
Russia defaults on foreign debt for first time since 1918: What to know
Western sanctions punishing Moscow for invading Ukraine have restricted its ability to pay overseas creditors.
Photos found near bombed-out Kyiv apartment tell a family’s story
We spent more than three months searching for the people in the photos. Then, finally, a clue.
The Supreme Court turns the U.S. into a cautionary tale
On reproductive rights, the United States is now moving against the tide.
Bullfight stands collapse, causing deaths and scores of injuries
Video captures the moment when several tiers of the makeshift stands in El Espinal, Colombia, pitch forward into the bullring, trapping hundreds of spectators.
Russian missiles hit Kyiv, shattering the capital’s relative calm
The Sunday blasts hit a kindergarten playground and residential building in Kyiv, killing at least one — as Group of Seven nations leaders met in Germany for a summit.