Russian attack kills 23 in civilian convoy in Ukraine: Governor | Russia-Ukraine war News

Targeted humanitarian convoy planned to travel into Russian-occupied territory to pick up relatives and take them to safety, Zaporizhzhia regional governor says. A Russian missile attack on the Ukrainian city…

Putin to deliver major speech today after annexing Ukrainian regions

Vladimir Putin will make his first public appearance today since so-called referendums were held in four occupied Ukrainian territories, in which he will declare the regions are now joining the…

Suicide attacker kills at least 19 in Afghanistan school blast | Taliban News

DEVELOPING STORYDEVELOPING STORY, At least 27 others were injured in the explosion at the Kabul education center in the Dasht-e-Barchi neighbourhood. A suicide bomber attacked an educational institute in the…

Water crisis tests Mississippi mayor who started as an activist

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The mayor of Mississippi’s capital was 5 years old when his parents moved their family from New York to Jackson in 1988 so that his father,…

Climate change gets ‘highest priority’ in US, Pacific agreement | News

The new partnership deal signed by 14 nations follows the historic summit at the White House and comes as China extends its influence in the region. The United States and…

S. Korea, US and Japan hold anti-N. Korean submarine drills

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea, US and Japanese warships launched their first trilateral anti-submarine drills in five years on Friday, after North Korea renewed missile tests this week…

Indonesian officials targeted by spyware: sources | Cybersecurity News

More than a dozen senior Indonesian government and military officials were targeted last year with spy software designed by an Israeli surveillance firm, according to nine people with knowledge of…

Former Tibet official latest to fall in China graft sweep

BEIJING (AP) — A former vice governor of China’s sprawling Tibet region has been indicted on charges of accepting bribes, state media reported Friday. Zhang Yongze is the latest high-level…

Thai court to rule on Prime Minister Prayuth’s political future News

Thailand’s Constitutional Court is scheduled to deliver a decision on the term limit of Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, a ruling that should decide on whether the former Thai army chief…

Putin’s nuclear threats are meant to ‘manipulate’ global uncertainty and sow confusion — and it’s working, expert says

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends an awarding ceremony for Russian team members who won medals at the Winter Paralympic games on March 17, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.Photo by Sasha Mordovets/Getty…