Dozens feared dead after Russian bomb levels Ukraine school

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) — Dozens of Ukrainians were feared dead Sunday after a Russian bomb flattened a school sheltering about 90 people in its basement, while Ukrainian troops refused to surrender at a besieged steel plant that Moscow’s invading forces sped to seize before Russia’s Victory Day holiday† The governor of Luhansk province, one of … Read more

Beijing loyalist John Lee elected as Hong Kong’s next leader

HONG KONG (AP) — John Lee, a hard-line security chief who oversaw a crackdown on Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement, was elected as the city’s next leader on Sunday in a vote cast by a largely pro-Beijing committee. Lee was the only candidate and won with over 99% of the vote in which nearly all 1,500 … Read more

Ukraine launched ‘successful’ counteroffensive in Kharkiv, could push to Russia’s border: US think tank

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Ukrainian forces are successfully launching a counteroffensive in Kharkiv and could soon push Russian troops back to Russia’s border, according to a US think tank. Russian forces are retreating from the northeast Kharkiv area and notably destroyed several bridges in an effort to “successful Ukrainian attack,” the … Read more

Patriotism, unease mix as Russia marks Victory Day in WWII

Red Soviet flags and orange-and-black striped military ribbons are on display in Russian cities and towns. Neighborhoods are staging holiday concerts. Flowers are being laid by veterans’ groups at monuments to the Great Patriotic War, as World War II is known in the country. At first glance, preparations for Monday’s celebration of Victory Day, marking … Read more

Nepali scales Mt Everest for record 26th time

Kami Rita Sherpa, a Nepali mountaineer, waves towards media in Kathmandu, Nepal May 25, 2019. Kami Rita summited Mount Everest on May 7, 2022, for a record 26th time, beating his own record set last year, REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register KATHMANDU, May 8 (Reuters) – A Nepali sherpa … Read more

Police chief: Elad terrorists like ‘wounded animals,’ could try final suicide attack

Police Commissioner Kobi Shabtai warned Sunday that the terrorists who carried out the deadly attack in Elad last week were like “wounded animals” who could attempt a final suicide mission, as security forces continued to search for the suspects. “It is important that we all remain vigilant,” Shabtai told dozens of officers involved in the … Read more

Vincent Chiarella ID’d as one of 3 Americans found dead at Sandals Emerald Bay

An Alabama man was among those who died mysteriously at a Bahamas resort. Vincent Chiarella of Birmingham was found dead at the Sandals Emerald Bay resort on Great Exuma Friday, his son told WVTM-TV. Vincent’s wife Donnis was also injured, Austin Chiarella told the station. The couple was celebrating their anniversary at the resort, he … Read more