Russia-Ukraine live updates: Russian airborne forces suffer ‘heavy casualties’

Russia-Ukraine live updates: Russian airborne forces suffer ‘heavy casualties’

(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials. The Russian military has since launched a full-scale ground…
‘Potentially hazardous’ asteroid zooms close to Earth

‘Potentially hazardous’ asteroid zooms close to Earth

(NEW YORK) -- An asteroid -- the largest to get close to Earth this year -- tumbled past the planet Friday. According to NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies, the "potentially hazardous" asteroid is 1.1 miles long and at least 3,280 feet wide. It crossed into Earth's orbit around…
Duchess Meghan visits memorial in Texas after deadly school shooting

Duchess Meghan visits memorial in Texas after deadly school shooting

(UVALDE, Texas) -- Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, traveled to Uvalde, Texas, Thursday, to pay tribute to the 19 students and two teachers killed at Robb Elementary School. Meghan, dressed in jeans, a T-shirt and a baseball cap, was photographed laying a bouquet of white roses and kneeling before…
Students from Ukraine win awards at world’s largest science fair

Students from Ukraine win awards at world’s largest science fair

(NEW YORK) -- Six students from Ukraine were among the finalists at this year's Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair, the world's largest global high school competition, run by the Society for Science. The fair was held in Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center from May 7-13. This year's competition was…
Russia-Ukraine updates: Ukraine outgunned 20 to 1 in east, Zelenskyy says

Russia-Ukraine updates: Ukraine outgunned 20 to 1 in east, Zelenskyy says

(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials. The Russian military has since launched a full-scale ground offensive…
Russia-Ukraine updates: Russia publishes list of Americans banned from country

Russia-Ukraine updates: Russia publishes list of Americans banned from country

(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials. The Russian military has since launched a full-scale ground…
Russian opposition group pushing US to sanction ‘next tier’ of Putin enablers

Russian opposition group pushing US to sanction ‘next tier’ of Putin enablers

(WASHINGTON) -- Top members of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny's team are pressing U.S. officials to pursue sanctions against 6,000 Russians who they say are among the "next tier" of those enabling Russian President Vladimir Putin and the invasion of Ukraine. Members of Navalny's Anti-Corruption Foundation met Thursday with members…