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EXPLAINER - What's the secret to Turkey's threats of incursion into Syria?
EXPLAINER - What's the secret to Turkey's threats of incursion into Syria?

Residents in northern Syria are preparing for a new battle.

Harini Logan, The Revenant, rallies for spelling bee title
Harini Logan, The Revenant, rallies for spelling bee title

Harini Logan continued to try and learn from her near misses in online spelling contests. She was a well-respected speller in English, but she never won a national title.

Satellite images show a new Chinese carrier near launch
Satellite images show a new Chinese carrier near launch
AP-NORC poll reveals the divide between lay Catholics, bishops
AP-NORC poll reveals the divide between lay Catholics, bishops
Queen Elizabeth II skips the Platinum Jubilee church ceremony
Queen Elizabeth II skips the Platinum Jubilee church ceremony
GOP's Cornyn is tapped as Senate leader to discuss gun laws
GOP's Cornyn is tapped as Senate leader to discuss gun laws

In less than 48 hours, a gunman attacked an elementary school in Texas and killed 19 children and 2 teachers.

EXPLAINER - Russia-Ukraine war at 100 days by the numbers
EXPLAINER - Russia-Ukraine war at 100 days by the numbers

100 days after Russia invaded Ukraine, the world is witness to a constant stream of heartbreaking scenes.

UN Secretary-General renews appeals for peace
UN Secretary-General renews appeals for peace
Senator: Chief had no radio during Uvalde school shooting
Senator: Chief had no radio during Uvalde school shooting
Sky high: Carbon dioxide levels in air spike past milestone
Sky high: Carbon dioxide levels in air spike past milestone
A shocking secret: Russia-Ukraine war is shaped by electronic warfare
A shocking secret: Russia-Ukraine war is shaped by electronic warfare

The simple act of turning on a cellphone could bring down a storm of death on the battlefields of Ukraine.

Cops shoot Texas escapee, who murdered 4 children and granddad, fatally
Cops shoot Texas escapee, who murdered 4 children and granddad, fatally

Officials said that a convicted murderer who had escaped a Texas prison bus was shot dead by Texas law enforcement after he killed five family members,

Russia could be staying in Ukraine after 100 days of war.
Russia could be staying in Ukraine after 100 days of war.
Explainer: Is it illegal to possess guns in Canada? Key questions answered
Explainer: Is it illegal to possess guns in Canada? Key questions answered
Israel claims that a laser missile shield will cost only $2 per interception
Israel claims that a laser missile shield will cost only $2 per interception
Rwanda declares that it will not stand by if Congo is attacked in a dispute
Rwanda declares that it will not stand by if Congo is attacked in a dispute

After accusing Congo of firing missiles across its border earlier this month, Rwanda's foreign minister stated Tuesday that it will retaliate against any further attacks by the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Biden offers to supply Ukraine longer-range missiles
Biden offers to supply Ukraine longer-range missiles

As part of the $700 million weapons package, which will be revealed on Wednesday, U.S. President Joe Biden agreed to supply Ukraine with advanced rocket systems capable of striking with precision at long-range Russian targets.

Germany will send IRIS-T air defense system to Ukraine - Scholz
Germany will send IRIS-T air defense system to Ukraine - Scholz
Request to send armoured vehicles to Ukraine by the Danish vetoed by Switzerland - TV
Request to send armoured vehicles to Ukraine by the Danish vetoed by Switzerland - TV
China claims it has conducted a'readiness patrol" around Taiwan
China claims it has conducted a'readiness patrol" around Taiwan
Biden: US sends medium-range rocket systems (MRO) to Ukraine
Biden: US sends medium-range rocket systems (MRO) to Ukraine

According to the Biden administration, it will send Ukraine a few high-tech medium-range rocket systems.

Texas police: Texas teacher propped-opening door before attack
Texas police: Texas teacher propped-opening door before attack
Justice Dept. Review the Texas School Shooting Response
Justice Dept. Review the Texas School Shooting Response
New Wyoming abortion clinic doesn't need a looming ruling or fire to continue operations
New Wyoming abortion clinic doesn't need a looming ruling or fire to continue operations
Pelosi's husband was arrested in California for DUI
Pelosi's husband was arrested in California for DUI

Police records show that Paul Pelosi (82-year-old husband to Nancy Pelosi), was arrested on Sunday for suspicion of driving under the influence in Northern California.

Pope Francis names San Diego Bishop McElroy as a cardinal
Pope Francis names San Diego Bishop McElroy as a cardinal

Pope Francis named Robert McElroy, Bishop of San Diego, as one of his ideological allies, who has often fought with more conservative U.S. bishops.

Governors disagree on gun control and school security
Governors disagree on gun control and school security
Rescuers near the plane that crashed in Nepal, 22 people aboard
Rescuers near the plane that crashed in Nepal, 22 people aboard
Oklahoma Festival Shooting: Agency: 1 Dead, 7 Injured
Oklahoma Festival Shooting: Agency: 1 Dead, 7 Injured
Russia and Ukraine fight in the east while Zelenskyy visits the front
Russia and Ukraine fight in the east while Zelenskyy visits the front

Russian and Ukrainian troops engaged in close-quarter fighting Sunday in an eastern Ukrainian town.

1 Billion pills seized: East and SE Asia hit ominous drug peak
1 Billion pills seized: East and SE Asia hit ominous drug peak

The U.N. announced Monday that the number of methamphetamine tablets found in East and Southeast Asia was more than a billion.

Anguish of a father outside a Texas school as the shooting unfolded
Anguish of a father outside a Texas school as the shooting unfolded
Block by block, Russians and Ukrainians battle in eastern city
Block by block, Russians and Ukrainians battle in eastern city
The war in Ukraine has led to an increase in food prices and hunger in Africa.
The war in Ukraine has led to an increase in food prices and hunger in Africa.
O'Rourke believes that Texas' governor's race will be shaken by O'Rourke's shooting.
O'Rourke believes that Texas' governor's race will be shaken by O'Rourke's shooting.

Democrat Beto O'Rourke, still mourning the Texas massacre, gave his long-shot campaign a jolt.

A probe could shed light on the time-lapse of police officers in Uvalde deaths
A probe could shed light on the time-lapse of police officers in Uvalde deaths

Police have been trained to confront the shooters of the many horrific attacks that followed the Columbine High School massacre 20 years ago.

Mexico's 1st Hurricane of the Pacific Season makes landfall
Mexico's 1st Hurricane of the Pacific Season makes landfall
GOP Congressman and former NRA endorsee, says he supports ban on assault weapons following the Buffalo, Uvalde disaster
GOP Congressman and former NRA endorsee, says he supports ban on assault weapons following the Buffalo, Uvalde disaster
4 Children and 1 Adult were killed in Penn. House Explosion Identified By Authorities, 2 More Injured
4 Children and 1 Adult were killed in Penn. House Explosion Identified By Authorities, 2 More Injured
The 80th anniversary of Operation Anthropoid in Czech History
The 80th anniversary of Operation Anthropoid in Czech History

Today, eighty years ago, Reinhard Heydrich drove through Prague in an open-top Mercedes.

Lithuanians organize a donation drive to purchase a Bayraktar drone in Ukraine
Lithuanians organize a donation drive to purchase a Bayraktar drone in Ukraine

In solidarity with the former Soviet Union country, hundreds of Lithuanians have contributed to buying an advanced military drone for Ukraine's war against Russia.

Evacuations to flee the Russians are slow, tedious, and costly
Evacuations to flee the Russians are slow, tedious, and costly
Algerian dissidents: Victims or outlaws of crackdown?
Algerian dissidents: Victims or outlaws of crackdown?
Russia seizes small cities to expand the east Ukraine war
Russia seizes small cities to expand the east Ukraine war
Judge gives initial OK to $1B deal in Florida condo collapse
Judge gives initial OK to $1B deal in Florida condo collapse

On Saturday, a Florida judge approved an initial settlement worth more than $1B for families that lost loved ones last year in the Florida condo building collapse.

Warnings about critical fire conditions issued throughout the US Southwest
Warnings about critical fire conditions issued throughout the US Southwest

On Saturday, the U.S. Southwest was engulfed in warnings about critical fire conditions.

At a Nigerian church fair stampede, 31 children were killed
At a Nigerian church fair stampede, 31 children were killed