Ukraine accuses Russia of shelling nuclear plant again

A view shows the Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant in the course of Ukraine-Russia conflict outside the Russian-controlled city of Enerhodar in the Zaporizhzhia region, Ukraine August 4, 2022. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Europe’s biggest nuclear plant, Zaporizhzhia, hit again Zelenskiy urges new sanctions on Russia; Moscow blames Kyiv … Read more

4 teens shot in Duquesne

Four teenagers were shot late Saturday night in the city of Duquesne.It happened around 9:40 pm along Orchard Park Avenue and Ridge Street.Duquesne police officers responded to multiple calls for gunshots and people injured at Allegheny County Orchard Park Housing Community.Once on scene, they found the four victims. Two 17-year-old boys were found with lower … Read more

Ex-rebel sworn in as Colombia’s president in historic shift

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s first leftist president will be sworn into office Sunday, promising to fight inequality and heralding a turning point in the history of a country haunted by a long war between the government and guerrilla groups. Sen. Gustavo Petro, a former member of Colombia’s M-19 guerrilla group, won the presidential election … Read more

McKinney fire has destroyed nearly 90 homes and is only 40% contained

The blaze, the largest wildfire in California so far this year, erupted on July 29 in the forest near the California-Oregon border and grew rapidly, fueled by winds from thunderstorms. The office said a further four structures had minor damage from the fire, with the damage assessment more than 50% complete. The Klamath River community … Read more

Biden steps out of the room and finds legacy-defining wins

WASHINGTON (AP) — Over five decades in Washington, Joe Biden knew that the way to influence was to be in the room where it happens. But in the second year of his presidency, some of Biden’s most striking, legacy-defining legislative victories came about by staying out of it. A summer lawmaking blitz has sent bipartisan … Read more

Woman is knocked unconscious and sexually assaulted as she sat on park bench after leaving Boots 

Woman in her 50s is knocked unconscious and sexually assaulted as she sat on park bench after leaving Boots The attack took place at Bournemouth Central Gardens in Dorset after 2.40pm The woman was sat on a bench when she was attacked from behind last Friday The victim lost consciousness and was sexually assaulted and … Read more