Checkers Champion, 11, Helps Ukraine War Effort

Valeria is a checkers world champion from Ukraine who became an inspiration for millions of Ukrainian children; she plays checkers on the streets of Kyiv to collect money for the Ukrainian armed forces 
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US Ups Sanctions Targeting Myanmar’s Military Junta.

US Ups Sanctions Targeting Myanmar’s Military Junta.

Washington keeps pressure on generals who seized power in the country two years ago but challenges remain Originally published at -

LogOn: Could Your Voice Help Diagnose Your Next Illness?.

LogOn: Could Your Voice Help Diagnose Your Next Illness?.

Technology analyzing thousands of voices may play a role in the future of medicine Originally published at -

Will India’s Opposition Leader Rahul Gandhi’s Cross-Country March Revive the Congress Party?.

Will India’s Opposition Leader Rahul Gandhi’s Cross-Country March Revive the Congress Party?.

The march’s impact will be tested when nine states go to the polls this year ahead of next year’s general election Originally published at -

Bear Trapped in Car Tire Freed in Russia

Bear Trapped in Car Tire Freed in Russia

A bear that got trapped in an automobile tire was rescued by emergency workers in Russia's Moscow region. Staff from the Center of Rescue rapid response unit tranquilized the 400-kilogram (882-pound) animal, named Fyodor, and cut through the tire....

Rescuers Pull Bodies from Rubble After Pakistan Mosque Suicide Bombing.

Rescuers Pull Bodies from Rubble After Pakistan Mosque Suicide Bombing.

A powerful bomb blast ripped through a packed mosque in northwestern Pakistan Monday, killing at least 61 worshippers and injuring more than 150 others. The afternoon attack in central Peshawar, the capital city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, was...