Two US citizens missing, feared captured, in eastern Ukraine -families

Two US citizens missing, feared captured, in eastern Ukraine -families

June 15 (Reuters) – Two US citizens who traveled to Ukraine as volunteer fighters against Russian forces have been missing for a week and are feared captured, family members said on Wednesday. Alexander Drueke, 39, of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, and Andy Huynh, 27, of Hartselle, Alabama, were last in contact with their families on June 8 … Read more

Two Republicans try to fend off Trump challengers in South Carolina

Two Republicans try to fend off Trump challengers in South Carolina

Former US President Donald Trump speaks during the National Rifle Association (NRA) annual convention in Houston, Texas, US May 27, 2022. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 14 (Reuters) – Republican US Representatives Tom Rice and Nancy Mace waited on Tuesday to learn their political fates in South … Read more

NASA to form scientific team to study UFOs

NASA to form scientific team to study UFOs

Workers pressure wash the logo of NASA on the Vehicle Assembly Building before SpaceX will send two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station aboard its Falcon 9 rocket, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, US, May 19, 2020. REUTERS/ Joe Skipper Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, … Read more

Groups urge US to probe ‘loot box’ on Electronic Arts video game

Groups urge US to probe ‘loot box’ on Electronic Arts video game

WASHINGTON, June 2 (Reuters) – Consumer advocates on Thursday urged US regulators to investigate video game maker Electronic Arts Inc (EA.O) for what they say was the misleading use of a digital “loot box” that “aggressively” urges players to spend more money while playing a popular soccer game. The groups Fairplay, Center for Digital Democracy … Read more

US intelligence helping Ukraine kill Russian generals -NY Times

US intelligence helping Ukraine kill Russian generals -NY Times

US and Ukrainian flags are pictured at the US air base in Ramstein, Germany, April 26, 2022. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May 4 (Reuters) – The United States has provided intelligence that has helped Ukrainian forces kill many of the Russian generals who have died in … Read more

Russian oligarchs to be targeted in US aid package for Ukraine, Schumer says

Russian oligarchs to be targeted in US aid package for Ukraine, Schumer says

FILE PHOTO – US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks during a news conference about legislative efforts to lower gas prices, on Capitol Hill in Washington, US, April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 1 (Reuters) – US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said on Sunday … Read more

Trump faces biggest test of his ‘king-maker’ clout since leaving White House

Trump faces biggest test of his ‘king-maker’ clout since leaving White House

Former US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally to boost Ohio Republican candidates ahead of their May 3 primary election, at the county fairgrounds in Delaware, Ohio, US April 23, 2022. REUTERS/Gaelen Morse/File Photo/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 1 (Reuters) – The month of May brings Donald … Read more

Judge ‘surprised’ at Trump claim he has no documents sought in probe

Judge ‘surprised’ at Trump claim he has no documents sought in probe

NEW YORK, April 29 (Reuters) – A New York judge expressed surprise on Friday that Donald Trump, a man he described as perhaps the world’s most famous real estate developer, was unable to provide any documents sought in a probe of the Trump Organization, his family company. Justice Arthur Engoron in New York state court … Read more

At UN, Amal Clooney pushes for Ukraine war crimes justice

At UN, Amal Clooney pushes for Ukraine war crimes justice

UNITED NATIONS, April 27 (Reuters) – Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney urged countries at the United Nations on Wednesday to focus on international justice for war crimes in Ukraine so evidence does not sit in storage – as it has done for victims of Islamic State ( ISIS) in Iraq and Syria. “Ukraine is, today, … Read more

US warns of response to any permanent China military presence in Solomons

US warns of response to any permanent China military presence in Solomons

SYDNEY/WASHINGTON, April 22 (Reuters) – A senior-level US delegation put the Solomon Islands’ leader on Friday and warned that Washington would have “significant concerns and respond accordingly” to any steps to establish a permanent Chinese military presence in the Pacific island nation. A White House statement said Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare reiterated to … Read more