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Cheney, Schiff: Possibility of multiple criminal referrals from Jan. 6 committee

Reps. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) and Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said on Sunday that there is a possibility the Jan. 6 committee may make multiple criminal referrals….

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Democrats need to give “some good ideas” on ensuring abortion rights: Becerra

Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra told NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday that Democrats criticizing the Biden administration’s strategy to ensure abortion…

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Russia claims capture of key city, edging closer to control of the Donbas

Russian forces on Sunday claimed to have captured the city of Lysychansk, the last city in the Luhansk region of the Donbas that was still…

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Liz Cheney: “I haven’t made a decision” about 2024 presidential run

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) acknowledged the possibility of a presidential run in 2024 in an interview with ABC News on Sunday, but said she hasn’t…

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Heavy rains, floods prompt evacuations of Sydney suburbs

Thousands of residents in Sydney suburbs were told to evacuate their homes on Sunday after heavy rains caused floodwaters to rise and rivers to overflow….

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Ukraine’s farmers face Russia’s blockade and ordnance in their farms this harvest

Farmers in Ukraine begin to harvest this year’s wheat, barley and rapeseed crops as diplomats try to negotiate an end to Russia’s Black Sea blockade…

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Japan is suffering a blistering heatwave and energy crunch

Japan is sweltering amid a heatwave not seen in decades. As the country deals with an energy crunch, businesses are trying to save energy by…

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Celebrity trials amplify America’s war over free speech

A spate of high-profile lawsuits is giving real legal weight to America’s cultural and political debate over free speech. Why it matters: As conservatives rail…

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Axios Finish Line: Making friends

This originally appeared in Axios Finish Line, our evening newsletter focusing on life lessons, leadership, and health and fitness. Sign up here. In America, we…

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Governor: Russians gaining foothold in pivotal Ukraine city

Russian forces are strengthening their positions in a grueling fight to capture the last stronghold of resistance in eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk province, the region’s governor…

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Argentine economy minister resigns amid peso, diesel woes

Argentina’s economy minister resigned unexpectedly Saturday, dealing a fresh blow to the government of President Alberto Ferández as the country struggles with economic problems. (Image…

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North Korea slams US-South Korea-Japan military cooperation

North Korea on Sunday slammed the United States, South Korea and Japan for pushing to boost their trilateral military cooperation, warning it would reinforce its…

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Russians press assault on eastern Ukrainian city

Russian forces pounded the city of Lysychansk and its surroundings in an all-out attempt to seize the last stronghold of resistance in eastern Ukraine’s Luhansk…

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Israel shoots down Hezbollah drones over Mediterranean

The Israeli military on Saturday said it shot down three unmanned aircraft launched by Lebanese militant group Hezbollah moving near an Israeli gas platform in…

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The bullet that killed Al Jazeera’s Shireen Abu Akleh has been sent to U.S. officials

An official with the Palestinian Authority tells NPR an agreement was reached to share the bullet with the U.S. (Image credit: Ahmad Gharabli/AFP via Getty…

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Supreme Court asks Maryland officials to stop protests outside justices’ homes

The Supreme Court has asked Maryland officials, including Republican Gov. Larry Hogan, to enforce state and county laws that prohibit picketing at private homes after…

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Uvalde schools police chief Pete Arredondo resigns from City Council

Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District police chief Pete Arredondo, who has faced criticism over the botched response to the mass shooting at Robb Elementary, has…

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Florida training program: “Misconception” that founders wanted separation of church and state

A new civics training program for public school teachers in Florida says it is a “misconception” that “the founders desired strict separation of church and…

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Poll: Most voters don’t want Biden or Trump on the 2024 ballot

Voters don’t want President Biden or former President Trump on the ballot in 2024, according to a new Harvard Center for American Political Studies and…

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What we know about the Kentucky mass shooting

Three police officers have died after a mass shooting in Floyd County, Kentucky on Thursday that also injured four others, according to Kentucky State Police….

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Climate change is threatening thousands of years of winemaking in Turkey

Climate change is posing challenges to vintners in Turkey, endangering the future of an ancient industry. Source: https://www.npr.org/2022/07/02/1109558024/climate-change-is-threatening-thousands-of-years-of-winemaking-in-turkey Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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Two Ukrainian fighters describe the current state of the frontlines against Russia

Two Ukrainian fighters — one a volunteer solider, the other, a commander — describe what they’re seeing on the frontlines of the war against Russia….

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