Assailant shot by soldiers in a gunfight before being arrested and taken to hospital, embassy reports staff ‘safe’. A gunman who fired on the embassy of the United States in Beirut has been arrested after he was injured in return fire. The attack on the embassy on Wednesday morning was carried out by a Syrian […]

MOSCOW − Russian authorities said Tuesday they had detained two U.S. nationals − including an active duty U.S. soldier − in separate criminal cases. The soldier, detained on Monday on charges of criminal misconduct, was arrested on theft charges by a court in Vladivostok in Russia’s Far East, the regional office of the Interior Ministry […]

Updated with White House comments. Russia said Tuesday that it will hold an American soldier who was detained in the Far East over the weekend in custody until early July on theft charges. The U.S. Army said the soldier, identified by a Russian court in the city of Vladivostok as Gordon Black, had been detained […]

By Brandon Drenon BBC News 2 hours ago Image source, Getty Images Image caption, Protesters gather on the University of California, Los Angeles In January 2020, they were seniors in high school. Graduation was just around the corner. But so was a deadly pandemic. By mid-March, Covid had upended daily life . . .

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NEW YORK (AP) — Anti-war demonstrations ceased this week at a small number of U.S. universities after school leaders struck deals with pro-Palestinian protesters, fending off possible disruptions of final exams and graduation ceremonies. The agreements at schools including Brown, Northwestern and Rutgers stand out amid the chaotic scenes and

NEW YORK (AP) — Columbia canceled in-person classes, dozens of protesters were arrested at New York University and Yale, and the gates to Harvard Yard were closed to the public on Monday as some of the most prestigious U.S. universities sought to defuse campus tensions over Israel’s war with Hamas. The various actions followed the […]

Angle down icon An icon in the shape of an angle pointing down. Getty Images; Business Insider An illegal trade in greenhouse gases is threatening US climate goals. Refrigerant smuggling has persisted since the 1990s, when regulations arose to close the ozone hole.

CORPUS CHRIST, Texas – The United States Coast Guard stopped three lanchas and seized 2,160 pounds of illegally caught fish off the southern Texas coast. Authorities found 13 fishermen from Mexico illegally fishing north of the Maritime Boundary Line, a press release said. The U.S. Coast Guard arrested the fishermen and seized 2,160 pounds of […]

Nick Starichenko/Shutterstock Ksenia Karelina, 33, was arrested while visiting her parents in the Russian city of Yekaterinburg. CNN  —  A US-Russian dual citizen was arrested in Russia on charges of treason for allegedly donating just $51 . . .

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