Ukraine postpones civilian evacuation as it accuses Russia of violating fire break agreement

Russia’s Defense Ministry said earlier on Saturday it would stop shelling Mariupol and another southeastern city, Volnovakha, which endured days of heavy and indiscriminate shelling. Residents hunkered down in basements with no electricity and limited food and water supplies, volunteers collecting information from the field told CNN. But just hours after the fire was announced, … Read more

2022 NFL Combined Schedule Saturday

INDIANAPOLIS — Saturday will be the third day of on-field practices at the NFL scouting combine inside Lucas Oil Stadium. NFL Network will broadcast live coverage of on-field drills beginning at 4 p.m. ET. ESPN’s NFL Live will hail from Indianapolis with a broadcast Saturday at 2 p.m. ET on ABC. The combine in Indianapolis … Read more

True Stories – The New York Times

“Atlanta” returns for its third season on March 24, and I’ve put it on my calendar, not only because it’s been nearly four years since the last season, but because it stands out as an original series in the flood of docudramatic reimaginings of real events that have recently overtaken streaming platforms. Last month, “Inventing … Read more

Ukraine-Russia War News: Live Updates

March 5, 2022, 5:59 a.m. ET March 5, 2022, 5:59 a.m. ET Ukrainian refugees in Palanca, Modova, after fleeing Ukraine on Tuesday.Credit…Laetitia Vancon for The New York Times CHISINAU, Moldova — Russia’s war in Ukraine has caused the fastest flow of refugees into Europe since the end of World War II, the head of the … Read more

While Canada Welcomes Refugees, Its Door Is Far From Wide Open

As of Friday afternoon, one million people had fled Ukraine, mostly to neighboring countries, according to estimates by the UN refugee agency, UNHCR. As with other recent wars, resettlement groups in Canada are preparing to receive many of those expected to land here. The prospect of a wave of Ukrainian refugees comes as Canada is … Read more

Wildlife personalities play a role in nature

In August, a mountain lion was seen prowling the suburb of New Canaan, Connecticut several times, and not for the first time. Ten years ago, a young mountain lion traveled to Connecticut, prowling more than 1,500 miles from South Dakota’s Black Hills, before being killed while crossing a highway. What stands out from these incidents … Read more

In western Ukraine, Lviv becomes a vital rear base

LVIV, Ukraine — City workers were wrapping statues in protective blankets and mounting stained glass windows in the many churches that fill this historic European city in western Ukraine as people prepare for war. The city of Lviv, located less than 80 kilometers from the border with Poland, has so far been spared any direct … Read more

The ad acts as another vehicle for protesting the war in Ukraine

But Madison Avenue was also temperamental in some ways. Businesses have faced conflicting advice for suspend marketing campaigns out of respect for Ukraine, but also to express support for the country. The leaders were forced to suspend their advertising campaigns and instead offer their marketing budgets to aid organizations (although warnings have been circulating on … Read more