Russia’s war in Ukraine

Several destroyed civilian cars are seen on a road near the Ukrainian town of Balakliia on September 13 in the Kharkiv region. (Glen Garanich/Reuters) As Ukrainian units go on the offensive in parts of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions, Russian forces are trying to gain ground elsewhere, according to the Ukrainian military. The General Staff … Read more

This Dubai-based photographer captures the city like you’ve never seen it before

(CNN) – With their cornflower blues, candy floss pinks and pumpkin oranges, photographer Preet Uday’s images of Dubai evoke bittersweet nostalgia. Most photographers prefer to show the luxury and sheer scale that Dubai is known for today, from colossal skyscrapers to vast sand dunes and sweeping coastlines, but Uday’s fans say his quirky images remind … Read more

California’s Mosquito Fire prompts more evacuations as it races into mountain communities, burning homes and cars in its path.

CNN — The Mosquito Fire, which broke out in northern California on Tuesday evening, charged into a mountain community and burned more homes when it burned dangerously close to a high school. The inferno – the largest wildfire currently burning in California – broke out west of Lake Tahoe amid extreme heat on September 6 … Read more

Northeastern University: Authorities are investigating after an employee was injured when a package exploded on the Boston campus

CNN — Boston authorities are investigating the motive behind a package sent to Northeastern University when an employee opened it Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The 45-year-old man who opened the package suffered minor injuries to his hands, university and county officials said. Investigators have not said how the package arrived on campus, stressing that the … Read more

Asian markets fall after US markets worst day since June 2020 after US inflation data

Stocks across the region were down by early Wednesday afternoon, with a reference to Japan. Nikkei (N225) and from South Korea Kospi (KOSPI) the indices fell by 2.3% and 1.6%, respectively. Chinese markets also fell, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite (SHCOMP) Index down 1%. from Hong Kong Hang Seng index (HSI) down 2.6%. Australia’s S&P/ASX … Read more

Generation Z candidate Karoline Leavitt will win the GOP primary in New Hampshire’s 1st District, CNN projects

Leavitt’s victory is the result of a trend of Gen Z congressional candidates turning 25, the minimum age required to be sworn into the House. Maxwell Frost, a community organizer, won the Democratic nomination for Florida’s 10th Congressional District last month at the age of 25. Because the area is heavily Democratic, he is likely … Read more