Sinking of the Moskva: Ukrainian missile or accidental firing – what really happened to the Russian warship?

CNN — The Russian guided missile cruiser Moskva rests deep under the Black Sea this morning. Whether he is there as a victim of Ukrainian missiles, Russian incompetence, bad luck or some combination of the three is unclear. What is certain, however, is that the biggest warship loss in 40 years will raise troubling questions … Read more

The Russian Navy evacuates the flagship Moskva in the Black Sea. Ukraine claims to have been hit by a missile

CNN — One of the Russian Navy’s most important warships floats abandoned or at the bottom of the Black Sea, a blow for an army battling Ukrainian resistance 50 days after Vladimir Putin invaded its neighbor. Russian sailors evacuated the guided-missile cruiser Moskva, flagship of its Black Sea Fleet, after a fire blew up munitions … Read more

Opinion: A mass shooting on a train killed her husband and injured her son. NYC subway shooting brings back painful memories and a call to action

Editor’s note: Stephanie Griffith is an opinion writer at Read more opinion pieces on CNN. CNN — In 1993, a shooting on a moving Long Island Rail Road commuter train in suburban New York killed Carolyn McCarthy’s husband and seriously injured her son. The tragedy transformed McCarthy, a nurse, into a nationally recognized force … Read more

Amazon warehouse workers in New York made history by voting for a union. Here’s what could happen next

CNN Business — After Christian Smalls was fired two years ago from an Amazon warehouse in New York following his participation in a walkout over its pandemic response, a company executive suggested undermining his efforts to organization by portraying him as “not intelligent or articulate”. When Smalls’ newly created organization garnered enough interest to hold … Read more

Tishomingo, Oklahoma: Six high school girls killed in tractor-trailer crash pulled over, witnesses say as first victim identified

CNN — The car driven by six high school girls who died in an accident with a tractor-trailer on Tuesday stopped at a stop sign before entering the freeway, witnesses said, according to an ongoing investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board , as the first victim was identified on Friday. The girls were riding … Read more

Pre-market stocks: West to hit Russia with more sanctions

A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber ? You can register here. You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking on the same link. London CNN Business — Western sanctions are decimating the Russian economy and sending shock waves through global … Read more

‘Freedom convoy’ in Canada: As Covid-19 protests persist in Ottawa, police tell protesters to stand down

CNN — As protests in Canada’s capital enter their third week, Ottawa police sent a message to protesters on Wednesday, saying: “You must leave the area now. Protests clogging downtown streets began in late January as truckers blocked roads and irritated residents with honking. This week they agreed to leave the residential areas and stay … Read more

With the option to rule for life, China’s Xi targets Taiwan

hong kong CNN — Xi Jinping began his second term as president of China with a stark warning for Taiwan, an island he considers a breakaway province. “All deeds and tricks aimed at dividing the motherland are doomed to failure and will be condemned by the people and punished by history,” Xi said Tuesday at … Read more

Winter storm: A mixture of ice and snow leads to dangerous road conditions – with millions of weather warnings

CNN — A winter storm bringing heavy snow and ice to parts of the northeast on Friday is causing harsh road conditions after causing school closures and hundreds of flight cancellations. Some 15 million people remain under weather alert Friday afternoon. In areas north of Interstate 90, up to 8 inches of snow could fall, … Read more