Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia: UN chief condemns ‘suicide’ bombings around nuclear plant

Ukraine’s Zaporizhzhia: UN chief condemns ‘suicide’ bombings around nuclear plant

CNN — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has described recent artillery and rocket fire around the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant in central Ukraine as “suicidal”, further raising fears of an accident at the plant, which is the largest of its kind in Europe. “Any attack on nuclear power plants is suicidal,” Guterres told reporters in Tokyo … Read more

‘Magnum, PI’ Star Roger E. Mosley Dies at 83 After Car Accident

‘Magnum, PI’ Star Roger E. Mosley Dies at 83 After Car Accident

CNN — Actor Roger E. Mosley, best known for his role as helicopter pilot Theodore “TC” Calvin on the 1980s hit show “Magnum, PI,” died Sunday, his daughter announced. She was 83 years old. Mosley died surrounded by his family after being injured in a car accident last week that left him paralyzed from the … Read more

British boy dies after life support was stopped at the end of a long legal battle between his parents and doctors

British boy dies after life support was stopped at the end of a long legal battle between his parents and doctors

CNN — Archie Battersbee, a 12-year-old British boy at the center of a long legal battle between his parents and doctors over the withdrawal of his treatment, died on Saturday, his mother Hollie Dance said. Archie died at 12:15 p.m. local time at the Royal London Hospital, just hours after doctors stopped the artificial ventilation … Read more

Illinois daycare worker tests positive for monkeypox, officials say, but no cases reported in children

Illinois daycare worker tests positive for monkeypox, officials say, but no cases reported in children

CNN — An Illinois daycare worker has tested positive for monkeypox, the Illinois Department of Public Health announced Friday, but no other cases have been reported there. “An adult in a nursery school in the Rantoul area has tested positive for a case of monkeypox,” department director Dr. Sameer Vohra told a news conference. “Assessment … Read more

Monkeypox is disproportionately affecting Black and Hispanic people, latest CDC breakdown shows

Monkeypox is disproportionately affecting Black and Hispanic people, latest CDC breakdown shows

CNN — A detailed analysis of monkeypox case records released Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers new insight into the outbreak, which disproportionately affects men who have sex with men, especially blacks and Hispanics. There were 2,891 cases of monkeypox reported in the United States as of July 22, about … Read more

Thailand nightclub fire: 13 people die as fire engulfs building

Thailand nightclub fire: 13 people die as fire engulfs building

bangkok CNN — At least 13 people were killed and 35 injured after a fire broke out early Friday at a nightclub in Thailand, police said. The fire broke out around 1 a.m. at the Mountain B nightclub, a single-story building in the Sattahip district of Chonburi province, southeast of Bangkok. and about 30 kilometers … Read more

Pelosi says US ‘will not abandon’ Taiwan as China plans military exercises

Pelosi says US ‘will not abandon’ Taiwan as China plans military exercises

CNN — During a historic trip to Taiwan on Wednesday, US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said her visit was aimed at making it “unequivocally clear” that the United States would “not abandon” the democratically-ruled island. Pelosi’s trip, the first by a sitting American speaker in 25 years, had been foreshadowed for days. As the California … Read more

Bill Russell: NBA legend dies at 88

Bill Russell: NBA legend dies at 88

CNN — NBA legend Bill Russell, an 11-time NBA champion with the Boston Celtics and the first black head coach in the league, passed away “peacefully” on Sunday, according to a family statement from your verified Twitter account. She was 88 years old. “It is with a heavy heart that we would like to pass … Read more