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Russia announces illegal annexation of 4 Ukrainian territories
Vladimir Putin
overstepping boundaries

Russia announces illegal annexation of 4 Ukrainian territories

Mark Hamill named ambassador to Ukraine fundraising project
Mark Hamill
may the force be with them

Mark Hamill named ambassador to Ukraine fundraising project

What's happening with the Nord Stream pipelines?
A pipeline.
Briefing

What's happening with the Nord Stream pipelines?

Putin acknowledges 'mistakes' with draft
Russian President Vladimir Putin.
a rare admission

Putin acknowledges 'mistakes' with draft

North Korea fires missiles hours after Harris visit
kamala harris and Yoon Suk-yeol photo
Cutting it close

North Korea fires missiles hours after Harris visit

Queen Elizabeth II died of 'old age,' death certificate says
Queen Elizabeth II
R.I.P.

Queen Elizabeth II died of 'old age,' death certificate says

Iran president warns against 'chaos' as protests continue
Iran Protests
Crimes against chaos

Iran president warns against 'chaos' as protests continue

U.K.: More Russians have fled Putin's draft than fought in Ukraine
Russian men feeling to Georgia to escape Putin's draft
Dodging the Draft

U.K.: More Russians have fled Putin's draft than fought in Ukraine

Will Ukraine be Putin's downfall?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Harold MaassHarold Maass

Will Ukraine be Putin's downfall?

Is the far-right victory in Italy cause for concern?
Giorgia Meloni.
Devika Rao

Is the far-right victory in Italy cause for concern?

Russia claims victory in 4 staged Ukrainian referendums
Referendum voting in Donetsk, Ukraine
Prelude to a theft

Russia claims victory in 4 staged Ukrainian referendums

Harris to visit DMZ amid nuclear threats from North Korea
Kamala Harris
High tension

Harris to visit DMZ amid nuclear threats from North Korea

Chess champion Magnus Carlsen accuses rival Hans Niemann of cheating
Magnus Carlsen
above board?

Chess champion Magnus Carlsen accuses rival Hans Niemann of cheating

'Unprecedented' underwater leaks reported in Nord Stream gas pipeline
gas leaking at Nord Stream 2
eyes emoji

'Unprecedented' underwater leaks reported in Nord Stream gas pipeline

Returning the Crown Jewels
Queen Elizabeth.
Briefing

Returning the Crown Jewels

10 things you need to know today: September 27, 2022
A woman casts her ballot in Mariupol
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: September 27, 2022

What happened at the 77th UN General Assembly?
The United Nations.
Briefing

What happened at the 77th UN General Assembly?

17 killed, dozens wounded in school shooting in Russia
Worried parents at School No. 88 in Izhevsk, Russia.
mass shootings

17 killed, dozens wounded in school shooting in Russia

Edward Snowden granted Russian citizenship
Edward Snowden
I spy

Edward Snowden granted Russian citizenship

New Pacific island forms after underwater volcano erupts
Home Reef Erupts
Speed Reads

New Pacific island forms after underwater volcano erupts

10 things you need to know today: September 26, 2022
Giorgia Meloni
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: September 26, 2022

Putin ramps up conscription, cracks down on dissent
Vladimir Putin
ukraine war

Putin ramps up conscription, cracks down on dissent

Europe's energy crisis, explained
Gas pumps.
Briefing

Europe's energy crisis, explained

Italy predicted to elect far-right leader Giorgia Meloni
Giorgia Meloni
Far-right leaning tower of pisa

Italy predicted to elect far-right leader Giorgia Meloni

Hot mic catches South Korean president swearing after talking to Biden
yoon suk yeol photo
potty mouth

Hot mic catches South Korean president swearing after talking to Biden

Hong Kong reveals relaxed travel quarantine policy
john lee photo
New Pandemic Policy

Hong Kong reveals relaxed travel quarantine policy

Iran president cancels interview with CNN's Amanpour over head scarf
Christiane Amanpour
'very unsettling'

Iran president cancels interview with CNN's Amanpour over head scarf

What's going on with Iran's raging protests?
Protesters.
Briefing

What's going on with Iran's raging protests?

Is Putin's Ukraine 'partial mobilization' the beginning of his end?
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Peter WeberPeter Weber

Is Putin's Ukraine 'partial mobilization' the beginning of his end?

France's Macron tells CNN he'd love to know what file Trump had about him
Emmanuel Macron
Inquiring Minds Want to Know

France's Macron tells CNN he'd love to know what file Trump had about him

Top diplomats from Russia, Ukraine, U.S. face off at U.N. Security Council
Antony Blinken
Diplomacy Inaction

Top diplomats from Russia, Ukraine, U.S. face off at U.N. Security Council

At least 9 killed in Iran as protests over woman's death grow
Protesters in Tehran.
unrest

At least 9 killed in Iran as protests over woman's death grow

6.8 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico days after a 7.6 magnitude
Mexico earthquake
Shaken up

6.8 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico days after a 7.6 magnitude

What's next for King Charles?
King Charles.
Briefing

What's next for King Charles?

Russians are googling extreme ways to avoid fighting in Ukraine
Stephen Colbert's Late Show
'How to break an Arm'

Russians are googling extreme ways to avoid fighting in Ukraine