US accuses Russia of weaponizing food in Ukraine war

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken accused Russia on Thursday of weaponizing food and holding grain for millions of people aroundRead More

Ancient poop reveals what the builders of Stonehenge liked to eat

(CNN) — Ancient poop found at the site of a prehistoric village near Stonehenge revealed that the settlement’s inhabitants — who likely built the stoneRead More

CDC advisers urge Pfizer booster for children ages 5 to 11

Kids ages 5 to 11 should get a booster dose of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine, advisers to the U.S. government said Thursday. If the Centers forRead More

FDA head: Baby formula factory could reopen by next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Food and Drug Administration told lawmakers Thursday that a shuttered baby formula factory could be up and running as soonRead More

Senate votes to pass $40 billion Ukraine aid package

   (CNN) — The Senate voted Thursday to pass a roughly $40 billion bill to send aid to Ukraine as the country fights back against Russia’s brutalRead More

Twitter will now label and suppress misinformation surrounding armed conflict and other crises

(CNN) — Twitter will now apply warning labels to — and cease recommending — claims that outside experts have identified as misinformation during fast-moving timesRead More

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Blackouts possible this summer due to heat and extreme weather, officials warn

(CNN) — Extreme temperatures and ongoing drought could cause the power grid to buckle across vast areas of the country this summer, potentially leading toRead More

Spain confirms 7 monkeypox cases as European outbreak grows

MADRID (AP) — Health officials in Spain reported seven cases of monkeypox and Portugal updated its number of confirmed cases to 14 Thursday as anRead More

EXPLAINER: What is monkeypox and where is it spreading?

LONDON (AP) — European and American health authorities have identified a number of monkeypox cases in recent days, mostly in young men. It’s a surprisingRead More

Oklahoma approves the nation’s most restrictive abortion ban

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma’s Legislature gave final approval Thursday to another Texas-style anti-abortion bill that providers say will be the most restrictive in theRead More