Pope urges Congo, South Sudan to work for peace, prosperity

ROME (AP) — Pope Francis urged the people and leaders of Congo and South Sudan on Saturday to “turn a page” and forge new pathsRead More

Australia prioritizes reducing emissions and cheaper EVs

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s new government is putting climate change at the top of its legislative agenda when Parliament sits next month for theRead More

Russians press assault on eastern Ukrainian city

KYIV, Ukarine (AP) — Russian forces are pounding the city of Lysychansk and its surroundings in an all-out attempt to seize the last stronghold ofRead More

Democrats swiftly raised $80M after court overturned Roe

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first week after the Supreme Court stripped away a woman’s constitutional right to have an abortion, Democrats and aligned groupsRead More

After two pandemic years, a summer travel bounce — and chaos

JERUSALEM (AP) — At a tourism conference in Phuket last month, Thailand’s prime minister looked out at attendees and posed a question with a predictableRead More

Monkeypox cases triple in Europe, WHO says, Africa concerned

LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization’s Europe chief warned Friday that monkeypox cases in the region have tripled in the last two weeks andRead More

Texas Supreme Court blocks order that resumed abortions

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Supreme Court blocked a lower court order late Friday night that said clinics could continue performing abortions, just daysRead More

Boston Fire Department investigating 2-alarm fire that displaced 4 individuals and a dog in Jamaica Plain

The Boston Fire Department is investigating after a 2-alarm fire displaced four individuals and a dog in Jamaica Plains on Friday evening, the department announced.Read More

Cubs beat Red Sox 6-5, Hill exits with sprained knee

CHICAGO (AP) — Christopher Morel got a belt-high pitch and launched it toward Waveland Avenue for a long two-run homer. Another big moment for theRead More

Police: 3 teenagers in custody after allegedly assaulting a cab driver at MBTA’s JFK-UMass station

Three teenagers are in custody after allegedly assaulting a cab driver at the MBTA’s JFK-UMass station on Thursday night, according to transit police. According toRead More