Putin extends rule in state-managed election victory

(LONDON) -- President Vladimir Putin was handed a fifth term in Russia’s heavily stage-managed presidential election on Sunday in a vote where no real competition was permitted and with virtually all leading opposition figures jailed, in exile or dead.The election, held over three days,... Read More.

Volcano erupts in Iceland for 4th time since December

A volcano on Iceland's southwestern coast erupted on Saturday for the fourth time since December, prompting an evacuation, officials said.The eruption began between Mt. Hagafell and Mt. Stóra Skógfell at 20:23 UTC, with a "2.9-km-long fissure forming quickly," the Icelandic Meteorological Office said."The lead-up... Read More.

Scoreboard roundup — 3/14/24

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUEPhiladelphia 6, Boston 1Tampa Bay 3, Atlanta 1Baltimore 5, Pittsburgh 2Seattle 4, Milwaukee 2Chi Cubs 3, Oakland 1Cleveland 13, Colorado 7Kansas City 6, Arizona 0Washington 5, Houston 3Texas 7, Cincinnati 4AMERICAN LEAGUEToronto... Read More.