Mass exodus of draft-eligible men continues from Russia as fears grow that it may close borders

New satellite images released Monday appeared to show a large number of vehicles lining up at Russia’s border crossings with neighboring Georgia and Mongolia. Maxar Technologies, a U.S. defense contractor, said its imagery collected Sunday showed a large traffic jam at the Upper Lars border crossing between Russia and Georgia […]

Sunday shows preview: Putin orders partial military call-up; Jan. 6 panel to hold first September hearing

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s speech announcing a partial military call-up in Russia’s war with Ukraine and the upcoming hearing of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol are expected to dominate this week’s Sunday shows circuit. Putin announced on Wednesday that he would be drafting up […]

Residents of a Puerto Rico town devastated by Fiona are distressed over exclusion from FEMA individual assistance

SAN GERMÁN, Puerto Rico — Jorge Luis Rivera, his wife and two young daughters were trapped for two days inside their home after Hurricane Fiona battered their farm, downing large trees and dragging floodwaters, asphalt and hard-earned crops down the sloping road in front of their property. “It became a […]