Russia President Vladimir Putin makes a rare visit to North Korea, an old ally

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Vladimir Putin arrived in North Korea early Wednesday, Russian news agencies reported, after he said the two countries wantRead More

The shooter who killed 5 at a Colorado LGBTQ+ club pleads guilty to 50 federal hate crimes

DENVER (AP) — The shooter who killed five people and injured 19 others at a nightclub in Colorado Springs pleaded guilty to 50 federal hateRead More

Adidas is investigating allegations of embezzlement and bribery in China, according to news reports

HONG KONG (AP) — Athletic apparel company Adidas has launched an investigation into allegations of “compliance violations” in China after receiving an anonymous letter earlierRead More

‘Monumental step forward’: Thailand to become first Southeast Asian nation to legalize same-sex marriage

(CNN) — Thailand will become the first nation in Southeast Asia to legalize same-sex marriage after the kingdom’s Senate approved a marriage equality bill onRead More

Cruise ship with Broadway stars to steam off to Mexico from Miami in spring 2025

NEW YORK (AP) — A cruise ship with some of Broadway’s biggest names — including Tony Award-winner Laura Benanti and Emmy-winner Wayne Brady — will sail from South FloridaRead More

Team USA’s new Olympic uniforms revealed

(CNN) — Since 2008, Ralph Lauren has outfitted Team USA at nine consecutive Olympics and Paralympics, designing uniforms for athletes to wear at opening andRead More

Southern New Mexico wildfire leads to evacuation of village of 7,000

RUIDOSO, N.M. (AP) — Residents of a village in southern New Mexico were ordered to flee their homes Monday without taking time to grab anyRead More

America’s diet quality moved from an F to a D. Here’s how to turn yours into an A

(CNN) — There’s a crack of light shining through the dark clouds of America’s battle with poor nutrition and subsequent health issues, according to aRead More

Russian warships leave Havana’s port after a 5-day visit to Cuba

HAVANA (AP) — A fleet of Russian warships, including a nuclear-powered submarine, left Havana’s port on Monday after a five-day visit to Cuba following plannedRead More

Sheriff says 2 of 9 people wounded in Michigan shooting at splash pad remain in critical condition

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — Two of the nine people wounded in a weekend shooting at a suburban Detroit splash pad remain hospitalized in critical condition Monday, includingRead More