‘My son is my hero’: California teen lifts truck enough to free trapped father beneath

OAKDALE, California (KCRA) — An Oakdale family is praising their teenage son for helping free his father earlier this month after being trapped underneath theRead More

Indonesia’s Mt. Semeru unleashes lava river in new eruption

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s highest volcano on its most densely populated island released searing gas clouds and rivers of lava Sunday in its latestRead More

Why Hawaii probably won’t stop lava from Mauna Loa from reaching the highway

(CNN) — Lava from the ongoing eruption at the Mauna Loa volcano is just miles away from a crucial highway on Hawaii’s Big Island. But despite theRead More

Farmer: Georgia dog injured saving sheep from coyote attack

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheepdog is recovering at home two days after killing a pack of coyotes that attacked his owner’s flock ofRead More

Blinken vows US support for Israel despite unease over government

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Sunday the U.S. will not shrink from its unwavering support for Israel despite stark differences withRead More

Suspect in Massachusetts couple’s murder arrested in Miami Beach

MARSHFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A 27-year-old man who authorities suspect was involved in the killings of a Massachusetts couple was arrested in Florida Friday. AuthoritiesRead More

Iran says hijab law is under review, as state media dismisses claims feared morality police has been abolished

(CNN) — Iran’s Attorney General Mohammad Jafar Montazeri said Thursday that Iran’s parliament and judiciary are reviewing the country’s mandatory hijab law, according to pro-reformRead More

Flash flood kills nine at church gathering in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — At least nine people died and eight others were missing in South Africa after a flash flood swept away members of aRead More

Elon Musk speaks out on ‘Twitter Files’ release detailing platform’s inner workings

(CNN) — Twitter owner Elon Musk spoke out on Saturday evening about the so-called “Twitter Files,” a long tweet thread posted by journalist Matt Taibbi,Read More

OPEC+ oil producers face uncertainty over Russian sanctions

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The Saudi-led OPEC oil cartel and allied producing countries, including Russia, are expected to decide how much oil to supply toRead More