Russia hits civilian targets again, EU officials visit Kyiv

Russia hits civilian targets again, EU officials visit Kyiv

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian missiles struck residential areas in an eastern Ukrainian city on Thursday for the second time in 24 hours, while senior European Union officials held talks with the government in Kyiv as the war with Russia approaching its one-year milestone. The latest strikes in Kramatorsk came as rescue teams searched for … Read more

Australia removes the British monarchy from its banknotes

Australia removes the British monarchy from its banknotes

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia is removing the British monarchy from its banknotes. The country’s central bank said on Thursday its new $5 note would feature an indigenous design rather than an image of King Charles III. But the king is still expected to appear on the coins. The $5 note was the only remaining … Read more

Australia removes the British monarchy from its banknotes

Australia removes the British monarchy from its banknotes

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia is removing the British monarchy from its banknotes. The country’s central bank said on Thursday its new $5 note would feature an indigenous design rather than an image of King Charles III. But the king is still expected to appear on the coins. The $5 note was the only remaining … Read more

The longest battle of the war costs the “heart of Ukraine” dearly

The longest battle of the war costs the “heart of Ukraine” dearly

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Previously, visitors roamed Bakhmut’s late 19th-century buildings, strolled its rose-lined lakeside park and savored sparkling wines produced in historic underground caves. It was back when this city in eastern Ukraine was a popular tourist destination. No more. The longest battle of the Russian war turned this town of salt and gypsum … Read more

Boeing bids farewell to an icon and delivers the last 747 jumbo jet

Boeing bids farewell to an icon and delivers the last 747 jumbo jet

SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing bid farewell to an icon on Tuesday as it delivered its latest 747 jumbo jet. Since its first flight in 1969, the giant but graceful 747 has served as a cargo plane, a commercial aircraft capable of carrying nearly 500 passengers, a transport for NASA space shuttles and an Air Force … Read more

Brother vs. Brother: Kelces prepares for Super Bowl showdown

Brother vs. Brother: Kelces prepares for Super Bowl showdown

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Donna Kelce is going to have to pull off this now familiar custom jersey — the one with Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce stitched to the back of Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce — once again this season. At least this time she will be able to see … Read more

After tank promises, Ukraine seeks Western fighter jets

After tank promises, Ukraine seeks Western fighter jets

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine is pushing its Western allies to supply it with fighter jets, a week after winning pledges of sophisticated modern tanks to help him repel the invading Russian force after almost a year of fighting. Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov was expected in Paris on Tuesday where talks about the possible … Read more

Brother vs. Brother: Kelces prepares for Super Bowl showdown

Brother vs. Brother: Kelces prepares for Super Bowl showdown

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Donna Kelce is going to have to break out that now-familiar custom jersey — the one with Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce stitched to the back of Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce — once again this season . At least this time she will be able to see … Read more