U.S. says Russia ‘clearly’ now has capability to attack as Ukraine complains of Western panic

U.S. says Russia ‘clearly’ now has capability to attack as Ukraine complains of Western panic

The United States does not think Russian President Vladimir Putin has reached a decision on whether to attack Ukraine again, but Moscow “clearly now has that capability” to seize important… Read more
Dennis Smith, a former firefighter

Dennis Smith, a former firefighter

As an active firefighter, Dennis Smith died last week at the young age of 81,. He was courageous. He was a prolific writer and became a top-selling author about the… Read more
South Florida wind chill temperatures forecast to hit the 20s

South Florida wind chill temperatures forecast to hit the 20s

Wind chill temperatures in South Florida are forecast to drop into the 20s this weekend, making it feel like 28 degrees Fahrenheit in Naples and West Palm Beach — and… Read more
St. Paul and The Broken Bones performing “The Last Dance”

St. Paul and The Broken Bones performing “The Last Dance”

. No other band has performed more Saturday Sessions than St. Paul or The Broken Bones. The band has released four albums and toured all over the globe, opening for… Read more
St. Paul and The Broken Bones performing “Minotaur”,

St. Paul and The Broken Bones performing “Minotaur”,

. No other band has performed more Saturday Sessions than St. Paul or The Broken Bones. The band has released four albums and toured all over the globe, opening for… Read more
Peru bans Repsol execs from leaving country after oil spill

Peru bans Repsol execs from leaving country after oil spill

LIMA, Peru — A Peruvian judge on Friday banned Repsol’s Peru director and three other executives from leaving the country for 18 months while the government investigates an oil spill… Read more
Putin is unrelenting on Ukraine demands in meeting with France’s Macron aimed at heading off invasion

Putin is unrelenting on Ukraine demands in meeting with France’s Macron aimed at heading off invasion

KYIV — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Friday criticized Western nations, including the United States, for their handling of Russia’s military buildup at his border, taking aim at his most… Read more
Russia nears 100,000 daily infections as omicron rages

Russia nears 100,000 daily infections as omicron rages

MOSCOW — Russian authorities on Friday reported over 98,000 new confirmed coronavirus cases, but the Kremlin said the actual number is likely to be much greater as the highly contagious… Read more
China open to U.N. rights chief visiting Xinjiang, as long as she doesn’t do any investigating there

China open to U.N. rights chief visiting Xinjiang, as long as she doesn’t do any investigating there

China said Friday it welcomes a visit by the U.N. rights commissioner to Xinjiang so long as it is an “exchange,” not an investigation — as human rights groups fear… Read more
Spring travel luggage roundup: best carry-on bags, dopp kits and more

Spring travel luggage roundup: best carry-on bags, dopp kits and more

It’s all about the journey and not where you end up. You can make your journey smoother with the right luggage Getty Images/iStockphoto While spring hasn’t officially arrived, dreams of… Read more