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Russia stopped delivering gas to Finland in an escalation of a dispute over energy payments with Western nations, and claimed victory in a weeks-long battle for Mariupol's devastated Azovstal steel plant as it presses for control of the Donbas.
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The leaders are meeting in Seoul 11 days after the South Korean president's inauguration. The encounter was clouded by intelligence showing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is prepared to conduct nuclear or missile tests.
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Elon Musk’s latest criticism of Democrats and a claim of sexual harassment against him may hurt Tesla brand’s image.
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As Beijing remained in COVID angst, workers in Shanghai were disinfecting subway stations and trains before planned restoration of four metro lines on Sunday.
Scenes from the war in Ukraine
Two years into the COVID pandemic, the U.S. is grieving a once unthinkable death toll