- WorldTexas shooting: Police were 'wrong' for waiting as students pleaded for help, article with video
Frantic children called 911 at least half a dozen times from the Texas classrooms where a massacre was unfolding, pleading for police to intervene, as some 20 officers waited in the hallway nearly an hour before entering and killing the gunman, authorities said on Friday.
- WorldRussia forces blast Ukraine's Sievierodonetsk after claiming capture of railway junction town
Russian forces were assaulting the Ukrainian city of Sievierodonetsk on Saturday after saying they had captured the nearby rail hub of Lyman as Moscow pressed its offensive in the eastern Donbas.
- WorldCardinal Angelo Sodano, Vatican power broker for decades, dies at 94, article with image
Sodano was accused of covering up one of the Catholic Church's most notorious sex abusers.
- Future of HealthDisease experts call on WHO, governments for more action on monkeypox
Governments and the WHO should not repeat the early missteps of the COVID pandemic, which delayed the detection of cases, they said.