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What Is Monkeypox and Should You Be Worried?

A case of the rare and potentially dangerous monkeypox has been confirmed in the U.S., with two news cases appearing in the U.K., bringing the total number there to nine.

The infected Massachusetts m..


The Ukrainian Musicians Fighting Russia Through Song

When Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky appeared in a recorded video before the tuxedoed glitterati gathered in Las Vegas for the Grammy Awards ceremony in April, he spoke of how the brutality Rus..


U.S. Soccer to Pay Women’s and Men’s Teams Equally in Milestone Agreement

The U.S. Soccer Federation reached milestone agreements to pay its men’s and women’s teams equally, making the American national governing body the first in the sport to promise both sexes matching mo..


Sri Lanka Default Hints at Trouble Ahead for Developing Nations

Sri Lanka’s impending default on $12.6 billion of overseas bonds is flashing a warning sign to investors in other developing nations that surging inflation is set to take a painful toll.

The South As..


A New York Mosque Becomes a Refuge for Afghan Teens Who Fled Without Their Families

The mood at the first Afghan mosque in New York was bittersweet on a recent Friday afternoon. Eyes glistening, a group of children listened intently as Imam Mohammed Sherzad talked about hope for thei..


Joe Biden Is Redeploying U.S. Troops to Somalia as a New President Takes Office. Here’s What to Know

Somalia’s former leader Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was elected president on Sunday after receiving 214 votes from legislators in a poll open only to parliamentarians. But many hope the vote will end a poli..


Elon Musk Says Twitter Must Prove Bot Claims for $44B Deal to Proceed

Elon Musk declared he won’t proceed with his $44 billion takeover of Twitter Inc. unless the social media giant can prove bots make up fewer than 5% of its users, casting yet more uncertainty over the..


‘We Have to Fight Back.’ Afghan Women Are Losing Their Hard-Won Right to Work Under the Taliban

Published in partnership with The Fuller Project, a global nonprofit newsroom reporting on issues that affect women.

Afghan teacher Masuma is used to having her clothing scrutinized. The girls’ schoo..


Swedish Lawmakers Debate Joining NATO as Attitudes Change

STOCKHOLM — Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson on Monday told her country’s parliament that she sees “a historic change in our country’s security policy line” as the country prepares to seek m..


McDonald’s to Sell Its Russian Business

McDonald’s said Monday that it has started the process of selling its Russian business, which includes 850 restaurants that employ 62,000 people, making it the latest major Western corporation to exit..