Finland, Russia’s neighbor, formally announces it wants to join NATO

Berlin — Finland declared Sunday that it wants to join NATO, as a senior official with the western military alliance expressed hope that — with Russia’s military advance appearing to…

First images of Milky Way’s black hole released

First images of Milky Way’s black hole released – CBS News Watch CBS News Astronomers have managed to get the first images of the black hole located at the core…

Spain could allow menstrual leave for women soon, becoming first European country to do so

Spain could become the first Western country to allow three days of workplace leave per month for women who suffer from severe menstrual pain. The reform, which is part of…

German police thwart teen’s “suspected Nazi terror attack”

Police with a sniffer dog stand in the entrance of a suspect’s home in Essen, western Germany, May 12, 2022, after a 16-year-old boy was taken into custody on suspicion…

Supreme Court order brings hope for thousands jailed on controversial colonial-era sedition law in India

Climate activist Disha Ravi travels to a court in New Delhi, India, Feb. 22, 2021, after police charged her with sedition under a colonial-era law. Her alleged crime: Sharing an…

“Toad poison” hangover treatment reportedly kills Russian oil executive at the house of a “shaman” near Moscow

A file photo shows a poisonous Australian cane toad. Getty/iStockphoto A former top boss of one of Russia’s biggest state-owned oil companies died after receiving a dubious treatment from a…

Ukrainian explosive-sniffing dog awarded medal by President Zelenskyy for service during war

A Ukrainian mine-sniffing dog, who has helped detect more than 200 explosive devices, has been awarded a medal by Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy for his services during Russia’s invasion. Patron,…

First lady Dr. Jill Biden makes surprise visit to Ukraine

Washington — First lady Dr. Jill Biden made a surprise trip to Ukraine on Sunday, meeting with the first lady of Ukraine Olena Zelenska and visiting with Ukrainian children who…

How Ukrainian farmers are trying to survive amid Russian invasion

How Ukrainian farmers are trying to survive amid Russian invasion – CBS News Watch CBS News Farming the land is a tough job the world over but Ukrainian farmers are…

Siblings reunited after fleeing Ukraine fighting

Siblings reunited after fleeing Ukraine fighting – CBS News Watch CBS News Charlie D’Agata speaks with a brother and sister reunited after having been separated two and a half months…