Multiple people killed, several injured in Colorado after massive highway crash, fire

Multiple people died and at least 10 others were injured in a fiery crash on a Colorado highway that involved at least 15 cars and semi trucks. Officials did not specify the number of people...

Stolen 400-year-old Bible from Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Library recovered in Netherlands

What's a two-year wait for a 400-year-old Bible. The Carnegie Library in Pittsburgh unwrapped its Geneva Bible, dating back to 1615, on Thursday, two years after it was stolen. The Bible was recovered in the...

Russia Condemns Ukrainian Language Law

Russia has condemned a new Ukrainian language law that enforces the use of Ukrainian over Russian in the public sphere. Ukraine has a sizable Russian-speaking minority, residing mostly in the country's east, which is...

Michigan Must Redraw Congressional, Legislative Maps

LANSING, MICHIGAN —  Michigan must redraw dozens of congressional and legislative districts for the 2020 election because Republicans configured them to guarantee their political dominance over the last decade by unconstitutionally diluting the power of...

Putin-Kim Summit Likely Won’t Impact Nuclear Talks

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Russian President Vladimir Putin vowed they would work toward closer ties at a summit Thursday in the far-eastern Russian city of Vladivostok. But the meeting is not...

John Havlicek, Boston Celtics star, has died at 79; cause of death unknown

John Havlicek's legacy was built over 16 years with the Boston Celtics, eight of them as NBA champions, making him among the best to ever play the game. One play immortalized him forever. ...

Trump’s Visa Overstay Crackdown Hits African Countries

President Donald Trump this week proposed new measures to crack down on people who travel to the United States on a visa and then illegally remain in the country after their visa expires. The...

Soul of Nation at Stake, Biden Says, as he Launches Presidential Bid

Former Vice President Joe Biden made it official Thursday: He is a candidate for president in 2020. Biden is at the top of the 20-person Democratic presidential field, according to public opinion polls. But...

US, Russia Wait to See Which Direction Ukrainian President Will Go

This story originated in VOA’s Russian Service. Pete Cobus contributed reporting. KYIV, UKRAINE — Following Ukrainian President-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s landslide victory this week, top U.S. and European Union officials were quick to offer kudos and...

John Havlicek, Boston Celtics Great, Dies at 79

BOSTON —  John Havlicek, the Boston Celtics great whose steal of Hal Green's inbounds pass in the final seconds of the 1965 Eastern Conference final against the Philadelphia 76ers remains one of the most famous...

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