Pope apologizes for reported use of offensive term for gay men

(VATICAN CITY) -- Pope Francis is apologizing after reports that he used an offensive term for gay men in a recent closed-door meeting."Pope Francis is aware of articles that recently came out about a conversation, behind closed doors, with the bishops of the [Italian... Read More.

Russia taking heavy losses as it wages new offensive in Ukraine

(KYIV, Ukraine) -- Russia appears to be suffering severe losses as it wages its new offensive in eastern Ukraine, amid some of the bloodiest fighting in months, according to Ukrainian officials and independent analysts.Russia has thrown thousands of troops and hundreds of tanks and... Read More.

Russia waging major new offensive in eastern Ukraine

(KYIV, Ukraine) -- With the eyes of the world glued to Israel and Gaza, Russia is waging a major new offensive in eastern Ukraine, mounting the largest push it has attempted since last winter.Thousands of Russian troops and hundreds of tanks and armored vehicles... Read More.

Ukraine’s eastern frontlines shifting ahead of major offensive

(SLOVYANSK, Ukraine) -- The frontlines in eastern Ukraine are shifting in significant ways, with Russia and Ukraine carrying out offensive operations in and around Bakhmut.Russian forces inside the city have made further advances and claim to have full control of every district.Ukraine claims its... Read More.