A NASA space capsule carrying the largest soil sample ever scooped up from the surface of an asteroid streaked through Earth’s atmosphere yesterday and parachuted into the Utah desert, delivering the celestial specimen to scientists ...OSIRIS-REx collected its specimen three years ago from Bennu, a small, carbon-rich asteroid discovered in 1999.
Two decades on, the United States has failed to provide redress or compensation to Iraqi victims of its military’s torture and abuse at Abu Ghraib and other prisons, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW) ... list of 4 itemslist 1 of 4Three people killed in drone attack on airport in Iraq’s Kurdish region. list 2 of 4Photos ... end of list ... No accountability.
More On. ukraine war ... Also included in the peace plan was a tribunal for the prosecution of Russian war crimes, national food security through the protection of much-contested black sea trade routes, and several other measures including the safe return of a nuclear power plant, along with an official end to the war ... “We call this a hybrid war ... ....
Libya’s chief prosecutor said Monday he ordered the detention of eight current and former officials pending his investigation into the collapse of two dams earlier this month, a disaster that sent a wall of water several meters high through the center of a coastal city and left thousands of people dead ... Libya Sep 18 ... news Sep 18 ... The U.N ... .
PresidentEmmanuel Macron announced that France will end its military presence in Niger and pull its ambassador out of the country after its democratically elected president was deposed in a coup ... France had stationed thousands of troops in the Sahel region at the request of African leaders to fight jihadist groups ... Credit. AP ... Credit. AP ... .
A Mafia boss who spent nearly three decades evading law enforcement before he was arrested in January has died while receiving medical treatment, according to Italian media reports ...Having been a wanted man for nearly 30 years, he was the Cosa Nostra’s longest-hiding fugitive ... .
"We put this territory under control ... The gunmen fled to a nearby monastery where they barricaded themselves and traded gunfire with Kosovo police for hours, with at least three assailants shot dead in the melee. . The StandardChannel. IOSAndroid. IOS Android. More>> ... "We can see armed people in uniforms... ... ... .
SUZUKA. Formula One leader Max Verstappen ran away with the Japanese Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday as his dominant Red Bull team secured the constructors’ title for the second year in a row ... McLaren’s Lando Norris and Australian rookie Oscar Piastri, on a grand prix podium for the first time, finished second and third, respectively ... .