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Chlorine gas leak kills at least 12, injures 251 at Jordan port

The leak came after a tank filled with chlorine gas being exported to Djibouti fell while being transported, officials said.
Experts investigate a tank at the site of a toxic gas explosion
Experts investigate a tank at the site of a toxic gas explosion
2h ago

Norway police seek delay to Pride events after gay bar shooting

The Scandinavian country raised its terrorism threat assessment to its highest level after Saturday’s attack, which left two dead and 21 wounded.
The crime scene of a shooting in Norway
The crime scene of a shooting in Norway
3h ago

Senior U.S. officials travel to Venezuela, focus on safety of detained Americans

The visit follows a surprise trip in March by the two officials and Juan Gonzalez, the National Security Council director for the Western Hemisphere.
Nicolas Maduro
Nicolas Maduro
4h ago

At least 51 dead in prison riot fire in Colombia, prisons agency says

“It is a tragic and disastrous event,” General Tito Castellanos, director of the INPEC prison agency, told local Caracol Radio on Tuesday.
Image: Relatives gather outside the jail after a fatal fire in Tulua, Colombia, on June 28, 2022.
Image: Relatives gather outside the jail after a fatal fire in Tulua, Colombia, on June 28, 2022.
6h ago

U.S. Navy ship that took on Japanese fleet in WWII becomes the deepest wreck ever discovered

The wreck of the USS Samuel B. Roberts, also known as the Sammy B, was found in two pieces on a slope off the Philippines last week at a depth of more than 22,600 feet.
The three-tube torpedo launcher that was part of the USS Samuel B. Roberts can be seen underwater off the Philippines in the Western Pacific Ocean on June 22, 2022.
The three-tube torpedo launcher that was part of the USS Samuel B. Roberts can be seen underwater off the Philippines in the Western Pacific Ocean on June 22, 2022.

Russian strike hits shopping center with more than 1,000 people inside, Ukraine says

“The number of victims is impossible to imagine,” President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said.
Firefighters put out the fire in a mall hit by a Russian missile strike
Firefighters put out the fire in a mall hit by a Russian missile strike

Russia attacks shopping mall in Ukraine, killing several people

Ukraine is facing more damage following Russia’s attacks on the city of Kremenchuk. Ukraine’s President Zelenskyy said over a thousand people were inside the shopping mall when a Russian missile struck, killing several. NBC News’ Richard Engel previously spoke with President Zelenskyy in an exclusive interview on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Russia attacks shopping mall in Ukraine, killing several people
Russia attacks shopping mall in Ukraine, killing several people
1d ago

Brittney Griner appears in Russian court; trial to start July 1

The WNBA star has been detained in Russia since Feb. 17 after authorities at an airport said they found cannabis vape cartridges in her bag.
Image: TOPSHOT-RUSSIA-US-DIPLOMACY-BASKET-COURT
Image: TOPSHOT-RUSSIA-US-DIPLOMACY-BASKET-COURT

Iran nuclear talks to resume this week in Qatar

It’s unclear whether the talks will produce any major progress on restoring the nuclear deal designed to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons.
Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, left, meets with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Joseph Borrell
Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, left, meets with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Joseph Borrell
1d ago

Billionaire Ray-Ban owner Leonardo Del Vecchio dies at 87

Del Vecchio, who rose from childhood poverty to become one of Europe’s wealthiest men, added a dash of Italian style to spectacles.
Leonardo Del Vecchio in Milan on Feb. 23, 2013.
Leonardo Del Vecchio in Milan on Feb. 23, 2013.

NATO to massively increase reaction forces

The Western military alliance will boost the number of forces at high readiness to over 300,000, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg told reporters ahead of a summit in Madrid.
Image: BELGIUM-NATO-DEFENCE-SUMMIT
Image: BELGIUM-NATO-DEFENCE-SUMMIT