For Putin, a Nordic Nightmare Is Springing to Life

For years, President Vladimir V. Putin has viewed the expansion of NATO as an existential threat that would leave Russia hemmed in with Western missiles on its doorstep. Now, Moscow’s…

He tried to join the Marines. Then his life took a turn he never expected

But there are many reasons he’s hoping you will. “¡Americano!” begins with one of the most painful moments from Valdovinos’ youth — the day he tried to join the Marines…

Improve Your Life Late In Retirement Or After Disability

By Anna M. Rappaport We all want to avoid disappointment and unpleasant surprises later in life. Many people retire in their 60s or early 70s without considering some of the…

Six Once-Incarcerated Students Get Paid Training In Multi-Media And Life Skills

About a year ago, James Severe was attending college and trying to get his life together after spending more than four years in prison and on home arrest for drug…

‘The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes’ review: Netflix revisits her life and death 60 years later

The recordings come courtesy of Anthony Summers , author of the 1985 book about Monroe, “Goddess.” The interviews include a wide range of those who crossed her path, offering the…

Jacqueline Avant: Man who pleaded guilty to killing philanthropist sentenced to 190 years to life in prison

“Today marks the end of a tragic case that rocked our community,” District Attorney George Gascón said during a news conference. “The senseless act not only impacted the Jacqueline Avant…

Fighting for Her Life, Far From Ukraine

A 5-year-old Ukrainian girl with a brain tumor was one of several children brought for treatment in the United States after their country was invaded by Russia. April 17, 2022…

Van life: Meet the woman who turns Airstreams into homes.

(CNN) — The ability to wake up in a different place every day, live and work in some of the world’s loveliest places, and feel absolute freedom — it’s no…

‘Morbius’ review: Jared Leto tries bringing Marvel’s vampire to life in another Spider-Man villain origin story

The character’s core, however, is a classic literary one, with Dr. Michael Morbius having grown up hobbled by a rare blood disorder, winning a Nobel prize for his development of…

Two veterans’ wartime friendship helped a family escape the Taliban for a new life in Arizona

When you face certain things in life, when you go through a dangerous situation, it builds an undying bond. It’s hard to put into words, but it’s like it can’t…