It’s nighttime in Kyiv. Here is the latest on Russia’s war in Ukraine

Swedish Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist, left, and Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin stand during an enhanced honor cordon ceremony upon his arrival at the Pentagon today in Washington. (Alex Brandon/AP) If Sweden joins NATO, the country will make the alliance “better at defending ourselves,” US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin said during opening remarks ahead […]

Former Russian colonel criticizes the country’s invasion of Ukraine on state television

A wounded service member of Ukrainian forces from the besieged Azovstal steel mill in Mariupol is transported out of a bus on a stretcher under escort of the pro-Russian military upon arrival in Novoazovsk, Ukraine, on May 16. (Alexander Ermochenko/Reuters) Ukraine expects to carry out an exchange of Russian prisoners of war for the severely injured soldiers […]

Bursting the Bath Time Bubble – Margins of Error

Bursting the Bath Time Bubble – Margins of Error – Podcast on CNN Audio 5 PM ET: NY & CA shootings, US sends troops to Somalia, gas prices jump & more 5 Things Listen toCNN 5 Things Mon, May 16 On your computer On your mobile device Smart speakers US World Politics Business podcast Look […]

30 stylish wedding guest outfits for women and men

CNN  —  Despite a couple years of postponements and uncertainty, wedding season is officially back. Sure, that means most of our weekends may be spent celebrating happy new couples, but it also means decoding the always-tricky dress code for wedding guest outfits. Sometimes the couple makes it easy for you by writing it on the […]

Mass shooting at Buffalo supermarket

Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph Gramaglia speaks at a press conference. (Spectrum News) Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph Gramaglia said the supermarket shooting suspect was wearing tactical gear and livestreaming as he entered the store. “At approximately 2:30 today, an individual who the mayor stated is not from this area and is from hours away, drove to Buffalo and […]

How to connect Google Nest Cam to Alexa

Google and Amazon devices haven’t always played nice with each other, but it looks like that’s changing. Google recently announced a new Alexa Skill that brings the search giant’s Nest cameras to Amazon’s Echo Show and Fire TV line of devices. That means you can ask Amazon Alexa to bring up your Nest Doorbell’s video […]

Live Updates: Russia’s war in Ukraine

The United States assesses that Russian forces have sent “at least several thousand Ukrainians” to be processed at Russia’s so-called filtration centers “and evacuated at least tens of thousands more to Russia or Russia-controlled territory,” US Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Michael Carpenter said Thursday. The forced displacement – […]

Ep. 488 — Al Franken – The Axe Files with David Axelrod

Ep. 488 — Al Franken – The Axe Files with David Axelrod – Podcast on CNN Audio 5 PM ET: Abortion bill fails, Trump’s hefty fine, Barbie’s new dolls & more 5 Things Listen toCNN 5 Things Wed, May 11 On your computer On your mobile device Smart speakers US World Politics Business podcast David […]

Belarus is moving special forces to border with Ukraine

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba speaks during a joint news conference with German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock, in Kyiv, Ukraine, on May 10. (Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters) German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock had an “open, friendly conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, together with Dutch Foreign Minister Hoekstra, “a source in the German delegation said.  “The conversation focused on […]

KitchenAid sale: Save $50 on select Artisan mixers

KitchenAid Artisan stand mixers are at the top of the aspirational appliance list, and right now Crate & Barrel (home to other aspirational buys) is having a massive sale on a few mixing-and-whisking beauties, including stand mixers coming in exclusive colorways, matte shades and vibrant jewel tones. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite picks […]