SIU School of Law Professor Cindy Buys, witnessed the impact of war firsthand when she spent two months teaching classes in Toruń, Poland, which is about four hours from the Ukrainian border.
The suspected shooter, who was arrested late Monday, used a high-powered rifle "similar to an AR-15" to spray bullets from atop a commercial building into a crowd, authorities said.
The gun that was used in the Highland Park mass shooting was purchased legally in Illinois, authorities say. Details:
Police say the suspect in the Highland Park shooting that left at least six people dead and at least 30 injured has been taken into custody. Developing story:
"There are no words for the kind of monster who lies in wait and fires into a crowd of families with children celebrating a holiday with their community," the governor said.
If confirmed, Russia’s complete seizure of Luhansk would provide its forces a stronger base from which to press their advance in neighboring Donetsk province and bring them one step closer to achieving one of President Vladimir Putin’s major goals: capturing the entire Donbas.
Russia has claimed control over the last Ukrainian stronghold in an eastern province that is key to achieving a major goal of its grinding war. Ukraine’s General Staff of the military reported that its forces had withdrawn from Lysychansk in Luhansk province, but the president said the fight for the city was ongoing. If confirmed, Russia’s complete seizure of Luhansk would provide its forces a stronger base from which to press their advance in neighboring Donetsk province and bring them one step closer to achieving one of President Vladimir Putin’s major goals: capturing the entire Donbas.
Facing unprecedented challenges, the defensive military alliance NATO has wrapped up a three-day meeting in Madrid, with members showing unity…
U.S. President Joe Biden says his administration will soon provide another $800 million in security assistance for Ukraine to fight Russia’s i…
Hershel W. "Woody" Williams, the last remaining Medal of Honor recipient from World War II, died at a Veterans Affairs medical center in West Virginia.
NATO formalized its invitation to Sweden and Finland to join its alliance Wednesday, a historic expansion of the defense bloc that directly un…
The shopping mall in the central Ukrainian city of Kremenchuk was nothing extraordinary, but in the middle of war it offered an escape for some residents. In a few moments on Monday, it suddenly became a hellish inferno after it was hit by a Russian airstrike. Authorities say at least 18 people are dead, more than 20 are missing and scores are wounded. The Kremenchuk mall is now the latest addition to the allegations of war crimes levied against Russia in the Ukraine war. One mall employee who said he had stepped outside for a cigarette when the air raid siren went off estimated 1,000 people had been in the mall, contradicting Russia’s claim it was empty.
A retired Marine veteran who lost people in the Vietnam war has partnered with the descendants of a long line of military folks to produce a mural memorializing people in the military and first responders.
Ukrainian officials say scores of civilians are feared killed or injured after a Russian rocket strike hit a crowded shopping mall in Kremenchuk.
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The Rock Island Arsenal will become home to the largest 3D metal printer in the world as the U.S. Army increases its efforts toward modernization.
Tensions are mounting around the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad, an isolated but strategically significant territory on the Baltic coast that …
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The U.S. is expected to announce about $1 billion in military aid to Ukraine, the largest single tranche of weapons and equipment since the war began.
President Joe Biden says he's working closely with European Union partners to build temporary silos along the Ukraine border and some in Polan…
More than 1,000 people gathered in the Loop on Saturday to rally against gun violence, while dozens of others participated in a city gun turn-in program at a St. Sabina Church, in a day of initiative and advocacy to stop gun violence.