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A man takes shelter as snow falls in Times Square in Manhattan in New York City, New York, U.S., March 7, 2018. REUTERS/Amr Alfiky

Only Russia could be behind U.K. poison attack: toxin’s co-developer

By Joseph Ax

PRINCETON, N.J. (Reuters) – A Russian chemist who helped develop the Soviet-era nerve agent used to poison (More…)

Stephen Hawking, who unlocked the secrets of space and time, dies at 76

By Stephen Addison

LONDON (Reuters) – Stephen Hawking, who sought to explain the origins of the universe, the mysteries of (More…)

Snow storm pounds U.S. Northeast, closing schools, snarling commutes

By Jonathan Allen

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The second winter storm in a week will continue to dump wet, heavy (More…)

NASA’s Juno spacecraft strips Jupiter down to its underwear

By Will Dunham

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The interior of Jupiter is just as intriguing as the planet’s dazzling surface, with (More…)

Travel snarled, power outages as storm bears down on U.S. Northeast

By Jonathan Allen

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The second winter storm within a week crept into New York and surrounding (More…)

Snowstorms shut down Ireland, Britain calls in army for hospitals

By Conor Humphries and Elisabeth O’Leary

DUBLIN/EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Snowstorms shut most of Ireland on Friday and forced Britain to (More…)

Yemen’s cholera epidemic likely to intensify in coming months: WHO

RIYADH (Reuters) – The World Health Organization warned on Monday that a cholera epidemic in Yemen that killed more than (More…)

With medicine running out, Venezuelans with transplants live in fear

By Alexandra Ulmer

CARACAS (Reuters) – Yasmira Castano felt she had a fresh chance at life when she received a (More…)

Indonesia raises aviation warnings after Sumatra volcano emits ash cloud

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia on Monday raised flight warnings around the Mount Sinabung volcano on Sumatra island to their highest (More…)

U.S. officials warn ‘intense’ flu season to continue, urge shots

(Reuters) – Adults who get a flu shot are 36 percent less likely to get the disease, while for children (More…)