Posts by Newsmaker

For China, North Korea Is ‘Card to Play’ in Competition With US, Experts Say

For China, North Korea Is ‘Card to Play’ in Competition With US, Experts Say

washington — Beijing is unlikely to help Washington disrupt military cooperation between North Korea and Russia because China sees that move...

Ukrainian YouTuber Finds Her AI Clone Selling Russian Goods on Chinese Internet

Ukrainian YouTuber Finds Her AI Clone Selling Russian Goods on Chinese Internet

washington — Speaking Mandarin and promoting love for China, countless videos of foreign-looking women made with artificial intelligence started popping up...

Freedom House: Civil Liberties Decline Globally for 18th Year

Freedom House: Civil Liberties Decline Globally for 18th Year

washington — Civil liberties declined globally for the 18th consecutive year in 2023, with conflict and flawed elections the biggest factors,...

France to Enshrine Abortion Right in Constitution

France to Enshrine Abortion Right in Constitution

France is poised to become the first country to inscribe the freedom for women to have abortions in its constitution....

Odysseus Lunar Lander Makes History, Then Tips Over

Odysseus Lunar Lander Makes History, Then Tips Over

A lunar landing more than 50 years in the making is a partial success. Plus, the U.S. says Russia may...

Turkey, Italy Eye Cooperation in Bid for Influence in Africa

Turkey, Italy Eye Cooperation in Bid for Influence in Africa

Turkey and Italy are seeking to expand their influence in Africa, economically and diplomatically. Analysts say both nations see opportunities...

Artificial Intelligence Is Game Changer for Election Interference, FBI Warns

Artificial Intelligence Is Game Changer for Election Interference, FBI Warns

WASHINGTON — U.S. security officials are bracing for an onslaught of fast-paced influence operations, from a wide range of adversaries, aimed...

Editor of Top Independent Russian Newspaper Detained

Editor of Top Independent Russian Newspaper Detained

US Moon Lander Odysseus ‘Still Kicking’ a Week After Sideways Landing

US Moon Lander Odysseus ‘Still Kicking’ a Week After Sideways Landing

EU Moves to End Standoff With Poland Over Anti-EU Policies, Begins to Release Billions in Funds

EU Moves to End Standoff With Poland Over Anti-EU Policies, Begins to Release Billions in Funds

BRUSSELS — The European Union took a major step in ending its standoff with member state Poland on Thursday by announcing...

1 Dead, 5 Injured in Norway Helicopter Crash

1 Dead, 5 Injured in Norway Helicopter Crash

OSLO, Norway — One person died and five were injured when a helicopter crash-landed in the ocean off western Norway, police...

US Investigating Potential Security Threats From Connected Cars

US Investigating Potential Security Threats From Connected Cars

Biden Issues Order Seeking to Protect American Data from Foreign Adversaries

Biden Issues Order Seeking to Protect American Data from Foreign Adversaries

Zelenskyy Says Russian Loss in Ukraine ‘Critical for All Free Nations’ 

Zelenskyy Says Russian Loss in Ukraine ‘Critical for All Free Nations’ 

Media, Spy Agencies Await UK Court’s WikiLeaks Ruling

Media, Spy Agencies Await UK Court’s WikiLeaks Ruling

The eyes of free press advocates and U.S. intelligence officials are on London, where the High Court is set to...

French Senate Approves Bill to Make Abortion a Constitutional Right

French Senate Approves Bill to Make Abortion a Constitutional Right

paris — France’s Senate on Wednesday adopted a bill to enshrine a woman’s right to an abortion in the constitution, clearing...

Fake News, AI Trigger Anxiety Ahead of Turkey Election

Fake News, AI Trigger Anxiety Ahead of Turkey Election

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s political allies want to regain control of Istanbul in hotly contested local elections in March,...

Pro-Russian Narratives Rise Among Latin American X Users, Research Shows

Pro-Russian Narratives Rise Among Latin American X Users, Research Shows

AI – Charting Rules of the Road

AI – Charting Rules of the Road

Artificial intelligence touches nearly every aspect of our digital lives, but there are few laws governing its use. In this...

Navalny Funeral Set for Friday in Moscow

Navalny Funeral Set for Friday in Moscow

Breakaway Moldovan Region Asks Russia for ‘Protection’

Breakaway Moldovan Region Asks Russia for ‘Protection’

Politics, War Drive Depopulation in Ukraine’s Ethnic Hungarian Villages

Politics, War Drive Depopulation in Ukraine’s Ethnic Hungarian Villages

Verbovets, Ukraine — Verbovets lies a few kilometers from the Hungarian border, one of the few areas of Ukraine yet to...