• BBC

    Phillips among seven senior players to exit Baggies

    West Bromwich Albion winger Matty Phillips is among seven senior players to leave the Championship club.

  • Associated Press

    From Zambia to Afghanistan, WFP warns El Niño's extreme weather is causing a surge in hunger

    Extreme weather attributed to the El Niño phenomenon is causing a surge in hunger from Zambia to Afghanistan, the UN's World Food Programme said Wednesday, calling on donors for much-needed help. El Nino is a natural, temporary and occasional warming of part of the Pacific that shifts global weather patterns, and studies say climate change is making them stronger. Tens of millions of people in southern Africa rely on the weather to grow food to feed themselves.

  • ABC News

    Uvalde families reach settlement with city ahead of 2-year mark: Can 'begin rebuilding trust'

    Nineteen families whose loved ones were killed or hurt in the Uvalde, Texas, mass shooting announced they've reached a settlement with the city and county of Uvalde. "For two long years, we have languished in pain and without any accountability from the law enforcement agencies and officers who allowed our families to be destroyed that day," Veronica Luevanos, whose daughter, Jailah, and nephew, Jayce, were killed, said in a statement Wednesday. "This settlement reflects a first good faith effort, particularly by the City of Uvalde, to begin rebuilding trust in the systems that failed to protect us."