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My first impressions of “Battlefield V,” the successor to one of the best games I’ve played

"Battlefield 1" was so good that I didn't especially need a new "Battlefield" game, but "Battlefield V" shows lots of promise.

Israel’s Prime Minister now has the power to declare war — as tensions with Iran heat up

The fued between Israel and Iran spans decades and has largely been fought through proxy-wars and cyber attacks. But recent hostilities between the two have brought the nations to the brink of an all-out war.

‘Why did you wait?’: Trump reportedly asked the CIA why it paused for target to walk away from his family before striking

President Donald Trump made the comments last year during his first full day in office, according to The Washington Post.
FILE PHOTO-Employee of a foreign exchange trading company wears a jacket near monitors showing U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaking on TV news, and the Japanese yen's exchange rate against the U.S. dollar (top R) in Tokyo

The yen is gaining as trade tensions heat up

The yen was up to 102.26 per dollar Wednesday morning.
China's President Xi Jinping swears an oath after being elected for a second term during the fifth plenary session of the first session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 17, 2018.

Xi Jinping declares China will ‘fight the bloody battle’ in hardline speech on Taiwan and Hong Kong

Xi has a hardline approach to Taiwan, and was likely angered when Donald Trump signed the Taiwan Travel Act into law on Friday.
A child allegedly affected by a suspected chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria, on April 7, 2018.

A gas attack reportedly killed men, women, and children in Syria – here’s why the deadly chemical feels like ‘a knife made of fire&#...

A suspected sarin gas attack reportedly killed about 100 people in Douma, Syria on Saturday. Here's how the nerve agent works and why it's so deadly.

The 10 most critical problems in the world, according to millennials

The World Economic Forum conducted a survey of 26,000 millennials around the globe to gauge their priorities, concerns, and attitudes on world issues.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un greets a women's subunit during a rocket launching drill

How North Korean leader Kim Jong Un became one of the world’s scariest dictators at 34

North Korea's threats have taken a decidedly sharper and more ominous tone under Kim Jong Un, the third supreme leader of the hermit kingdom.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reacts to a successful missile test.

Kim Jong Un’s remarkable peace offer may exploit Trump’s weaknesses to benefit North Korea — here’s how

North Korea is believed to have discussed halting its nuclear weapons program, but a key stipulation may play US President Donald Trump against himself.
Mila, the school principal in Marinka, sits at her desk behind sandbags lining the windows in her office.

Meet the Ukrainian children who no longer fear bombs and bullets after more than 3 years of war

We interviewed kids in the village of Marinka in early April to hear their stories.