World

7 Months Inside an Online Scam Labor Camp

Neo Lu had been looking forward to starting his lucrative new job as a translator. But from the moment he arrived, he knew something was off. He hadn’t been hired. He had been kidnapped and forced to work for an abusive online scam operation. Only by understanding how it worked could he hope to escape.

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World

U.S. Says 100,000 Russian Casualties in Ukraine in Past 5 Months

At least 100,000 Russian fighters have been killed or wounded in Ukraine in just the past five months, the White House said on Monday, offering the latest estimate of the vast human toll of President Vladimir V. Putin’s invasion. John Kirby, a spokesman for the National Security Council, said the figure included 20,000 Russian fighters

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Business

Disney Govt Geoff Morrell Is Out After Much less Than 4 Months

Disney parted methods with its most senior communications and authorities relations govt on Friday after a tumultuous two-month period wherein Disney grew to become a political punching bag, notably for Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida. Geoff Morrell, who joined Disney in January as chief company affairs officer, will go away his job instantly, the corporate

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Sports

How Alexandra Burghardt Made it to Two Olympics in Six Months

YANQING, China — Alexandra Burghardt adjusted her new Winter Olympics outfit in a resort just a few miles away from the bobsledding observe within the mountains outdoors Beijing. “Typically I really feel like a double agent,” she mentioned. “Two lives to deal with.” In August, Burghardt was operating the 100 meters within the blazing warmth

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