Ukraine and Russia point fingers over damage to nuclear power plant | USA TODAY

Russia and Ukraine have blamed each other for strikes that caused shells to damage Europe’s largest nuclear power plant. RELATED: Russia’s war in Ukraine has entered a new phase. Here’s what we know. https://bit.ly/3BMo3vW “Suicidal” shelling of Europe’s largest nuclear…

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How a land contract cost a Detroit woman her home | USA TODAY

Since the 1950s, predatory land contracts have targeted Black homeowners. Sonja Bonnett became a housing activist after a land contract led to a foreclosure. RELATED: How housing reparations can help close the Black homeownership gap https://bit.ly/3JEXomP Often described as a…

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How a land contract cost a Detroit woman her home | USA TODAY

Since the 1950s, predatory land contracts have targeted Black homeowners. Sonja Bonnett became a housing activist after a land contract led to a foreclosure. RELATED: How housing reparations can help close the Black homeownership gap https://bit.ly/3JEXomP Often described as a…

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Cease-fire between Palestinians, Israel takes effect in Gaza City | USA TODAY

A cease-fire took effect between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip after days of deadly violence. RELATED: China fires missiles off Taiwan coast in military drill after Pelosi visit | USA TODAY #Shorts https://bit.ly/3zCbSPH The flare-up was the…

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Cincinnati Zoo welcomes adorable, newborn hippo | USA TODAY #Shorts

A zoo in Ohio is welcoming an adorable, newborn hippo this week. The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden announced that Bibi the hippo gave birth around 10 p.m. Wednesday to a healthy, full-term hippo baby. RELATED: Woman overestimates size of…

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Bill targeting drug prices, climate change, inflation passed by Senate | USA TODAY

The Inflation Reduction Act was passed in the Senate after Vice President Kamala Harris cast the tie-breaking vote. RELATED: Rising inflation impacts the stock market and more. Here’s how. https://bit.ly/3BLKFg4 The Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act, which includes record…

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Woman overestimates size of ‘bargain’ dog pool | USA TODAY #Shorts

A dog owner was looking to help her golden retriever Turbo cool down in the heat but didn’t realize the dog pool she bought would barely fit her pup. RELATED: NYPD officer on horseback chases robbery suspect in Times Square…

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