Cyberattack compromised data of over 515,000 ‘highly vulnerable people’

The hack forced the Red Cross to shut down computer systems that support a program that reunites families separated by conflict, migration or disaster, the aid organization said. It’s unclear who was responsible for the cyber incident, but the Red Cross said its “most pressing concern” was the possibility of the compromised data being leaked. … Read more

Stetson Bennett announces return to Georgia Bulldogs football team; JT Daniels, Jermaine Burton hit transfer portal

Stetson Bennett said Wednesday he would return to Georgia for a final season. The quarterback he replaced, JT Daniels, will not. Both Daniels and Bulldogs wide receiver Jermaine Burton entered the transfer portal on Wednesday, with the news officially coming around the same time Bennett took to social media to say he would be back … Read more

Biden predicts Russia ‘will move in’ to Ukraine, but says ‘minor incursion’ may prompt discussion over consequences

“I’m not sure he’s certain what he’s going to do. I guess he’s going to move in. He’s got to do something,” Biden said, describing a leader seeking relevance in a post-war world. -Soviet. “He’s trying to find his place in the world between China and the West.” Biden’s prediction of an invasion is the … Read more

Omicron cases dip in the US overall, but the wave is far from over in many parts of the country

After hitting nearly 808,000 new cases on Saturday, the seven-day average of new cases nationwide fell 8% in just three days, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. The first signs that the surge could begin to peak nationwide follow similar trends seen in the Northeast over the past week. The average number of daily … Read more

Ukrainian president tells senators post-invasion sanctions are no help

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky told US senators visiting Kiev this week that waiting to impose sanctions on Russia after an invasion was of no use to Ukraine, according to four sources familiar with the talks. Why is this important: The Senate is currently working on a set of major sanctions to deter Russia from attacking … Read more