Tornadoes happen most frequently in the US. Here’s why | JUST THE FAQS

The U.S. is the tornado capital of the world, but not all twisters strike in the Plains. Here’s why experts say the term “Tornado Alley” is outdated. RELATED: This is what happens when lightning, thundersnow strikes https://bit.ly/3sjtXPC » Subscribe to…

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Brittney Griner release should be done strategically, law experts say | USA TODAY

With Russia’s record on human rights, law experts say campaigning quietly for Brittney Griner’s release is the best strategy to bring her back to the U.S. safely. RELATED: Mariupol under siege as Russian forces storm Ukrainian steel plant | USA…

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Massive explosion damages Hotel Saratoga in Havana, Cuba | USA TODAY

The 19th century, five-star hotel in the historic center of Havana is just across the street from Cuba’s Capitol building RELATED: Two injured after explosion, fire at natural gas factory in Kansas https://bit.ly/3w9tIYC Rescue workers scoured for survivors Friday afternoon…

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Zelenskyy says Ukraine needs financial support | USA TODAY

President Zelenskyy said Ukraine will need more than $600 billion to rebuild the country after the large scale damage caused by the Russian army. RELATED: Thousands trapped in Mariupol after mass evacuations begin https://bit.ly/38Z1gRl Ukrainian officials on Friday were warning…

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