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Dr. Khassan Baiev attends to a young patient and her mother at the children's hospital in Grozny, the capital of Chechnya, on April 17, 2015.
Yuri Kozyrev—Noor for TIME

How Tsarnaev Hurt Chechnya

A renowned Chechen surgeon who once gave shelter to the family of convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev tells TIME about the impact of U.S. donors deserting the region after the attack in 2013. The sentencing phase of Tsarnaev's trial begins Tuesday


Clinton Continues Listening Tour

Hillary Clinton told voters in New Hampshire on Monday that "I want people to know that I'm listening" as she kicked off week two of her 2016 campaign

Italian Minister Matteo Renzi answers questions during his joint press conference with Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat (not seen) after a meeting in Rome on April 20, 2015.

E.U. Calls Emergency Summit

European leaders will hold an emergency summit Thursday in the aftermath of what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest migrant tragedy ever


Most Women Shouldn't Get Yearly Mammograms, Group Says

A U.S. panel of experts reaffirms its recommendations, which suggest women ages 50 to 74 get a mammogram every two years and women ages 40 to 49 should make their own decision on whether to start screening in consultation with their doctors

AC/DC drummer pleads guilty at New Zealand trial

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Pleads Guilty

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has pleaded guilty to charges of threatening to kill a former employee and possession of methamphetamine and marijuana, according to various news reports. Rudd had originally pleaded not guilty to those charges last year

General Images of Flipkart As India's Largest Online Retailer Said To Buy Competitor Myntra

India's Amazon Will Shut Its Website in a Year

Flipkart, India's biggest e-commerce company, said on Monday that it plans to shut down its website within a year and transition completely to a mobile app. Two-thirds of Flipkart's 8 million monthly shipments come from towns where most don't have access to computers

Blue Bell ice cream in Lawrence, Kan., Friday, April 10, 2015

Blue Bell Creameries Issues Recall of All Products

Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries is recalling all of its products on the market after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeriosis. The foodborne illness was tracked to a production line in Brenham, Texas

Jason Rezaian at The Washington Post in Washington, DC on November 6, 2013.

Washington Post Reporter in Iran Faces Charges

A Washington Post reporter jailed for nearly nine months in Iran faces charges of espionage and three other crimes, his lawyer revealed on Monday. Rezaian also faces charges of "conducting propaganda against the establishment"

Former Florida Governor Bush at MaryAnne's Diner in Derry, N.H. on April 17, 2015.

Jeb Bush Narrowly Leads Tight Republican Presidential Race

Florida's former governor is enjoying a slight lead over his likely GOP rivals for President, according to a new poll, but the nominating contest remains tight with no overwhelming front-runner. The news came as Bush announced a Europe trip early next month

chicken and eggs

5 Million Iowa Hens to Be Euthanized After Bird Flu Found

An egg-laying facility found to have hens infected with bird flu will see all 5.3 million of its birds euthanized to prevent the spread of the disease, agriculture officials said Monday, following an initial avian influenza outbreak discovered elsewhere in the state last week

Views Of Kraft Foods Products At A Supermarket Ahead Of Earns

Kraft Mac & Cheese Plans to Go for a More Natural Look

Kraft Foods Group will no longer use synthetic coloring or artificial preservatives in its original Macaroni & Cheese in the U.S., the company announced Monday, and will instead turn to natural color alternatives derived from sources like turmeric, paprika and annatto