Protests erupt as Philippines election returns a Marcos to the presidency

Marcos leads the unofficial tally by a wide margin over his rivals Philippine stocks fall, but peso rises after election About 400 anti-Marcos protesters gather outside the polling committee Polling body rejects calls to disqualify Marcos MANILA, May 10 (Reuters) – The Philippines woke up to a new but familiar political landscape on Tuesday, after … Read more

Missiles hit Odessa in Ukraine after Russia scores WWII victory

Putin leads Soviet victory celebrations in World War II Ukraine says missiles hit southern port of Odessa Russian forces storm Azovstal steelworks Zelenskiy says Ukrainian victory is assured KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, May 10 (Reuters) – Buildings in Odessa lay in ruins on Tuesday, a day after Kremlin forces pounded the port in southern Ukraine with missiles … Read more