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We Stand with Ukraine
It seems everybody these days has publicly declared their position on the brutal Russian invasion of Ukraine. We stand with Ukraine and its people, fighting against military forces attacking civilians. We salute Ukraine’s heroic battle for democracy, as we stand with every nation fighting against tyranny and for human rights. Our empathy extends to the Russian people, Belarusians, and all who suffer under oppressive governments, including soldiers forced to die in the name of their leaders. We also side with the truth, so here’s a quick list of reliable sources on the conflict.
- Breaking News & Live Updates on Russia-Ukraine from AP News.
- Live Updates and Video Coverage of the Russia-Ukraine War on The New York Times.
- Coverage of the Russia-Ukraine crisis by The Guardian.
May 6 News Stories of the Week
Sources for the May 6 News Quiz of the Week Questions and Answers
- Jason Donovan and Kylie Minogue reunite for Neighbours finale (The Guardian)
- F.D.A. Moves to Ban Sales of Menthol Cigarettes (nytimes.com)
- British royals mark the seventh birthday of Princess Charlotte with new photos (Reuters)
- Supreme Court has voted to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows (POLITICO)
- Met Gala 2022: Live updates from the red carpet (AP News)
- Watch Dwayne Johnson Scare Fans Visiting His Madame Tussauds Wax Figure (screenrant.com)
- EXPLAINER: Why Victory Day in Russia is different this year (AP News)
- Facebook-owner Meta gives a preview of its first store, enterprise tools (Reuters)
- Glenn Close Zoomed Three Times A Week With Language Coach To Learn Farsi For ‘Tehran’ (Just Jared)
- Karine Jean-Pierre Is Named White House Press Secretary (nytimes.com)
The May 6 News Quiz of the Week Questions List
Which '80s TV soap featured Jason Donovan and Kylie Minogue?
Image: Neighbours / FREMANTLE MEDIANeighbours.Home and Away.Eastenders.The Bold and the Beautiful.
Which TV show launched the careers of Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher?
Screenshot: Carsey-WernerThat '80s Show.That '70s Show.Buffy the Vampire Slayer.The Wonder Years.
Menthol cigarettes make up how much of the US cigarette market?
Photo: Drivera90~commonswiki., Public domain, via Wikimedia CommonsLess than one-sixth.More that 50%.About one-third.Around one quarter.
Who is currently third in line to the British throne?
Photo: Duchess of Cambridge / The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on TwitterLilibet Diana Mountbatten-Windsor.Princess Beatrice.Princess Eugenie.Princess Charlotte.
In the US, what is the landmark Roe v. Wade decision?
Photo: Jarek Tuszyński / CC-BY-SA-3.0 & GDFL, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia CommonsA Supreme Court case that legalized abortion nationwide.A Supreme Court case that legalized gun sales nationwide.A California Supreme Court case that legalized cannabis sales statewide.A California Supreme Court case that legalized homosexuality statewide.
How old is the dress Kim Kardashian wore to the 2022 Met Gala?
Screenshot: Entertainment Tonight on YouTube188.8.131.52.
How old is The Rock in 2022?
Screenshot: The Rock on YouTube184.108.40.206.2 million.6 million.11 million.27 million.
Facebook owner Meta Platforms has its first physical store. What does it sell?
Screenshot: Reuters on YouTubeVirtual reality equipment.Webcasting equipment.Quantum computing equipment.3D printers.
Which language did Glenn Close learn for her role in "Tehran"?
Screenshot: Tehran / Apple TV+Hebrew.Farsi.Arabic.Russian.
Karine Jean-Pierre is the first White House Press Secretary to be what?
Photo: Erin Scott, The White House, Public domain, via Wikimedia CommonsBlack.Openly Gay.Black and openly gay.Black and under 40.
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