Canada to face Finland for world junior hockey gold, defeat Czechs 5-2

Canada celebrates a goal as Czechia goalie Pavel Cajan (1) looks on during third period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship semifinal action in Edmonton on Friday August 19, 2022 (The Canadian Press/Jason Franson). Canada celebrates a goal as Czechia goalie Pavel Cajan (1) looks on during third period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship semifinal action in Edmonton on Friday August 19, 2022 (The Canadian Press/Jason Franson).

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Retreating Russians leave their comrades' bodies behind

Russian troops abandoned a key Ukrainian city so rapidly that they left the bodies of their comrades in the streets, offering more evidence Tuesday of Moscow's latest military defeat as it struggles to hang on to four regions of Ukraine that it illegally annexed last week.

A Ukrainian soldier stands near a damaged Russian tank in Kupyansk in the Kharkiv region, Ukraine, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2022. (AP Photo/Andrii Marienko)

Will Russia use nuclear weapons? Putin's warnings explained

President Vladimir Putin, who rules the world's biggest nuclear power, has repeatedly cautioned the West that any attack on Russia could provoke a nuclear response. Will he use nuclear weapons and how might the United States and the U.S.-led NATO military alliance respond?