Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelensky, Luhansk discussed on WTOP 24 Hour News


Now 72 in Fredericksburg and where it's 76° here in friendship heights. It's 9 41 Russia has claimed full control in eastern Ukraine now. Ukrainian president volodymyr zelensky acknowledges his military was forced to withdraw from the last city still under its control in the Luhansk region. CBS News correspondent Holly Williams reports from 600 miles west of there and the port city of Odessa. Just outside Odessa, Ukrainian military investigators sifted for evidence they called Saturday's attack on this residential neighborhood a possible Russian war crime. It shattered this apartment building and Ukrainian officials say it killed 21 civilians, including a child. Russia is now closer to capturing the entire Donbass region, but zelensky has vowed to regain control of the area. Police in Denmark believe a shooting in a shopping mall that killed three people and seriously wounded four others, was not terror related. They say the gunman acted alone and appears to have selected his victims at random. Copenhagen's chief police inspector says there is no indication anyone helped the gunman who was identified as a 22 year old Danish man, the chief says, well, the motive was unclear. There's nothing suggesting terrorism. The suspect is expected to be arraigned later today. Herschel woody Williams, the last remaining Medal of Honor recipient from World War II, will lie in honor at the U.S. capitol. West Virginia senator Joe Manchin announced the honor at a memorial yesterday where Williams was remembered for his courage, humility, and selflessness. Williams, who died Wednesday at the age of 98 was a legend in his native West Virginia for his heroics under fire over several crucial hours at the Battle of Iwo Jima. As a young marine Corporal Williams went ahead of his unit in February 1945 and eliminated a series of Japanese machine gun positions. A young designer was making a fashion statement with her new HBCU clothing line. Ashley Jones is the owner of tones of melanin, she started the brand in 2017 and decided to focus on HBCU streetwear clothing. I went to school at northern state university. And you know, when I went in my bookstore, I didn't see anything that really represented my population. Her line is now in duke's sporting goods at HBCU bookstores. All happened like really fast. We have reversible shorts. We have, of course, at your sweatshirt t-shirts. We're getting into vegan leather bags. Ashley says supporting HBCUs is her main message while creating a sense of pride. The education is top notch and you're prepared for the world. Melissa, how will WTO news? Coming up bostonians were shocked to see a group of fully masked men marching through downtown. 9 43, life is full of stressful situations. Going to the dentist shouldn't be one of them. At nova dental anesthesia, they take the stress out of your visit to the dentist, nova dental anesthesia

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