Tennis stars are demanding answers about Peng Shuai, whose disappearance has again underscored China’s brutal authoritarianism just months before it hosts the Winter Olympics. David Mack BuzzFeed News Reporter Posted on November 19, 2021, at 4:01 p.m. ET Xinhua News Agency / Xinhua News Agency / Getty Images Peng ShuaiContinue Reading

President Biden is traveling to Chicago on Thursday to talk about vaccine mandates. Chicago was picked in part because it is the home of United Airlines, which became one of the first major carriers to require shots for its 67,000 U.S. employees. Other airlines have followed with similar requirements, includingContinue Reading

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres (left) and Volkan Bozkir (right), president of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, applaud as Abdulla Shahid (center) receives the gavel as the new president of the 76th session of the UNGA at U.N. headquarters. Evan Schneider/United Nations Photo via AP hide captionContinue Reading

If a newborn child grows up hearing people speaking in many different languages, will it later be able to speak all those languages? — Puneesh T., India Children learn languages from the people around them. If they are exposed to multiple languages, they may grow up bilingual or multilingual. TheseContinue Reading