Local Lawmakers Hop On Call With Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy was on a call with a number of lawmakers representing the Philadelphia area. Rep. Brendan Boyle, who represents Pennsylvania’s second district, spoke with CBS3 about the call.  “He was obviously passionate, a bit emotional at times, clearly tired and made a strong of case as possible for his… Continue reading Local Lawmakers Hop On Call With Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskyy

Pro-Ukraine Demonstrators Call for Silicon Valley Boycott of Russia

SAN JOSE (KPIX) — A few hundred people gathered outside the San Jose city hall on Saturday to show their support for Ukraine as Russia’s attack on the country intensifies. Event organizers thanked the tech industry for the steps its members have taken to help and called on more companies to join that effort. “Technologies… Continue reading Pro-Ukraine Demonstrators Call for Silicon Valley Boycott of Russia

South Jersey Nonprofit Jumps Into Action To Build Wheelchair-Accessible Bathroom For Special Needs Man

GLENDORA, N.J. (CBS) — A group of contractors spent their Saturday making badly needed repairs at the home of a South Jersey couple. Hammering away at what will soon be a renovated wheelchair-accessible bathroom.  “We’re going to make a full shower accessible that way a wheelchair can get in here,” Scott D’Antonio, of Hometown Heroes… Continue reading South Jersey Nonprofit Jumps Into Action To Build Wheelchair-Accessible Bathroom For Special Needs Man

Ukraine calls for no-fly zone and more NATO help to fight Russia

Ukraine Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba on Saturday told US Secretary of State Antony Blinken that his country needs fighter jets and air-defence systems to isolate Russia as the war entered its tenth day. Kuleba, who met his US counterpart on Ukraine’s border with Poland, also called the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s refusal to implement a… Continue reading Ukraine calls for no-fly zone and more NATO help to fight Russia

Teen In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Eye In Woodlawn

CHICAGO (CBS) — A teenage boy is in critical condition after he was shot in the eye in Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood Saturday afternoon. Police say the 16-year-old was in a home in the 1400 block of East 62nd Place around 4:15 p.m. when someone came in through the door and shot him. The victim was taken… Continue reading Teen In Critical Condition After Being Shot In Eye In Woodlawn