winter

Cold and dark: Kyiv readies for 'worst winter of our lives'

The Associated Press KYIV, Ukraine (AP) - The lack of electricity turned Anastasia Pyrozhenko’s apartment into a deathtrap. Without electricity, there’s no water and no way to cook food, and the woman and her husband won’t even have time to…

As Russia strikes power plants, Ukrainians brace for winter

The Associated Press KIVSHARIVKA, Ukraine (AP) - As temperatures drop below freezing in eastern Ukraine, those who haven’t already fled from the heavy fighting and months of Russian occupation are now facing a brutal winter. Collecting firewood and pulling up…