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The world is in shock after Monday's Boston Marathon bombings, which claimed the lives of three people, including an eight-year-old boy, and injured more than 140.

Read the full coverage on the Boston Globe, including a moving editorial here.

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The war in Ukraine and the climate crisis have been devastating for food production. Here's a look at some of the traditional foods from around the world that might be hard to find on supermarket shelves.

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The consequences of the invasion of Ukraine by Russia have been far-reaching. A Russian blockade of the Black Sea has meant Ukraine, known as “Europe’s breadbasket,” has been unable to export much of its huge harvests of wheat, barley and sunflower oil.

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So even those thousands of miles from the battlefields have been hit by the soaring prices of basic necessities.

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