The Daily Record
Syrian regime OKs peace talks amid skepticism
Syria's government has agreed to attend a U.S.-Russian-brokered peace conference, according to Moscow.
Thu May 23, 2013
Xenia Daily Gazette
The path we should follow after Syria crosses red line
By Don Kraus OtherWords columnist President Barack Obama's recent announcement that he believes Syria has used a small amount of chemical weapons ignited a debate.
Wed May 22, 2013
Portsmouth Daily Times
Phillip Kaltenbach, 59
Phillip Dean Kaltenbach, age 59, of Lynn St., Russia, Ohio, died 10:50 p.m. on Monday, May 20, 2013, at his home.
Russian drunk driver who killed orphans sentenced
A Russian drunken driver who sparked a nationwide debate after killing seven, including five orphan children, in a road accident last year has been sentenced to prison.
Fri May 17, 2013
Even after Cold War, US-Russia spy game continues
The embarrassing arrest of a suspected CIA officer in Moscow is the latest reminder that even after the Cold War, the U.S. and Russia are in an espionage battle with secret tactics, spying devices and training that sometimes can't prevent capture.
Thu May 16, 2013
US, Turkey project united front on Syria
President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan projected a united front Thursday on Syria , keeping stark differences about how much the U.S. should intervene behind closed doors as they looked to Russia and the global community to close ranks behind efforts to oust Syrian President Bashar Assad .
Russia says alleged spying case was 2nd this year
A Russian security services operative -- his features bathed in shadows -- went on state television Wednesday to claim that the U.S. diplomat who was ordered out of the country was the second American expelled this year over spying allegations.
Wed May 15, 2013
U.S. ambassador summoned by Russian Foreign Ministry to submit a formal protest
The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned the U.S. ambassador to Russia today to submit a formal protest over Moscow's claim that it caught a U.S. diplomat disguised in a blond wig trying to recruit a counterintelligence officer for the CIA.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Daily Record
A look at how Russia, US still spy on each other | 8 minutes
The Cold War is long over, but espionage is forever. Russian spies still operate in the U.S. and American ones in Russia.
Russian FSB detains US diplomat accused of spying
Russia's security services say they have caught a U.S. diplomat who they claim is a CIA agent in a red-handed attempt to recruit a Russian agent.
Mon May 13, 2013
2 Russians arrested for brutal homophobic killing
Investigators say a 23-year-old Russian man was brutally beaten and left to die by his companions after drunkenly telling them he was gay.
Mon May 06, 2013
Kerry heads to Russia with Syria, terror on agenda
Secretary of State John Kerry departed for Russia on Monday, as the conflict in Syria heads into a new and potentially more dangerous phase, and the Obama administration tries to pin down who used chemical weapons.
Sat May 04, 2013
The Daily Record
Commentary: Cultural understanding lacking in Boston story
The first time I met the legendary Sam Jameson we had tea in Tokyo in 1979. He told me with unwavering assurance why he was dedicating his life and talents to Japan.
Wed May 01, 2013
Boston police: 3 more suspects in custody in marathon bombings
The police department made the announcement in a tweet Wednesday morning, saying more details would follow.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Group tied to Boston suspect's video raided
Russian special forces killed two members of a jihadist group in an early morning raid this weekend in the semiautonomous republic of Dagestan, two Russian police sources told CNN on Monday.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Bombing suspects' mom also in terror database
U.S. intelligence agencies added the mother of the Boston bombing suspects to a government terrorism database 18 months before the bombings, two officials told The Associated Press.