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John Tefft of Va., arrives to testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 29, 2014, to be the new U.S. Ambassador to Russia.
A woman takes a photograph of wreckage at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 near the village of Hrabove , Donetsk region July 26, 2014.
Yet in the crossfire of sanctions flying over Russia's incursion in Ukraine and the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner, Dmitry Rogozin, Russia's deputy prime minister, has raised the stakes on Twitter.
West Texas Intermediate dropped for a fourth day, slipping below $100 a barrel, as the dollar headed for its biggest monthly gain against the euro since last February, curbing the appeal of the commodity.
A man looks at a portrait of ex-spy Andrei Litvinenko by Russian artists Dmitry Vrubel and Viktoria Timofeyeva in the Marat Guelman gallery in Moscow.
The decision follows a ruling Monday by an international court ordering Russian President Vladimir Putin's government to pay a colossal $50 billion to the former majority shareholder in Yukos.
An influential group of MPs says that the recent conflict in Ukraine has revealed "serious deficiencies" in Nato's preparedness to counter threats.
Vladimir Putin 's curious silence on the shooting down of the Malaysian Airliner is the equivalent of Sherlock Holmes' "dog that did not bark."
Russian President Vladimir Putin is responsible for the deaths of 298 people from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine last month, Rep. Darrell Issa said Wednesday.
The Russian Ministry of Defense has been mocking claims by the United States that there's proof Moscow is giving military aid to the separatists in Ukraine.
An 8-year-old boy has died after a bullet fired from outside went through a home's wall and hit the child in bed early Wednesday, Detroit police said.
The European Union and US are to impose new economic sanctions against Russia following the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which has been blamed on Moscow-backed rebels in Ukraine.
People holding Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar flags demonstrate in front of the French-built Vladivostok warship in St. Nazaire, western France, on June 1. The protesters are opposed to the to the sale of the Vladivostok and Sevastopol warships to Russia.
With the party united, the odds are now at least even that the GOP will not only hold the House but also capture the Senate in November.
U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said Russian President Vladimir Putin was a "megalomaniac" who "doesn't care about the Russian economy" as he urged the U.S. and its western allies to show resolve in the crisis over Ukraine.
Russian president Vladimir Putin employs a personal food taster to ensure his meals are not poisoned and the Queen hates shellfish, according to the chefs that prepare their food.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 03:59 am
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