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50 min ago | KIII

Obama voices skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

President Barack Obama conveyed skepticism Thursday about Russian promises to de-escalate a volatile situation in Ukraine, and said the United State and its allies are ready to impose fresh sanctions if Moscow doesn't make good on its commitments.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Robert Fico

1 hr ago | Newsday

Vladimir Putin says he hopes no need to send troops into Ukraine

In Massapequa overturned vehicle. two lanes blocked on Seaford-Oyster Bay Expwy/Rt-135 SB between Boundary Ave/X6 and Rt-107/X5.


Related Topix: Oyster Bay, NY, Massapequa, NY, Hempstead, NY, Middle Island, NY, Plainview, NY

6 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

The video service, APTN Direct, is a closed-circuit channel that provides coverage of live events and breaking news to clients worldwide to use as they wish in their programs.


9 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Snowden questions Putin on surveillance policies

Several hours into Vladimir Putin's televised call-in show, one of the TV anchors interrupted viewers' questions to air what she said was a "sensational video" for the Russian president: a message from Edward Snowden.


10 hrs ago | Banburycake.co.uk

Pickles slams 'Town Hall Pravdas'

Eric Pickles compared council free sheets published in some London areas to Pravda, the newspaper associated with the former Soviet Union.


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England,

14 hrs ago | Channel3000

Stocks: Caution returns as tech stumbles

Following three days of stock market gains, investors are feeling cautious again after Google and IBM posted earnings that disappointed Wall Street.


Related Topix: Financial Markets

17 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

Live Blog - Putin's 'Direct Line' To The Nation

President Vladimir Putin is pictured during a meeting with Russian Geographical Society Board of Trustees at the Fundamental Library of the Lomonosov Moscow State University in Moscow, April 15, 2014.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundTHE Real Victor in the 2012 Election? Math

COCOA BEACH, Fla., Nov. 6, 2012, 12:37am ET -- Today is Obama Day. In the distant future, when the history books present their record of this time, this nation may be judged by the decision we make at the polls today .


Related Topix: Cocoa Beach, FL, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

St.Petersburg Times

A Life Spent in the Service of Cognac

Like many things in Russia, drinking cognac is not as straightforward as it first appears.


Related Topix: Brandy and Cognac, Drink, Liquor, Winston Churchill


Geneva talks on Ukraine face steep hurdles

MOSCOW - Thursday's high-level talks in Geneva on Ukraine come as the country's eastern regions are awash in turmoil and pro-Russian insurgents have seized police stations and government buildings in at least nine cities.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)


Co-Creator of Russia's 'Homosexual Propaganda' Law Wants to Ban Gay Bars

One of Russia's lawmakers who helped create the infamous "homosexual propaganda" bill, which was signed into law by President Vladimir Putin last summer, is now urging for all gay clubs and LGBT social media pages to be banned, Gay Star News reports.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, World News, Russia, Asia,


Can 'odd couple' Kerry and Lavrov take the edge off crisis?

Russian ties may be at their frostiest since the height of the Cold War, but at least there's some warmth to the relationship between U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, World News, Russia, Condoleezza Rice, George Bush,

The Times of Israel

Netanyahu, Putin confer on Ukraine crisis

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Jerusalem on June 25, 2012 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu initiated a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin Tuesday night, during which the two leaders discussed the Iranian nuclear negotiations and the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, according to a ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Israel, Middle East, Germany,

St.Petersburg Times

HOLLYWOOD -An image of young women clad in colorful outfits peeping...

An image of young women clad in colorful outfits peeping through ski masks while being detained and clobbered by the police has been a part of the evening newscasts in the U.S. for some time, most recently during the Sochi Olympics.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

St.Petersburg Times

As local democrats argued over their slogans ahead of the upcoming...

As local democrats argued over their slogans ahead of the upcoming May Day march, anti-war protests continued on Sunday with an unauthorized gathering near Kazan Cathedral and a series of one-man protests on Nevsky Prospect, St. Petersburg's main street.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia

The Daily News Journal

What can stop Putin?

The West has several things it can do short of military intervention to deter Russian President Vladimir Putin from taking unwanted action in Ukraine, analysts say.



Insurgents Dig In, Ukraine Tanks Seen in the East

Pro-Russian insurgents dug in Tuesday across eastern Ukraine, fortifying positions around seized buildings and erecting new barricades even as Ukrainian troops and tanks set up outside one eastern city now controlled by armed men.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Oleksandr Turchynov, Terrorism

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

German company starts gas deliveries to Ukraine

In this Nov. 14, 2013 file photo the headquarters of German power provider RWE is pictured in Essen, Germany.


ABC News

EU Agrees to Work More Closely With NATO

Spooked by Russia's actions against Ukraine and what the Kremlin may attempt in the future, European Union defense ministers agreed Tuesday to step up cooperation with the U.S.-led NATO defense alliance.


Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News


Stabbed man in critical condition

A disturbance happened on Slade Road, Erdington, near the junction with St Thomas' Road, at about 22:50 BST on Monday, West Midlands Police said.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, West Midlands County, England,