Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Putin to meet Kyrgyzstan presidentRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Nerve News

    Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet his Kyrgyzstan counterpart Almazbek Atambayev in Russia's second largest city of St. Petersburg on Monday, Tass news agency reported. The news comes amid speculation about the whereabouts of the Russian leader who has been missing from the public eye for quite some days now. 1 comment

  2. Russian President hasn't been seen publicly in daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | CNN

    Assisted by a Russian scientist, Putin fixes a satellite transmitter to a tiger during his visit to the Ussuriysky forest reserve of the Russian Academy of Sciences in the Far East on August 31, 2008. Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a Persian leopard cub at a breeding and rehabilitation center in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.

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  3. One year under Russia rule: What happened in Crimea then and what's happening nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | The Straits Times

    People watch the "This is dedicated to you, Russia!" theatrical performance, which celebrates the first anniversary of Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, in central Simferopol on March 14, 2015. -- PHOTO: REUTERS Russia marks the first anniversary on Monday of Crimea voting to leave Ukraine and join the Russian state in a referendum blasted as illegal in the West but seen in Moscow as a triumph for President Vladimir Putin.

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  4. 'Absolute Schizophrenia' Reigns In Kadyrov's Chechnya, Says FilmmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    A still from the documentary Chechnya: War Without Trace by French director Manon Loizeau, which looks at life in Chechnya under pro-Kremlin strongman Ramzan Kadyrov. When French filmmaker Manon Loizeau arrived in Grozny several years ago to begin work on a new documentary, she didn't recognize the city.

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  5. Dog Rescued From Sochi Russia Makes His Way To LARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | My FOX LA

    Remember all those stray dogs that were rescued from the streets of Sochi, Russia during last year's Winter Olympics? Well, one of them just arrived here in Los Angeles to be adopted. This German Shepherd mix has been named Nick... He arrived yesterday at LAX after a 16 hour flight from Russia.

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  6. Stray Dog From Russia Arrives To L.A. In Search For Loving HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... - One of thousands of stray dogs that stole the hearts of Americans during last year's Olympic games in Sochi, Russia took his first steps Friday on American soil. The German Shepherd mix named Nick arrived to the U.S. after nearly 16 hours on board ... 1 comment

  7. Daredevil Mountain Biker Michal Kollbek Takes On Sedona's 'White Line' TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Switched

    ... Keep an eye out in 2014 when ice climbing will be showcased as a demonstration sport at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, with the hopes of eventually having it join the games as an official medal sport. Photo Credit: Photo Press/Lukasz Warzecha ...

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  8. Opinion: What happens if Putin doesn't reappear?Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | CNN

    Assisted by a Russian scientist, Putin fixes a satellite transmitter to a tiger during his visit to the Ussuriysky forest reserve of the Russian Academy of Sciences in the Far East on August 31, 2008. Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a Persian leopard cub at a breeding and rehabilitation center in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.

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  9. Sochi's Pro-Gay Protester Speaks OutBy Jay MichaelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    One of the most powerful moments of last year's Olympics in Sochi took place not on the skating rink or ski slope, but in a public square in St. Petersburg, where a handful of courageous activists unfurled a banner protesting Russia's persecution of LGBT people. Ironically, the message the banner displayed was entirely neutral: It was an excerpt from the Olympic Charter's Principle 6, which describes discrimination as "incompatible with the Olympic movement."

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  10. Brampton Thunder Well Represented At 2015 IIHFC Women's WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Bleedin Blue

    ... We believe we've got a great squad here to compete and go towards that gold medal in Malmo." Feb 17, 2014; Sochi, RUSSIA; Canada defenseman Jocelyne Larocque (3) carries the puck against Switzerland forward Stefanie Marty (9) in a women's ice hockey ...

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  11. Sochi Autodrom To Host The Open Round Of The Russian Rally CupRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    On April 25th and 26th, the Open Round of the Russian Classic Rally Cup will be hosted by Sochi Autodrom. For the first time in Russian rally history a circuit will be used for rallying.

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  12. Putin is Back amidst Baby Rumors with Alina Kabaeva Surfacing in SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | I4U Future Technology News

    A new report from Switzerland tries to give the answer why Putin has not been seen in public since days. His rumored girlfriend Alina Kabaeva is supposed to have given birth to his son.

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  13. Dare to cross the world's scariest footpath?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | CNN

    ... Bernese Oberland in October. The 107-meter (351 feet) bridge connects View Point peak with Scex Rouge peak. In Sochi, Russia, SkyBridge is the world's longest pedestrian bridge. It also has the world's highest swing and a 700-meter zip wire. The ...

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  14. Michigan experts to discuss sports-related brain injuriesRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Northern Michigan News

    ... also a team physician for the university and was team neurologist for the U.S. at the 2014 Olympic games in Sochi, Russia. Kutcher will discuss the danger of sports-related concussions and brain damage with Ben Utecht, a former tight end with the ...

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  15. Contract for delivery of Pantsir-S1 systems to Brazil may be signed this yearRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | Avia.Ru

    Contract for delivery of Pantsir-S1 air defense systems to Brazil should be signed in 2015, TASS reports with reference to Rosoboronexport Deputy CEO Sergey Goreslavskiy. He noted that Russia and Brazil are negotiating deliveries of integrated defense systems and Pantsir-S1 is one of the system's major components.

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  16. Jones foursome ready to take on curling world one more timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | SLAM! Sports

    ... it in, this would have been the year to do it. The Winnipeg women's curling team won Olympic gold last year in Sochi, Russia, and what more is there to prove after that? They could have spent the 2014-15 winter soaking up the praise from their fans. ...

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  17. Jennifer Jones foursome ready to take on the curling world one more timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The London Free Press

    Jennifer Jones, Kaitlyn Lawes, Jill Officer and Dawn McEwen will represent Canada at the world women's curling championship in Sapporo, Japan, starting on Saturday If there were ever a time for the Jennifer Jones foursome to mail it in, this would have been the year to do it. The Winnipeg women's curling team won Olympic gold last year in Sochi, Russia, and what more is there to prove after that? They could have spent the 2014-15 winter soaking up the praise from their fans.

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  18. Take the World Cup Away from PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Real Clear Politics

    The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi turned the eyes of the world on Russia and its president, Vladimir Putin. Moscow's preparations for the invasion of Ukraine, which would begin three weeks later., were still hidden out sight.

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  19. World women's curling championship: Jennifer Jones aims to make historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | CBC News

    ... Press) Jennifer Jones didn't let up after winning her first Olympic women's curling title last year in Sochi, Russia. She has been in peak form throughout the current campaign and recently added her fifth career Scotties Tournament of Hearts title ...

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  20. John MacKinnon: Evaluating players at least gives Edmonton Oilers fans something to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... story. The young Slovak played solidly over 44 games, played for his country at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, famously met countryman Zdeno Chara in Boston during an Oilers' road swing in the Eastern Conference. This season, Marincin became ...

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