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  1. Astronauts board space station for 1-year missionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    An Orthodox priest conducts a blessing service in front of the Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Thursday, March 26, 2015. . U.S. astronaut Scott Kelly, right, crew member of the mission to the International Space Station, ISS, poses through a safety glass with his brother, Mark Kelly, also an astronaut BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan - Two Russians and an American floated into the International Space Station on Saturday, beginning what is to be a year away from Earth for two of them.

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  2. BAKU: Journalist who illegally visited Nagorno Karabakh: It seems...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    BAKU: Journalist who illegally visited Nagorno Karabakh: It seems that I won't be further allowed to enter Azerbaijan - INTERVIEW APA, Azerbaijan March 25 2015 Journalist who illegally visited Nagorno Karabakh: It seems that I won't be further allowed to enter Azerbaijan - INTERVIEW [ 25 March 2015 15:47 ] Alexander Kolesnichenko: I will familiarize myself with the requirements of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry in case of visiting Nagorno Karabakh again Moscow. Farid Akberov - APA.

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  3. Astronauts board space station for 1-year missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    An Orthodox priest conducts a blessing service in front of the Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Thursday, March 26, 2015. The new Soyuz mission is scheduled for Saturday, March ... .

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  4. Yearlong ISS mission begins for Russian, American space travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    Two Russians and an American floated into the International Space Station on Saturday, beginning what is to be a year away from Earth for two of them. Mikhail Kornienko and Scott Kelly are to spend 342 days aboard the orbiting laboratory, about twice as long as a standard mission on the station.

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  5. Russia and the US will build a new space station togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies US-Russia relations may be at its lowest point in decades, but their space agencies are working together like never before.

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  6. Montenegro v Russia Match Abandoned With Goalie Akinfeev HospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The St. Petersburg Times

    Russia's players scuffle with Montenegro's players during their Euro 2016 Group G qualifying soccer match in Podgorica March 27, 2015. The Euro 2016 Group G qualifier between Montenegro and Russia was abandoned midway.

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  7. Russian Soyuz spacecraft blasts off for year-long missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | ABC News

    A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying three crew, including a US astronaut and a Russian cosmonaut who will be the first to spend an entire year on the International Space Station, blasted off on schedule, Russian mission control says. The Soyuz-TMA16M spacecraft took off from Russia's Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and is headed for the International Space Station .

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  8. Scott Kelly's Last Night on EarthRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Popular Mechanics

    At 3:42 EDT Friday afternoon - in the middle of the cold Kazakhstan night - astronaut Scott Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will be launched aboard a Soyuz rocket at the Baikonur Cosmodrone to begin the most ambitious manned space mission in decades. They will spend a full year aboard the International Space Station, experiencing and studying the sometimes strange and even unpredictable effects of prolonged exposure to weightlessness, intense radiation, and the other unwelcoming conditions of life in outer space.

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  9. Enter World of Avant-Garde With Pushkin TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Art lovers have the chance to enjoy a free English-language tour at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts as British art historian Ruth Addison takes people round an exhibition devoted to two of the most interesting Russian avant-garde artists, Alexander Rodchenko and Varvara Stepanova. The Pushkin Museum started having sporadic English-language tours last year, and its success persuaded the museum to start monthly tours aimed at English-speaking Moscow expats this year.

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  10. Dancing grannies curtailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Castanet.net

    Along with two dozen of her fellow "dancing grannies," 60-year-old Zhang Jinsu twirls and steps her way every night across a central Beijing plaza, sometimes gliding over the pavement like a butterfly, at other times marching with a plastic rifle. But when new Chinese government instructions on such hugely popular - and loud - senior dances take hold, Zhang may need to learn a new routine.

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  11. China cracks down on 'dancing grannies' with state-sanctioned stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Globe and Mail

    Chinese women wearing military costume march with toy guns during their daily exercises at a square outside a shopping mall in Beijing on March 24, 2015. Chinese women wearing military costume march with toy guns during their daily exercises at a square outside a shopping mall in Beijing on March 24, 2015.

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  12. Loved and loathed, China's 'dancing grannies' face new restrictions from governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Prince George Citizen

    Along with two dozen of her fellow "dancing grannies," 60-year-old Zhang Jinsu twirls and steps her way every night across a central Beijing plaza, sometimes gliding over the pavement like a butterfly, at other times marching with a plastic rifle. But when new Chinese government instructions on such hugely popular - and loud - senior dances take hold, Zhang may need to learn a new routine.

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  13. Russia and Serbia to hold a joint military exerciseRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Avia.Ru

    The armed forces of Russia and Serbia will hold a joint military exercise in September 2015. According to Russian Ministry of Defense, the decision was made at a conference with the participation of members of Command of Russian air forces and Serbian air forces held on March 12th 2015 in Moscow, IA REGNUM reports.

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  14. One-Year ISS Mission Preview: 28 Experiments, 4 Expeditions and 2 Crew MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Planetary Society

    This Friday, three new crew members are launching to the International Space Station. One, cosmonaut Gennady Padalka, will come home in six months - the standard for ISS trips.

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  15. One Catastrophe At A TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Forbes.com

    A NUMBER OF COMMENTATORS have recently declared that the world is a more dangerous place today than they can ever remember it being. Is it? The biggest danger, theoretically, would be a full-scale nuclear war among the great powers, and there seems to be no sign of that.

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  16. Astronauts prepare for one-year missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | South China Morning Post

    Space station crew Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko will embark this week on Nasa's longest-ever period of living outside earth's atmosphere US astronaut Scott Kelly trains for the trip inside a Soyuz simulator at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre in Star City, Russia. Photo: AP What's the one thing astronauts Scott Kelly of the US and Mikhail Kornienko of Russia can't do without when they move into space this week for a year? Kelly went beltless during his five-month mission at the International Space Station a few years back, and he hated how his shirt tails kept floating out of his trousers.

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  17. Officials: Russia To Resume Space Tourism In 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Talking Points Memo

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  18. Jared Leto's Russian Cold Medicine Collection Is ComprehensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Switched

    In case you missed it, this weekend Jared Leto had a cold while visiting Moscow. Luckily, he was able to collect an impressive array of Russian homeopathic and drugstore products in an effort to quell whatever ailed him: We asked in-office Russian speakers, HuffPost multimedia editor Irina Dvalidze and international fellow Talia Lavin, to translate and weigh in on what Leto was taking .

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  19. What to pack for year in space? A 'superhero utility belt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this photo provided by NASA, astronaut Scott Kelly sits inside a Soyuz simulator at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center , Wednesday, March 4, 2015 in Star City, Russia. On Saturday, March 28, 2015, Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will travel to the International Space Station to begin a year-long mission living in orbit.

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  20. American, Russian prep to leave Earth for year in space; will miss weather, nature while goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    In this photo provided by NASA, astronaut Scott Kelly sits inside a Soyuz simulator at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center , Wednesday, March 4, 2015 in Star City, Russia. On Saturday, March 28, 2015, Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will travel to the International Space Station to begin a year-long mission living in orbit.

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