Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Iran president still a force even as his era ends When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
Russia had elder Boston suspect under surveillance Russian agents placed the elder Boston bombing suspect under surveillance during a six-month visit to southern Russia last year, then scrambled to find him when he suddenly disappeared after police killed a Canadian jihadist, a security official told The Associated Press.... More
Russia downplays conflict with US over Syria weapons report By contrast the United States, which backs Syria's moderate opposition, made clear after the report was circulated among Security Council members Wednesday that the Syrian government has now been found responsible of using a chemical weapon in violation of ... 08/25/2016 - 6:26 am | View Link
Russia loses appeal against doping ban; can’t participate in Rio Olympics Russian track and field athletes were banned from international competition in November. (AP File Photo) The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Thursday dismissed a Russian appeal against a ban imposed by athletics governing body the IAAF over state-run ... 07/21/2016 - 4:15 am | View Link
Pentagon Seeks $582 Billion Budget, Citing Threat From Russia, China While yesterday’s indications were that the new Pentagon budget request would center on the ever-escalating ISIS war, the new $582.7 billion budget request for 2017 also hits all the other key touchstones, talking up potential conflicts with Russia ... 02/3/2016 - 1:38 am | View Link
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Apple halts online sales to Russia as the ruble plunges in value According to reporters at Bloomberg, Apple is shutting down its online sales to Russia because of the "extreme fluctuations" in its currency, the ruble. Over the last twelve months the value of the ruble has plunged more than 50 percent against the dollar ... 12/16/2014 - 6:13 am | View Link
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Last Remaining U.S. Maker of Cluster Bombs Stops ... The last remaining U.S. manufacturer of cluster bombs is ending production of the controversial weapon, citing regulatory scrutiny and reduced orders for the ... 09/27/2016 - 10:49 pm | View Website
Russia Today ( News ) RT delivers latest news and current events from around the world including special reports, entertainment news and exclusive video. 09/27/2016 - 1:17 pm | View Website
The Prophecy This is the Prophecy: The prophecy sees more than the future. For the prophecy sees without time. For the prophecy sees what is, what was, and what shall always be. 09/25/2016 - 6:10 am | View Website
Energy policy of Russia The Energy policy of Russia is contained in an Energy Strategy document, which sets out policy for the period up to 2020. In 2000 the Russian government approved the ... 09/24/2016 - 10:17 pm | View Website
A wildfire burning in Northern California's Santa Cruz Mountains has destroyed a dozen homes and 16 other structures.
Mandatory evacuations were lifted for Santa Cruz County but they remain in effect for Santa Clara County, where most of the threatened structures are located.
The Daily Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2dwZOU6) 35-year-old Marysville Councilman Rob Toyer was set to go to trial about a week before he entered his guilty plea.
Court records say another 363 days in jail are suspended on the condition that Toyer does not get into further trouble with the law.
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration announced the fines Friday saying investigators found 20 different infractions at Stavis Seafoods' cold storage facility in South Boston.
OSHA inspectors say the warehouse cooling system was not properly inspected and an alarm system in the machine room where ammonia was used as a refrigerant wasn't working, among other deficiencies.
MADRID (Reuters) - At least 77 people have been injured after a gas cylinder exploded in a cafe in the Spanish town of Velez-Malaga on the southern coast, a spokesman for the Andalucia region's emergency unit said.