Syrian regime forces have surrounded a Turkish military observation post in the embattled northwestern province of Idlib today, after they overran a number of neighboring towns, Middle East Monitor.. WorldNews - Published
Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket that is expected to replace the current launch vehicle. The Soyuz capsule, which typically carries a..
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NASA TV showed footage from inside the descent module of an un-piloted Soyuz spacecraft, where a humanoid robot grasped a Russian flag during its journey to the International Space Station. Rough cut..
Radiation sensors at at least one of the stations in Russia that went offline after a mysterious blast are transmitting again. Four of the stations that scan for so-called radionuclide particles went..
Russian opposition activists staged a string of pickets in central Moscow on Saturday (August 17) to call for free elections and for charges against protesters detained at recent rallies to be dropped...
Reuters reports Russian opposition activists staged a string of pickets in central Moscow on Saturday.
They're calling for free elections and for charges against protesters detained at recent rallies..
In this Russian village, the locals have a special competition that they look forward to all year long. It's not too difficult, but there are a few tricks to mastering it. What is this sport you ask?..
· *In early 2018, Facebook and a political data-analytics firm named Cambridge Analytica were implicated in a massive data breach.*
· *Personal data from over 87 million Facebook users had been.. Business Insider - Published
A Russian court has extended by more than two months the detention of a former U.S. Marine accused of espionage. In a closed hearing in Moscow’s Lefortovo Court Friday, the presiding judge prolonged.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
· A floating nuclear power plant in Russia has begun a 4,000-mile journey across the Arctic Ocean.
· Construction of the plant started more than a decade ago. In three weeks, it's expected to arrive.. Business Insider - Published
CNN announced Friday that Andrew McCabe, a former top FBI official fired last year amid a dispute with the Trump administration, has been hired as a contributor.
McCabe was fired in March 2018, less.. The Wrap - Published
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There are so many streaming options available these days, and so many conflicting recommendations, that it’s hard to see through all the crap you could be.. The Verge - Published
Authorities in the Russian region of Chechnya on Friday inaugurated what they said was the largest mosque in Europe in a pomp-filled ceremony attended by local and foreign officials. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Russian authorities said on Friday that a doctor who treated those injured in a mysterious accident this month had the radioactive isotope Caesium-137 in his body, but said it was probably put there by.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Moscow, Aug 23 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed on Friday to intensify joint efforts to eliminate terrorist threats in Idlib, the last.. Sify - Published
An American accused of spying in Russia will remain in prison for two more months. Paul Whelan was arrested in December after Russian officials accused him of having a thumb drive with state secrets on.. CBS News - Published
Syrian government forces surrounded a Turkish military observation post in the northwest on Friday after overrunning nearby areas, upping the stakes with Ankara in its Russian-backed offensive against.. France 24 - Published
The explosion that killed five Russian scientists during a rocket engine test earlier this month was followed by a second blast two hours later, the likely source of a spike in radiation, Norway's.. CBC.ca - Published
Evgeny Kuznetsov, a player of the Russian national ice hockey team and the National Hockey League (NHL, Washington Capitals) was suspended for four years for violating anti-doping rules. According to.. PRAVDA - Published
The explosion that killed five Russian scientists during a rocket engine test earlier this month was followed by a second blast two hours later, the likely source of a spike in radiation, Norway's.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
His remarks come after a U.S. Defense Department test of a modified Navy Tomahawk cruise missile, and the demise of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty between Washington and Moscow. NPR - Published Also reported by •Newsy •Al Jazeera
MOSCOW (AP) — Over Russian 100 medical workers who helped treat victims of a recent mysterious explosion at a military testing range have undergone checks and one man has been found with a trace of.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Skoda has used its supermini platform to create a practical compact crossover; we test it with the entry-level engine This is the Skoda Kamiq: a compact crossover hatchback whose headlights are upside.. Autocar - Published
· *Deutsche Bank settled a Securities and Exchange Commission lawsuit Thursday, paying more than $16 million over charges of nepotism and preferential hiring of foreign officials' relatives.*
· *The.. Business Insider - Published
A seaborne nuclear plant has started its journey across the Arctic Circle to supply power to a Siberian town. Russian activists warned the barge could become a "Chernobyl on ice." Deutsche Welle - Published
Former FBI director James Comey shot down claims made by former Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne in a series of frenetic interviews Thursday night that he was directed by federal agents to pursue a romantic.. Mediaite - Published
Washington Capitals centre Evgeny Kuznetsov tested positive for cocaine at the world championship and has been banned from the Russian national team for four years. CBC.ca - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday told the Defence Ministry and other government agencies to analyse the threat posed by a new US missile test and to prepare a reciprocal response.The Pentagon.. WorldNews - Published