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This past week we found ourselves attacked by an object from outer space. Central Russia was the victim of an unprovoked assault by an unknown assailant with a 10-ton meteor. We ask that this aggression be met with an equal response to demonstrate we , the people of earth, led by, we, the Un…
MOSCOW — Nearly 1,000 people have sought help for injuries caused by a meteor that exploded in the sky, blasting out countless windows, a Russian health official says.
The Russian girl band Pussy Riot was sentenced to two years in prison for singing a protest song against Vladimir Putin. Every musical performer in the world should boycott Russia. Except for Barry Manilow. If a Manilow Concert Tour fails to bring Putin to his knees offer to trade Madonna.Th…
A protester is arrested in New York City during a demonstration at the Russian Consulate supporting Pussy Riot. Three band members were sentenced to prison in Moscow Friday.
MOSCOW - Three punk rock-style activists who briefly took over a cathedral in a raucous prayer for deliverance from Vladimir Putin were sentenced to two years in prison for hooliganism on Friday, a decision that drew protests around the world as it highlighted the Russian president's intensi…
MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed the protocol for the country to join the World Trade Organization, capping an accession process that took 18 years.
WASHINGTON - Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl on Sunday rejected the Obama
administration's assertion that ratification of a new arms-control
treaty with Russia is so pressing that it must be dealt with by the
MOSCOW — President Dmitry Medvedev told Russians Friday that
there can be no justification for the Soviet government's crimes
against its own people, lamenting millions of deaths and "maimed
KAPOLEI, Hawaii (AP) — Top defense officials from 24 nations in
the Asia-Pacific region discussed how to combat piracy and deliver
disaster assistance at a meeting in Hawaii.
VIENNA — Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad pledged Thursday
to work with the West to resolve a standoff over its nuclear
program even as his country reportedly balked at a U.S.-backed deal
to limit its uranium enrichment and curb its ability to make a
After he went 35-0 to win the 2006 NCAA wrestling championship,
Nate Gallick earned a sociology degree at Iowa State and got on
UNITED NATIONS — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon encouraged Iran
on Wednesday to accept a U.N.-drafted plan to ship much of its
uranium abroad for enrichment, saying it would be "an important
Wells Fargo says it has doubled the number of its locations in
Arizona that can buy and sell most types of foreign currency
directly to customers.