Despite tensions, US, Russia vow cooperation in the Arctic

...Canada's environment minister, Leona Aglukkaq, met with her Russian counterpart, Sergei Donskoi, and voiced displeasure with Moscow's ongoing military activity in neighboring Ukraine. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov didn't attend the meeting...

MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin on Monday sanctioned...Secretary of State John Kerry objected to Moscow's decision in a phone call to Russian...of the negotiations. Washington has said Moscow played a constructive role in the Iranian...
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JSO review: Jaw-dropping concert

...overcomes hardship. Tchaikovsky composed his fourth symphony in 1877, the same year he married, tried to end his life in the Moscow River, and left his wife forever.In the first movement, there are several moods within triple time. It's a triumphant...
Report: Scale of racism in World Cup host a threat

...Associated Press.Researchers from the Moscow-based SOVA Center and the Fare network...players, according to longtime Spartak Moscow fan Dmitry Dedkov."A good player on...highlights offensive conduct by fans of Moscow clubs CSKA, Dinamo, Lokomotiv and Spartak...
Local teen invited to train at Bolshoi Academy in Moscow - the Bolshoi Ballet Academy in Moscow - beginning in October. Maire, 16...students she met during her first trip to Moscow became "like a family" to her, she...Bolshoi's intensives in New York and in Moscow.In addition to being extremely prestigious...
Usain Bolt runs to the rescue at worlds in Moscow

MOSCOW - Heading into the world championships...medals. Of the sprinters who will be in Moscow for next week's championships, he has...relinquished his U.S. sprint spots for Moscow after failing an out-of-competition...
My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...and Russia planting a deep-sea flag - as a strategic signal to the world of the importance of Arctic to the leadership in Moscow. Concurrently in the same time frame, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated that circa 25 percent of the world's recoverable...
Russian buildup seen as fighting rages in Ukraine

MOSCOW - Russia is resuming its military buildup...unleashed a major offensive against pro-Moscow insurgents.Russian President Vladimir...that they have enough conscience left in Moscow to take some measures," he said.There...
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US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

WASHINGTON - Stepping up pressure on Moscow, the U.S. on Sunday released satellite...border into Ukraine was "imminent."Moscow has angrily denied allegations of Russia's...There was no immediate comment from Moscow.The U.S. images claim to show multiple...
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Empire Editorial: Keep the Internet neutral and equal for all

...Soviet Union, they called them ZiL lanes.In the middle of Moscow's well-traveled streets was a single lane bordered by thick...1991 and the ZiL limousines went away, but if you drive in Moscow today, you'll still see the ZiL lanes, now filled with the...


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