Canada, US, earn wins at hockey worlds

...on Monday, and the United States bested defending champion Russia 4-2.It was the third win in three games for both North American...leads Group B in Ostrava with nine points, three more than Russia, and plays Belarus next on Thursday.In a matchup of two unbeaten...
Sports on TV for May 4

HOCKEY6 a.m., NBCSN - IIHF, World Championship, preliminary round, United States vs. Russia, at Ostrava, Czech RepublicMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL4 p.m., ESPN - Chicago Cubs at St. LouisNBA BASKETBALL3 p.m., TNT...
Despite tensions, US, Russia vow cooperation in the Arctic

...IQALUIT, Canada - The United States, Russia and other Arctic countries looked past...speak openly about the tensions between Russia and the West," Michael Stickman said...Ukraine, the top American diplomat pressed Russia to remove its forces from the east of...
Ex-US commander: Take nuke missiles off high alert

...deteriorating U.S.-Russian relations after Russia's intervention in eastern Ukraine.The U.S. and Russia also are at odds over a U.S. accusation...alert levels should be preceded by both Russia and the U.S. eliminating a strategy...
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Empire Editorial: Don't be fooled by claims of a 'threat' from Russia

...few true headlines. Some of those might even be about Russia.Russia's been in the news a lot. There's eastern Ukraine...Chiefs of Staff, about Russian actions in the Arctic. Russia was forming six new brigades of soldiers, four of them...
Lawyer pleads for bomber's life

...downhill in college, when his parents divorced and returned to Russia, and he was left with Tamerlan as the de facto head of the...taken place if Tamerlan hadn't led the way.Tamerlan went to Russia for six months in 2012 hoping to join jihadi fighters and returned...
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Alaska Science Forum: Discoveries at Serpentine Hot Springs

...fluted points in northern Alaska and the Yukon before, but those were on the ground surface or near it. Points found in western Russia just across the Bering Strait are not fluted.Serpentine "was the first time in Alaska someone found fluted points in a buried...
Death toll tops 4,000 in Nepal

...members of a Los Angeles urban search-and-rescue team was due to arrive Tuesday, he said.Medical and rescue teams from Russia, Japan, France, Switzerland and Singapore were expected in Kathmandu over the coming days, the Nepal army said."We are...
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1000-year-old artifact shows prehistoric Alaska, Asia trade

...of Colorado researchers have spent the last year tracing a flake of obsidian found at the site to the Chukotka peninsula in Russia.National Park Service archaeologist Jeff Rasic said the thumbnail-sized piece of rock is likely the remnant of a tool that...

...unity and coordination with nations like Russia is critical to the success of the negotiations...talks, despite sharp differences between Russia and the West over Ukraine.Putin's...could be shipped to Iran at any moment.Russia signed the $800 million contract to sell...
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