| Apr 2, 2012
"On all these issues, but particularly missile defense, this can be solved, but it's important for him (Putin) to give me space. … This is my last election. After my election, I have more flexibility."
Barack Obama to Dmitry Medvedev, open mic,...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:08 AM
"Portlandia,""Homeland,""Game of Thrones,""Parks and Recreation,""Treme"and "The Colbert Report"are among the TV winners of the 71st annual Peabody Awards announced Wednesday.
The Peabody board picked 38 winners, including several PBS specials and the...
| Nov 4, 2012
Last month, a New York Times story noted "an extraordinary event" in the former Soviet republic of Georgia. President Mikhail Saakashvili, whose human rights record is not exactly the gold standard, "conceded defeat in parliamentary elections," saying...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:59 PM
CHAKVI, Ga. — When it comes to hospitality, Georgians (think Black Sea, not pecan pie) are stern taskmasters. Their feasts, called supras, are dictated by protocol. The official toastmaster (tamada) grants permission to toast and signals the kitchen...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 5:07 AM
Nostalgia rules as ‘The Artist,’ ‘Hugo’ dominate safe, predictable Academy Awards
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nostalgia ruled at the Oscars, with the classic film homages “The Artist” and “Hugo” dominating...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 10:30 AM
On a day of reckoning for his presidential campaign, Newt Gingrich was sharply challenged by a conservative Nashville radio host over his 2008 appearance on a love seat with Nancy Pelosi in a TV ad advocating U.S. action on climate change.
| Dec 9, 2010
| 4:32 PM
A recent Stetson grad has snagged a prestigious Fulbright grant to teachÂ abroad this year. Hannah Chapman of Umatilla is team-teaching English language and American culture at two schools in Gori, the Republic of Georgia, as well as directing clubs and.....
| Dec 22, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Ever tried to tweet in Russian? Twitter HQ gets a tour from Russian premier Dmitry Medvedev....
| May 14, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Photographer Frédéric Chaubin likes to believe he uncovered a fourth age of Russian architecture. In his book "CCCP: Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed" (Taschen, $59.99), Chaubin captured 90 unconventional, rarely seen buildings constructed in...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Renny Harlin takes a big step forward in his comeback story with the new drama "5 Days of War."...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Van Nuys-based U-Frame-It has built a successful business by supplying picture frames to the film and TV industry....