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  • 'Russian Ark' Showing at Trinity College

    'Russian Ark' Showing at Trinity College
    There are few films in which time barrels forward as relentlessly as in Aleksandr Sokurov's Russian Ark, and yet there are also few where it swirls so mysteriously. The forward motion comes from Sokurov's famous record-breaking filming method —...
  • Draft accords of sanctions relief at Iran nuke talks in hand

    World powers and Iran have drawn up a draft document on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for the Islamic republic in exchange for curbs on Iran's nuclear program, advancing on one of the most contentious issues at their negotiations, diplomats told...
  • Blatter: French, German presidents tried influence WCup vote

    FIFA president Sepp Blatter said in a Sunday newspaper interview that French and German presidents applied political pressure before the 2018 and 2022 World Cups were awarded to Russia and Qatar, respectively. Blatter told Welt am Sonntag that "there...
  • As Greece stands on the brink, the consequences are more than economic

    As Greece stands on the brink, the consequences are more than economic
    Tucked in a tough corner of Europe, Athens has been battling foreign invasions at least as long as records can tell the tale. So as this deeply divided nation prepares for a Sunday vote about whether to swallow more painful austerity from Europe, the...
  • Boca Raton woman starts foundation to restore Torahs plundered by Nazis

    Boca Raton woman starts foundation to restore Torahs plundered by Nazis
    A Hungarian rabbi described a colossal post-Holocaust find to a Boca Raton couple visiting Budapest: 113 Torahs, taken from the Hungarian Jewish community during World War II and plunked in a basement in a Russian city. Sibyl Silver and her husband,...
  • Russia's Putin sends July 4 greetings to Obama

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated President Barack Obama on Independence Day and expressed confidence that Russia and the United States can work together to find solutions to international problems. The Kremlin said Putin noted in the...
  • Report: Serbs ask Russia to veto UN resolution on Srebrenica

    Serbia on Saturday asked Russia to veto a British U.N. Security Council resolution that would call the massacre of some 8,000 Muslim men and boys during the Bosnian war in Srebrenica genocide. Serbian state TV said the country's pro-Russian President...
  • Russia mulls new selective sanctions against Western nations

    Russia will consider new selective retaliatory measures against some specific Western countries, the nation's security chief said Friday, pointing at Finland as a possible target. The tough statement appears to herald a new round in spiraling Russia-West...
  • 10 things you might not know about patriots

    10 things you might not know about patriots
    These are tough times for patriotism. In March, a Georgia man who described himself as a "patriot" was charged with planting a bomb in the hope that Muslims would be blamed. And what NFL team has the worst reputation for cheating? The Patriots. As we mark...
  • Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station

    Russian supply ship launched to International Space Station
    A Russian booster rocket on Friday successfully launched an unmanned cargo ship to the International Space Station, whose crew is anxiously awaiting it after the successive failures of two previous supply missions. A Soyuz-U rocket blasted off...
  • Russian MiG fighter crashes in southern Russia, pilot lives

    The Russian Defense Ministry says a Russian air force fighter jet has crashed in the south but its pilot ejected safely. The MiG-29 fighter jet went down Friday near the village of Kushchevskaya in the Krasnodar region, 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) south...