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  • China-Russia navies to hold first Mediterranean joint drills

    The navies of China and Russia plan to hold joint drills in the Mediterranean Sea for the first time in mid-May, China's Defense Ministry announced Thursday, in the latest expansion of the growing informal partnership between the two militaries. The...
  • Russian National Ballet to present 'Swan Lake'

    Russian National Ballet to present 'Swan Lake'
    Dancers from the Russian National Ballet Theatre are bringing the time-honored classic ballet "Swan Lake" to North Central College. The full-length performance begins at 8 p.m. May 2 in the college's Pfeiffer Hall. The Russian National Ballet...
  • Former US commander: Take nuclear missiles off high alert

    Taking U.S. and Russian missiles off high alert could keep a possible cyberattack from starting a nuclear war, a former commander of U.S. nuclear forces says, but neither country appears willing to increase the lead-time to prepare the weapons for launch....
  • Boston jurors hear details of dead bomber's trip to Russia in search of jihad

    Defense lawyers seeking to persuade a jury to spare Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s life continued Wednesday to blame his dead older brother for the Boston Marathon bombings, insisting he was a Muslim extremist bent on violence long before the April 2013...
  • Nicaragua lawmakers OK Russian satellite ground station

    Nicaragua's parliament on Wednesday authorized the establishment of a Russian satellite ground station in the Central American nation. Officials say the base will permit the operation of a system similar to GPS for peaceful uses, such as mitigating...
  • Latest on Boston trial: Teacher says young Tsarnaev was good

    3:35 p.m. The third-grade teacher of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) says he was hardworking, cared about his studies and "always wanted to do the right thing." Catheryn Charner-Laird testified Wednesday on the third...
  • Polish authorities say Russian reporter a danger to Poland

    Polish authorities accused a Russian journalist working for a pro-Kremlin news agency of posing a threat to Poland's security, saying Wednesday that he should lose his right to reside in Poland and the European Union. The case comes amid tensions between...
  • Rachel Marsden: The Republic of Clintonstan's problematic matchmaking

    PARIS -- Hillary Clinton isn't just a Democratic candidate for president of the United States; she's co-president of the breakaway Republic of Clintonstan. As Clinton said herself in the early '90s when her husband was running for president: "If you vote...
  • In New Hampshire, Fiorina outlines foreign policy specifics

    Possible presidential candidate Carly Fiorina on Tuesday looked to dispel assumptions about her lack of foreign policy experience by laying out actions the United States should take to deal with Russian aggression, Iranian nuclear negotiations and the...
  • Ukraine says rebels firing rocket launchers again

    Separatist rebels in the east of Ukraine have resumed the use of rocket launchers that should have been withdrawn under a February peace deal, Ukrainian military officials said Tuesday. The army said in a statement that rebels fired Grad rockets Monday...
  • Russia cancels registration of opposition leader's party

    Russian officials have cancelled the registration of the political party led by Alexei Navalny, the anti-corruption activist who is one of President Vladimir Putin's most adamant critics. The Justice Ministry said Tuesday that the Progress Party had...