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  • A New Amigo? Murphy and McCain To Visit Hartford, Middletown on Monday

    Sens. John McCain of Arizona, Joe Lieberman of Connecticut and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina were known as the Three Amigos. The bipartisan trio shared a close bond and a hawkish outlook as they criss-crossed the globe together.  But Lieberman left...
  • 2 Nemtsov suspects detained in Russia, prompting skepticism

    Russia's security service head said Saturday that two suspects in the killing of leading opposition figure Boris Nemtsov have been detained. Russian news reports later cited an official as saying one of them had served with police troops in Chechnya. The...
  • Rebel pageant: Ukrainian fighters trade in boots for heels

    Trading in their combat boots and fatigues for high heels and ball gowns, female rebel fighters who normally fight Ukrainian soldiers took Saturday off to take part in a beauty pageant. The event was organized by self-proclaimed authorities in the rebel-...
  • For Ukraine Jews, Purim holiday merely a respite

    Jewish perseverance, and more than a bit of chutzpah, lies at the heart of the Purim holiday we celebrate this month. It is one of the reasons we are instructed to mark this raucous holiday with boundless joy and why thousands of Ukrainian Jews, despite...
  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EST

    French, Belgian among 5 killed in attack on restaurant popular with foreigners in Mali capital A masked gunman sprayed bullets in a restaurant popular with foreigners in Mali's capital early Saturday, killing five people including a French person and a...
  • Thousands pay respects at funeral of Putin foe Boris Nemtsov

    Thousands pay respects at funeral of Putin foe Boris Nemtsov
    One by one, thousands of mourners and dignitaries filed past the white-lined coffin of slain Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov on Tuesday, many offering flowers as they paid their last respects to one of the most prominent figures of Russia's beleaguered...
  • Boehner, bipartisan group pressure Obama on Ukraine

    House Speaker John Boehner and a group of top Democrats and Republicans stepped up the pressure on President Barack Obama to provide lethal, defensive weapons to Ukraine in its fight against Russian-backed separatists. In a letter to the president on...
  • Ukraine blockade of rebel territory fosters resentment

    Tears welled up in Vera Pavliy's eyes as she stood outside the bank, looking as if she had just gotten lost. The 76-year-old was stuck behind the battle lines in the east Ukraine town of Kurakhove with no money and no way to get home. The war that...
  • Ukraine declares heavy weapons pullback from front line

    Ukrainian military officials say government forces are withdrawing heavy rocket launchers from the front line with Russian-backed separatists in accordance with last month's cease-fire accord. Military spokesman Col. Andriy Lysenko said the Uragan...
  • Witness in Russian politician's slaying gets death threats

    Authorities in Ukraine say the sole witness in the killing in Moscow of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov has received death threats since returning to her family home in Ukraine. The General Prosecutor's office in Kiev said in a...
  • UN says it has not received any Ukraine peacekeeping request

    The U.N. political chief says Ukraine still hasn't submitted a formal request for a U.N. peacekeeping force to be stationed in eastern regions where government forces are battling Russian-backed separatists. Jeffrey Feltman briefed the U.N. Security...