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How do candidates for the 6th District believe policy toward Russia, China needs to change?

How do candidates for the 6th District believe policy toward Russia, China needs to change?

1 hour ago   |   WCVB

Candidates for Massachusetts' 6th Congressional District - Rep. Seth Moulton and John Paul Moran - answer a question about whether they believe U.S. policy toward China and...
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Top Russian admiral slams Zelensky's plans to build two Ukrainian Black Sea Naval bases as 'no threat': 'even NATO won't use them'

Top Russian admiral slams Zelensky's plans to build two Ukrainian Black Sea Naval bases as 'no threat': 'even NATO won't use them'

1 hour ago   |   RT

The former commander of Russia's Black Sea Fleet has accused Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky of “politicking" and showboating after Kiev announced it will build two...
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Russia not planning lockdowns, Putin says, despite record high COVID deaths

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

MOSCOW - Russia is not planning to impose any blanket restrictions to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday, even as the country reported a...
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Bronze Age herders were less mobile than previously thought

2 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Bronze Age pastoralists in what is now southern Russia apparently covered shorter distances than previously thought. It is believed that the Indo-European languages may have...
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'I've been waiting for this role all my life!' Synchronized swimming queen Chigireva shows off mermaid skills

'I've been waiting for this role all my life!' Synchronized swimming queen Chigireva shows off mermaid skills

3 hours ago   |   RT

Russian synchronized swimming star Vlada Chigireva has said she is ready to play the role of mermaid Ariel from Disney's famous animated film, showing off her incredible...
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US effort to destroy multibillion Nord Stream 2 project is ‘act short of war against Russia' - George Galloway to Boom Bust

US effort to destroy multibillion Nord Stream 2 project is ‘act short of war against Russia' - George Galloway to Boom Bust

3 hours ago   |   RT

Widening restrictions on the participants of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline constitute the “egregious use of the sanctions weapon” targeting both Russia and the US' loyal ally...
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Navy SEALs are 'rusty' from scandals and post-9/11 wars as US prepares for more powerful foes, insiders warn

Navy SEALs are 'rusty' from scandals and post-9/11 wars as US prepares for more powerful foes, insiders warn

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq draw down, the US military is pivoting toward a new era of g reat p ower c ompetition in which China and Russia are...
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Asbestos, a Canadian Mining Town, Votes to Detoxify Its Name

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

The Quebec town is home to one of the world's largest former asbestos mines. Residents voted to rename the town Val-des-Sources, or Valley of the Springs.
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Russia not planning lockdowns despite record high COVID-19 deaths - Kremlin

6 hours ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Russia is not planning to impose any further lockdowns to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kremlin said on Wednesday, after infections hit a record daily high of 317.
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Are There Reasons for Indicting Russians Now, or Ulterior Motives?

6 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Why, in the days before an election fraught with political squabbling over Russia and computer hacking, would the Justice Department weigh in on Monday with indictments of six...
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Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film

Pope endorses same-sex civil unions in new documentary film

Pope Francis endorsed gay civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed for a feature-length documentary that made its premiere at the Rome Film Festival on... Read more ...

AP: OxyContin maker to plead guilty to 3 criminal charges, agrees to $8...

AP: OxyContin maker to plead guilty to 3 criminal charges, agrees to $8 billion settlement

Purdue Pharma will plead guilty to three counts, including conspiracy to defraud the United States and violating federal anti-kickback laws, the AP reports. Read more ...

Louisville officer involved in Breonna Taylor case says shooting had...

Louisville officer involved in Breonna Taylor case says shooting had 'nothing to do with race'

Sgt. Jonathan Mattingly, a Louisville police officer who was one of the officers involved in the March raid where Breonna Taylor was killed, says the shooting had "nothing to... Read more ...

Altered photo shows Ice Cube, 50 Cent in 'Trump 2020' hats

Altered photo shows Ice Cube, 50 Cent in 'Trump 2020' hats

The manipulated image was shared thousands of times on Twitter and Facebook since it began gaining attention on Monday. Read more ...

Iowa reports 31 additional deaths, record COVID-19 hospitalizations

Iowa reports 31 additional deaths, record COVID-19 hospitalizations

Iowa reported 31 additional COVID-19 deaths and another 1,276 new positive cases Wednesday. Read more ...

Pope Francis backs same-sex civil unions in major shift on Catholic Church's...

Pope Francis backs same-sex civil unions in major shift on Catholic Church's stance

The Pope has called for same-sex couples to be protected by civil union laws, in a remarkable departure from both the Vatican's historic stance on homosexuality and his... Read more ...

Watch Now: Pope Francis endorses civil union for gay couples

Watch Now: Pope Francis endorses civil union for gay couples

In a new documentary film, Pope Francis voices his support for same-sex couples to be protected under civil union laws. Read more ...

World Series DraftKings Picks: MLB DFS lineup advice for Game 2 Dodgers-Rays...

World Series DraftKings Picks: MLB DFS lineup advice for Game 2 Dodgers-Rays Showdown tournaments

The Dodgers and Rays get Game 2 of the World Series underway Wednesday night. We have DraftKings Showdown lineup picks and advice for the final MLB DFS opportunities of the... Read more ...

AP: OxyContin maker to plead guilty to 3 criminal charges, agrees to $8...

AP: OxyContin maker to plead guilty to 3 criminal charges, agrees to $8 billion settlement

Purdue Pharma will plead guilty to three counts, including conspiracy to defraud the United States and violating federal anti-kickback laws, the AP reports. Read more ...

Report: Tax records show President Trump tried to land projects in China...

Report: Tax records show President Trump tried to land projects in China, NYT reports

President Trump spent a decade pursuing projects in China and forging a partnership with a major government-controlled company, according to a report by The New York Times. Read more ...