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    Russia-US ties hard to mend, interests differ sharply
    Jan15

    Russia-US ties hard to mend, interests differ sharply

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin hopes that Donald Trump will move to improve badly strained Russia-U.S. ties once he takes office. Relations between Moscow and Washington are at their lowest point since the Cold War amid the Ukrainian crisis, the war in Syria and other issues…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Federer, Kerber in the spotlight on day one in Melbourne
    Jan15

    Federer, Kerber in the spotlight on day one in Melbourne

    Roger Federer takes the spotlight on his return to grand slam tennis on the opening day of the Australian Open on Monday but those looking for title contenders might be wise to cast their gaze elsewhere. Seeded 17th after six months away from the sport nursing a knee injury, Federer’s first round match against Austrian qualifier Juergen...

    Ukraine’s power station hack is a stark warning to the rest of the world
    Jan15

    Ukraine’s power station hack is a stark warning to the rest of the world

    A power outage in the Ukraine before Christmas was part of a widespread and coordinated series of cyber attacks, researchers revealed this week. Now experts say that the incident should act as a stark warning to countries around the world to protect their critical infrastructure. The attack on the Pivnichna substation on the outskirts of the...

    Why Russia loves the idea of California seceding
    Jan15

    Why Russia loves the idea of California seceding

    On a sunny late September day, a trio of tourists gathered on Moscow’s Red Square. Well-dressed, carrying a Russian flag, the visitors bunched in front of the Kremlin’s walls to snap a selfie. Like so many others before, the man taking the photo, Louis Marinelli, took to his Twitter account, and shared the shot for the...

    Al-Sisi meets Macedonian president, other former presidents and officials
    Jan15

    Al-Sisi meets Macedonian president, other former presidents and officials

    Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi met with the Macedonian president, several former presidents, and officials on Saturday, during their visit to Egypt to participate in “Democratic security in the time of extremism and violence” conference, according to a presidential statement. The meeting included the former presidents of Ukraine,...

    Federer, Kerber in the spotlight on day one in Melbourne
    Jan15

    Federer, Kerber in the spotlight on day one in Melbourne

    Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska hits a shot during a training session ahead of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne, Australia, January 15, 2017. Photo: Reuters MELBOURNE: Roger Federer takes the spotlight on his return to grand slam tennis on the opening day of the Australian Open on Monday but those looking for title contenders...

    Why Russia Loves the Idea of California Seceding
    Jan15

    Why Russia Loves the Idea of California Seceding

    On a sunny late September day, a trio of tourists gathered on Moscow’s Red Square. Well-dressed, carrying a Russian flag, the visitors bunched in front of the Kremlin’s walls to snap a selfie. Like so many others before, the man taking the photo, Louis Marinelli, took to his Twitter account, and shared the shot for the world. But...

    Serena not peaceful to only hurl over in record Grand Slam bid
    Jan15

    Serena not peaceful to only hurl over in record Grand Slam bid

    Photo: AFP MELBOURNE: Serena Williams has vowed to make life formidable for tip seed Angelique Kerber and a horde of dangerous players out to derail her during a Australian Open, warning she is in Melbourne to win. The American gets her query for an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam pretension underway in a formidable first-round strife opposite...

    Cities of the Old
    Jan15

    Cities of the Old

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A tiny Russian-language library in an upstate New York apartment complex is not a typical setting for a yoga class. But this was not your typical yoga. The participants sat on folding chairs, for one thing, and everyone was older than 65 years old. Personal trainer Sarah Lane-Ayers led five women, all immigrants from Russia and...

    Kremlin looks to Reykjavik for Putin-Trump summit
    Jan15

    Kremlin looks to Reykjavik for Putin-Trump summit

    Moscow eager to seize opportunity to repair ties damaged by Ukraine and Syria crises …read more Source: Financial...