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A drone hybridized with an amphibious hovercraft has been presented at the Innoprom-2014 technology exhibition in Russia's Yekaterinburg.
President Barack Obama has named career diplomat John F. Tefft as the new American ambassador to Russia at a time when relations between the cold war rivals have bottomed over several issues, including Russia's annexation of the Crimean peninsula.
Until 1958, Oakland had a system of streetcars that shuttled passengers from across the city to its Western edge, where they could catch ferries or commuter rail to San Francisco.
A wise philosopher once said, "Here's to alcohol: the cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems."
San Francisco bar Trick Dog has revealed its latest drink menu: The " Trick Dog San Francisco Tourist Map ."
I've yet to pack a thing for the weekend excursion I'm leaving on, so let's get down to business.
Nationally known tile expert Riley Doty is the tour leader for the July 20 walking tour, "Tiles and Terra Cotta in Uptown Oakland," sponsored by the Oakland Heritage Alliance.
A flower show, given under the auspices of the Panathenaea Club, was held in Guild Hall July 2nd.
"Top Chef" news: Look for new Bay Area restaurants from two of the show's alums, Casey Thompson and Jen Biesty.
Who doesn't like window-shopping for high fashion, even if it's in a museum? It's almost a year away, but mark your calendars: The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco will bring a new exhibition of historic clothing, "High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection" to the Legion of Honor from March 14-July 19, 2015.
St. Petersburg, Russia's cultural capital, fell 12 places to 35th on Mercer's annual list of the world's most expensive cities for expats.
Tank and train maker Uralvagonzavod, or UVZ, has unveiled its next-generation Russia One tram, which may provide a flash Gotham chic to those Russian cities like St. Petersburg that have not yet torn up their tram rails.
While the ruble devaluation has devastated car sales and much else over recent months, it has simultaneously served one of the state's long-term aims: to localize car production in Russia.
RUSSIAN MEDIA IN ARMENIA Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 9 2014 9 July 2014 - 6:47pm David Stepanyan, Yerevan.
Amid deteriorating relations with the West, Russian President Vladimir Putin is looking to diversify a Russian economy that is tightly linked to European markets.
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