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  1. 7 Arrested in Alleged ISIS-Related Terror PlotRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Russian security services have arrested seven people accused of plotting terror attacks on behalf of the Islamic State in major Russian cities, the country's FSB intelligence agency said today. The arrests were made in the city of Ekaterinburg, located in the Urals region on the edge of Siberia, the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation said in a written statement.

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  2. Russia And Commodities: A Tale Of 2 BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Russia commands an interesting position in the world these days. On one hand, Vladimir Putin's star has risen on the international scene.

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  3. Chechen forces in Syria helping Russia pick bo...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Chechnya's leader Ramzan Kadyrov at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, December 10, 2015. REUTERS By Andrew Osborn MOSCOW: Chechen forces loyal to the Kremlin are on the ground in Syria gathering military intelligence deep inside Islamic State-controlled territory which the Russian air force is using to identify bombing targets, Russian state TV has said.

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  4. Number of Syrian refugees fleeing Aleppo doublesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Echo

    Syrians fleeing the northern embattled city of Aleppo wait on February 5, 2016 in Bab-Al Salama, next to the city of Azaz, northern Syria . Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Saturday his country would keep its " open border policy " for Syrian refugees , saying as many as 55,000 people fleeing a new regime offensive were heading toward the frontier.

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  5. Golden Bee Global Biennale Of Graphic Design 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Graphic Competitions

    Organised by the Golden Bee Fund and endorsed by Alliance Graphigue Internationale , International Biennales Coordinating Committee and International Council of Design , the Golden Bee Global Biennale of Graphic Design has opened its call for entries for posters and projects created in 2014-2016 . There are eight categories: a Posters a Digital Design a Handmade Design a Pioneers Of Russian Design a Chernobyl, Fukushima a Crime And Punishment a Inferno, Purgatory, Paradise a Mercy There is also the additional category ' All Gold Of The World 2014-2016.

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  6. Moscow exhibition free for women wearing high heelsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This still frame made Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 shows an episode from a music video clip by Russian rock band called Leningrad. The music video with over 33 million views online tells the story of a young woman going on a date with a man called Sergei to an art show of works by Vincent van Gogh, and has inspired Moscow art organizers to offer free admission to women who will turn up wearing high heels and 50 percent discount to men named Sergei, visiting their Moscow multimedia van Gogh art exhibition.

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  7. CU tennis: Bokhua wins but Buffs drop 4-1 decision to undefeated KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Buffzone

    Tina Bokhua continued her strong play for the Colorado tennis team Sunday but the Buffs suffered their second setback of the weekend, falling 4-1 to undefeated Kansas in Lawrence, Kan., on Sunday. Bokhua, a native of Moscow, Russia, won her sixth consecutive singles match as she upset 45th-ranked Anastasiya Rychagova, also a native of Moscow, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, at No.

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  8. Middle East, 7:57 PMAbbas 'firmly' backs Russian airstrikes for AssadRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas held a meeting last Thursday with visiting Russian Federation Council Chairperson Valentina Matviyenko, in which he made a rare move and took sides in Syria's civil war by openly supporting Bashar al-Assad's regime. Russia is currently propping up Assad with an airstrike campaign, and likewise Iran is militarily deployed to keep the Syrian president in power.

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  9. Perspective: What Russia shouldn't get from usRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Barack Obama grip and grimace at the aptly named U.N. climate change conference. T his month will mark the two-year anniversary of the seizure of the southern Ukrainian region of Crimea by the Russian Federation, a profound act that marked the first time since the aftermath of World War II that a European state annexed territory from another European state.

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  10. Putin turns again to compulsive risk-takingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Times of Oman

    Bait Al Zubair hosts the first overseas exhibition of Loud Art, a platform launched by two women from Saudi Arabia that helps artists to showcase and sell their works Russian President Vladimir Putin smiles during a meeting with representatives of a business community at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, on February 3, 2016. Photo - Reuters Russian President Vladimir Putin smiles during a meeting with representatives of a business community at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, on February 3, 2016.

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  11. 'Miracle on Ice' Olympic Icon Jim Craig Teams Up With RIA Novosti on Sochi CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    MOSCOW, RUSSIA, October 08, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Olympic hockey legend Jim Craig , star goalie for the 1980 "Miracle on Ice" gold medal-winning US hockey team whose longshot defeat of the Soviet "Big Red Machine" remains one of the most spectacular upsets in Olympic history, is teaming up with RIA Novosti to help deliver comprehensive and insightful coverage of the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. In 1999, Sports Illustrated named the "Miracle on Ice" the top sports moment of the 20th century.

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  12. Why meeting between pope and Russian church leader is a big dealRead the original story

    Saturday | Christian Science Monitor

    Popes John Paul II and Benedict and their Russian Orthodox have failed in past attempts to organize meetings. Will Pope Francis succeed? Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, right, serves the Christmas Mass in the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow, Russia, on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016 and Pope Francis prays during an audience at the Vatican on Saturday.

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  13. Friday, January 29Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Lincoln Daily News

    O n Thursday night, at the Logan County Alliance Annual Dinner, some of the more poignant moments of the evening came as Alliance President and CEO Andi Hake offered up her farewell speech to guests.

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  14. Kremlin strikes back: Russian dissident artist ordered to psychiatric clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Los Angeles Times

    In this Nov. 10, 2015, file photo, Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky sits in a court room before a hearing on his case in Moscow, Russia. In this Nov. 10, 2015, file photo, Russian performance artist Pyotr Pavlensky sits in a court room before a hearing on his case in Moscow, Russia.

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  15. Russian finance ministry says oil taxes favor business, not state: TASSRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Star

    Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov speaks during United Russia party congress in Moscow, Russia, February 5, 2016. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual whose content is submitted.

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  16. Enzo Maccarinelli makes a brutal mockery of Roy Jones Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Becoming a Russian citizen won't make Roy Jones Jr the Kremlin's most feared fighter ... 'Cause Dolph Lundgren says his "Rocky IV" character Ivan Drago would kick RJJ's ass. Welshman Enzo Maccarinelli scored a brutal fourth round knockout over faded legend Roy Jones Jr .

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  17. Years of cheating by Russian track and field athletes detailed in reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Russian athletes Mariya Savinova and Ekaterina Poistogova celebrate with Coach Vladimir Kazarin after the women's 800m final at the 2012 Olympic Games. Both athletes are among five Russian runners targeted for a lifetime ban.

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  18. Syrian refugees fleeing fighting gather on Turkish borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Echo

    Thousands of Syrians were stuck on the Turkish border Friday after fleeing a major regime offensive backed by Russian Federation near Aleppo where a new humanitarian disaster appeared to be unfolding. Retaking full control of Aleppo , Syria's biggest city before the five-year war, would change the narrative, say diplomats and analysts, bringing Putin a step closer to his preferred end-game which envisages a Russia-friendly Syrian government that allows Moscow to keep its naval and air base there.

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  19. We know how Alexander Litvinenko died, but how did he live?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Independent

    Mary Dejevsky looks back on the life of the former KGB and FSB officer who dared to stand up to Vladimir Putin - and paid the ultimate price The 1998 press conference at which rebel FSB officers demanded a clean-up of state corruption. Unlike others on the platform, Litvinenko refused to hide his face It was the evening of 19 October 2006, in London.

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  20. Top cybercrime ring disrupted as authorities raid Moscow offices: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Russian authorities in November raided offices associated with a Moscow film distribution and production company as part of a crackdown on one of the world's most notorious financial hacking operations, according to three sources with knowledge of the matter. A general view shows the building 'Gorod Stolits' , which houses an office of 25 Floor Film Company, at the Moscow International Business Center also known as "Moskva-City", in Moscow, Russia, February 3, 2016.

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