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3 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times
A Russian state-owned company that distributes printed publications has asked the federal media watchdog to investigate Marvel comic books.
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7 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Prosecutors say between 2010 and 2013, Ustinov worked with a Virginia-based supplier to purchase and export night vision equipment from the United States to Russia without obtaining any export licenses from the U.S. Department of State.
8 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
Employees stand near a pipe made for the South Stream pipeline at the OMK metal works in Vyksa in the Nizhny Novgorod region of Russia.
12 hrs ago | Avia.Ru
A draft law stipulating that the personal data of Russian citizens must be stored and processed in Russia will ban the citizens from access to a number of global internet services, including the ones designed for online hotel and ticket booking, ITAR-TASS reports with reference to Russian Association for Electronic Communications .
16 hrs ago | Canada.com
Six CF-18 Hornets from 425 Tactical Fighter Squadron take off from Bagotville, Que., on April 29, 2014 to fly to Romania as part of Canada's contribution to NATO?'s reassurance measures in order to promote security and stability in Eastern and Central Europe.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, center, and Minister of Defense Valery Heletey, 2nd right, inspect weapons captured from rebels in Devhenke village, Kharkiv region, eastern Ukraine, Tuesday, July 8, 2014.
National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden poses with German Green party parliamentarian Hans-Christian Stroebele in Moscow on October 31. Stroebele returned from the meeting with a letter from Snowden to German authorities, which was distributed to the media.
Russian cities that want to develop their public transit systems will soon have a stellar option to buy.
Russian center-left politician Sergey Mironov has called for the party's MPs in the State Duma to be extremely cautious when dealing with US officials and politicians, or even refrain from any contact.
The arrested mayor of Makhachkala Said Amirov, accused of ordering the murder of an investigator, in Moscow' Basmanny Court during hearings on his dismissal from the post.
There was no live TV coverage, but local wire agencies suggest the vehicle left the pad at about 12:00 GMT.
Around 100,000 people die from drug overdoses in Russia every year, worrying statistics from the country's Federal Drug Control Service have revealed.
Pulkovo Airport serviced 215,000 passengers traveling between Moscow and St. Petersburg in the first four months of 2014.
Dairy producer Milkiland said Rospotrebnadzor, , has suspended imports to Russia of milk and dairy from seven subsidiaries of Milkiland-Ukraine.
As a Ukrainian government offensive sends separatists retreating from their strongholds in the country's restive east, there are signs that Moscow is seeking to distance itself from the pro-Russian rebels.
Ukraine's deputy prime minister told international donors on Tuesday that a $17 billion International Monetary Fund bailout was "not enough" because of "unprecedented Russian-inspired aggression".
Russia will allow gambling in Sochi in a bid to make continued use of the facilities that were built in the Black Sea resort for the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 07:17 pm
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