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Firm Wants to Recover Titanic’s Iconic Telegraph Machine

Firm Wants to Recover Titanic’s Iconic Telegraph Machine

The salvage firm that has plucked silverware, china and gold coins from the wreckage of the Titanic now wants to...

Kremlin Scrambles to Avoid Open Conflict With Turkey

Kremlin Scrambles to Avoid Open Conflict With Turkey

The Kremlin was scrambling Friday to reach a stopgap agreement with Ankara to halt fighting in northwest Syria amid growing...

Vietnam Advancing Ties With Russia to Hedge Against China, US

Vietnam Advancing Ties With Russia to Hedge Against China, US

Scholars in Asia say Vietnam’s move this month to bolster defense ties with Russia will advance the Southeast Asian country’s...

1 Trillion Euros: EU Leaders Get Into Big Fight Over Budget

1 Trillion Euros: EU Leaders Get Into Big Fight Over Budget

European leaders argued into the early hours of Friday about how to spend and share some 1 trillion euros ($1.1...

New Mexico Sues Google over Collection of Children’s Data

New Mexico Sues Google over Collection of Children’s Data

New Mexico’s attorney general sued Google Thursday over allegations the tech company is illegally collecting personal data generated by children...

Turkish Soldiers’ Deaths Ramp Up Tensions With Moscow 

Turkish Soldiers’ Deaths Ramp Up Tensions With Moscow 

Tensions between Turkey and Russia escalated Thursday with the killing of the two Turkish soldiers in a Syrian airstrike. Moscow, which backs...

Ex-Russian Police Officer Tells Court He Was Ordered to Plant Drugs on Reporter

Ex-Russian Police Officer Tells Court He Was Ordered to Plant Drugs on Reporter

A former Russian police officer told a court his superior ordered him to plant drugs on investigative journalist Ivan Golunov,...

Georgia, Backed by US and Britain, Blames Russia for ‘Paralyzing’ Cyberattack

Georgia, Backed by US and Britain, Blames Russia for ‘Paralyzing’ Cyberattack

Britain and the United States joined Georgia on Thursday in blaming Russia for a large-scale cyber attack last year that...

Vatican Sees Intense Interest in Opening of Pius XII Archive

Vatican Sees Intense Interest in Opening of Pius XII Archive

More than 150 historians and researchers have signed up to access the soon-to-open Vatican archives of Pope Pius XII, evidence...

OSCE Calls for Russia to Reopen Probe Into Nemtsov Murder

OSCE Calls for Russia to Reopen Probe Into Nemtsov Murder

The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has called on Russian authorities to reopen a criminal investigation into...

Google Updates Terms in Plain Language After EU Scrutiny

Google Updates Terms in Plain Language After EU Scrutiny

Google is attempting to make sure people know exactly what they’re signing up for when they use its online services...

Weather and Protests Hamper Ukraine Quarantine Efforts

Weather and Protests Hamper Ukraine Quarantine Efforts

Ukraine’s effort to evacuate more than 70 people from China over the outbreak of a new virus faced setbacks Thursday...