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‘You Can't Trust Anyone': Russia's Hidden Covid Toll Is an Open Secret

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The country's official coronavirus death toll is 102,649. But at least 300,000 more people died last year during the pandemic than were reported in Russia's most widely cited...
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What Happens Next in the Rising Violence Between Ukraine and Russia

1 day ago   |   Time

After a lull in fighting since last July, the last few weeks have seen an outbreak of violence along the ceasefire line separating the breakaway regions of eastern Ukraine with...
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Russian Troop Movements and Talk of Intervention Cause Jitters in Ukraine

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Russia has amassed more troops on the Ukrainian border than at any time since 2014. Western governments are asking: Why now?
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Russian official admits staging bogus yeti sightings to attract tourists to Siberia

Russian official admits staging bogus yeti sightings to attract tourists to Siberia

2 days ago   |   New York Post

It was an abominable Russian snow job. Aman Tuleyev - one of President Vladimir Putin's longest-serving regional leaders - has copped to arranging bogus sightings of the yeti...
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Tributes pour in from around the world for Prince Philip, ‘an extraordinary public servant'

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News

Vladimir Putin, George W. Bush and Jacinda Ardern are among world leaders who have sent their condolences to the Royal Family.
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Full-scale Ukrainian war would threaten Russian security Kremlin warns, pledging action to prevent ‘humanitarian catastrophe'

Full-scale Ukrainian war would threaten Russian security Kremlin warns, pledging action to prevent ‘humanitarian catastrophe'

2 days ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

A return to fierce fighting in Eastern Ukraine would amount to a crisis on Russia's doorstep, President Vladimir Putin's spokesman has said, arguing that Moscow could be forced...
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Russian military build-up a precaution over simmering conflict in ‘restless' Ukraine, has nothing to do with Navalny, Kremlin says

Russian military build-up a precaution over simmering conflict in ‘restless' Ukraine, has nothing to do with Navalny, Kremlin says

3 days ago   |   RT

Russia is being cautious due to having such a “restless” neighbor as Ukraine, a Kremlin spokesman said, rejecting Kiev's claim that the military buildup at the border is an...
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Top Putin Official Warns of 'End of Ukraine' Should War Break Out Near Border with Russia

3 days ago   |   Newsweek

Dmitry Kozak, who serves as Russian President Vladimir Putin's deputy chief of staff, said an escalation on the part of Ukraine would be "a self-inflicted wound, a shot not in...
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Borsch & Bulgakov ours, Brezhnev & Bolsheviks theirs: American propaganda is driving Ukraine's ridiculous cultural war with Russia

Borsch & Bulgakov ours, Brezhnev & Bolsheviks theirs: American propaganda is driving Ukraine's ridiculous cultural war with Russia

3 days ago   |   RT

Ukraine has gone from trying to reduce usage of Russian, and banning or curtailing media and art using the tongue, to now accusing Moscow of monopolising and culturally...
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Putin critic Navalny says Russian prison guards are trying to break his hunger strike by frying chicken in front of him

Putin critic Navalny says Russian prison guards are trying to break his hunger strike by frying chicken in front of him

3 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Alexei Navalny, the imprisoned critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, says that prison guards are trying to tempt him out of a hunger strike by...
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Falcons Rumors: Many NFL Insiders 'Feel' Kyle Pitts Will Be Drafted with No...

Having hired a new head coach and general manager, the Atlanta Falcons appear to be starting over this offseason. But that doesn't mean they're guaranteed to... Read more ...

A Top Official Has Admitted That Chinese Vaccines Have Low Effectiveness

BEIJING - In a rare admission of the weakness of Chinese coronavirus vaccines, the country's top disease control official says their effectiveness is low and the government is... Read more ...

Denny Hamlin scores another top-five finish, but will not winning hurt him...

Denny Hamlin scored his seventh top-five finish of the year, but he again failed to score any playoff points. Will that hurt him later in the year? Read more ...

What drivers said after Martinsville

Post-race reaction from drivers after Sunday's completion of the NASCAR Cup Series event at Martinsville Speedway. Read more ...

Sunny day with some wind on the way

Sunny day with some wind on the way

Meteorologist Jason Sydejko brings the latest in KCCI weather. Read more ...

Diabolical wind ruined Xander Schauffele's Masters dreams

Diabolical wind ruined Xander Schauffele's Masters dreams

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Xander Schauffele had Hideki Matsuyama bloodied and on the ropes, all but waiting for the sweeping right hook that would end the fight. They were standing on the... Read more ...

Masters runner-up Will Zalatoris officially a rising star

Masters runner-up Will Zalatoris officially a rising star

AUGUSTA, Ga. - What a week for Will Zalatoris. A star appears to have been born with the performance of the 24-year-old playing in his first Masters and only third major... Read more ...

Nets' struggles with top-level big men will be put to the test

Nets' struggles with top-level big men will be put to the test

It was fitting Saturday night to see a variety of bright colors splashed across the edges of Barclays Center's “City Edition” court. Because the Nets sent up a red flag in the... Read more ...

WATCH: Phillies score go-ahead run in ninth inning on controversial call to...

Braves manager Brian Snitker was ejected after replay did not overturn the on-field call Read more ...

Ecuador picks conservative for president; Peru eyes runoff

A conservative businessman seems headed to Ecuador's presidency, with voters rejecting the leftist movement started by former President Rafael Correa more than a decade ago Read more ...