Sunday, March 2, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin moved on Saturday to send troops into Ukraine, in defiance of a direct warning from Washington that such a deployment would results in “costs” for Moscow.
The maker of MiG fighter jets says that its chief designer Rostislav Belyakov has died. He was 94.
Saturday, March 1, 2014
President Barack Obama is warning Russia "there will be costs" for any military maneuvers it launches in Ukraine, a move U.S. and Ukrainian officials say they believe is already underway.
Britain's signals intelligence division is stealing screenshots from hundreds of thousands of innocent Yahoo users' webcam videos, according to the Guardian newspaper, which also reported that the years-long operation has swept up a huge haul of intimate photographs.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Dozens of armed men in military uniforms without markings were patrolling the airport in the capital of Ukraine's strategic Crimea region on Friday as tensions in the country's Russian-speaking southeast escalated.
A court on Thursday cleared former German president Christian Wulff of influence-peddling, closing a high-profile case that sparked the resignation of the former head of state two years ago.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Russia ordered 150,000 troops to test their combat readiness Wednesday in a show of force that prompted a blunt warning from the United States that any military intervention in Ukraine would be a "grave mistake."
Germany's top court on Wednesday scrapped a requirement for parties to win at least 3 percent of the vote to get into the European Parliament, raising the likelihood that extremists could win seats in May's European election.
Premier Matteo Renzi easily won a final vote of confidence on Tuesday, clearing the way for his new government to begin a slate of promised reforms to Italy's economy and institutions.
A man suspected of carrying out a 1982 IRA bomb in London which killed four cavalry soldiers walked free on Tuesday after it emerged prosecutors had guaranteed he would never face trial.