Russian President Vladimir Putin has accused Ukraine's government of choosing the path of "terror" over peace, and warned that Moscow will take "serious" measures to ensure security on the Crimean Peninsula.
The FSB said the "terrorist attacks" were prepared by the Ukrainian Defense Ministry's defense intelligence service.
It said one of its agents was killed in armed clashes while arresting "saboteurs" outside the town of Armyansk on the night of August 6-7.
A Chinese tourist spent nearly two weeks in a German migrant hostel after mistakenly applying for asylum when he actually wanted to report a theft.
Scientists have confirmed that a species of wild crow from New Caledonia in the South Pacific can craft tools.
The movie grossed a staggering $135,105,000 in its first weekend domestically, compared to total Ghostbusters’ $116,711,936 current total domestic gross. In contrast to Ghostbusters, Suicide Squad was also slammed by critics, who accused it of having “sexist” and “pro-gun” overtones.
Hillary Clinton has financial relationships with some of America’s biggest corporate tax dodgers.
Bernie Sanders recently outed the 10 biggest multinational corporations that paid no federal taxes for at least one year between 2008 and 2012.
HUMANS DON’T SPONTANEOUSLY combust, but manure does. A stable full of manure caught fire last week in Throop, New York, leaving the town smelling … unpleasant.
Acknowledging that security in Afghanistan remained precarious and Taliban forces had gained ground in some places, US President Barack Obama plans to leave 8,400 American troops in Afghanistan at the end of his term - an increase from his previous plan, reflecting the difficulty of drawing down the US presence in the country.
Drummer Gene Hoglan reveals exclusively to Metal Hammer that he and Dethklok mastermind Brendon Small have made an album that they will release under the band name Galakticon 2, as they no longer hold the rights to the Dethklok name.
Russia's foreign ministry sharply criticised U.S. behaviour in Syria on Thursday, accusing Washington of backing rebels who use poison gas against civilians and of killing hundreds in air strikes.
The ministry's spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, referred to rebels supported by Washington as "animals" and said Washington and its allies were recklessly carrying out air attacks leading to numerous civilian deaths.
A taxpayer-funded community swimming pool has sparked outrage by hosting men and women-only sessions for alleged 'cultural reasons'. 'The final thing is that Luton has a very large Muslim population so there was a demand so it made sense to get those together in the same facility and Active Luton have a great one.'
President Obama commuted the sentences of 214 more federal inmates Wednesday, the largest single-day grant of commutations in the nation's history.
I've been watching and rewatching a lot of strategy LPs over the past few days.
Wow... who knew that selecting multiple units could be considered such a revolutionary invention.
Containers of toxic gas have reportedly been dropped on a Syrian town overnight close to where a Russian military helicopter was shot down yesterday.
David Makovsky, an analyst at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, said that Israelis are conscious that support for Israel is slipping in some liberal quarters and that a 10-year deal with a liberal president would make it “bulletproof.”
A Russian helicopter has been shot down by rebels in northern Syria, Russian military officials say.
Another running of the Great Texas Balloon Race is in the books. It will be remembered as a great one.
It seems that every year, balloon race organizers find a way to make their event a little better than it was the year before. So, over the 39 years it has been in existence, the Great Texas Balloon Race has gained a reputation both as one of the best-run balloon races on the circuit — and as a great show East Texans look forward to all year long.
When Getty Images sent photographer Carol Highsmith a $120 settlement demand for using one of 'their' images without permission, things were about to get messy. The image in question was actually Highsmith's own work, displayed on her own website. Highsmith has now responded with a $1bn lawsuit.
You *WILL* make Shillary the next president.
“Russia, if you’re listening, I hope you’re able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing,” Mr. Trump said, staring directly into the cameras. “I think you will probably be rewarded mightily by our press.”
Who’s your daddy? An unknown hominin species that bred with early human ancestors when they migrated from Africa to Australasia has been identified through genome mapping of living humans.
The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has funded an important scientific gene discovery in the progressive neurodegenerative disease ALS, the ALS Association says.
"The decision was taken personally by the pilot," he said, adding that the decision stemmed from the existing rules under which the right to react is delegated to the military.
"Turkey has no hostile feelings to Russia, and will never have," he underscored.
The attackers entered the church in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray during Mass, taking the priest, Fr Jacques Hamel, 84, and four other people hostage. Police later surrounded the church and French TV said shots were fired. Both hostage-takers are now dead.
British rock band Queen has blasted the GOP and presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for using the group’s 1977 rock anthem “We Are the Champions” at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, charging that neither Trump nor the party is authorized to use the song.
First Proof That Wild Animals Really Can Communicate With Us