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German MP: Kiev Has Unrealistic Expectations of EU

Commenting on Monday's EU-Ukraine summit, Bundestag Foreign Affairs Committee member Gernot Erler told German media that Ukraine's leaders have presented the EU with "a bag of ideas, demands and expectations," but have offered few details in return about Ukraine's plans for development and reform.

Russian Gas Delivery Should Bypass Unreliable Ukraine - Former US Official

Former US Assistant Secretary of Energy Chuck McConnell said that he, being a US taxpayer, does not want the United States to pay the gas bill for Ukraine.

NATO Response Force Doubles, Claims Threats to Europe from East and South

On a visit to Lisbon ahead of the Trident Juncture military exercises to be held in Portugal later this year, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announces the NATO Response Force will more than double.

Russian Su-33 Fighter Jets Hold Drills Over Barents Sea

These smaller drills come a month after a large-scale snap inspection of the Northern Fleet, the head of Russian Defense Ministry's Northern Fleet's press service said Tuesday.

Russia to Create World’s First Rocket Engine Manufacturing Holding

Russia is set to create world’s first rocket and missile engine manufacturing holding, which will bring together Russian manufacturers of engines for rockets and missiles.

Rescuers Evacuate 200 Climbers From Mount Everest

Nepal's Tourism Ministry said that about 200 climbers had been rescued from Mount Everest and that 19 climbers are dead, in the aftermath of last week's massive earthquake in Nepal.

Mission Control to Attempt Radio Contact With Progress Cargo Vessel

Russian specialists will attempt to contact Progress cargo vessel that has a glitch in its telemetry system.

Russia Invites China to Join in Creating Lunar Station

Two two countries are discussing China's participation in a Russian project to create a permanent manned station on the Moon, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said Tuesday.

Vegan T.Rex: Scientists Discover Weird 'Platypus' Dinosaur in Chile

Paleontologists from the University of Birmingham and other institutions have discovered a so-called "platypus" dinosaur in Chile.

The Turkish Tough Guy And Crimea, Or Much Ado About Nothing!

The Turkish President’s latest comments about Crimea should be seen as nothing more than domestic chest-thumping and not as a revision of relations with Russia.

Russian Soyuz Rocket Launched for ISS From Baikonur

Russian Soyuz-2.1a rocket carrier blasted off to deliver a Progress cargo shipment for the International Space Station, a source in Mission Control told RIA Novosti Tuesday.

Malaysia Airlines Crash Site Cleanup to Be Completed Wednesday

Work at the Malaysia Airlines crash site in East Ukraine may be completed Wednesday, according to the head of self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic’s Emergencies Ministry said Tuesday.

What My Female-Born Transgender Autistic Brother Can Teach You About How We Construct Our Identities

Are people on the autism spectrum able to conceptualize gender fluidity in a way that neuro-typical people are not? Draped in a royal blue wool cape, my female-born autistic brother wears a homemade pin that reads, “I am a transgender...Show More Summary

11 Things White People Can Do to Be Real Anti-Racist Allies

Here's what it means to do the challenging work of fighting white supremacy. Rarely is the present so identifiably historic as the moment we are living in. The New Civil Rights Movement, as it has been dubbed, is shining a national spotlight on long-standing racial inequities that sit at the very center of everyday American life and culture. Show More Summary

Secrets of the Female Pickup Artist: There’s an Art to Asking Strange Men for Sex — and Not Getting Shot Down

A prank video reveals that not all men are rearing to go with people they don't know. There’s a viral video making the rounds with a very simple, if unusual premise: An attractive woman walks up to men on the street and asks them if they want to have sex with her. Show More Summary

Crankin' Music: 12 Great Amphetamine Anthems

As people started taking speed recreationally, the musical tributes to it started pouring out. Uppers. Bennies. Diet pills. Pep pills. Crank. Crystal meth. Speed. By any nickname, amphetamines have been around for nearly a century now, and people have been using them to get tweaked out of their minds for nearly as long. Show More Summary

5 Examples of Our Government Treating BlackLivesMatter Movement Like a Terrorist Group

There's already an abundance of evidence. We learned in the wake of the Occupy Wall Street movement that the government’s use of its anti-terror apparatus at a local andfederal level was both routine and pervasive. Thus far, the means...Show More Summary

Barbara Streisand and Progressives Across the US Come out with Big Support for Donna Edwards' Senate Campaign

Early contributions underscore her candidacy's importance. Maryland Democratic Congresswoman Donna Edwards is making early national waves in her 2016 campaign for U.S. Senate by raising contributions from progressives across America,...Show More Summary

FBI Informant Exposes Sting Operation Targeting Innocent Americans

New '(T)ERROR' Documentary goes inside the world of an informant who has played a key role in several major terrorism cases. We spend the hour with an explosive new film that shines a bright light on the FBI’s shadowy use of informants in its counterterrorism sting operations. Show More Summary

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