DAKAR (Reuters) - Three Red Cross staff members kidnapped three days ago in eastern Congo in an attack blamed by a rights group on Rwandan rebels, have been released, the Geneva-based organization said on Friday.
Moscow seeks legally binding guarantees that the United States' plans to deploy missile defense technologies in Eastern Asia are not directed against Russia, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) sees the increase in migrant flows into Europe as one of the risks to the economy of the continent's Central, Eastern, and Southeastern (CESEE) regions, a report published on Friday revealed.
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, May 6, and Saturday, May 7. All times are Eastern. Top picks Adele Live In New York City (NBC, 9 p.m., Friday): Sure, it’s a rebroadcast of Adele’s Radio City Music Hall concert from back in December. Show More Summary
Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday that Germany was considering sending troops to Lithuania as part of a NATO mission to reinforce the alliance’s eastern flank with Russia. However Merkel stressed that any deployment should aim to avoid inflaming tensions with Moscow. “We are currently reviewing how we can continue our engagement and perhaps even bolster
The Toronto Raptors will look to close out the Indiana Pacers in Game 6 of their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday night. The Raptors will try to feed off of the momentum of a terrific...Show More Summary
MIAMI, FL - APRIL 27: Kemba Walker #15 of the Charlotte Hornets looks on during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2016 NBA Playoffs against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on April 27, 2016 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees [...]
Rumors about the new Battlefield have been swirling for months now. Are you ready to get this thing over with already? I sure am. DICE has set the reveal for Friday, May 6 at 4:00pm Eastern. I don't necessarily have a particular style...Show More Summary
Elections in Ukraine's eastern Donbass region are impossible while Kiev continues it's so-called anti-terrorism operation, Russia's envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group said Friday.
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30. All times are Eastern. Top picks Special Correspondents (Netflix, 3:01 a.m., Friday): Ricky Gervais writes, directs, and co-stars in this satirical comedy making its premiere on Netflix after debuting at the Tribeca Film Festival last week. Show More Summary
Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas will reportedly not be suspended after hitting Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference playoffs on Friday. Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald and ESPN's Chris Forsberg reported...Show More Summary
A gunman shot five people dead at two residences in eastern Georgia, then turned the gun on himself in his home. Authorities first discovered two women and a man fatally shot Friday night at one address in Appling. Shortly thereafter, police got a call of another crime scene a half-mile away in the same town. Show More Summary
Dennis Schroder was not pleased with the officiating on Friday night after Isaiah Thomas appeared to hit him with an open fist during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference first-round series between the Atlanta Hawks and Boston Celtics. Thomas’s swing led to words being exchanged and Thomas subsequently being knocked down on the ensuing play by […]
Isaiah Thomas scored a career-high 42 points, and the Boston Celtics held on to beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-103 on Friday night in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference first-round series.
The Washington Capitals will try to finish off their Eastern Conference first-round series with the Philadelphia Flyers for the second time on Friday at 7 p.m. ET. Washington failed in its attempt to close out the seven-game series with a sweep on Wednesday at the Wells Fargo Center. Show More Summary
The Detroit Pistons will host their first playoff game in seven years when they welcome the Cleveland Cavaliers to The Palace of Auburn Hills for Game 3 of their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series on Friday night. The Cavaliers...Show More Summary
By Maria L. La Ganga CIA torture victims who were subjected to some of the most brutal interrogation techniques of post-9/11 era A federal judge in eastern Washington state ruled Friday for the first time ever that a civil lawsuit brought by victims of the CIA torture program can move forward....
Los Angeles lawmakers voted Friday to draft a new law that would enshrine a “wildlife corridor” in the eastern Santa Monica Mountains, aiming to ensure that coyotes, bobcats and other wild animals are not cut off from stretches of their habitat by new homes or other development. “We want to be...
The fact of Ukrainian government reshuffle has decreased the possibility of political crisis peaceful settling in the country's eastern regions, Russia's envoy to the OSCE said Friday.
According to the spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry’s Eastern Military District, Russia’s Pacific Fleet and army forces successfully launched missile systens to reach sea targets on Friday during joint drills in the Sea of Japan.