DONETSK, Ukraine — Ukrainian authorities and pro-Russia rebels exchanged nearly 370 prisoners Friday, a major step toward easing hostilities in eastern Ukraine. Ukraine handed over 222 prisoners and the rebels released 145 people, according to Russia’s state RIA Novosti news agency — the biggest one-time prisoners swap since the pro-Russian insurgency flared up in eastern…
President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed a revised version of Russia’s military doctrine that names “NATO's military buildup” and expansion in Eastern Europe as the main external threats to the country’s security, according to a Kremlin...Show More Summary
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Start-up outfit hopes to reboot Eastern brand; took delivery of its first aircraft Friday.
Despite owning the best record in the Eastern Conference, the Toronto Raptors are starting to get beat up. Landry Fields left the team's game against Detroit on Friday with a head injury. According to the Raptors' official Twitter, Fields...Show More Summary
Detroit has only scored four goals in its last four games. It'll take more than that to take down the Isles on Friday. Two NHL heavyweights continue coastal road swings while an important Eastern Conference matchup takes place in the...Show More Summary
New York visits the Motor City determined to improve their standing in the Eastern Conference. Two NHL heavyweights continue coastal road swings while an important Eastern Conference matchup takes place in the Motor City on Friday. The...Show More Summary
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, December 19, and Saturday, December 20. All times are Eastern. Top pick Christmas In Washington (TNT, 8 p.m., Friday): Dwayne (Mr. The Rock) Johnson answers his country’s call to host the 33rd annual holiday concert at the rocking-est venue in the world—the National Building Museum! Still, Mr. Show More Summary
A stray cat sneaked into a locked sea food delicatessen Friday at the international airport in Vladivostok, far eastern Russia, and feasted all night on seafood delicacies worth over $1,000 from the shop’s deli counter. According toShow More Summary
The Toronto Raptors entered Friday night's game trying to maintain a half-game lead over the Atlanta Hawks in the Eastern Conference against an Indiana Pacers team searching for any sign of life. Watch full highlights here. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
An up-and-down season hasn't left the Chicago Bulls where they'd like to be, as they're 13-8 heading into this Friday night contest with the 17-5 Portland Trail Blazers. This may only be a single clash between the Eastern and Western...Show More Summary
KIEV, Ukraine— President Petro Poroshenko said on Friday that a "real cease-fire” was now in place in eastern Ukraine after the country saw one full day pass without a military casualty since the conflict began in mid-April. "I have positive news. Show More Summary
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, December 12, and Saturday, December 13. All times are Eastern. Top pick Marco Polo (Netflix, Friday): Netflix goes all in with this $90 million miniseries about the swashbuckling adventures of the legendary explorer as he discovers the court of Kublai Khan. Show More Summary
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu called on Friday for an agreement over exploiting hydrocarbon deposits in the eastern Mediterranean, an issue that caused
NASA marked a critical step on the journey to Mars with its Orion spacecraft during a roaring liftoff into the dawn sky over eastern Florida on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, aboard a Delta IV Heavy rocket.
Muslim militants pushed forward in their offensive on a major military air base in eastern Syria Friday capturing a nearby village in an attempt to take one of President Bashar Assad’s last outposts in a province that borders Iraq, activists said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and the Local Coordination Committees say clashes […]
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A one-day truce announced by Ukraine's president will serve as a test to see if the fighting in eastern Ukraine against Russian-backed separatists can truly be halted, a military spokesman said Friday.
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Friday, December 5, and Saturday, December 6. All times are Eastern. Top pick One Child (Sundance, 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday): Sundance’s newest prestige miniseries (after this summer’s solid...Show More Summary
After more than 1,000 combat-related deaths in eastern Ukraine since a cease-fire was declared three months ago, government forces and pro-Russia separatists have signed a new truce to take effect Friday and require withdrawal of all heavy weaponry, international monitors reported Tuesday.
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