Russia

Paul Manafort
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AP News
December 17, 2019 - 3:50 pm
Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has been hospitalized for a heart-related condition while serving his federal prison sentence. Read more here.
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Russia Hockey
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CNN
December 09, 2019 - 8:07 pm
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has unanimously agreed to ban Russia from major international sporting competitions -- notably the Olympics and the World Cup -- for four years over doping non-compliance. Read more here.
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Alexander Zubkov of Russia carries the national flag.
Mark Humphrey/AP Photo, File
AP News
December 09, 2019 - 7:10 am
The Russian flag and national anthem were banned from next year's Tokyo Olympics and other major sports events for four years on Monday. Read more here.
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Frozen Puppy or Wolf
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CNN
November 27, 2019 - 11:40 am
The 18,000-year-old body of a near perfectly preserved puppy has left scientists puzzled. Extensive DNA tests have so far been unable to show whether the animal was a dog or a wolf. Read more here.
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David Holmes, a U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, arrives to testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill.
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AP News
November 21, 2019 - 6:11 pm
The final testimony of an extraordinary week of impeachment hearings came from a former White House national security adviser who wrote the book on Vladimir Putin — literally — and a political counselor at the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine who overheard a pivotal conversation between President Donald...
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Former White House national security aide Fiona Hill, and David Holmes, a U.S. diplomat in Ukraine, are sworn in to testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019.
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AP News
November 21, 2019 - 10:03 am
Key impeachment witnesses said Thursday it was clear that President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani was pursuing political investigations of Democrats in Ukraine, in testimony undercutting Trump’s argument that he only wanted to root out Ukrainian corruption. Read more.
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Roger Stone
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP
AP News
November 15, 2019 - 11:58 am
Roger Stone, a longtime friend and ally of President Donald Trump, was found guilty Friday of witness tampering and lying to Congress about his pursuit of Russian-hacked emails damaging to Hillary Clinton’s 2016 election bid. Read more here.
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Roger Stone
Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP
AP News
November 05, 2019 - 6:37 pm
The trial of Roger Stone, the flamboyant former confidant of President Donald Trump, kicked off Tuesday amid a host of medical issues involving both the defendant and a spectator. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump
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AP News
October 28, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The Justice Department on Monday appealed a judge's order directing the department to provide the House with secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. Read more here.
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Turkish tanks and troops stationed near Syrian town of Manbij, Syria.
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AP News
October 15, 2019 - 7:18 pm
When Syria's Kurdish fighters, America's longtime battlefield allies against the Islamic State, announced over the weekend that they were switching sides and joining up with Damascus and Moscow, it seemed like a moment of geopolitical whiplash.
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