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The aim is to punish Putin for annexing the Crimean Peninsula and head off any further Russian military inroads into Ukraine.
The first of the planes sent to investigate the rough seas for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner return empty-handed.
The restaurant inside a luxury hotel – considered one of the safest places to stay in the Afghanistan – was the scene of a bloody assault that left nine people dead, including four foreigners.
The racial disparities in American education are highlighted in a new report released by the Education Department's civil rights arm.
The bankrupt exchange says it found them in disused electronic wallets. Another 650,000 still remain unaccounted for.
Outsiders – from fishermen and poachers to developers and tourists – and they're flocking to the Mergui archipelago in Myanmar where peaceful nomads have lived there for centuries.
Honolulu police officers have urged lawmakers to keep an exemption that allows undercover officers to have sex with prostitutes during investigations.
Some believe that the Westboro Baptist Church's Fred Phelps, who died Wednesday, actually helped the cause of gay rights by serving as such a provocative symbol of intolerance.
The company has improved the encryption technology for its flagship email service – making it harder for the NSA to intercept messages.
After the tournament's first afternoon, about 95 percent of people who filled out brackets had missed at least one game.