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Astronauts complete spacewalk to retrofit space station

(Updates with completion of spacewalk) By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., March 24 (Reuters) – Two spacewalking astronauts ventured outside the International Space Station on Friday for a 6-1/2-hour spacewalk,…

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Trump, in unprecedented fashion for a president, rips press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The leaks are real. But the news approximately them is fake. The White House is a fine-tuned machine. Russia is a ruse.

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Foreign policy challenges pile up for Trump

Washington (AFP) – Donald Trump's brief honeymoon from global affairs is over. After a week of relative calm & domestic preoccupations, actors from Russia to Iran are testing the new…

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U.S. spy agencies detail Russia’s role in boosting Trump

View photo .Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks in Moscow on Dec. 26. (Photo: Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images) Russian President Vladimir Putin personally ordered a wide-ranging campaign to disrupt the American presidential election, seeking to “denigrate”…

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The Latest: Medvedez slams 'anti-Russian death throes'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the tensions between the United States & Russia over hacking attacks in the US elections (All times EST) 4:1 5 a.m. Prime Minister Dmitry…

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Putin's victory? Russia's role in recapturing Aleppo

Moscow (AFP) – When Russian President Vladimir Putin launched the Kremlin's bombing campaign in Syria last year to back up leader Bashar al-Assad, the regime's forces were being pushed back….

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European-Russian spacecraft heads out in search for life on Mars

By Maria Sheahan (Reuters) – Europe & Russia launched a spacecraft on Monday in a joint mission to sniff out signs of life on Mars & bring humans a step…

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Oil eases off highs after output freeze agreement

By Amanda Cooper LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices slipped off session highs on Tuesday after four of the world's largest producers agreed to freeze output at January levels if other…

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Oil futures drop for 3rd session on rising crude stocks, oversupply

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil futures extended losses into a third session in Asian trade on Wednesday, as U.S. crude stocks last week surged to more than half…

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White House backs Treasury view that Russia's Putin is corrupt

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. Treasury official's assessment that Russian President Vladimir Putin is corrupt "best reflects the administration's view," White House spokesman Josh Earnest told reporters at a daily…

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