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"Our friends had been suggesting for a long time that we visit this wonderful town," the man known as Alexander Petrov tells RT. He's accused of traveling to the U.K. to poison a former KGB spy.
Sep. 13, 2018
In tweets this morning, the president disavowed studies showing the death toll was much higher than initially reported and blamed Democrats for trying to make him "look as bad as possible."
Sep. 13, 2018
Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the activist group Pussy Riot and the publisher of an independent media outlet, was reportedly rushed to the hospital on Tuesday, where he remains in critical condition.
Sep. 13, 2018
Other honorees included John Prine, Rosanne Cash, Irma Thomas and k.d. lang.
Sep. 13, 2018
Because of the storm's huge size, "you might end up with 90-100 mph winds for a couple of hours, or three or four hours," an expert at the National Hurricane Center says.
Sep. 13, 2018
Flights have been canceled, and highways and bridges in some areas along the southeastern coastline are expected to close ahead of the storm's landfall.
Sep. 13, 2018
In August, cases of African swine fever began cropping up. Can China bring it under control?
Sep. 13, 2018
Expert forager and nutritionist Debbie Naha shows us how to turn those bright yellow flowers into nutritious, and delicious, snacks.
Sep. 13, 2018
A record heat wave ruined crops across Europe this summer, but not all crops. Champagne growers are ecstatic over a bumper crop of grapes this year. Vintage 2018 is expected to be one of the best.
Sep. 13, 2018
At the Big Iron Farm Show in North Dakota, the usual concerns about crops have been heightened by another big worry: A trade war with China that's already driven soybean prices down sharply.
Sep. 13, 2018
Many people who want to vote face obstacles like past criminal records, voter ID laws and purging of voter rolls. Even if they aren't barred from voting, they may be kept from the polls.
Sep. 13, 2018
Juan Rojas says before Hurricane Maria hit, he and his family underestimated the destruction it would cause. Now that they live in North Carolina, they're getting out of town.
Sep. 12, 2018
Astros relief pitcher Brad Peacock was the third player sent home with the virus this season. The league says it is taking steps to contain the spread of the virus.
Sep. 12, 2018
The world's oldest drawing was made 73,000 years ago in a South African Cave on a rock with an ocher "crayon."
Sep. 12, 2018
A lawsuit says Facebook is misleading advertisers about just how effective it is. Facebook, which makes billions from ads, says it can't guarantee that all of them will reach their intended targets.
Sep. 12, 2018

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