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Russia and U.S. hold consultation on space security

Russian-U.S. consultations on space security were held on Tuesday in a videoconference format, the Russian foreign ministry said. "The sides exchanged views on a wide spectrum of problems of security of space activities and …

Blinken warns Germany over Nord Stream 2 pipeline

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Tuesday the Nord Stream 2 pipeline being built from Russia to Germany ran counter to the European Union’s own interests and could undermine Ukraine. Germany is pushing for the …

Colorado supermarket shooter kills 10

A gunman opened fire at a supermarket in Boulder, Colorado, on Monday, killing 10 people, including the first police officer to arrive on the scene, before the bloodied suspect was arrested. Police gave few immediate details of the …

Breakfast timing could affect your odds for diabetes

Eating in the early morning hours is associated with lower insulin resistance and lower risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a study to be presented at ENDO 2021, a virtual conference from The Endocrine Society held March 20-23. …

U.S. Defense Secretary visits Afghanistan

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin met Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in an unnanounced visit to Kabul on Sunday as Washington reviews the peace process there and its planned troop withdrawal. Austin said on Twitter he had come to …

Biden's migration dilemma is reminiscent of Merkel

People who have fled very real dangers now live in catastrophic conditions directly on the border, on the Mexican side. The migrants sleep on concrete close to the bridges that lead to the US. Their only hope is that they can manage to cross …

William Burns confirmed to be CIA director

The U.S. Senate backed veteran diplomat William Burns on Thursday to become President Joe Biden’s Central Intelligence Agency director. The Senate voted by unanimous consent, without objection, to approve Burns, a former …

Putin proposes live broadcast with Biden

Russian President Vladimir Putin has challenged U.S. President Joe Biden to talks broadcast live around the world. Putin said he had last spoken to Biden by phone at the U.S. President's request and that he now proposed they had …