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Zimmer: It's 'possible' Bridgewater could be out for season
April 22, 2016
Painting for a purpose: Event planned as fundraiser for mission in Russia
WORTHINGTON — For the last year and a half, Kyle and Sarah Spaeth and their four children have been in the mission field in Lipetsk, Russia....
April 22, 2016 - 10:07pm
February 28, 2016
Syria truce threatened: Rebels say attacks by Russian planes jeopardize opportunity for peace
BEIRUT — The Syrian opposition warned Sunday that attacks by the army, backed by Russian warplanes, threatened a U.S.-Russian deal for a cessation...
February 28, 2016 - 3:53pm
December 23, 2015
Amnesty says Russian bombing of Syria may be a war crime
MOSCOW (Reuters) — Russia’s bombing of Syria has killed many civilians and may amount to a war crime, Amnesty International said Wednesday,...
December 23, 2015 - 4:23pm
December 3, 2015
Britain joins Syria air war, Putin vows more sanctions on Turkey
LONDON — Britain joined U.S.-led air strikes against Islamic State in Syria Thursday, but Vladimir Putin issued bitter new denunciations of...
December 3, 2015 - 3:54pm
December 2, 2015
Russia says it has proof Turkey involved in Islamic State oil trade
MOSCOW — Russia’s defense ministry said Wednesday it had proof that Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his family were benefiting from...
December 2, 2015 - 4:07pm
November 24, 2015
Turkey downs Russian warplane near Syria
MOSCOW — Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border Tuesday, saying the jet had violated its air space, in one of the most...
November 24, 2015 - 8:40pm
November 17, 2015
France, Russia strike Islamic State; New suspect sought
PARIS — France and Russia bombed Islamic State targets in Syria Tuesday, punishing the group for attacks in Paris and against a Russian airliner...
November 17, 2015 - 9:24pm
May 1, 2015
Minnesota West professor earns Fulbright scholarship
WORTHINGTON — David Mills is going to need to pack more than a fur hat for his upcoming Russian adventure. Mills, a history instructor at...
May 1, 2015 - 9:39pm
February 16, 2015
Minnesota native and Russian TV actor comes out as gay
DULUTH — Duluth native Odin Biron — possibly the most famous American actor in Russia — publicly came out as gay last week in a New York...
February 16, 2015 - 9:46pm
August 17, 2014
Column: On Obama’s foreign policy, Clinton got it right
“Great nations need organizing principles, and ‘Don’t do stupid stuff’ is not an organizing principle.” — Hillary Clinton, The Atlantic, Aug. 10 Leave it to Barack Obama’s own former secretary of state to acknowledge the fatal flaw of his foreign policy: a total...
August 17, 2014 - 9:27pm
July 23, 2014
Ukraine separatist fighters had missile
DONETSK — A powerful Ukrainian rebel leader has confirmed that pro-Russian separatists had an anti-aircraft missile of the type Washington...
July 23, 2014 - 8:04pm
July 21, 2014
Honoring his brother with message of forgiveness
WILLMAR - A Willmar couple leaves today for Australia where they will attend the memorial service for two family members who were among the 298 people killed when Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 was shot down last week in Ukraine.Drew Ryder and his wife, Edith, will travel to the western...
July 21, 2014 - 9:59pm
July 20, 2014
Kerry makes most explicit case against Russia over Malaysia jet
WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John Kerry Sunday laid out what he said was overwhelming evidence of Russian complicity in the downing of a Malaysian airliner in eastern Ukraine as he made the U.S. case against Moscow in the most emphatic and explicit terms yet. Delivering his...
July 20, 2014 - 8:42pm
July 16, 2014
Toughest sanctions yet imposed on Russia over Ukraine
WASHINGTON — The United States Wednesday imposed its most wide-ranging sanctions yet on Russia’s economy, including Gazprombank and the Rosneft...
July 16, 2014 - 8:32pm
April 21, 2014
U.S. to act ‘in days’ if no Russian action in Ukraine
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The United States government said Monday it will decide “in days” on additional sanctions if Russia does not take steps to implement an agreement to ease tensions in Ukraine. In a telephone call with his Russian counterpart, U.S. Secretary of State John...
April 21, 2014 - 8:53pm