A Sochi resident, Maxim Kolomeitsev, changed his mind and did not get on the doomed Moscow-Orsk plane, a decision that saved his life. In an interview with RIA Novosti, he reveals his breathtaking story.
Officials at the 2018 Pyeonchang Winter Olympics have occurred that a cyber attack hit the games, taking its website as well as TV and internet access at its main press center offline, the Guardian re ... Read more
Protecting people from natural disasters in fragile states and war zones can be done – and should be attempted despite the practical difficulties, UN officials said. Conflict-torn countries, lik ... Read more
UK prosecutors tried to dissuade Swedish counterparts from doing so, exchange shows Swedish prosecutors attempted to drop extradition proceedings against Julian Assange as early as 2013, according to ... Read more
Council to write to those living in area’s most expensive properties to help pay for local projects The wealthiest residents in one of the country’s richest boroughs will be asked to pay a voluntary “ ... Read more
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One year after the worst structural failures at a major U.S. dam in a generation, federal regulators who oversee California's half-century-old, towering Oroville Dam say they ... Read more