Month: September 2021

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Ukraine latest: Biden warns U.S. private sector to prepare for Russian cyberattack

Russia has unleashed an invasion of Ukraine after months of massing troops near its borders. The military action, ordered by Russian President Vladimir Putin on Feb. 24, amounts to a full-scale invasion, says Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. Casualties are mounting on both sides. The repercussions are being felt beyond Europe as rising geopolitical risk and […]

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Ukraine latest: Ammonia leak contaminates area in east Ukraine

Russia has unleashed an invasion of Ukraine after months of massing troops near its borders. The military action, ordered by Russian President Vladimir Putin on Feb. 24, amounts to a full-scale invasion, says Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy. Casualties are mounting on both sides. The repercussions are being felt beyond Europe as rising geopolitical risk and […]

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Olympics latest: American Nathan Chen snags gold in men's figure skating final

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Beijing makes history as the first city to host both the summer and winter editions of the Olympics. But the event has been dogged by controversy. The U.S. and a handful of allies launched a diplomatic boycott over […]

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Olympics latest: IOC tight lipped on failed drug test reports

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Beijing makes history as the first city to host both the summer and winter editions of the Olympics. But the event has been dogged by controversy. The U.S. and a handful of allies launched a diplomatic boycott over […]

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Olympics latest: IOC says 'no comment' on failed drug test reports

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Beijing makes history as the first city to host both the summer and winter editions of the Olympics. But the event has been dogged by controversy. The U.S. and a handful of allies launched a diplomatic boycott over […]

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Olympics latest: Russian teen skater Valieva fails drug test, reports say

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Beijing makes history as the first city to host both the summer and winter editions of the Olympics. But the event has been dogged by controversy. The U.S. and a handful of allies launched a diplomatic boycott over […]

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Olympics latest: Russian skater Kamila Valieva said to have failed drug test

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Beijing makes history as the first city to host both the summer and winter editions of the Olympics. But the event has been dogged by controversy. The U.S. and a handful of allies launched a diplomatic boycott over […]

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Olympics latest: Drug test reports add to mystery over figure skating medals delay

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Beijing makes history as the first city to host both the summer and winter editions of the Olympics. But the event has been dogged by controversy. The U.S. and a handful of allies launched a diplomatic boycott over […]

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Olympics latest: Mystery over delayed figure skating medals ceremony

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Beijing makes history as the first city to host both the summer and winter editions of the Olympics. But the event has been dogged by controversy. The U.S. and a handful of allies launched a diplomatic boycott over China’s […]

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Olympics latest: Chinese teen freestyle skier Gu snatches gold

The Winter Olympics are in full swing, with the sports extravaganza set to run until Feb. 20. Some forecasters are tipping the host country, China, to clutch a record 13 medals. Snow sports powerhouse Norway is the favorite to top the medals tally for a second consecutive Winter Games. China’s capital makes history as the […]

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