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Q&A With Former Russian Hockey Player Vyacheslav ‘Slava’ Fetisov On “Red Army”

“Red Army” revolves around Vyacheslav “Slava” Fetisov – the captain, leader, and soul of the hockey squad. While you’ll find the perfunctory highlights and archived evidence of Russia’s hockey acumen, the film is wonderfully spliced by sidebars between Fetisov and director Gabe Polsky.

01/22/2015

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Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Passwords

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published on Tuesday.

08/06/2014

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Mars Rover Holds Off-Earth Distance Record

NASA officials said Monday that Opportunity drove 157 feet over the weekend, which was enough to surpass the miles covered by the Soviet Union’s Lunokhod 2 rover.

07/29/2014

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Sen. Ted Cruz To Visit Ukraine

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas will visit Ukraine this month and meet with leaders of the protest movement that forced out the country’s pro-Russian president

05/13/2014

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American Astronaut Prepares For ISS Mission

American astronaut Reid Wiseman is training for a trip to the International Space Station in three weeks. But first, he spoke with CBS 11 News from his base in Star City, Russia.

05/09/2014

Protesters stand on barricades at Independence square in Kiev on February 19, 2014. (credit: Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Aide: ‘Possible’ Russia Could Invade Eastern Ukraine

A top White House aide says it’s possible that Russia could invade eastern Ukraine, and even U.S. military assistance would be unlikely to prevent it.

03/23/2014

People in Lenin Square attend a pro Russian rally after a day of voting on March 16, 2014 in Simferopol, Ukraine. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

High Turnout For Secession Vote In Crimea

As Russian flags fluttered in the breeze and retirees grew weepy at the thought of reuniting with Russia, residents of Ukraine’s Crimea region held a secession vote Sunday.

03/16/2014

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From War To Paralympics, US Vets Compete On Ice

Less than five years after stepping on an improvised explosive device while on patrol in Afghanistan, the retired U.S. Marine sergeant is serving his country again overseas — in the sporting arena.

03/11/2014

Protesters stand on barricades at Independence square in Kiev on February 19, 2014. (credit: Louisa Gouliamaki/AFP/Getty Images)

North Texas Ukrainian Community Watching Fighting Helplessly

Despite a recent truce in fighting the unrest in Ukraine is on the mind of those in the North Texas’ Ukrainian community. At a church service Wednesday night people prayed for friends and family living in the middle of the chaos.

CBSDFW.COM–02/19/2014

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Video: K&C Talking Olympics In Russia, Lesbians

The K&C Masterpiece is prepping for their show and listening to Russian lesbian couple Tatu while discussing the lifestyle considerations in the Olympic host country.

02/07/2014

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5 Things To Know About The Sochi Olympics

Fast five, Thursday edition: Things you’ll want to know about the 2014 Winter Olympics.

02/06/2014

U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta addresses the annual Department of Defense/Veterans Administration Suicide Prevention Conference June 22, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gates & Panetta Question Syria Strategy

President Obama’s first two defense secretaries questioned his Syria strategy and said they would have told him not to seek approval for a strike on President Assad’s forces.

09/18/2013

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