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CNN reporter on leave after 'serious fall,' internal investigation: report

Longtime CNN anchor Jim Sciutto will not appear on his weekly morning show for some time after he was reportedly ordered to take a "personal leave."

US officials say Ukraine behind car bomb assassination of Putin ally's daughter: report

US intelligence believes elements in the Ukrainian government gave the go-ahead for the car bomb that killed the 29-year-old daughter of a staunch Putin ally in August.

How Putin might use a nuke — and how we should respond

Russian President Vladimir Putin has renewed his threat of using nuclear weapons six months into his country's invasion of Ukraine.

Czechs troll Russia with mock annexation of Kaliningrad after Ukraine regions seized

A Czech Republic official pushed a mock movement to annex Russia’s Kaliningrad in a now-viral social media post – and he even held a “referendum” on Twitter.

Astronaut pillories Putin, 'annexes' Martian mountain

Russia has sparked another space race. Former NASA astronaut Scott Kelly mocked Russian President Vladimir Putin’s land-grab in Ukraine last week by announcing on Twitter he’d annexed Mars’ tallest peak....

Thousands of Russian soldiers calling 'I Want To Live' surrender hotline: Ukraine

Ukraine's recently launched "I Want to Live" program allows Russian soldiers to call in and surrender in order to preserve their lives.

Ukraine claims sex toy, pulled teeth found in 'torture chamber'

Ukrainian officials claim to have unearthed a "torture chamber" used by Russian troops -- finding yanked-out teeth, a sex toy and a gas mask used while burying prisoners alive.

Russian TV protester confirms she has gone on the run

Russian TV journalist Marina Ovsyannikova, famous for staging an on-air protest against Russia's war in Ukraine, confirmed she had escaped house arrest over charges of spreading fake news again, saying...

Putin signs laws annexing 4 Ukrainian regions

Earlier this week, both houses of the Russian parliament ratified treaties making the Donetsk, Luhansk, Kherson and Zaporizhzhia regions part of Russia.

Putin may test underwater nuke 150 times stronger than Hiroshima bomb near Ukraine: report

The weapon, called Poseidon, is a long-range undersea nuke designed to hit coastal cities at extremely long range by traveling to targets underwater.