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Russian President Vladimir Putin talks with President Joe Biden via videoconference Tuesday from his residence in Sochi, Russia. (Mikhail MetzelPOOL)

Biden, Putin face to face

There appeared to be no immediate breakthroughs to ease tensions on the Ukraine question.

December 8, 2021 1:00 am

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The United States will stage a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing, citing China's poor record on human rights. (Ng Han GuanSTF)

US diplomats set to boycott Olympics

WASHINGTON – The U.S. will stage a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing to protest Chinese human rights...

December 7, 2021 1:00 am

Obit Bob Dole Dole (Ron EdmondsSTF)

Bob Dole, Senate icon, dead at 98

WASHINGTON – Bob Dole willed himself to walk again after paralyzing war wounds, ran for Congress with a right arm too damaged to...

December 6, 2021 1:00 am

Sanctions of Moscow wide-ranging, plentiful

WASHINGTON – The Biden administration has plenty of options to make good on its pledge to hit Russia financially if President...

December 5, 2021 1:00 am