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Legendary Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov buried in Russia

Alexei Leonov, the first person to walk in space, has been laid to rest at a memorial cemetery outside the Russian capital of Moscow. The legendary cosmonaut, who died Friday at 85, was buried Tuesday in a lavish ceremony, attended by hundreds of well-wishers and other celebrated cosmonauts. Leonov staked his place in history on …

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With 56% of Market Share, Yandex is Confirmed as The Leading Search Engine in Russia – Gargiullo: “The Key to Selling in Europe’s Biggest Market”

The leading Russian search engine, Yandex confirms its leadership in online search with 56% of market share: the main gateway to selling in Russia and developing SEO or digital advertising activities, as reported by expert in digital marketing Giulio Gargiullo. Moscow, Russia, October 10, 2019 –(PR.com)– With 56% of market share, Yandex, the leading Russian …

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Russia has a new super-nuke and it’s time to build that doomsday bunker

The Burevestnik cruise missile under wraps at a Russia factory (Source: Anna Liesowska/ east2west news) Russia has reportedly built a horrifying new nuclear missile that’s powerful enough to destroy cities, can fly vast distances and is basically unstoppable. The monstrous killing machine is designed to fly for days and on end and look for weaknesses …

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Defense alleges DOJ cover-up in Russia investigation

CLOSE President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn provided so much information to the special counsel’s Russia investigation that prosecutors say he shouldn’t do any prison time, according to a court filing on Tuesday. (Dec. 5) AP WASHINGTON — Nearly two years after he admitted lying to federal investigators about his contacts with …

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New York college student arrested in Russia for medical marijuana

New York college student arrested in Russia for medical marijuana

A New York college student was arrested in Russia for allegedly possessing medical marijuana. Audrey Lorber, a student at Pace University in New York, was stopped at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg with 19.05 grams of cannabis, according to a news release from the city’s court system published by the Moscow Times last week. She pleaded guilty to …

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Russia says Facebook, Google distributed political ads on election day

FILE PHOTO: Stickers bearing the Facebook logo are pictured at Facebook Inc’s F8 developers conference in San Jose, California, U.S., April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Stephen Lam MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian state communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said tech giants Google and Facebook (FB.O) had allowed political advertising during Sunday’s regional elections despite being asked to ban such publicity. …

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