4 charged in downing of Malaysian airliner over Ukraine

NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) — International prosecutors announced murder charges Wednesday against four men — three of them Russians with military or intelligence backgrounds — in t...

Australia, Holland, Russia start talks over downed MH17

SYDNEY (AP) — The Netherlands and Australia have confirmed three-way talks with Russia have begun over the ongoing criminal investigation into the shooting down of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 in 20...

5 years on, Malaysia open to proposals to resume MH370 search

Malaysia's transport minister on Sunday said the government was open to proposals to resume the search for missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, as family and friends of the passengers marked t...

Florentijn Hoffman returns to Taiwan with new exhibition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman, creator of the Rubber Duck seen around Taiwan back in 2013 and the Moon rabbit, which succumbed to a fire disaster in 2014, returned to Tai...

Skripal poisoning private investigator: We share open-source info 'with everyone'

On Tuesday British citizen journalist Eliot Higgins, of the investigative network Bellingcat, addressed members of the press in London following its announcement that it had conclusively identified th...

Russia hack attacks: Revelations from 'spy mania'

A number of governments this week accused Russia of counter-intelligence and cyber espionage operations in the West. Germany added its condemnation on Friday. The list of allegations includes hacking...

Alleged operations by Russia's GRU in recent years

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — In a series of coordinated announcements, authorities in United States, Britain, The Netherlands and Australia on Thursday accused the shadowy Russian military intelligen...

Russian intel agency GRU accused of 'brazen' cybercrimes

BRUSSELS (AP) — Western nations accused Russia's secretive military intelligence unit of new cybercrimes on Thursday, with Dutch and British officials labeling the GRU "brazen" for allegedly targeting...

Column: Infantino fawns over Putin, politicizes soccer body

MOSCOW (AP) — When Gianni Infantino is in the orbit of Vladimir Putin, the head of world soccer cannot stop beaming. Particularly when he's juggling a ball in the Kremlin or sharing screen time with P...

Russia criticized at UN over Ukraine conflict, Crimea, crash

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia has faced sharp criticism in the Security Council over the conflict in eastern Ukraine, its annexation of Crimea, and an investigation linking the Russian military to the ...

Thursday, March 24

Today is Thursday March 24, the 84th day of 2016. There are 282 days left in the year.Highlights in history on this date:1267 - St. Louis of France calls his knights to Paris to prepare for the Eighth...

European flight safety authority wants better info sharing

BERLIN (AP) -- Europe's flight safety authority is calling for better, quicker and broader information-sharing about possible risks to aircraft passing over combat zones following the 2014 downing of ...

MH370 families' painful choice: Demand answers or move on?

BEIJING (AP) -- Nearly every day, the retired factory worker goes to the airline office, riding a series of buses across Beijing to hand-deliver a letter. And nearly every day, the letter says the sam...

Friday, July 17

Today is Friday, July 17, the 198th day of 2015. There are 167 days left in the year.Highlights in history on this date:1429 - With Saint Joan of Arc standing by, Charles VII is crowned king of France...

Dutch dominate 1st day European allround speedskating champs

CHELYABINSK, Russia (AP) -- Dutch skaters Koen Verweij and Ireen Wust dominated the first day of the European allround speedskating championships to lead their events after the first two races on Satu...