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US warns of more 'costs' if Russia fails to help stem Ukraine crisis

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden said the United States will work with its partners to impose "further costs on Russia" if it does not use its influence to help halt separatist violence in eastern Ukraine.
June 19, 2014

Benghazi suspect on slow boat to U.S.

Ahmed Abu Khatallah, who will face terror-related charges, is being taken by sea to give investigators "maximum time to question him," U.S. officials say.
CNN: June 18, 2014

U.S. adds firepower in Persian Gulf

The aircraft carrier George H.W. Bush and five other warships are in the Persian Gulf. Hundreds of Marines and dozens of copters are on standby for whatever President Obama orders.
CNN: June 17, 2014

World Cup Groups 2014: Japan Scores Late to Pull Away from Costa Rica

Yasuhito Endo, Shinji Kagawa and Yoichiro Kakitani scored second-half goals Monday to help Japan warm up for its World Cup appearance with a 3-1 victory over Costa Rica.
The Epoch Times: June 3, 2014

Obama reassures Eastern European allies of US commitment

U.S. President Barack Obama assured Poland and its eastern European neighbors on Tuesday that the U.S. commitment to their security was sacrosanct
June 3, 2014

US accuses Russian hacker in huge computer scam

The U.S. Justice Department has accused a Russian computer hacker of leading an international operation targeting hundreds of thousands of computers with malware that allowed hackers to steal more than $100 million from unsuspecting victims.
June 3, 2014

Obama to visit volatile Europe

President Barack Obama embarks on a four-day trip to Europe this week. He leaves Washington Monday night for stops in Poland, Belgium and France.
June 2, 2014

US to unveil sharp curbs on coal power plants

The US government is to unveil new rules for coal-burning power plants aimed at dramatically cutting emissions that contribute to global warming.
BBC: June 2, 2014

Obama Europe visit to be dominated by Ukraine

President Obama heads to Europe next week on a visit that will focus on Russian actions in Ukraine.
May 30, 2014