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Pro-Russian (L) and pro-Ukrainian activists argue during a rally in Sevastopol on March 9, 2014. Pro-Russian activists attacked a pro-Kiev rally in Sevastopol with clubs and whips on March 9 as thousands took to the streets across Ukraine in rival demonstrations, escalating separatist tensions in the troubled ex-Soviet state. Interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk vowed Ukraine would not cede "an inch" of its territory to Moscow after Russian forces and pro-Kremlin gunmen took over the Black Sea peninsula. AFP PHOTO/ VIKTOR DRACHEV (Photo credit should read VIKTOR DRACHEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian Tank Columns Enter Ukraine; Leader Urges Calm

Two columns of tanks and military vehicles rolled into southeastern Ukraine from Russia on Thursday after Grad missiles were fired at a border post and Ukraine’s overmatched border guards fled, a top Ukrainian official said.

08/28/2014

Federal Employee Charged With Hacking Celebrities Info

Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Internet Passwords

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published Tuesday.

08/06/2014

A Russian Tupolev Tu-95 long-range strategic bomber. (UK Ministry of Defence/Wikimedia Commons)

Moscow Dismisses U.S. Concerns Over Russian Military Flights Along California Coast

Russia has dismissed comments by the commander of U.S. air forces in the Pacific linking Russian military flights near the California coast and the island of Guam as a show of force over the Ukraine crisis.

05/09/2014

Vladimir Putin the President of Russia speaks to the IPC Governing Board prior to the Opening Ceremony of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games at Fisht Olympic Stadium on March 7, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

‘First-Tweet’ Site Reveals Ironic Tweet From Putin Congratulating Obama In 2012

As Twitter celebrates its 8th birthday with a website allowing users to see their first tweets, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s first tweet revealed a bit of irony as he congratulated then President-elect Barack Obama on his re-election.

03/21/2014

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Eye On The Bay: Cultural Sweets – 8/8/11

Cultural Sweets The San Francisco Bay Area is one of the best places in the nation to experience cuisines from around the world thanks to the region’s large multicultural population.   Neighborhood bakeries, snack carts, ice […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/07/2011

Michael McFaul, Stanford University political science professor and Hoover Institution fellow,

Obama Reportedly To Name Stanford Professor Ambassador To Russia

President Barack Obama plans to nominate his top Russia adviser as the next U.S. ambassador to that country, a man who helped the administration’s work to “reset” the two countries’ relationship.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/30/2011

Helping Students With English

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) _ School is back in session in San Francisco and officials have new plans to help some of the many students who live in homes where English is not the primary language.

08/22/2010

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