Members of the Ukrainian armed forces and armoured personnel carriers are seen preparing to move as they pull back from Debaltseve region, near Artemivsk February 26, 2015. Ukraine's military reported no combat casualties at the front for a second straight day on Thursday, a sign that a ceasefire deal has held at last after rebels initially ignored it to launch one of the biggest battles of the war last week.  REUTERS/Gleb Garanich  (UKRAINE - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST MILITARY CONFLICT) - RTR4R97A

Back to the Cold War

BEIJING - Western powers should consider Russia's legitimate security concerns over Ukraine, a top Chinese diplomat said in an unusually frank display of support for Moscow's position.  Full Article 

Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead in Moscow 5:36pm EST

MOSCOW - Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition politician and former deputy prime minister, has been shot dead in central Moscow, the Interior Ministry said early on Saturday.

A convoy of Ukrainian armed forces including armoured personnel carriers, military vehicles and cannons prepare to move as they pull back from the Debaltseve region, in Blagodatne, eastern Ukraine, February 27, 2015. Ukraine on Friday reported the first deaths in three days in east Ukraine, denting hopes a ceasefire will hold, and President Petro Poroshenko said Russia would pose a "military threat" even if the truce is solid.  REUTERS/Gleb Garanich  (UKRAINE - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST MILITARY CONFLICT)
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Deaths shake Ukraine truce

KIEV - Ukraine on Friday reported the first deaths in three days in east Ukraine and President Petro Poroshenko said Russia would pose a "military threat" even if a ceasefire holds.  Full Article 

Leonard Nimoy, cast member of the new film "Star Trek Into Darkness", poses as he arrives at the film's premiere in Hollywood May 14, 2013.  REUTERS/Fred Prouser
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Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's 'Spock,' dies at 83

Leonard Nimoy, famed for his portrayal of Mr. Spock on the "Star Trek" science fiction TV series and movies, has died after battling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was 83.  Video | Full Article 

A masked, black-clad militant, who has been identified by the Washington Post newspaper as a Briton named Mohammed Emwazi, brandishes a knife in this still image from a 2014 video obtained from SITE Intel Group February 26, 2015.  REUTERS/SITE Intel Group/Handout via Reuters

Horror of ‘Jihadi John’ and ‘Jihadi Janes’

Once again,this past week, the Brits have found that a fellow citizen wishes to either kill them or convert them to a particular interpretation of Islam.  Commentary 

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett bites into an ice cream during a trade show at the company's annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska May 3, 2014.REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Is Buffett cooling on America?

NEW YORK - Warren Buffett, in his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders last year, called America "the mother lode of opportunity." This year he could write something quite different.  Full Article 

A police officer is silhouetted against the Apple logo in Grand Central Terminal in the Manhattan borough of New York January 13, 2015.      REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Victorious patent firm drags Apple to court again

Fresh off a $532.9 million jury win against Apple, a Texas company is again suing the tech giant, this time over the same patents' use in devices introduced after the original case was underway.  Full Article 

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Atheist U.S. blogger killed in machete attack in Bangladesh

Machete-wielding assailants hack to death a U.S. blogger in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka, prompting protests by social activists. Nathan Frandino reports.