Putin frees oil tycoon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the Russian oil tycoon jailed for a decade after criticizing Vladimir Putin, was freed by a presidential pardon on Friday and immediately flew to more…

Report: Fired nuke general misbehaved in Russia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Air Force general who was fired from command of U.S. land-based nuclear missile forces had engaged in "inappropriate behavior" while on official business in more…

9/11 victims OK to sue Saudi government

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Victims of the 9/11 attacks will have another chance to sue the Saudi Arabian government after a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that the original dismissal of the case was an “error more…

Obama frees 21 jailed under 'unfair' drug laws

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) WASHINGTON — President Obama commuted the sentences of eight drug offenders and pardoned 13 others — blasting the system that sent them away for lengthy more…

Detroit's artwork worth hundreds of millions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SKY NEWS) Christie's auction house has valued some of the most valuable artworks in the Detroit Institute of Arts, after the city filed for bankruptcy. The appraisal put more…

Obama orders military to review sexual assault

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama on Friday gave the military one year to make progress on an epidemic of sexual assault or face potential tougher reforms, hours more…