December 5, 2017

IOC set to decide whether to ban Russia from Winter Olympics

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Facing intense pressure, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today will decide whether to ban Russia from the Winter Olympics this February as punishment […]
December 5, 2017

In Europe, Tillerson faces questions about presidential support

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with European allies this week to push an aggressive agenda on Ukraine, Iran, North Korea […]
December 4, 2017

How to pronounce the name of Icelandic volcano Öræfajökull

RUV Icelandic television(NEW YORK) — Iceland’s biggest volcano has been in the news recently after it started to show signs of increased activity.Öræfajökull developed a new […]
December 4, 2017

Supreme Court allows for travel ban while appeals are heard

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump's nearly yearlong effort to implement a ban on travel to the United States from countries deemed to pose a national security […]