Daniel Starling

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Kelvin Herrera suspended five games for throwing behind Brett Lawrie

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Major League Baseball suspended Royals reliever Kelvin Herrera five games and fined him and pitcher Yordano Ventura on Tuesday …

“The Daily Show” explains the Middle East in terms Americans can understand: March Madness brackets

Stewart and Senior Middle East Correspondent Bassem Youssef are left with no other option<p>Jon Stewart turned our attention to the Middle East on Monday's "Daily Show" where things have reached new levels of confusing. This time, as Stewart points out, it's not just the "easily confused" Wolf Blitzer …

Bringing up the bodies: Forensic teams uncover ISIS massacre

AL-DOUR, Iraq — The mass graves were located in a tranquil field by the highway not far from a lush palm grove. A water tower could be seen in the …

How ISIS Reduced the Ancient World of Nimrud to Rubble

Video showing Isis destroying Nimrud, one of the world’s oldest antiquities, has surfaced. Fortunately, many of its objects still survive in …

Middle East

America’s other Iraq calamity: How our failed war has empowered Iran

Iran isn’t any closer to developing a bomb, and the U.S. has only itself to blame for its influence in the region<p>The U.S. is running around in circles in the Middle East, patching together coalitions here, acquiring strange bedfellows there, and in location after location trying to figure out who …

Iran expects delivery of Russian missiles by end of the year

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia said Tuesday that it would be at least six months before it could deliver the S-300 air defense missile system to Iran, but the Kremlin confirmed that a barter deal to supply Russian goods in exchange for Iranian oil was already being implemented.<p>Russian President Vladimir …

Russia

Churchill's secret war lab revealed: Aircraft carrier made from ICE and a wheel covered in ROCKETS among bizarre weapon designs

• <b>'Churchill's Toyshop' operated out of London at first in World War Two</b>• <b><br>Eventually it moved to a mansion in the countryside to avoid air raids</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

No Man’s Sea: CSBA’s Lethal Vision Of Future Naval War

CSBA graphic of a future war at sea.<p>WASHINGTON: The seas are shrinking. As missiles grow longer-ranged and more precise, as sensors grow ever …

The US is upset after a Russian fighter jet aggressively intercepted an American reconnaissance flight

An RC-135U recon plane<p>US Military<p>US files complaint over 'unsafe' and 'aggressive' interception over Poland<p>The US is protesting an intercept of an American reconnaissance plane by a Russian fighter jet last week, calling it "unsafe and unprofessional" amid what it views as increasingly aggressive …

Baltic Sea

Navy Builds Ship For F-35, Ship Needs Months Of Upgrades To Handle F-35

The Navy’s USS <i>America</i>, the first of her class, was controversially optimized to handle the F-35, leaving out the multi-purpose well deck …

Military

Putin’s Missile Could Make U.S. Attacks on Iran Nearly Impossible

For years, Team Obama crowed about keeping this advanced Russian missile out of Iran’s hands. Now the Kremlin suddenly seems eager to hand it over to …

Military

​Russians arrive in Scotland to inspect NATO exercise, confusing Euroskeptics

To the befuddlement of Euro critics, Russian inspectors have arrived in the UK to oversee a mass NATO training exercise taking place in Scotland.<p>Despite current tensions between the West and Russia, the team from the Russian National Nuclear Threat Reduction Center is permitted to visit the country …

Russia