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Russian buildup seen as fighting rages in Ukraine

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia is resuming its military buildup along the Ukrainian border in an apparent attempt to intimidate its neighbor, NATO's chief said …

Road Trip Down Oregon's Forgotten Coast

Soak in the Pacific on this 250-mile trip from Eureka to Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area—it’s every bit as stunning as California’s iconic Highway 1, but without the crowds.<p><b>Packing List</b>: Sunscreen, hammock, the Beach Boys’ <i>Pet Sounds</i><p><b>Highlights</b>: Take a 6.5-mile round-trip hike in Prairie Creek …

How Should I Prep For A SUP Vacation?

<i>A:</i><p>Stand-up paddle boarding is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S. And because SUP doesn't discriminate when it comes to water—it can be still or rushing—you can find classes and meet-ups just about everywhere. But if you've never done it before, here's Kristin Artz from the World Paddle …

Putin, Ukraine leader talk peace in phone call

The leaders of Ukraine and Russia talked peace on Thursday amid the longstanding tensions between the countries over the grinding unrest in eastern Ukraine.<p>Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin chatted over the telephone, according to Poroshenko's office. Putin …

Can Obama avoid mission creep in Iraq?

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Obama is about to send up to 300 military advisers to Iraq in an attempt to stabilize a situation that is rapidly disintegrating. Obama had hoped that the end of the Iraq war would be a key accomplishment of his administration. But just as he thought it was safe to get out, the …

You have one month left to enter the 2014 Traveler Photo Contest. Submit your best travel photos today for a chance to win a trip to Alaska! http://on.natgeo.com/1km9G4j #TPC2014 Pictured here, a reflection of Venice, Italy. Photograph by Halszka Tutaj-Gasinska/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest