The soft drink giant is one of the few big U.S. firms with major investments in Russia. And the reasons why say a lot about why the U.S. has less leverage in Russia than it might like.
More people reported being covered by insurance they purchased themselves or by Medicaid. The percentage who said they were covered by employer plans fell slightly.
NASA needs Russian rockets to reach the International Space Station, and Russia needs NASA’s money to help finance operations.
Technology talk is often focused on software and programs that run inside our devices. But a “maker movement” is driving interest toward making the physical devices themselves.
This is the first time prosecutors have directly linked Vincent Gray to the secret effort waged on his behalf in 2010. Gray is seeking a second term in office.
Nazario Moreno, leader of the Knights Templar drug cartel, is dead — again. He was wrongly confirmed dead in 2010, but now, Mexican authorities claim they know “100 percent” that they killed him.
Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden addressed the South by Southwest Interactive Festival, urging developers to build encryption systems to stifle government snooping.
Before Secretary of State John Kerry agrees to visit Russia, the State Department says it wants to see concrete evidence that Russia’s ready for serious discussions on ending the crisis in Ukraine.
On display at South by Southwest is an attempt to create the future of storytelling. HBO is working with Oculus — maker of virtual reality goggles — to put the audience right into Game of Thrones.
A Pew Study finds that the milliennial generation has a low level of social trust. There are several possible causes for this distrust, including a skewed social media culture and a faltering economy.
Maybe we should treat ranting like smoking, by creating special areas where people can rage together.
In his first extensive comments about what his son did, Peter Lanza tells The New Yorker that “you can’t get any more evil.” Adam Lanza killed 20 children and 6 educators at a Connecticut school.
Recent rains have brought wet relief to parched sections of California. The state’s drought is far from over — but the fresh water is a welcome sight at reservoirs.
Also: Father of the Sandy Hook killer “searches for answers;” Northern California is rattled by quake, but no significant damage is reported.
Russian President Vladimir Putin continues to deflect the concerns of Western leaders. Meanwhile, fears grow about confrontations between pro-Russian and pro-Ukrainian groups.