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Russian cargo ship heads to space station, breaking string of failures

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off on Friday to deliver a cargo ship loaded with food, water and equipment to the International Space Station, breaking a string of launch failures, a NASA TV broadcast showed.

Russian cargo ship heads to space station, breaking string of failures

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., July 3 - A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off on Friday to deliver a cargo ship loaded with food, water and equipment to the International Space Station, breaking a string of launch failures, a NASA TV broadcast showed.

Russia waits in wings as Greek debt crisis deepens

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin must be finding it hard to contain a wry smile as the European Union struggles with Greece's debt problems.

Russia waits in wings as Greek debt crisis deepens

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin must be finding it hard to contain a wry smile as the European Union struggles with Greece's debt problems.

Russia waits in wings as Greek debt crisis deepens

MOSCOW, July 3 - Russian President Vladimir Putin must be finding it hard to contain a wry smile as the European Union struggles with Greece's debt problems.

European Union leaders unlikely to attend China's World War Two parade, envoy says

BEIJING - Top leaders from the European Union are unlikely to attend Beijing's military parade in September to commemorate the end of World War Two, the bloc's ambassador to China said on Friday, adding he was worried about the message the event would send.

Russian rouble edges lower; market awaits Fitch review

MOSCOW, July 3 - Russia's rouble fell on Friday, as traders awaited a sovereign rating review by Fitch and caution reigned before a weekend referendum in Greece that could shape the future of the euro zone and affect investor appetite for risky assets worldwide.

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Russia may start Reserve Fund replenishing with oil above $70 - minister

MOSCOW - Russian Finance Ministry wants to restart replenishing the emergency Reserve Fund if the oil price exceeds $70 per barrel Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said.

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Russia may start Reserve Fund replenishing with oil above $70 - minister

MOSCOW - Russian Finance Ministry wants to restart replenishing the emergency Reserve Fund if the oil price exceeds $70 per barrel Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said.

UPDATE 1-Russia may start Reserve Fund replenishing with oil above $70 - minister

MOSCOW, July 2 - Russian Finance Ministry wants to restart replenishing the emergency Reserve Fund if the oil price exceeds $70 per barrel Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said.

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'Yes' camp takes slim lead in Greek bailout referendum poll

ATHENS - Supporters of Greece's bailout terms have taken a wafer-thin opinion poll lead over the 'No' vote backed by the leftist government, 48 hours before a referendum that may determine the country's future in the euro zone. | Video