French Police Use Tear Gas Against English, Welsh Football Fans in Lille

French police on Wednesday fired tear gas against English and Welsh football supporters in the northern city of Lille, a RIA Novosti correspondent reported.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:21 GMT


Russian Producer Makes Changes to RD-180 Engines to Avoid Future Anomalies

The producer of Russias RD-180 rocket engines has made the required changes to avoid engine anomalies in the future, United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced in a release on Wednesday. </p>

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:25 GMT


US Congress Should Declassify 28 Pages of 9/11 Inquiry Documents - Lawmaker

The United States should release 28 pages of an investigative report on the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 because they will not harm national security and the American public has a right to know what happened, US Congressman Walter Jones said in a press release on Wednesday.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:27 GMT


LIGO Scientists Record 2nd Gravitational Wave Signal in History

Scientists from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) Scientific Collaboration have for the second time in history detected gravitational waves predicted by Albert Einstein, the Moscow State University said Wednesday.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:32 GMT


Erdogan's Letter to Putin Means 'Ankara Ready to Open New Page' With Moscow

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on the occasion of Russia's national holiday, sending him a letter in which he expressed hope for the improvement of ties between both countries. In an interview with Radio Sputnik, Turkish politicians from various parties commented on the issue.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:42 GMT


Anomaly in Cygnus Spacecraft Launch Caused by Unexpected Fuel Changes

The anomaly that prompted the premature booster shutdown during the Cygnus spacecraft launch on March 22 was caused by unexpected changes in fuel pressure and flow, United Launch Alliance (ULA) announced in a release on Wednesday.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:42 GMT


FBI Pursues Many Leads in Orlando Terror Attack

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is pursuing many leads in the investigation of Sundays mass shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida, FBI agent Ron Hopper said in a press briefing on Wednesday. </p>

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:45 GMT


Shining Example: Russia's Syrian Campaign as a 'Model' for Washington

It's time for Washington to return to fact-based analysis and realism in its foreign policy, former US Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Chas Freeman writes, adding that the United States needs to work with its European allies, Russia, and its Middle Eastern partners to tackle the problem of terrorism.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:46 GMT


‘Daesh May Continue to Strike Individual Targets’ During Euro-2016

A French police officer and his wife were stabbed to death by a man who had sworn allegiance to Daesh. Political analyst and associate fellow at the Institute of International and Strategic Relations in Paris, Dr Jean-Yves Camus, spoke to Sputnik about this attack.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 00:47 GMT


Orlando Massacre: Some Victims May Have Been Killed by Police

Orlando Police Chief John Mina has stated that there is a possibility that some of the victims of the deadly massacre at an Orlando gay club over the weekend may have accidentally been killed by law enforcement members trying to save them.

// Jun. 16, 2016 - 01:00 GMT