On Saturday, the Russian Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter announced, following his victory in the main fight of the UFC 254 tournament in Abu Dhabi over his American opponent Justin Gaethje, that he had performed the last fight of his professional UFC career.
Sputnik staff were surprised to get free publicity from HBO's show based on sacked FBI Director James Comey's fanciful memoirs of the 2016 US election - because the network hadn't bothered to fact-check or even contact the news site before writing it into the script.
Katharina Zammit, better known Kitty Schmidt, ran the famous Salon Kitty brothel in Berlin during the Nazi era. Senior officers in Hitler's counter-intelligence service blackmailed her into letting them spy on clients by using hidden microphones placed in the bedrooms.
The development follows Turkish President Erdogan's harsh reaction towards new measures that his French counterpart announced in response to the beheading of a school teacher by a Muslim refugee for showing Prophet Muhammad cartoons to pupils in a Paris suburb.
Earlier this week, Texas became the 11th US state to join the Justice Department’s antitrust lawsuit against Google over the Internet giant’s alleged abuse of online search dominance.
The Royal Thames Yacht Club of Knightsbridge, London, is the world’s oldest operational yacht club. Past commodores include a number of monarchs from the Royal Family. Andrew was gifted the position as commodore by The Queen in 2015 in celebration of his 55th birthday.
A day before, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stressed that Ankara won't be holding any consultations with the US regarding tests of the air defence systems.
According to the emergency services' updated statement, ten crew members have been rescued after their vessel caught fire in the Sea of Azov.