Russians accused of obstructing WADA's investigation of doping

Jun 16, 2016

Russians accused of obstructing WADA's investigation of doping

The World Anti-Doping Agency alleged Wednesday that Russian athletes and government agencies continued to obstruct and deceive drug testers, even as Russia tries to regain its place in Olympic track and field. In a report published two days before a key vote on whether ...

Delays by Tehran lead Kerry to threaten to quit Iran nuke deal talks

Jul 10, 2015

Delays by Tehran lead Kerry to threaten to quit Iran nuke deal talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry threatened Thursday to walk away from nuclear talks as he signaled that diplomats won’t conclude an agreement over the coming hours — another delay that this time could complicate American efforts to quickly implement any deal. “This is ...

Feb 10, 2015

U.S. derails amendment to toughen nuclear safety pact: diplomats

The United States has derailed a proposal to toughen nuclear safety standards by amending a global atomic treaty, diplomats said, with opponents of the move arguing it would get mired in lengthy parliamentary ratification. Months of wrangling about the future of the 77-nation Convention ...