How the US Hoped the Super Bowl Would Teach Russia About Sochi Security

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_68510b4fb1.jpgPascal Le Segretain/Getty Images (SOCHI, Russia) -- In 2012, an unlikely group rolled up to the Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis. While everyone else in the stadium was glued to the action on the field, David Rubincam and a gaggle of Russian officials were more interested in the security surrounding the event. Rubincam, then the Legal Attache at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow, was the lucky American official who escorted them to the big game.

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Kerry to Iran Foreign Minister Zarif: Existing Sanctions Will Remain

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_53725b65f3.jpgScott J. Ferrell/CQ-Roll Call,Inc./Getty Images (MUNICH) -- U.S. Secretary John Kerry met with Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday to discuss upcoming negotiations over a dispute of Iran's nuclear program. During the talks, Kerry made clear that the United States will continue to enforce existing sanctions. The meeting took place on the margins of the Munich Security Conference.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Ticketed for Jaywalking

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_e06af60a87.jpgSteve Russell/Toronto Star via Getty Images (TORONTO) -- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford received a ticket for jaywalking in British Columbia on Friday night, encountering police hours after arriving for a weekend trip. Amin Massoudi, Ford's spokeperson, confirmed the incident to the Toronto Sun. Though witnesses said the mayor seemed under the influence, Ford said he only drank a Diet Coke.

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John Kerry: US, EU Stand with Ukraine

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_42a1941e3b.jpgChristof Stache/AFP/Getty Images (MUNICH) -- As political unrest grows in Ukraine, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said the United States and European Union stand with the country's people in their fight. Kerry spoke at an international security conference in Munich on Saturday, where the riots in Ukraine were a main topic of discussion. The Secretary of State expressed the importance of the battle for a democratic European future.

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Diver Killed Working on Shipwrecked Costa Concordia

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-02_f28a71bf98.jpgMarco Secchi/Getty Images (ROME) -- An underwater diver died Saturday while working as part of a team salvaging the shipwrecked Costa Concodia cruise ship. The Spanish diver was working for the Titan Micoperi consortium and was assigned to attach tanks on the side of the semi-submerged luxury liner. No further details were available on his cause of death.

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