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Stories with subject: Friendships
  • Hiker: Trail record holder missed out camaraderie 
    Updated: Sep-12-15 3:21 pm

    BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine - Hikers on the Appalachian Trail say an ultramarathoner who set the speed record for completing the trail - and then got into trouble for his celebration atop of Maine's Mt. Katahdin - missed out on the camaraderie of others on the trail with his rapid, 46-day journey.

  • North Korean kids join Russian class to promote friendship 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 3:46 pm

    KHABAROVSK, Russia - Inside a fourth-grade classroom in Russia's Far East, there is something unusual among the standard collection of posters, books and backpacks: Portraits of two former North Korean leaders hang side-by-side with a picture of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

  • Italy's ex-PM comes to Crimea to meet with old friend Putin 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 10:04 am

    MOSCOW - Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on Friday came to Russia-occupied Crimea in a sign of symbolic support for his close friend, Russian President Vladimir Putin.