A woman holds a placard reading "You can't shut up everyone!" as journalists and supporters take part in a protest against the list of "foreign agent" media in central Moscow. (Photo by NATALIA KOLESNIKOVA/AFP via Getty Images)

Russia’s opposition candidates decry govt censorship

Opposition candidates in Russia’s upcoming parliamentary elections have ramped up media outreach ahead of election days. In a news conference in Moscow on Saturday, a group of opposition candidates spoke with dozens of journalists from both state and independent media outlets. 

Rep. Carlos A. Gimenez (R-Fla.) in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eva Marie Uzcategui/Getty Images)

Rep. Gimenez: Terrorist attack on U.S. soil inevitable

Rep. Carlos Gimenez (R-Fla.), Homeland Security Committee member, said a terrorist attack on U.S. soil was not a matter of if, but when. In a recent interview, the Florida Republican pointed out the Taliban have taken over billions of dollars in American equipment, while Afghanistan has become a safe haven for extremists.