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3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

By the Book

It seems things didn't "just happen" this way. I started smelling a rat when I read an article from Reuters titled " Pushing locals aside, Russians take top rebel posts in east Ukraine ," so I started digging around on the interwebs looking for anything that would shed any light on the behind-the-scenes wheeling and dealing that seemed to be going ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), US News, Liberal Political News

7 hrs ago |

The Gargoyle: Canada's geography lesson for Vladimir Putin

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

11 hrs ago |

Yatsenyuk: Russia plans to cut gas to Europe this winter

Europe faces the increasing threat of a disruption to gas supplies from its main provider Russia this winter due to the crisis in Ukraine, through which almost half of supplies flow.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin,

15 hrs ago | Transitions Online

Clearing the Airwaves

That is how broadcast regulators in Moldova characterized Russian-language news programs last month as they slapped sanctions on Russia-produced shows, going so far as to ban international news channel Russia-24 from the Moldovan airwaves for six months.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Moldova, Russia, Asia,

19 hrs ago | Russia Taday

NATO plans more bases, equipment in E. Europe to confront Russia - Rasmussen

Under the pretext of an 'overt' Russian threat, NATO is pushing for a 'readiness action plan' that will bring the Cold War military bloc closer to Russian borders than ever - even despite objections from other NATO members.


Related Topix: World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Russia, Asia, Poland, Europe, Germany

Tue Aug 26, 2014

US Tech

Balver Zinn Group's Area Sales Manager to Present at IPC Standard Workshop in Russia

The Balver Zinn Group has announced that Han Raetsen, Area Sales & Support Manager, will present at the IPC Standard and Electronic Manufacturing workshop and seminar, scheduled to take place Sept.


Related Topix: Russia, World News,


Kiev, Moscow spar over captured Russian soldiers

Ukraine releases video footage of what it says are Russian soldiers captured on its territory, as Presidents Poroshenko and Putin meet in Minsk.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Russia,


M&A: FAS Russia grants Cofco applications

Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service granted two applications of Cofco Limited, the regulatory body informed.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia,

Mon Aug 25, 2014

She Knows

Former Miss Spain becomes first national gay beauty queen

For Cailyn Cox, writing isn't just a hobby, it's her life. Passionate about Hollywood, she makes it her mission to find the most entertaining celebrity gossip for SheKnows readers.


Related Topix: Russia, World News, Entertainment


Balloons Carrying Amateur Radio Payloads Still Circling Earth

Three simple plastic foil-envelope balloons carrying Amateur Radio payloads and launched from the UK by Leo Bodnar, M0XER, remain aloft and continue to circle the Earth.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Ham Radio, World News, Russia,


MH 17 crash mystery

The Malaysian Federation has suffered two air tragedies one by one this year. The Malaysians haven't yet forgotten a grief from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 heavy loss as another catastrophe occurred.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Russia, Asia,

The Charlotte Observer

Russia plans to send second aid convoy to Ukraine

MOSCOW Russia has announced plans to send a second aid convoy to rebel-held eastern Ukraine, where months of fighting have left many residential buildings in ruins.


Related Topix: Russia, World News,

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Big News

Top Russian official says there are no plans to close McDonalds in country

MOSCOW, Russia - The Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich has told reporters Russian authorities have no plans to close the chain of 440 McDonald's restaurants in the country.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Life, Food, Fast Food

Border standoff key to Ukraine peace deal

The Ukrainian-Russian border must be brought under control to prevent arms smuggling to rebels and further deterioration in the crisis, the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, has warned.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin


Ebola Quarantine, Beijing Ice Bucket Challenge And Greasy Pole Climbing: Week In Photos, Aug. 17 - 24

Nothing quite compares to the power of a photograph to communicate the goings on in the world.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Indonesia, Iraq

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Administration condemns Russian move into Ukraine

The Obama administration on Friday condemned the movement of a Russian convoy into eastern Ukraine, calling it a violation of Ukraine's sovereignty and demanding that it be withdrawn.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, US Military, US Navy

New York Daily News

Former Miss Spain comes out as a lesbian with sultry Instagram snap

Former Miss Spain Patricia Yurena posted a photo on Instagram of her with her girlfriend Vanessa Klein with the caption 'Romeo and Julliet.'


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, World News, Russia,

Thu Aug 21, 2014


USA invites Russia to discuss elimination of ballistic missiles

US authorities invited Russia to discuss the implementation of the treaty on the elimination of intermediate-range missiles at the top level, White House spokeswoman Marie Harf said.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin,


Levon Aronian Invited To FIDE Grand-Prix 2014-2015

PRIX 2014-2015 09:59, 21 August, 2014 YEREVAN, AUGUST 21, ARMENPRESS. The leader of the Armenian men's chess team Levon Aronian has been invited to participate in the FIDE Grand-Prix 2014-2015.


Related Topix: Armenia, World News, Games, Chess, Azerbaijan, Russia,


Fighting in Ukraine as aid convoy reaches customs

Ukrainian troops have made significant gains this week in a conflict that has claimed more than 2,000 lives and forced over 340,000 people to flee their homes.


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