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3 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

The 26 Best Cities In The World To See Street Art

The street art world has undergone a massive shift in the past few years, with famous figures like Banksy and Shepard Fairey elevating the medium to mainstream consciousness.

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7 hrs ago | Newsday

Vladimir Putin says he hopes no need to send troops into Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to the CEO of Siemens AG Joe Kaeser during their meeting in the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, March 26, 2014.

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

10 hrs ago | Charter97

Head of Japan's MFA cancels visit to Russia

The visit of Japan's Minister of Foreign Affairs Fumio Kishida to Russia, scheduled to late April, has been postponed.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

Ukrainian delegation visits Fairfield

A group of six Ukrainians visited Maharishi School of the Age of Enlightenment Thursday to learn about the school and to share information about their native country.

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Related Topix: Fairfield, IA, Education Etc., World News, Russia, Asia, Jefferson County, IA

EDGE

Co-Creator of Russia's 'Homosexual Propaganda' Law Wants to Ban Gay Bars

One of Russia's lawmakers who helped create the infamous "homosexual propaganda" bill, which was signed into law by President Vladimir Putin last summer, is now urging for all gay clubs and LGBT social media pages to be banned, Gay Star News reports.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, World News, Russia, Vladimir Putin, Asia,

PR-inside.com

Just Released: "TMK (TRMK) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"

The company classifies its products into two major divisions namely, seamless products and welded products.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News,

CNN

Can 'odd couple' Kerry and Lavrov take the edge off crisis?

Russian ties may be at their frostiest since the height of the Cold War, but at least there's some warmth to the relationship between U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, Condoleezza Rice, George Bush,

Big News Network.com

Russia calls UN Security Council meeting on Ukraine

In a note to members, which supposedly stemmed from a Russian request, council members were originally invited to informal consultations on Monday evening.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Weekday Magazine

Czech Hotel Owner Stages One-Man Protest Against Russia

As far as hotels go, the Brioni Boutique is pretty nondescript. Except, of course, for the neatly printed note on its door with the following message: "As of March 24, 2014 we refuse accommodation to citizens of the Russian Federation because of the annexation of Crimea.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Russia,

Customer Interaction Solutions

DGAP-Regulatory: Sberbank: STATEMENT of Material Fact 'On specific...

Regulatory: Sberbank: STATEMENT of Material Fact 'On specific resolutions adopted by the Board of Directors of the issuer' Sberbank / Miscellaneous 16.04.2014 10:34 Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EquityStory.RS, LLC - a company of EQS Group AG.

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Related Topix: Russia, Asia, World News,

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Hot Spot Gets Cold Shoulder

In the early 1990s, when the German spa town of Baden-Baden was aging and fading, an inflow of Russian money that followed the collapse of the Soviet Union boosted tourism and drove up real-estate prices.

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Daily Mail

Frank Herfort captures post-Soviet projects constructed since the fall of Communism

A photographer spent four years travelling across the former Soviet Union, taking pictures of the grand new buildings constructed since the fall of Communism.

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Related Topix: Red, World News, Russia, Asia, Kazakhstan,

BroadwayWorld.com

U.S. Premiere of Eugene Onegin Set for Ny City Center, 5/29-6/1

Beginning in May, The Cherry Orchard Festival Foundation will hold its 2nd annual International Arts Festival in New York City.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Theater

Washington Post

Monkey Cage: What Putin gets about soft power

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with All-Russia People's Front activists in his Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow, Russia, 10 April 2014.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, US News, Liberal Political News

AlertNet

Ukraine crackdown on pro-Moscow separatists gets off to slow start

Russia declared Ukraine on the brink of civil war on Tuesday as Kiev said an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro-Moscow separatists was underway, though the crackdown got off to a slow start, if at all.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Europe, Ukraine, Terrorism

The China Post

Little sign of progress as Obama, Putin speak

Speaking for the first time in more than two weeks, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin showed little sign of agreement on Monday, with the U.S. leader urging pro-Russian forces to de-escalate the situation in eastern Ukraine and Putin denying that Moscow was interfering in the region.

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

Mon Apr 14, 2014

CBC News

Harper calls Russia's Ukraine moves 'significant threat' to world peace

Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the events that unfolded over the weekend in Ukraine are the work of "Russian provocateurs" orchestrated by the regime of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Related Topix: Stephen Harper, World News, Russia, Asia, Vladimir Putin, North America, Canada, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

The Huffington Post

The Pulitzer Prizes Just Demolished The Idea That Edward Snowden Is A Traitor

DECEMBER 2013: APPLY) Former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden poses for a photo during an interview in an undisclosed location in December 2013 in Moscow, Russia.

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Related Topix: Russia, World News, Journalism

Norwalk Citizen News

EU moves to sanction more Russians over Ukraine

Sweden's Foregn Minister Carl Bildt, left, talks with Britain's Foreign Secretary William Hague, center, and Denmark's Foreign Minister Martin Lidegaard at the start of an EU foreign ministers meeting at the EU Council building in Luxembourg, Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Russia, Europe, Bosnia and Herzegovina,

Norwalk Citizen News

Ukraine asks for UN peacekeepers in restive east

Pro-Russian men storm a police station in the eastern Ukrainian town of Horlivka on Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Oleksandr Turchynov

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