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3 hrs ago | Suria

Baltics mull joint TV channel to counter...

Europe's Baltic states are in talks to set up their own Russian-language television channel in a bid to counter the deluge of propaganda aimed at their ethnic Russian populations by Moscow-backed media.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Estonia, Entertainment, Television,

17 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

Deal reached on calming Ukraine tensions - for now

In a surprise accord, Ukraine and Russia agreed Thursday on tentative steps to halt violence and calm tensions along their shared border after more than a month of Cold War-style military posturing triggered by Moscow's annexation of Crimea.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Entertainment, Television, Prison

21 hrs ago | Free Republic

'Close Observers of History' Hate Ollie North

For its second season, the creators of the FX series "The Americans" have chosen a new source for insight into the Cold War during the Reagan years -- one Lt.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Thu Apr 17, 2014

VDARE

The "National Endowment For Democracy"s Chickens Come Home to Roost

When Ronald Reagan called the Soviet Empire an " evil empire," the phrase reflected his conviction that while the East-West struggle was indeed a global geostrategic conflict, it had a deep moral dimension.

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Related Topix: The National, Entertainment, Television, Europe, World News, Ukraine, Russia, Asia,

CBC News

Putin denies Russian special forces are in eastern Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin takes part in a live broadcast nationwide phone-in in Moscow.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Entertainment, Television, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Prison

WINK-TV Fort Myers

Putin hopes no need to send troops into Ukraine

Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Thursday rejected claims that Russian special forces are fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine, but recognized for the first time that the troops in unmarked uniforms who had overtaken Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula before its annexation by Moscow were Russian soldiers.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Entertainment, Television, World News, Ukraine,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Zap2it.com

'The Americans' Season 2, episode 8: 'New Car' shows where the anger comes from

More than 30 years after the events in "The Americans," it's sometimes hard to understand where all of that Cold War anger came from.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, The Americans, Television

Zap2it.com

'The Americans' renewed for Season 3 on FX

The Cold War rages on at FX: The cable channel has picked up "The Americans" for a third 13-episode season.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, The Americans, Television

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Mail

Eastenders' Ian Beale breaks down during funeral for daughter Lucy

'The bear had my wife's head in his mouth': Husband describes horrific mauling of woman attacked in her garage after she found FIVE bears digging through her garbage Revealed: The mysterious PYRAMID the government built to shoot down incoming missiles at the height of the Cold War that was shut down for being too dangerous But Eastenders character ... (more)

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Related Topix: EastEnders, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Television, Adam Woodyatt

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Washington Examiner

It's time for Congress to hit the 'reset' button on public diplomacy

In 1946, while serving as deputy chief of the U.S. mission in Moscow, he penned "the long telegram."

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Related Topix: Entertainment

Sat Apr 12, 2014

UTV

The Americans

Cold War drama series. Elizabeth disguises herself as Clark's sister in order to clear things up with Martha.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Nova News Now

Sounds from underground: recording studio set up in Diefenbunker

Truro musician Amy Brandon sits behind the recording equipment in her new studio - Top Secret Sounds - opened in the Debert bunker.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Adweek

FX Will Renew The Americans

Fans of the FX Cold War spy drama The Americans can rest easy about the show's prospects, as the network is very close to announcing a formal third-season renewal.

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Related Topix: Tyrant, The Strain, Entertainment, Television

The Kingman Daily Miner

A piece of Kingman history makes way for development

KAAA and KZZZ's former broadcasting station on Hualapai Mountain Road, which was one of Arizona's oldest radio facilities, is no more now that buildings on the property have been razed to make way for new development.

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Related Topix: Kingman, AZ, Entertainment, Television, Williams, AZ, Mohave County, AZ, Yucca, AZ, Seligman, AZ

The Wichita Eagle

Pankaj Mishra: Don't let the laptop generals wage war in Crimea

The Cold War credentialed a kind of "thinker" who cannot think without the help of violently opposed abstractions: good versus evil, freedom versus slavery, liberal democracy versus totalitarianism, and that sort of thing.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Vladimir Putin, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Health

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

10 Things to Know for Today

Kiev's new government wants to avoid Cold War tactics between the West and Russia by having its say about its own future.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Texas

Mon Apr 07, 2014

KSL-TV

Unique formula makes 'Granite Flats' a success, director says

"Granite Flats" is a coming of age drama, set against the backdrop of the Cold War in a small Colorado town.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Utah

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Daily Mail

Seinfeld star John Pinette, 50, 'found dead in his Pittsburgh hotel room'

A joey for George! Young Prince and his kangaroo toy arrive in Sydney with Duke and Duchess of Cambridge for flight to New Zealand 'I'm an adult and make my own decisions': Teen who claims he slept with school counselor, 32, defends her after she appeared in court... while she insists the liaisons did not happen Woman who tortured her mother in law ... (more)

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Related Topix: Seinfeld, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Sat Apr 05, 2014

UTV

The Americans

Cold War drama series. Phillip and Elizabeth's attempts to keep a low profile are thwarted by Elizabeth's role in a mission exposing her emotional fragility.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Wall Street Journal

An American Ally in Putin's Line of Fire

Estonia's president, who was raised in New Jersey, on how Crimea has changed 'everything' and what NATO should do now.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Estonia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Toomas Ilves, Entertainment, Television

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