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  1. Higher Prices Dent Putin's Sky-High Popularity - PaperRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    Women walk past graffiti depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin, dressed in a Judogi and sitting next to a girl, on the facade of a children's health center in Yalta, Crimea. The painted word reads "Ours."

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    Tuesday Aug 25 | The St. Petersburg Times

    On Tuesday UAC signed a deal to supply 32 Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft for the Russian State Transport Leasing Company. Russian civil aviation companies face a disappointing week at the country's largest air show that opened on Tuesday as economic crisis and Western sanctions take a heavy toll on order books and scare away many foreign firms.

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  3. Economic Crisis Empties Moscow Central Street...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Even though Moscow retail property owners are increasingly willing to offer favorable lease terms to clients, Moscow's central streets continue to lose their tenants who are forced to close their outlets due to the economic crisis. In the first half of the year, the vacancy rate in prime locations in downtown Moscow climbed to 11.8 percent, the highest since 2009, according to a report released by real estate consultancy Colliers International this month.

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  4. Turning Opinions of Disability Upside DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The St. Petersburg Times

    This weekend the charitable organization Downside Up, which helps children with Down syndrome and their families, raised money and awareness for the cause with a cycling event through Moscow and Kaluga region. The 20th event of its kind saw 100 participants cycle 100km in Kaluga region on Saturday and more than 600 take to the streets of Moscow on Sunday, which were specially closed off for the event.

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  5. Economic Crisis Empties Moscow Central StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Even though Moscow retail property owners are increasingly willing to offer favorable lease terms to clients, Moscow's central streets continue to lose their tenants who are forced to close their outlets due to the economic crisis. In the first half of the year, the vacancy rate in prime locations in downtown Moscow climbed to 11.8 percent, the highest since 2009, according to a report released by real estate consultancy Colliers International this month.

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  6. B2B: Social Partnership: The Future of ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Nowadays, social partnership between business, NGOs and government is of vital importance. Only joint efforts can bring a given endeavor, especially in social sphere, to success.

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  7. For Russians, Loyalty to Putin Is Loyalty to StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The St. Petersburg Times

    The continuing deterioration of the economic situation, falling incomes and rising prices are increasingly affecting Russians. A new survey released by state-run pollster VTsIOM reveals recent changes in consumer behavior.

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  8. Japan Protests Russian PM's Visit to Disputed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev looks out from a window of an aircraft during his visit to Iturup Island, one of four islands known as the Southern Kurils in Russia and Northern Territories in Japan, Aug. 22. Japan on Saturday lodged a protest over Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's visit to one of four disputed Pacific islands which have strained ties between the two countries since the end of World War II. The decades-old argument over the territory, claimed by both states, could set back Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's efforts to court resource-rich Russia and keep the door open to dialogue, despite the Ukraine crisis.

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    Sunday Aug 23 | Austin Monthly

    "At its best - and Nothing and Everything earns the superlative - long-form improv can deliver insights about theatre itself." - The Austin Chronicle The Hideout Theatre presents Nothing and Everything: Improvised Anton Chekhov Plays at The Long Center for four evenings of boundary-pushing improvisational theatre.

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  10. Every Country in Europe, Ranked by Two Somewhat-Ignorant AmericanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Switched

    Europe! America's distant relative that it likes to awkwardly visit on occasion! With its myriad misshapen countries, centuries-old feuds, and generally above-average health care, we figured it would be the perfect candidate for a ranking. To add some quantifiable elements to the task, we tried to rank countries based on a variety of factors: food/drink, natural and man-made aesthetic beauty, contributions to modern society, openness to foreigners, number of eagle owls in their bogs, etc.

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  11. Half of Russians Believe Putin is Poorly Informed of Situation in the Country, Poll ShowsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Over half of Russians think President Vladimir Putin does not receive a complete picture of what is going on in Russia or is being deliberately misled by his entourage, according to a poll released Wednesday by an independent Russian polling center. Fifty-six percent of respondents in the poll conducted by the Levada Center said that Putin doesn't have a complete picture of the national situation, including fourteen percent who believe his closest advisors and allies are outright concealing the truth from the Russian president.

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  12. LGBT Activist Beaten Up in Central Moscow...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Fet said Moscow has turned into a city where you can be beaten 'for your unusual haircut, strange tattoo or rainbow bracelet.' Prominent Russian LGBT activist Irina Fet was beaten up near her home in central Moscow on Monday night by unknown people who shouted discriminatory insults at her, Fet wrote on her Facebook account.

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    Tuesday Aug 18 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Russia's auto exports fell 27 percent to 49,000 vehicles in the first six months of 2015, year-on-year, customs data showed. A steep decline in the ruble has hammered Russian carmakers by driving up the cost of the foreign parts they rely on, forcing them to raise prices at home and making them uncompetitive abroad.

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  14. Vice-President of the European Parliament: SWIFT cutout needed in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Charter97

    In case of further situation escalation in the Donbass, the European Parliament allows the international banking system SWIFT cutout in the Russian Federation. Ryszard Czarnecki , Vice-President of the European Parliament, stated that in the interview with Poland Radio.

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    Monday Aug 17 | Austin Monthly

    "At its best - and Nothing and Everything earns the superlative - long-form improv can deliver insights about theatre itself." - The Austin Chronicle The Hideout Theatre presents Nothing and Everything: Improvised Anton Chekhov Plays at The Long Center for four evenings of boundary-pushing improvisational theatre.

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  16. Venezuela Says Pushing for OPEC, Russia Action to Stem Oil FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Cash-strapped Venezuela is pushing for an emergency OPEC meeting and joint coordination with Russia to stem a tumble in oil prices, President Nicolas Maduro said on Tuesday night. "We're working toward a special OPEC meeting, in coming days we'll announce.

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  17. Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk airport to build new terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Air Transport World

    Russia's Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk airport will begin construction on a new terminal in 2016, which can handle 500 domestic and 200 international passengers per hour. The airport is located in Russia's Far East.

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  18. Russians Named Europe's Least Productive WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The St. Petersburg Times

    The productivity of the Russian workforce is the lowest among European countries, according to a report issued Monday by the France-based international Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, or OECD. In Russia, labor productivity - measured by the gross domestic product valued in U.S. dollars divided by the total number of hours worked by the country's workforce - stood at 25.9 in 2014. 2 comments

  19. 09:47 Kyrgyzstani sentenced to 2 years in prison in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | AkiPress

    A citizen of Russia and a citizen of Kyrgyzstan were sentenced to 2 years in prison in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk for organization of illegal immigration for the citizens of the CIS.

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  20. Mayor of Village in Crimea Found Dead in Cottage's BathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Rostislav Storozhik, mayor of Koktebel, was still breathing when his wife discovered his hanging body in the bathroom of a cottage at a local vacation residence on Friday morning, an unnamed source connected to police told news agency Krym Inform. "We think that he might have been hanged by someone else, because yesterday he was very active; he met with the head of the police and he clearly had no intention to commit suicide," another anonymous source told Krym Inform.

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