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  1. Top NASA Official: Paying Russia To Ferry Astronauts Is UnwiseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    NASA's top official is pleading with Congress for more money, saying paying Russia to shuttle U.S. astronauts to the international space station is a misguided investment that would be better spent in the United States. In an unusual editorial published August 28, Charles Bolden lamented the fact that Washington earlier this month was forced to sign a $490 million contract extension with Russia to continue ferrying U.S. astronauts to and from the orbiting station.

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  2. Russia reveals photos of its latest manned spacecraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SlashGear.com

    It's sometimes easy to forget that the US's NASA and SpaceX aren't the only agencies coming up with new and improved ways to get humans into space . Russia is another nation with similar ambitions, and they've recently revealed the first photos of their new in-development spacecraft.

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  3. Bao Bao, the Smithsonian National Zoo Cubs and the History of Panda DiplomacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | US News & World Report

    Washington is no stranger to diplomats. Embassies and ambassadorial residences dot the city.

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  4. NASA director to Congress: Funding NASA is an investment in American industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Christian Science Monitor

    NASA administrator Maj. Gen. Charles Bolden urged legislators to increase funding for NASA's Commercial Crew Program, in an editorial published on Friday in Wired magazine.

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  5. Congress, Don't Make Us Hitch Rides With Russia. Love, NASARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wired

    Saturday will mark 1,500 days since the Space Shuttle touched down for the final time. Grounding human spaceflights was always supposed to be temporary as we made the necessary transition to a new generation of spacecraft, operated by American commercial carriers.

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  6. Manchester City Champions League draw: All you need to know about...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Premier League leaders Manchester City have once again been handed the Champions League so-called 'Group of Death' as Manuel Pellegrini attempts to take his big spending side beyond the last 1 for a first time. Manchester City star player Sergio Aguero will need to stay fit if City are going to make an impact in Europe No.

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  7. Behind the scenes of an anti-Japan war dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Reuters

    In the run-up to next week's celebration of China's victory over Japan in World War Two, Beijing is ramping up nationalism and propaganda with TV dramas about the war. Eve Johnson has more.

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  8. Trips every traveler should experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | CNN

    TripAdvisor has compiled a new list of 10 trips of a lifetime. Bring on the vodka -- you're going to need it if you plan to see the epic train journey in the number 10 slot though to completion.

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  9. Airbus Delays A380 Delivery to Transaero, Citing Russian EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Bloomberg

    An Airbus SAS A380 super jumbo performs a flying display on day two of the 51st International Paris Air Show in Paris, France, on June 16, 2015. Airbus Group SE has postponed the delivery of its A380 superjumbo to Transaero Airlines in order to help the No.

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  10. 10 dream trips every traveler should experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | CNN

    TripAdvisor has compiled a new list of 10 trips of a lifetime. Bring on the vodka -- you're going to need it if you plan to see the epic train journey in the number 10 slot though to completion.

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  11. Russian extends travel time to International Space StationRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The Russian Federal Space Agency says the next manned trip to the International Space Station will be extended from the usual six hours to two days. Roscosmos said in a statement released on Wednesday that the decision was made due to security concerns after the space lab had to adjust its orbit last month, dodging space junk.

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  12. Anelik Bank implemented a joint Hotel Express VISA Gold cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ARMINFO news agency

    The press service of the bank told ArmInfo, that Hotel Express VISA Gold includes a package of special privileges provided for travel, holiday, visits to restaurants and shopping. Holders of this card are the privileged members of the travelers club and receive a special discount of 80 thousand hotels in 140 countries around the world.

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  13. Abe to skip Beijing visit during WWII ceremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The China Post

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will not visit China next week, the government said Monday, as Beijing prepares for a huge military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of Tokyo's defeat in World War II. Abe had decided to put off a visit "given the situation in parliament," said top government spokesman Yoshihide Suga.

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  14. There is peace in space. But will earthly conflicts end it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | MacLeans

    Commander of the Soviet crew of Soyuz, Alexei Leonov and commander of the American crew of Apollo, Thomas Stafford , shake hands 17 July 1975 in the space, somewhere over Western Germany, after the Apollo-Soyuz docking manoeuvres. The skies were clear over central Kazakhstan in the wee hours of March 25, 2014-so cloudless that U.S. astronaut Richard Mastracchio could peer from his perch in the International Space Station and watch the launch of the Russian-made spacecraft bringing a crew of three to join him.

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  15. Japanese foreign minister to postpone Russia visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | NHK World

    Japan is set to postpone its foreign minister's visit to Russia after that country's prime minister visited one of 4 islands that are controlled by Russia but claimed by Japan. But Japanese officials say they plan to seek dialogue with Russia to try to solve the longstanding territorial dispute.

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  16. Kishida protests Medvedev's island visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | NHK World

    Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida has protested to Russia over Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's visit to one of the 4 northern Pacific islands controlled by Russia but claimed by Japan. Kishida summoned Russian Ambassador Evgeny Afanasiev to his ministry on Saturday evening.

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  17. Historicist: A Toronto Journalist Reports from the USSR in 1932Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Torontoist

    The Kremlin from the Moscow River, from William Henry Chamberlin, Soviet Russia-A Living Record and a History . Frederick Griffin was generally impressed with the Soviet Union.

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  18. Medvedev trip to disputed island criticized by TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Japan Times

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev visited one of the Japanese-claimed islands off Hokkaido on Saturday in a trip that has drawn fire from Tokyo. Following news reports that Medvedev planned to travel to the Russian-held island of Etorofu to attend a forum for young people living there, the government had appealed for the visit to be scrapped.

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  19. Watermelons cascade down a mall's fountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Reuters

    Russian glitzy GUM mall on Red Square in Moscow fills its iconic fountain with watermelons and cantaloupes. Roselle Chen reports.

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  20. Memphis double gives Man United play-off edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | ABC News

    Memphis Depay has introduced himself to Old Trafford with two stylish goals as Manchester United came from behind to beat Club Brugge 3-1 in their Champions League play-off first leg. Bidding to reach the group phase after a first season out of the competition in 19 years, United fell behind to an early Michael Carrick own goal, only for Memphis to turn the game around before half-time with a pair of brilliant strikes.

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