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  1. Former spy tells life-changing story at Downriver Community Prayer BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | MIPrepZone

    Jack Barsky, keynote speaker at the 30th annual Downriver Community Prayer Breakfast, kept the 1,000-member audience spellbound with the story of his transformation from KGB agent to a provider of information to the FBI and later a Christian. Listening to his compelling message were Downriver area business and political leaders, workers, retirees and students from Allen Park, Taylor and Riverview plus representatives from Gabriel Richard and St. Francis Cabrini high schools.

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  2. What's going on Thursday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Wick imprint and, if his new single is any indication, finds him heading into '70s orch-pop territory. Jason Narducy @ KGB Red Room Bass player for Bob Mould and the current live lineup of Superchunk, Jason Narducy also fronts his own band, Split ...

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  3. Punk band Channel 3 gets boost from a Stranger Things 2aRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    ... Did you catch that? This punker makes his living on heavy metal. Gardener is a licensing agent (his business is called KGB, which stands for Kimm Gardener's Business and has no ties to Russia) for pop culture images on T-shirts and in stores. They ...

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  4. Punk band Channel 3 gets boost from 'Stranger Things 2'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | The Wave

    ... Did you catch that? This punker makes his living on heavy metal. Gardner is a licensing agent (his business is called KGB, which stands for Kimm Gardner's Business and has no ties to Russia) for pop culture images on T-shirts and in stores. They ...

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  5. Radical Russian artist charged over Paris bank blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    ... the feminist punk group Pussy Riot. In November 2015, he doused the doors of the FSB - the successor to the Cold War-era KGB, or secret police - in petrol and set them on fire. After the FSB stunt, Pavlensky was handed a fine of 500,000 rubles ...

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  6. Radical Russian artist charged over Paris bank blazeRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... and chopped off part of his ear. In November 2015, he doused the doors of the FSB -- the successor to the Cold War-era KGB, or secret police -- in petrol and set them on fire. After the FSB stunt, Pavlensky was handed a fine of 500,000 rubles ...

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  7. A view of the King George/204 Flyover construction in February 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | WALB-TV Albany

    ... preparing for the upcoming traffic shift. To make motorists aware of the new traffic signal at the eastbound ramps and KGB intersection went into flash mode last week. Jill Nagel, the Public Information Officer for the Georgia Department of ...

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  8. Exiled Russian artist torches central bank branch in ParisRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... Square to denounce state power. In November 2015, he doused the doors of the FSB -- the successor to the Cold War-era KGB, or secret police -- in petrol and set them on fire. On Monday, a Banque de France spokesman told AFP the bank's entrance was ...

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  9. Charlize Theron is the main attraction of David Leitch's action-heavy thriller Atomic BlondeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Charleston City Paper

    Action and intrigue abound in this hyper-stylized spy thriller that takes the former quite seriously, boasting some of the best fight choreography on screen in recent years and a car chase worthy of Baby Driver . It's also violent as hell and makes no apologies as it punches its way through end-of-the-Cold War Berlin - on the eve of the Wall coming down - where a crucial "list" of British intel assets is up for grabs with the KGB, MI6, and other interested middlemen locked in a bloody game of chess to procure it.

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  10. 'Atomic Blonde': A noisy bombRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Davis Enterprise

    ... her colleague's killer; her task is complicated by the chaos of mass demonstrations calling for unification, while KGB loyalists resist with increasing viciousness. They've essentially re-cast 2014's loathsomely violent "John Wick" with a female ...

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  11. Theron gives - Atomic Blonde' much-needed punchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The Salinas Californian

    ... see Theron rough up men twice her size. Less successful is the film's convoluted plot, which involves a combination of KGB, CIA, MI6 and French intelligence officers trying to get their hands on an East German defector (Eddie Marsan) with an eidetic ...

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  12. 'Atomic Blonde': Charlize Theron kicks butt through BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... covert British operatives. The list also exists in physical from, inside a watch, which ends up in the hands of a rogue KGB agent. Somewhere on that list is the name of a highly-placed Soviet double agent, and it becomes clear that the agent could ...

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  13. Putin, Trump to meet in Germany amid a sea of disputesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... would lose interest in seeking an agreement," said Dmitri Trenin, the director of the Carnegie Moscow Center. Putin, a KGB veteran who once described himself as an "expert in personal communications," always focuses closely on trying to establish ...

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  14. Putin, Trump to meet in Germany amid a sea of disputesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... would lose interest in seeking an agreement," said Dmitri Trenin , the director of the Carnegie Moscow Center . Putin, a KGB veteran who once described himself as an "expert in personal communications," always focuses closely on trying to establish ...

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  15. A clandestine Cold War military unit steps into the lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Charest is unsure who he worked for. It could have been the East German Secret Police, known as the Stasi, or the Soviet KGB. As the train pulled out of the station, Charest looked at the man. Then he smiled, and as he pulled out of sight, Charest ...

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  16. A clandestine Cold War military unit steps into the lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Charest is unsure who he worked for. It could have been the East German Secret Police, known as the Stasi, or the Soviet KGB. As the train pulled out of the station, Charest looked at the man. Then he smiled, and as he pulled out of sight, Charest ...

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  17. Gregory Malanowski: Stand against the bullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Daily Camera

    ... That was the beginning of World War II! Deportations to Gulag Siberian camps and mass executions by the NKWD (later KGB) followed. Two months later, in the winter of 1939, the Russians invaded another small neighbor, Finland. They did not make much ...

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  18. Did a KGB Agent Confirm That the Sex Pistols Were Backed by the USSR to Destabilize the West?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | New Urban Legends

    A Facebook page for punk fans recirculated an old story that the Sex Pistols were a KGB plot to foment dissent in the West. On 9 May 2017, Facebook page "The Church of PUNK" shared an article reporting that a KGB agent admitted the band the Sex Pistols were an operation backed by the former Soviet Union to destabilize Western democracy: The April 2015 article reported that at the time it was published, a former KGB agent had just disclosed the punk rock plot: Alexandrei Varennikovic Voloshin, a retired KGB agent, has admitted this week on National Russian Television that the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics was behind the creation of the 1970s punk scene and financed major punk bands such as the Sex Pistols, the Clash and the Ramones.

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  19. Controversial Russian artist Pavlensky 'wins asylum in France'Read the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... and chopped off part of his ear. In November 2015, he doused the doors of the FSB -- the successor to the Cold War-era KGB, or secret police -- in petrol and set them on fire, in a performance called "Threat". After a high-profile trial, Pavlensky ...

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  20. Stalled work to resume on high-risk stretch of Knik Goose Bay RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    The road locally known as "KGB" links Wasilla to the subdivisions that make up one of the fastest growing parts of Mat-Su. A drive along the busy two-lane road is often an exercise in dangerous passes and high-pressure tailgaters.

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