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Ebola Quarantine, Beijing Ice Bucket Challenge And Greasy Pole Climbing: Week In Photos, Aug. 17 - 24
Nothing quite compares to the power of a photograph to communicate the goings on in the world.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
New York Daily News
Former Miss Spain comes out as a lesbian with sultry Instagram snap
Former Miss Spain Patricia Yurena posted a photo on Instagram of her with her girlfriend Vanessa Klein with the caption 'Romeo and Julliet.'
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Administration condemns Russian move into Ukraine
The Obama administration on Friday condemned the movement of a Russian convoy into eastern Ukraine, calling it a violation of Ukraine's sovereignty and demanding that it be withdrawn.
The Washington Post
Russia Aid Convoy Without Consent Deemed Invasion by Ukraine
Trucks carrying humanitarian aid from Russia crossed the border to Ukraine, which said the move amounted to an invasion as the convoy moved without its consent.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
USA invites Russia to discuss elimination of ballistic missiles
US authorities invited Russia to discuss the implementation of the treaty on the elimination of intermediate-range missiles at the top level, White House spokeswoman Marie Harf said.
Levon Aronian Invited To FIDE Grand-Prix 2014-2015
PRIX 2014-2015 09:59, 21 August, 2014 YEREVAN, AUGUST 21, ARMENPRESS. The leader of the Armenian men's chess team Levon Aronian has been invited to participate in the FIDE Grand-Prix 2014-2015.
The First Post
Is Putin abandoning Ukraine's rebels?
Analysts believe the Russian president may be looking for a way to save face by withdrawing support for pro-Russian separatists President Putin appears to be moving towards a face-saving settlement in eastern Ukraine, but with Ukrainian government troops on the front foot it is unclear whether Kiev is in any mood to offer Russia an easy way out.
Ukraine's economy: Broken down
"It was hit by Grad missiles," says a rebel waving his machinegun as he guards a checkpoint next to a bullet-riddled bus.
Russia targets McDonald's in expanding East-West trade war
Russian authorities launched nationwide inspections of McDonald's restaurants on Thursday after shutting several wildly-popular Moscow locations on apparent government orders aimed at striking back against biting Western sanctions.
India plans to purchase three A-50 AWACS aircraft
India plans to purchase three Russian A-50 AWACS aircraft, ITAR-TASS reports with reference to a source close to the Military-Industrial Commission of Russian Federation.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Russia's 'Star City' where cosmonauts have trained for 50 years
Few outsiders have ever seen it with their own eyes - but one photographer has now gained rare access to the heart of the Russian space programme.
Globe and Mail
The best images from the past 24 hours
A nurse holds the hand of a premature baby, who was born at five months of pregnancy, after feeding it with expressed breast milk on the first day of donation at a hospital in Medellin.
Which cities get the most and the least sleep?
A new study reveals how much sleep residents of different cities in the world typically get, suggesting that people in Melbourne sleep the most and people in Tokyo sleep the least.
Russian Federation: Business/general English teacher
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Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Russian Convoy Set to Enter Ukraine
An agreement to allow Russia to deliver humanitarian aid to eastern Ukraine seems near after Kiev dropped its objections to the fleet of trucks entering its territory.
Samara Airport grows by 12% in 2013; Finnair touches down from Helsinki
Norwalk Citizen News
Protesters plant Ukraine flag on Moscow skyscraper
An alpinist paints yellow over the blue at one of Moscow's Stalin-era skyscrapers with a star on top, which was painted in colors of the Ukrainian national flag, in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
New Canaan News-Review
Kargin, students give annual recital
Yaroslav Kargin and his students recently presented the ninth annual recital at the Waveny Care Center.
Shelby Shopper And Info
Dorothy Elizabeth Greene Lynch
Dorothy Elizabeth Greene Lynch, died Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Ally's Cove Assisted Living in White Oak Manor, Kings Mountain.