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5 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Kiev forces have shelled residential areas in the center of the rebel-held town of Donetsk, killing at least three people and damaging several apartment blocks, a kindergarten and a cultural center.
10 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A woman cast her ballot at a polling station during presidential and mayoral elections in Kiev, Ukraine, on May, 25. President Petro Poroshenko recently announced that Ukraine will elect a new Parliament on Oct. 26. One would expect voters to place a high priority on a candidate's ethnicity and language .
14 hrs ago | Blackburn Citizen
HACKERS have targeted the email account of East Lancashire cycling supremo Brian Cookson, claiming he had been mugged and needed money to pay his hotel bills.
The directly elected Czech President Milos Zeman promised that he would reveal the names of the authors of the controversial amnesty declared by his predecessor Vaclav Klaus on New Year Day 2013, but he did not do it, Lukas Jelinek writes in daily Pravo today.
According to the Daily Mail , 16-year-old Lolita Richi is now the youngest doll-like human in the world.
Detainees in orange jumpsuits sit in a holding area under the eyes of military police during in-processing to the temporary detention facility at Camp X-Ray of the naval base at Guantanamo Bay in this file photo.
A Sich special volunteer battalion member attends an oath-taking and farewell ceremony in Kiev on Tuesday.
A judge in Wyoming sentenced a 75-year-old Missouri woman to life in prison on Monday for killing her husband with a rifle in the mid-1970s then throwing his body down the shaft of an abandoned gold mine where it... A judge in Wyoming sentenced a 75-year-old Missouri woman to life in prison on Monday for killing her husband with a rifle in the ... (more)
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko called early parliamentary elections for Oct. 26 after the ruling coalition of the nation fighting a pro-Russian insurgency collapsed last month.
TOUGH STAND: German chancellor Angela Merkel arrives to meet with Ukraine president Petro Poroshenko in Kiev on August 23. Germany's democratic polity and culture run deep, enthusiastically and seriously embraced by Germans She can't help it.
A powerful earthquake that struck the heart of California's wine country caught many people sound asleep, sending dressers, mirrors and pictures crashing down around them.
In the eyes of Ukrainian Ambassador Yurii Diudin, it has taken the 23 years of the independence being marked today for his country to finally sever the post-Soviet umbilical chord but the process has been irreversibly consolidated by the events of the last 10 months.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 01:56 pm
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