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1 hr ago | KFBB

Russian fund with US advisers eludes sanctions

As President Barack Obama warns of stepped-up economic punishments against Russia for its military incursions inside Ukraine, U.S. sanctions have so far avoided one prominent financial institution: the $10 billion Russian Direct Investment Fund, which has partnered with brand-name American companies and whose advisers include top U.S. and European ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, Blackstone Group, Advertising

1 hr ago | KFBB

Obama cautions against using force to solve crises

Faced with deepening crises in the Middle East and Ukraine, President Barack Obama is putting the brakes on the notion that American military power can solve either conflict.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers

2 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

Russia's Putin urges release of Ukrainian soldiers

Pumping an extra $3.4 billion into Texas public schools didn't convince a judge that the state is adequately funding classrooms.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, South Africa, Africa,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

Putin's Popularity Masks an Uncomfortable Reality

It has become increasingly common to hear people - even opposition politicians - say that it is in Russia's best interests for President Vladimir Putin to remain in power as long as possible.



Un Ambassador Samantha Power Warns Russia: 'the Mask is Coming Off'

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power lashed out at Russia on Thursday, a day that saw Ukraine's president accused Russia of sending troops across the Ukrainian border to fight with pro-Russian separatist rebels.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Brandon Sun

Canada's jets, part of NATO mission, edge closer to Russian airspace

Canadian fighter jets will be patrolling the edge of Russian airspace next week as part of NATO's response to the unravelling situation in Ukraine.


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), North America, Canada, Lithuania, Stephen Harper

KRVN-AM Lexington

Ukraine Fearful of 'Russian Invasion' as Rebel Forces Open New Front

Ukraine's president called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and canceled a foreign trip Thursday because of what he described as a "Russian invasion," with rebel forces opening up a new front in the conflict.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Turkey, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Terrorism, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

24 Hours

Esposito says Soviets used steroids

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin greets former professional hockey player Phil Esposito in Moscow on February 24, 2012.



Putin's Good Cop Claim Hollow in Kiev as Rebels Widen War

Hours after Vladimir Putin hailed "positive" talks over the war in Ukraine, new accusations of Russian aggression were already being voiced in Kiev.


Wed Aug 27, 2014


Vladimir Putin: The Return of the CommuNazi

In August 1939 -- 75 years ago this week -- Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin signed the Hitler-Stalin Pact.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Poland, Opinion

Russia Taday

Death & lies: The only truth of flight MH17

The day Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 fell to Earth in pieces, everyone in our world was told Russia and Vladimir Putin murdered the 298 people aboard.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion


David Cameron has spoken to Angela Merkel about an upcoming European summit

European leaders will discuss ways to continue the pressure on Russian president Vladimir Putin and ease the crisis in Ukraine, Downing Street has said.


Related Topix: Angela Merkel

Daily Kos

Fox News again pines for Vladimir Putin to be in charge

Hey look, more wistful admiration of Russian leader Vladimir Putin from Fox News talking heads-they just cannot get enough of this guy.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News


Russian Paratroopers' Mothers Plead For Release

The wives and mothers of some of the Russian paratroopers captured in Ukraine have appealed to President Vladimir Putin to help bring them home.



Vladimir Putin Is Killing The Russian Car Industry

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Related Topix: Spring Hill, TN, Autos

News9 Oklahoma City

Mayor: Rebels enter key southeast Ukrainian town

Pro-Russian rebel forces entered a key town in southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday after three days of heavy shelling, the town's mayor said, capturing new territory far from most of their battles with government troops.


Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Russia,

The Baltimore Sun

'Men in green' raise suspicions of east Ukrainian villagers

Unidentified, heavily-armed strangers with Russian accents have appeared in an eastern Ukrainian village, arousing residents' suspicions despite Moscow's denials that its troops have deliberately infiltrated the frontier.


The Globe and Mail

The November Man: We've seen this Cold War story before

Give Russian President Vladimir Putin credit for this much: A quarter-century after the end of the Cold War, he's brought Russians back into spy thrillers.


Related Topix: A Most Wanted Man, Celebrities, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Film Noir, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, No Way Out, Movies, Entertainment

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Forex - Australian dollar gains in Asia in quiet data day

Investing.com - The Australian dollar gained on Wednesday in Asia in a quiet data day with few immediate drivers for trade.


Related Topix: Financial Markets


PM raises Russian threat in speech to troops-Image1

An emboldened Russia is a threat to it neighbours in the Arctic and Canada must be ready to respond to any Russian incursions in the region, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Tuesday as he ended his yearly tour of Canada's North.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Stephen Harper