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1 hr ago | The Age

Edward Snowden should cut deal and go home to US, German minister says

Los Angeles Times: NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is too young to spend his life dodging extradition in remote foreign locales, Germany's justice minister said on Tuesday in advising the fugitive to return to the United States and face the charges against him.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Salisbury Journal

Russia hit by new world sanctions

The European Union and US are to impose new economic sanctions against Russia following the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which has been blamed on Moscow-backed rebels in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Asia, World News, Russia, US News, Barack Obama, US Politics, Washington, DC

GPB.org

France Presses On With Deal To Sell Two Warships To Russia

People holding Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar flags demonstrate in front of the French-built Vladivostok warship in St. Nazaire, western France, on June 1. The protesters are opposed to the to the sale of the Vladivostok and Sevastopol warships to Russia.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Ukraine,

The Miami Herald

a Gop ultimatum to Vlad

With the party united, the odds are now at least even that the GOP will not only hold the House but also capture the Senate in November.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization),

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson calls Vladimir Putin a 'megalomaniac'

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson said Russian President Vladimir Putin was a "megalomaniac" who "doesn't care about the Russian economy" as he urged the U.S. and its western allies to show resolve in the crisis over Ukraine.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican

Food Industry

Putin gets taster to check food for poison

Russian president Vladimir Putin employs a personal food taster to ensure his meals are not poisoned and the Queen hates shellfish, according to the chefs that prepare their food.

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Related Topix: Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

The Age

'I'd love to shoot you down'

Ivanovskoe, Russia: In eastern Ukraine, one text message can turn you into an enemy.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine,

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Daily Caller

We Should Praise the WWE's Use of Vladimir Putin

World Wrestling Entertainment has come under fire for its recent use of Vladimir Putin on its programming.

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Related Topix: World Wrestling Entertainment, Entertainment, Drama, Television, US News

NorthJersey.com

US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty

In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach "a very serious matter" and going public with allegations that have simmered for some time.

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Myrtle Beach Online

Not lovin' it in Russia: McDonald's, Wendy's in Kremlin's cross hairs

Two of the United States' biggest burger chains have become the latest targets of Kremlin wrath, with McDonald's fast-food offerings under the political microscope for alleged impurities and Wendy's driven out of Russia altogether by deteriorating collaboration with the host country.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Life, Food, Fast Food, Hamburger, Agriculture, Science

Bellingham Herald

Business Highlights

Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Real Estate, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Housing

The Fresno Bee

European allies no help in dealing with Putin

Even if it accomplishes nothing else, calling Vladimir Putin nasty names makes us feel a little better.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Francois Hollande

The Wall Street Journal

Seib Video: Has Putin Overplayed His Hand?

After the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine allegedly by Russian separatists, pressure has grown on Russian President Vladimir Putin to back off his support of the rebels.

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The Wall Street Journal

Clinton to Europe: Loosen Russia's Energy Grip

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called on European nations to become less dependent on Russian energy supplies and impose stronger sanctions on their Eastern neighbor.

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

West Australian

Hague court to order Russia to pay $50 billion in Yukos case - paper

Shareholders in defunct oil giant Yukos won a court battle against Russia in one of the largest-ever commercial legal cases, in which Moscow must pay $50 billion for expropriating the assets, Kommersant daily said, citing unnamed sources.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

Russia started building its three newest submarines on Sunday in the...

Vladimir Putin speaking at the Navy Day celebrations in the northern port of Severomorsk on Sunday.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, US Military, US Navy, US News,

Switched

Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs: My Fear Is That Putin Is Lighting A Fire He Cannot Control

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey testifies before the House Appropriations Committee's Defense Subcommittee on the FY2015 Department of Defense budget at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, March 13, 2014.

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KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

US Releases Photos Purported to Show Russia Fired Artillery Into Ukraine

The United States has released images that, it says, prove Russian military forces have fired artillery from Russian territory into Ukraine.

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Ananova

Airline Chief: Some Flight Paths Are Unsafe

A Malaysia Airlines official has called for the creation of a new body to decide which flight paths are safe following the MH17 crash in Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Malaysia, World News,

The Baltimore Sun

Pushing locals aside, Russians take top rebel posts in east Ukraine

As Ukrainian troops gained ground in eastern Ukraine in early July, separatist leader, Aleksander Borodai, a Russian national, left for Moscow for political consultations.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Russia,

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