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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

WTI Oil Set for Worst Month in Nine on Dollar Gain; Brent Falls

West Texas Intermediate dropped for a fourth day, slipping below $100 a barrel, as the dollar headed for its biggest monthly gain against the euro since last February, curbing the appeal of the commodity.

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7 hrs ago | CBC News

Inquiry into poisoning death of former Russian spy opens in U.K.

A man looks at a portrait of ex-spy Andrei Litvinenko by Russian artists Dmitry Vrubel and Viktoria Timofeyeva in the Marat Guelman gallery in Moscow.

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11 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Russia ordered to pay another $2.5 bln for Yukos

The decision follows a ruling Monday by an international court ordering Russian President Vladimir Putin's government to pay a colossal $50 billion to the former majority shareholder in Yukos.

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16 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun

California should thank Vladimir Putin: Joe Mathews

California, with its historic reliance on defense-related industries, never quite recovered from the end of the Cold War.

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Related Topix: California, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Los Angeles, CA, Opinion

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Viking FM

Nato 'Unprepared' For Possible Russia Attack

An influential group of MPs says that the recent conflict in Ukraine has revealed "serious deficiencies" in Nato's preparedness to counter threats.

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Forbes.com

Is Putin's Non-Denial An Admission That Russia Shot Down MH17?

Vladimir Putin 's curious silence on the shooting down of the Malaysian Airliner is the equivalent of Sherlock Holmes' "dog that did not bark."

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News Max

Darrell Issa on Malaysian Jet Deaths: Blood Is on Putin's Hands

Russian President Vladimir Putin is responsible for the deaths of 298 people from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine last month, Rep. Darrell Issa said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Barack Obama, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

The Daily Beast

Sasha Mordovets/GettyIs Putin About to Blink?As the Kremlin gets more ...

The Russian Ministry of Defense has been mocking claims by the United States that there's proof Moscow is giving military aid to the separatists in Ukraine.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Russia counts cost of new US, EU sanctions

An 8-year-old boy has died after a bullet fired from outside went through a home's wall and hit the child in bed early Wednesday, Detroit police said.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, Bob McDonnell, US Governors

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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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

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