Sochi, Russia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. George Will: In a Nato state of mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Newms360.com

    Speaking on Aug. 29 - at a fundraiser, of course - Barack Obama applied to a platitude the varnish of smartphone sociology, producing this intellectual sunburst: "The truth of the matter is, is that the world has always been messy. In part, we're just noticing now because of social media and our capacity to see in intimate detail the hardships that people are going through."

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  2. IS militants want to fight PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Daily Star

    In a new geopolitical wrinkle, the Islamic State is now eyeing a challenge against Russia and its President Vladimir Putin, The Washington Post reported . The report quotes AFP's transcription of a video released by the Islamic State last week.

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  3. Bourne's Jade Etherington relives Paralympic spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Rutland and Stamford Mercury

    ... Jade was joined by her sighted guide Caroline Powell, with whom she won three silver medals and one bronze in Sochi, Russia, earlier this year. Trainee teacher Jade, who grew up in Bourne but now lives in Lincoln, had a great time at the Olympic ...

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  4. Jennifer Jones's rink hopes to defend Olympic curling gold in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | CBC News

    Canadian gold medallists Kirsten Wall , lead Dawn McEwen, second Jill Officer, third Kaitlyn Lawes and skip Jennifer Jones celebrate their Olympic victory in Sochi, Russia on Feb. 22. Jones announced that McEwen, Officer and Lawes would return in hopes of defending gold in South Korea in 2018. Coach Janet Arnott is leaving the team.

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  5. 3 Meteorites from 2013 Space Rock Explosion Over Russia for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | SPACE.com

    ... the blast. A few fragments were even incorporated into some gold medals given out at the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. This month, Heritage Auctions is selling three pieces of the Chelyabinsk space rock as part of its latest natural history ...

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  6. ishaan_tharoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Washington Post

    Here's a slightly new geopolitical wrinkle. Earlier this week, the Islamic State issued a video challenging a powerful global leader.

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  7. In a NATO state of mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The Detroit News

    Speaking on Aug. 29 -- at a fundraiser, of course -- President Barack Obama applied to a platitude the varnish of smartphone sociology, producing this intellectual sunburst: "The truth of the matter is, is that the world has always been messy.

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  8. College hockey: Clarkson hires U.S. Olympic captain DugganRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Watertown Daily Times

    Two-time U.S. Olympian Meghan Duggan, a former Wisconsin standout, is joining the Clarkson University women's hockey staff as an assistant coach. Duggan, who was the captain of the U.S. women's hockey team at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, joins former St. Lawrence University defenseman Britni Smith as new members of head coach Matt Desrosiers' staff.

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  9. Warlick sees Sargsyan-Aliev-Kerry meeting productiveRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Groong

    Warlick sees Sargsyan-Aliev-Kerry meeting productive YEREVAN, September 5. /ARKA/. The American co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick is satisfied with the meeting of Armenian and Azerbaijani presidents Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliev and the US Secretary of State John Kerry.

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  10. Formula One team principals to rely on FIA for guidance on Russian Grand PrixRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | AutoWeek

    In the face of possible Russian sanctions by NATO and the European Union, Formula One team officials said on Friday that they plan to let the sanctioning body decide the fate of the F1 Russian Grand Prix. The inaugural race, scheduled for Oct. 12 in Sochi, has been the target of media speculation in recent days that it could become a pawn in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine.

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  11. Vatanen:Todt concerned over SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Planet-F1.com

    Former FIA presidential candidate Ari Vatanen says FIA boss Jean Todt has "privately expressed concerns" about the inaugural Russian GP. The Sochi circuit is due to host its maiden F1 race on October 12, but there have been calls on Bernie Ecclestone and other role players to cancel the event due to the ongoing political conflict between pro-Russian separatists and Ukraine.

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  12. Press ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Armenian Liberty

    "Zhamanak" describes as "unprecedented" the fact that Russia, unlike its ally Armenia, is not represented by any of its officials at the NATO summit in Newport, Wales, which also served as an occasion for a fresh meeting of the Armenian and Azerbaijani presidents. "It is unprecedented in the sense that there is a Western initiative [on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict] not involving Russia," explains the paper.

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  13. a 'Lack of communication between US and Russia makes the world more dangerous'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Russia Taday

    Bryan MacDonald is a journalist, writer, broadcaster and teacher. He wrote for Irish Independent and Daily Mail.

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  14. UPDATE 1-Russia cenbank vows non-standard measures to offset possible new sanctionsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Reuters

    The Russian Central Bank said on Friday it was prepared to take "non-standard" measures to offset the impact of possible new sanctions that could be imposed on Moscow by the European Union. The European Union is to announce on Friday whether it will impose more punitive measures against Russia for its role in the Ukraine crisis.

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  15. Sargsyan, Aliev and Kerry discussed Karabakh peace process in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, September 5. /ARKA/. The presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliev and the US Secretary of State John Kerry discussed on Thursday night the current stage and prospects of the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process, the press office of Armenia's president reported.

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  16. U.S. brings Armenia, Azerbaijan leaders together at NATO summitRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Groong

    U.S. brings Armenia, Azerbaijan leaders together at NATO summit by Emil Sanamyan Published: Thursday September 04, 2014 Kerry with presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan. Official photo Related Articles Official: US-Armenia security cooperation will survive Russia-Ukraine crisis Congress members charge Aliyev regime with Karabakh escalation Karabakh death toll mounts in tit-for-tat attacks WASHINGTON - Amid a deteriorating security situation in Ukraine and the Middle East, Secretary of State John Kerry organized a trilateral meeting with Ilham Aliyev and Serge Sargsyan, as the two attended the NATO Summit in Cardiff, Wales on September 4, the Armenian president's officereported.

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  17. Local athletes to benefit from winter gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Red Deer Advocate

    Skier Jan Hudec shows off his bronze medal from the 2012 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games at the Canada Games host announcement ceremony at the Canada Sports Hall of Fame in Calgary on Thursday. CALGARY - At the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, Jan Hudec became the first Canadian skier in 20 years to reach the podium, but it was a journey that started years before at the 1999 Canada Winter Games in Corner Brook, N.L. The games in Newfoundland and Labrador were a launching pad for the Red Deer product, an event where for the first time he felt like he could do something bigger.

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  18. U.S. Mediates More Aliyev-Sarkisian TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Armenian Liberty

    Seeking to break the deadlock in the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry organized a fresh meeting of the presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan on the sidelines of a NATO summit late on Thursday. The three men spoke for about two hours in the presence of the Armenian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers and senior U.S. diplomats in a gold resort in Wales.

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  19. Despicable Tyrant Says Putin "A Nice Guy"Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Jalopnik

    Formula One's billionaire muppet king Bernie Ecclestone recently discussed the upcoming Russian race at Sochi and gave with the most biting indictment of Putin I've ever heard: he called him "a nice guy." "Easy to deal with, a nice guy," were Ecclestone's exact words. 1 comment

  20. 12 McDonald's restaurants temporarily closed in Russia, 100 inspections underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Russia Taday

    Russia's food safety watchdog has temporarily closed 12 McDonald's outlets across the country as of Friday citing sanitary violations.

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