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    Politics: Russia is desperately trying to save its only aircraft carrier — that’s outdated and plagued with problems
    Apr17

    Politics: Russia is desperately trying to save its only aircraft carrier — that’s outdated and plagued with problems

    Russia's only aircraft carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov will be undergoing a repair and refitting overhaul for the next three years. Russia’s only aircraft carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov, will be undergoing a repair and refitting overhaul for the next three years. The carrier is known for being outdated and plagued with technical problems....

    World: Trump scraps new sanctions against Russia, overruling advisers
    Apr17

    World: Trump scraps new sanctions against Russia, overruling advisers

    President Donald Trump rejected, for now at least, a fresh round of sanctions set to be imposed against Russia on Monday, a course change that underscored the schism between the president and his national security team. The president’s ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, had announced Sunday that the administration would place...

    Nigerian Players Abroad: Musa on target in Russia, Mikel scores in China, Iwobi impresses as Arsenal fall again
    Apr17

    Nigerian Players Abroad: Musa on target in Russia, Mikel scores in China, Iwobi impresses as Arsenal fall again

    A review of Nigerian players abroad and how they fared with their clubs over the weekend. Whether in Europe where the football season is gradually winding down or in China where they just got started, a host of Nigerian players are helping out their clubs to achieve their respective targets.Over the weekend, actions continued in football leagues...

    Politics: US Marines are stationed in Norway to help deter Russia, and Norway may ask them to stay longer
    Apr16

    Politics: US Marines are stationed in Norway to help deter Russia, and Norway may ask them to stay longer

    US Marine rotational forces have been stationed in Norway since the beginning of 2017, helping Norway and NATO boost their presence in the Arctic. Norway is considering whether to ask the US to extend the deployment of Marines to the country. The US has already expressed interest in an extension, Norway’s defense minister said in March....

    World: Martin Sorrell resigns as chief of WPP advertising agency
    Apr15

    World: Martin Sorrell resigns as chief of WPP advertising agency

    Martin Sorrell has resigned amid an investigation into alleged misconduct as the chief executive of WPP, the world’s largest advertising group, the company said Saturday, abruptly ending his decadeslong run leading the agency he helped found. In a statement, the London-based advertising behemoth said the change would take effect...

    Opinion: The dress doctor is in
    Apr12

    Opinion: The dress doctor is in

    Last February, Dawnn Karen, a brand consultant, therapist and instructor at the Fashion Institute of Technology, arrived at a Marcel Ostertag fashion show wearing 5-inch… A self-described “fashion psychologist,” Karen pays close attention to the relationship between attire and attitude: not just how clothes make you look, but how they make...

    Politics: Russia’s newest anti-air defenses are in Syria — and the US should be worried
    Apr11

    Politics: Russia’s newest anti-air defenses are in Syria — and the US should be worried

    The Pantsir-S1's newest missile that can destroy low flying drones. That, combined with the S-400 makes Russia's anti-aircraft systems better than the US' Russia has a layered defense system protecting its bases in Syria that could prove difficult for American jets seeking to strike Syrian targets. The system is composed of...

    Finance: The ruble is on track for its worst week since 1999 as Trump tells Russia: ‘Get ready’
    Apr11

    Finance: The ruble is on track for its worst week since 1999 as Trump tells Russia: ‘Get ready’

    The currency has fallen 12% against the dollar over the last 7 days. LONDON — The Russian ruble is down 2.8% against the dollar on Wednesday after President Donald Trump ramped up his anti-Russian rhetoric on Twitter. The ruble was already down 1.7% in early European trading, but took a leg lower after Trump warned Russia to “Get...

    Finance: The Russian ruble is on track for its worst week since 1999
    Apr11

    Finance: The Russian ruble is on track for its worst week since 1999

    The currency has fallen 10% against the dollar over the last 7 days. The Russian ruble is down 1.7% against the dollar at 8.45 a.m. GMT (3.45 a.m. ET) on Wednesday morning. It follows declines of 4% on both Monday and Tuesday for the struggling currency. The Financial Times reports that the ruble is now on track for its worst week since 1999,...

    Politics: There’s one other person the FBI targeted as aggressively as Michael Cohen
    Apr11

    Politics: There’s one other person the FBI targeted as aggressively as Michael Cohen

    The common thread between the two raids: investigators apparently did not believe either man could be trusted. The FBI’s raid on President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer’s home and office Monday took Washington by storm. There is one other known, high-profile instance in the last year in which the FBI targeted someone...

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