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    MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Explains How Absurd Republicans’ Efforts to Derail the Mueller Probe Have Gotten
    May04

    MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Explains How Absurd Republicans’ Efforts to Derail the Mueller Probe Have Gotten

    “The reason it feels like we’re getting to the edge of a cliff,” she said, “is because the Justice Department knows exactly what these members of Congress are up to.” MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow explained Thursday night what exactly appears to be going on with congressional Republican’s efforts to intimidate...

    Retired General Explains Why the ‘Extraordinary Number of Contacts’ Between Trump’s Campaign and Russia Needs an Explanation
    May04

    Retired General Explains Why the ‘Extraordinary Number of Contacts’ Between Trump’s Campaign and Russia Needs an Explanation

    Gen. Michael Hayden gets to the heart of why special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is so important. Retired Gen. Michael Hayden, who has served under Republican and Democratic administrations as CIA director and NSA director, explained Thursday why special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation remains a vital...

    Is Economic Autarky Russia’s Only Option?
    May04

    Is Economic Autarky Russia’s Only Option?

    By Branko MilanovicEven Chinese entities, if they themselves plan to do business or raise money in the United States, will avoid doing business with Russian entities.What the current sanctions that have been imposed on Russia, and those that may yet come (for example, on Gazprom), show is that the country now finds itself at the same crossroads...

    Russian Asylum Applications In US Hit 24-Year Record
    May03

    Russian Asylum Applications In US Hit 24-Year Record

    The number of asylum applications by Russian citizens in the United States hit a 24-year high in 2017, jumping nearly 40 percent from the previous year and continuing an upward march that began after Russian President Vladimir Putin returned to the Kremlin in 2012. U.S. authorities received 2,664 new asylum applications from Russian nationals in...

    It was just crazy, says Klopp after Liverpool survive
    May03

    It was just crazy, says Klopp after Liverpool survive

    Jurgen Klopp saluted his Liverpool heroes as they survived a semi-final thriller against Roma to book a Champions League final showdown with Real Madrid. Klopp’s side emerged victorious from a goal-packed Champions League semi-final, winning 7-6 on aggregate despite losing the second leg 4-2 in Rome on Wednesday.Liverpool were in control at...

    Klopp’s Liverpool ready for new golden era
    May03

    Klopp’s Liverpool ready for new golden era

    Fuelled by Mohamed Salah’s astonishing feats and inspired by Jurgen Klopp’s tactical mastery, Liverpool are ready to launch a new golden era after sealing their return to the Champions League final. For the first time in 11 years, Liverpool have reached the showpiece of Europe’s elite club competition as a dramatic 4-2 defeat...

    Fact Check: Did Trump Bribe Ukraine to Back Off ‘Russia Probe’?
    May03

    Fact Check: Did Trump Bribe Ukraine to Back Off ‘Russia Probe’?

    “BREAKING: Trump Bribed Ukraine To Stop Helping With Russia Probe In Return For Weapons,” an immoderate headline from New Century Times ran on Wednesday. The story was quickly flagged on Facebook for third-party fact checkers to investigate. The report from New Century Times relies on an article from Newsweek, which in turn is a basic rewrite of...

    What effect will Ramadan have on the Champions League final?
    May03

    What effect will Ramadan have on the Champions League final?

    Liverpool booked their place in the Champions League final with a 7-6 aggregate victory over Roma on Thursday, although the clash with Real Madrid in Kiev on May 26 will fall during Ramadan. Ramadan begins on May 15 and is a month of incredible importance to followers of Islam, it requires practicing Muslims to fast from dawn until sunset, this...

    Young architect from Romania to enter bikepacking race in Kyrgyzstan mountains
    May03

    Young architect from Romania to enter bikepacking race in Kyrgyzstan mountains

    Bagoly Levente, a young architect from the central Romania city of Sfântu Gheorghe, will take part this year in the Silk Road Mountain Race, in Kyrgyzstan. The race is a fixed route, unsupported, single-stage cycling race through the mountains of Kyrgyzstan. It will take participants on gravel, single and double track and old soviet roads, many...

    Beeline to double the volume of the Internet to mobile subscribers
    May03

    Beeline to double the volume of the Internet to mobile subscribers

    ArmInfo. Beeline announces an increase in the volume of Internet for mobile subscribers until May 31 inclusive. According to the press service of the company, since May 3, users of the daily mobile Internet service Mega, monthly Internet service Giga, as well as subscribers of tariff plans Smart, Neo, Neo Max, Quatro, will receive twice the...