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    NATO Grants Ukraine Status Of ‘Aspirant Country’
    Mar10

    NATO Grants Ukraine Status Of ‘Aspirant Country’

    NATO has granted Ukraine the status of an aspirant country to eventual membership in the 29-nation Western alliance. Georgia, Macedonia, and Bosnia-Herzegovina enjoy similar status. ‘NATO’s door rema …read more Source: Big News...

    Ivanka Trump Backed Flynn and Manafort. She Discussed Firing Comey. How Has She Evaded Mueller’s Investigation?
    Mar10

    Ivanka Trump Backed Flynn and Manafort. She Discussed Firing Comey. How Has She Evaded Mueller’s Investigation?

    Ivanka Trump is the ghost of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation: She is connected, either directly or tangentially, to events at the heart of the probe, yet all but invisible to the public. But as Mueller’s investigation broadens, the so-called first daughter is becoming a long overdue part of the bigger story of...

    Why use a “back channel” when you’ve got a hotline? Mueller turns to the saga in the Seychelles
    Mar10

    Why use a “back channel” when you’ve got a hotline? Mueller turns to the saga in the Seychelles

    Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan; Donald Trump; Erik Prince (Credit: Getty/AP/Photo montage by Salon) Oftentimes, the best way to understand a complex news story is through the lens of your own experience. So I’ve got a question for you: When was the last time you traveled to an island in the middle of the Indian Ocean to meet up with people...

    Income inequality in the U.S. is even worse than you’ve been led to believe
    Mar10

    Income inequality in the U.S. is even worse than you’ve been led to believe

    In this March 7, 2017 photo, a man wearing plastic bags in the rain carries belongings as he walks during a sweep to clear out people living at a homeless encampment known as “The Field,” in Seattle’s Stadium district south of downtown. Sixteen months after he declared a state of emergency on homelessness, Seattle’s mayor...

    Putin on alleged US election interference: I don’t care
    Mar10

    Putin on alleged US election interference: I don’t care

    MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin says he doesn’t care about alleged Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election because the actions weren’t connected to his government. In an interview with the US TV network NBC, the Russian president was asked if he condoned the interference by 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies...

    NATO Grants Ukraine Status Of ‘Aspirant Country’
    Mar10

    NATO Grants Ukraine Status Of ‘Aspirant Country’

    NATO has granted Ukraine the status of an aspirant country to eventual membership in the 29-nation Western alliance. Georgia, Macedonia, and Bosnia-Herzegovina enjoy similar status. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Donald Trump’s Relentless Fixer: The Many Mysterious Doings of Michael Cohen
    Mar10

    Donald Trump’s Relentless Fixer: The Many Mysterious Doings of Michael Cohen

    Why Trump is so worried about Stormy Daniels remains unclear. But if Michael Cohen is involved, it must be serious. If there is one person lurking around the shadows of every Trump scandal, it would be his personal lawyer Michael Cohen, known as the Tom Hagen of the Trump family, only with much less class and dignity than the original consigliere...

    Latvian FM: Putin’s ‘Global Catastrophe’ Remarks ‘Irresponsible’
    Mar10

    Latvian FM: Putin’s ‘Global Catastrophe’ Remarks ‘Irresponsible’

    Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics says Vladimir Putin’s recent comments on retaliating against nuclear-armed adversaries, which the Russian president acknowledged would lead to a “global catastrophe,” represent a level of animosity not seen since the early Cold War. Speaking to a staunch pro-Kremlin TV host in a...

    The life and myths of Lyudmila Pavlichenko, Soviet Russia’s deadliest sniper
    Mar10

    The life and myths of Lyudmila Pavlichenko, Soviet Russia’s deadliest sniper

    Lyudmila Pavlichenko, history’s deadliest female sniper, is considered to be a Soviet propaganda myth by some, including some people in Russia. The divorced teenage mother from the tiny Ukrainian town of Bila Tserkva is credited with killing at least 309 Nazis — she simply sounds too good to be true. …read more Source: Public Radio...

    Politics: Trump scrapped a $2 billion deal with the UAE days before the secret Seychelles meeting that Mueller now has his eyes on
    Mar09

    Politics: Trump scrapped a $2 billion deal with the UAE days before the secret Seychelles meeting that Mueller now has his eyes on

    Trump said he turned down the proposal because he did not want to be perceived as taking advantage of the presidency. President Donald Trump rejected a business proposal from a close United Arab Emirates associate days before a Trump surrogate met an Emirati delegation and Kremlin-aligned Russian investor Kirill Dmitriev in the Seychelles. Trump...