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    This Ex-UFC Fighter Is 1st U.S. ‘Citizen’ of Rebel State
    Sep25

    This Ex-UFC Fighter Is 1st U.S. ‘Citizen’ of Rebel State

    How Jeff Monson — an MMA fighter nicknamed “The Snowman” — became the first American to gain citizenship to the Ukrainian rebel state of Luhansk. …read more Source:...

    Russian Hackers Doxxed Me. What Should I Do About It?
    Sep25

    Russian Hackers Doxxed Me. What Should I Do About It?

    NPR’s David Welna was recently hacked by a pro-Kremlin website when he applied for press credentials in Ukraine. He’s hardly alone. But it’s an issue the U.S. government is reluctant to discuss. …read more Source:...

    At UN, Kyrgyz Minster cites ‘tangible blows’ to country’s economy due to climate change
    Sep25

    At UN, Kyrgyz Minster cites ‘tangible blows’ to country’s economy due to climate change

    24 September 2016 – Addressing the United Nations General Assembly today, Erlan Abdyldavev, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Kyrgyzstan, expressed support for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which contain a number of targets that are priorities for his country, including poverty reduction, high-quality education, health care, economic...

    Caroline Wozniacki to face off against Naomi Osaka in Pan Pacific Open final for first time ever!
    Sep25

    Caroline Wozniacki to face off against Naomi Osaka in Pan Pacific Open final for first time ever!

    Caroline Wozniacki outlasted Agnieszka Radwanska 4-6 7-5 6-4 in a dog fight of a semi-final at the Pan Pacific Open on Saturday to end the Pole’s reign at the Ariake Coliseum. The former world number one prevailed in two hours and 50 minutes of hard-fought tennis and will meet Naomi Osaka in Sunday’s final after the local wildcard...

    Wozniacki to face Osaka
    Sep25

    Wozniacki to face Osaka

    TOKYO — Former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki produced a spirited fightback to beat fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska 4-6, 7-5, 6-4 and reach the Pan Pacific Open final Saturday. 
Awaiting the Dane in Sunday’s Tokyo final will be Japanese teenager Naomi Osaka, who continued her fairytale run with a 1-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory over Ukraine’s...

    Our Eternal Enemy: We Must Stop the New Cold War
    Sep24

    Our Eternal Enemy: We Must Stop the New Cold War

    By David Wemer When nineteen-year-old American swimmer Lilly King emerged from the pool after winning the women’s 100-meter backstroke at the Rio Olympics, she became not only a gold-medalist, but also a heroine for the anti-steroid movement. Her victory over Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova, came amid King’s outspoken criticism of the...

    Tsurenko stuns champion Jankovic for Guangzhou title
    Sep24

    Tsurenko stuns champion Jankovic for Guangzhou title

    GUANGZHOU – Ukraine’s Lesia Tsurenko shrugged off her lowly world ranking of 80 to stun defending champion Jelena Jankovic 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 on Saturday to claim the Guangzhou WTA title. …read more Source: Bangkok...

    Clinton And Trump, Call Your Office: America’s Bipartisan Policy Of Perpetual War Has Failed To Deliver Peace
    Sep24

    Clinton And Trump, Call Your Office: America’s Bipartisan Policy Of Perpetual War Has Failed To Deliver Peace

    The last three administrations have followed a bipartisan policy of constant war. Unfortunately, the consequences have been ugly: every intervention has laid the groundwork for more conflict. Yet the architects of this failure claim that all would be well if only Washington had acted more often and more decisively. In their view, the problem is...

    PHILIPPE REINES to play Trump — NO Fortune 100 CEOs have endorsed TRUMP — PLAYBOOK event with The Skimm next week — CRUZ backs Trump — B’DAY: Ash Carter
    Sep24

    PHILIPPE REINES to play Trump — NO Fortune 100 CEOs have endorsed TRUMP — PLAYBOOK event with The Skimm next week — CRUZ backs Trump — B’DAY: Ash Carter

    IT’S THE WEEKEND. It’s going to be 77 degrees in Washington today. Enjoy it. The National Museum of African American History and Culture has its opening festivities today. Living Colour, Public Enemy, and The Roots are all performing. And Hillary Clinton has postponed a trip to Charlotte at the mayor’s behest. She cited “very...

    EIB OKs EUR 7.3 B for Investment in Europe
    Sep24

    EIB OKs EUR 7.3 B for Investment in Europe

    The European Investment Bank (EIB) has said it has approved EUR 7.3 B in loans for investment across Europe and around the world. At a meeting in Malta’s capital Valetta, its Board of Directors gave the green light for the funding to be allocated to strategic infrastructure, the environmental and knowledge economy as well as private sector...