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    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges
    Aug18

    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump on Wednesday shook up his campaign team for a second time in just two months, fending off suggestions that his presidential run is in crisis as polls show Hillary Clinton cruising toward victory. The Republican White House nominee, who is tanking in swing states, hired a news executive from a virulently anti-Clinton website...

    Trump taps ‘street fighter’ for campaign role
    Aug18

    Trump taps ‘street fighter’ for campaign role

    Republican Donald Trump names conservative flame-thrower Steve Bannon as his campaign chief executive officer. ||| New York – US Republican Donald Trump overhauled his presidential campaign team on Wednesday for the second time in less than two months, hiring the head of a conservative news website to bolster his combative image and try to...

    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges
    Aug18

    Trump overhauls campaign team again as Clinton surges

    NEW YORK: Donald Trump on Wednesday shook up his campaign team for the second time in two months, fending off suggestions that his presidential run is in crisis as polls show Hillary Clinton cruising towards victory. The Republican White House nominee, who is tanking in swing states to his Democratic rival, hired a news executive from a...

    Heady days fade for Russians who halted 1991 coup
    Aug18

    Heady days fade for Russians who halted 1991 coup

    MOSCOW: It was a desperate plea from then Russian leader Boris Yeltsin that drew Gennady Veretilny to the barricades going up around the White House in central Moscow. “I wasn’t a supporter of Yeltsin, I wasn’t a liberal or a Communist. I wasn’t a party man,” Veretilny told AFP, recalling the events of 25 years ago...

    Ukrainians accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption
    Aug18

    Ukrainians accuse prosecutors of abetting corruption

    KIEV: Ukrainian activists on Wednesday held a protest in central Kiev accusing the country’s powerful prosecutors of obstructing a newly formed national agency that has exposed massive official corruption. Some 100 protesters gathered outside the office of prosecutor-general Yuri Lutsenko holding posters saying: “Lutsenko, don’t...

    Ukraine prosecutor: Paul Manafort’s name appears in secret ledger
    Aug18

    Ukraine prosecutor: Paul Manafort’s name appears in secret ledger

    Trump campaign chairman says he didn’t take cash from pro-Russian party of the former Ukrainian president; but Ukraine’s anti-corruption prosecutor says Monafort’s name appears in a cash ledger 12 times …read more Source:...

    Trump campaign chairman listed in big money payouts from Ukraine
    Aug18

    Trump campaign chairman listed in big money payouts from Ukraine

    Investigators in Ukraine are looking into a ledger that apparently shows millions of dollars of payouts to Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort in the last few years. Monafort’s name is listed in a ledger of payments from the party of former president Viktor Yanukovycht. Manafort has said he didn’t take cash, but...

    Chairman of Trump campaign linked to U.S. lobbying on behalf of former Ukrainian president
    Aug18

    Chairman of Trump campaign linked to U.S. lobbying on behalf of former Ukrainian president

    The Associated Press reports that political consultant Paul Manafort, the chairman of Republican candidate Donald Trump’s U.S. presidential campaign, may have helped former Ukrainian President Viktor …read more Source: Big News...

    Clinton campaign: Bring on Breitbart
    Aug18

    Clinton campaign: Bring on Breitbart

    Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager on Wednesday excoriated Donald Trump’s latest campaign hires — an unusually aggressive attack on staffers from a campaign that has purposefully retreated into the background in recent weeks as its rival has self-immolated.Hours after Trump announced that Steve Bannon, a top executive at the...

    After Crimea ‘Incursions,’ Russia and Ukraine Step Back From All-Out War
    Aug17

    After Crimea ‘Incursions,’ Russia and Ukraine Step Back From All-Out War

    KYIV, Ukraine—In a familiar cycle of brinksmanship, Russia and Ukraine once again edged toward the brink of open war last week, only for the bellicose rhetoric and military posturing to dissipate rapidly, leaving the conflict in eastern Ukraine no closer to a long-term solution. Russia’s successor spy agency to the KGB, the Federal Security...