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    Italy’s Campriani takes gold in 10m Air Rifle event
    Aug08

    Italy’s Campriani takes gold in 10m Air Rifle event

    Italy’s Niccolo Campriani won gold in the Olympic men’s 10-metre air rifle on Monday with a score of 206.1 after a poor final shot from Serihy Kulish of Ukraine, widening what had been a razor-thin gap between the two. …read more Source:...

    Russians Grow Increasingly Indifferent to Vladimir Putin As Economy Bites
    Aug08

    Russians Grow Increasingly Indifferent to Vladimir Putin As Economy Bites

    Russians are feeling more indifferent towards President Vladimir Putin than at any time before the Ukraine crisis, according to independent pollster the Levada Center. Putin, who returned to a controversial third but non-consecutive term as president in 2012, saw a huge boost to his approval rating following the decision to intervene in the...

    Marek Hilšer: The activist and brain tumour specialist who’s running for president
    Aug08

    Marek Hilšer: The activist and brain tumour specialist who’s running for president

    Though the next Czech presidential elections don’t take place until the start of 2018, Marek Hilšer has already thrown his hat into the ring as a candidate. A doctor by profession, the 40-year-old is perhaps best known for his eye-catching civic activism, such as when – protesting Russia’s treatment of Ukraine – he and a colleague...

    Reality TV created Donald Trump. Next, it will destroy him.
    Aug08

    Reality TV created Donald Trump. Next, it will destroy him.

    Trump can’t follow a crucial rule of the TV genre that made him popular and it will be his undoing – again. It may be that, looking back on this summer, the days immediately following the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia will be those that we point to as marking a watershed in the 2016 campaign — where the Trump wave finally...

    Media Advisory: Remaining Members of Operation UNIFIER Contingent Returning From Ukraine
    Aug08

    Media Advisory: Remaining Members of Operation UNIFIER Contingent Returning From Ukraine

    VALCARTIER, QUEBEC–(Marketwired – Aug. 8, 2016) – Media representative are invited to attend the homecoming of a second, final group of approximately 100 soldiers this Wednesday as they return from the first rotation of Operation (Op) UNIFIER. When: Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at 7:30 pm (scheduled time of aircraft arrival)...

    Olympics Day 3: World’s best swimmers and gymnasts go head to head
    Aug08

    Olympics Day 3: World’s best swimmers and gymnasts go head to head

    Records are tumbling, cyclists are crashing, rowers capsizing — the Rio OIympics have already delivered some thrilling sport and there is a lot more action to come on Monday when the world’s best swimmers and gymnasts go head to head.There are a host of gold medals to be won and an American fencer is also set to make history.Will...

    How Putin ended Clinton’s ‘Moscow Spring’
    Aug08

    How Putin ended Clinton’s ‘Moscow Spring’

    FILE – In this Sept. 8, 2012 pool-file photo, Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Vladivostok, Russia. (AP Photo/Mikhail Metzel, Pool, File) WASHINGTON – As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton basked in a diplomatic “Moscow Spring,” seizing on Vladimir Putin’s break from the presidency to...

    Ukraine Reports Russian Military Activity on Crimea Border
    Aug08

    Ukraine Reports Russian Military Activity on Crimea Border

    Ukraine has reported an increase in Russian military activity on the border with annexed Crimea as activists on the peninsula claim an armored column of Russian military vehicles has been spotted moving north into the region. Ukraine’s Deputy Minister on Crimean Affairs, Georgiy Tuka, said that the Russian government in Crimea has called...

    The Latest: First American with hijab competes in Olympics
    Aug08

    The Latest: First American with hijab competes in Olympics

    First American with hijab competes in Olympics Muhammad, sporting a plain black Muslim head scarf under a red, white and blue mask, was a winner in her opening bout in the women’s sabre tournament, beating Olena Kravatska of Ukraine 15-13. The first golf shot in 112 years at the Olympics will be struck by the lone Brazilian player in the...

    Russia moves tanks to European border amid reports of deadly border shooting
    Aug08

    Russia moves tanks to European border amid reports of deadly border shooting

    RUSSIAN tanks have been sighted moving along the northern Crimea border with fears growing that a European invasion is imminent. …read more Source:...