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    US needs up to 18 more Russian rocket engines: Pentagon
    Apr09

    US needs up to 18 more Russian rocket engines: Pentagon

    The United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket and Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft stack sits on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Monday, March 21, 2016. Photo: Ben Smegelsky/NASA via AP WASHINGTON: The Pentagon will need to buy up to 18 more Russian-built RD-180 engines to power rockets carrying US...

    Boxing: Fury-Klitschko re-match set for July – trainer
    Apr09

    Boxing: Fury-Klitschko re-match set for July – trainer

    LONDON (AFP) – Tyson Fury will defend his World Boxing Association (WBA) and World Boxing Organisation (WBO) heavyweight titles in a re-match against Wladimir Klitschko in Manchester on July 9, the British boxers trainer and uncle Peter Fury announced Friday.Fury senior tweeted that the rematch would be confirmed later on Friday, saying:...

    Dutch Premier Predicts ‘Months’ Of Talks Over EU-Ukraine Pact
    Apr09

    Dutch Premier Predicts ‘Months’ Of Talks Over EU-Ukraine Pact

    The Dutch vote against an agreement to strengthen ties between the European Union and Ukraine could lead to lengthy negotiations over changes in the pact, the Netherlands’ premier said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russia Signals Possible Release Of Filmmaker Sentsov, Other Ukrainians
    Apr09

    Russia Signals Possible Release Of Filmmaker Sentsov, Other Ukrainians

    Moscow has indicated it is considering freeing four imprisoned Ukrainians, including filmmaker Oleh Sentsov, who were convicted by Russian courts on charges related to Russia’s forcible annexation of …read more Source: Big News...

    Why El Salvador Raided the Offices of Mossack Fonseca
    Apr09

    Why El Salvador Raided the Offices of Mossack Fonseca

    SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) – Authorities in El Salvador on Friday raided the local offices of Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, seizing documents and equipment, the country’s attorney general’s office said. The Panama-based law firm is at the center of an international data leak scandal that has embarrassed several world leaders...

    Weekend Roundup: Tax Havens and Refugee Camps Describe Today’s World
    Apr09

    Weekend Roundup: Tax Havens and Refugee Camps Describe Today’s World

    This week, two faces of globalization — tax havens and refugee camps — were dramatically on display. As the “Panama Papers” revealed, the super-rich and well-connected have been sending boatloads of money offshore to hide their wealth and escape taxation. Powerless and penniless refugees who risked their lives on rickety...

    Weekend Roundup: Tax Havens and Refugee Camps Describe Today’s World
    Apr09

    Weekend Roundup: Tax Havens and Refugee Camps Describe Today’s World

    This week, two faces of globalization — tax havens and refugee camps — were dramatically on display. As the “Panama Papers” revealed, the super-rich and well-connected have been sending boatloads of money offshore to hide their wealth and escape taxation. Powerless and penniless refugees who risked their lives on rickety...

    FBI Warns of Cyber Threat to Electric Grid
    Apr09

    FBI Warns of Cyber Threat to Electric Grid

    Three months after a Department of Homeland Security intelligence report downplayed the threat of a cyber attack against the U.S. electrical grid, DHS and the FBI began a nationwide program warning of the dangers faced by U.S. utilities from damaging cyber attacks like the recent hacking against Ukraine’s power grid. The nationwide campaign...

    Liverpool holds Dortmund
    Apr09

    Liverpool holds Dortmund

    PARIS — Liverpool claimed an excellent 1-1 draw with Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of its Europa League quarterfinal Thursday as Jurgen Klopp made an emotional return to the Westfalenstadion. The game marked Klopp’s first coming together with his former club since his departure last summer and subsequent appointment by Liverpool back...

    Assailants  torch office of   Ukraine judge
    Apr08

    Assailants torch office of Ukraine judge

    Kiev: Unknown assailants on Friday threw Molotov cocktails and set alight the Kiev office of a Ukrainian judge overseeing the trial of two alleged Russian soldiers captured in the separate east. The attack comes two weeks after police discovered the body of a Ukrainian lawyer who was brutally murdered after representing one of the two Russian...