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    Svitolina kills Serena’s 5-gold dream
    Aug11

    Svitolina kills Serena’s 5-gold dream

    RIO DE JANEIRO — Serena Williams’ hopes of a fifth Olympic gold medal were crushed by Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina Tuesday as the battle for the women’s title in Rio was blown wide open. Top seed and defending champion Serena was clearly struggling with a right shoulder injury as she was stunned 6-4, 6-3 by Svitolina, 13 years her...

    Putin accuses Ukraine of ‘terror’ over alleged Crimea raids
    Aug10

    Putin accuses Ukraine of ‘terror’ over alleged Crimea raids

    Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday accused Ukraine of waging “terror” over alleged attempted incursions into annexed Crimea that Kiev has fiercely denied. Russia’s security agency announced it had thwarted “terrorist attacks” in Crimea by Ukrainian military intelligence and beaten back an armed assault, claims that have...

    Russia says 2 die in clashes with Ukrainian agents in Crimea
    Aug10

    Russia says 2 die in clashes with Ukrainian agents in Crimea

    Russia’s main domestic security agency said Wednesday that one of its agents and an army soldier were killed while fending off what it described as a series of attempted terror attacks by Ukrainian “saboteurs” in Crimea, a claim Ukrainian officials denied. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Fiddler on the Front
    Aug10

    Fiddler on the Front

    On the outskirts of Kiev, one rabbi is taking advantage of the war in eastern Ukraine to revive a long-lost way of life: the shtetl. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Today Moscow Accused Ukraine of Sending Terrorists Into Crimea. Russian Internet Users Have Been Saying It for Days.
    Aug10

    Today Moscow Accused Ukraine of Sending Terrorists Into Crimea. Russian Internet Users Have Been Saying It for Days.

    Vladimir Putin at a press conference in Moscow on August 10, 2016. Photo: Kremlin Press Service Military confusion has returned to Crimea, where Russian federal officials are making serious allegations against the Ukrainian government, claiming that Ukrainian intelligence agents infiltrated the border in an attempt to stage a series of terrorist...

    Russia says it has thwarted armed Ukrainian raids on Crimea
    Aug10

    Russia says it has thwarted armed Ukrainian raids on Crimea

    Ukraine has denied Russia’s claim of attempted armed incursion into peninsula, annexed by Moscow in 2014. …read more Source:...

    Foiled Crimea attack
    Aug10

    Foiled Crimea attack

    Russia says it’s foiled an armed Ukrainian incursion into Crimea which has left two Russian nationals dead. …read more Source:...

    The Olympics Are Back and Tensions Between Russia and Ukraine Are Heating Up
    Aug10

    The Olympics Are Back and Tensions Between Russia and Ukraine Are Heating Up

    Putin called Ukraine terrorists, while Poroshenko called the Russians “cynical and insane.” …read more Source: Foreign...

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ‘terrorist’ incursions into disputed Crimea region
    Aug10

    Russia accuses Ukraine of ‘terrorist’ incursions into disputed Crimea region

    Vladimir Putin claimed Ukraine was plotting ‘terrorist’ attacks in the region. …read more Source:...

    Phelps still hungry for more after 21 Gold medals
    Aug10

    Phelps still hungry for more after 21 Gold medals

    RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug 10, 2016 (AFP) – After taking his haul of Olympic gold to an all-time record 21 medals, US legend Michael Phelps returns to the pool on Wednesday in search of further booty.Majestically seizing two more golds, Phelps was the buzz of the Games on Tuesday — even more than the speculation over why the water in the...