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    Crew families sue Malaysia Airlines over downing of jet
    Jun02

    Crew families sue Malaysia Airlines over downing of jet

    The families of six crew members on a Malaysian passenger jet shot down over Ukraine nearly two years ago have filed lawsuits against Malaysia Airlines for negligence and breach of contract. … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    As fighting surges again in Ukraine, an environmental disaster looms
    Jun02

    As fighting surges again in Ukraine, an environmental disaster looms

    Battles with Russian-backed rebels in the east threaten a water-treatment plant, posing risk of chemical contamination. …read more Source: The Washington...

    A 5-star Pullman Hotel to be opened in Riga in mid-June
    Jun02

    A 5-star Pullman Hotel to be opened in Riga in mid-June

    In the middle of June 2016, a five-star Pullman Hotel will be opened in the Riga center, Valdis Vanadzins, a representative of Ukrainian investor Wisher Enterprise, told LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    Adam Hinton’s best photograph: an artist painting amid the Kiev uprising
    Jun02

    Adam Hinton’s best photograph: an artist painting amid the Kiev uprising

    ‘The protesters would go over to him and chat – as if he was just painting a river’I studied Soviet politics at college, and the first thing I did when I finished was go to Ukraine. The Soviet Union had just collapsed and I wanted to document what was happening to the proletariat – especially the miners – in the Donbass region, now...

    Poland lose to young Dutch side in Euro warm-up
    Jun02

    Poland lose to young Dutch side in Euro warm-up

    Poland’s Robert Lewandowski (C) and Netherlands’ Riechedly Bazoer in action. REUTERS A strong Poland side lost 2-1 to the Netherlands in a Euro 2016 warm-up friendly on Wednesday as Vincent Janssen and Georginio Wijnaldum scored to secure victory for a young Dutch team. Group C underdogs Poland missed a chance to take an early lead...

    Tennis: Muguruza, Stosur into Paris semis, Serena calms schedule fears
    Jun02

    Tennis: Muguruza, Stosur into Paris semis, Serena calms schedule fears

    PARIS (AFP) – Garbine Muguruza and Samantha Stosur set up a semi-final clash at the French Open on Wednesday, while defending champion Serena Williams brushed aside concerns about a busy playing schedule in Paris.Muguruza, last years Wimbledon runner-up, had reached the quarter-finals on her last two visits to Roland Garros but went a step...

    Israel Not All Doom and Gloom
    Jun02

    Israel Not All Doom and Gloom

    Israel seems to be undergoing a protracted period of gloom and doom. The quarreling about its future leaders and possible downfall of Netanyahu make Israel look weak and incompetent. The passing of the Iran deal and dominance of its hardliners means that within five to 10 years Iran will threaten little Israel (8,000 square miles) with nuclear...

    Boyfriend Of LA Woman Whose ‘Blood Was Drained’ Is Charged With Murder
    Jun02

    Boyfriend Of LA Woman Whose ‘Blood Was Drained’ Is Charged With Murder

    An aspiring screenwriter in California who authored a graphic novel about a condemned serial killer has been accused of borrowing grisly techniques from his own story to murder his estranged girlfriend, authorities said Tuesday.Blake Leibel, a 35-year-old native of Canada who was living in West Hollywood, has been charged with one count each of...

    The Atlantic Daily: Thailand’s Tiger Temple, Mogadishu Attack, EgyptAir Signals
    Jun02

    The Atlantic Daily: Thailand’s Tiger Temple, Mogadishu Attack, EgyptAir Signals

    What We’re Following: The Disturbing Find at the ‘Tiger Temple’Wildlife officials in Thailand recently began removing tigers from a Buddhist temple that for years has faced allegations of animal abuse and illegal trafficking. Today, they discovered the remains of at least 40 tiger cubs inside a freezer. The temple, known colloquially...

    Djokovic enters $100 million club
    Jun02

    Djokovic enters $100 million club

    Djokovic enters $100 million club 1 of 2 …read more Source: Saudi...