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    Fashion United: Sisters continue tradition started by their mother 38 years ago
    Dec01

    Fashion United: Sisters continue tradition started by their mother 38 years ago

    Tamara Stepchuk-Forrest and Olenka Stepchuk went to university to study art history and forestry, respectively. What they didn’t know at the time was if they fast-forwarded 20 years, they’d be running a family fashion empire. The Stepchuk family’s story is all about staying power. To have that in a world where everything changes...

    Paris Climate Talks Must Address ‘A Total System Stressor’
    Dec01

    Paris Climate Talks Must Address ‘A Total System Stressor’

    Above, watch Rachel Kyte, the World Bank Group’s special envoy for climate change, and Larry Brilliant, chairman of the Skoll Global Threats Fund, give their thoughts on practical steps to battle climate change, and how people can get involved. This article originally appeared on the Aspen Ideas Festival website. With growing urgency and a...

    Russia says likely to curb Ukraine imports over EU pact
    Dec01

    Russia says likely to curb Ukraine imports over EU pact

    Russia is likely to penalize Ukrainian imports from January after EU-brokered talks failed to find a compromise Tuesday, exactly a month before the launch of an EU-Ukraine free trade pact that Russia opposes …read more Source: The Daily...

    US, NATO Allies Concerned by Russia, but Need Its Help
    Dec01

    US, NATO Allies Concerned by Russia, but Need Its Help

    Amid concerns over Russian action in Ukraine, Syria, US and NATO also seeking Moscow’s help …read more Source: ABC...

    Amid concerns over Russian action in Ukraine, Syria, US and NATO also seeking Moscow’s help
    Dec01
    US, NATO allies concerned by Russia, but need its help
    Dec01

    US, NATO allies concerned by Russia, but need its help

    Meeting in Brussels, which just emerged from a virtual lockdown prompted by terror threats, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other top diplomats discussed ways to intensify the campaign in Syria against Islamic State extremists and calm tensions between Turkey and Russia after Ankara shot down a Russian warplane that it believed crossed its...

    Amid concerns over Russian action in Ukraine, Syria, US and NATO also seeking Moscow’s help
    Dec01

    Amid concerns over Russian action in Ukraine, Syria, US and NATO also seeking Moscow’s help

    The United States and its NATO allies struggled Tuesday to come up with a clear message to send Russia at a time of conflicting concerns in Europe and the Middle East. …read more Source: FOX...

    Putin risks a new Afghanistan, Obama warns
    Dec01

    Putin risks a new Afghanistan, Obama warns

    PARIS — Vladimir Putin’s leadership evokes Soviet-style politics and posturing. On Tuesday, President Barack Obama suggested he take lessons from Soviet military history, too. For years, Obama has followed a “laissez-fail” policy for Syria’s Bashar Assad — a hands-off waiting for him to fall from power — that has been driven by what...

    Russia Challenging Japan? Kremlin To Build Military Compounds On Disputed Kuril Islands
    Dec01

    Russia Challenging Japan? Kremlin To Build Military Compounds On Disputed Kuril Islands

    With attention on Russia’s role in Syria and Ukraine, the Kremlin’s long-term dispute with the Japan over the Kuril Islands has fallen to the wayside. But after a Kremlin announcement Tuesday that it would construct military compounds on the islands, relations with Japan were likely to become even more strained. …read more...

    UN: Polio outbreak in Ukraine is a state of emergency
    Dec01

    UN: Polio outbreak in Ukraine is a state of emergency

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ” The World Health Organization is urging Ukraine’s health ministry to declare a state of emergency due to a polio outbreak, a move meant to prompt more action from the government in Kiev.In September, Ukraine… …read more Source: The New Zealand...