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    Competition over mammoth meat may have wiped out Neanderthals
    Aug06

    Competition over mammoth meat may have wiped out Neanderthals

    Neanderthals may have been wiped out due a direct competition with early humans for meat, say scientists who found that for both species mammoths were the primary source of meat. Scientists studied the diet of anatomically modern humans and were able to refute the theory that the diet of early representatives of Homo sapiens was more flexible...

    A Communist Icon Toppled in Ukraine Is Restored. In England.
    Aug06

    A Communist Icon Toppled in Ukraine Is Restored. In England.

    A statue of Friedrich Engels, who collaborated with Karl Marx, has been erected in Manchester, where his research made him famous. …read more Source: The New York...

    Techno band’s Crimea concert angers Ukraine
    Aug06

    Techno band’s Crimea concert angers Ukraine

    Ukraine says that German dance band Scooter broke the law when it performed in Russian-annexed Crimea. But is the concert one of many signs that West Europe is accepting the status quo in the area? …read more Source: Deutsche...

    Christian Lindner: Germany should accept Crimean annexation as ‘permanent provisional solution’
    Aug06

    Christian Lindner: Germany should accept Crimean annexation as ‘permanent provisional solution’

    The leader of the German Free Democrats Christian Lindner defended his foreign policy in an interview with Bild am Sonntag, after he caused an uproar by calling for the Russian annexation of Crimea to be considered a “permanent provisional solution.” The conflict around the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea, which was annexed by Russia in March 2014,...

    UN bans key N.Korea exports over missile tests
    Aug06

    UN bans key N.Korea exports over missile tests

    The United Nations Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash by a third the Asian state’s $3 billion annual export revenue over its two intercontinental ballistic missile tests in July. The US-drafted resolution bans North Korean exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and...

    White House as Crime Scene: How Robert Mueller Is Closing In on Trump
    Aug06

    White House as Crime Scene: How Robert Mueller Is Closing In on Trump

    There is a grand jury in Washington DC. The special counsel’s team is full of experts in financial crime. On Russia, the president can feel the net closing. The legal net around Donald Trump’s beleaguered presidency tightened dramatically this week with news that a grand jury has been established a few hundred yards from the White...

    Lomachenko outclasses Marriaga to retain WBO crown
    Aug06

    Lomachenko outclasses Marriaga to retain WBO crown

    Ukrainian southpaw Vasyl Lomachenko retained his WBO junior lightweight title, flooring challenger Miguel Marriaga with one second left in the seventh round en route to a technical knockout victory. The 29-year-old Lomachenko outclassed Marriaga from the opening bell, scoring two knockdowns in making the third defense of his 130-pound title.”It...

    Vasyl Lomachenko defends belt, stops Marriaga after 7 rounds
    Aug06

    Vasyl Lomachenko defends belt, stops Marriaga after 7 rounds

    Although Vasyl Lomachenko had battered Miguel Marriaga around the ring for 6 1/2 superlative rounds, the Ukrainian star couldn’t break his Colombian opponent’s will until he landed a body punch … Click to Continue » …read more Source: Miami...

    United Nations bans key North Korea exports over missile tests
    Aug06

    United Nations bans key North Korea exports over missile tests

    Intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) Hwasong-14 is pictured during its second test-fire in this undated picture provided by KCNA in Pyongyang, on July 29, 2017. Photo: KCNA via Reuters UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday that could slash by a third the Asian...

    In 1941, Russia and Nazi Germany Proved How Horrific the Eastern Front Would Be
    Aug06

    In 1941, Russia and Nazi Germany Proved How Horrific the Eastern Front Would Be

    Warfare History Network History, Europe And it all happened in a tiny corner of Ukraine. In 1941, the northwestern corner of the Ukraine was not what one would call tank country. With the exception of a few narrow, poorly maintained highways, movement was largely restricted to unpaved roads running through terrain dominated by forests, hills,...