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    Foreign Policy: Tillerson to NATO: Get It Together in the Next Two Months, Or …
    Apr02

    Foreign Policy: Tillerson to NATO: Get It Together in the Next Two Months, Or …

    Foreign Policy: On Friday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told NATO allies in Brussels that the United States is spending a “disproportionate amount” on defense compared to other NATO members. He also said that he expects NATO allies to either increase their defense spending or come up with plans to do so by May 25, when President Donald Trump...

    US ambassador: No question Russia meddled in election
    Apr02

    US ambassador: No question Russia meddled in election

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says there’s no question Russia was involved in the U.S. presidential election and that the actions of the Kremlin will be addressed after the investigations are completed. “We don’t want any country involved in our elections, ever,” Nikki Haley said in an interview...

    ‘Black Widow’ bride claims family of millionaire Brit husband are trying to frame her for his murder
    Apr02

    ‘Black Widow’ bride claims family of millionaire Brit husband are trying to frame her for his murder

    Ganna Ziuzina, 38, is accused of having a hand in the hit-and-run death of Devon-born Barry Pring after he was hit by a speeding car in Ganna’s home country of Ukraine in 2008 …read more Source:...

    Dictator vs. democrat? Not quite: Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny is no progressive hero
    Apr02

    Dictator vs. democrat? Not quite: Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny is no progressive hero

    Vladimir Putin; Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny (Credit: Reuters/Sergei Karpukhin/AP) Anti-corruption protests swept across nearly 100 Russian towns and cities last week, from the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad in the West to Vladivostok in the Far East. They were the biggest demonstrations in Russia since the 2011-12 protests against...

    Lifestyle: Watch ‘Shark Tank’ star Kevin O’Leary cook up a creative deal for a toy company
    Apr02

    Lifestyle: Watch ‘Shark Tank’ star Kevin O’Leary cook up a creative deal for a toy company

    Kevin O’Leary has become the master of thinking outside the box when it comes to deals on ABC’s “Shark Tank.”In Business Insider’s exclusive preview of Friday’s new episode at 9 p.m., O’Leary confounds Vlad Smolyanskyy, the young founder of Pinblock, with a creative offer.At just 21, Smolyanskyy had moved...

    Russian poet Evgeny Yevtushenko, who broke silence over Babi Yar, dies at 84
    Apr02

    Russian poet Evgeny Yevtushenko, who broke silence over Babi Yar, dies at 84

    Yevtushenko, whose famous poem commemorated the massacre of 33,771 Jews at the Kiev ravine, passed away on Sunday. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    Nikki Haley: Trump ‘not stopping me from beating up on Russia’
    Apr02

    Nikki Haley: Trump ‘not stopping me from beating up on Russia’

    U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Saturday that President Donald Trump has not stopped her from “beating up on Russia.” In an interview with ABC’s “This Week,” host Martha Raddatz asked the former South Carolina governor how the U.S. maintains its role, in Haley’s words, as the “moral conscience of the world” if...

    Acclaimed Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies
    Apr02

    Acclaimed Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies

    This file photo taken on January 21, 2015 shows Russian poet, novelist and literature professor Yevgeny Yevtushenko looking on during a meeting with readers in Moscow – AFP/DMITRY SEREBRYAKOV Acclaimed Russian poet Yevgeny A. Yevtushenko, whose work focused on war atrocities and denounced anti-Semitism and tyrannical dictators, has died. He was...

    Ukraine slams Eurovision amid feud with Russia over contest entrant
    Apr02

    Ukraine slams Eurovision amid feud with Russia over contest entrant

    Kyiv has lashed out at Eurovision after organizers called on Ukraine to lift its ban on Russian entrant Yulia Samoilova. The singer is believed to have illegally entered Moscow-annexed Crimea for a 2015 performance. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine slams Eurovision amid feud with Russia over contest entrant
    Apr02

    Ukraine slams Eurovision amid feud with Russia over contest entrant

    Kyiv has lashed out at Eurovision after organizers called on Ukraine to lift its ban on Russian entrant Yulia Samoilova. The singer is believed to have illegally entered Moscow-annexed Crimea for a 2015 performance. …read more Source: Deutsche...