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    IAAF rejects 28 Russians, approves 3
    Jun01

    IAAF rejects 28 Russians, approves 3

    MOSCOW — The IAAF rejected bids from 28 Russians to compete as neutral athletes Wednesday and approved only three. Russia was banned from all international track and field competition in 2015 amid allegations of widespread Doping and a cover-up orchestrated by government officials. Former European javelin champion Vera Rebrik, who competed for...

    Meet the Venture Capitalist Who Launched a Kickstarter for War
    May31

    Meet the Venture Capitalist Who Launched a Kickstarter for War

    From Syria to Ukraine, when the Pentagon needs help, Jim Hake has the answer. …read more Source: Foreign...

    Ushakov: Putin to hold a number of international meetings on sidelines of SPIEF discussing crisis in Syria
    May31

    Ushakov: Putin to hold a number of international meetings on sidelines of SPIEF discussing crisis in Syria

    Ushakov: Putin to hold a number of international meetings on sidelines of SPIEF discussing crisis in Syria Moscow, SANA – Assistant of the Russian President Yuri Ushakov announced that President Vladimir Putin will hold a number of international meetings in St. Petersburg city, including a meeting with the UN Secretary-General António Guterres on...

    Muguruza survives scare as Nadal, Djokovic march on
    May31

    Muguruza survives scare as Nadal, Djokovic march on

    French Open title rivals Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic stormed into the last 32 yesterday, while women’s defending champion Garbine Muguruza survived a second-round scare.Nadal outclassed Dutchman Robin Haase 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 in one hour and 49 minutes on Court Philippe Chatrier to continue his quest for an incredible 10th Roland Garros...

    Malaysia Airlines plane turns back after ‘bomb threat’
    May31

    Malaysia Airlines plane turns back after ‘bomb threat’

    SYDNEY, May 31, 2017 (AFP) – A Malaysia Airlines flight was forced to return to Melbourne airport Wednesday after a passenger tried to force his way into the cockpit claiming he had a bomb, officials said.Malaysian Deputy Transport Minister Abdul Aziz Kaprawi said the passenger, who he identified as a Sri Lankan national, appeared to have...

    The legal risks of Jared Kushner’s meeting with a Russian banker, explained
    May31

    The legal risks of Jared Kushner’s meeting with a Russian banker, explained

    Federal investigators are fixated on a mysterious December meeting between senior White House adviser Jared Kushner and Russian banker Sergey Gorkov. Was Kushner really trying to open a direct channel of communications with Russian President Vladimir Putin? And why would he meet with the head of a state-controlled Russian bank to discuss such a...

    Ukraine claims early arbitration victory over Gazprom
    May31

    Ukraine claims early arbitration victory over Gazprom

    Blow to Russian gas group’s ‘take or pay’ contracts from Stockholm panel …read more Source: Financial...

    Ukraine doctor pioneering ‘three-parent’ babies
    May31

    Ukraine doctor pioneering ‘three-parent’ babies

    KIEV (AFP) – A 34-year-old woman tried to have a baby for 15 years before she turned to a pioneering doctor in Ukraine and a groundbreaking but ethically disputed three-parent procedure.She became the mother of a healthy baby boy in January at a private clinic in Kiev using a process called pronuclear transfer that inserts the couples genes...

    Underground Water Pipe Explodes in Ukraine in This Insane Video
    May31

    Underground Water Pipe Explodes in Ukraine in This Insane Video

    An underground water pipe in Kiev, Ukraine exploded and the footage is nuts. at The Daily Beast. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Merkel’s speech wasn’t era-defining, says her chief of staff
    May31

    Merkel’s speech wasn’t era-defining, says her chief of staff

    BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s call for Europe to take more responsibility for its own security was not an era-defining moment but “the logical consequence” of years of American foreign policy, her chief of staff said Wednesday. “Europe and the U.S. have been very close allies for many...