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    This week in science: it came from outer space
    May20

    This week in science: it came from outer space

    Carl Sagan defined the cosmos as all there ever was and all there ever will be. But we may inhabit only one “universe,” a single space-time that seems to have arisen 13.7 billion years ago by best estimates. And there are reasons to suspect our universe may be simply one of many, although how that collection might be arranged, how they originate,...

    World: Trump Jr. And other aides met with gulf emissary offering help to win election
    May19

    World: Trump Jr. And other aides met with gulf emissary offering help to win election

    WASHINGTON — Three months before the 2016 election, a small group gathered at Trump Tower to meet with Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son. The meeting was convened primarily to offer help to the Trump team, and it forged relationships between the men and Trump insiders that would develop over the coming months.Past the election...

    Ukrainian first vice prime minister: Azerbaijan will open Trading House in Ukraine in the coming days
    May19

    Ukrainian first vice prime minister: Azerbaijan will open Trading House in Ukraine in the coming days

    “Azerbaijan has already completed work on the opening of a Trading House in Ukraine. The opening will be held in the coming days,” Ukraine`s First Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Economic Development and Trade Stepan Kubiv has told AZERTAC`s Kiev-based correspondent …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Poroshenko Recalls Ukraine’s Envoys From CIS Bodies
    May19

    Poroshenko Recalls Ukraine’s Envoys From CIS Bodies

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree recalling Kyiv’s envoys from bodies of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), a loose grouping of former Soviet republics that he sai …read more Source: Big News...

    News in Digest: We’ll take the moral high ground
    May19

    News in Digest: We’ll take the moral high ground

    The biggest question doing the rounds in Eurovision circles isn’t about cultural appropriation. No, we’ll leave that to Anti-Semites and bad losers the world over. It’s who on earth makes up these juries, because the gulf between their scores and those of the public couldn’t be wider on Saturday night, and Denmark was...

    How Hitler Tried to Stack His Panzer Tanks to Stop Defeat (It Completely Failed)
    May19

    How Hitler Tried to Stack His Panzer Tanks to Stop Defeat (It Completely Failed)

    Warfare History Network History, Europe A really bad idea. Even in the dark days of March 1945, when the Third Reich was on the brink of collapse, its troops managed to exhibit that grim humor that enables frontline soldiers to endure the horrors of battle. As the panzer crews of mighty Tiger II tanks rumbled forward in the last German offensive...

    Poroshenko Recalls Ukraine’s Envoys From CIS Bodies
    May19

    Poroshenko Recalls Ukraine’s Envoys From CIS Bodies

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree recalling Kyiv’s envoys from bodies of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), a loose grouping of former Soviet republics that he said Ukraine no longer has any use for. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Putin seeks common cause with Merkel over Trump
    May19

    Putin seeks common cause with Merkel over Trump

    SOCHI – Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday that he would stand up to any attempts by U.S. President Donald Trump to block a Russian-German gas pipeline project. , Berlin and Moscow have been at loggerheads since Russia’s annexation of Crimea four years ago, but they share...

    Estonian tennis star Annett Kontaveit beats Wozniacki to reach Rome semis
    May19

    Estonian tennis star Annett Kontaveit beats Wozniacki to reach Rome semis

    Highest ranked Estonian tennis player Anett Kontaveit defeated top Danish player and number two in the world according to the World Tennis Association (WTA), Caroline Wozniacki, 27, in the quarterfinals of the WTA Rome masters on Friday, booking herself a place in the the semifinals. The 22-year-old from Tallinn won the match convincingly in two...

    Feds deny Russian rumours that 3 Canadian soldiers were killed in Ukraine
    May19

    Feds deny Russian rumours that 3 Canadian soldiers were killed in Ukraine

    Federal officials have flatly denied online rumours circulated by Russian social media accounts that three Canadian soldiers working in Ukraine were killed by a landmine. The Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces told CTV News that the claims are totally false, and that there are no Canadians who have been injured or...