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    U.S. imposes new sanctions on Russian entities over 2016 election meddling
    Mar15

    U.S. imposes new sanctions on Russian entities over 2016 election meddling

    The Treasury Department on Thursday slapped new sanctions on two dozen Russian entities and individuals for interfering in the 2016 election and conducting a series of damaging cyberattacks.“The administration is confronting and countering malign Russian cyber activity, including their attempted interference in U.S. elections, destructive...

    Ukraine Lawmaker: Speaker Was Involved in 2014 Killings
    Mar15

    Ukraine Lawmaker: Speaker Was Involved in 2014 Killings

    A former military pilot who became a national icon in Ukraine after spending two years in a Russian prison has accused Ukraine’s parliament speaker of being associated with snipers who fired on the crowds during the country’s 2014 uprising. Lawmaker Nadiya Savchenko told journalists Thursday that she saw Andriy Parubiy, a key...

    Cord cutters’ choice: Streaming TV alternatives spring up in Netflix’s shadow
    Mar15

    Cord cutters’ choice: Streaming TV alternatives spring up in Netflix’s shadow

    The popularity of cutting the cord to traditional cable TV bundles isn’t just evident in the number who have done it —13.5 million people by 2017, according to MoffettNathenson Research. It’s also obvious in the individual streaming subscriptions now being offered, with more options for viewing different genres of films and TV shows....

    Ukraine lawmaker says speaker was involved in 2014 killings
    Mar15

    Ukraine lawmaker says speaker was involved in 2014 killings

    A former military pilot who became a national icon in Ukraine after spending two years in a Russian prison has accused Ukraine’s parliament speaker of being associated with snipers who fired on the crowds during the country’s 2014 uprising. …read more Source: FOX...

    ‘War Hero’ Savchenko Accused Of Terror Plot, Levels Own Accusations In Ukraine
    Mar15

    ‘War Hero’ Savchenko Accused Of Terror Plot, Levels Own Accusations In Ukraine

    Lawmaker and former Russian captive Nadia Savchenko has traded incendiary accusations with senior Ukrainian authorities, and faces possible arrest over what Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko alleged was a detailed plan for a devastating “terrorist” attack on parliament. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges
    Mar15

    Ex-Trump campaign chairman asks judge to dismiss charges

    WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman asked a federal judge Wednesday to dismiss some of the criminal charges he faces related to his foreign lobbying work on behalf of Ukrainian interests. In a series of motions, attorneys for Paul Manafort attacked the case brought against him in Washington, arguing that special...

    Ukraine lawmaker says speaker was involved in 2014 killings
    Mar15

    Ukraine lawmaker says speaker was involved in 2014 killings

    A former military pilot who became a national icon in Ukraine after spending two years in a Russian prison has accused Ukraine’s parliament speaker of being associated with snipers who … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Vladimir Putin campaigns in disputed territory of Crimea
    Mar15

    Vladimir Putin campaigns in disputed territory of Crimea

    The Kremlin is rejecting British allegations that Russia is behind the nerve agent attack on a former spy and his daughter in England. Meanwhile, Russian president Vladimir Putin traveled to Crimea for a massive campaign rally, days before the election. Russia faced international condemnation when it took over Crimea from Ukraine four years ago....

    Ukraine Prosecutor Accuses Former War Hero of Parliament Attack Plot
    Mar15

    Ukraine Prosecutor Accuses Former War Hero of Parliament Attack Plot

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukraine’s top prosecutor has accused Nadiya Savchenko, a former helicopter navigator who became a national hero after being held… …read more Source: U.S....

    Nauert, Elevated to Senior State Dep’t Post, Slams Russia Over Crimea
    Mar15

    Nauert, Elevated to Senior State Dep’t Post, Slams Russia Over Crimea

    In her first statement as acting undersecretary for public diplomacy and public affairs, Heather Nauert on Wednesday marked the fourth anniversary of the controversial referendum that led to Russia’s annexation of Crimea by declaring that “Crimea is Ukraine.” …read more Source: CNS...