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    Chamberfest shows to see
    Jul18

    Chamberfest shows to see

    The world’s largest chamber music festival features about 100 concerts performed by between 300 and 400 musicians starting Thursday, July 21, and running until Aug. 3. Peter Robb and Natasha Gauthier suggest some concerts well worth checking out. Peter Robb 1. Mark the 125th anniversary of Ukrainian settlement in Canada with a concert...

    Ukrainian student who studied in Alberta killed in Nice attack
    Jul18

    Ukrainian student who studied in Alberta killed in Nice attack

    A Ukrainian citizen who had been studying in Alberta was killed in last week’s terrorist attack in Nice, France, the Embassy of Ukraine in Ottawa confirmed. …read more Source: Global...

    SitRep: Mass Arrests, Dismissals in Turkey; Russian Missiles in Crimea
    Jul18

    SitRep: Mass Arrests, Dismissals in Turkey; Russian Missiles in Crimea

    The Far-Right Foreigners Coming to Cleveland, Cars as Weapons, And Lots More …read more Source: Foreign...

    The Morning Vertical, July 18, 2016
    Jul18

    The Morning Vertical, July 18, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Two Years After MH17 Crash, a Settlement Has Been Reached
    Jul18

    Two Years After MH17 Crash, a Settlement Has Been Reached

    Exactly two years after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was shot down over Eastern Europe, the struggling air carrier has settled most of the many damages claims filed by families of the victims. Veeru Mewa, an attorney representing 165 of the Dutch victims, told The Guardian that the airline had reached a settlement with most of the parties...

    California Student Among the Dead in Attack on Nice
    Jul18

    California Student Among the Dead in Attack on Nice

    (LOS ANGELES) — An American student from the University of California, Berkeley, was identified Sunday as one of the 84 people killed in Thursday’s Bastille Day truck attack in the French city of Nice, according to statement from the school. The university said the FBI informed school officials that the body of 20-year-old Nicolas Leslie of...

    Is Russia’s Alliance with Greece a Threat to NATO?
    Jul18

    Is Russia’s Alliance with Greece a Threat to NATO?

    Henry Stanek Politics, Eurasia Beware the Athens-Moscow entente. Against the backdrop of ongoing economic crisis and tensions over the troika-backed austerity program, the Greek government of Alexis Tsipras has formed remarkably close ties with the Kremlin. As an active member of NATO, the Greek embrace of Russia has been seen by many as a shot...

    The Nice victims: American student was taking tech course
    Jul18

    The Nice victims: American student was taking tech course

    The terror attack on a joyous Bastille Day crowd waiting to watch fireworks in Nice, France, indiscriminately killed dozens of people, including children. The driver of a truck slammed into the festivities Thursday taking the lives of 84 people, including six members of the same family. Among those who have been identified were Americans,...

    The Latest: American student confirmed among Nice dead
    Jul18

    The Latest: American student confirmed among Nice dead

    The other program participants still unaccounted for are 22-year-old Canada-based Ukrainian national Misha Bazelevsky and 21-year-old Estonian Rickard Kruusberg, Annie Seneard, a communication officer at the Nice branch of the academy, told the Associated Press. Benzamia noted that relatives of Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhiel, the Tunisian-born truck...

    Families Caught in Painful Limbo Awaiting IDs of Nice Dead
    Jul17

    Families Caught in Painful Limbo Awaiting IDs of Nice Dead

    NICE, France—The painstaking process of identifying the victims of the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice dragged into its third day Sunday, adding to the anguish of family members caught between uncertainty and grief. Eighty-four people were killed in the Thursday night attack on the Promenades des Anglais, which happened as they were making...