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    Russia Asks Dutch Officials to Look Into New MH17 Evidence
    Jan14

    Russia Asks Dutch Officials to Look Into New MH17 Evidence

    Russian aviation officials have asked the Dutch body which investigated the 2014 downing of a Malaysian jet over eastern Ukraine to look into new evidence …read more Source: ABC...

    Alps avalanche: Students may have skied ahead of teacher
    Jan14

    Alps avalanche: Students may have skied ahead of teacher

    PARIS (AP) — A French official says that some high school students swept away by a deadly avalanche in the Alps may have skied ahead of their teacher. Jean-Paul Bonnetain, top administrative official for the Isere region, urged all skiers to heed avalanche warnings after three people were killed at the Deux-Alpes ski resort Wednesday. Two were...

    At least three dead in French Alps avalanche
    Jan14

    At least three dead in French Alps avalanche

    A deadly avalanche hit a high school group skiing in the French Alps on Wednesday, killing two students and a Ukrainian skier and seriously injuring three others, officials said. …read more Source: FOX...

    US cyber official warns of more attacks on industrial control systems
    Jan14

    US cyber official warns of more attacks on industrial control systems

    Thomson ReutersA U.S. government cyber security official warned that authorities have seen an increase in attacks that penetrate industrial control system networks over the past year, and said they are vulnerable because they are exposed to the Internet. Industrial control systems are computers that control operations of industrial processes,...

    Dozens Killed By Deadly Swine Flu Virus In Ukraine
    Jan14

    Dozens Killed By Deadly Swine Flu Virus In Ukraine

    An outbreak of the H1N1 swine flu virus has killed more than 50 people in Ukraine this winter — an increase of 10 percent over last year, Ukrainian authorities said. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    All of the problems with the economy come down to the SHOE crisis
    Jan14

    All of the problems with the economy come down to the SHOE crisis

    Cathal McNaughton/ReutersThe weak growth, large output gap, low return on capital, and a host of other economic malaise are widely recognized. There seem to be two main schools. One is associated with Reinhart and Rogoff. They argue that “this time is not different” and that much of disappointment with economic performances are what...

    Obama and Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria, Korea
    Jan14

    Obama and Putin discuss Ukraine, Syria, Korea

    WASHINGTON — President Obama spoke today by phone with President Vladimir Putin of Russia. …read more Source: USA...

    Obama, Putin Discuss World Crises
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin Discuss World Crises

    U.S. President Barack Obama spoke by telephone Wednesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin on a number of issues, White House officials said. The two leaders discussed ongoing efforts to bring an end to the civil war in Syria and abiding by the terms of a cease-fire in Ukraine. “They spent a significant portion of their time discussing...

    Obama, Putin agree on a tougher response to North Korea
    Jan14

    Obama, Putin agree on a tougher response to North Korea

    In a wide-ranging phone call, Obama and Putin appeared to speak past one another about the situation in eastern Ukraine, according to each country’s description of the call. The White House said Obama had called for Russia to fulfill its obligations under a cease-fire deal; the Kremlin said Putin has emphasized the need for Ukraine to meet...

    Obama, Putin call for tough response to North Korea
    Jan13

    Obama, Putin call for tough response to North Korea

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin have spoken about the situations in Ukraine and Syria. …read more Source: U.S....